Leicester Precision Medicine Institute

Improving healthcare in an ethnically diverse population

The Institute represents an exciting, novel and new initiative between the University of Leicester and the University of Leicester Hospitals (UHL) NHS Trust.

The Leicester Precision Medicine Institute coalesces and aligns the research missions of the University and NHS. As a Centre of Excellence, it will develop, evaluate and implement prevention and treatment based on unique characteristics of individuals and subgroups of the population to provide more effective and safer healthcare and improved health to our diverse population.

LPMI graphic 300.jpgOur key activities are underpinned by interdisciplinary discovery, evaluation and implementation science.

  • Discovery: genomics, integrative -omics, disease mechanisms, biomarker development, drug discovery, companion diagnostics, developing predictive tools
  • Evaluation: including clinical trials and stratified clinical trials
  • Implementation: health services research and patient safety

Our research covers a broad spectrum of biomedical science with exceptional strength in our research areas:

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For General Enquiries:


t: +44 (0)116 373 6859

For Academic Enquiries:

Professor Martin Tobin

e: mt47@le.ac.uk

For Commercial Enquiries:

Dr Alasdair Gaw
Commercial Director

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t: +44 (0)116 373 6283
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