Digital support can significantly reduce anxiety among autistic adults, study finds
A digital innovation that provides autistic adults with 24/7 support and practical tools to manage the challenges of everyday life has been shown...
£2.5m to help with complex health and social care decision-making across the UK
Funding from the National Institute for Health and Care Research (NIHR) to support collaboration providing research-based evidence to support...
Latest MBRRACE-UK figures for maternal and perinatal mortality in the UK are published
Researchers from the University of Leicester and Oxford Population Health’s National Perinatal Epidemiology Unit publish new data on women who...
A study by a Leicester scientist has answered the 100-year-old question about how chromosomes get their iconic X-shape
A team of researchers led by Professor Daniel Panne at the University of Leicester and Dr Benjamin Rowland at the Netherlands Cancer Institute...
Pioneering vascular research receives major boost from the British Heart Foundation
The British Heart Foundation has awarded nearly £900,000 to a University of Leicester professor to continue his pioneering heart valve research.
University of Leicester joins NHS-funded project to establish Schwartz Rounds for health and social care students and staff
The University of Leicester is amongst Midlands universities the NHS is helping to establish Schwartz Rounds for their health and social care...
Strengthening general practice will save lives
Bolstering the number of doctors in the UK and increasing access to health care will save lives and improve life expectancy in lower-income...
University of Leicester experts set to launch global health research project in Nepal
A £10 million project lead by experts from the University of Leicester to improve healthcare in the subcontinent has taken a step forward with a...
Biggest leap in identified lung health genes paves way for personalised risk score
New Nature Genetics study led by Universities of Leicester and Nottingham finds over 500 genes linked to lung health, providing new targets for...
University of Leicester scientist takes cancer biomarker research to Parliament
PhD student at the Leicester Cancer Research Centre, Tumie Ntereke, presents her work to politicians and expert judges on 6 March