Industry Sub-Sectors

Industry Overview

Life Sciences

Wales is the only nation with a £100m dedicated Life Sciences Fund. It has world-leading academic expertise, a talent-drawing £50m initiative and a central Life Sciences Hub. Wales demonstrates a strong competitive advantage in Regenerative Medicine and Cell Therapy and is already creating a world-leading Regenerative Medicine ecosystem, which includes academics, the NHS, Government and centres of excellence. This niche sub-sector has the capacity to compete on the global stage.

Key Facts

The SMARTCymru Research, Development and Innovation scheme offers up to £200,000 support for start-up businesses and SMEs.

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