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

Professor Jonathan Sterne presents to US Food and Drug Administration on COVID-19 boosters

17 September 2021

Professor Jonathan Sterne, Deputy Director of the National Institute for Health Research Bristol Biomedical Research ...

A case for and against COVID-19 vaccine boosters

14 September 2021

In a recent Lancet Viewpoint opinion piece, a group of authors including NIHR BRC’s Jonathan ...

Introducing Hard Evidence: a performance piece about survivors of domestic abuse and public involvement in research

14 September 2021

Hard Evidence, a new production developed in collaboration with Acta Theatre, shines light on how ...

Analysing metabolomics to improve the prediction of pregnancy-related disorders.

17 August 2021

Using analytical methods such as mass spectrometry (MS) and nuclear magnetic resonance (NMR) to detect ...