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Adenovirus vector Credit:  AstraZeneca

A safe and effective vaccine against COVID-19, based on decades of in-depth research, supported by UK Research and Innovation (UKRI) and developed by the University of Oxford and AstraZeneca will save lives across the world.

23-11-2020

Featurespace™, the leading provider of Enterprise Financial Crime prevention software, has been recognized as the fastest growing technology company in the Cambridgeshire and East Region in the 2020...

23-11-2020

Marshall Centre has four spaces availble for its online Level 3 City and Guilds Education and Training course.

23-11-2020
Rowan seeks artists to support 'The Great Outdoors' exhibition

Calling all artists! Time to get creative and support a Cambridge-based arts centre.

23-11-2020
CAM non exec candidates

The appointment of the first five Non-Executive Directors of the dedicated delivery company for the Cambridgeshire Autonomous Metro (CAM) will be recommended to the Cambridgeshire & Peterborough Combined Authority Board this week.

23-11-2020
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Over 40% of all cyber-attacks are directed at SMBs, with cyber criminals seeing them as easy targets, but unfortunately many do not survive the aftermath. One study reports 60% of SMBs that are hacked go out of business within six months.

23-11-2020

Avacta Group plc (AIM: AVCT), the developer of innovative cancer therapies and diagnostics based on its proprietary Affimer® and pre|CISION™ platforms, is pleased to announce significant progress in the development of a highly scalable manufacturing process for a lateral flow SARS-CoV-2 antigen test being carried out with BBI Solutions, and...

23-11-2020

The BioBeat20 Summit, hosted in partnership with the Francis Crick Institute, brought together the life sciences community to explore the opportunities for adopting and investing in data-driven health. A global audience with more than 200 attendees from across the UK, USA, Brazil and Europe joined the virtual meeting on 17 November.

23-11-2020
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The deadline for Innovation Forum's IMAGINE IF! - a leading global competition and pre-acceleration programme for science-based ventures* - has been extended to the 15th of December.

23-11-2020
Genome Targeting Catalogue graphic

Even before Emmanuelle Charpentier and Jennifer Doudna won the 2020 Nobel Prize in Chemistry for the development of CRISPR-Cas9, genome editing had become a household name. With the technology increasingly being used in life science research, the need to collate and organise these datasets is becoming increasingly clear.

23-11-2020
Dr Hisham Ziauddeen

Cambridge psychiatrist Dr Hisham Ziauddeen has been honoured by The Royal College of Psychiatrists for his communication skills at their prestigious national awards, held online for this first time this year.

23-11-2020

Spurred on by recent concerns about foreign investment in certain sensitive UK Tech and other strategic sectors, on 11th November the Government published the National Security and Investment Bill (the Bill), which very significantly expands the Government’s powers in relation to transactions which may have an impact on national security....

23-11-2020
Footprints Café is a social venture in Cambodia founded by former Cambridge Judge Business School student Georgina Hemmingway

Footprints Café, a social venture supported by Cambridge Judge Business School, is included in the Lonely Planet Best in Travel List 2021 for its focus on community.

23-11-2020
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While the Internet of Things (IoT) revolution may still be in its early days, there is already one undeniable similarity to the smartphone revolution - the Arm ecosystem is the driving force behind both.

23-11-2020
Earthquake risk in Kathmandu: research from the Collective Programme will support socially inclusive and physically resilient reconstruction.

UKRI has announced 141 new international development research projects.

23-11-2020

Closed Loop Medicine (CLM), a clinical stage therapeutics company developing drug + digital combination products, announces that the first patient has been recruited into its pivotal clinical trial investigating CLM’s integrated precision care solution for patients with hypertension.

23-11-2020

Cambridge's leading music venue and the largest concert hall in the East of England, the Cambridge Corn Exchange, will be running a programme of socially-distanced concerts from January 2021, it has been announced.

23-11-2020
Ditton Lane Cross City Cycling project is complete

The final piece of a new first-class cycling route that will make it safer and easier for people to travel into Cambridge has been completed.

23-11-2020
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The Biotechnology and Biological Sciences Research Council (BBSRC) has published its review of data-intensive bioscience.

23-11-2020

Government funding being made available will enable tech start-ups like R4DAR Technologies to bring their innovative products to market much faster.

23-11-2020

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