The University of Manchester's research has real-world impact beyond academia. We are at the forefront of the search for solutions to some of the world's most pressing problems, seeking to be a global force for positive change.
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. For information on the University's Coronavirus response - https://www.manchester.ac.uk/coronavirus-response/
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The majority of adolescents to self-harm or die by suicide had spoken to their GP or practice nurse during the preceding year, according to a Manchester research partnership.
A new Manchester briefing, in collaboration with The Runnymede Trust, highlights how the pandemic has impacted older people from ethnic minority groups.
A joint study of tuberculosis patients in six Jakarta hospitals has revealed up to 13 per cent of them had fungal lung infection at the end of their treatment.
Children growing up in the north of England are experiencing widening inequality that is costing lives, according to a Manchester study.
A fungus that is hazardous to patients with respiratory disease can be found at higher levels during the summer in rooms with outer-facing windows.
Over-60s encourage others to join research evaluating new respiratory virus vaccine, and help prevent hospitalisations and deaths.
Promising results have been seen in a world-first study of the impact of 100% sustainable aviation fuel on both engines of a commercial jet.
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.