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From tackling cancer and poverty to finding the energy solutions of the future, our research is making a real difference to the quality of people's lives across the globe. Search our Research Explorer to find out more.
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A Manchester-based astrophysicist's research is expected to provide valuable insights into the behaviour of gravity in the early stages of the universe.
The Sir Henry Royce Institute for Advanced Materials has appointed Andrew Hosty, a leading materials scientist and engineer, as Chief Executive.
A new type of study will investigate treatment and management of rheumatoid arthritis by analysing thousands of real-life experiences.
Researchers from Manchester were recognised for their invention, EnviroSAR, a wildfire monitoring service which uses satellite data.
Oxidants, which have historically been blamed for heart disease, have a vital role in effective blood circulation, research shows.
The University of Manchester's research beacons are examples of pioneering discoveries, interdisciplinary collaboration and cross-sector partnerships that are tackling some of the biggest questions facing the planet.