Navigation Links
Scottish Scientists Lead This Year's Life Science Discoveries
Date:4/23/2013

CHICAGO, April 23, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Since January, Scotland has announced significant progress on several major life science discoveries slated to treat life-threatening diseases such as cancer, HIV and leukemia.

Scotland offers the UK's fastest R&D approval times and already ranks as the leading UK region for R&D investment, according to data from Ernst & Young. With industry challenges on the rise, Scotland continues to rely on its renowned R&D capabilities to generate sector growth.

To showcase their latest discoveries, 20 of Scotland's leading life science companies and research organizations are accompanying Scottish Development International, the country's economic development agency, at the 2013 BIO International Convention, April 22-25.

"Scotland continues to attract major investments from some of the world's leading life sciences companies including GlaxoSmithKline and LifeScan, further strengthening Scotland's position as a key cluster for life sciences innovation," notes Danny Cusick , President, Americas, of Scottish Development International.

Today, Scotland's BioOutsource, a global leader in the biological analysis of biosimilar molecules for the biopharmaceutical industry, announced its first facility opening in the U.S. To be based in Cambridge, Massachusetts the company believes the expansion will link Scotland's strong life science services to Boston's growing venture capital landscape.

In February, the University of Dundee and incubator campus, BioCity Scotland, won a project worth $128 million to discover new drug treatments—marking the biggest investment of its kind in
'/>"/>

SOURCE Scottish Development International
Copyright©2012 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2 3

Related biology technology :

1. Scripps Research Institute Scientists Find Antibody that Transforms Bone Marrow Stem Cells Directly into Brain Cells
2. Scientists Find Way to Fast-Track Production of Stem Cells that Show Promise in Treating AMD
3. A bright idea: Tiny injectable LEDs help neuroscientists study the brain
4. Highly lethal Ebola virus has diagnostic Achilles heel for biothreat detection, scientists say
5. NineSigma Announces Winners in $25,000 Sustainable Packaging Challenge in Conjunction With Scientists Without Borders and Partners
6. Research Team led by JCVI Scientists Uncover More Complexity and Detail in Southern African Genomic Diversity
7. Dr. Ali S. Faqi and Leading Scientists Author Ground-Breaking Toxicology Book from Elsevier
8. Scientists discover molecule that does double duty in stopping asthma attacks
9. Scientists Warn of Long Term Consequences of Budget Sequestration: BioInformatics LLC Report
10. UC Santa Barbara scientists develop a whole new way of harvesting energy from the sun
11. The Elsevier Foundation, TWAS, and OWSD Honor Early Career Women Scientists in Developing Countries at the Annual AAAS Meeting
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:3/3/2015)... , March 3, 2015  RegeneRx Biopharmaceuticals, Inc. ... in the scientific journal, Expert Opinion on Biological ... colleague, Dr. Zhenggang Zhang , at the Henry ... reported that Thymosin beta 4 (TB4) has the capacity ... 24 hours or more post-injury, leading to neurological recovery ...
(Date:3/3/2015)... 03, 2015 Becht Engineering Co., ... it has acquired The CECON Group, Inc., located ... were not announced. , Becht Engineering (http://www.becht.com ... sector including oil and gas production, refining, petrochemical, ... nuclear power sectors. The company has twelve offices ...
(Date:3/3/2015)... --Research and Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/gxqhg9/gene_therapy ) ... report "Gene Therapy - Technologies, Markets and ... Gene therapy technologies are described in detail ... with genetically modified vectors. Gene therapy is an ... of administration as well as targeted gene therapy ...
(Date:3/3/2015)... 2015 /PRNewswire/ - BioAmber Inc. (NYSE: BIOA ... announced it has initiated commissioning activities for its 30,000 ... Sarnia, Ontario , Canada.  Commissioning ... with the facility being in commercial operation in Q3 ... two months and it is carrying out commissioning and ...
Breaking Biology Technology:Researchers at Henry Ford Hospital Propose Thymosin Beta 4 as Novel Way to Treat Neural Injury and Neurodegenerative Diseases 2Researchers at Henry Ford Hospital Propose Thymosin Beta 4 as Novel Way to Treat Neural Injury and Neurodegenerative Diseases 3Gene Therapy Market Report 2014-2024 - Technologies, Markets and Companies 2Gene Therapy Market Report 2014-2024 - Technologies, Markets and Companies 3BioAmber Begins Commissioning of Sarnia Commercial Plant 2BioAmber Begins Commissioning of Sarnia Commercial Plant 3
... July 14 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- WuXi PharmaTech (NYSE:,WX), ... research,and development outsourcing company with operations in ... Warburg Pincus, the global private equity,firm, has ... from affiliates,of United Overseas Bank., (Logo: ...
... DIEGO, July 14 NuVasive, Inc. (Nasdaq:,NUVA), a medical ... treatments for the spine, announced today,details relating to its ... Thursday, July 24, 2008 after the close of the ... Thursday, July 24, 2008 at 5:30,p.m. ET / 2:30 ...
... Support, FALLS CHURCH, Va., July 14 CSC ... LLC (DVC), a CSC company, has,received a contract from ... of the National Institutes of Health, to establish,and operate ... The contract is valued at approximately $32.3 million ...
Cached Biology Technology:Warburg Pincus Acquires 5.4% of WuXi PharmaTech's Outstanding Ordinary Shares from United Overseas Bank 2Warburg Pincus Acquires 5.4% of WuXi PharmaTech's Outstanding Ordinary Shares from United Overseas Bank 3NuVasive Announces Web Cast and Conference Call of Second Quarter 2008 Results 2NuVasive Announces Web Cast and Conference Call of Second Quarter 2008 Results 3CSC's DVC Wins $32.3 Million NIAID Contract to Establish Phase 1 Clinical Trial Unit 2CSC's DVC Wins $32.3 Million NIAID Contract to Establish Phase 1 Clinical Trial Unit 3
(Date:1/22/2015)...  A man-made form of insulin delivered by nasal spray ... adults with mild cognitive impairment and Alzheimer,s disease dementia, ... Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center. The study,s ... impairment (MCI) or mild to moderate Alzheimer,s dementia (AD). ...
(Date:1/22/2015)... and POINT ROBERTS, Washington , January 20, ... leading sectors including technology and tech stocks, releases video from ... master pickpocket and security consultant Apollo Robbins . ... talks about the Wocket™ biometric smart wallet, a product of ...
(Date:1/22/2015)... , January 22, 2015 , ... tenth year  The European Patent Office to present a ... Two British nominations to be featured: Christofer Toumazou and ... featuring former finalists and winners of the Award   ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):Nasal Spray with Insulin Equivalent Shows Promise as Treatment for Adults with Mild Cognitive Impairment, Alzheimer's Dementia 2Nasal Spray with Insulin Equivalent Shows Promise as Treatment for Adults with Mild Cognitive Impairment, Alzheimer's Dementia 3Apollo Robbins Talks about the Illusion of Personal Safety and How Easily Your Wallet is Stolen; If a Wocket Wallet is Stolen the Thief Can't do Anything With it! 2Apollo Robbins Talks about the Illusion of Personal Safety and How Easily Your Wallet is Stolen; If a Wocket Wallet is Stolen the Thief Can't do Anything With it! 3Ten Years of the European Inventor Award: A Retrospective Look at the Inventors and Ideas That Have Changed Our Lives 2Ten Years of the European Inventor Award: A Retrospective Look at the Inventors and Ideas That Have Changed Our Lives 3
... a protein channel helps nerve sensors in blood vessels keep ... ASIC2, the sensors are unable to send the brain the ... finding, which was based in animal models, is important because ... high blood pressure (hypertension). The study results appear in the ...
... marine turtles around the world,s oceans will be available to ... launched by the University of Exeter. Noelle and ... Gabon, Western Central Africa. The research team has fitted each ... scientists to monitor their precise movements and observe where and ...
... one of its international professorships to John Leslie, professor ... State University. The society has awarded Leslie an ... visiting professor at the Universidad Nacional de Rio Cuarto ... Workshop in March 2010. The workshop helps participants ...
Cached Biology News:Study shows a key protein helps control blood pressure 2Study shows a key protein helps control blood pressure 3Turtles' Christmas journey tracked by scientists 2
Form: Concentrated Applications: ELISA...
Request Info...
Form: Ready to use Applications: ELISA...
... have hydrophobic plastic supports that retain stiffness ... toxic/hazardous solutions. Paper segments on each strip ... solution. Complementary indicator charts provide clear comparison. ... 1pH units; In packs of 100; each ...
Biology Products: