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Pharmacy & biomedical sciencesResearch

The Strathclyde Institute of Pharmacy & Biomedical Sciences is a major research centre in Scotland and is amongst the UK's top Schools of Pharmacy. We have a wide range of state-of-the-art research facilities and recently benefited from the opening of a new £36m building.

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Cellular Basis of Disease

Research theme lead: Dr Susan Currie

Our researchers employ a wide array of cutting-edge techniques in a range of cell, tissue, and animal models to understand the molecular, cellular and systems level changes that drive disease. Our current research focuses on cardiovascular and metabolic disease, neurological disorders and mental health, and cancer/inflammation.

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Pharmaceutical Sciences

Through the discovery, development and manufacture of innovative drugs millions of people’s lives are saved and the quality of life for many others are improved. The Pharmaceutical Sciences research at the Strathclyde Institute of Pharmacy and Biomedical Sciences contributes to this by uniting internationally-leading researchers in the development, manufacture and testing of the next generation of medicines that promote the effective delivery and targeting of drugs.

Contact us

The Strathclyde Institute of Pharmacy & Biomedical Sciences

John Arbuthnott Building (Hamnett Wing)
161 Cathedral Street
Glasgow
G4 0RE

+44 (0)141 548 2125
hodsipbs@strath.ac.uk