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Bradford scientist awarded £90k to investigate link between diabetes and breast cancer

Published: 4 January 2018

A leading Bradford scientist has been awarded a grant worth more than £90,000 by research charity Breast Cancer Now to carry out cutting-edge research to uncover why breast cancer is more likely to spread in those with type two diabetes, than in those without the disease.

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New diagnostic offers hope to sufferers of serious eye infections that pose biggest risk to contact lens wearers

Published: 22 December 2017

Some of the most devastating eye infections leading to possible blindness and to which contact lens wearers are particularly vulnerable have until now proved difficult to diagnose quickly enough for effective treatment.

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Bradford is tranquillity trailblazer

Published: 14 December 2017

The University of Bradford is leading the way in showing city dwellers how they can escape the hustle and bustle and recharge their batteries, without leaving the city.s.

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Tackling obesity through Motivational Avatars

Tackling obesity through Motivational Avatars

Published: 11 December 2017

Experts from the Universities of Bradford and Leeds are changing the way healthcare professionals tackle obesity with the creation of motivational avatars.

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Decade long relationship enhanced by knowledge transfer partnerships

Decade long relationship enhanced by knowledge transfer partnerships

Published: 11 December 2017

The Centre for Pharmaceutical Engineering Sciences (CPES) has secured its second Knowledge Transfer Partnership with Natures Laboratory to support their latest innovation goals using the healing properties of propolis.

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Relationships with China go from strength to strength

Relationships with China go from strength to strength

Published: 11 December 2017

Since its inception Science Bridges China, a University of Bradford-RCUK international research platform in advanced materials for healthcare, has been responsible for many major research successes and highly valued relationships with China, and continues to go from strength to strength.

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Unique research project aims to improve heart failure patient outcomes

Published: 15 September 2017

A unique research project aiming to improve the outcomes for heart failure patients leaving hospital has developed toolkits for both healthcare professionals and patients ready for testing in real life settings next year, following work with patients themselves.

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Bradford appoints first Honorary Professor of Medical Education in boost to medical school ambition

Bradford appoints first Honorary Professor of Medical Education in boost to medical school ambition

Published: 19 September 2017

The University of Bradford has appointed Dr Alex Brown as Honorary Professor of Medical Education

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Opening of new centre set to improve lives

Opening of new centre set to improve lives

Published: 26 September 2017

The University of Bradford and the Digital Health Enterprise Zone are launching a new research and innovation centre to develop pioneering relationships between academics, students, businesses and health professionals.

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Heavy metal takes on a new form

Published: 5 September 2017

Dr Raj Patel, Head of Chemical Engineering, has developed a novel process for production of ultra-pure titanium metal powder from titanium dioxide, which has been named the Bradford Process.

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Old meets new as prehistoric cave is digitised

Published: 29 September 2017

Archaeologists from Bradford have created a digital model of the iconic Sculptor’s Cave in Moray, Scotland.

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Bradford’s Epigenetics Story

Published: 5 September 2017

With over 2000 views and nearly 200 downloads in three weeks, the latest epigenetics paper from the Centre for Skin Sciences is generating high interest from the research community.

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Researchers receive almost 300,000 Euros to improve patient safety

Published: 04/09/2017

Researchers from across Europe have joined forces to reduce disparities in health and healthcare for patients with diverse needs and to better equip health professionals through increased cultural competence.

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University of Bradford appoints new Associate Deans

Published: 05/09/2017

The University of Bradford has appointed Professor Amir M. Sharif and Professor Dilek Önkal as Associate Deans in its Faculty of Management and Law.

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Participants required for pioneering study on young onset dementia

Published: 08/09/2017

An innovative study to improve the diagnosis and post-diagnostic support for younger people with dementia and their families is seeking participants to further research in this area.

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