How to apply for services

Application process:

The application procedure to access the Environmental Metabolomics Facility is described in the NERC Biomolecular Analysis Facility portal.
It is especially important that applicants consult with our node (see contacts below) before submitting any application forms to the NBAF steering committee.

Scientific remit:

Metabolomics research conducted by this facility must lie within the NERC scientific remit. Applicants must fulfil standard NERC eligibility requirements for research funding.


Facility Director: Prof. Mark Viant
Facility Manager: Dr. Ulf Sommer


School of Biosciences,
College of Life and Environmental Sciences
University of Birmingham,
Birmingham, B15 2TT, U.K.

Phone: +44 (0)121 414 8699
FAX: +44 (0)121 414 5925