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  • Biomedical Heart Research SculptureNew BHF investment to bolster world-class research in LeicesterPress release date02/07/2019SummaryThe University of Leicester has received £1 million funding from the British Heart Foundation (BHF) to strengthen its world-class research into...Press releaseThe university is one of only six institutions in the UK to be awarded with a BHF Accelerator Award, which encourages pioneering research of the...
  • Leicester's Research News Press release imageLeicester researchers praised for ‘innovation, energy and enthusiasm’Press release date20/06/2019SummaryA centre in Leicester that leads the way in pioneering diabetes research has been praised for its “innovation, energy and enthusiasm”.Press releaseFounded in 2012, the Leicester Diabetes Centre has been lauded as an excellent example of how healthcare research should be carried out in a national...
  • Children's research - ICT dayPupils gain research passports for International Clinical Trials DayPress release date22/05/2019SummarySixty pupils from Hazel Community Primary School in Leicester completed science and medicine-related tasks in Research Space at Leicester’s Hospitals...Press releaseThe children collected stamps on a research passport as they took part in activities, including chemistry experiments, manual dexterity tests and...