Human Metabolism Research Unit (HMRU)

The Human Metabolism Research Unit (HMRU) is a dedicated research unit run by University Hospitals Coventry and Warwickshire NHS Trust in partnership with Warwick Medical School.

Based at University Hospital, Coventry, the HMRU has purpose built facilities designed specifically for the measurement of energy expenditure and body composition. The HMRU provides a unique opportunity to explore and provide an understanding of the nature of metabolism and metabolic disorders; enabling research to discover new relationships between diet, life-style and long-term health in the population.