About The National Biosample Centre
Established by the NIHR in 2014, and operated by UK Biocentre as a not-for-profit organisation, we provide world leading sample management and high capacity bioprocessing.
We make extensive use of dedicated automation and software systems for consistent and high throughput sample processing and tracking delivering best value for UK medical research.
We provide the logistical infrastructure allowing Investigators to deliver their study objectives.
Our mission is to be the centre of excellence for UK sample management and a key part of the UK science infrastructure.
UK Biocentre has now been commissioned by the UK Government to carry out Covid-19 swab testing.