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

Making innovations in surgery safer

13 July 2021

A study to help surgical innovations be developed more safely and efficiently has published a ...

Interleukin-6 antagonists improve outcomes in hospitalised COVID-19 patients

6 July 2021

Findings from a study published today in the Journal of the American Medical Association (JAMA) ...

Bristol study to improve success of IVF treatment resumes

29 April 2021

A major study into the factors affecting IVF treatment success, led by NIHR Bristol Biomedical ...

EVENT: Bristol Health Partners AHSC virtual conference

27 April 2021

12 October 2021, 1-3pm Please save the date for Bristol Health Partners AHSC virtual conference ...