We support research across eight specialist themes which encompass the range of our expertise on ageing.
Our main research areas are covered by over 100 academics across the University, many world-leaders in their specific field.
Understanding how organisms age is a key strand of MICRA’s research.
Making practical differences to our living environment in later life.
Studying falls and bone health, dementia and wellbeing, and geriatric medicine and neurology.
Examining the legal, ethical and political aspects of ageing.
Exploring work and retirement and the economics of ageing.
Researching musculoskeletal deterioration, skin ageing and regenerative medicine.