Our Facilities

The NIHR provides the support and facilities the NHS needs for first-class research by funding a range of infrastructure.

NIHR Biomedical Research Centres (BRCs), partnerships between England’s leading NHS organisations and universities, conduct translational research to transform scientific breakthroughs into life-saving treatments. The following BRCs undertake research in metabolic and endocrine disorders:

NIHR Medtech and In vitro diagnostics Co-operatives (MICs) build expertise and capacity in the NHS to develop new medical technologies and provide evidence on commercially-supplied in vitro diagnostic tests. The following MIC undertakes research in metabolic and endocrine disorders:

MRC-NIHR National Phenome Centre

The MRC-NIHR National Phenome Centre brings together leading academics in the field of metabolic phenotyping. The Centre delivers its world-class molecular-phenotyping service using a complimentary mix of analytical platforms, that work in concert to provide the greatest coverage.

 

The NIHR Office for Clinical Research Infrastructure (NOCRI) helps public, charity and industry research funders work in partnership with NIHR infrastructure. Find out more about how they can support collaborations in the life sciences industry section of our website.