The Wellcome Trust Institutional Strategic Support Fund supports a range of strategic research activities that fall within the Wellcome Trust's remit and that underpin the strategic plans of the Schools, including;

  • Infection, Immunity and Inflammation.
  • Understanding the molecular basis of obesity for the development of interventions.
  • Applied Health Sciences, particularly through our Chief Scientist Office-funded Health Economics Research Unit and Health Services Research Unit.
  • Tissue Regeneration and Regenerative Medicine, particularly in arthritis and joint disease.

ISSF@Aberdeen research shorts

In this series of short videos, the funded investigators explain why their research is important and how it will impact human health.