Microbiology miracle – MicroBioSensor Ltd

MicroBioSensor is a medical device company manufacturing point of care diagnostics for bacterial infections. MicroBioSensor has transformed conventional laboratory microbiology through the creation of inexpensive, disposable in vitro diagnostic devices (IVDs) called MicroBioSensors. The company’s focus in on addressing unmet diagnostic needs in vulnerable patient groups, including the frail elderly and Read more…

Collective Learning: Human-centred Distributed Artificial Intelligence

A sustainable development pathway for our digital society requires new means to self-regulate the consumption of physical resources including energy. In a new video showcasing his project, Economic Planning and Optimized Selections (EPOS), Dr Evangelos Pournaras (School of Computing) outlines his research on collective learning, a novel human-centred artificial intelligence paradigm, and its applicability Read more…

Pioneering treatment

Clinical oncologist Professor Ananya Choudhury is leading one of the world’s most innovative radiotherapy treatment machines here in Manchester, one of the first seven of its kind globally. Here she tells us how the MR-linac is transforming patient outcomes since it started treating patients in 2019. “I’m in what I Read more…

University of Manchester Announces Unique Health-AI Partnership

The University of Manchester and Finland’s Aalto University have entered into a strategic cooperation agreement to further health-AI research. Aalto University’s excellence in artificial intelligence (AI), combined with our University’s strengths in data science and AI combined with health systems, will accelerate vital research and development in data-driven healthcare and Read more…