Third Year undergraduate, Sophie Cassidy, was successful in securing a paid 12 week internship with The Industrial Biotechnology Innovation Centre (IBioIC) through the Scotgrad Life Science summer internship programme and has written an account of her experience: http://www.scotgrad.co.uk/news/success-stories/learning-the-abcs-of-ibioic
Sophie will begin her 4th year of study towards her BSc Honours Degree in Biomedical Sciences in September.
Launched in 2014 The Industrial Biotechnology Innovation Centre (IBioIC) was set up to bridge the gap between education and industry.
IBiolC are specialists in the industrial biotechnology (IB) sector, with a deep embedded knowledge and the technical expertise to help stimulate the growth and success of the IB industry in Scotland by connecting the dots between industry, academia and government. IbiolC represent all four colours of IB, facilitating collaborations and guiding organisations from a concept or idea, through to industry adoption.