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).
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.
The NIHR Manchester Biomedical Research Centre is hosted by Central Manchester University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust and The University of Manchester. In partnership with The Christie NHS Foundation Trust, Salford Royal NHS Foundation Trust, University Hospital of South Manchester NHS Foundation Trust and is supported by the Manchester Academic Health Science Centre and Northern Health Science Alliance.