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 recruit first two patients globally to a rare genetic disease registry
A global study are the first to recruit two patients to a global registry to establish a database of people living with a rare genetic disorder called X-Linked Hypophosphatemia (XLH)
Greater Manchester Clinical Research Awards finalists revealed in record year for nominations
The finalists for the 2017 Greater Manchester Clinical Research Awards have been revealed, including 10 individuals and teams from across our hospital campus.
Unique public event explores placental research through interactive games, poetry and playdough
Over 200 people attended the family-friendly Before you were Born event in September, which delved into the latest science and developments in pregnancy research.
Citizens across the North invited to get moving and help heart research in UK digital health first
Connected Health Cities – are delivering a big citizen science project called CityMoves with Nokia from 23 October – 21 December.
Short research placements available for nurses, midwives, pharmacists and allied health professionals – closes 6th November
The NIHR Manchester BRC, in collaboration with the NIHR Manchester CRF and supported by Oxford Road Corridor and Health Innovation Manchester is investing in the next generation of NHS researchers.
Manchester Royal Eye Hospital research team awarded TOP-It Trophy
The Manchester Royal Eye Hospitalresearch team has won a trophy for going over and above to recruit patients to a national study to help treat wet age-related macular degeneration (AMD)
New test set to transform breast cancer prevention
Women who have a family history of breast cancer are set to benefit from a new genetic test at Manchester University NHS Foundation Trust (MFT) that assesses breast cancer risk.
Dr John Moore, Clinical Director for Intensive Care talks about Innovation Factor
Dr John Moore, Clinical Director for Intensive Care at Manchester Royal Infirmary and Medical Lead for Enhanced Recovery After Surgery + (ERAS+), talks about Innovation Factor.