- CRUK awards Bristol researcher £1.4 million to investigate cancer growth containment 6 July 2018 University of Bristol researcher, Professor Eugenia Piddini from the School of Cellular and Molecular Medicine, has been awarded a Programme Foundation Award worth £1.4 million by Cancer Research UK (CRUK) to lead research into how the natural properties of normal non-cancer cells can be harnessed to contain cancer growth.
- Brilliant research presented at the Physiology, Pharmacology and Neurosciences Postgraduate away day 3 July 2018 This year the Physiology, Pharmacology and Neurosciences Postgraduate Away Day was held at Engineer’s house on the July 3.
- Big Bang Southwest - Inspiring the next generation of scientists 28 June 2018 Thousands of School children attended the regional Big Bang Southwest Fair in Bristol to learn about science
- £1,500 raised to send Bristol University cleaner on Holiday 27 June 2018 Bristol University cleaner Herman Gordon cries tears of joy after students raise £1,500 for him to go on holiday
- Discovery of kidney structure challenges current understanding of renal physiology 22 June 2018 New research has found that the microscopic structure of human kidney is different to what was previously known.
- £2.9 million awarded to tackling Antibacterial Resistance in Thailand 22 June 2018 An inter-disciplinary research consortium led by the University of Bristol has won a £2.9m award from the Global Challenges Research Fund (GCRF) to help tackle the growing incidence of antibacterial resistance in Thailand
- Lighting up wound healing 21 June 2018 New research reveals the dynamics of collagen deposition and repair
- Brilliant turnout at the University Open Days 19 June 2018 On Friday to Saturday (15-16 June) prospective students from all over the country came to Bristol to experience a taste of University life at the University Open Days.
- State of the art imaging challenges our understanding of how platelets are made 19 June 2018 Correlative light-electron microscopy is being used to increase our knowledge of how platelets are made in the body and the results are challenging previously held understandings.
- Excellent Teaching Award results for the Faculty of Biomedical Sciences 8 June 2018 Each year the Bristol Teaching Awards recognise members of staff who have made an outstanding contribution to teaching, the provision of support for students and education more generally.
Biomedical Sciences news from the University
Press releases relating to Biomedical Sciences appear on the University's central news pages.
Bristol Neuroscience Festival
22-24 March 2018
Bristol Neuroscience Festival is a celebration of all things related to neuroscience and comprises interactive exhibitions, talks, experiments and hands-on activities for all ages. Learn about the evolution of the brain, play brain games and explore our ‘brain art’ exhibition. You can also meet neuroscience students, clinicians and local organisations to learn more about the brain.