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£115 million investment over 10 years in a new Science Research Centre in Oxford

Denmark’s Novo Nordisk is to invest £115m over 10 years in a new science research centre in Oxford, despite obvious post-brexit uncertainty, Novo Nordisk’s executive vice-president and chief science officer Mads Thomsen took a long term view.

“Obviously we think the Brexit decision was unfortunate. That being said, Oxford University has been around for 800 years so the academic excellence and our company’s ability to turn that into medicines hasn’t really changed,” he said.

Read the full story on the BBC and find out how the money will be spent here

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