Facilities

We are committed to sharing our facilities and associated expertise with external academic and industrial collaborators. To discuss your requirements, please contact the staff listed on the pages below.

Facility title Overview
Biochemistry and molecular biology The Biochemistry and molecular biology facilities at the School of Dentistry feature state of the art technologies.
Biomaterials and tissue engineering facilities The School’s biomaterials and tissue engineering facilities are equipped with some of the latest equipment to enable cutting edge research
Clinical Imaging Facilities Our clinical imaging facilities include a clinical MRI centre (Philips 1.5T and 3T) for cardiovascular imaging research, an Advanced Imaging Centre (Siemens Prisma 3T) that supports developmental MRI and access to NHS based imaging equipment including CT, echocardiography and PET/CT.
Digital dentistry facility The School has first-rate facilities for digital workflows, haptics, machine learning and artificial intelligence in dentistry.
Experimental and Preclinical Imaging Centre (ePIC) This state-of-the-art preclinical imaging centre provides the latest generation of multi-modality imaging platforms, including a 7 Tesla MR system, a PET/SPECT/CT scanner, µCT and optical imaging all from the same vendor - Bruker, Germany alongside high frequency ultrasound from FujiFilm Visualsonics.
General Research Facilities Psychology The School of Psychology has a range of facilities and resources available for undertaking research.
Imaging facilities The world-class imaging facilities at the School of Dentistry feature the latest in imaging technology.
Investigating health and social functioning Our health and social functioning facilities are part of the Applied Health Psychology Unit.
Investigating human nutrition The Human Appetite Research Unit (HARU) features a range of leading facilities and resources which enable innovative research work into human nutrition.
Investigating neural function Our neuroimaging facilities feature state of the art equipment and resources to enable us to investigate neural functions.
Investigating responses Our sensorimotor processing facilities include state of the art research equipment and resources.
Investigating virtual worlds Our virtual reality facilities include state of the art equipment helping us to explore virtual worlds and their impacts on society.
Microbiology facilities The School of Dentistry's Microbiology facilities are equipped with the latest materials and resources to enable cutting edge research.
Next Generation Sequencing Facility The NGS facility is owned and run by the University of Leeds. We aim to provide a flexible sequencing service in which cutting edge methodologies can be rapidly developed and provided, as a service to both internal and external users.
Skeletal tissues research bank The skeletal tissues research bank is a vital resource which enhances research undertaken across the faculty.
Translational and Clinical Research (DenTCRU) Our range of clinical facilities within the School of Dentistry allow us insight into a array of research areas.
University of Leeds Faculty of Medicine and Health Flow Cyometry and Imaging Facility Our core facility aims to resource and deliver advanced light based cytometric equipment and cell purification technologies along with expert research support and training in these fields to expand the understanding of dynamic cellular functions both in vito and in vivo in a clinical setting.