The Centre brings together a multidisciplinary team of researchers with commercial specialists so as to provide a center of excellence in applied research, capable of exploiting opportunities in science, engineering, and technology to the benefit of the Regional and National economy. Shannon ABC welcomes confidential collaboration with industry, academia, research centers, and researchers based nationally and internationally.
The key aim of Shannon ABC is to assist in the continued prosperity of industry by offering access to wide ranging expertise and know how, state of the art equipment and facilities and access to a wide variety of national and international funding programs. As a Technology Gateway, Shannon ABC delivers close to market solutions for industry and acts as an access point to wider research resources and infrastructure. Shannon ABC has an ongoing programme to explore natural products for novel bioactive substances of value to the following areas: