AT THE HEART OF A LIFE SCIENCE COMMUNITY
Our unique location offers the ideal environment for spin-out companies, start-up firms and new ventures by established life science companies
Translating Medical Research
We are a key destination for translational medicine - fast tracking drug development, new treatments and technologies from 'bench to bedside'
Leading academic and commercial centre
We are a world class academic medical centre that industry wants to do business with.
Driving medical innovation
We provide the joined-up clinical infrastructure necessary to take innovation from inception through to commercialisation and industry engagement
COLLABORATION & COMMERCIALISATION
We create the perfect ecosystem for industrial collaboration and investment in medical sciences and in the commercialisation of successful companies
Welcome to the Edinburgh bioQuarter. Located near to Edinburgh city centre, the Edinburgh bioQuarter is a world class biomedical location for work and study.
Edinburgh bioQuarter brings together young, growing, and established life science companies, NHS Lothian's esteemed Royal Infirmary of Edinburgh is situated alongside the world leading University of Edinburgh medical teaching school and many of its research institutes. Over 5,000 staff work at this site with many more people visting here on a daily basis.
Promoting a collaborative environment to ensure that industry, academia, and the NHS work side-by-side. The principal thread running through all its work is to improve the lives of people locally, nationally and internationally, now and into the future.
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