£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...
Earliest evidence of wine consumption in the Americas found in Caribbean
Earliest evidence of wine drinking in the Americas found in Caribbean pottery vessels by team involving the University of Leicester
Ancient climate change solves mystery of vanished South African lakes
Arid regions of South Africa were once home to lakes, a University of Leicester-led study has confirmed.
University launches pioneering new centre to study bacteriophages to combat antibiotic resistant bacteria
A pioneering new centre to study bacteriophages to combat antibiotic resistant bacteria has officially launched at The University of Leicester.
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...
‘Alien weather forecast’ by Leicester scientist provides insight into distant world
New observations of a planet surrounded by mysterious haze benefit from modelling work by a University of Leicester researcher.
Leicester scholar’s Bible ushers in new royal chapter (and verse)
The Quatercentenary Edition of the King James Bible, prepared by University of Leicester academic Professor Gordon Campbell in 2011, will be used...
Leicester scientist lends insight into Hubble ‘shadow play’ around planet-forming disc
University of Leicester scientist contributed modelling to new study to give insight into warping of protoplanetary discs by planets.
Satellite data reveals source of increased global atmospheric methane between 2020-2021
New research into the causes of the unprecedented increase in global atmospheric methane in 2020 and 2021 uses data from the National Centre for...
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...