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Health & Life Sciences
#1 Biomanufacturing cluster in Europe
1st Life Sciences University Technical College in UK
#1 Research institution in the world for Tropical Medicine
One of largest concentrations of Cat 3 laboratories in the UK
There is no better validation of Liverpool City Region’s medical credentials than the global players that choose to locate and reinvest here. From stem cell and gene therapy treatments and nutraceuticals research and development, to large scale manufacturing and the production of pharmaceuticals, vaccines and biologics.
Liverpool City region is home to companies delivering world-class solutions in life sciences from research and trials to medical manufacturing, including AstraZeneca; Allergan; Baxter Healthcare, Bristol Myers Squibb; Lilly; Nestlé Health Science; Seqirus and Unilever. Significant new investments in modern production facilities at these companies have created a vibrant, efficient and cost-competitive environment to produce new drugs and vaccines.
The emergence of sensor technologies, big data and robotics is changing the possibilities and processes in the life sciences sector. Liverpool City Region is leading the way with its LCR 4.0 programme, creating a new infrastructure that connects physical and digital assets to make the industrial internet a reality. The Hartree Centre at Sci-Tech Daresbury is shaping the future of digital UK pharmaceutical design, development and manufacturing through big data analytics expertise.
Latest Health & Life Sciences news
Bruntwood SciTech Selected to be New Knowledge Quarter Investment Partner
In its latest major science and technology partnership in the North West, Bruntwood SciTech has been named private sector partner in Sciontec Liverpool, the Knowledge Quarter’s spin-out development company, taking a 25% stake in the venture.
Sci-Tech Daresbury launches ‘soft landing’ service for global tech firms
Leading science and innovation campus Sci-Tech Daresbury has launched a free workspace and support service to international technology companies looking to set up business in the UK. Businesses joining the programme will have access to a free hot desk at the campus’ Innovation Centre for 12 months and up to 20 days access to a […]
Liverpool city centre’s newly branded ‘Upper Central’ district could witness the creation of 7,000 new jobs
Liverpool City Council is to launch a public consultation on an area it is calling ‘Upper Central’ which will create a new gateway linking the retail district with the £2bn Knowledge Quarter. A new masterplan to link Liverpool’s main city centre retail area with the emerging £2bn Knowledge Quarter could see 2.5m sq ft of […]
10 -YEAR DEAL BRINGS WORLD CLASS DIAGNOSTIC TECHNOLOGY TO LIVERPOOL CITY REGION
Work on Liverpool’s Knowledge Quarter’s new £20m advanced medical diagnostics centre commenced in January and will offer the very latest imaging technology thanks to a deal with global electronics giant Royal Philips.
LIVERPOOL UNIVERSITY CELEBRATES HIGHEST EVER PLACE IN THE ‘COMPLETE UNIVERSITY GUIDE 2020’
The University of Liverpool’s place among the best universities in the UK has been further bolstered, thanks to a rise of eight places in the national league table, in just one year.
Liverpool City Region’s Sciontec project makes pitch to global investors at MIPIM
A new ‘spin-out’ development company formed out of Liverpool’s £2bn Knowledge Quarter (KQ Liverpool) made its first public pitch to potential global investors at MIPIM 2019.
Global firm Hosokawa Micron launches state-of-the-art lab facility at Sci-Tech Daresbury
International process technology company Hosokawa Micron Ltd has launched a new state-of-the-art Technical Innovation Centre at leading science and innovation campus Sci-Tech Daresbury.