Research and innovation news
Keep up-to-date with the latest news, publications and events from the Research and Innovation team at MFT.
Manchester researchers awarded £1 million to test potential life-saving technology for early detection of liver cancer
Manchester researchers have been awarded over £1 million by NHS England to explore an innovative test for liver cancer, which will help patients access earlier care and potentially save lives.
Senior Paediatric Clinical Research Nurse completes Windrush Leadership Programme
Congratulations to Senior Clinical Research Nurse, Margretha Amegadzie, who has successfully completed the Windrush Nurses and Midwives Leadership Programme.
“I knew this trial was her last chance of life”– new hope for children with rare, high-risk leukaemia thanks to world first research in Manchester
Pioneering research has shown dramatic results for treating children with high-risk leukaemia (a type of blood cancer), who previously had no hope of recovery after all other treatment options failed.
#Red4Research Blog: Diana Cherian, Senior Clinical Research Nurse
On #Red4Research Day, Diana Cherian, Senior Clinical Research Nurse in the Vaccine Team at the MRI, shares her long held passion for research and why her new role means so much to her.
University Chancellor urges fellow South Asian citizens to be part of landmark genetics study
University of Manchester Chancellor Nazir Afzal OBE has become the 1,000th person in Greater Manchester to take part in a huge research project.
Unapologetically proud – a Pride Month blog by Emily Weaver-Holding
In her blog, Emily Weaver-Holding, Senior Clinical Trials Coordinator, Trauma and Emergency Care at Manchester Royal Infirmary, celebrates Pride Month.
Be part of research – Salah’s blog, a participant perspective
For International Clinical Trials Day, Salah Hassan, talks about living with arthritis; explains why participating in the TAPER study is important to him and encourages others to be part of research.
ICTD Blog: Karen Connolly, Clinical Research Practitioner
On International Clinical Trials Day 2023, Karen Connolly, Clinical Research Practitioner shares her inspiring story of how she got into research and encourages others to do the same.