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About us

MedCity is the cluster organisation for the world-leading health and life sciences sector in London. Founded by the Mayor of London in partnership with the city’s Academic Health Science Centres, MedCity fosters international collaborations between biotech, medtech and pharma companies and the capital’s world-leading life sciences ecosystem to supercharge innovation, drive inward investment and build skills and talent across the sector in the UK.

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What we do

MedCity builds collaborations to accelerate uptake of medical innovation across the UK. We help policymakers understand what life sciences require to thrive in a competitive international landscape.


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Why we do it

Our mission is to to grow life science innovation and investment in London, securing the UK’s position as a global science superpower.

How we do it

Connecting partners

Catalysing, convening and connecting partners within the life sciences ecosystem to surface and maximise opportunity for collaboration and growth.

Amplifying strengths

Amplify the strengths and offer of London, nationally and internationally, for the ultimate improvement of health outcomes and prosperity in the region, the UK and beyond.

Providing opportunities

Being a specialist resource, providing support and opportunities between health and life science researchers and industry looking to collaborate and invest.

Driving sector growth

Identifying and accelerating regional and national initiatives that drive sector growth.

Our work

We work to support companies, academics, researchers, public bodies and regulators across the ecosystem.

Our work spans all modalities of human healthcare and life sciences: drug discovery, advanced therapeutics, medical devices, diagnostics, and digital health, which includes technologies that support prevention, management, healthcare delivery and systems improvement. We are increasingly involved in data science and companies that use techniques such as AI and machine learning to derive new insights, products and services.



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Our people

Our insider knowledge and industry experience means we are perfectly placed to help your business thrive.

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