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24th March 2021

Welsh company unmasks solution to global PPE waste problem

A South Wales company has developed an innovative way to recycle single use personal protective equipment (PPE) in a bid to tackle the mountain of waste being produced as a result of the pandemic. Cardiff-based Thermal Compaction Group (TCG) has become one of the first in the world to create a device to recycle disposable…

17th March 2021

New pledge to support life science innovation in Wales and Ireland

Life science experts from Swansea University are looking forward to playing a key role in plans to forge even closer links between Wales and Ireland. Celtic Advanced Life Sciences Network (CALIN), led by the University, is an Ireland-Wales Interreg operation which was set up to support research and development in life science small-medium enterprises in…

12th March 2021

Roche launches new rapid COVID-19 antigen nasal test in UK

Roche Diagnostics has launched a rapid antigen nasal test in the UK, with millions of kits available immediately to help organisations looking to reopen as lockdown restrictions are lifted.  The SARS-CoV-2 Rapid Antigen Test Nasal can be carried out at the point of care to detect if someone has an active infection, providing results 15…

04th March 2021

Job Vacancy – Bond Digital Health – Front End Web Developer

This position is for a Front End Web Application Developer using Vue.js, TypeScript, CSS and HTML. You’ll be joining our rapidly growing team and will develop web applications for our range of products.
04th March 2021

Job Vacancy – Bond Digital Health – UX Designer

Bond Digital Health is rapidly growing, and looking to hire a UI/UX Designer to help shape our purpose-built SaaS platform, that is enabling the digital transformation of point-of-care testing and diagnostics. 
26th February 2021

Cwmbran-based Tech Firm Wins Contract with NHS

Cwmbran-based Conversant Technology has won a contract with Cambridgeshire and Peterborough NHS Foundation Trust to enhance communication platforms across the mental health First Response Team and Admin Hubs. As the fastest-growing provider of voice services and voice applications working natively with Microsoft Teams, Conversant was established in 2015 as a SaaS platform provider. They will…

24th February 2021

Business booms for Welsh healthcare firm during pandemic

Revenue for Welsh based healthcare firm, Forth, has doubled during 2020 despite the many challenges faced due to the Covid-19 pandemic.
28th January 2021

Forth secures contract with Superdrug

A contract with Superdrug has been secured by healthcare firm Forth to enable customers to book blood test draws at 60+ in store clinics throughout the UK
08th January 2021

Over £200 Million Boost to Upgrade UK labs

New facilities include super computers to track infectious diseases, airborne sensors to monitor greenhouse gas emissions, and a unique floating offshore wind testing lab. UK science facilities to be upgraded with £213 million government investment enabling researchers to respond to global challenges such as COVID-19 and climate change new world class equipment includes supercomputers in…

15th December 2020

EKF introduces accurate quantitative COVID-19 antibody test kit

EKF Diagnostics, the global in vitro diagnostics company, has introduced one of the first tests to precisely measure levels of COVID-19 neutralising antibodies in individuals. Unlike other antibody tests, the Kantaro COVID-SeroKlir SARS-CoV-2 IgG ant