News > November > 2012
Biotech entrepreneur Sir Chris Evans upbeat on outlook for Vectura GroupVectura, a company created and financed by Port Talbot-born scientist and entrepreneur Professor Sir Chris Evans is poised for major growth as it brings new disease-treating products to market.
Delegation heads to medical exhibitionThe largest delegation ever supported by the Welsh Government will fly out to Düsseldorf for the world's biggest medical sector event.
Government announces cash to cut dementia diagnosis timesThe Prime Minister has announced funding grants from the government’s Biomedical Catalyst fund for technology to slash dementia diagnosis times.
Bid to boost Welsh life sciences sectorA project has been launched to make the most of the life sciences when it comes to the Welsh economy.
David Ford, Professor of health informatics at Swansea University, said Wales had real potential to become a global player in the life sciences and healthcare fields if the sector secures the right levels of investment.
European Health Research Innovation Network now up and runningEHRIN, a new pan-European health research network designed to facilitate links and funding opportunities between small and medium-sized enterprises, academia, and allied organisations in the life sciences sector, has secured funding clearance from its umbrella organisation, the European Confederation of Pharmaceutical Entrepreneurs (EUCOPE).
University-business partnerships receive Government fundingDavid Willetts, Minister for Universities and Science, has announced seven new deals struck between universities and businesses in the UK to help increase global competitiveness.
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