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We have award-winning research that's making an impact across the world. Our research institutes are staffed with experts who are tackling pressing issues and improving all our lives. We've invested £122 million in state of the art facilities, with more on the way.

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How we are using music to help those with dementia

How can we use smart mobile technologies to improve our health?

Vision and Eye Research Unit: making an impact

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