We aim to provide a high quality service specialising in assays of relevance to the study of diabetes and related areas.


How we can help 

  • Allow smaller research centres with no laboratory facilities on site, the ability to participate in clinical trials
  • For multi-centre studies the uniform use of assay methods, reference ranges and units ensures that data management is consistent across all the research centres involved


What we offer 

  • Good Clinical and Laboratory Practice accredited central laboratory facility for diabetes and endocrinology research
  • Large portfolio of assays
  • Temperature monitored fridge and freezer storage including a remote alarm response service notifying all Diabetes Group Laboratory staff if temperatures deviate from set ranges
  • Project management including advice on assay selection, methodology, sample collection, sample storage, searches for esoteric tests and reagents, normal range assessment, interpretation of results
  • Provision of sample collection kits and customised lab manuals and transport to lab
  • Results reporting to suit the needs of the client
  • Biobanking
  • Assay and device development and validation testing





Contact us at:

Diabetes Research Group Laboratory
Ground floor, Grove building
Swansea University
Singleton Park

Tel: +44 (0)1792 513439