Research and innovation news
Keep up-to-date with the latest news, publications and events from the Research and Innovation team at MFT.
Royal Manchester Children’s Hospital patient first-in-the-world to take part in Hunter Syndrome trial
Four year old Joe Hiller, who has a rare inherited disease, has become the first person in the world to participate in a new trial which could alter the lives of fellow sufferers.
Manchester research featured in BBC Day of the Body Clock
David Ray, Professor of Medicine and Endocrinology and Consultant at Manchester Royal Infirmary, was one of a number of researchers feature in a BBC special about the circadian rhythm.
Manchester research key to development of the first ever treatment for rare genetic condition
The first and only treatment designed for children and adults with the rare genetic condition, Morquio A syndrome, has now been approved for use in the European Union.
Doctor awarded £1.14 million to develop new methods to identify those at risk of stillbirth
A Manchester researcher has received £1.14 million to develop pioneering new methods to identify those at risk of stillbirth, a devastating tragedy which sees approximately 4,000 babies stillborn ever