Working with Industry 

We work with industry to help translate our new discoveries and breakthroughs into accessible outputs; ensuring as many patients as possible reap the benefit.

World-leading translational research centres across the North have come together to showcase their ground-breaking research with industry partners to deliver the next generation of medicine.

Ways we partner with industry

Collaborative Research

Sheffield BRC researchers can work with your company to plan and deliver world-class preclinical and clinical research projects. Possible funding sources include NIHR and Innovate UK.


Specialists in the Sheffield BRC can advise and guide your company.

Industry-Sponsored Research

Your company can directly access the expertise and infrastructure of the NIHR Sheffield BRC to solve a commercial challenge.


We can provide access to our portfolio of technologies.


To discuss how your company can work with the NIHR Sheffield BRC, contact Luke Barron (BRC Operations Manager)


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Local collaborators include: 

Sheffield Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
NIHR Sheffield Clinical Research Facility
NIHR Devices for Dignity MedTech Co-operative
Sheffield Institute for Translational Neuroscience (SITraN)
NIHR Office for Clinical Research Infrastructure

Industry partners include: 

IONIS pharmaceuticals
Benevolent AI
Aclipse therapeutics
Talar Made
Heptares therapeutics


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