RSS

life sciences

A landmark ‘BioBridge’ collaboration deal between the Department for International Trade (DIT) and the Texas Medical Center (TMC) is anticipated to give the UK’s life sciences industry a major boost. more

News

Sartorius, an international partner of the biopharmaceutical industry and research sector, has set up an independent Life Science Factory aimed at promoting start-ups and attracting entrepreneurs from the life science sector. more

News

TraceLink has closed an investment round worth $93 million that will be used to speed up the expansion of information sharing network platform across the life sciences. more

News

This year marks a decade for the OBN Awards, which celebrate and recognise those leading the way in the life sciences industry, and the list of finalists includes Alderley Park. more

News

Independent technology and product development company — TTP — has moved into the newly completed expansion of its life sciences development facility. more

News

The North Health Science Alliance (NHSA) has revealed today (Friday 6 July) that the region’s economy has grown by nearly 50% and more than four billion pounds in the last year. more

News

Robotics company, Andrew Alliance, has announced a $14 million investment from several of the leading life sciences enterprises, including Tecan Group, Waters Corporation, Inpeco, Rancilio Cube, Sam Eletr Trust and Omega Funds. more

News

The NHSA has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with Life Sciences Queensland (LSQ) in Australia and another with SCAN Health and World Health Innovation (WIN) in Canada to open up the commonwealth life sciences economies more

News

A survey from The Pistoia Alliance has revealed that nearly three-quarters (72%) of life science professionals believe their industry is behind the curve in the development of artificial intelligence (AI). more

Analysis

The life sciences sector responds favourably to the report by the Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy (BEIS) Committee stating the importance of securing a post-Brexit deal to protect the pharma industry. more

News

The ‘Life Sciences Industrial Strategy: Who’s driving the bus?’ report has been published by the House of Lords Science and Technology Committee, recommending that the government should simplify its implementation arrangements. more

Analysis

The inaugural Industry & Academia Exchange (IAX) showcase event, taking place next month in Leicester, is now open for registrations from life sciences companies interested in developing research and secondment opportunities with the University of Le more

News

According to Bhaskar Sambasivan, SVP and global markets leader, Life Sciences at Cognizant, digital systems need to evolve in order for the UK’s life sciences industry to flourish. Here, he tells us more… more

Opinion

The Pistoia Alliance, a not for profit alliance, has called on the life sciences industry to support the ‘Lab of the Future’ (LoTF) through greater collaboration during its annual EU member conference held in London. more

News

In this article, Michael Adeogun, head of Life Sciences and Health at NPL examines how and where measurement can help government and industry grasp the opportunities the Strategy and Sector Deal offer. more

Opinion

All signs are that the life sciences and healthcare market is ripe for disruption, with ecommerce coming into its own in the sector. Scott Allison, president Life Sciences & Healthcare, DHL, lists five reasons as to why it is happening now. more

Opinion

European life sciences investment group, LSP has successfully raised €280 million in funding, which will be used to invest in private companies with innovative healthcare products in the field of medical devices, diagnostics and digital health. more

News

The House of Lords Science and Technology Committee is continuing to take evidence for its inquiry on Life Sciences and the Industrial Strategy by questioning UK’s research chief, Sir Mark Walport tomorrow (Tuesday 12 December). more

News

Yesterday (Wednesday 6 December) saw the announcement of a sector deal by the government with the life sciences sector which should bring substantial global investment into the sector to ensure continued innovation and highly-skilled job creation more

News

Associations that represent both the European and British life sciences industries have urged the UK and European member states to secure cooperation post-Brexit so that access to medicine for patients can be safeguarded. more

News