Our facilities

We have a range of laboratory and administration facilities that support research work taking place across our hospitals.

BioRepository

Facility for smart storage, processing, retrieval and rearraying of samples prior to high throughput measurements.

Cambridge blood and stem cell biobank

Tissue bank for samples from patients with haematological malignancies and normal individuals, including cord blood.

Cambridge clinical trial unit

Leading studies that translate the extensive scientific advances provided by Cambridge Science into clinical application.

Cambridge clinical research centre

The Cambridge clinical research centre is a safe, well-equipped and professionally staffed research facility.

Clinical engineering innovation

Clinical Engineering Innovation (CEI) aims to identify novel, unmet clinical needs and translate these into innovative medical technologies and processes to benefit patients, staff and the wider health economy. Our in-house team contains both design engineers and clinical scientists providing experience across a large variety of areas. We have detailed knowledge of the regulatory requirements and funding applications to allow innovative products and ideas to be bought into patient care.

Core biochemical assay laboratory

Specialist assay support for his research interests, specifically the aetiology of non-insulin-dependent diabetes.

Laboratory research services

We provide sample analysis for clinical research studies.

Micro-array core

Facility including a full service, from the labelling of RNA samples to the hybridisation and scanning of arrays.

MRI core

The MRI core facility has two dedicated members of staff, a research physicist and a radiographer.

PET/CT facilities

The PET/CT department is located on Level 2 off the corridor heading to the Oncology/Radiotherapy department.

Tissue bank

Leading studies that translate the extensive scientific advances provided by Cambridge Science into clinical application.