The Synthesis & Solid State Pharmaceutical Centre at the University of Limerick (UL) is to receive a combined investment worth €40m from the Irish Government and 17 industry players, the Irish Government has just revealed. The funding aims to help Ireland become a global hub for pharmaceutical innovation and advanced manufacturing. The investment will also help sustain 90 researcher jobs over the next six years.
The Government will invest €30m in the centre, while the 17 industry players involved in the centre will contribute an additional €10m. These companies include international pharmaceutical giants such as Pfizer, GlaxoSmithKline (GSK), Eli Lilly, and Merck, as well as Eirgen Pharma, Innopharma Labs, Glantreo, and Amebis………….
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