Faculty of Biological Sciences

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Cardiovascular, Sport and Exercise Sciences

Ranked 1st in the UK for "World Leading" 4* research : 2014 Research Excellence Framework (REF).

We investigate the mechanisms associated with dysfunctional conditions, such as heart failure and motor control disorders, and the physical and mental effects of physical activity. We research patient groups to individual genes and proteins to improve human health and well-being.

Researchers in FBS addressing these issues come from our groups in Cardiovascular and Sport and Exercise Sciences, Integrative Membrane Biology and the cross-institutional Multidisciplinary Cardiovascular Research Centre.

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