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We have an international reputation for making important scientific discoveries in the lab and translating them into successful clinical treatments. Through our links across the University, the NHS and industry we have been able to push the boundaries of medical research and address key healthcare issues.

Research highlights

Computer games with superpower help children with amblyopia or lazy eyes

Lazy eye can lead to vision problems in young children when one eye doesn't connect well with the brain.

Encouraging healthier eating for adolescents

University researchers have conducted focus groups with young people to understand the different factors that play a role in their food choices.

Research institutes, centres and groups