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Our expert labs are purpose-built facilities that enable us to conduct human dietary interventions using the highest quality standards and in accordance with Good Clinical Practice (GCP). In doing so, we endeavour to help you uncover food’s true potential.
The Brain Performance and Nutrition Research Centre (BPNRC) has an international reputation for its research examining the relationship between nutritional interventions and all aspects of psychological functioning.
Our £30 million bespoke and state-of-the-art research facilities include exercise laboratories, fully equipped nutrition kitchens, a clinical assessment and research area, and an environmental chamber.
The Northumbria Centre for Sleep Research (NCSR) is a purpose-built two-bedroom en suite facility with a fully integrated kitchen, conference room and lounge and laboratory control room. The NCSR is designed to study and treat disorders of sleep and wakefulness.
From routine lipid profile testing to assessments of endothelial function, our vascular lab aims to design human nutrition trials that meet EFSA standards
NU-OMICS offers a comprehensive DNA sequencing service incorporated within the state-of-the-art multi-omics laboratory at Northumbria University. The service is based upon the increasing capacity and broad application portfolio of the Illumina MiSeq benchtop sequencing system