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East Anglia’s Children’s Hospice (EACH)  at Milton near Cambridge

At a time of such little good news, East Anglia’s Children’s Hospices (EACH) is thrilled to announce that all its hospices have been rated ‘outstanding’ following Care Quality Commission (CQC) inspections in January.

07-04-2020
Joanne Hackett

BIOS, a full-stack neural interface platform startup, has announced that Professor Joanne Hackett has been appointed as chair of the board.

07-04-2020

Businesses in South Cambridgeshire that are eligible for grant funding under two Government Coronavirus assistance schemes are being contacted by the District Council and invited to apply.

07-04-2020
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'What next for artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning?' That is the question to be tackled by Professor Neil Lawrence of the University of Cambridge on Tuesday 21st April, as Cambridge Network responds further to the coronavirus crisis by taking its business lecture series online.

07-04-2020

The award-winning Law Clinic at Anglia Ruskin University (ARU) is continuing to offer free legal advice online throughout the COVID-19 pandemic.

07-04-2020
  Transmission electron microscopic image of an isolate from the first US case of COVID-19  Credit: CDC/ Hannah A Bullock; Azaibi Tamin

A new app, which will be used to collect data to develop machine learning algorithms that could automatically detect whether a person is suffering from COVID-19 based on the sound of their voice, their breathing and coughing, has been launched by researchers at the University of Cambridge.

07-04-2020
An empty corridor at Cambridge University Library after its closure to readers, March 2020. Picture by Blazej Mikula.

Cambridge University Library appeals for help in building a collaborative history of the coronavirus outbreak.

07-04-2020
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Researchers have designed a machine learning method that can predict battery health with 10x higher accuracy than current industry standard, which could aid in the development of safer and more reliable batteries for electric vehicles and consumer electronics.

07-04-2020
Scott McCubbin, EY’s UK IPO Leader

The combination of a reduction in oil prices and the COVID-19 crisis has created the most turbulent market conditions since the financial crisis in 2008, severely impacting IPO activity, according to EY’s latest IPO tracker (EY IPO Eye).

07-04-2020
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With the advances in technology, many aspects of our daily lives have moved online. This is where we can efficiently and effectively share ideas and communicate. There are however a number of areas, particularly in the legal sphere, that have not caught up.

07-04-2020
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Free Agri-TechE webinar ‘De-risking agriculture through weather-tech’ takes place on Wednesday 29th April 2020.

07-04-2020

A minority of the working population may understand the challenges of home-working, though that will be in normal circumstances. However, the current Coronavirus Covid-19 situation creates additional challenges and stresses.

07-04-2020
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Working from home means writing to sell like never before. Rory Stobo, Chief Copywriter at Sookio, breaks down some big wins to make you stand out.

07-04-2020
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New blog by Team Consulting's Sandrine Cuney: What happened when we took engineering to a class of eight-year-olds?

07-04-2020
06042020_The Cambridge & FTSE AIM 100 Index Movement

The Cambridge Index declined 935.6 points or 4.7% to close at 18999.3, as four of the top five Index heavyweights posted weekly losses to their share prices.

07-04-2020
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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 open your Calendar by default (Microsoft Outlook).

06-04-2020
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Healx, the AI-powered, patient-inspired biotech specialising in rare diseases, today announces it is using its AI platform to develop drug combinations from approved drugs to contribute towards global efforts to find treatments for COVID-19. This focus on combination therapies, where two or more drugs simultaneously target different aspects of...

06-04-2020
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Encouraging progress is being made towards vaccine development against Covid-19. It is essential that we continue to incentivise and fund research into and development of these technologies.

06-04-2020
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HMRC has published guidance on the Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme (the Scheme), in particular in respect of an employer’s claim for wages of employees on furlough leave due to COVID-19.

06-04-2020

Paul Chapman, a Chartered (UK) and European Patent Attorney at Marks & Clerk, looks at the role played by vaccines in public health in an article published today.

06-04-2020

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