$1m to fund new Ebola test


Point-of-care device set to overcome many of today’s Ebola diagnosis challenges Product design and development firm Cambridge Consultants is working with non-profit enterprise Diagnostics For All to develop a low-cost point-of-care device for testing patients for the Ebola virus. The project is being funded with a $1m challenge grant from Massachusetts Life Sciences Center, which …




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Innovation in wearable tech


A novel smart textile that turns garments into active motion sensors Breakthrough optical technology from product design and development firm Cambridge Consultants has led to the creation of a new generation of wearable technology. XelfleX is a novel type of ‘smart’ textile that turns garments into active motion sensors. It can be used to make …




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Bidwells launches new on-line tenant support service


Trinity College and managing agent, Bidwells is today launching an on-line tenant support service which is designed to assist the Cambridge Science Park’s tenants with matters relating to their property occupation. In conjunction with TAP (Tenant Assistance Program) they have assembled a portal which hosts a range of relevant Science Park-related data as well as providing …




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Science Park tenants encouraged to apply for MacRobert Award


Applications for the 2015 MacRobert Award are now open! The Royal Academy of Engineering MacRobert Award has become synonymous with spotting the ‘next big thing’ in technology, having been established 45 years ago to identify outstanding innovation with proven commercial promise and tangible societal benefit. The very first award in 1969 recognised the extraordinary Rolls-Royce …




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Thomson Reuters and Linguamatics Release New Solution to Advance Pharma Clinical Trial R&D


Cortellis Informatics Clinical Text Analytics for I2E combines industry’s most powerful text analytics with the most comprehensive source of life sciences reference information   Philadelphia, PA, December 4, 2014 – The Intellectual Property & Science business of Thomson Reuters, the world leader in intelligent information for businesses and professionals, today announced a collaboration with Linguamatics …




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New facilities support growth


Cambridge Consultants unveils its new £6m wireless facilities as growth continues Product design and development firm Cambridge Consultants has unveiled a £6m investment in new facilities to keep pace with its rapid growth. The firm has recruited 90 people in the UK alone this year, taking its global workforce to 450. The new facilities – …




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