Battery research project involving Leicester receives fresh investment from Faraday Institution
University of Leicester scientists will lend their expertise to the Recycling and Reuse (ReLiB) project, which will develop, improve and scale...
Phenomenal space explosion astonishes Leicester researchers and shines a light on our own galaxy
University of Leicester researchers have played crucial roles in discovering and analysing a gamma-ray burst at least 10 times brighter than...
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...
Space Park Leicester makes £89m impact on economy in first year
University of Leicester’s pioneering £100 million space hub releases new assessment of its economic impact at the end of its first year.
New UK ‘Space City’ cluster launched in Leicester
£233 million investment in major UK cluster for space technology and research
Space Park Leicester marks hugely successful first year as Space City launches
University of Leicester reflects on past and hints at future as glimpse of next phase of Space Park Leicester’s development unveiled, coinciding...
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...
Researcher lands £250k funding to continue investigation into DNA damage and its link to cancer
A university researcher has been awarded a prestigious prize to continue her cutting-edge work to understand how the body responds to DNA damage...
A new UK Climate Information Service formed to address the climate emergency
The UK Earth Observation Climate Information Service (EOCIS) launched this week (7 March), led by the University of Leicester headquartered...
The University of Leicester receives further £1.25 million to fund world-leading social sciences research
University of Leicester has been awarded an additional £1.