By a GenomeWeb staff reporter

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – The Scottish central lowland region has boosted its available space for hosting life sciences companies after MSD, which operates in the US and Canada as Merck, donated a research facility to house BioCity Scotland, a joint life sciences biopark and incubator venture run by BioCity Nottingham and the Roslin BioCentre.

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