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Life sciences

Success for region’s companies at prestigious awards

Two of the seven categories in this year’s Scottish Enterprise Life Science Awards were won by companies from the Highlands and Islands....

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£3m funding for Science Skills Academy

£3 million approved for full business case of Science Skills Academy as part of the £315 million Highland City-Region Deal.

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Inverness Campus update

The successful Centre for Health Science at Raigmore in Inverness is forming the basis of several joint projects progressing on nearby In...

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Highlands and Islands companies shortlisted for life science awards

Two companies from the Highlands and Islands have been shortlisted for the Scottish Enterprise Life Science Awards 2017.

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R & D pays off for Skye life sciences firm

A Scottish life sciences business from the Isle of Skye is reaping the rewards of investing in research and development with the help of ...

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Adrian Laycock Ltd welcomed to marine science heartland.

The European Marine Science Park, a development by Highlands and Islands Enterprise (HIE) at Dunstaffnage near Oban, has welcomed another...

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Argyll venue for international marine summit

The European Marine Science Park (EMSP) at Dunstaffnage near Oban is the venue for a three-day international marine science and technolog...

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New education and research centre to be collaboration role model

A new centre in Inverness, opened today (Thursday 25 August) by Deputy First Minister John Swinney, is to be a role model for collaborati...

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LifeScan Scotland plans £8.7m investment in Inverness

Inverness-based LifeScan Scotland, part of the wider LifeScan Inc., is to embark on an £8.7 million investment to innovate the research, ...

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Space data initiative to help Highlands and Islands businesses

A major UK initiative to help businesses use space satellite technology to expand their global reach is to be extended into the Highlands...

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£4m investment in university’s new school of health, social care and wellbeing

A £19m initiative by the University of the Highlands and Islands, to develop a school encompassing health, social care and wellbeing, has...

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New life science ventures in Moray

Two new life science ventures are being established at the Alexander Graham Bell Centre in Elgin, Moray, after securing financial support...

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First commercial enterprise confirmed at Inverness Campus

The first business sector occupier has been confirmed for Inverness Campus, bringing or creating new jobs at the 215-acre site. Start-up...

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Life sciences growth highlighted as Centre for Health Science fills up

The growth in life sciences in the Highlands and Islands will be marked at an event on Monday 7 December, which will also welcome six new...

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£400,000 environmental innovation competition winners announced

Winners of an environmental competition aimed at businesses across Scotland were announced yesterday (Thursday 17 September) at the first...

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Life Sciences Pathfinder programme

Innovative businesses from across Scotland looking to explore the commercial potential of an idea before bringing it to market are being ...

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£2m life sciences premises ready for occupancy at Inverness Campus

A new £2.2m facility for life sciences companies on Inverness Campus is now ready to welcome its first tenants. Commissioned by Highland...

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World Class Inverness Campus opened

Multi-million pound investment will transform Highlands and Islands economy.

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