Be part of a thriving life sciences cluster
Over 600 life sciences organisations employ more than 30,000 people, making Scotland one of the largest life sciences clusters in Europe.
Scotland is home to a thriving biocluster, providing the ideal environment for innovation and company growth.
Key sites include:
We also have innovation centres covering:
A £50 million venture capital fund, launched by Epidarex Capital venture with investment from major strategic partners including Eli Lilly, is dedicated to investment in promising Scottish life sciences start-up companies.
Scotland also offers a range of funding mechanisms to support R&D, including R&D tax credits, R&D grants to support industrial research and experimental development and Patent Box, which offers a 10% rate of corporation tax until 2017 when you commercialise your EU patent in Scotland.
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Our global staff can help you find the right finance and other support to help you establish your business in Scotland.
Whether you're ready to invest or just want to chat about a potential project, we're here to help.
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