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More and more of us are using video conferencing software than ever before.  Video conferencing has even become part of our daily vocabulary, ‘I’ll Zoom you later’ or  ‘I’ll Teams it to you’ has become part of our daily routine. Our video conferencing appointments are now routinely diarised. 

06-07-2020
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Scientists develop technology that can kill the virus in air systems.

06-07-2020
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Carolyne Downham, 44, from Ely, has so far raised £1,425 for East Anglia’s Children’s Hospices (EACH) after restarting her photography business and capturing families during lockdown.

06-07-2020
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Today, UKRI and NIHR are announcing £8.4 million funding for one of the world’s largest studies into the long-term physical and mental health impacts of coronavirus on hospitalised patients. Results from the UK-wide study will inform the development of new and better measures to treat and rehabilitate patients hospitalised with COVID-19.

06-07-2020

Visiting will again be permitted on most wards at Addenbrooke’s Hospital from today (Monday 6 July 2020), although some restrictions apply.

06-07-2020
Rashesh Mody, vice president of AVEVA's Monitoring & Control business

AVEVA introduces a smart app embedded with artificial intelligence to improve manufacturing and industrial operations in real-time.

06-07-2020

Mission Therapeutics, a drug discovery and development company focused on selectively inhibiting deubiquitylating enzymes (DUBs), today announced that it has raised $15m (£12m) in equity investment. The round was led by existing investor Pfizer Ventures, the venture capital arm of Pfizer Inc. (NYSE: PFE).

06-07-2020

As more stores re-open their doors to shoppers, Cambridge MP Daniel Zeichner showed his support for local independent shops in Cambridge city centre on Saturday morning.

06-07-2020
Helen Stewart

Birketts has announced the appointment of Helen Stewart as a Senior Associate in its award winning Commercial...

06-07-2020
Left: Roll-to-Roll coating tool at the Institute for Manufacturing (IfM). Right: a 35-metre long anode coated on this machine.

Dr Michaël De Volder, Reader in Nanomanufacturing at the University of Cambridge, has been awarded funding of two million euros from the European Research Council (ERC) to manufacture Li-Ion batteries with enhanced energy and power density for use in electric vehicles.

06-07-2020
Ellan Rankin's illustration for One and Only

Ellan Rankin from Anglia Ruskin University (ARU) has won a major national award, which comes with the opportunity to publish a book with Hodder Children’s Books, an imprint of Hachette Children’s Group.

06-07-2020
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The A10 between Ely and Cambridge is a vital corridor for business in the region, but it is also notorious for being constantly congested and unpredictable.

06-07-2020
  US National Guard working to extinguish wildfires in Alaska  Credit: Balinda O'Neal

COVID-19 is comparable to climate and extinction emergencies, say scientists from the UK and US – all share features such as lagged impacts, feedback loops, and complex dynamics.

06-07-2020
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Cambridge engineers have begun a three-year research programme to help speed up the manufacture of metallic 3D printed parts and products, by using computer-generated holography.

06-07-2020
The impact of IR35 on SMEs

Despite a one year delay to its implementation the impact of IR35 has already been widely felt, with the engineering industry already being turned on its head...

05-07-2020

Vin Bange speaks with WIRED on data collection in pubs and bars, and the NHS Test and Trace scheme.

04-07-2020

International law firm Taylor Wessing has advised Perpetual Altruism on the launch of its new digital collectible auction house, Cryptograph.

03-07-2020
South Cambridgeshire’s Zero Carbon Communities

As part of District Council plans for a green recovery as we emerge from lockdown, South Cambridgeshire’s communities are being further supported to tackle the climate crisis with £100,000 additional funding for grass roots projects.

03-07-2020
Cerevance has reconfigured its offices

Cerevance, the Cambridge Science Park based pharmaceutical company, has reconfigured its workplace to enable employees to return to work safely.

03-07-2020
Charlotte Summers

An intensive care specialist at Addenbrooke’s Hospital, Charlotte Summers has spent the past few months dealing with the biggest challenge of her career. And after long, exhausting days, the weekly Clap for Carers caught her by surprise.

03-07-2020

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