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Closer ties forged between University of Leeds and Shanghai Jiao, China

Sir Alan Langlands and Professor Jie Zhang with representatives from both universities

By Sean Gannon A stronger link between the city of Leeds and China will be forged after two leading universities have announced a new partnership The University of Leeds has signed a Memorandum of Understanding with Shanghai Jiao University, committing both organisations to closer relations on joint research, publications and activities. The signing of the agreement took place in Leeds […]

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Yorkshire fundraiser determined to raise £250,000 before she dies

Yorkshire fundraiser determined to raise £250,000 before she dies

A doctor diagnosed with an incurable form of cancer has pledged to raise £250,000 for charity before she dies. Kate Granger, 32, from Wakefield, has a rare and aggressive form of sarcoma and has raised money for the Yorkshire Cancer Centre since learning she had the disease in August 2011. Sarcomas are tumours that are made from cancerous bone, fat, […]

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