Science and Innovation

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Science & Innovation

At the Wellcome Genome Campus we undertake both wet and dry lab science, basic research and the delivery of bioinformatics resources for the global scientific community.

Innovation and Enterprise

There is no better place than the Wellcome Genome Campus to harness the intellectual property (IP) of genomics. Commercial enterprises are co-locating here and embedding staff within the Campus' Institutes to harness the value in collaboration and knowledge sharing.

Biodata Innovation Centre

The Biodata Innovation Centre is an incubator for genomics-based businesses of all sizes and at all stages of development.

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I find it exciting and inspiring to be part of the Wellcome Genome Campus where innovative science with impact is taking place: from discovering how cancer forms to tracking the spread of superbugs in real-time. There is a real buzz to the campus; we know that the next breakthrough is just around the corner.

Gene Koh, PhD Student, Sanger Institute.

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faculty staff (across EMBL-EBI and Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute)


papers published in the last five years (Combined Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute and EMBL-EBI total)


people working in companies at the Wellcome Genome Campus


scientific seminars, lectures and talks open to all Campus staff in 2016

scientific platforms
scientific platforms

Researchers at the Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute and EMBL-EBI are supported by an array of technical facilities and services that are centres of innovation in their own right.

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