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The Optimum Group, a leading European player in the field of labels and flexible packaging solutions, has acquired the FlexoPrint Group from Danish private equity fund Capidea and all other shareholders. The international law firm Taylor Wessing, led by Munich-based partner Philip Cavaillès, advised Optimum Group on all German related...

16-07-2020

New England Biolabs® (NEB®) has announced the launch of the SARS-CoV-2 Rapid Colorimetric LAMP Assay Kit, a Research Use Only (RUO) product that can be used for the detection of novel coronavirus, SARS-CoV-2 RNA. The kit serves as a simple alternative to RT-qPCR and enables visual detection of amplification of SARS-CoV-2...

16-07-2020
Dr Berwyn Clarke

Iceni Diagnostics makes good progress on simple, point-of-care, yes/no test for viral infections.

16-07-2020
Paul Auton (centre, holding beer bottle)

Eric Wilkinson, Chief Executive Officer, Cambridge Consultants, remembers one of his predecessors, Paul Auton, who has died aged 80.

16-07-2020
 innovative Tympa System, a world-first comprehensive hearing health assessment device.

TympaHealth and its partner Team Consulting have been nominated for the UX Design Awards 2020, for the innovative ...

16-07-2020
drone in the air

Cambridge Consultants is working with Flylogix to send satellite-controlled drones offshore, beyond visual line of sight, to gather data from offshore platforms. Using Iridium's satellite network will enable Flylogix to scale, operating from a central hub.  

16-07-2020
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Minister of State for Universities Michelle Donelan has announced Anglia Ruskin University (ARU) as the official higher education partner for a new employment-focused university in Peterborough, an initiative by the Cambridgeshire and Peterborough Combined Authority (CPCA) in collaboration with Peterborough City Council (PCC).

16-07-2020
David Sweeney

Research England has awarded two grants, totalling £1.5 million, to support two programmes working to dramatically increase the economic value and social impacts derived from university research, both internationally and in the UK. The funds will be administered by the University of Cambridge...

16-07-2020
  Taking a swab to test for SARS-CoV-2 (COVID-19)  Credit: Spc. Miguel Pena

Cambridge researchers have shown how rapid genome sequencing of virus samples and enhanced testing of hospital staff can help to identify clusters of healthcare-associated COVID-19 infections.

16-07-2020
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The Cambridgeshire Chambers of Commerce is delighted to announce the launch of an exciting new community-wide business initiative to help foster individual and collective growth, and forge cohesive working partnerships and engagement within our local areas.

16-07-2020

Pregnant women living in Cambridge University Hospital’s catchment area and registered with the Rosie are set to benefit from a new and improved care model which aims to make maternity services more personal

16-07-2020
Sabrina Bennie

Two young scientists from Cambridge University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust have won coveted prizes in specialist essay writing competitions.

16-07-2020
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Team Consulting supported a start-up company, TympaHealth, in the design, development and commercialisation of the world's first all-in-one hearing health assessment system. The TympaHealth device is a portable smartphone-enabled otoscope with accompanying smartphone app. It allows trained staff to carry out a full ear examination and hearing...

15-07-2020

Global Inkjet Systems (GIS) and SAKATA INX Group (SAKATA INX CORP., INX International Ink Co., INX Digital EMEA) announce their plans to collaborate on industrial inkjet projects worldwide.

15-07-2020
Image of IQGeo geospatical software interface

Today IQGeo announced a new commercial partnership with Mapcom Systems. Under the terms of this new partnership Mapcom will OEM the IQGeo field mobility software to be included as part of their M4® Solutions software suite for the telecom industry.

15-07-2020
older woman on rowing machine with younger trainer

Eastern Academic Health Science Network (AHSN) has published its latest impact review for the period April 2019 to 31 March 2020, highlighting how it turned great ideas into positive health impact last year, told largely in the words of the people its team worked with.

15-07-2020
MBA students at Cambridge Judge Business School

Could your business benefit from a market analysis around a new product, treatment or service?  Has your business been disrupted by COVID-19, meaning you are looking to pivot into a different market segment or geography entirely?  If so, you could benefit from the insight and support of a team of MBA students from Cambridge Judge Business...

15-07-2020
elderly person's hands being held, in one of which is a ball

Apathy offers an important early warning sign of dementia in individuals with cerebrovascular disease, but depression does not, research led by the University suggests.

15-07-2020
brain activity -  illustration - University of Cambridge

New research, based on earlier results in mice, suggests that our brains are never at rest, even when we are not learning anything about the world around us.

15-07-2020
Connections video slide

Connections, in partnership with AstraZeneca, is a unique project where science meets art and creative writing.

15-07-2020

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