About Us

Delivery of Precision Medicine

The LPMI provides a discovery-led culture and discovery-enabling environment that supports cross cutting interdisciplinary research driving innovation, collaboration and productivity to deliver precision medicine by:

  • Linking key stakeholders across the entire precision medicine pipeline:
    • MRC, BBSRC, EPSRC, ESRC, Innovate UK, Wellcome, NIHR, NHS, AHSN and international initiatives
  • Developing international links, especially those of relevance to the ethnicity and health of Leicester city residents

Key Specialities of the LPMI:

Clinical research expertise at international level:

  • Cardiometabolic
  • Respiratory
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  • Oncology

Clinical Specialism:

  • Ethnic Health Research;
  • Acute Care and Emergency Medicine;
  • Renal disease;
  • Microbial disease, including TB.

Inter-disciplinary research and cross-cutting technologies that deliver:

  • Genomics, and Phenomic research;
  • Data analytics, health and biomedical informatics;
  • Drug and diagnostic discovery;
  • Environmental impact on disease.

For industrial partners

The LPMI supports the development of new innovations across discovery, evaluation and implementation phases including:

  • Translational science from target through validation and to proof of concept;
  • Access to clinical samples and clinical infrastructure necessary to evaluate and demonstrate efficacy of your innovation;
  • Access to customer to allow early design input as part of product development;
  • Access to new biological discoveries, molecular pathways and biomarkers;
  • Specialist services that your company may require such as data analytics, molecular analytics etc.

We believe in sustainable partnerships and in the strength of collaboration. We collaborate with small, medium, large and global enterprises in the areas of pharmaceuticals, biotechnology, medical technology, diagnostics, contract research services and consultancy.

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For General Enquiries:

LPMI@le.ac.uk

t: +44 (0)116 373 6498

For Academic Enquiries:

Professor Martin Tobin
Director

e: mt47@le.ac.uk

For Commercial Enquiries:

Dr Alasdair Gaw
Commercial Director

e: ajg56@le.ac.uk
t: +44 (0)116 373 6283
t: +44 (0)7867 905803