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We help bring bright ideas and research into the marketplace.

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Product development, proof of concept and scale-up services.

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Funding and partner support 

Facilitating the right partnerships and funding routes. 

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Innovation support

Business services and consultancy to speed up time to market. 

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Use our free Innovation Integrator tool to aAssess your innovation and find your fastest route to market. 

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Our work

Creating the next generation of battery technology 

Lina Energy Case Study

Developing life-changing biotherapeutic medicines faster and cheaper

GlycoSeLect Case Study

Developing a cell free expression system

Cell free expression Case Study

Creating a next-generation bioimaging molecular probe

Stream Bio Case Study

Developing a ballistic and stab protective composite structure

Graphene Composites Case Study

Market services




Food, Drink and Nutraceuticals

Fast-Moving Consumer Goods

Logistics and Packaging





Speciality Chemicals and Materials

Smart Packaging for Pharmaceuticals 


Driving innovation forward

We are over 450 scientists, engineers, and business specialists helping companies to develop, prove and commercialise new products and processes.

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Insights on innovation

Transforming food production

The Challenges around Economics

Can healthcare wearables help early detection of COVID-19?

Are collaborations the ultimate cure-all?

Latest news

The Medicines Manufacturing Innovation Centre Collaborates with Applied Materials to Enhance Just In Time Clinical Supply

September 17, 2020

CPI appoints Steve Bagshaw as Non-Executive Director

September 10, 2020

CPI, the Knowledge Centre for Materials Chemistry and the Henry Royce Institute collaborate to help bring new advanced materials and products to market

September 04, 2020

Siemens, Perceptive Engineering and PSE become partners in the Medicines Manufacturing Innovation Centre to advance continuous manufacturing

August 27, 2020

CPI partners with Perceptive Engineering and FUJIFILM Diosynth Biotechnologies to improve efficiencies in biologics manufacture

August 12, 2020

North of Tyne back scientists in the green revolution

July 30, 2020

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