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About us

MedCity is the cluster organisation for the world-leading health and life sciences sector in London and the Greater South East of England. We were set up in 2014 by the Mayor of London and the region’s Academic Health Science Centres to drive growth and investment in the sector for the health and wealth of the population.

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What we do

We act as a convener, connector and catalyst – identifying opportunities and pathways for businesses and researchers to work together to develop and commercialise the best innovations.

We are a not-for-profit organisation funded by the Greater London Authority and Research England.

Our programmes

Why we do it

Our mission is to transform the healthcare landscape of London and the Greater South East and advance cutting-edge health and life sciences innovation.

We strive to make the region the unequivocal place of choice for world-leading health and life sciences R&D, manufacture and commercialisation.

How we do it

Connecting partners

Catalysing, convening and connecting partners within the life sciences ecosystem to surface and maximise opportunity for collaboration and growth.

Amplifying strengths

Amplify the strengths and offer of the region nationally and internationally, for the ultimate improvement of health outcomes and prosperity in the region, the UK and beyond.

Providing opportunities

Being a specialist resource, providing support and opportunities between health and life science researchers and industry looking to collaborate and invest.

Driving sector growth

Identifying and accelerating regional and national initiatives that drive sector growth.

Our work

We work to support companies, academics, researchers, public bodies and regulators across the ecosystem.

Our work spans all modalities of human healthcare and life sciences: drug discovery, advanced therapeutics, medical devices, diagnostics, and digital health, which includes technologies that support prevention, management, healthcare delivery and systems improvement. We are increasingly involved in data science and companies that use techniques such as AI and machine learning to derive new insights, products and services.

Our people

Our insider knowledge and industry experience means we are perfectly placed to help your business thrive.

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