Nutrition and Behaviour Laboratory

Apple brain

The School of Life and Health Sciences is home to the  Nutrition and Behaviour Laboratory. This laboratory - which utilises industry standard equipment and is staffed by exceptionally experienced specialists -  is dedicated to:

  • The psychological impact of nutritional components, dietary supplements and whole foods 
  •  Research into the effectiveness of weight management programmes
  • Feeding and excessive eating studies
  • The analysis of biological samples and the collection and analysis of anthropomorphic data. 
The laboratory also has access to an on-site electroencephalogram (EEG), multi-channel Magnetoencephalography (MEG) brain imaging and a magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) system.