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Horizon Discovery Group plc, a global leader in the application of gene editing and gene modulation for cell line engineering, today announced the full commercial licensing to Glenmark Pharmaceuticals, a global innovative pharmaceutical company, of its gene-edited Glutamine Synthetase (GS) knockout Chinese Hamster Ovary (CHO) K1 cell line.

30-09-2019
The grounds of Ely Cathedral once again provide a stunning backdrop for the start and finish line of Ely Festive 5K, which takes place this year on Sunday 24 November 2019.

Despite having only just launched registrations for Ely Festive 5K at the start of September, Arthur Rank Hospice Charity is announcing that nearly half of the available places have already been allocated.

30-09-2019

A wide range of competitions run by Innovate UK , part of UK Research and Innovation (UKRI) , are now open for registrations/ funding applications.

30-09-2019
Microscopic section of human kidney cortex Credit: Menna Clatworthy, University of Cambridge

The first cell atlas of the human kidney’s immune system has been created after scientists mapped nearly 70,000 individual kidney cells from early life and adults. Researchers at the Wellcome Sanger Institute, University of Cambridge, Newcastle University and...

30-09-2019

A landmark funding competition has been launched to boost innovations that will enable people to live better for longer.

30-09-2019
left to right: Bettina Cuffaro, Judge Business School; Stephen Allison, Babraham Research Campus; Judith Sloane, Meet Cambridge; Clare Timms, King’s College; Kelly Vickers, Meet Cambridge; Janna Tweed, Cambridge Institute for Sustainability Leadership; and Inessa Zhuchkova, Judge Business School.

The conference and events bureau for Cambridge has just launched a new online portal for event organisers, streamlining the process of finding suitable and available venues for their conferences, meetings and dinners.

30-09-2019
HotelRes, Cambridge & TR Global announce official partnership

HotelRes Cambridge and TR Global Events announce official partnership to provide a complete global event delivery service for corporate clients

30-09-2019
 Vincent Gnanapragasam

A high-tech web application developed in Cambridge to help doctors and patients make informed choices about prostate cancer treatment has been given the thumbs up by a top health watchdog.

30-09-2019
Gift of failure banner

The road to success is rough, dimly lit and has more bends than a plate of spaghetti! Therefore, it is wise to expect failures along your journey.

30-09-2019

Cambridge-based public relations and marketing agency, Conscious Communications, scooped two awards at the Chartered Institute of Public Relations (CIPR) PRide Awards 2019 on Thursday 19 September; achieving Gold in the Low Budget Campaign of the Year category and Silver for the Regional Campaign of the...

30-09-2019
Addenbrooke's and the Rosie Hospitals

The rebuilding of Addenbrooke’s Hospital as a state-of-the-art environment, underpinned by the world-leading research of Cambridge, has been endorsed by the Government as part of funding announcements made by the Prime Minister Boris Johnson and the Secretary of State for Health, Matt Hancock.

29-09-2019

Do you get nervous before a big event? What's the best way to deal with a sudden storm of the shakes? Here's an idea...

29-09-2019
Smithson Hill awards banner

It’s that time of year again, when the Cambridge Independent announces the finalists for the Science & Technology Awards.  As proud sponsors of the AgriTech...

27-09-2019
Cambridge TV studio

Cambridge TV Training is running a four week Wednesday night course starting on 9 October to teach behind the camera skills. You'll learn to make YouTube and social media videos, documentaries or just improve your family videos.

27-09-2019
Cambridge based Yellow Phone announces new smart phone using machine learning that requires no network infrastructure or external charging.

Cambridge based Yellow Phone announces new smart phone using machine learning that requires no network infrastructure or external charging.

27-09-2019
Professor John Martin, Chairman of SGSC

St George Street Capital (SGSC), a UK registered charity, has signed a licence agreement with AstraZeneca to develop two compounds in the clinic: one for idiopathic male infertility, and the other for renal transplant rejection. The agreement enables additional compounds to be added in the future.

27-09-2019
Yoko Ono

Legendary artist Yoko Ono will be taking over Anglia Ruskin University (ARU) next month, with an exhibition, performance, symposium and film screening staged on the Cambridge campus.

27-09-2019
cycle event in Cambridge

Thousands of people have been taking to two wheels as part of Cycle September – and covered more than 220,000 miles.

27-09-2019

Cambridge registered the highest fall (-30%) in cash buyers of all UK Cities between April 2016 and April 2019, according to the latest Zoopla UK Cities House Price Index. What’s more, cash buyers have fallen in 90% of UK Cities since 2016.

27-09-2019

A £98 per year increase in basic member allowance has been agreed by Councillors at South Cambridgeshire District Council, following an independent panel making recommendations after comparing the rate to other similar councils.

27-09-2019

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