NIHR Bristol Biomedical Research Centre

Improving healthcare through innovative biomedical research

Our new study is looking at why some older people find walking difficult. Take part

Our research

Our world-leading research spans nine major biomedical themes:

We work closely with patients and members of the public who advise us on how to carry out our research and what to do with the findings. Find out more and get involved.

We work with industry partners to offer our expertise in developing better treatments for patients, from helping companies to obtain health research funding to designing clinical trials and providing access to world leading statistical analysis techniques. Find out more.

Latest news

Analysis finds four repurposed antiviral drugs have little or no effect on patients hospitalised for COVID-19

4 December 2020

Repurposed antiviral drugs – remdesivir, hydroxychloroquine, lopinavir and interferon – to treat COVID-19 appear to ...

BLOG: Making sense of consensus meetings

24 November 2020

Dr Christin Hoffmann is a Senior Research Associate in Health Services Research at the University ...

EVENT: Genomics and Healthcare – New Opportunities

24 November 2020

30 November, 1.30pm – 2.30pm. Join the online Elizabeth Blackwell Annual Lecture 2020. Professor Dame ...

Researchers contribute to international guidelines on exercise for people with cardiovascular disease

29 October 2020

Work by two members of the NIHR Bristol BRC’s Cardiovascular Disease theme has been recognised ...