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29th July 2013

Professor Trevor Jones CBE appointed chairman of Simbec Research

Merthyr Tydfil, South Wales July 2013; Simbec Research is pleased to announce the appointment of Prof Trevor M Jones CBE as non-executive Chairman of the Board of Directors. Prof Jones was formerly Group R&D Director of Wellcome and Director General of the Association of the British Pharmaceutical Industry (ABPI). Prof Jones joins the Board following…

15th July 2013

New Member: EKF Molecular Diagnostics

  EKF Molecular Diagnostics is introducing new technologies and products with the potential to change current DNA extraction and detection practices.  PointMan DNA Extraction kits are now available for KRAS, BRAF and EGFR T790M SNP enrichment.  Our pipeline includes a multiple SNP/deletion  EGFR kit and kits to enrich for JAK2, PI3K and KRAS codon 61….

15th July 2013

New Member: geoFish Medical Marketing

    Dr Geoff Fisher, the founder of geoFish in June 2013, has over 21 years experience in major pharma across senior global roles in clinical development, medical communications, medical affairs and marketing. geoFish offers a broad range of services centred around development of robust strategy, tactics and communications for product development and medical marketing…

15th July 2013

New Member: B & V Group

  B & V Group has a high degree of technical expertise and a real focus on research and development providing technology, equipment, products and services to the life science and water treatment sectors. Our aim is to always provide the best available technology and support to our customers and to work closely with regulatory…

15th July 2013

New Member: Springdew

    Springdew Limited is a family-owned business, specializing in packaging services for the pharmaceutical, healthcare, veterinary and medical device markets. We commenced trading in 1992 and have, over the years, grown to over 60,000 square feet. We are based near Swansea, just off junction 45 of the M4. We are MHRA licensed for the…

15th July 2013

July Expert Advice- GX Group

GX Group explore ways to ensure your project leads to commercial reality by avoiding the pain points By Claire Banks, GX Group’s Business Development Manager Product development naturally takes time, energy and a large proportion of your budget; how can you maximise all three and ensure what you want to develop is commercially viable? Being…

15th July 2013

July Member of the Month: Oxford Innovation

      Oxford Innovation is the UK’s leading specialist business coaching company and is proud to deliver the Welsh Government funded High Potential Starts programme which provides eligible businesses with up to 15 days fully funded intensive coaching and assistance to support the realisation of their growth potential. Oxford Innovation is working with the…

15th July 2013

July Member of the Month: Pharmallaney

      Pharmallaney Ltd was established near Abergavenny in 2010. Based upon 25 years of experience in Quality Assurance and Control within the pharmaceutical industry it delivers efficient and effective compliance and management support to individuals or organisations on either a local, national or global basis. Having worked with organisations small and large across…

12th July 2013

Do you want to be a future research leader?

Welsh Crucible: Developing future research leaders for Wales  What is Welsh Crucible? Funded by the St David’s Day Group of research universities (Aberystwyth Uni, Bangor Uni, Cardiff Uni, University of Glamorgan and Swansea Uni) and the Higher Education Funding Council for Wales, Welsh Crucible offers the opportunity for all researchers in Wales to explore how…

05th July 2013

Made in Wales? Entries due by 2 August

The final date for entries to the Made in Wales Awards, which include a Medical and Life Sciences category, is 2 August. Organised by Wales Business Insider, the awards celebrate achievement in product development, manufacturing and design. They provide an opportunity for medical and life sciences companies to raise their profile among the wider productive…