Engineering the future


Tim Fell and Richard Hammond

New partnership set to transform the engineering of biology   Product design and development firm Cambridge Consultants is joining forces with innovative software company Synthace in an ambitious bid to unlock the full potential of biology to address many of the global challenges facing the world. The partnership is aimed at boosting adoption of a …




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Aviva Invests in Owlstone Medical Breath Biopsy platform


Investment will drive adoption of new diagnostic modality within healthcare system Cambridge, UK, 27 March 2017: Owlstone Medical Ltd, a diagnostics company developing a breathalyzer for disease, today announced an investment from Aviva Ventures, the venture capital arm of Aviva plc, a global leader in insurance. The investment takes Owlstone Medical’s total funding to $23.5 …




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Owlstone Medical Opens New High Volume Breath Biopsy Lab with Tony Blair Visit


New facilities will enable high quality and high throughput Biomarker Services, for identification of novel breath biomarkers in disease diagnostics and precision medicine applications Cambridge, UK, 17 March 2017: Owlstone Medical Ltd, a diagnostics company developing a breathalyzer for disease, today welcomed Tony Blair to its headquarters in Cambridge, UK where he officially opened the …




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Cambridge Heartware in the news


Cambridge Heartware is one of the newest companies to move into the Innovation Centre on the Science Park. They are a medical device and algorithm company using artificial intelligence and computer science for the prevention of heart disease and stroke. They are interested in the effect of inherited cardiac disorders as a common cause for electrical disturbances in …




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Smart medical packaging


Interactive packaging concept to improve compliance and the patient experience Instruction leaflets are confusing at the best of times. But they could be a matter of life and death if you’ve just been diagnosed with a chronic disease and suddenly need to learn fast how to inject yourself with vital medication. A new smart packaging …




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UPDATED – Cambridge New Therapeutics Forum (CamNTF)


Open to all scientists researching new therapeutics in Cambridge and the local area. The purpose of the CamNTF is to promote interactions between scientists from academia & industry in order to improve opportunities for biotechnology research and development. Next Event: Meeting attendance is free but all attendees must register in advance. Spaces are limited, so …




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Lucideon to Host Medical Materials and Design Networking Lunch in Cambridge – 26 January 2017 


Lucideon, the international materials development and commercialization company, is pleased to announce it will be hosting an ‘Industry Networking Lunch – Medical Materials & Design’ in Cambridge, UK, on 26 January 2017. The networking lunch will bring together manufacturers, academia, and design and regulatory organisations from across the medical industry. Presentations will be delivered by …




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