We have many research partners that contribute to our success

Logo of Experimental Cancer Medicine CentreSheffield Experimental Cancer Medicine Centre

Sheffield ECMC undertakes translational research at the interface between the laboratory and the clinic. This involves testing new drugs in clinical trials in patients and using patient samples to evaluate them in the laboratory. 

North Trent Cancer Research Network LogoNorth Trent Cancer Research Network

The NTCRN comprises a collaboration of organisations across Sheffield and extends to the Cancer Units at Barnsley, Chesterfield/North Derbyshire, Doncaster/Bassetlaw and Rotherham. NTCRN

Cancer Clinical Trials Centre at Weston Park HospitalCancer Clinical Trials Centre

Based at Weston Park Hospital the CCTC includes a dedicated team of Doctors, Nurses, Radiographers, scientists and numerous support staff including Data Managers, Pharmacists and Clinical Trial Managers. CCTC

Firth CourtMolecular Biology and Biotechnology

We're one of the most successful bioscience research departments in the country. With our research partners in the UK and around the world, we're developing new approaches to some of the most important questions affecting us today. Our research impacts on many areas, including human health, industry, manufacturing and the environment. Our reputation for excellence attracts staff and students from all over the world. MBB

Zebra Fish HeadBiomedical Science

We're conducting world-leading research across several areas. This work is rated as some of the most influential and significant in the field. BMS

The department also hosts two internationally renowned research centres.

Charles Clifford Dental HospitalSheffield Dental School

Including the Sheffield Head & Neck Oncology Research Team (SHORT)

Dental School


Chemical Engineering at the Life Science Interface

ChELSI is an interdisciplinary institute founded to enhance interactions between chemical engineers and biologists across strategically important research themes.  ChELSI

Medicines Interface

Mellanby Centre for Bone Research

The Mellanby Centre for Bone Research supports investigators from the Sheffield Cancer Research Centre, inparticular investigators use the expertise housed in the The Bone Analysis Laboratory