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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.
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Latest Health & Life Sciences news
Sci-Tech Daresbury collaboration leads to sales rise
Liverpool City Region’s Sci-Tech Daresbury has experienced a strong rise in overall sales last year, according to new figures, thanks to its powerful culture of collaboration.
Liverpool Pharma company signs £8m deal with life sciences specialist
Liverpool City Region based drug development company Evgen Pharma has clinched a licensing deal worth an initial £8m, with more payments further down the line.
Liverpool tech firm uses ‘Sim City’-type system to predict Covid spread
The firm that creates games for PC, mobile and the Nintendo Switch won a Government competition and is focused on helping get communities back to normal.
Accor signs for flagship Novotel hotel in new city centre development
Hospitality group Accor has signed a deal for a new 221-room Novotel hotel in Paddington Village, Liverpool.
Liverpool City Region medical firm reports global sales surge
A Liverpool City Region firm that designs and manufactures medical and surgical simulators has seen staff numbers quadruple and global sales surge due to a series of investments.
Biotech company’s share price trebles after major deal with pharma giant
The value of Liverpool City Region and Cheshire based drug company Redx Pharma trebled in early trading after it revealed a deal with AstraZeneca which could be worth nearly £300m plus royalty payments.
Unilever renew membership with Sensor City to drive innovation
Sensor City will provide Unilever with a bespoke package of technical and business support over the next two years, as part of a joint commitment to drive innovation within Liverpool City Region.