A drug developed for diabetes could be used to treat Alzheimer’s after scientists found it “significantly reversed memory loss” in mice through a triple method of action.
Ten-week-old babies can learn from practising walking months before they begin walking themselves say researchers.
Lancaster University has announced a major investment that will help improve advances in health care and significantly contribute to the regional economy.
Researchers from Lancaster University are exploring whether technology could be the key to tackling the UK’s loneliness epidemic by better connecting older adults with their communities.
Masters graduate Joshua Kingston made such a positive contribution to his Lancaster University college that he was nominated to attend a special lunch hosted by the Vice Chancellor.
Threatened African elephants could be better protected using approaches developed during the ending of apartheid, conflict resolution in Colombia and international climate change negotiations.
Large-scale commercial trade of wild orchids is a pressing, but little-recognised conservation problem, according to researchers.
Lancaster University has celebrated the achievements of hundreds of postgraduates in four ceremonies which took place on Wednesday.
A hospital stay with her poorly baby inspired Rawa Abu Lawi to achieve a PhD – to improve the experiences of other children and their parents.
From literature festivals and radio shows to open-mic story-telling and writing events, Yvonne Battle-Felton has used her expertise to start up community projects while working towards her PhD at Lancaster University.