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Making a difference to people's lives with our cutting-edge research and world class clinical trials. 

The work we do translates directly from the laboratory into the real world, where it engages and informs different sectors concerned with healthcare including the NHS, industry, government, charities and the public.


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Fighting the rise of the superbug

Discovery of a new antibiotic resistant gene by Cardiff University researchers changes global attitude and policy to monitoring and prevention.

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Treating locally advanced prostate cancer

Our researchers reveal the best technique for treating locally advanced prostate cancer.

Child abuse

A clinical basis for identifying child abuse

A pioneering research programme for more reliable clinical assessments of child abuse and neglect.

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Cannabis use and schizophrenia

Is cannabis use linked to schizophrenia?