Research News

The following items provide an overview of the variety of research that is currently being undertaken at Keele University.  A full list of news items is available by year from the menu on the left.

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First of Its Kind Neuroscience Research at Keele University and UHNM

Posted on 01 November 2016 A grant for £20,000 has been awarded to researchers at University Hospital North Midlands (UHNM) and Keele University by the North Staffordshire Medical Institute, to fund a first of its kind Neurosciences research study.
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Keele Secures Breakthrough Wellcome Trust Funding

Posted on 08 September 2016 A bid led by Keele University for investment into Primary Care research will see a comprehensive programme of PhDs for clinicians ring-fenced for five years.
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Direct Gaze Briefly Disrupts Visual Working Memory

Posted on 07 September 2016 Research has found that people are less able to recall the colour of the shirts others are wearing when others look directly at them.

Emerging infertility treatment could be a less invasive and cheaper alternative to IVF

Posted on 25 August 2016 Dr David Mottershead ​makes a key discovery in the development of a new infertility treatment​.​
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New Research Partnership To Offer More PGR Opportunities

Posted on 16 August 2016 Keele University has been successful in its bid to become an accredited partner

How might aluminium adjuvants contribute towards vaccine-related adverse events?

Posted on 15 August 2016 Research at Keele University led by Professor Christopher Exley aims to understand the toxicity of aluminium adjuvants in vaccinations

New Insight into Magnetic Field of Sun

Posted on 11 August 2016 Keele University astronomers have used data from NASA’s Chandra X-ray Observatory to make a discovery