Working with Business

Consultancy

Consultancy

Newcastle University’s consultancy services work with businesses to provide an efficient, confidential and commercially-focused service.

We provide a range of consultancy services to businesses, including:

  • specialist scientific advice and guidance
  • speaker agreements
  • data evaluation and assessment
  • laboratory based testing and analysis
  • expert witness services.
 

Case studies

Wave Energy

Edinburgh-based Aquamarine Power have designed and built Oyster®, a prototype hydro-electric wave power converter.

Trends in Oral Healthcare

Oral health is important to overall wellbeing and there is increasing evidence to link poor oral health with several significant health issues.

Cancer Therapies

Cancer affects all our lives, either directly or indirectly, making the search for improved treatments a subject of great scientific interest.

Motors and Electronics

Newcastle University has helped develop motors and electronics for a so-called ‘eternal plane’ that holds the world record for non-stop flight powered only by solar energy.

Cloud-based Services

Inkspot Science Limited, founded by academics from Newcastle University, aims to remove barriers to collaboration in order to help people develop innovative software and accelerate research-based and commercial projects. 

Skin Care

Skin care represents a significant proportion of the cosmetics market and one with profound growth potential.

Drug Treatment for AHUS

Atypical Haemolytic Uraemic Syndrome (aHUS) is a rare condition in which small blood-vessels in the kidney are blocked by blood clot and this causes acute renal failure

Expert Opinion

The world of drug patents can be complex and challenges can involve lengthy and expensive legal proceedings.

Testing New Drug Molecules

Newcastle University expertise is helping to drive the search for new and improved drug treatments for a whole range of medical conditions.