TROMSØ – The Hot Spot for Cold Biotech
Tromsø is an arena of world-class science within marine biotechnology. Several biotechnology companies are operating within the fields of health and nutrition, medical devices and molecular diagnostics. Highly skilled personnel from all over the world find their way to the region to look for exciting opportunities within research and industry.
|BIOPROSP is a biennial International Conference on Marine Bioprospecting from the cold marine environment. BIOPROSP aim to present industrial applications of bioactive compounds from the sea.||Barents BioCentre is a new biotechnology centre facilitating academic – industry collaborations and knowledge exchange. It offers core laboratory facilities and state-of-the art specialized equipment for rent.||The strategic focus of BioTech North is to enhance the innovation and commercialization performance within the biotechnology cluster.|