Collaborating to support marine renewables

|12 January 2016| The initial stages of a project looking at biofouling solutions for marine renewables has been completed by the International Centre of Island Technology (ICIT), in collaboration with the E...

Headlining biotech innovation

|10 January 2016| The world's largest biotechnology trade association is changing its name to reflect the innovative and groundbreaking work of its members. Formerly the Biotechnology Industry Organizatio...

OracleBio moves to MediCity Scotland

|7 January 2016| Medical image analysis company OracleBio has become the first tenant to move into MediCity Scotland, a new medical technology incubator on the BioCity Scotland campus in Lanarkshire. The ...

Scots scientist heading to Antarctic

|29 December 2015| A young Scottish scientist has been selected for a unique women-only Antarctic expedition next year. Dr Raeanne Miller, the only Scotland-based scientist selected for the Australian-led...

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...