Impact of our research
Our pharmacy research has a positive impact on societies, business and individuals across the globe. We face up to the greatest challenges in this field and bring benefit where it's needed most.
Some of our major findings and their impact on society are highlighted in the following case studies.
Our research led to a scheme that enables patients to receive free treatment for minor ailments at their local pharmacy.
We have helped reduce the usage of animals in drug research and set up a spin-out company specialising in early scientific trials in humans.
Research conducted from 1996 to date has led to the reduction of prescribing errors, improving patient safety in primary and secondary health care settings.
Pioneering research has led to the development of techniques that target the resistance of tumour cells to radiotherapy treatment.