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Breakthrough in the treatment of inherited genetic disease

Our scientists have made a significant breakthrough in the treatment of Pompe disease.

Comté jeune. Credit: Thesupermat/Wikimedia Commons (CC BY-SA 4.0)

Good things Comté those who wait...

Our archaeologists have uncovered evidence of alpine cheesemaking dating back to the Iron Age.

Holding onto the past: the decluttering dilemma

In a consumer age, how do we decide which objects to keep for future generations?

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A member of the Russell Group of research-intensive universities, we are committed to strengthening our position as one of the world's premier institutions for inspirational and life-changing research.

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Hibakusha Stories

Disarmament campaigner Setsuko Thurlow shares her experiences as a survivor of atomic bombing.

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Giving rainforests a break

Dr Jennifer Lucey discusses her research into the sustainability
of palm oil production.

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A sporting tradition

With £9m of new facilities and over 60 sports clubs, we cater for sport at all levels.

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Saddle up for YuCycle 2016

Get your team into gear for our 25km, 50km or 100km charity cycle challenge, Sunday 5 June.

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