BBSRC has published its latest Impact Report highlighting widespread impacts from investments, including impacts on industry and, on policy making, and on research infrastructure and capacity.
First class bioscience research drives the UK's growing bioeconomy and lies at the heart of key areas of social policy. Recent valuation of the European knowledge-based bio-economy, in which the UK is recognised as the key player, indicates it is worth around €2Tn. BBSRC is central to sustaining the UK bioeconomy by providing the knowledge and skills required to drive innovation and capture its benefits.
BBSRC's Impact Report can be seen at: www.bbsrc.ac.uk/publications/planning/bbsrc-delivery-plan.aspx