The UK’s universities and science minister David Willetts has unveiled a £93.2m ($141.6m) package designed to boost the country’s life sciences sector. The funding includes a £29.3m chunk to be directly invested into innovative life sciences firms, including university spin-outs. Other parts of the package include £25.9m which forms Round 3 of the UK’s Biomedical…
UK biotech’s £93m boost
Aug 1, 2013 •
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