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Keyhole surgery. Space technology. New treatments for cancer. Flat-screen technology.

Our technology breakthroughs have been delivering successful and life-changing commercial results for as long as we can remember.

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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

Artist's impression of a new lab at CeTPD

Press Release

A new translational research centre will bolster the University of Dundee’s world-leading position in a field that is revolutionising drug discovery, while helping to facilitate the development of high growth companies and create skilled jobs.

Published on 14 April 2021

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

Professor Amin Abdolvand