European showcase heading to Glasgow

|23 December 2015| Europe’s premier annual showcase for industrial biotechnology and the bioeconomy is coming to Glasgow in 2016. Scotland’s largest city won the competition in the summer to hold the nint...

Collaborating to drive innovation

|21 December 2015| A consortium of leading UK academics has been awarded funding to help develop a more sustainable chemicals industry. The £3 million research project (DeTox) aims to improve the sustaina...

Breakthrough in detecting cancers

|18 December 2015| Cancers of the throat and gut will now be easier to detect thanks to a breakthrough by researchers at the University of Glasgow, who have discovered a way to make swallowable cameras more ...

Establishing a world-class research hub

|17 December 2015| Barley is one of Scotland’s most important crops and is a fundamental component of many key industries, but yet remains a little-known crop. This is surprising when we consider how importa...

Partnership funding for PhD projects

|16 December 2015| A groundbreaking new collaboration between two of Scotland's leading industry innovation centres will offer funding for PhD projects which focus on advancing the industrial biotechnology (...

New technology a game changer

|15 December 2015| A biomaterials company based at BioCity Scotland has successfully licensed world-leading technology from the University of Strathclyde. Biogelx Ltd has secured an exclusive, global deal...

‘Realising the Opportunity’

|8 December 2015| January 2016 sees the Industrial Biotechnology Innovation Centre (IBioIC) host its second annual conference in Glasgow which is set to showcase and exemplify IBioIC’s current and future act...

Breakthrough in fight against deadly infections

|3 December 2015| Scientists from the University of St Andrews are leading the fight against the world’s deadliest respiratory infections. Academics from Scotland’s oldest university and scientists from D...

A hall of fame hat-trick

|1 December 2015| A hat-trick of the country’s leading business innovators have been recognised at the University of Strathclyde’s fifth biennial Enterprise Awards in Glasgow. Dr Ron Hamilton, CBE, invent...

Pioneering prototyping centre opens

|26 November 2015| The Industrial Biotechnology Innovation Centre (IBioIC) has opened a pioneering new hub in Glasgow today which will house some of the most advanced technology in the industry. A unique ...