Biotechnology and Biological Sciences Research Council (BBSRC)

BBSRC invests to push back the frontiers of biology and deliver a healthy, prosperous and sustainable future.




Funding opportunities

Expression of interest: UK Gut-Immunology-Brain Axis Network+: Stage 1, leadership team

Apply to lead or co-lead an interdisciplinary gut-immunology-brain axis research and innovation network+.

You must:

  • be based at a research organisation eligible for BBSRC funding
  • meet individual eligibility requirements

Funding of up to £5 million across four years will support one network.

Enhancing equality, diversity and inclusion in BBSRC-funded networks

Apply for funding to increase participation of, and engagement with, members of your network who identify as being part of an under-represented or minoritised group.

You must be part of an established research network currently in receipt of BBSRC funding.


Biotechnology and Biological Sciences Research Council (BBSRC)
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