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EPSRC Support by Socio-economic Theme in Healthcare GC – Developing New Therapies

EPSRC classifies the research it supports by socio-economic theme. This taxonomy has been used to classify all grants current on 1st January 2003 or received after this date.

Please note that the assignment of a theme to a grant indicates that the theme may apply in whole or in part to the research activity of that grant. This means that the values of grants within a classification should not be totalled to find the total investment in that area or to compare investment between areas of research. The value shown for each grant is always the total awarded, not the proportion attributed to the individual socio-economic theme.

Grant TitlePrincipal
Investigator
OrganisationDepartmentTotal Grant
Value (£)
2D Materials for Next Generation Healthcare Technologies (2D-Health)Kostarelos, Prof. KUniversity of Manchester, TheSchool of Health Sciences 5,327,896
2D-IR spectroscopy for serum diagnosticsHunt, Professor NTUniversity of YorkChemistry 404,280
2D-IR Spectroscopy for Serum DiagnosticsNordon, Professor AUniversity of StrathclydePure and Applied Chemistry 334,522
A new multi-scale x-ray micro computed tomography machine to enable (image-guided) non-destructive inspections of decellularised tissueHagen, Dr CKUCLMedical Physics and Biomedical Eng 232,000
A platform for reduction of incidence of ventilator-associated pneumonia through modified PVC biomaterialsMcCoy, Professor CPQueen's University of BelfastSch of Pharmacy 446,937
A smart, multi-purpose technology for diagnostics, analytics and drug deliveryGoldberg Oppenheimer, Professor PUniversity of BirminghamChemical Engineering 128,568
A smart, multi-purpose technology for diagnostics, analytics and drug deliveryWall, Professor IAston UniversityCollege of Health and Life Sciences 174,286
A stochastic finite element modelling framework to predict effect sizes on bone mechanics in preclinical studiesBhattacharya, Dr PUniversity of SheffieldMechanical Engineering 354,870
A whole-heart model of multiscale soft tissue mechanics and fluid structure interaction for clinical applications (Whole-Heart-FSI)Luo, Professor XUniversity of GlasgowSchool of Mathematics & Statistics 1,304,759
ACTION on cancerKing, Professor RUniversity of CambridgeChemical Engineering and Biotechnology 616,470
ACTION on CancerSoldatova, Professor LGoldsmiths CollegeComputing Department 476,570
AMBITION: AI-driven biomedical robotic automation for research continuityKing, Professor RUniversity of CambridgeChemical Engineering and Biotechnology 302,752
An Injectable Implant Providing Long-Acting Drug Delivery for the Treatment of Chronic diseaseMcDonald, Dr TOUniversity of LiverpoolChemistry 931,713
An integrated biophysics approach towards realisation of a new class of membrane-active anticancer therapiesBeales, Dr P AUniversity of LeedsSch of Chemistry 906,288
Beyond AntibioticsStride, Professor EUniversity of OxfordEngineering Science 6,552,650
Beyond drugs: Non-invasive focused ultrasound brain stimulation as a novel intervention for mental healthKaiser, Professor MUniversity of NottinghamSchool of Medicine 317,780
Bioactive polysaccharide-based hydrogels for growth factors delivery during tissue repair.Gonzalez-Garcia, Dr CUniversity of GlasgowSchool of Engineering 276,854
Bionanofabrication SuiteBoutelle, Professor MGImperial College LondonBioengineering 1,347,941
BioProton: Biologically relevant dose for Proton Therapy PlanningKirkby, Professor KJUniversity of Manchester, TheSchool of Medical Sciences 1,394,633
BubblEs for TArgeting and TReatment of biOfilm InfectioNs (BETATRON)Evans, Professor SUniversity of LeedsPhysics and Astronomy 979,771
Bubbles to Bond Broken Bones: targeted drug delivery for fracture repairEvans, Dr NDUniversity of SouthamptonHuman Development and Health 449,173
CageTag: Caged Tharanostics as a Universal Platform for Nuclear MedicineLusby, Dr PJUniversity of EdinburghSch of Chemistry 396,516
CageTag: Caged Theranostics as a Universal Platform for Nuclear MedicineArchibald, Professor SUniversity of HullBiomedical Sciences 481,520
Cambridge Mathematics of Information in Healthcare (CMIH)Schönlieb, Professor CUniversity of CambridgeApplied Maths and Theoretical Physics 1,295,778
CCPBioSim: Biomolecular Simulation at the Life Science InterfaceHarris, Dr SUniversity of LeedsPhysics and Astronomy 345,687
Ceramic SHaping: extrusion of glAss Preforms for new fibres in hEalthcare (SHAPE)Seddon, Professor ABUniversity of NottinghamFaculty of Engineering 770,396
Challenges to Revolutionise Hearing Device ProcessingBarker, Professor JUniversity of SheffieldComputer Science 371,114
Challenges To Revolutionise Hearing Device ProcessingAkeroyd, Professor MUniversity of NottinghamSchool of Medicine 251,510
Challenges to Revolutionise Hearing Device ProcessingCulling, Professor JCardiff UniversitySch of Psychology 200,474
Challenges to Revolutionise Hearing Device ProcessingCox, Professor TJUniversity of SalfordSch of Science,Engineering & Environment 287,990
Closed-loop Neural Interface Technologies (Close-NIT) Network PlusJackson, Professor ANewcastle UniversityBiosciences Institute 1,106,216
COMICO: Feedback Control for Microbial CommunitiesSteel, Professor HUniversity of OxfordEngineering Science 397,660
Connect NMR UK: A National NMR Network for the Physical and Life SciencesRedfield, Professor CUniversity of OxfordBiochemistry 17,770
Connect NMR UK: A National NMR Network for the Physical and Life SciencesButts, Professor CPUniversity of BristolChemistry 20,103
Connect NMR UK: A National NMR Network for the Physical and Life SciencesBlanc, Professor FUniversity of LiverpoolChemistry 344,249
Developing a humanoid bioreactor for tendon tissue engineeringMouthuy, Professor PUniversity of OxfordBotnar Research Centre 1,195,269
Developing broad-spectrum antivirals as a rapid response option for future global epidemicsJones, Dr SUniversity of Manchester, TheMaterials 713,027
Developing responsible neurotechnology for infants and children with neurodevelopmental conditionsLoth, Dr EKings College LondonForensic and Neurodevelopmental Science 1,065,729
Development of a biophysical toolkit to monitor and manipulate matrix remodelling in organoid based models of human diseaseGentleman, Dr EKings College LondonCraniofacial Dev and Stem Cell Biology 511,824
Development of an Integrated Microfluidic Platform for the Identification of Therapeutic Peptides for Unmet Medical NeedsSpring, Professor DUniversity of CambridgeChemistry 444,689
Development of next-generation Intraocular lens combined with degradable drug delivery system toward prevention of Posterior Capsule OpacificationSaeed, Dr AUniversity of East AngliaPharmacy 381,482
Development of novel acyclic chelators for gallium-68 and scandium-44 radiometals used in PETArchibald, Professor SUniversity of HullBiomedical Sciences 136,858
Development of novel acyclic chelators for gallium-68 and scandium-44 used in PETStasiuk, Dr GJKings College LondonImaging & Biomedical Engineering 534,369
Digital Design and Manufacture of Amorphous Pharmaceuticals (DDMAP)Florence, Professor AJUniversity of StrathclydeInst of Pharmacy and Biomedical Sci 1,251,700
Digital twin guided minimally invasive, intelligent and intuitive surgery (MI-3 Surgery)Shu, Professor WUniversity of StrathclydeBiomedical Engineering 302,450
Electrophysiological-mechanical coupled pulses in neural membranes: a new paradigm for clinical therapy of SCI and TBI (NeuroPulse)Jerusalem, Professor AUniversity of OxfordEngineering Science 991,283
Enabling rapid liquid and freeze-dried formulation design for the manufacture and delivery of novel biopharmaceuticalsCurtis, Dr RUniversity of Manchester, TheChem Eng and Analytical Science 861,317
Engineering growth factor microenvironments - a new therapeutic paradigm for regenerative medicineSalmeron-Sanchez, Professor MUniversity of GlasgowSchool of Engineering 3,661,144
Engineering inducible anhydrides for irreversible Red Blood Cell enzyme decorationHowarth, Professor MRUniversity of OxfordBiochemistry 848,041
Engineering Precision Medicine for the 21st CenturyStride, Professor EUniversity of OxfordEngineering Science 302,948
EPSRC and BBSRC Centre for Doctoral Training in Synthetic BiologyPapachristodoulou, Professor AUniversity of OxfordSynthetic Biology DTC 4,798,062
EPSRC and MRC Centre for Doctoral Training in Regenerative MedicineCoopman, Dr KLoughborough UniversityChemical Engineering 3,623,049
EPSRC and MRC Centre for Doctoral Training in Regenerative MedicineKimber, Professor SJUniversity of Manchester, TheEngineering and Physical Sciences 4,435,111
EPSRC and MRC Centre for Doctoral Training in Systems Approaches to Biomedical ScienceDeane, Professor CUniversity of OxfordMathematical, Physical&Life Sciences Div 3,578,913
'EPSRC and SFI Centre for Doctoral Training in Transformative Pharmaceutical TechnologiesStolnik-Trenkic, Professor SSUniversity of NottinghamSch of Pharmacy 6,434,349
EPSRC CDT in Medical Devices & Health TechnologiesConnolly, Professor PUniversity of StrathclydeBiomedical Engineering 4,156,847
EPSRC CDT in Sustainable Approaches to Biomedical Science: Responsible and Reproducible Research - SABS:R^3Gavaghan, Professor DUniversity of OxfordSABS CDT 5,348,003
EPSRC Centre for Doctoral Training in Advanced Biomedical MaterialsCartmell, Professor SHUniversity of Manchester, TheMaterials 6,716,182
EPSRC Centre for Doctoral Training in Advanced Therapeutics & NanomedicinesStolnik-Trenkic, Professor SSUniversity of NottinghamSch of Pharmacy 4,662,299
EPSRC Centre for Doctoral Training in Complex Particulate Products and ProcessesRoberts, Professor KJUniversity of LeedsChemical and Process Engineering 3,659,116
EPSRC Centre for Doctoral Training in Cross-Disciplinary Approaches to Non-Equilibrium SystemsBhaseen, Dr MJKings College LondonMathematics 3,913,751
EPSRC Centre for Doctoral Training in Diamond Science and TechnologyNewton, Professor MEUniversity of WarwickChemistry 4,598,928
EPSRC Centre for Doctoral Training in Emergent Macromolecular Therapies (EMT): A National CDT linked to an EPSRC Centre for Innovative ManufacturingDalby, Professor PAUCLBiochemical Engineering 3,747,453
EPSRC Centre for Doctoral Training in Molecular Analytical ScienceUnwin, Professor PUniversity of WarwickChemistry 4,168,088
EPSRC Centre for Doctoral Training in Physical Sciences for Health (Sci-Phy-4-Health)Hannon, Professor MJUniversity of BirminghamSchool of Chemistry 3,553,342
EPSRC Centre for Doctoral Training in Physical Sciences Innovation in Chemical Biology for Bioindustry and HealthcareCes, Professor OImperial College LondonChemistry 4,668,788
EPSRC Centre for Doctoral Training in Smart Medical Imaging at King's College London and Imperial College LondonYoung, Professor AAKings College LondonImaging & Biomedical Engineering 6,022,394
EPSRC Centre for Doctoral Training in Sustainable Chemical TechnologiesDavidson, Professor MGUniversity of BathChemistry 4,708,440
EPSRC Centre for Doctoral Training in Sustainable ChemistryLicence, Professor PUniversity of NottinghamSch of Chemistry 5,380,327
EPSRC Centre for Doctoral Training in Synthesis for Biology and MedicineDixon, Professor DJUniversity of OxfordOxford Chemistry 4,947,369
EPSRC Centre for Doctoral Training in the Advanced Characterisation of MaterialsMcLachlan, Professor MImperial College LondonMaterials 4,290,965
EPSRC Centre for Doctoral Training in Theory and Modelling in Chemical Sciences.Wilson, Professor MUniversity of OxfordTheory and Modelling in Chem Sci CDT 4,516,754
EPSRC Centre for Doctoral Training in Tissue Engineering and Regenerative Medicine; Innovation in Medical and Biological EngineeringBrockett, Dr CLUniversity of LeedsMechanical Engineering 3,367,776
EPSRC Core Equipment 2020 - King's College LondonRazavi, Professor RKings College LondonKing's College London Central Offices 503,000
Exploiting nanoclay self-assembly for stem-cell driven tissue regeneration (Ext.)Dawson, Dr JIUniversity of SouthamptonHuman Development and Health 652,649
From the cluster to the clinic: Real-time treatment planning for transcranial ultrasound therapy using deep learning (Ext.)Treeby, Professor BEUCLMedical Physics and Biomedical Eng 952,159
Functional location of airway inflammation in eosinophilic asthmaRitchie, Professor GADUniversity of OxfordOxford Chemistry 471,791
FUTURE TARGETED HEALTHCARE MANUFACTURING HUBTitchener-Hooker, Professor NUCLBiochemical Engineering 10,467,090
Gastrointestinal bioreactor to evaluate ingestible medicines and inform formulation and manufactureBatchelor, Professor H KUniversity of StrathclydeInst of Pharmacy and Biomedical Sci 675,340
Guiding treatment for individuals with eating disorders and dementia using masticatory efficiencyBranley-Bell, Dr DNorthumbria, University ofFac of Health and Life Sciences 449,388
Imaging the brain with ultrasound full-waveform inversionWarner, Professor MRImperial College LondonEarth Science and Engineering 300,278
Injectable devices for sustained ocular drug deliveryKearns, Dr VRUniversity of LiverpoolInstitute of Ageing and Chronic Disease 838,666
In-Procedure Personalized Atrial Digital Twin to Predict Outcome of Atrial Fibrillation AblationNiederer, Professor SAKings College LondonImaging & Biomedical Engineering 1,534,181
Integrating data-driven biophysical models into respiratory medicine - BIOREMEBrook, Dr BUniversity of NottinghamSch of Mathematical Sciences 763,404
IRC Next Steps Plus: A Smartphone Powered mRNA Sequence DetectorStevens, Professor MMImperial College LondonMaterials 1,027,001
IRC Next Steps Plus: Photonic Pathogen Theranostics - Point-of-care image guided photonic therapy of bacterial and fungal infectionDhaliwal, Professor KUniversity of EdinburghCentre for Inflammation Research 1,115,129
i-sense: EPSRC IRC in Agile Early Warning Sensing Systems for Infectious Diseases and Antimicrobial ResistanceMcKendry, Professor RAUCLLondon Centre for Nanotechnology 4,300,620
Limit analysis of debonding states in multi-body systems of stochastic hyperelastic materialMihai, Dr ACardiff UniversitySch of Mathematics 290,844
Mathematical Modelling Led Design of Tissue-Engineered Constructs: A New Paradigm for Peripheral Nerve Repair (NerveDesign)Shipley, Professor RJUCLMechanical Engineering 1,080,646
Mechanobiology-based medicineSalmeron-Sanchez, Professor MUniversity of GlasgowSchool of Engineering 302,860
Medical Technologies Innovation and Knowledge Centre Phase 2 Regenerative DevicesWilcox, Professor RKUniversity of LeedsMechanical Engineering 3,524,405
Metabolic photosensitizers for photodynamic therapy of brain cancer.Vendrell, Professor MUniversity of EdinburghCentre for Inflammation Research 600,137
MicroTotal Pre Analytical Systems (MTPAS): Near-patient Approach to the Preparation of Circulating Biomarkers for Next-Generation SensingKersaudy-Kerhoas, Professor MHeriot-Watt UniversitySch of Engineering and Physical Science 964,969
Modelling and analysis of cancer invasion with flux-saturation mechanismsZhigun, Dr AQueen's University of BelfastSch of Mathematics and Physics 199,738
Modelling anomalous transport of nanoparticles and DNA repair to improve radiotherapyFedotov, Professor SUniversity of Manchester, TheMathematics 702,576
MOMENTUM+HYPER Magnetic Particle Imaging + Localised Hyperthermia PlatformGiardiello, Dr MUniversity of LiverpoolChemistry 900,427
Multi-band optical coherence tomography platform for the development of novel atopic dermatitis treatments.Matcher, Professor SUniversity of SheffieldElectronic and Electrical Engineering 1,017,938
NeuroMod+: Co-creation for next-generation neuromodulation therapeuticsSchultz, Professor SRImperial College LondonBioengineering 1,265,849
Neurotechnology for Chronic PainSeymour, Professor BUniversity of OxfordClinical Neurosciences 944,612
New Approaches to Bayesian Data Science: Tackling Challenges from the Health SciencesFearnhead, Professor PLancaster UniversityMathematics and Statistics 2,952,639
New Branched Polymers Excipients and Emulsions for Enhanced Drug DeliveryOwen, Professor AUniversity of LiverpoolInstitute of Translational Medicine 1,728,068
New minimally invasive technologies for the treatment of pancreatic cancerHarris, Professor RAUniversity of LeedsMechanical Engineering 1,522,148
Next Generation Biomaterials DiscoveryAlexander, Professor MRUniversity of NottinghamSch of Pharmacy 5,365,958
Next Generation Helix Mimetics - Probes for Target SelectivityBarnard, Dr AImperial College LondonChemistry 480,447
Next Generation Probiotics: The Development of Microbial-based Oral Formulations for Microbiome-altering ApplicationsHorniblow, Dr RDUniversity of BirminghamInstitute of Clinical Sciences 352,996
Next Generation Rehabilitation TechnologiesGoodridge, Professor RUniversity of NottinghamFaculty of Engineering 831,040
Next-Generation Biomimetic NanomedicinesItzhaki, Professor LUniversity of CambridgePharmacology 475,026
Non-invasive Electrical Deep Brain Stimulation TechnologyGrossman, Dr NImperial College LondonBrain Sciences 302,810
OPTIma: Optimising Proton Therapy through ImagingAllinson, Professor NMUniversity of LincolnSchool of Computer Science 3,245,864
Optimisation of microneedle insertion and understanding the implications of repeat application as tools to support translationDonnelly, Professor RQueen's University of BelfastSch of Pharmacy 1,240,248
Osteoarthritic cartilage regeneration using a combination of tough biomaterials and nanotechnology-enabled gene therapy.Oliva-Jorge, Dr NImperial College LondonBioengineering 425,888
Peptide-mimetic hydrogels as a long-acting multipurpose drug delivery platform for combined contraception and HIV preventionLaverty, Dr GQueen's University of BelfastSch of Pharmacy 766,542
Photonic Sensing and Dual-mode Bio-Imaging with Rare Earth Upconversion NanoparticlesJose, Professor GUniversity of LeedsChemical and Process Engineering 1,311,873
Plasma-activated antimicrobial hydrogel therapy (PAHT) for combating infections in diabetic foot ulcersJenkins, Professor AUniversity of BathChemistry 407,563
Plasma-activated antimicrobial hydrogel therapy (PAHT) for combatting infections in diabetic foot ulcersShort, Professor RDLancaster UniversityChemistry 568,330
Plasma-activated antimicrobial hydrogel therapy (PAHT) for combatting infections in diabetic foot ulcersRamage, Professor GUniversity of GlasgowCollege of Medical, Veterinary, Life Sci 369,080
Porous 3D Silica Nanoparticle Assemblies as Post-surgical Drug Delivery Implants to Reduce Glioblastoma RecurrenceOng, Dr ZUniversity of LeedsPhysics and Astronomy 393,882
Raman Nanotheranostics - RaNT - developing the targeted diagnostics and therapeutics of the future by combining light and functionalised nanoparticlesStone, Professor NUniversity of ExeterPhysics and Astronomy 5,752,646
Rational design of photoactive molecules using "black box" quantum dynamics simulationsWorth, Professor GAUCLChemistry 392,509
Rational design of photoactive molecules using "black box" quantum dynamics simulationsO'Reilly, Professor RKUniversity of BirminghamSchool of Chemistry 96,327
Rational design of photoactive molecules using "black box" quantum dynamics simulationsHabershon, Professor SUniversity of WarwickChemistry 511,707
RCUK Catapult Researchers in Residence award Cell & Gene Therapy - Driving Process Innovation Through MetabolomicsDickson, Professor AJUniversity of Manchester, TheChem Eng and Analytical Science 50,000
Real-Time Ultrasound Guided Abdominal Interventions Without a Tracking DeviceClarkson, Dr MJUCLMedical Physics and Biomedical Eng 1,015,268
RESTORE: engineeRing an Enhanced vesicle SysTem for coOrdinated fRacture rEpairDavies, Dr OGLoughborough UniversitySch of Sport Exercise & Health Sciences 323,286
Revealing the 3D nanoscale structure and composition of healthy and diseased bone and teethKroeger, Professor RUniversity of YorkPhysics 42,298
Revolutionizing Medical Imaging (ReImagine) through Ubiquitous, Low-Dose, Automated Computed Tomography Diagnostic SystemsStranks, Dr SDUniversity of CambridgeChemical Engineering and Biotechnology 302,379
Technologies for an in-vitro carbon copy of lung diseaseCicuta, Professor PUniversity of CambridgePhysics 302,804
Terahertz skinometer for improved cancer prevention and treatmentMacPherson, Dr EUniversity of WarwickPhysics 652,876
The development and implementation of a six-axis bioreactor for regenerative therapies of the intervertebral discHolsgrove, Dr TPUniversity of ExeterEngineering 222,239
The Physics of Bacteriophage-coated Antimicrobial SurfacesBrown, Dr AUniversity of EdinburghSch of Physics and Astronomy 613,277
Transfer learning of pharmacogenomic information across disease types and preclinical models for drug sensitivity prediction.Wang, Dr DUniversity of SheffieldNeurosciences 461,757
TRIAL: Treatment of Respiratory Infections with inhaled AntimicrobiaLsD'Sa, Professor RAUniversity of LiverpoolMech, Materials & Aerospace Engineering 663,939
U-care: Deep ultraviolet light therapiesThomson, Professor RRHeriot-Watt UniversitySch of Engineering and Physical Science 6,132,366
University of Bradford - Equipment AccountCoates, Professor PDUniversity of BradfordFaculty of Engineering and Informatics 3,419,000
University of Strathclyde - Equipment Account"McArthur, Professor SUniversity of StrathclydeElectronic and Electrical Engineering 3,895,938
Unparameterised multi-modal data, high order signatures, and the mathematics of data scienceLyons, Professor TUniversity of OxfordMathematical Institute 4,100,854
Using catastrophes, dynamics & data analysis to uncover how differentiating cells make decisionsRand, Professor DAUniversity of WarwickMathematics 446,283
Wireless communication with cells towards bioelectronic treatments of the futureRawson, Dr FJUniversity of NottinghamSch of Pharmacy 974,695

Total Number of Grants: 138
Total Value of Grants: £237,004,674

The grant value may include the cost of access to facilities (these funds are not awarded to the grant holding organisation).