Diagnostics North East provides a unique joined up infrastructure for industry and academia across the Newcastle Health Innovation Partners footprint.
A collaboration between the NHS, academia and the AHSN NENC, Diagnostics North East supports industry partners to develop, evaluate and encourage adoption of new diagnostic tests and devices.
In addition, the team provide horizon-scanning services for new opportunities, linked to large, rapidly accessible and well-characterised patient cohorts and tissue repositories.
The region has a cohesive diagnostics infrastructure including scientists, clinicians and patient groups, all with extensive expertise spanning all elements of this pathway, which provides unrivalled opportunities for industry and academia.
Diagnostics underpin all modern healthcare and collaborative innovation is key to improving outcomes for patients. Diagnostics North East will work closely with the NHIP to improve the health outcomes for the regional population and beyond.