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

EVENT – NIHR Bristol BRC Qualitative Research Network: 2022 Symposium

8 December 2021

Date: Tuesday 22 March 2022 Time: 10am – 12pm Location: Online You are warmly invited ...

Regular exercise reduces the risk of and death from pneumonia, study suggests

7 December 2021

People who exercise regularly can reduce their risk of developing and dying from pneumonia, new ...

Study aims to understand why COVID-19 vaccines can lead to very rare blood clotting with low platelets

30 November 2021

A group of 11 institutions, led by the University of Liverpool and including National Institute ...

Exploring the effectiveness of a low iodine diet prior to treatment for thyroid cancer

29 November 2021

New research from the National Institute for Health Research Bristol Biomedical Research Centre (NIHR Bristol BRC) says there is ...