Queen's University Belfast

The Wellcome-Wolfson Institute for Experimental Medicine

UKRPIF award: £10 million
Officially opened: August 2015

The Institute for Experimental Medicine supports over 330 staff researching the mechanisms of disease to develop innovative therapeutics and diagnostics to improve health and manage disease.

Additional to the UK Research Partnership Investment Fund (UKRPIF) award, the centre received co-funding from Wellcome, the Wolfson Foundation and Atlantic Philanthropies. Other funders include the Sir Jules Thorn Charitable Trust, the Insight Trust for the Visually Impaired and the Queen’s University of Belfast Foundation.