University of Bath

Health

Investigating and improving healthcare challenges.

graphic showing chemical research involvement in health care
Chemistry research has had a major impact on health care development.

Our research focuses on the application of chemical sciences to solve healthcare challenges. We investigate the development of new drug molecules and formulations, materials for tissue engineering, vaccine conservation and implants, infection detection as well as new methods of diagnosis and treatment.

Research keywords: Drug discovery and formulation, molecular receptors/sensors, imaging agents, water quality, infection detection, new therapeutics, theranostics, tissue engineering, vaccine conservation

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