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24th June 2013

Biocatalysts featured on BBC Programme

Biocatalysts Ltd was featured on BBC’s Week in Week Out programme- Vincent Kane – It’s the Economy, Stupid Click here to view the episode

24th June 2013

MEDXPO 2013 Exhibition Deals

MEDXPO LONDON 2013 – Alexandra Palace, 4 – 6 July, Medilink members are eligible for reduced exhibition rates.
20th June 2013

Fusion Portfolio Company – Diurnal announces European Medicine Agency Approval

Diurnal announces European Medicines Agency approval of Paediatric Investigation Plan Fusion IP (AIM: FIP), the university commercialisation company that turns world-class research into business, is pleased to announce that its portfolio company, Diurnal, a spin-out from the University of Sheffield, has received approval for a Paediatric Investigation Plan from the European Medicines Agency (EMA) for…

20th June 2013

VIP India Oncology Seminar

VIP seminar hosted by Ken Clarke MP or Lord Kakkar (details to be confirmed) at Portcullis House, part of the Houses of Parliament. This is from 10 to 11:30 am on the 3rd July 2013 in the Boothroyd Room, 1st floor Portcullis House, Bridge St, SW1A 2LW. The seminar will cover the following themes- Opportunities…

20th June 2013

Chinese Life Sciences Visit – 4 July – London

The China Chamber of Commerce for Import & Export of Medicines & Health Products (CCCMHPIE) is bringing a delegation to the UK in July, as part of their co-operation with UKTI under the Joint Economic Trade Commission Healthcare Working Group. This event will give you the opportunity to find out more about how CCCMHPIE, UKTI…

17th June 2013

SARTRE launches Health Technology Challenge Pilot Scheme

SARTRE has launched the Health Technology Challenge Pilot Scheme in partnership with SEWAHSP. The scheme is aimed at identifying unmet clinical needs and areas where new technology could help improve healthcare or bring benefits to patients. Seedcorn funding will be available to support a number of innovative projects which will be open to all institutions…

17th June 2013

MediWales’ Expert Advice- June Newsletter

Collaborating with academia Expert tips from Paul J Smith, Professor of Cancer Biology, Cardiff University   1. PRIORITISE: When faced with several internal projects identify those that can generate collaboration outputs that are of real value to the company – this will increase the levels of expectation and purpose. An executive champion is useful at this…

17th June 2013

Ultrawave- MediWales’ June Member of the Month

Ultrawave: Premier suppliers of ultrasonic cleaning equipment   Based in Cardiff, Ultrawave has over 20 years’ experience in designing and manufacturing precision ultrasonic cleaning equipment. With a broad portfolio of products tailored to different applications, we are trusted suppliers to the Healthcare, Medical and Manufacturing sectors. Ultrasonic cleaners are used in the decontamination as well…

11th June 2013

Do new health technologies reflect research inputs and needs?

Do new health technologies reflect research inputs and needs? A new publication from the NIHR Horizon Scanning Centre (NIHR HSC) looks to answer these questions.  An analysis of the relationship between burden of disease, research funding and innovation, which was presented at last year’s Health Services Research Network Symposium, has now been published in the Journal…

11th June 2013

North Wales’ Microvisk’s home-testing device will soon be on the market

A new home-testing device which will allow patients taking anti-coagulant drugs to check their own blood will be on the market soon following a £2m investment. The device has been designed by North Wales company Microvisk for patients who take blood-thinning drugs to prevent life-threatening blood clots. The dosage of anti-coagulant must be regularly monitored…

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