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Sep 28, 2012, 10:47 ET

Bio-Pharma Company, Sigma-Aldrich, Invests in Scotland

St. Louis-based life science company, Sigma-Aldrich, announced today in conjunction with Scotland's First Minister, Alex Salmond, plans to expand...

May 29, 2012, 13:18 ET

Scotland opens stem cell research center and bio-medical incubator

Research into conditions such as multiple sclerosis and heart and liver disease will benefit from multi-million dollar stem cell research and life...

Apr 30, 2012, 10:47 ET

Scottish Oil And Gas Exports Increase By 4.5% In 2010 - 11

Scotland's oil and gas supply chain exports rose by 4.5 percent in 2010-11, according to the latest survey of international activity in the...

Aug 25, 2010, 08:00 ET

Scotland Hosts Low Carbon Investment Conference

India's Renewable Energy Minister, the Head of Climate Change & Environment for the European Investment Bank (EIB) and the EU's North Sea Grid...

Apr 29, 2010, 08:53 ET

Scotland Announces New Life Science Leadership and Investments at BIO 2010

 Scotland will showcase the talent and collaborative spirit that has attracted many of the world's leading pharma and biotech companies to its...

May 18, 2009, 11:08 ET

Scotland Highlights New Partnerships and Cutting-Edge Drug Discovery Research

Recent stem cell advances and Sir Philip Cohen's groundbreaking research into new drug targets showcase Scotland's life sciences innovation at BIO...

Apr 28, 2009, 11:00 ET

Innovation Key to Thriving in a Challenging Environment

Scottish companies to demonstrate growth and award-winning technologies at OTC 2009 Scotland's energy sector will be back in full force at this...

Jan 26, 2009, 10:30 ET

Scotland Showcases Chemical Industry Excellence, Growth Plans at Informex 2009

Scottish government and industry launches new PhD initiative to support $13 billion chemicals sector SAN FRANCISCO, Jan. 26 /PRNewswire/ --...

May 05, 2008, 01:00 ET

Scottish Innovation and Expertise in Maturing Fields to be Highlighted at 2008 Offshore Technology Conference

HOUSTON, May 5 /PRNewswire/ -- The Scottish government and representatives from 40+ Scottish oil and gas companies will be out in force at the...

Apr 30, 2008, 01:00 ET

Global Offshore Drilling Industry Set for 50% Growth According to Scottish Enterprise Research

HOUSTON, April 30 /PRNewswire/ -- The multi-billion dollar global offshore drilling industry is set to grow by 50% over the next four years,...