Cancer blood test ‘enormously exciting’
Scientists have taken a step towards one of the biggest goals in medicine – a universal blood test for cancer. A team at Johns Hopkins University has trialled a method that detects eight common forms of the disease. Their vision is an annual test designed to catch cancer early and save lives. UK experts said…
Bangor University Gets £5m for Science Facility
A “world-leading” science facility will be developed at Bangor University after a £5m EU funding boost announced by the Energy and Rural Affairs Secretary, Lesley Griffiths.
Middle East Announced as Key Priority Market for UK MedTech Companies
Over half of the UK’s MedTech companies anticipate exports to the Middle East to increase over the next five years, an ABHI survey can reveal.
MHRA update to pharmaceutical companies on exit preparations
An update from the Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency (MHRA) to pharmaceutical companies on preparations for exiting the European Union
BBI Solutions broadens antibody portfolio and strengthens reagent technical support capabilities
BBI Solutions has announced the addition of over 80 new antibodies to its growing product portfolio, as well as custom antibody development services following the acquisition of Maine Biotechnology Services in Portland, Maine USA.
Revolution in health and social care urged in Wales
A "revolution" is urgently needed in the way health and social care is delivered in Wales says a major review.
International health experts call for “radical changes” in NHS as Parliamentary Review findings published
The Bevan Commission has welcomed the findings of the Parliamentary Review of Health & Social Care in Wales – but has urged decision-makers to ensure this opportunity for radical change in the NHS is not missed.
Welsh medical firm rolls out cost-saving tech to UK hospitals
Hospital Innovations, a medical supply company based in Talbot Green, has signed a deal to roll out a range of cost-saving tech solutions to UK hospitals.
Bond Digital Health feature at number two in Wales Online “Top Companies With Big Ideas for 2018”
Bond Digital health have been tipped by Wales Online to have a great 2018 after being named one of the top companies that have big plans for 2018.
Cardiff Met Co-Creates New Anti-Cancer Treatment
Cardiff Metropolitan University has been instrumental in the development of a new anti-cancer agent that has the potential to offer a novel and valuable first-in-class treatment option for cancer.