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Research in the lab

Breaking through boundaries

Medicine is always making the headlines; new discoveries in medical research by our academic units frequently influences the future direction of healthcare practice. 

Keep up-to-date by visiting our news release pages to find out about our latest discoveries or visit the University website for more news from across the University of Southampton.  For more information on our news stories, journalists can contact Media Relations on 023 8059 3212 or


Latest news

Keep up-to-date about important research developments by following the latest news from Medicine.

Our seminars

Discover more about our exciting developments and innovations by attending our events and seminars.

View the latest New Boundaries magazine

View the latest New Boundaries magazine

View New Boundaries magazine 2013

View New Boundaries magazine 2013

Celebrating 40 years of Medicine at Southampton

Celebrating 40 years of Medicine at Southampton

Useful downloads

Listen to our news podcasts

Hear our researchers and clinicians talking about their cutting-edge research that's making the headlines, as well as a range of other activities and developments.


Podcast edition 1

  • Can adult bone stem cells transform hip replacement operations?
  • More research on the mass screening of newborn babies' hearing
  • Further developments in finding the causes of asthma

Listen here
Podcast length: 4 mins 33 secs


Podcast edition 2

  • Can Vitamin D help combat osteoporosis?
  • Is there a link between watercress and breast cancer?
  • The latest on research to find the causes of Alzheimer's Disease.

Listen here
Podcast length: 5 mins 33 secs