Canadian startups cash in on success

A new report in Canada shows angel investors are backing the country's startup ecosystem. According to Canada's National Angel Capital Organization (NACO) startups received angel investments to the tune of $...

Microarray tools available for life sciences

|21 April 2016| Scotland Arrayjet, the Scottish-based microarray instrumentation company, has launched a pioneering in-house consultancy service designed to meet the needs of research laboratories across ...

New front opens in fight against cancer

|17 November 2015| The fight against cancer got a major boost today with the opening of Piramal Healthcare Limited’s £2 million life science manufacturing hub in Grangemouth. Officially opened by Scotland...

Alfacyte moving to BioCity Scotland

|2 November 2015| Scottish pharmaceutical company Alfacyte Ltd is set to move to a new home at life sciences incubator BioCity Scotland in November, after recently securing a six figure investment to advance t...

Life sciences sector gets even stronger

UK-based Concept Life Sciences, the growing life sciences, scientific laboratory and consultancy group, has bought Dundee’s CXR Biosciences. CXR is a leading investigative toxicology business. Its in-house e...

Medicity proposals announced

BioCity Scotland, the life sciences incubator in Lanarkshire which houses and supports growing and ambitious life sciences organisations, has unveiled plans for its new MediCity Scotland facility that is expect...

Biotech hothouse launches support programme

Life Sciences is currently a key growth industry in Scotland. Over 640 life sciences organisations employ more than 32,000 people, and turnover within the sector is expected to double from £3.1 billion ...