UK life sciences support

Overview of organisations supporting life sciences in the UK, organised by sub-sector and stage of product or service development.



The UK has one of the most vibrant and productive life science sectors in the world. Its integrated life sciences and healthcare system places the patient its heart, and supports innovation at every stage. Partners work together to support a research and innovation culture that spans sectors and geographies.

A wide range of UK organisations can give support, advice or useful information for each development stage of your life sciences product or service.

This includes:

  • research and development
  • development and translation
  • regulation and assessment
  • delivery, supplying NHS and patients
  • launching global access
Published 10 January 2015
Last updated 20 November 2018 + show all updates
  1. Update of UK organisations providing support for each development stage of a life sciences product or service.
  2. First published.