Consultancies with Research Leaders

The Quadram Institute Bioscience is an interdisciplinary research centre at the forefront of a new era of food and health research. QIB’s mission is to deliver healthier lives through innovation in gut health, microbiology and food and its wider vision is to understand how food and microbes interact to promote health and prevent disease. Four interconnected research themes (listed below)  deliver a pipeline of world-class research with outcomes that may provide a step change to your business.

  • Food Innovation and Health
  • Gut Microbes and Health
  • Microbes in the Food Chain
  • Population Health
The responsibility for delivering the research within these areas rest with the Research Group Leaders, who are recognised experts in their respective fields. Consultancy with these Research Group Leaders is available through QIB Extra.
To find out more about Quadram Institute Bioscience’s Research Group Leaders please click here.


Dr Alan Brailsford

Head of Operations


Dr Martin Webb

Consultant Microbiologist


Dr Ida Porcelli



Kirsty Holmes



Chris Tallent

Contracts Administrator


Carmen Nueno-Palop

Business Development Manager (NCYC)


Jeanette Newman

Microbiologist (NCYC)


Maria Monzon

Microbiologist (NCYC)

Applied Contract Research and Analytical Services for Industry

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