Research in the School of Medicine
Research in the School is focused on interdisciplinary themes. Each of these spans the spectrum from laboratory investigation to clinical practice, in hospital and community settings.
Our approach brings together people, knowledge and skills from a range of disciplines. This approach is the key to our research strength and achievements.
The School's research Institutes embody this philosophy. Their results are an indicator of its success.
Integration, innovation, engagement
Our research approach pursues basic research through to clinical outcomes, bridging the traditional gap between basic and applied science to accelerate healthcare developments.
Research networks & interest groups
The School offers research degree opportunities in fields across the spectrum of medicine and medicine-related disciplines.
Healthy Cities: Public Health through Urban Planning
Sarkar C None et al, (May 2014)
Does thyroid peroxidase provide an antigenic link between thyroid autoimmunity and breast cancer?
Muller I, Giani C, Zhang L, Grennan-Jones FA, Fiore E, Belardi V, Rosellini V, Funel N, Campani D, Giustarini E, Lewis MD, Bakhsh AD, Roncella M, Ghilli M, Vitti P, Dayan CM, Ludgate ME, Int J Cancer, Volume 134, 7 (April 2014) pp.1706-1714
CNV analysis in a large schizophrenia sample implicates deletions at 16p12.1 and SLC1A1 and duplications at 1p36.33 and CGNL1.
Rees E, Walters JT, Chambert KD, O'Dushlaine C, Szatkiewicz J, Richards AL, Georgieva L, Mahoney-Davies G, Legge SE, Moran JL, Genovese G, Levinson D, Morris DW, Cormican P, Kendler KS, O'Neill FA, Riley B, Gill M, Corvin A, Wellcome Trust Case Control Consortium None, Sklar P, Hultman C, Pato C, Pato M, Sullivan PF, Gejman PV, McCarroll SA, O'Donovan MC, Owen MJ, Kirov G, Hum Mol Genet, Volume 23, 6 (March 2014) pp.1669-1676
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Research-related news & events
Cardiff scientists share £8.5M to help solve key medical challenges
10th February 2014Two Cardiff University scientists will take a leading role in developing a world leading computer system to address the Big Data challenge that arises from the use of cutting edge …
One year olds have 10 times as many burns and scalds as older children
4th February 2014Hot drinks and hair straighteners among main culprits.
Study links close-knit neighbourhoods with positive mental health
31st January 2014Deprived neighbourhoods linked to mental health decline.
Post Doctoral Staff Welcome Meeting
10th March, 16.00‑17.00A welcome meeting for any newly appointed Post-Doctoral StaffVenue: Henry Wellcome Building
Aneurin Bevan RDCS Helpdesk
12th March, 10.00‑14.00Research Helpdesk for NHS professionalsVenue: Royal Gwent Hospital
Cancer Immunology Meeting - British Society for Immunology24th March, 16.30‑18.006th meeting of the Cancer Immunology interest groupVenue: Henry Wellcome Building
Central Biotechnology Services
A centrally-located service offering state-of-the-art technology, technical support and guidance.
Clinical Research Facility
A crucial facility for the translation of basic biomedical science developments into clinical practice.
Research Support & Administration
The Research Office provides expert support over a project's life-cycle, including information and guidance on research funding, training, policy, procedures, and strategy.
The Research Ethics Committee is responsible for the formal ethical review and approval of all research involving human participants, tissues or data.
Be a part of our work
Anyone can take part, by collaborating, by contributing expertise, resources or funding, or sponsoring a researcher, project or lab