Active Health Exercise Lab


The Active Health Exercise Lab (AHXL) was formed in 2018, thanks to funding from Highlands and Islands Enterprise and the Inverness and Highland City Region Deal. It is located within the Life Sciences Innovation Centre on Inverness Campus.

A person using health research equipment whilst running on a treadmill

The lab facilitates the combination of expertise within the areas of physical activity, nutrition and biochemistry to help prevent and manage disease. This creates opportunities to drive research that can have significant impact on health and wellbeing in the Highlands and Islands and beyond.


Nutrition labResearch assessment roomResistance exercise equipmentTreadmills and research equipment