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cancer research

A new less invasive treatment is safer than standard major surgery for early-stage rectal cancer, giving patients a better quality of life with fewer life-altering side effects, a pilot study shows.

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Medication used to treat a range of inflammatory diseases may be less safe than previously thought.

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The University of Leeds has secured part of a new £147 million research initiative to work with developing nations on the world's biggest challenges.

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A large international study has revealed that the genetic risk of pre-eclampsia, a potentially dangerous condition in pregnancy, is related to blood pressure and body mass index (BMI). 

Lighthouse Laboratory

University staff and students have been recognised for their role in helping to establish the Alderley Park Lighthouse Laboratory in Cheshire, a key part of the Government’s COVID-19 testing strategy.