Advancing Frontiers by Working Together
The National Biofilms Innovation Centre is an Innovation Knowledge Centre (IKC) funded by BBSRC, Innovate UK, and the Hartree Centre. Our mission is to establish a network of research and innovation capacity catalysing collaboration with industry in the study of biofilms to achieve breakthrough innovation.
Catalysing innovation in technologies and solutions to solve the challenges that biofilms present to industry.
A vibrant cross-sectoral community providing opportunities for research collaboration and innovation.
If you have any questions about our research, how we can help, promoting your opportunities or working with us and becoming a partner, please get in touch.
Building a Global Community
Facilitating national and international engagement and collaboration in biofilms through our networks.
Proof of Concept Projects
The Next Generation of Scientific Leaders
Training and developing the future generation of scientific leaders through our PhD and Post-Doctoral programs and by providing extensive opportunities for entrepreneurial training.
World Class Fundamental Science
Discover the latest in biofilms.
For the past 11 years, NBIC academic partner Professor Joanna Verran from Manchester Metropolitan University, has run the Bad Bugs Bookclub, which...
The National Biofilms Innovation Centre (NBIC) Annual Report 2020 is now available to download. This report covers our key achievements to date, our...