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BioHub Birmingham announces bio-networking during Innovate UK conference

The BioHub Birmingham, the University of Birmingham’s flagship biomedical incubator, will be hosting a bio-networking showcase and event on November 8th from 3.30 – 5.00pm. The event will showcase selected assets and facilities at Edgbaston Life Sciences ecosystem to a delegation of Indian Medtech companies on the first day of …

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V Formation hires Financial Journalist to Boost Corporate PR

East Midlands marketing agency and Medilink member, V Formation, has hired a senior business journalist to bolster its public relations division. Lauren Mills, most recently deputy business editor at the Leicester Mercury, has been hired by BioCity-based marketing and PR agency V Formation as senior PR consultant. Lauren steps into …

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Platelet Solutions Ltd announces successful achievement of CE Marking

Platelet Solutions Ltd., Nottingham is pleased to announce the successful achievement of CE marking for its Platelet Function Testing Kits (PSK-001/002/003). Platelet Function Testing Kits are a completely unique concept in the assessment of platelet function. They can monitor the effectiveness of standard anti-platelet agents like aspirin, clopidogrel, prasugrel and …

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XenoGesis and Juniper Pharma Services strengthen alliance in early drug development services

XenoGesis and Juniper Pharma Services have extended their strategic alliance around their Enabling Technologies Rapid Screen through the addition of the gold standard PBPK modelling and simulation software, GastroPlusTM. This expanded partnership brings greater understanding of a compound’s potential exposure in both preclinical and clinical studies. Jointly they are already …

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AdamsonJones ranked in the Legal 500 for third consecutive year

The Legal 500 UK 2017 was published earlier this month and AdamsonJones has for the third consecutive year received a Tier 4 position in the PATMA: Patent Attorneys ranking. In addition to the firm’s ranking, Simon Cooper, Nic Ferrar and Steve Jones were all recommended. The Legal 500 UK is a third-party reference guide …

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Locate Therapeutics Receives Biomedical Catalyst Primer Award

Locate Therapeutics, a leading UK regenerative medicine company today announced that it has received a Biomedical Catalyst Primer Award for a potentially breakthrough personalised cell therapy development project.  Called CellFuse, the project is designed to demonstrate the ability of its combined IntraStem synthetic peptide-based intracellular delivery system and TAOS® * …

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Fresh Logistics wins ‘Refrigerated Courier of the Year’ award

Fresh Logistics, who specialise in offering temperature controlled logistical solutions for their customers, have been honoured for the third time as ‘Refrigerated Courier of the Year’ at the Temperature Controlled Storage and Distribution awards 2017. The event was held at the impressive Ricoh Arena and featured many of the major …

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Episode 2 of the Med-Talk podcast is out now

The MedTalk Podcast brings together the editors of the MedTech Innovation, Digital Health Age, European Pharmaceutical Manufacturer and Medical Plastics News. Expect a light-hearted take on the latest news in the medical technology, digital health and pharma industries. Episode 2 is now available for you to download on iTunes, SoundCloud and Stitcher. On this …

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Indian biotech leaders visit Birmingham for life science facilities briefing

A delegation of Indian biotech company leaders visited the University of Birmingham yesterday to see the life sciences cluster, where the University’s world-leading research is translated into new medical therapies. The delegation travelled to Birmingham as part of bioConclave 2017 – an annual gathering of Indian life science business leaders, …

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The ‘Medilimpers’ are running to support The Ear Foundation

On Sunday 24th September, some of the Medilink East Midlands Team are taking part in the Nottingham Post Corporate Challenge, part of the Ikano Bank Robin Hood Marathon. Following the success of raising £270 last year, we’ve decided to once again fundraise for The Ear Foundation. The Ear Foundation is …

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Life Sciences: Industrial strategy

The report, written by Life Science’s Champion Professor Sir John Bell, provides recommendations to government on the long term success of the life sciences sector. It was written in collaboration with industry, academia, charity, and research organisations. The report is organised into 7 themes: -Health Advanced Research Programme (HARP) proposal …

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