• Over £16m funding awarded to Newcastle Biomedical Research Centre

    More than £16m funding awarded for ground-breaking North East medical research after the NIHR Newcastle Biomedical Research Centre (BRC) was renewed for a further five years.

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  • Biomedical Research Centre Director

    Learn more about the Biomedical Research Centre Director, Professor Avan Sayer

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  • Knighthood for mitochondrial disease expert

    Professor Doug Turnbull who has devoted his career to treatment and research that prevents devastating mitochondrial disease, has been awarded a Knighthood in the Queen’s Birthday Honours.

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  • Training the next generation

    We provide training and workshops to our students to foster career development in translational medicine linked to ageing and chronic disease. View some of the research projects we have funded

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  • Patient and Public Involvement

    Involving the public and patients in our research is the cornerstone of our work.

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  • Connecting with industry

    We collaborate with industry to develop innovative approaches to diagnosis and treatment in ageing and chronic disease

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BRC Events

  • BIOIMAGE Lecture

    February 28, 2017

    An event to outline advancing the use of imaging as outcome measures in neuromuscular diseases, one of the NIHR Newcastle Biomedical Research Centre's core research themes.

  • Institute for Neuroscience Seminar: Cognitive decline after stroke

    March 9, 2017

    Associate Professor Sarah Pendlebury, Nuffield Department of Clinical Neurosciences, University of Oxford will be visiting to give an update on her work in this area.

  • Training Matters

    February 28, 2017

    A PPI Peer to Peer Support Forum to learn more about engagement and public involvement in your research.

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