NIHR Bristol Biomedical Research Centre

Improving healthcare through innovative biomedical research

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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

Video gives young people top tips to support mental health when using social media

4 May 2022

A new animation aims to give young people five evidence-based top tips to help them support their ...

New research shows humans possess surprising nutritional intelligence

26 April 2022

Pioneering research has shed new light on what drives people’s basic food preferences, indicating our ...

Bristol study numbers keep climbing

26 April 2022

One year after being relaunched following a COVID-forced suspension, researchers working on a major study ...

Excess weight almost doubles risk of womb cancer

20 April 2022

New research shows that lifelong excess weight almost doubles a woman’s risk of developing womb ...