Institute for Regeneration and Repair


The Institute for Regeneration and Repair is a research institute based at the University of Edinburgh. Our scientists and clinicians study tissue regeneration and repair to advance human health.

What we do

The Institute for Regeneration and Repair (IRR) seeks to understand stem cell biology, inflammation and disease to develop new therapies to heal damaged tissues and improve reproductive outcomes. 

Contact us

Our location and how to contact us.

The new IRR South Building

The new IRR South building brings the total capacity of our buildings to over 1,000.

Equality, diversity and inclusion

The IRR is committed to ensuring we work and study in an environment that is underpinned by the principles of equity, diversity and inclusion.

IRR Logo

More information about IRRs logo and branding.