News Archive

31 Oct 2022

Superlab Education and Engagement – Case Study

Dom Cairns-Gibson was recently appointed as Education and Engagement Development Officer (Castlebrae Community High School and Edinburgh BioQuarter) and tells us what is ‘an absolute dream…

23 May 2022

Spaer Medical Limited – Case Study

Dr Jamie Watson, Managing Director of Spaer Medical, tells us about his passion for invention (named inventor on over 130 issued US patents) and the thrill of…

03 Dec 2020

Galecto BioTech – Case Study

Dr Alison MacKinnon, Director of Research, tells us how much of her initial research was conducted at the University of Edinburgh’s Centre for Inflammation Research and…

26 Oct 2020

Kelpie Scientific – Case Study

Mark McNeil, Director of Kelpie Scientific, tells us about his passion for research and industry and background in immunology and infectious diseases which led to founding…

20 Aug 2020

RoslinCT – Case Study

Janet Downie, Chief Executive of RoslinCT, talks to us about her career path and the start of an exciting era for the company, with expansion and…

09 Jun 2020

Edinburgh Molecular Imaging – Case Study

12 Sep 2018

Fios Genomics

Specialists in bioinformatics data analysis, Fios Genomics works with global pharmaceutical companies, contract research organisations and academic institutions from its BioQuarter base.

11 Sep 2018

Centre for Dementia Prevention

Based at BioQuarter since 2016, the University of Edinburgh’s Centre for Dementia Prevention is leading a major worldwide study into the condition.

05 Sep 2018


Hugely innovative in shortening the distance from bench to bedside, the QMRI-based Proteus project’s work is revolutionising the ways lung diseases are diagnosed and managed.

Centre for Cardiovascular Science

The Centre for Cardiovascular Science (CVS) is engaged in world-leading research into cardiovascular diseases. Co-located with the Royal Infirmary of Edinburgh and the University of Edinburgh’s…