Healthy Lifespan Institute
At the Healthy Lifespan Institute we're uniting over 120 world-class researchers to tackle the global epidemic of multimorbidity – the presence of two or more chronic conditions – in a bid to help everyone live healthier, independent lives for longer and reduce the cost of care.
Coronavirus vaccine is ‘not a magic bullet for elderly’ and only has a small chance of being effective
Institute directors Professor Ilaria Bellantuono and Professor Alan Walker point to data surrounding annual flu vaccinations which have only 30 to 40 per cent effectiveness among most at-riskPublished by iNews
A new resource for behavioural science - developing tools for understanding the relationship between behaviours
A team led by Professor Thomas Webb at the University of Sheffield’s Healthy Lifespan Institute and the Department of Psychology has been awarded £435k from the Economic and Social Research Council (ESRC)
Interactions between hypoxic signalling and anti-inflammatory signalling
Inflammation and hypoxia, a condition where not enough oxygen makes it to the cells and tissues in the body, go hand-in-hand in a variety of age-related diseases such as rheumatoid arthritis, stroke and the growth of solid tumours