Academy of Medical Sciences
An independent body representing the whole spectrum of medical science, supporting research and its application. Includes information about membership, publications, policies, and careers resources.
Centre for Bacterial Cell Biology
Provides scientific insights crucial for the discovery and development of new antibiotics, as well as providing solutions to a huge range of industrial and environmental problems.
Centre for Oral Health Research
Established in 2010, is a multidisciplinary, cross-faculty research centre at Newcastle University. They undertake oral health research with direct relevance to patients or to the health of the public by generating new scientific knowledge to improve oral disease prevention and patient care relevant to societal need.
Dr Hadwen Trust
UK's leading medical research charity funding non-animal techniques to replace animal experiments, benefiting humans and animals.
The Francis Crick Institute
Conducts ground-breaking medical research to understand why disease develops and find new ways to prevent and treat illnesses such as cancer, heart disease, stroke, infections and neurodegenerative diseases.
Medical Research Council (MRC)
Encourages and supports research to improve human health; information about their current projects and programmes, events, news, and careers.
Medical Research Scotland
A comprehensive medical research charity; includes a guide to research areas and programmes they fund, their grants and awards, and how to support them.
N8 Research Partnership
A partnership of the 8 research intensive universities in the North of England collaborating in research in molecular engineering, regenerative medicine, demographic change, and parasitology.
An independent patient safety organisation of scientists and doctors with expertise in drug development. Their aim is to change the way medicines are tested, so they are safer for humans: moving from a system based mainly on tests on animals to one focused firmly on human biology.
Systems and Process Engineering Centre
Houses research groups, whose works involves developing an understanding of complex systems, from biological cells, chemical plants to energy systems and printing technology.
UK Clinical Research Collaboration
Brings together stakeholders in clinical research to support and reinforce the sector; includes their strategies for training, infrastructure, and research coordination, with publications and contacts.
UK Mathematics-in-Medicine Study Groups
Organises study groups and workshops to facilitate interaction between mathematicians and experimentalists working within life sciences; includes an archive from previous years, and details of forthcoming events.
UK PubMed Central (UKPMC)
A free online resource offering access to information sources for biomedical and health researchers. Includes a FAQ and user guide.