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Energy and engagement in Pakistan

Energy and engagement in Pakistan

Earlier this month our CEO, Dr Mark Richardson visited the Global Challenge Research Fund (GCRF) Affordable Healthcare Workshop in Pakistan.   He was joined by our university partners from Lancaster, Sheffield and Leeds to share our expertise in harnessing biofilms...

NBIC FTMA Innovation Placement: YouSeq and Next Generation Sequencing

NBIC FTMA Innovation Placement: YouSeq and Next Generation Sequencing

Dr Chris Winnard secured an NBIC FTMA Innovation Placement, which are targeted at PhD students who have just submitted their thesis and wish to undertake placements within a business environment. Here's what YouSeq had to say about Chris's time on the placement....

Eurobiofilms 2019 – NBIC Highlights

Eurobiofilms 2019 – NBIC Highlights

Last week the NBIC team attended the Eurobiofilms 2019 meeting in Glasgow. This was the first meeting we’d attended as a full NBIC team with our shiny new brand, stand and information and what an it amazing chance for us to meet our current partners and make new...

Biofilm Engineering Workshop Highlights

Biofilm Engineering Workshop Highlights

We hosted our second workshop: Biofilm Engineering, at the end of April 2019 in Edinburgh. Over 85 delegates from Academia and Industry attended in order to explore unmet needs and opportunities in Biofilm Engineering. 65 delegates were from our Academic (including...

International Outreach: from Singapore to South Africa

International Outreach: from Singapore to South Africa

We are delighted to share that NBIC recently signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with SCELSE to work together to address global biofilm challenges through collaborative projects and exchange of students and staff. NBIC has also formed a close partnership with...

NBIC Proud to Announce Funding of 25 New Projects Tackling Biofilms

NBIC Proud to Announce Funding of 25 New Projects Tackling Biofilms

We are delighted to announce the funding of 25 new projects tackling biofilms from our first Proof of Concept Call. This is the first cohort of projects launched in the UK between universities and industry partners with a primary focus on controlling and exploiting...

Funders visit NBIC and NAMRIP at the University of Southampton

Funders visit NBIC and NAMRIP at the University of Southampton

We were honoured to welcome Dr Jessica Boname from Medical Research Council, Dr Phil Packer from Innovate UK, and Dr Stephen Webb from the Biotechnology and Biological Sciences Research Council (BBSRC), visiting NBIC with Professor Tim Leighton and Yvonne Richardson...