School of Biomedical Sciences

Developing a 'first-in-class', single dose antibiotic

Professor Mathew Upton, Associate Professor (Reader) in Medical Microbiology, talks about his work with antibiotics.

Nutrition, Exercise and Health graduate – Nils Swindell

Recently graduated Nutrition, Exercise and Health student Nils Swindell talks about his course and his placement monitoring runners in the Dragon's Back Race.
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Systems Biology Centre

The Systems Biology Centre offers genomics and proteomics facilities to researchers within and external to the University.

Find out more about the centre in our video


Learn about our varied research topics within the Biomedical Research Group, which include:

Non-invasive pre-natal testing, new targets for cancer treatment, understanding macrophages, combating sepsis and self-disseminating vaccines.

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Healthcare showcase

The University has showcased how it is at the forefront of ground breaking research in addressing global health challenges to an audience of national health influencers, and guest of honour, Rt Hon. The Lord Willetts.

The University’s Health Research Showcase was hosted by its Chancellor, The Lord Kestenbaum at One Great George Street, London on Thursday 19 October.

It was an opportunity to see and discuss some of the University’s internationally-leading research that is making a real difference to people’s lives, the research crosses work enabled by the University of Plymouth’s interdisciplinary research institutes.

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Clinical trials

Faculty of Health

Exceptional clinical and academic learning, social engagement and research in medicine, dentistry, nursing, psychology and health professions


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