Institute of Bio-Sensing Technology

IBST is an initiative of UWE, Bristol

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    Events : 2019

  • 31 January: Innovations for a long and healthy life. University of Plymouth
  • 4 March: NIHR Roadshow for Medical/Digital Health Technology SMEs. Venue: ECC, UWE Bristol Details:
  • 15 May: Bristol Patient Safety Conference. Venue Engineers House, Bristol.   Details:
  • 16-19 June: 6th International Conference on Bio-Sensing Technology, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia



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IBST is a member of Medilink South West, the region’s life science industry network.

IBST is a member of the Health & Life Sciences Sector Group.

Our purpose is to engage with local life sciences, health and social care organisations to explore areas that could be developed to promote the health and life sciences business sector in the West of England LEP region.





Academic Partners

The Institute of Bio-Sensing Technology is a collaborative venture with research groups from universities across the south west of the UK and other research institutions in the USA and elsewhere. These institutions have a strong track record in bio-sensing technology research, which has attracted significant funding from industry, government, European Union and Funding Councils.

scopeParticular expertise within the Institute and its partners includes:

  • Biomarkers
  • Biosensor development
  • Instrumentation design, signal processing
  • Data analysis and statistical methods
  • Sensor application

Some of the current Academic Partners of IBST are listed below:

Within UWE Bristol

Other Institutions