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IQGeo BTR Diamond Award win

IQGeo announced that its Network Manager for telecoms software has been recognised among the best in the industry by the 2020 Broadband Technology Report's Diamond Awards.

01-10-2020

Avacta Group plc, the developer of innovative cancer therapies and diagnostics based on its proprietary Affimer® and pre|CISION™ platforms, is pleased to announce that the BAMS™ assay to detect the SARS-CoV-2 virus has been launched as a research kit1 by its partner Adeptrix (Beverly, MA, USA) and the assay has been presented by...

01-10-2020

Organisations can apply for a share of up to £2 million to explore ways of using geospatial data to tackle a variety of transport challenges.

01-10-2020
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The Global Alliance for Genomics and Health (GA4GH) has co-released a series of software demos that showcase real-world interoperability across the international genomics community.

01-10-2020
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Ventilation systems in many modern office buildings, which are designed to keep temperatures comfortable and increase energy efficiency, may increase the risk of exposure to the coronavirus, particularly during the coming winter, according to research just published.

01-10-2020
Modular Charging and Docking Station for Mobile Phones

Cambridge-based Cambrionix has developed a smarter way for organisations to manage multiple shared mobile devices, which are critical to everyday operations. ModIT is a compact, customisable, modular, charging hardware solution for easy workplace access to shared smartphones.

01-10-2020
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To recognise World Mental Health Day and the importance of looking after our mental and emotional health, starting Monday October 12th Maria Varallo, Illuminate Manager, will share practical tools to help you manage these uncertain times - building your resilience, both at work and at home.

01-10-2020
Dolomite chip selection

Poly(lactic-co-glycolic acid) (PLGA) is a polymer with broad utility, often used for the manufacture of highly monodisperse beads for controlled drug release and targeted drug delivery. Using microfluidic chips – such as those from Dolomite Microfluidics – to produce the beads provides the necessary precise regulation of bead size distribution...

01-10-2020
Image: The SRGs have been deployed in both buses and trams across the network.

Sepura SRG3900 mobile terminals have been deployed in trams and buses in Region Östergötland as Östgötatrafiken (Swedish Transport Administration) overhauls its critical communications capability.

01-10-2020
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Some of the best brains in engineering, science, tech and digital are being challenged to shape the future of the Cambridgeshire Autonomous Metro (CAM) by developing conceptual designs for the vehicle, its infrastructure and how the system might operate.

30-09-2020
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Bamboo closes on a $7 million investor-led round to drive expansion in R&D and go-to-market.

30-09-2020
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Xaar, the leading inkjet printing technology group, has today outlined a new strategy to return to sustainable long-term growth. Alongside this, Xaar has launched the ImagineX bulk printhead platform which will deliver new product capabilities, and unveiled a new forward-looking brand identity.

30-09-2020
Versius in use in an operating theatre

CMR Surgical (CMR) – a global surgical robotics business – today announced the introduction of Versius, a next-generation surgical robot at Frimley Health. Frimley Health is a well-established surgical robotics centre and has become the first hospital in the UK to use Versius in Urology, as well as in Colorectal surgery, expanding the number of...

30-09-2020
HDR UK - 12 things we've learned about COVID-19_source: https://www.hdruk.ac.uk/news/12-things-weve-learnt-about-covid-19-from-health-data-research/

‘Twelve things we know about Covid-19, so far’, published by Health Data Research UK (HDRUK) demonstrates the absolute necessity for timely, secure access to health data across all aspects of the Covid-19, including the effects of the pandemic on care for other conditions such as cancer and heart disease.

30-09-2020

Business confidence in the East of England rose 17 points during September to -5%, the largest month-on-month increase of all UK regions, according to the latest Business Barometer from Lloyds Bank Commercial Banking.

30-09-2020
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Cambridge Cleantech is bringing back its popular pitching-and-investment day for cleantech start-ups in a new online format this November. Pitching opportunities end soon! 

30-09-2020
GX- Series used for coding on sweet packaging

A Cambridge company and world leader in coding and marking technology and consumables has launched its latest printer to help manufacturers deal with rapid changes in production schedules and fluctuations in consumer demand – experienced particularly during the current Coronavirus pandemic. 

30-09-2020
Food waste campaign

People across the UK wasted a third less food than normal during lockdown – and Greater Cambridge residents are being urged to keep up these efforts as part of a new campaign. Local councils and the food partnership organisation Cambridge Sustainable Food have teamed up in the fight against food waste.

30-09-2020
  Driftwood in Siberia  Credit: Clive Oppenheimer

Researchers have shown that over the past 2000 years, volcanoes have played a larger role in natural temperature variability than previously thought, and their climatic effects may have contributed to past societal and economic change

30-09-2020
Lauren Zarzar

Dolomite Microfluidics’ chips are helping researchers at Pennsylvania State University to make exciting discoveries about the structural colour mechanisms of different materials, paving the way for further research into diverse applications such as colorimetric sensors and aesthetics, for example, cosmetics, coatings or paint.

30-09-2020

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