NHS Research Scotland Permissions Coordinating Centre
R and D permission times in Scotland

Q3 2011 R&D permission times for multicentre NRS projects are:

  Median (working Days) Mean (working days)
Commercial projects 16 18
Non-commercial projects 13 18

The graphs illustrate Scotland's average R&D permission times since May 2009 and Feb 2008, for commercial and non-commercial NRS projects, respectively.

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