About the department

The Department of Molecular and Clinical Pharmacology is dedicated to understanding disease processes, defining therapeutic strategies for intervention and developing the scientific basis of drug safety.

Equipped with state-of-the-art facilities, our research teams' work is amongst the most highly rated in the UK and takes place in the following fields:-

Our overriding aim is to translate what we discover in the laboratory into positive benefits for patients, the public and health systems.

We're strongly funded, by sources including MRC, BBSRC, Wellcome Trust, NIHR, Wolfson Foundation and the EU.