Lancaster University’s Health innovation Campus has moved a step closer with the building’s designs meeting the approval of planners.
Healthcare SMEs in Lancashire are to benefit from a share of £6.5million investment secured by the Innovation Agency and its partners.
The Lancashire Clinical Research Facility – a joint venture between the NHS and Lancaster University – has been awarded £750,000 in funding from the National Institute for Health Research (NIHR).
Comparing yourself with others on Facebook is more likely to lead to feelings of depression than making social comparisons offline.
The Dean of the Faculty of Health and Medicine has attended a celebration in London to mark the fifth anniversary of the Northern Health Science Alliance (NHSA), of which Lancaster University is a member.
Significant numbers of people with learning disabilities, particularly very young adults, remain inappropriately incarcerated in English hospitals, say researchers.
A study by five universities has found that there was no sustained reduction in the prescribing of antipsychotics to dementia patients in UK care homes following the government’s 2009 National Dementia Strategy (NDS), which recommended a review of their use in light of potential serious side effects.
Personalised wearable digital technology can help adults diagnosed with autism understand and manage their anxiety.
New blood-testing technology that promises to improve healthcare treatments for cancer patients, post-operative care and monitor the health of babies in the womb is being developed by Lancaster academics.
Scientists at Lancaster University have shed light on the metabolic switch observed in abnormal cells like cancer.