• New Center for Liver & Metabolic Disease Research

    The Hamner is leading a new collaborative effort to develop strategies and next-generation technologies aimed at conquering liver and liver-related metabolic diseases


  • Hamner Co-Hosts Systems Toxicology Course in China

    First workshop of its kind in China brings together global experts from industry, academia, and government


  • Hamner’s DILIsym® Solves Mystery of Failed Drug

    Researchers at the UNC Eshelman School of Pharmacy show that the DILIsym® software can be used to predict risk of drug-induced liver injury


The Hamner performs cutting-edge research to improve chemical and drug safety and speed the development of new breakthrough medicines.

The Hamner Institutes for Health Sciences brings together safety assessments for chemicals and drugs, world-class education and training, and accelerated technology development on a single, multidisciplinary campus in the heart of North Carolina's Research Triangle.

With a commitment to innovation, public-private partnerships, and the creation of a global biosciences gateway, The Hamner strives to be "the translational research model for the 21st century."


Watch: The Hamner on UNC-TV

Public television station's "North Carolina Science Now" series profiles The Hamner's work on drug safety and creating a virtual liver model

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