- Faculty of Biological Sciences
- Research and innovation
Research and innovation
The Faculty of Biological Sciences is a vibrant, collaborative research community, spanning all areas of biological sciences from landscapes to molecules. Explore our research and innovation pages to view the strength and depth of our research teams and contact us if you have an interest in working together.
6th in UK
for research impact
Research Excellence Framework 2014
research laboratories redesign
to enhance collaboration
Astbury BioStructure Laboratory
For world-leading biological research
Below are some of the cross-faculty research centres within the University that draw together expertise, maximising potential for application of novel approaches to solve scientific problems.
Our 10 facilities cover the broad research themes of biophysical characterisation, structural elucidation and cellular visualisation. They provide a full pipeline for preparation and complete characterisation of systems from single molecules, to macro-molecular complexes, to cells.
Latest research news
Two BSc Biology students have been awarded the prestigious Beaumont Award.
Friday 19 July 2019More
The city of Leeds has been recognised with a bronze food sustainability award…
Tuesday 18 June 2019More