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The Future of Life Sciences and the Need to Innovate – Edinburgh BioQuarter talks tactics

Scotland has always been at the forefront of life science research with Edinburgh playing a key role. Dr Mike Capaldi illustrates the unique concept of Edinburgh BioQuarter: it brings together scientists from the University of Edinburgh and NHS Lothian with commercial research companies to collaborate and accelerate the development of new drugs, diagnostic tools and medical devices to treat diseases. This huge enterprise has made Edinburgh a leading European destination for translational medical research, fast-tracking drug development from ‘bench to bedside’.…pdf.pdf