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“Growth is never by mere chance; it is the result of forces working together.”

- James Cash Penney

Biocant Park is a Science and Technology Park focused on promoting entrepreneurship in Biotechnology and supporting the creation of business initiatives based on the economic valorization of scientific knowledge. In order to maintain a differentiating and innovative environment, the park invested in infrastructures adjusted to development of I&D&I projects in Life Sciences, specialized services and highly qualified human resources.

Vision

Biocant Park aims to become an international reference for the promotion of bioentrepreneurship, promoting the creation and sustainable development of business initiatives in Biotechnology.

Vision

Mission

Biocant Park's mission is to allow the consolidation of excellent I&D companies and institutions dedicated exclusively to biotechnology, acting as a strategic agent and promotor of ecosystem development of our Region.

Mission

Our Values

In carrying out its mission, Biocant Park takes into account the following values:

Flexibility and Innovation
With a flexible structure and adaptable to the needs of new companies, Biocant Park is focused on technological developments, in order to bring strategies that face future challenges and constantly changing needs in this sector.
Collaboration
Biocant Park facilitates the creation of networks and promotes teamwork to ensure consolidation and technological development. Involves companies and organizations, acting as a platform and meeting point for national and international networks and projects.
Quality and effectiveness
Biocant Park follows the highest quality standards in all projects, adapting the excellence of national research and professionalism to business.
Service Oriented
Through constant communication with entrepreneurs and researchers, Biocant responds to companies demands. An essential part of the park's work is eliminate the obstacles that companies face in their daily activities and design customized solutions for different needs.
Commitment
The key to Biocant Park success is the commitment to achieve its goals by resilient effort.
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Shared infrastructures

Currently, the park have 4 buildings with laboratories and offices for companies and a fifth building that houses a research center. State-of-art technological services and resources allocated here are also an asset for companies, namely Biopilot Fermentation Unit, Cell Culture Room under GMP Conditions, Vivarium, Specialized Analytical Services, Genome Sequencing Unit, Analysis and Protein production and mass spectrometry.

Laboratories and Offices

Four building with laboratories and offices for biotech and life sciences companies.

Available Facilities

Fermentation Biopilot Unit, GMP - cell culture facility, P3 - laboratory, Animal House, Greenhouse.

Biocant Building

The park also offers a set of common spaces:

Restaurant/Cafeteria
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Restaurant/Cafeteria

Lounge Area

Lounge Area

Meal Room
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Meal Room

Parking
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Parking

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Companies

"It's not about ideas.

It's about making ideas happen."

- Scott Belsky

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Industrial Zone

Industrial Zone

"No limits to your growth"

Industrial center with the capacity to accommodate more mature companies with production needs, and therefore large spaces of their own.
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Research

In addition to its own laboratories, there is a research center in the park working closely with the park's Biotechnology companies.

UC-Biotech is the research and business training infrastructure of the Center for Neuroscience and Cell Biology and the University of Coimbra for the Biotechnology sector, which is based in Biocant Park.

Research

Park map

Hover your cursor over the map and discover the several biocant buildings

Biocant I
Biocant II
Biocant III
Headquarters
UC-Biotech