Research

The University of Leicester has a long history of groundbreaking medical research. We have particular strengths in the fields of cardiovascular medicine, cancer research, diabetes research, medical genetics, BAME health and the development of alternatives to antibiotics.

We work closely with our partners in the University Hospitals of Leicester NHS Trust and Leicestershire Partnership NHS Trust and with our local community, developing innovative treatments, techniques and analyses that have global implications.

Here are just a few examples of medical research at Leicester: