Biomedical Research Centres (BRCs) transform scientific breakthroughs into diagnostic tests and life-saving treatments for patients.

The National Institute for Health Research (NIHR) has invested £28.5m in Greater Manchester to establish the NIHR Manchester BRC, which will drive forward pioneering research in the areas of: musculoskeletal disease, hearing health, respiratory disease, dermatology and three cancer themes (prevention, radiotherapy  and precision medicine).

NIHR Manchester BRC website

Visit the NIHR Manchester BRC website for more information about how researchers are rapidly translating research to bring major health benefits to a diverse global population.