Bioprocessing Scale-Up Centres
Supporting a Creative and Innovative
The Industrial Biotechnology Innovation Centre (IBioIC) supports industry by helping to accelerate and de-risk the commercialisation of innovative biotechnology processes and products, in line with Scotland's National Plan for Industrial Biotechnology.
Our Bioprocessing Scale-Up Centres offer access to a wide range of fermentation technologies and services from small scale culture to pilot scale production,
process optimisation, downstream processing and data analysis.
Expert advice is readily available from our experienced on-site team who draw on a broad knowledge base to assist with all aspects of your project from development of bespoke work programmes, identification and securing of funding, to full technical delivery and reporting.
Need Support to Realise Your Scale-Up Project?
This open call gives companies and academics the unique opportunity to access funding
to work in partnership with our Scale-Up Team on the development, optimisation and scale-up of their bioprocesses within our specialist facilities.
IBioIC Open Call for Projects
10th September 2020
Collaboration within Biotech to find a Vaccine
In the fight against corona virus, developing a vaccine is the major hurdle between our current situation and returning to ‘normal’ life. While most of us are adapting to new COVID secure work and social life, teams throughout the world with capabilities to develop and scale-up a vaccine have been hard at work.
14th July 2020
Return and Resume at IBioIC
Our technical team make a return to the lab this month. There are many adaptations to ensure both the safety of staff and visitors however, we are excited to welcome new projects back to the facilities.
Good News for Members
20th January 2020
CuanTec - First Successful Scale-Up Accelerator Applicants
CuanTec have established an innovative, environmentally benign method of extracting chitin from fisheries shellfish waste, diverting it from landfill, and using it to create bio-packing for food products.