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 Erik Langaker

PragmatIC, a world leader in flexible electronics, has appointed Erik Langaker as independent Chair to complement its existing strong Board of Directors. This appointment comes alongside additional funding of over £13 million to support ongoing production ramp-up, accelerate manufacturing optimisation and drive continued product innovation.

08-09-2020

PhoreMost Limited, the UK-based biopharmaceutical company dedicated to drugging ‘undruggable’ disease targets, and XtalPi Inc., a leading algorithm-driven artificial intelligence (AI)-based pharmaceutical technology company, today announced they have entered into a drug discovery collaboration agreement. Financial details are not disclosed.

08-09-2020

Cycle Pharmaceuticals, a privately-owned, global, patient-dedicated biotechnology company focused on developing and delivering medicines for rare diseases, announced that it has executed a definitive agreement for a $25 million credit facility with Deutsche Bank AG.

08-09-2020
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Cambridge Network today presents CN eLearning – a new suite of digital resources which offers a catalogue of bite-sized courses covering a diverse spectrum of essential skills.

08-09-2020
ThoughtRiver CEO Tim Pullan

ThoughtRiver, the market leader in automated contract review and pre-screening, has today announced $10M (£7.5M) in Series A funding. The round is led by Octopus Ventures, a leading European venture capital firm which invests in technology innovation leaders.

08-09-2020
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Cambridgeshire mental health charity Illuminate has today launched a range of services to support the growing number of employers concerned about the impact Covid-19 has had on their employee’s mental health.

08-09-2020
Amazon Scout

Amazon today announced a new investment to expand research and development of autonomous delivery technology in the UK with the creation of a new team at its Cambridge development centre.

08-09-2020

Metrion Biosciences Limited, the specialist ion channel CRO and drug discovery company, today announced it has significantly enhanced its global business development capabilities, with additional resources now committed to support key regions in the USA, Europe and Japan.

08-09-2020
People in office surroundings

Before the coronavirus pandemic hit, millions of us spent our working days in an office – it was our norm, with team meetings, in-jokes and water-cooler moments creating our culture. Then, with the advent of lockdown forcing many to work from home, this all changed.

08-09-2020

Private sector investment can be a major driver of the UK’s ‘infrastructure revolution’, says the CBI, at a time when public purses have been stretched by unprecedented Covid-19 support measures. 

08-09-2020
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As well as being a video conferencing tool, Zoom can be used to record and deliver presentations.  Computer Tutorng's newly published training video 'Is using Zoom to record your presentation a good idea?' will show you how using...

08-09-2020
Alconbury Weald

Ambu Ltd, the manufacturer of single-patient-use, disposable medical devices, has taken one floor (7,745 sq ft) of office space at Alconbury Weald, the new mixed-use destination strategically located between Cambridge, Peterborough, Bedford and Northampton.

08-09-2020
ARU's Cambridge campus

Anglia Ruskin University (ARU) has been named as the UK’s leading university for Sports Science and Education courses in the 2021 Guardian league table.

08-09-2020
Cambridge Index 07092020

The Cambridge Index slipped 390.7 points or 1.6% to close at 23954.4. Four of the top ten Index heavyweights posted weekly losses to their share prices.

08-09-2020
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The environmental charity PECT has become a key partner in the Eastern New Energy (ENE) programme, which launches this month. The project is part-funded by the European Regional Development Fund (ERDF) and led by the University of East London, with a wider partnership comprising 23 organisations.

08-09-2020
Cambridge Central Mosque

From medieval chapels, 21st Century eco-mosques and the golden age of Cambridge sport, to live experiments and a surprise yarn-bomb installation, this weekend sees the much-anticipated online version of Open Cambridge kick off with a series of live stream, interactive events to get the grey matter fizzing.

08-09-2020
Psychiatrist Dr Emanuele Osimo (left) with cardiologist Dr Antonio De Marvao in front of the 3T Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) scanner used for the study in the Robert Steiner MR Unit (Medical Research Council London Institute for Medical Sciences and Imperial College London).

Research with Cambridgeshire and Peterborough NHS Foundation Trust (CPFT) has uncovered changes to heart structure and function in people with schizophrenia, that could increase the risk of heart disease and mortality.

08-09-2020
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A new book by Dr Thomas Roulet of Cambridge Judge Business School outlines how generating negative feedback can be beneficial.

08-09-2020
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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 describes how to automatically move messages where your name is in Cc out of your inbox (Microsoft Outlook...

07-09-2020

‘Lifeline’ schemes that have delivered more than 2,200 meals to vulnerable residents in lockdown are being extended for two months in South Cambridgeshire, thanks to fresh funding.

07-09-2020

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