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Dr Alex Mitchell, of the Department of Cancer Studies and Molecular Medicine at the University of Leicester, led the study which has been published in the journal General Hospital Psychiatry.
Advance in understanding of insulin secretion could impact on diabetes control.
An international team led by researchers from the Universities of Leicester and Cambridge has announced a breakthrough in identifying people at risk of developing potentially fatal blood clots that can lead to heart attack.
Researchers say that nuclear decay-driven machines could gather gases from the atmosphere of Mars for propulsion.
New research that provides potential for exciting new approaches to targeting diseases such as cancer has been announced by an international team of academics.
The world's first remote heart procedure, using a robotic arm alongside 3-D mapping, is due to take place at Glenfield Hospital in Leicester.
Dramatic advance in understanding of how the body fights bacteria paves way for more effective vaccines.
Research also reveals that in areas with more white people, greater deprivation, more smokers and more people with diabetes, there is an increased risk of dying from coronary heart disease.
A new study analyzing how complex, highly-evolved societies are organized in nature has found that it is workers that play a pivotal role in creating well-ordered societies where conflict is minimized.
A new study by researchers at the University of Leicester and University of Leeds has concluded that parents' efforts towards their child's educational achievement is crucial â€“ playing a more significant role than that of the school or child.
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