Research areas

The Leicester Precision Medicine Institute (LPMI) is discovering, developing and testing diagnostics, novel medicines and technologies to improve healthcare provision, patient treatment and clinical outcomes. We focus on our areas of excellence in Cancer, Respiratory, Cardiovascular and Infectious diseases, plus Diabetes Lifestyle research in our ethnically diverse local population. We invest in inter-disciplinary research and platform technologies that include; clinical imaging, liquid biopsy, drug and diagnostics discovery, genomics and next generation sequencing, proteomics, metabolomics, phenomics, data analytics, health and biomedical informatics and environmental impact on disease.

The LPMI offers a range of technologies and expertise: