The Human Fertilisation and Embryology Authority (HEFA) has granted a treatment licence to the Newcastle Fertility Centre. This allows a variation to the current clinical licence so that pro-nuclear transfer can be offered to reduce the risk of mothers transferring mitochondrial diseaseRead more
Learn more about the Biomedical Research Centre Director, Professor Avan SayerRead more
We provide training and workshops to our students to foster career development in translational medicine linked to ageing and chronic disease. View some of the research projects we have fundedRead more
Involving the public and patients in our research is the cornerstone of our work.Read more
We collaborate with industry to develop innovative approaches to diagnosis and treatment in ageing and chronic diseaseRead more
Improving the prevention, diagnosis and treatment of diseases that affect the older person
Delivering world-leading scientific and clinical research in ageing and chronic disease
Patient and public involvement at NIHR Newcastle Biomedical Research Centre
The public are a fundamental part of our research
We support quality research and training in ageing and chronic disease
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Newcastle has a significant and growing NIHR infrastructure
We work closely together to maximise opportunities and minimise duplication.
March 20, 2017
Gemma Roberts, Alzheimer’s Society Clinical Fellow was selected to present at the STEM for Britain poster event at Westminster this month.
March 17, 2017
The Human Fertilisation and Embryology Authority (HEFA) has granted a treatment licence to the Newcastle Fertility Centre. This allows a variation to the current clinical licence so that pro-nuclear transfer can be offered to reduce the risk of mothers transferring mitochondrial disease.
March 7, 2017
The Newcastle Molecular Pathology Node recently hosted the event ‘Molecular Diagnostics at Newcastle University’ as part of NAHP Industry Month.
March 3, 2017
We’re approaching a busy time for events in ageing and long-term conditions, so here at the NIHR Newcastle Biomedical Research Centre, we thought we’d provide you with a run-down of everything happening.
February 28, 2017
Alzheimer’s Society’s Dementia Research Leaders awards recognise and celebrate the work of early and mid-career dementia researchers.
March 29, 2017
This session will be looking at effective patient & public involvement & engagement (PPI/E) as a pathway to impact and what you should be thinking about when writing your PPI/E grant application.
March 24, 2017
The NHS England Long Term Conditions (LTCs) Unit with the National Clinical Director, Peter Kay, are working in partnership with the Arthritis and Musculoskeletal Alliance (ARMA) to deliver a national work programme supporting a strong, cohesive, approach to MSK improvement including networks of care to drive forward local improvements.
June 27, 2017
In June 2017 we will be hosting our fourth international workshop on Clinical Therapeutic Tolerance.