Companies at Pentlands Science Park

Pentlands Science Park was primarily developed as the new home of the Moredun Group, this has proved an extremely successful location for Moredun and its commercial tenants and provides a wide range of support services which add value to all businesses based at the site.



Description Summary

AB Biotechnology  

Developing and manufacturing high purity bio pharmacetical products to GMP on behalf of a large international client


Veterinary diagnostic services company

BioReliance Ltd   

R&D and testing of high-technology pharmaceutical products. Part of the Merck Group - Life Science Business


Designing the next generation of molecular diagnostics for lab, veterinary  clinic and on the farm

Compliances Services International (CSI)


Regulatory and environmental strategies for the globalchemical industry

Department for Environment Food and Rural Affairs (DEFRA) 


Isolation unit

Edinburgh Genetics   

Supplying a range of innovative research and diagnostic devices, library systems and reagents, to providing complex Next Generation Sequencing (NGS) services


Specialise in product development partnerships uniquely established to translate global research progress into tangible livestock disease control tools for the developing world

Green Bioactives  

Pioneering the development of a sustainable, reliable, economical plant cell-based biomanufacturing platform for plant biomolecules, utilising natural plant biochemistry

Merck Group  

A global science and technology company in healthcare, life science and electronics with locations in 66 countries. The Life Science Business provides access to state-of-the-art tools, services and expertise in order to perform experiments and engineer new products

Moredun Research Institute (MRI)
  Government-supported animal disease research establishment
Moredun Scientific 


Contract Research Organisation specialising in animal health and aquaculture product development and biosafety testing of biopharmaceuticals

Niras Group (UK) Ltd  

Information, insight and ideas across a range of technical disciplines with extensive expertise spanning sustainable land use, environment, climate change and low carbon economy

OGI Bio  

Revolutionising the way microbes are cultured by providing affordable automation to the microbial community

Pentlands Science Park Ltd

  Property and facilities management services
Physchem Solutions Ltd   Contract research organisation focused on supporting clients globally with solid state development requirements through all phases of the drug development process

Quotient (Alba Bioscience)   Applied research and consultancy, diagnosis and surveillance on farm animal diseases

Scottish Agricultural Science Agency 

  Government-funded body controlling potato crop disease
SRUC Veterinary Services  

Veterinary surveillance activities in partnership with Moredun Research Institute

The Secretary of State for Housing, Communities & Local Government - DEFRA (APHA)  

Responsible for the overall leadership and strategic direction of the department


Pentlands Science Park

  • Bush Loan
  • Penicuik
  • Midlothian, EH26 0PZ

Park Manager: Linda Yuill

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