NIHR | Manchester Biomedical Research Centre

Greater Manchester Infrastructure

Greater Manchester is home to a wide array of research and innovation infrastructure and excellence.

Manchester BRC works with these partners to bridge the gap between transforming scientific breakthroughs into diagnostic tests and life-saving treatments for patients.

Christabel Pankhurst Institute for Health Technology Research and Innovation

The Christabel Pankhurst Institute for Health Technology Research and Innovation  (Pankhurst) is a partnership with MFT, MSP, HInM and GMCA, focusing on the translation of health technologies.

Manchester BRC works with the Pankhurst through joint transnational research activities and the development of health solutions that will benefit patients and address local healthcare needs across Greater Manchester

The Pankhurst is a pivotal element of the “One Manchester” health Innovation ecosystem,

  • facilitating multidisciplinary working practices
  • acting as a funnel for providing world class academic expertise
  • nurturing cross-sectoral collaborations and partnerships to accelerate the development of health innovation