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We are a world-class institution, with world-leading technology experts, research and advanced research facilities. Our innovation culture involves working with large and small partners to turn technology ideas into commercial realities. Together we can go even further.

Industry stories from the University of Dundee

Professor Jacob George

Press Release

Researchers leading a trial of a Covid-19 vaccine have thanked the people of Tayside and Fife for their overwhelming response to a call for volunteers.

Published on 6 January 2021

Architect's image of the Innovation Hub for Growing the Tay Cities Biomedical Cluster project

Press Release

The University of Dundee has welcomed the signing of the Tay Cities Deal, which will boost efforts to capitalise on our world-class strengths in biomedicine and forensic science, creating hundreds of new jobs and attracting further investment.

Published on 17 December 2020

Members of the In4Derm team. image (c) John Post

Press Release

A University of Dundee spinout company developing treatments for eczema, rheumatoid arthritis and other inflammatory conditions has completed its first round of private investment.

Published on 30 November 2020

“We go beyond 'state-of-the-art' research to find the building blocks of the universe.”

Professor Amin Abdolvand