The University of Birmingham attracted £145.5 million research funding in 2011/12.
The world’s longest laser, measuring 270km, was created by Aston University researchers and is based at Aston University.
Coventry University is one of the top 3 UK universities for collaborative research and consultancy - delivering 10,432 contracts in 2010/11.
Queen Elizabeth Hospital Birmingham has the largest renal transplant programme in the United Kingdom and is a national specialist centre for liver, heart and lung transplantation, as well as cancer studies.
Birmingham Science City is a partnership of public, private and HE sectors that aims to develop, use and promote science, technology to stimulate innovation to improve economic prosperity and quality of life.
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