Shannon Applied Biotechnology Centre Gateway

Shannon ABC

The Shannon ABC Gateway is based on the Munster Technological University Kerry and Technological University of the Shannon: Midlands Midwest campuses and is a leader in bioresource research – detection, identification, characterisation and valorisation – and collaborates with industry and other research centres in order to deliver this expertise in applied settings.


Bioprospecting & bioprocessing: screening, extraction, characterisation and testing of bioactive molecules, as well identifying routes to scale-up – what’s in it, how do I get, what can I do with it?

Analytical and research services: Shannon ABC’s expertise, state of the art facilities and equipment are available to assist companies to address specific challenges

Food Innovation: Shannon ABC can support food and drink companies from raw material to final product.