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These collaborations are managed by the NIHR Office for Clinical Research Infrastructure.

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Collaborations for early phase translational research

Our collaborations are ready-formed networks of leading universities and NHS hospitals set up to work with the life sciences industry. They carry out translational research and tackle experimental medicine challenges in selected therapeutic themes.

They work with all sectors of the life sciences industry, including Clinical Research Organisations, and undertake commercial and non-commercial studies with industry partners.


NIHR Translational Research Partnerships

Access academic centres and experts in inflammatory respiratory disease and joint and related inflammatory diseases to work collaboratively on cutting-edge translational research.


NIHR Rare Diseases Translational Research Collaboration

Work with world-class translational research experts and facilities to further research in rare diseases and develop new diagnostics and treatments.


NIHR Dementia Translational Research Collaboration

Collaborate with leading experts to investigate the disease mechanisms underlying dementia and other neurodegenerative conditions and develop new diagnostics and treatments.