Centre for Obesity Research

Obesity research has been a growing research interest at the University of Birmingham over the past several years. Recently, research groups across the University have come together to co-ordinate their work with the aim of understanding the metabolic processes that contribute to obesity and metabolic disease as well as implementing novel treatment and prevention strategies.

Research

Research

We have a fundamental collaborative, multidisciplinary ethos reflecting the complex nature of obesity and metabolic disease.

We need your help

We need your help

We want our research to make a difference, and you could play a key part in that.

Obesity in the UK

Obesity in the UK

Obesity rates in the UK are the highest in Europe and have increased dramatically over the past few years

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