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Sir Mansel Aylward

Sir Mansel Aylward announced as new Chair of Life Sciences Hub Wales

21 September 2017

Professor Aylward will develop repurposed vision for Life Sciences Hub

Wearable tech

Wearable well-being – can technology make us healthier?

29 August 2017

‘Doctor on Your Wrist’ event explores healthcare and technology.

Insulin inside a cell

‘Retraining’ the immune system

10 August 2017

Pioneering immunotherapy shows promise in type 1 diabetes

Newborn baby in incubator

New diagnostic kit for Duchenne muscular dystrophy

10 August 2017

New test for screening of Duchenne muscular dystrophy in newborn babies

A young man helping an older man

Helping dementia carers make sense of their experiences

1 August 2017

Helping dementia carers make sense of their experiences

CT scan of cancerous lungs

Positive effect of CT screening on smokers

25 July 2017

Smokers who receive CT lung screening are more likely to quit

Man and woman using breathing apparatus

Engage-HD

17 July 2017

Assessing the impact of exercise programmes on people with Huntington’s disease

Mother breastfeeding child

Lack of peer support for breastfeeding mums

7 July 2017

Peer support for breastfeeding mothers is not available in many areas of the UK

Antibiotics

New trial to tackle antibiotic overuse in hospitalised children

4 July 2017

A new £1.4m national research trial to tackle antibiotic overuse in hospitalised children and reduce the spread of antimicrobial resistance is being led by the University of Liverpool and Alder Hey Children’s NHS Foundation Trust.

Professor Malcom Mason

Queen’s Birthday Honours

22 June 2017

University community recognised for outstanding contribution