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Bulletproof nuclei? Stem cells exhibit unusual absorption property

Stem cells – the body’s master cells – demonstrate a bizarre property never before seen at a cellular level, according to a study just published from scientists at the University of Cambridge.

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JDR wins Queen’s Award for Enterprise in international trade

JDR, a leading provider of technology connecting the global offshore energy industry, is proud to announce it has won a 2014 Queen’s Award for Enterprise in International Trade. This prestigious award recognises JDR’s success in international oil, gas and renewable energy markets.

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The first General Ecosystem Model is released

In a paper released today, scientists at UNEP-WCMC and Microsoft Research describe the world’s first General Ecosystem Model that attempts to simulate all life on earth – both on land and in the ocean.

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Region's catering sector looks for new apprentices

Jobs in the hospitality sector in the region are booming, with vacancies for apprentice chefs, waiters and event assistants looking at an all-time high, say employment experts at Cambridge Regional College.

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Asymptote launches the VIA Freeze range of controlled rate freezers at ISCT Paris

Cambridge-based cryopreservation specialists Asymptote Ltd will launch its unique range of liquid nitrogen free controlled rate freezers specially designed for the needs of regenerative medicine at the annual meeting of the International Society for Cellular Therapy (ISCT) to be held in Paris.

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Success for Managers Tip #63: Why won’t they listen?

Madeleine Morgan of Growu explains how stress can make us deaf...and how to stop it.

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Boeing honours Marshall Aerospace and Defence Group for exceptional performance

Boeing has presented Marshall Aerospace and Defence Group with a Supplier of the Year award for its performance on the P-8 maritime patrol and reconnaissance aircraft.

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Zero hour contracts are ‘tip of the iceberg’ of damaging shift work, say researchers

New report shows that zero hour contracts are only one of a wide number of flexible employment practices that are abused by managers - leading to financial insecurity, anxiety and stress in the workforce. Researchers say the Government consultation was too narrow and call for legislation requiring employers to defend scheduling decisions.

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Zinwave expands its commercial presence in Australasia

New appointments further demonstrate Zinwave’s commitment to accelerate growth of its unique wideband active DAS technology globally.

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IECEx certifications gain Michell world-wide approval for Exd analyzers

Michell Instruments has recently gained IECEx certification for its Exd range of moisture, hydrocarbon dew-point, oxygen and binary gas analyzers. Adding this certification to the range means the analyzers now have approvals for installation in hazardous areas around the world.

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