News and events

Drinking alcohol during pregnancy leads to poorer cognitive functioning in children, according to the most ...

BRC Nutrition theme seminar series Professor Susan Jebb leads the NIHR Oxford BRC Obesity, Diet ...

Heart of the Matter exhibition lives on

21 January 2020

An artistic and scientific exploration of the heart, created by ...

Surgical researchers from across BRCs to attend translational research event

21 January 2020

The Surgical Innovation theme is hosting a translational research event ...

First 100 participants join study to improve IVF treatment outcomes

16 January 2020

One hundred people have now signed up to take part ...

Brilliant teamwork, lads! Results from Gromit Unleashed 2 healthy living quiz published

19 December 2019

Results from a mini healthy living quiz, devised by researchers ...

Bristol alumni test their surgical skills at celebration event

13 December 2019

The Bristol Biomedical Research Centre’s (BRC) ‘Beat the Surgeon’ game ...

UHBristol annual research showcase

29 November 2019

Date and time: 10 January 2020, 9.30am – 3.30pm Venue: ...

Complementary and alternative therapies to treat colic: the jury’s still out but some therapies show promise

12 November 2019

A review of the evidence on the use of complementary and alternative (CAM) therapies to ...

Evidence that tobacco smoking increases risk of depression and schizophrenia

8 November 2019

A new study published Wednesday 6 November in Psychological Medicine and led by University of ...

Study shows heavy smoking can have a damaging effect on facial ageing

5 November 2019

Heavy smoking may have a causal effect on facial ageing, according to new research led ...

Researcher profile: Alison Kirby, Brist-IVF study research midwife

24 October 2019

Alison Kirby is research midwife for the Brist-IVF study. She manages all aspects of study ...

Event brings together PhD students and Early Career Researchers across BRC

21 October 2019

Thirty PhD students and Early Career Researchers (ECR) attended the NIHR Bristol Biomedical Research Centre ...

NIHR Bristol BRC appoints Signant Health to explore the use of eConsent in a prostate cancer study

15 October 2019

The National Institute for Health Research Bristol Biomedical Research Centre (NIHR Bristol BRC) at the ...

Fresh insights could lead to new treatments for liver disease

10 October 2019

The fight against liver disease could be helped by the discovery of cells that cause ...