researchers believe they may have found a
way to cut child
mortality rates in West Africa.
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farmers fight toxic 'killer' harvests
changes in farming methods could prevent large
numbers of childhood deaths in the developing
world from diseases like malaria, diarrhoea,
hepatitis B and liver cancer, a Leeds researcher
make LIGHT work and gives go ahead for Dales
Yorkshire Dales is to become home to a major
environmental research station, in a project
led by ecologists and geographers from the University.
for ancient Irish gold
researchers are working to shed light on the
mystery of where the people of Bronze Age Ireland
found gold to produce large and intricate artefacts.
revolution in polythene
could be made into over a thousand different
materials, a major research collaboration led
by Leeds has found.
Leeds Nobel prizewinners
pioneering research at Leeds into X-ray crystal
structure analysis by William and Laurence Bragg,
which led to their Nobel Prize in 1915, was
celebrated at a Royal Society of Chemistry event
at the University.
exercise, genes, culture or reflexes? Leeds
research into why we're putting on the pounds
at Leeds is brining together dieticians, psychologists,
health professionals, neuroscientists and nutritionists
to improve the prevention and treatment of obesity.
just a load of old rubbish
pilot recycling scheme due to begin this month
could make the bin beneath your desk a thing
of the past.
structure for a new academic year
University's faculty-based structure was formally
introduced on August 1.
much might a cuppa cost?
researchers are to investigate whether women
who consume large amounts of caffeine during
pregnancy are more likely to have children with
a lower birth weight.
response to conference first
50 abstracts have been received for the first
learning and teaching conference 'Sharing
good practice' to be held at the University
on 8 January 2004.