Business Support


Bionow provides a range of specialist business support which includes our Procurement Scheme designed to specifically reinforce the competitiveness of businesses in the North by maximising the savings for companies in our region.  We design, manage, and deliver a range of Accelerator programmes aimed at helping businesses to scale. We partner with a number of specialists and experts to deliver these Accelerator courses and design them to address key barriers to your growth. 

Our Members have a BionowB2B account as part of their membership and members can use the platform to promote their business, trade and connect with Bionow Members and 1100+ life science companies across the North of England online. Bionow helps with student placements and facilitation of knowledge transfer partnerships. All are aimed at supporting your businesses to grow.


Significant savings for Bionow Members on a wide range of goods and services

Voice of the North

Bionow has a history of acting on your behalf, utilising our significant membership to highlight areas of need and concern within the industry across the North of England.

Funding Opportunities & News

Listing of life sciences funding opportunities and news stories relating to funding raised

Business Accelerator

Tailored programmes curated and delivered by Bionow

Knowledge Transfer Partnerships

Recognised as the 'gold standard' of knowledge exchange

Student Placement & Projects

Working closely with our University sponsors we are able to facilitate student placements

The Kickstart Scheme

Helping businesses access and benefit from the Government’s new Kickstart scheme & helping to give young people the opportunity to gain vital skills and experience that will boost their employability

The R&I Health Accelerator

An ERDF part-funded project delivered by Health Innovation Manchester, The University of Manchester, The University of Manchester Innovation Factory, Manchester City Council and Bionow.

What our customers say

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.

Our Valued Sponsors & Partners