Experts at Newcastle University have devised a pioneering app which allows their medical team to simply monitor the progress of their patients’ disease and predict suitable drug treatment.
Heart disease is the leading cause of illness in diabetic patients. It accounts for more than half of all fatalities and the search for enhanced treatments is of high importance.
An international team of scientists has for the first time shown that mitochondria, the batteries of the cells, are essential for ageing.
Research day to celebrate the launch of Newcastle Academic Health Partners.
Professor Vicki Bruce has been made a Dame Commander of the British Empire at an investiture ceremony at Buckingham Palace.
Stem cells have been put into plasters and bandages to help heal wounds for the first time, thanks to a new technique developed by scientists at Newcastle University.
Writing for The Conversation, Dr Andrew Jackson explains why joining the brain to an entirely new body has a slim chance of success.
Pioneering research by mood disorder experts at Newcastle University has questioned the effectiveness of a drug suggested to treat depression.
Miniature glasses have proved that mantises use 3D vision - providing a new model to improve visual perception in robots.
Emergency Departments are having to cope with a huge influx of alcohol-related problems, rising to 70% of incidents at the weekend.
A heart-warming charity video featuring children with cancer was premiered at a special screening today.
The Government has reinforced its commitment to the Northern Powerhouse with £20m for the National Centre for Ageing Science and Innovation to be based at Newcastle University.
Writing for The Conversation, Professor Carol Jagger explains what we need to worry about when it comes to healthy ageing - mind or body?