National Physical Laboratory (NPL)

The National Physical Laboratory (NPL) is the UK's National Measurement Institute, and a world-leading centre of excellence in developing and applying the most accurate measurement standards, science and technology available.

Today we are increasingly involved in applying our resources to address some of the world’s biggest challenges in Life sciences and Health.

We work in collaboration with industry, academia and government in the provision of independent expert advice, collaborative research and development, access to state-of-the-art facilities, products and services, and training.

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