Translational Research Office (TRO)


Translational Research Office

UCL Translational Research Office (TRO) is an integral part of UCL’s biomedical research powerhouse. As an expert team of applied scientists and business developers, we support our researchers in realising their translational ambition by offering strategic advice, funding support, and bridging the gap with industry to help establish collaborations that drive the pipeline of therapeutic, device and diagnostic innovations.
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Translational Research

Supporting researchers and clinicians, the TRO Translational Research Group establish and sustain a large portfolio of funded UCL translational projects.

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Industry Partnerships

Working with industry, the TRO Business and Innovation Group match UCL's translational strengths to external opportunities for strategic academic-led collaborations.


Translational Education

The TRO provides training courses, events and resources open to all, to help improve understanding of the steps required for successful biomedical translation. 

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Translational Funding

The TRO supports applications for external translational funding opportunities, and provides proof-of-concept funding for UCL academics. 

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Therapeutic Innovation Networks

Join the multidisciplinary Therapeutic Innovation Networks (TINs) communities to drive internal and external collaboration and translational innovation.

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Translational Ecosystem

The UCL Translational Research Office is one department of many that are part of UCL's extensive ecosystem of translational support.