UK top five for biological research
Research Excellence Framework 2014
We are the world’s first Lifecourse Biology centre, studying mechanisms of change throughout life in order to maintain health and treat disease.
The Bateson Centre is a vibrant partnership between basic and clinician scientists working together to study how the body develops and changes over life. This knowledge helps us to understand how we stay healthy and why we get ill.About us>
British Heart Foundation study
Fatty plaques build up at bends and branches of arteries. BHF-funded study reveals effects of chaotic blood flow and the authors suggest anti-cancer drugs could prevent atherosclerosis.Find out more>
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At the Bateson, we're committed to the training of the next generation of scientists in the field of lifecourse biology. We offer a one year Masters course or a range of PhD studentships funded by the University of Sheffield.Postgraduate study>
The centre receives funding from a range of sources including the MRC, the BBSRC, The Wellcome Trust, British Heart Foundation, Cancer Research UK, Parkinson’s UK and the European Union.More about our sponsors>
Read more about our state-of-the-art research facilities available to for staff and non staff alike.