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British start-up technology company, SAVU, reached the final stage of the prestigious 4YFN Los Angeles Awards – the start-up competition of 4 Years From Now which is focused on accelerating business development and investment in new technologies.

29-07-2020
 Cambridge Independent Science and Technology Awards banner

Kao Data is proud to be sponsoring the 'Start-up of the Year' Award at the 2020 Cambridge Independent Science and Technology Awards.

29-07-2020
Nurse Jenna Ridout and a sample star jump

East Anglia’s Children’s Hospices (EACH) has released a video to show what a day in the life of one of its Clinical Nurse Specialists can be like, as the organisation launches a fundraising campaign to provide two ‘star’ nurses.

29-07-2020
The UKCDR and GloPID-R COVID-19 Research Project Tracker provides an open dataset and user friendly analysis of thousands of pandemic-related research projects funded since the start of 2020, covering work in 100 countries.

MRC Director of Strategic Evaluation and Impact, Dr Ian Viney MBE, highlights how the tracking of research projects has accelerated and become more globally-connected in the pandemic, to better support the rapid pace of worldwide discovery and clinical research.

29-07-2020

International law firm Taylor Wessing has advised Thought Machine on a $42 million follow-on funding for its Series B round. The follow-on is being led by Eurazeo Growth with participation from British Patient Capital and SEB.

28-07-2020
Sian Steele

 Cambridge-based property developer and investor Howard Group is delighted to announce the appointment of Sian Steele as Non-Executive Director.

28-07-2020
 Jo Keeler, Managing Partner at Belbin, during the jobs fair

Helping jobseekers to find their strengths and learn how to navigate a competitive job market was the focus last week when Cambridge Network hosted its latest Virtual Jobs & Careers Fair.

28-07-2020

Potential new medicine DS-1062 could redefine treatment standards in lung, breast and multiple other cancers.

28-07-2020
Managing Director, Steve Griffiths

Steve Griffiths, currently Chief Operating Officer at London Stansted, has been appointed Managing Director of the airport.

28-07-2020
Joker - one of the films available for Drive in

Trumpington Park and Ride in Cambridge is set to host one of the hottest events of the summer, a drive-in cinema mini film festival featuring 16 films across eight days, including the August bank holiday.

28-07-2020
  The British Academy  Credit: The British Academy

Eight academics from the University of Cambridge have been made Fellows of the prestigious British Academy for the humanities and social sciences.

28-07-2020
  Young boy peers out of his bedroom window during the coronavirus lockdown in the UK in April.  Credit: Benjamin Cooper

New study is among the first to distinguish effects of the pandemic from effects of lockdown when it comes to wellbeing in Britain.

28-07-2020
  Man wearing face covering to protect against COVID-19  Credit: Claudio Schwarz

Existing limited evidence suggests that wearing face coverings to protect against COVID-19 does not lead to a false sense of security and is unlikely to increase the risk of infection through wearers foregoing other behaviours such as good hand hygiene, say researchers from the University of Cambridge and King’s College London.

28-07-2020

The Cambridge Climate Life and Earth NERC Doctoral Training Partnership (C-CLEAR DTP) invites its partners in industry, government and the third sector to co-design projects with academic members of staff for October 2021 entry.

28-07-2020
Louise Long, Partner and Head of the Private Client Advisory Team at Birketts (credit Carl Middleditch of Bushfire Photography).

Birketts is delighted to announce that for the fourth year running it has retained its ‘Band 1’ status in the ‘Private Wealth Law’ category in Cambridge, Ipswich and Essex and ‘Band 2’ in Norwich in Chambers High Net Worth 2020 Guide.

28-07-2020
Cambridge Index 270720

The Cambridge Index slipped 227.69 points or 1.0% to close at 22576.2, as five of the top ten Index heavy weights posted weekly losses to their share prices.

28-07-2020
roem tip time logo

In her regular series for Cambridge Network members - now in its 15th year - software training expert Karen Roem offers handy tips to help you 'Tame your computer'. This week she explains how to view and paste your copied items from one place (Windows 10).

27-07-2020
Tetrakis (triphenylphosphine)palladium(0), or Pd(PPh3)4

One of our most famous examples in chemistry and possibly our most memorable from Strem Chemicals is the prototype of palladium cross-coupling catalysts, always in stock in the UK. A vivid yellow!

27-07-2020

Recovery may be taking hold, but the COVID-19 contraction has been sharp and it could take years for UK economic activity to return to its 2019 level.

27-07-2020

Cambridge City Council is introducing a special three month parking deal to support the early stages of recovery of city centre shops, the market and newly reopening food and drink businesses.

27-07-2020

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