Significant partnerships have been agreed with pharmaceutical and vaccine companies that are developing new vaccines to protect against coronavirus.
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The Association of Medical Research Charities (AMRC) is asking for the government to support the Life Sciences-Charity Partnership Fund.
Those in the UK working in research-active universities that have been affected by the pandemic can now take advantage of two major new support packages.
Epidarex Capital, the US-based international finance firm, has launched a £102m fund in Edinburgh for investment into the emerging life sciences sector. According to The Scotsman, the UK Government has committed £50m through the British Business Bank, with the rest coming from the Universities of Edinburgh, Manchester, Glasgow and Aberdeen, Strathclyde Pension Fund and several global investors. It says it …
Scientists in the UK have announced a breakthrough in treating the coronavirus after a cheap steroid has been found to reduce deaths.
Research shows that, in 2019, it’s estimated the Oxford-Cambridge life sciences arc contributed £111 billion to the country’s GDP.
The next generation of young professionals, including those who are registered with science graduate recruitment agencies, will be the ones to help the UK economy recover.
A critical European clinical trial has been announced that could lead to the development of less invasive and more effective treatments for neuroblastoma.
Rishi Sunak, chancellor of the Exchequer, has announced a £1.25 billion coronavirus package to help UK firms driving innovation, including a £500 million investment fund for high-growth businesses affected by the pandemic. In addition, there will be £750 million of targeted support for small to medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) that are focusing on research and development. The aim of this targeted …
The Department of Health has announced that the UK has now rolled out the biggest trial of possible coronavirus treatments in the world.
There are now two patients who have been cured of HIV, which has led researchers to start hunting for a more widely available cure using gene therapy.
Citylabs, the Manchester-based health innovation campus, is set to be expanded after its planning application was approved.
As coronavirus continues to spread around the world, the urgency to develop a vaccine against the flu-like infection keeps growing.
There is likely to be an increase in the life science vacancies in the UK if the latest report on the state of the sector is anything to go by.
A leading UK dementia charity has hopes to develop a smartwatch off, that is capable of spotting the early signs of dementia.