New funding for biologics facility will keep research local

The recently opened Biologics Innovation Facility (BIF)

at the University of Technology Sydney (UTS) has been awarded a $100,000 grant through the NSW Government’s Research Attraction and Acceleration Program (RAAP), it was announced today.


The funding is part of an $8 million funding boost to cutting-edge research and development facilities to benefit the state’s research sector.


NSW Chief Scientist & Engineer Professor Hugh Durrant-Whyte said the funding encourages and supports high-quality, high-impact research and helps to drive innovation in the state's research and development sector.