Business boost for north-west biotechnology start-ups

An exciting new business programme designed to support biotechnology start-ups in the north-west has formally launched with its first opportunity for participants.

The new Biotech Business Incubation Centre (Bio BIC) is a collaboration between UK Research and Innovation’s:

Bio BIC will help small biotechnology businesses, emerging from leading bioscience research, turn their innovative technology concepts into market reality.

Located within STFC’s Daresbury Laboratory, Bio BIC will ensure that biotechnology businesses, built on leading bioscience research, can bridge the gap between science and market and achieve their full commercial potential.

Outstanding support for start-ups

The innovative Bio BIC programme will provide an outstanding support package for start-ups, initially over a 5‑year period. Read more