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UK Biobank is a large-scale biomedical database and research resource, containing in-depth genetic and health information from half a million UK participants. The database is regularly augmented with additional data and is globally accessible to approved researchers undertaking vital research into the most common and life-threatening diseases. It is a major contributor to the advancement of modern medicine and treatment and has enabled several scientific discoveries that improve human health.

Powerful data

We will continue to enhance UK Biobank through knowledge built on the foundations of innovation and pioneering large scale data collection

Transforming health

Thank you to all of our participants - your dedication and contribution is transforming research today for the benefit of tomorrow's health

Scientific discovery

Through unique and rich data, we are enabling the vision of global scientists to improve public health through novel scientific discoveries