Innovative research. Leading the way
We are committed to the highest quality of provision in pursuit of excellence in biomedical sciences and clinical research. Our focused research strategy, covers the spectrum from basic science to clinical innovation, with an emphasis on translating new discoveries into healthcare practice.
Our Research themes provide a critical mass of research resources and explore areas of common intellectual interests around important clinical problems. Particular strengths are respiratory disease, nutrition and development, cancer sciences, bone and joint disease, stem cells and regeneration, and translational immunology.
We have a reputation for academic excellence in all aspects of teaching and research and are one of the UK's leading centres for biomedical research offering a range of postgraduate opportunities in both basic and clinical science.
We encourage enterprise and innovation in research and education. Our research has led to successful commercial endeavors with the creation of five spin-out companies.