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04th May 2011

Stratified Medicine Innovation Platform Roadmap: Developing a roadmap to accelerate the development and uptake of Stratified Medicine in the UK

The Technology Strategy Board (TSB) Stratified Medicine Innovation Platform is running two roadmapping workshops on 24th May and 9th June 2011 to develop a national roadmap to accelerate the development and uptake of Stratified Medicine in the UK.  Over the past three years TSB has invested around £750 million of public funds in various targeted…

04th May 2011

MediWales member, Calon Cardio, win UK Trade and Investment

by Madeline Brindley, Western mail   The makers of a revolutionary heart pump, which could be an alternative to a transplant, have won a major award. Calon Cardio-Technology Ltd, based at Swansea University’s Institute of Life Science, was presented with UK Trade and Investment’s best breakthrough technology award.   The company is developing new implantable pumps for…