MRC Elsie Widdowson Laboratory


EWL performs high quality, cutting edge and scientifically rigorous research projects and population surveys that investigate optimal nutritional status and vulnerability in relation to health and disease.

The science programmes and specialist teams and facilities at EWL bring together a strong multi-disciplinary team of specialists in nutrition, dietetics, medicine, physiology, endocrinology, biophysics, analytical chemistry, biochemistry, molecular biology, epidemiology, mathematics and statistics.

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