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Welcome to our healthcare and medicine research case studies

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Much of our research is organised through a number of proactive, interdisciplinary research centres. The Network for Antimicrobial Resistance and Infection Prevention (NAMRIP) works to combat the increasing resistance that microbes display to countermeasures like antibiotics. Our Human Factors Research Unit (HFRU) conducts research related to human responses to vibration and our Hearing and Balance Centre (HABC) works to improve the quality of life of patients with hearing and/or balance disorders.

Healthcare systems around the world are facing unprecedented challenges. Our experts are researching biomechanics, prostheses & orthotics, microfluidics and lab-on-a-chip, regenerative medicine, medical imaging, tissue health and sensing to try and tackle the very real world healthcare issues that we face.

 

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18 July 2019

Engineering skills lift off in internation...

A team of engineering students from the University of Southampton d...

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2 July 2019

Innovative marine engineering research pro...

Postgraduate research student Geir Ólafsson from the University of ...

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21 June 2019

Engineering student wins Telegraph STEM Aw...

Mechanical Engineering student Jun Ying Yew from the University of ...

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