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31st August 2012

Welsh Government Trade Mission to Arab Health 2013 – Subsidies Available

                                                            The Welsh Government’s Life Sciences Team invite you to attend a trade fair for the medical devices and healthcare industries ARAB HEALTH 2013 January 28…

27th August 2012

UKTI Mission to AdvaMed 2011: The MedTech Conference

Are you an innovative medtech company with strong international growth potential? Do you want to win business in the US market but are not clear about the next steps? Would you benefit from expanding your contacts in the US medtech sector? If you answered “Yes” to all these questions, we invite you to consider attending…

27th August 2012

Wellcome Trust Funding: Translation Awards

Click here for more information For applied R&D projects that address an unmet need in healthcare. They are open to academic researchers and companies, and can address almost any area of healthcare. Translation Awards are response-mode funding designed to bridge the funding gap in the commercialisation of new technologies in the biomedical area. Projects covering…

21st August 2012

English NHS ‘Brand’ Could be Sold Abroad to Generate Income for Hospitals

Hospitals are to be encouraged by the government to sell their services abroad, setting up clinics with the famous NHS brand to pull in much-needed cash for the health service from overseas.
20th August 2012

Bangor University Research Points to Heat Treatment for Cancer

Research at Bangor University has identified a switch in cells that may help to kill localised tumors with heat.
20th August 2012

Expert Study Advises on Business Growth

A major study undertaken by the Acting Vice Chancellor of the University of Wales, Newport has identified ways in which businesses can increase their exports to global markets.
17th August 2012

Introducing the Celtic Alliance for Nanohealth

The Celtic Alliance for Nanohealth (CAN) is a coordinated cross‐border cluster of leading research and development organisations, comprising a world class alliance between four leading European Universities and key opinion leaders.
17th August 2012

Made in Wales Awards 2012: Entry Deadline Extended to August 24

Wales Business Insider is delighted to be hosting the highly successful Made in Wales Awards Dinner on Thursday 18th October 2012. This event, organised by Wales Business Insider, is a celebration of the best in manufacturing, design and product development across Wales, for every size of company. Made in Wales will recognise the achievements of Welsh businesses…

16th August 2012

Swansea Based Health Cloud Technology to Benefit UK NHS and Welsh Economy

A new £600,000 project has brought Swansea University researchers and Welsh eHealth companies together to develop cloud computing technology which will deliver significant long-term benefits both to the UK NHS and the Welsh economy.
15th August 2012

‘Champions for Health’ Campaign to Encourage Welsh NHS Staff to Lead by Example

A campaign to encourage 1,000 staff in the NHS in Wales to follow healthy lifestyles and become fitter themselves is being launched, to encourage patients and the public to follow suit. Staff will be asked to commit to two of five lifestyle changes: drink safely; take regular exercise; eat healthily; stop smoking; and work toward…