The College of Biomedical and Life Sciences is a vibrant academic community, which undertakes innovative research and provides state-of-the-art learning facilities.

Healthcare student

Study

We offer a broad range of innovative programmes of study spanning a broad range of disciplines.

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Research

From advances in pyschology to new medical techniques the impact of our research is far reaching.

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Clinical Innovation

Clinical Innovation Cardiff (CLiC) is a creative partnership for better patient healthcare and wealth creation in Wales.

Interprofessional education

Interprofessional education

Interprofessional education is an important part of preparing the healthcare workforce for the global challenges of the 21st century.

Research themes

We aim to grow our world-leading research, delivering disciplinary excellence and interdisciplinary distinction.

News

A new class of molecules have been found that have the potential to slow down neurodegeneration and treat Parkinson's disease

Early stage research explores potential for new Parkinson’s treatment

22 March 2017

Recent research, carried out by Cardiff University in collaboration with the Universities of Dundee and Birmingham, has led to the discovery of a molecule which could help to slow down and potentially treat Parkinson’s disease

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Raising awareness of heart disease

21 March 2017

Senedd event raises awareness of heart disease and cardiovascular research.

Entwined transmission stages (cercariae) of parasites from the Schistosoma genus

Opening the black box: re-examining the ecology and evolution of parasite transmission

20 March 2017

Biosciences lecturer co-edits special edition of Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society B.