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More than 1,500 people recruited to COVID-19 research projects

To mark International Clinical Trials Day, Queen Mary University of London and Barts Health NHS Trust have released a range of new resources to encourage people to get involved in COVID-19 research projects.

Queen Mary and Barts Health launch COVID-19 research programme

Queen Mary University of London and Barts Health NHS Trust, as part of their Barts Life Sciences initiative, have begun a new programme of Covid-19 research across Barts Health hospitals, including NHS Nightingale Hospital London.


Join Barts Life Sciences at SEHTA’s 2020 International MedTech Expo & Conference

Barts Life Sciences are pleased to announce that we will be an exhibitor at SEHTA’s 2020 International MedTech Expo & Conference, which is taking place on 26th March 2020 at the Hilton Tower Bridge Hotel, London. Come along and join us for this prestigious event to meet like-minded organisations and SMEs involved in Digital, Devices and Diagnostics. Speaking at the...

Barts Health joins UK Health Data Research Alliance

Eight leading health organisations, research institutes and charities, including three of the UK’s largest NHS trusts – Barts Health, University Hospitals Birmingham and Nottingham University Hospitals – have announced today that they are joining the UK Health Data Research Alliance to accelerate progress in medicine and health. Other new members are UK Biobank, the Cystic Fibrosis Trust, the Brain Tumour...

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East London life sciences campus plan backed by government investment

Plans for a world-class life sciences centre in east London to invent and implement medical breakthroughs took a step closer today after the capital’s biggest NHS Trust sold spare land for development. The Barts Health group of hospitals sold four surplus sites in Whitechapel to the Department of Health and Social Care (DHSC) to kick-start the development of a cutting...

Record numbers benefiting from health research

More of our patients than ever before are receiving innovative and life-changing treatments, with more than 16,000 patients involved in clinical research at Barts Health. As revealed today by the National institute for Health Research Barts Health tops the table for supporting the most life sciences studies in the country – giving our patients the highest level of access to cutting-edge...