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How does weight loss affect your body?

Important things to know before losing that extra fat Professor Philip [...]

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Will copper sheets really ease the pain of freezing toes?

Dr Francesco Del Galdo (LIRMM) was quoted in a Daily Mail article [...]

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Periodontal disease may be key initiator of rheumatoid arthritis

Dr Kulveer Mankia (LIRMM) presented the results of a study at the [...]

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Improved hip testing standard will better predict risk of failure

A new ISO global standard developed by MeDe Innovation researchers [...]

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Researchers are putting next generation knee implants through their paces

Dr Louise Jennings, of MeDe Innovation, and Ian Revie, of Invibio, [...]

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Leeds hosts international surgeons' conference

The International Society for Knowledge for Surgeons on Arthroscopy [...]

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BRC Researchers Awarded OBEs

Two of the Leeds BRC’s key researchers have been recognised in [...]

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Perfect posture? How sitting-up straight won't stop your back pain...

Professor Philip Conaghan (LIRMM) says that good posture may have [...]

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BEAT-Lupus trial hits 50% recruitment milestone

The UK’s first clinical trial testing a biological combination [...]

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Newcastle and Leeds Biomedical Research Centres collaborate on cognitive study

Through the NIHR Infrastructure Short Placement Award for Research [...]

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Trust backs Leeds research into devastating disease

Researchers in Leeds are hoping for a breakthrough in the treatment [...]

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Leeds professors shortlisted for international inventor prize

A marriage of biology and physics has resulted in two leading University [...]

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Emerging leader prize for Ed

Congratulations to Ed Vital, Associate Professor and Honorary Consultant [...]

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Leeds acknowledged as national leader in AHP research

A recent MRC publication has identified that Leeds is leading the [...]

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£10m plan to take Yorkshire’s medical technologies expertise to the world

Solving the challenges which hamper Yorkshire’s medical technology [...]

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NIHR Bioresource Centre Leeds

Leeds Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust is delighted to join a network [...]

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Dedicated lupus clinic room opens at Chapel Allerton Hospital

A dedicated lupus clinic room has now been officially opened at Chapel [...]

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Dermatology Research Award for Miriam

Congratulations to Dr Miriam Wittmann, Associate Professor in Inflammatory [...]

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Hand Osteoarthritis: Hydroxychloroquine no more effective than placebo

Dr Sarah Kingsbury (LIRMM) takes part in a Q&A about her recent [...]

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Arthritis research making strides forward

Scientists at the University of Leeds are investigating whether amateur [...]

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Study challenges use of off-label drug to treat osteoarthritis in hands

An off-label drug prescribed to treat osteoarthritis of the hand [...]

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Encouraging findings presented for potential new Sjögren’s treatment

The results of a Phase IIa clinical trial have suggested a potential [...]

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Research to be recognised by regulators for its role in improving patient care

Recent evidence suggests that hospitals that support high quality [...]

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Deborah Gardner Interweave Exhibition

Leeds Biomedical Research Centre will be permanently displaying ‘Interweave’ [...]

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Raynaud's: BBC Two - Trust Me, I'm a Doctor

Raynaud's Disease is a topic being covered by Episode 3 of the BBC [...]

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Grant secured for EU wide study

Professor Michael McDermott and Dr Siniša Savić from LIRMM have [...]

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Dr Sophie Williams awarded almost £1m research grant

15TH NOVEMBER 2017     Dr Sophie Williams, School of [...]

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Future of key musculoskeletal research centre secured

A multi-million pound investment has secured the future of a joint [...]

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Government recognition for Leeds City Region medtech expertise

Research into innovative medical technologies has been recognised [...]

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University of Leeds Postgraduate Researcher of the Year 2017 - Runner Up

Congratulations to Dr Yuzaiful Yusof (Faculty of Medicine and Health) [...]

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MRC DiMeN Doctoral Training Partnership - New Opportunity

DiMeN Doctoral Training Partnership: The genetic basis of comorbidities [...]

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Rory elected to the European Academy of Rehabilitation Medicine

Professor Rory O'Connor (LIRMM) has been elected to the European [...]

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Leeds Researchers Top Rankings

Professors Paul Emery (LIRMM) and Alistair Hall (LICAMM) have been [...]

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Fellowship for Mike

Dr Mike Backhouse has been elected as a Fellow of the College of [...]

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IAG Partners with Academics to Provide AI-Powered MRI Analysis of Scleroderma

IAG, the Image Analysis Group has partnered with the academics from [...]

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How collaboration is transforming clinical research (PharmaTimes)

Professor Peter Taylor of NIHR Translational Research Collaboration [...]

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Consultant appointment for Heidi

Congratulations to Dr Heidi Siddle who has been appointed as a Consultant [...]

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Hemant is 1 in 16

Congratulations to Prof Hemant Pandit (LIRMM), Professor of Orthopaedic [...]

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Inflammation, joint pain and arthritis: everything you need to know (The Daily Telegraph)

Professor Phil Conaghan (LIRMM) explains the cause of inflammation, [...]

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Leeds BRC Researcher’s Team wins PPI Award

Leeds Biomedical Research Centre researcher, Dr Kulveer Mankia, has [...]

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First ever mobile clinic testing people for Raynaud's was in Leeds.

We were delighted to be working with Dr. Francesco Del Galdo to launch [...]

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Gold for Leeds in the Teaching Excellence Framework

The University of Leeds has achieved a Gold rating in the Teaching [...]

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No excuses... running isn't bad for your knees, (Irish Daily Mail)

No excuses... running isn't bad for your knees, (Irish Daily Mail) Professor [...]

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Who are the NIHR?

A new video has been released to explain who the NIHR is and what [...]

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Professor Paul Emery is again the most cited European rheumatology researcher

Professor Paul Emery tops a list of the 30 most cited rheumatology [...]

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New centres of excellence join the NIHR Translational Research Collaborations

Two of the NIHR’s Translational Research Collaborations (TRCs) [...]

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Knee replacement grant success

Professors Hemant Pandit and Anthony Redmond have just had confirmation [...]

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Funding for Lupus Research

A team led by Dr Ed Vital, Honorary Professor within LIRMM and Consultant [...]

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Dr John Biglands awarded an NIHR Clinical Lectureship

Dr John Biglands has been awarded an NIHR Clinical Lectureship to [...]

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Ambassador programme gains conference for Leeds

Once again ConferenceLeeds has shown how effective it is to create [...]

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Celebrating the University's 'Women of Achievement 2016'

Professor Ruth Wilcox is Professor of Biomedical Engineering in the [...]

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World-leading medical engineering shown to Minister

Cutting-edge developments in medical technology have been demonstrated [...]

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Unclear if sports raise later arthritis risk

(Reuters Health) - Playing team sports, especially soccer, at the [...]

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University of Leeds School of Medicine has achieved a silver Athena SWAN award

University of Leeds School of Medicine has achieved a silver Athena [...]

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Translational Proof of Concept funding: Regenerative Devices Partnership Call:

Academics and researchers working in close collaboration with medical [...]

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University of Leeds awarded university of the year 2017

The University of Leeds has been named University of the Year 2017 [...]

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Does glucosamine really help joint pain?

Lots of people take glucosamine to help them with pains in their [...]

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New £816 million investment in health research

Leeds Musculoskeletal Biomedical Research Unit (LMBRU) has been awarded [...]

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Prof. Philip Conaghan: the practical use of imaging in rheumatoid and osteoarthritis

Prof. Philip Conaghan discussing the practical use of imaging in [...]

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Dr Kyriakakis wins prestigious national research award

Dr Nikolaos Kyriakis has been awarded the National Institute for [...]

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Don’t miss out on the benefits of early diagnosis

Detecting RA in its first stages increases the chances of good outcomes [...]

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Professor John Fisher awarded an honorary degree by the University of Leeds

An honorary degree is regarded as one of higher education’s most [...]

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Prof Tony Redmond receives the 2016 Droitwich Lecturer award

Congratulations also to Professor Tony Redmond who has received the [...]

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Is it legal to force women to wear high heels at work?

This articles reveals an issue around the dress code of women at [...]

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Prof Eileen Ingham recognised for contribution to medical science

Professor Eileen Ingham (Biomedical Sciences) has been recognised [...]

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Recognising NIHR CRN Leading Commercial Principal Investigators

Over 70 leading National Institute for Health Research (NIHR) commercial [...]

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Athena SWAN Silver Success for the Faculty of Engineering

The Athena SWAN award represents the combined efforts of all five [...]

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Venus Williams: 'I Live with Sjogren´s syndrome Every Day'

Venus Williams will turn 36 on June and keeps playing not without [...]

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World's Most Influential Scientific Minds

LMBRU Director Paul Emery and Alistair Hall from University of Leeds [...]

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Most Highly Cited Publications in Musculoskeletal Diseases

A bibliometric analysis from RAND Europe shows that the University [...]

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Professor Conaghan discusses how to strengthen muscles

Consultant rheumatologist Professor Philip Conaghan explains to Dr [...]

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Dr Philip Helliwell receives top honour from American College of Rheumatology

Dr Philip Helliwell, senior lecturer in rheumatology at the University [...]

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Congratulations to Dr Heidi Siddle

Congratulations to Dr Heidi Siddle, who was awarded an Honorary [...]

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Awareness of Axial Spondyloarthritis in Secondary Care

The Leeds Musculoskeletal Biomedical Research Unit's Information [...]

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Community Volunteer Top Award

Yolande Sowerby, a member of the LMBRU PPI Group, was selected [...]

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Prof Emery most highly cited European rheumatologist

Professor Paul Emery has recently been identified as Europe’s most [...]

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The high cost of not treating ankylosing spondylitis

Failure to diagnose a rheumatic condition that can cause life-long [...]

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Major grant award

We are pleased to announce that Dr Francesco Del Galdo (BHRC Senior [...]

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