Oxfordshire is home to a vibrant life sciences cluster embracing drug discovery and development, diagnostics, medical technology, lab reagents, bioinformatics and digital health.
The cluster includes global leaders such as; Amgen, Aptuit, Becton Dickinson and Vertex Pharmaceuticals as well as rapidly-growing biotechs such as Oxford Nanopore, Immunocore and Circassia and many ambitious young start-ups.
The University of Oxford is ranked first in the world in clinical, pre-clinical and health, and counts several dozen Nobel Prize winners in medicine and chemistry among its graduates.
Oxfordshire’s life sciences networks provide access to world-leading biomedical science and a vast range of clinical research opportunities.
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