Research and innovation news
Keep up-to-date with the latest news, publications and events from the Research and Innovation team at MFT.
NHS 70 research discoveries: Improving quality of life for children with rare inherited metabolic diseases worldwide since the 1990s
Thousands of children suffering from rare inherited metabolic diseases worldwide have dramatically better life expectancy and quality of life thanks to research at MFT and The University of Manchester
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The Public Programmes team at MFT are working with Reform Radio on an exciting engagement experiment called Mixlab
NHS 70 research discoveries: Manchester leads pioneering work into HPV vaccine and testing for cervical cancer in the early 2000s
In 2001, pioneering studies began at Manchester University NHS Foundation Trust that made a major contribution to the global effort to control cervical cancer.
Manchester team transforms physiotherapy through games technology
Trafford Hospital is transforming the way shoulder surgery patients receive physiotherapy, by using a series of personalised computer video games to help patients exercise and track their recovery.
NHS 70 research discoveries: Jonas Kellgren, the UK’s first Professor of Rheumatology
In 1953 Jonas Kellgren was appointed as the UK's first Professor of Rheumatology and established Manchester as a world leading centre for rheumatology research.
Forging New Links Network Meetings
Forging New Links is a series of meetings aiming to help clinicians and scientists develop new research collaborations.
Manchester Royal Infirmary leads diabetic wound care research
Manchester University NHS Foundation Trust is leading recruitment on a clinical trial evaluating the feasibility of a medical device in the treatment of Diabetic Foot Ulcers (DFU).
Royal Manchester Children’s Hospital recruits 1st patient in UK to RSV study
Greater Manchester has successfully recruited the first UK participant to a study focused on preventing disease from a highly infectious virus.