A patient undergoing an MRI scan
A patient undergoing an MRI scan

Cancer research

MRI scanners can steer tumour busting viruses to specific target sites within the body

19 August 2015: Our scientists have discovered MRI scanners, normally used to produce images, can steer cell-based, tumour busting therapies to specific target sites in the body.

Treating cancer

Parkinson's drug

Promising drug for Parkinson’s disease

10 August 2015: A drug which has already been in use for decades could be an effective treatment to slow down progression of Parkinson’s disease.

Treating Parkinson's
A computer representation of a neuron
Sheffield Students' Union building pictured at night

NSS results

Sheffield Students’ Union Number One in National Student Survey

11 August 2015: Our Students’ Union has been voted the best in the UK.

Number one

Expert comment

The fragile new landscape for small business in Britain

Government plans to support small business lack ambition, according to our professor of entrepreneurship.

A group of entrepreneurs having a conversation

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