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Jonathan Sachs.

Leading law firm, BDB Pitmans, has bolstered its commercial litigation practice with the hire of partner Jonathan Sachs. He joins from Irwin Mitchell, where he led their national professional negligence practice. Prior to that, he headed the litigation teams at Sprecher Grier Halberstam and Pettman Smith. The appointment is effective...

02-06-2021
Michael Arciero, Vice-President of Intellectual Property and Commercial Development, ERS Genomics

Dublin, Ireland, 01 June 2021: ERS Genomics Limited, which was formed to provide broad access to the foundational CRISPR/Cas9 intellectual property co-owned by Dr Emmanuelle Charpentier, today announced that the Japanese Patent Office (JPO) has rejected arguments filed in opposition to the second Japanese patent (JP6692856)...

01-06-2021
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Don’t forget that viruses aren’t just a human thing. They’re a computer thing too.

01-06-2021

With the PCE-OVM 3D, PCE Instruments has a new 3D microscope in its product range that differs from other models, among other things, in allowing a particularly large work surface to be used.

01-06-2021
Covid test to go app on a mobile phone screen

Test To Go, the world’s first mobile phone App that enables people to conduct rapid COVID-19 tests, record the results instantly and create a digital certificate showing their coronavirus status has been launched today.

01-06-2021
Clinical data from Versius procedures was stored onto a small [75x75mm] proof of concept glass platter,

CMR Surgical (CMR), the global company that has developed the next-generation surgical robot, Versius®, today announced an engagement with Microsoft in a first for health data. Clinical data from Versius procedures was stored onto a small [75x75mm] proof of concept glass platter, which can be safely preserved for more than ten thousand years,...

01-06-2021
Image: illustrates output by the software Colours shown are: • Red: index lesion • Blue: prostate organ • Grey: seminal vesicles

Lucida Medical Ltd, the Cambridge based start-up, has completed CE marking for its new machine learning-based prostate cancer detection software, Prostate Intelligence (Pi). Lucida is one of the first companies in the world to commercialise artificial intelligence software to identify cancer in prostate MRI scans. This crucial milestone enables...

01-06-2021
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PheroSyn, the company spun-out from Rothamsted Research to develop and produce novel pest pheromones, has been awarded an Innovate UK grant to develop the supply chain for a new set of insect pheromones.

01-06-2021
Colin Jones and Inger Anson

Award winning top regional law firm Harrison Clark Rickerbys (HCR) has completed its merger with well-established firm Hewitsons. The two firms will work together from today (June 1).

01-06-2021

After considering several alternative prototyping bureaus at various price-points and quality levels, The Technology Partnership (TTP)  engaged Prototype Projects who, using their high-quality, industry-standard SLA machines, produced exceptional prototypes.

01-06-2021
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Prepress company Hamillroad Software announced today a new independent study that confirms the inherent ink savings achieved when printing using Bellissima DMS screening for flexographic printing.

01-06-2021
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Scientists from the Wellcome Sanger Institute and the University of Cambridge found that in children with neuroblastoma – a cancer of immature nerve cells – treatment with platinum chemotherapy caused changes to the genome that could then cause leukaemia in some children later on.

01-06-2021
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Switching off a heart muscle protein could provide a new way for drugs to combat heart failure in people who’ve had a heart attack, according to research led by the University of Cambridge.

01-06-2021

Cambridgeshire County Council has been awarded more than £3.2 million of Heat Networks Investment Project (HNIP) funding for a community heat network in the village of Swaffham Prior.

01-06-2021
electronic manufacturing

Are you interested in going into volume production but lack specialist facilities? A contract electronics manufacturer (CEM) is the solution to your problem. But how do you go about choosing the right one, and what do you need to do to work successfully with them?

31-05-2021

A thermal imaging camera or thermal imager can be used to locate mould-infested and mould-prone areas. Moulds are widespread and their spores are therefore present almost everywhere in the air.

31-05-2021
Kingsway Cycles

With the help of Indie Cambridge - the community of ‘real’ Cambridge - Cambridge Network continues its exploration of the best independent businesses, people, shops, cafés, restaurants, venues and events in Cambridge and the surrounding area. This week: Kingsway Cycles.

31-05-2021
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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 explains how to refine your search by sender, date, attachment, subject and more - from one box (Microsoft...

31-05-2021
Bridge the Gap walkers

Through August and September you are invited to explore the beauty and uniqueness of Cambridge, by taking part in a novel alternative to the city’s traditional Bridge the Gap Walk.

31-05-2021
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Innovate UK has published a list of its current funding opportunities for businesses and researchers.  Please check individual competition dates as they may have been extended.

31-05-2021

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