Centre for Integrative Mammalian Biology

Welcome to the Centre

The size and scope of facilities and complementary skills at the Universities of Manchester and Liverpool is unrivalled in the UK.

Our aims

Delivering education, training and alliances in in vivo research to the highest scientific and ethical standards.


Integrative mammalian biology (IMB) is the study of how genes influence body function. It is central to the development of new therapeutic approaches to human and animal diseases. Find out more about the NW academic consortium's objectives: