North-East England’s universities have a strong track record in business and industry, turning research into commercial opportunities that create jobs and generate income for the region’s economy.
Below are just a few examples of successful research commercialisation at all stages.
Preventing degenerative diseases
The Intensive Industrial Innovation Programme (IIIP) is supporting Magnitude Biosciences to work with PhD student Giulia Zavagno. Giulia is working on a project to screen for compounds to help with the prevention of degenerative diseases.