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Preview: Manchester Science Festival

The Manchester Science Festival returns for its 10th year, running from 20-30th October, in collaboration with the Museum of Science and Industry

The structure of an integrin. Photo: Wikimedia Commons

Proteins discovered tell body cells how to move and feel

Scientists from the University of Manchester have discovered a group of proteins that enable body cells to move and feel

Photo: Jason Wesley Upton @Flickr

Personalised web advice for cancer detection

A new online tool from the University of Manchester could reduce the time between when patients detect cancer symptoms and actually go to the doctor

Photo Credits: Nick Bojdo

Owens Park’s £200m refurbishment

For years there have been rumours of knocking down the Owens Park Tower, but it now appears these plans have been officially set in motion


The Student Nucleus: Get involved in the centre of student life

A website set up by Manchester students has everything you need for a successful year at university

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Manchester team investigating pollution before VW scandal

A Manchester research team has been investigating diesel engine pollution since before the Volkswagen scandal hit