New Funding for Exeter Diabetes research

The University of Exeter in partnership with the Royal Devon & Exeter NHS Foundation Trust has recently received a £6 million Government award to expand its already globally renowned diabetes research.

Professor Andrew Hattersley, who led the application said “It is a great honour that the excellence of the diabetes research in Exeter has been recognised in this national completion. Receiving this funding which allow us to make a giant step forward in our ability to research into the causes, complications and treatment of diabetes.”

As a result of the new funding, recruitment is already underway for outstanding researchers who will further bolster the team’s world-renowned expertise in new approaches to investigating diabetes. The money will also help recruit a number of PhD studentships to accelerate research in the field.

For more information read the press release here.