The NHC is founded on the principle of industry partnerships, working together with business to accelerate innovation and productivity growth in the biosciences.
Bioinformatics, genomics, proteomics, metabolomics, synthetic biology and bioimaging have all seen transformation in production and applications and enhancing skills and capabilities is essential.
To deliver this the NHC is focused on:
The centre's state-of-the-art analytical and digital infrastructure will support basic and applied research in the biosciences and across disciplinary boundaries, aligned to academic excellence and industry needs.
Digital and data science expertise underpins research and manufacturing. The NHC will enable businesses to grow digital capability within their workforce, harnessing data analysis, modelling and simulation techniques, and virtual and artificial reality to achieve significant productivity gains.
The NHC will have an engagement programme bringing student and graduate talent, academic expertise, research and business know-how to support individual bioscience companies with knowledge exchange collaborations.
The NHC is a research, teaching and training facility which addresses the growth needs of the bioscience industry set to transform the UK economy.
The NHC is a £22m state-of-the art purpose built bioscience facility offering research, education and collaboration to the bioscience industry.