Our partners are NHSGGC and industry. Each will benefit from access to world-leading academic researchers and facilities in order to drive their agendas for improved, efficient patient care and economic benefit, respectively. The Node’s partners need to access expertise and end-user environments to enable product testing and commercial development; and they bring a set of skills, processes or products that will enhance current clinical academic activities and drive future collaborative product and service development pathways. These partnerships will be mutually beneficial as our research is readily tested and effectively translated.