Health and Medicine research

Global atlas for disease

Dr Kebede Deribe has been leading efforts to create the first global map of podoconiosis.


Giving babies a better start

Thanks to research at the Brighton and Sussex Medical School (BSMS), the outlook for premature babies around the world is much brighter.


Simon Ward, Professor of Medicinal Chemistry, talks about the vital role of University of Sussex scientists in developing drugs for life-changing illnesses such as schizophrenia.

See how we're working to tackle Dementia


Tackling a crippling disease across the tropics

Gail Davey is helping some of the most vulnerable people in the world.

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Helping people with scabies in care homes

Professor Jackie Cassell is transforming the diagnosis of scabies in residential care homes.

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From diagnosis to life with a genetic condition

Professor Alan Lehmann has helped families live their lives to the full after being diagnosed with xeroderma pigmentosum.

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