GALVmed and Arecor Collaborate to Pursue New Vaccine Formulations for Developing World Livestock


New vaccine formulations to combat two major diseases of livestock in the developing world are to be pursued through a partnership between livestock medicines charity, GALVmed and the biotechnology company, Arecor Limited. Cambridge-based Arecor, which specialises in the discovery and development of advanced liquid formulations of biologics, is set to collaborate with the not-for-profit Global …




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Endomagnetics Completes Acquisition of the ACT Portfolio


24 June 2014 – CAMBRIDGE, UK – Endomagnetics, the company developing a portfolio of products to improve the standard of cancer care, announced today the acquisition of the ACT portfolio and related assets from Actium Biosystems, LLC.  This move extends Endomagnetics’ oncology platform from diagnostics into therapeutics while maintaining synergies with its magnetic nanoparticle technology.   …




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Enval joins Defra-funded study to boost recycling of flexible packaging


Enval Limited, in partnership with LRS Consultancy (“LRS”), SITA UK, Nestlé UK & Ireland, Coca-Cola Enterprises and Tesco UK, has received funding from the Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (Defra) to scope out viable approaches for collecting flexible packaging materials containing aluminium, such as toothpaste tubes and pet food sachets, to improve recycling …




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Text Analytics Company Linguamatics Boosts Enterprise Search With Semantic Enrichment


New product release allows tens of thousands of enterprise search users to benefit from the power of Linguamatics’ market-leading technology. (Cambridge, UK and Boston, MA – 19 June 2014). Today, Linguamatics launches I2E Semantic Enrichment to provide increased return on investment in enterprise search systems and radically improve speed to insight. I2E Semantic Enrichment is …




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CPI Collaborate With Arecor To Enhance The Compatibility Of Biologic Medicines With Containers


The Centre for Process Innovation (CPI) is working with Arecor to enhance the compatibility of biologic medicines with containers, and thereby improve stability and shelf life throughout transportation and storage. This is the first industry partnership that CPI Biologics has undertaken in association with its £38m National Biologics Manufacturing Centre (NBMC) and will be performed …




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New cancer diagnostic device


Commercial launch of a new system to improve cancer diagnosis and treatment This week sees the commercial launch of a new cancer diagnostic device developed by Clearbridge BioMedics in partnership with product development firm Cambridge Consultants. The ClearCell® FX System is able to isolate and capture circulating tumour cells (CTCs) from a blood sample – …




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