Bionow is an award winning specialist business development and services company at the heart of the biomedical and life sciences sector in the North of England.

Bionow is a not for profit membership organisation supporting the biomedical, pharma and life sciences sectors across the North of England. Bionow does this by bringing people together at our exciting conferences and events across the North, being an advocate for the North, and providing comprehensive procurement member benefits that strengthen the competitiveness of the North’s innovative life science sector.

Our mission is to provide the tools and support for your organisation to become amongst the most competitive in the industry through our range of specialist products and services.

What our members have to say

we are reliable & trusted
As a recent affiliate of Bionow, the membership services have provided significant cost efficiency to our business ranging from services such as insurance through to regular consumables. It is critical to have an organisation which both represents and promotes the North of England’s biomedical sector; Bionow has certainly filled this space very effectively.

Ruhksana Quyoum, Director
AF ChemPharm

"Membership of Bionow has provided High Force Research with valuable networking opportunities in the life sciences resulting in a number of promising collaborations. I have no hesitation in recommending Bionow if you are looking to make lasting connections within the sector."

Jennifer Wallis, Business Development Executive
High Force Research Ltd

"Bionow has supported Allergan from our early days as a small specialist CMO through to being a strategic R&D and manufacturing site within Allergan plc, a global pharmaceutical company. Bionow provides a tailored offering for small, medium and global biomedical companies that strengthens the implementation of their business plans."

Crawford Brown PhD, Snr VP Biologics R&D
Allergan plc

"We have been members of Bionow since we started our Company. Membership has significantly raised our profile and has given us access to a great network of support to help us grow our business. We were delighted to win the Bionow Start Up of the Year Award in 2016"

Steve McConchie, CEO
Aptus Clinical

Bionow is an invaluable platform to network with innovative companies and universities throughout the UK. We would like to thank you for your continued support.

Margareta Curticapean, Sales Support Officer
Cobra Biologics


See Our Upcoming Events

2021 BioCap Conference

Thursday 30th September 2021 at Digital Event

The BioCap Conference provides a unique meeting place connecting life sciences businesses, researchers and investors. Join us in navigating the life sciences funding landscape and identifying the life science investment opportunities that will advance and support the su...

The Atlantic KET Med Project is bringing new, high tech, pilot production capacity to the EU Atlantic Area in support of SMEs and start-ups leveraging the Key Enabling Technologies (KETs) to produce next generation medical devices. The Project is being delivered by seven international partners...

Biotech & Beers (Alderley Park)

Thursday October 7th 2021 at The Churchill Tree, Alderley Park

Biotech and Beers is back! Join Bionow for an agenda-free networking evening which provides opportunities for key people from companies working in or with the life sciences sector to network and socialise with their peers in an informal setting over a drink or two.

Sector News

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Bionow and the Centre for Process Innovation is delighted to announce the 'Pitching Competition' finalists for this years' BioCap Conference. The BioCap Conference provides a unique meeting ...

We are delighted to announce we have passed our assessment as a Disability Confident Committed employer. This is a government assessed status, meaning we have agreed to commitments such as i...

We are delighted to share the news with clients and contacts that the UK Intellectual Property Office (UKIPO) has launched its IP Access scheme providing SMEs with up to £5,000 (including V...

TCI presents new Cyanine-based dyes with properties similar - but not equal - to indocyanine green.

We take a look at the complete range of MEA products and outline what it does as well as what it includes

Medipex will be hosting a virtual NHS Innovation Awards and Showcase on 22nd September 2021 to celebrate NHS Innovations from the Yorkshire and Humber and East Midlands regions.

In the search to find more sustainable alternatives, innovators are shifting their focus towards algae-powered innovations. However, as interest around this specific area of research grows, ...

Despite the initial shockwaves of last year’s pandemic causing unprecedented disruption to the sector, most UK chemicals companies are now well on their way to recovering pre-COVID revenue...

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