Interdisciplinary Biomedical Research Facility

This research facility supports the School's extensive biomedical research activities in immunology, cell-based therapy, bio-materials science, neuroscience, pharmacology and toxicology.

Based on Clifton campus, the Interdisciplinary Biomedical Research Facility has had a huge amount of investment, totalling over £2.3 million.

Here, you can pursue a diverse range of biomedical research interests, including the study of:

  • human disease
  • forensic science
  • cognitive health
  • sports performance
  • bio-mathematical study of complex systems
  • medical imaging (MRI)

World-class research collaborations

Research students work in laboratories and research offices onsite which support these specialist disciplines and our research groups work in collaboration with a range of national and international centres of research excellence.

The facility is well-equipped with tools for:

  • genomic research, including real-time PCR equipment
  • thermal analysis (Differential Scanning Calorimetry and Thermal Gravimetric analysis) and atomic force microscopy for materials science
  • multi-nuclear NMR spectroscopy
  • mammalian cell culture and immunochemistry
  • proteomics: 2-D gel electrophoresis with DIGE capability
  • proteomics: Kratos /Shimadzu Axima CFR+ MALDI-Tof mass spectrometer

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You can choose from a broad range of undergraduate and postgraduate courses. Many of our courses provide exciting opportunities for work placements and real life project work, giving you relevant transferable skills that are highly valued in industry.

Interdisciplinary Biomedical Research Facility

  • Category: Learning tools and spaces; Science including labs; Teaching facilities
  • Location: Clifton Campus

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