Europe targets becoming world’s leading bioeconomy

|21 June 2016| Europe The strength of Europe's bioeconomy has been boosted by a new collaboration deal signed between two of the continent's leading players in the industry. The Bio-based Industries Co...

Delivering a green future for the chemicals industry

|20 June 2016| France/Germany Global Bioenergies is building a new demo plant in Germany which will produce the basic raw materials needed for the chemical industry from the renewables chain rather than f...

Innovation crucial in tackling food security issues

|15 June 2016| China Science and technology innovation is key to tackling the global challenges created around the issue of food security, according to agricultural ministers. A meeting of G20 Agricult...

Ontario backs the biotech industry

|13 June 2016| Canada Ontario's ambitions to become a leading global hub of the biotechnology industry will be boosted by the creation of a new $3 million centre of excellence. The Centre of Excellence...

Bacteria breakthrough will save lives

|9 June 2016| Life-saving discoveries made by a leading team of international scientists will enable the rapid isolation of infectious bacteria. Led by Dr Donald Ingber, from the Wyss Institute for Biolog...

Biotech driving growth through innovation

|8 June 2016| USA America's bioscience sector is booming and driving the innovation economy, according to a new report. The report, The Value of Bioscience Innovation in Growing Jobs and Improving Qual...

Collaboration key to beating cancer

|6 June 2016| England/South Korea Treating life-threatening diseases such as a cancer will be the target of a pioneering new partnership. Oxford BioMedica and leading South Korean gene and cell therapy...

World-class infrastructure key to biotech success

|3 June 2016| Scotland has emerged as an important hub for the global biotech industry. We caught up with Dame Professor Anne Glover, from the University of Aberdeen and Board Member of  Scottish Enterprise,...