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13th March 2015

European Cluster Medical Device Programme

Showcasing European Medical Device SMEs Clusters in Europe work together to build an SME directory The Council of European BioRegions (CEBR) is working with clusters across Europe to build a directory of medical device SMEs and promote it worldwide. SME profiles will be published within a searchable online directory and promoted to partners and investors…

13th March 2015

Finance Wales’ investment levels up 63% in first 3 quarters of 2014 -15 financial year

Finance Wales’ investment levels rose by 63% to £31.2 million in the first 3 quarters of the 2014-15 financial year compared to £19.1 million in the same period in the last financial year. These investments attracted additional investment totalling £22.2 million to provide Welsh small and medium-sized businesses (SMEs) with a £53.4 million growth capital boost…

12th March 2015

Sales up at Medaphor in first year of AIM trading

Cardiff University spin-out Medaphor has posted a 33 per cent rise in sales its first preliminary results since its admission to AIM last August. Medphor has developed ScanTrainer, a virtual reality education platform which can be used to train student doctors and sonographers. The medical technology business reported a rise in turnover to £1.8m from…

10th March 2015

Geldards Supports Welsh Life Sciences BioWales Dragon’s Den

Leading law firm Geldards has presented Cotton Mouton Diagnostics (CMD) with a cash prize of £3,000 to support their innovative technology that will help diagnose infectious diseases. CMD, a South Wales-based start-up company, specialises in point of care diagnostics to help deliver personalised medicine and was awarded the funding after pitching their business idea to…

05th March 2015

Welsh innovators set to showcase pioneering work

Wales Festival of Innovation Businesses and organisations in Wales which develop ground-breaking products, services and processes are being urged to open their doors this summer to show off their ideas and expertise. The aim is to help embed innovation as a major engine of Welsh economic growth, with the potential to increase national earnings by…

03rd March 2015

MediWales joins United Life Sciences partnership

MediWales joins four leading life science membership organisations, the BioIndustry Association (BIA), Bionow, BioPartner and One Nucleus (ON) to become a part of United Life Sciences, a strategic partnership representing over 1,100 life science and healthcare members across the UK and internationally. The aim of the partnership is to work together on a range of…

02nd March 2015

Sponsorship opportunities for Medilink UK Awards

Do you want to rapidly raise your profile with one of the UK’s high value growth sectors? The Medilink UK Awards 2015 is a nationwide competition spanning over 1,500 organisations from across England, Ireland, Wales and Scotland – and now you can receive national exposure alongside this world-leading event through a number of high-profile sponsorship opportunities….