Accurate measurement and optimised detection methods right from start of the research and development process ensure you make informed decisions, get useable results faster and with greater confidence.
NPL's multi-disciplined approach to research allows us to bring together a range of expertise covering areas including biotechnology and nanoanalysis to biomaterials and biophotonics for working with industry to solve challenging research issues that can help improve understanding of product efficacy and development times.
Alongside our analytical expertise in Healthcare, NPL's role within the industry has seen the installation of a state-of the-art Clinical Linac facility to support radiation dosimetry for cancer therapy, to the development of standards for the International Federation of Clinical Chemistry for Enzyme Linked Immunoassays (ELISA). NPL also carries out research and development in the areas of Regenerative Medicines, Medical Devices, Diagnostic Assay Development, Personal Care, Acoustics and Ultrasound.
Measurement for use in healthcare brings more reliable and efficient exploitation of diagnostic and therapeutic techniques and the development of new technologies. As the diagnosis of disease and long-term patient care moves from the clinical setting to the patients' bedside or home environment the need for understand and developing accurate measurements for health based applications has become increasingly important for delivering the safe and cost effective patient care in timeframes required.
Challenge Driven, Solution Focused
Our expertise and innovation eliminates the need for specialist in-house resources, reduces technical risk and can deliver revenue, cost and time savings for complex technical challenges. For over 110 years we have solved real world government and business problems and today this is applied to global customer requests from a range of markets. NPL solutions are delivered in world-class research facilities using the outputs from significant research programmes supported by government and have been shown to be world-leading in over 80% of science areas.
Customers have access to over 500 multi-disciplinary scientists, along with an extensive national and international network of partners. Our collaboration network of other science organisations, industry, academia and international laboratories prove invaluable to deliver the requirements of our customers who range from government departments, start-ups to large global multinational corporations.
NPL is working with the healthcare sector by developing solutions driven by your challenges through the application of cutting edge measurement that meets our customer's needs.
Our capability includes:
Working with business and industry, NPL's Research and Development programmes focus on identifying and addressing customer needs, ensuring our expertise and knowledge is always relevant and easily applied by our partners.