Skip to content

Latest University news

Expert Reaction: May faces vote of no confidence

Posted on Wednesday 12 December 2018

A lecturer in British politics at the University of York comments on the latest leadership challenge facing Teresa May, ahead of a vote of no confidence that is set to take place on Wednesday, 12 December.


Brain activity shows development of visual sensitivity in autism

Posted on Wednesday 12 December 2018

Research investigating how the brain responds to visual patterns in people with autism has shown that sensory responses change between childhood and adulthood.


Staff shortage leaves home care sector struggling

Posted on Tuesday 11 December 2018

Limited funding and staff shortages are significantly affecting home care services in some areas, a new report from the University of York has found.


Cold comfort – vulnerable groups frozen out of initiatives to keep people warm, report warns

Posted on Monday 10 December 2018

Many disabled people and families with children on low incomes are frozen out of schemes to support fuel poor households, a major new report warns.


New light-based technology reveals how cells communicate in human disease

Posted on Monday 10 December 2018

Scientists at the University of York have developed a new technique that uses light to understand how cells communicate in human disease.


Scientists reveal how chemical that drives cats ‘crazy’ is produced

Posted on Monday 10 December 2018

Researchers have shown how catnip produces the chemicals that send cats into a state of frenzy.


News archive

201820172016201520142013 |  20122011 | 2010 | 2009 | 2008 | 2007 | 2006 | 2005 | 2004 | 2003 | 2002 | 2001 | 2000 | 1999 | 1998 | 1997 | 1996

News feed

General enquiries
pressoffice@york.ac.uk

Further information

  • Finding an academic expert
  • Meet the Media Relations team

Press Office contacts