What is the NIHR BioResource?

The National Institute for Health and Care Research (NIHR) BioResource is a large biorepository of >100,000 people with and without health problems who are willing to be approached to participate in research studies investigating the link between genes, the environment, health and disease. It is based at centres around England and is funded by the NIHR.

The NIHR Mental Health BioResource is an integral part of the NIHR BioResource which aims to increase participation of people with mental health disorders in medical and psychological research. By joining EDGI, you will also become a part of the NIHR BioResource, and will have the opportunity to contribute to future research.