Singapore has announced that its research and development hub Biopolis will be expanded to meet the needs of biotechnology start-ups. Phase 6 of Biopolis will add a further 376,000+ sq. ft. (35,000 sq m) of business park space for biomedical sciences research and supporting activities and 64,000+ sq. ft. (6,000 sq m) for office and retail use. This will include 21,000+ sq. ft. (2,000 sq m) of fitted-out laboratory spaces with lab benches, waste drainage and exhaust provisions. Biopolis currently houses nine A*Star research institutes and over 60 companies, with thousands of employees undertaking research, clinical trials and commercialization of new scientific discoveries. Learn More