News

02nd November 2012

European Health Research Innovation Network now up and running

EHRIN, 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).
02nd November 2012

University-business partnerships receive Government funding

David Willetts, Minister for Universities and Science, has announced seven new deals struck between universities and businesses in the UK to help increase global competitiveness.
01st November 2012

Designworks: November Member of the Month

Designworks is a creative hub that brings together distinctive areas of expertise to create original, industry leading solutions. We work in a wide range markets, allowing us to cross pollinate design and production techniques into otherwise unconsidered areas. Always aiming for the protectable intellectual property goal of exclusivity and originality. The unique nature of Designworks…

01st November 2012

Expert Advice from Wynne-Jones IP: Protecting and Enforcing Your Intellectual Property

Once you have established that your business has intellectual property, it may be necessary to register it. In order to have a granted patent, one must first apply for a patent at an intellectual property office. Similarly, if you wish to register a design or a trade mark, an application needs to be made.
26th October 2012

DTR Medical – Job Opportunity for Business Development Manager

DTR Medical is looking for a Business Manager for the South Region based in and around London to grow the sales of the company’s range of sterile single-use surgical instruments in this very important and influential area. The successful candidate will have a strong track record in medical device sales, particularly to operating theatres, with…

25th October 2012

GE Healthcare wins Insider’s Medical & Life Sciences Award

MediWales member GE Healthcare picked up the award in the Medical and Life Sciences category (Sponsored by M&M Communications). GE's FTA coated paper prevents samples from degrading at room temperature. It has taken on new staff to make the product, reduced the time it takes to make, boosted sales and helped scientists to make medical advances.
25th October 2012

£50m to Boost Sciences in Wales

Glossy ads in world-renowned journals are aiming to lure the "galacticos" of the science world to Wales. Publications including Nature, The Economist and the British Medical Journal have set out the Welsh Government's £50 million Ser Cymru (Stars Wales) scheme in recent weeks
15th October 2012

Express your interest: UKTI/Medilink UK Healthcare Mission to Brazil (Sao Paulo) 15th-19th October 2012

UK Trade & Investment is partnering with Medilink UK to run a unique healthcare mission to Brazil in October 2012. Medilink UK will be utilising its relationship with AMIBO – the largest Brazilian medical device trade association – to match make participants with Brazilian manufacturers with a view to creating collaborative partnerships. These partnerships could…

09th October 2012

Bristol Urological Institute: October Member of the Month

The Bristol Urological Institute is an international centre of excellence for urological research, innovation and education.
09th October 2012

Ash Wales: October Member of the Month

Helping staff to quit smoking not only benefits their health, and their families’ health, but can help Welsh business make savings and add to their bottom line at a time of wafer thin margins.