Institute of Metabolism and Systems Research (IMSR)

We drive world-leading research in Metabolism, Endocrinology and Reproduction. Metabolism is vital to life and affects all cells and systems in our body. We use cutting edge technologies and approaches to understand metabolic, hormonal and reproductive process. This will help to tackle disease more quickly – and effectively target the right people, with the right treatment, at the right time.

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Our researchers are changing attitudes and approaches to periods, sperm, miscarriage and abortion.

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Posted 18 April 2019

Funding success for early career researchers

Four researchers from the College of Medical and Dental Sciences have received funding from the Academy of Medical Sciences, Marie Skłodowska-Curie Actions and Cancer Research UK to further their scientific endeavours.

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