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NASA uses antibodies developed at the University of Birmingham to assess the impact of space flight on the immune system

Antibodies developed at the University of Birmingham have been used by NASA to assess how long duration space flight affects the immune system.

New face at the helm of York Science Park

York Science Park has appointed a new general manager, Claire Bennett. Claire joins the business from York Conferences, where she has spent the last 14 years as conference and events manager.  

Meet the groundbreaking start-up finding growth at Sci-Tech Daresbury

Setting up business anywhere requires dedication, grit and industry know-how, and choosing the right location to base a start-up can be a major factor in helping a new company to get off the ground.

As one of the UK’s leading science and innovation campuses, Sci-Tech Daresbury is home to a thriving community of international high-tech businesses to fast-growing SMEs and has a burgeoning reputation as offering a ‘home for life’.  

Active tour guide app set to showcase Birmingham's best bits

Birmingham-based serial entrepreneur Ian Bush has  launched the free to download Walk Run Cycle Birmingham app on Android and iOS, providing the chance for tourists, business visitors and locals to get an insight into the city’s most famous attractions and monuments through a series of guided and safe routes for walking, running and cycling.

O.C.E. Technology and European Space Agency Commence €500K project to develop new real-time operating system for satellites

O.C.E. Technology (www.ocetechnology.com) today announced that it is to develop a new real-time operating system in collaboration with the European Space Agency (ESA). The €500,000 project is expected to take 18 months to complete.

Prime 6 Acre site ready for development at Silverstone Park

MEPC has completed the preparation of six acres of prime development land at Silverstone Park. The land is already included in MEPC’s 2.1m sq ft of new planning consent and can therefore accommodate a range of potential uses from a gym and a nursery to offices, industrial units and/or a hotel.

The six acre site is situated at the main entrance to Silverstone Park, opposite its Innovation Centre and close to the Silverstone Grand Prix circuit.

Engine Shed brings business support to diverse communities with new partnership project

●       Engine Shed will partner with ACH and Barton Hill Settlement in new community project

●       The one-year pilot will bring business support to under-represented communities

●       An “Entrepreneurial Facilitator” will be appointed to support both new and established businesses

Travis Perkins sticks with Glue Studio to pave the way for new drive-thru builders merchants

Specialist design and experience consultancy Glue Studio is set to expand its partnership with new Travis Perkins construction venture BUILT/, a drive-thru experience for builders providing competitively fixed priced supplies and a faster way to get materials to building sites.   

Meet the future tech stars of Leeds being given a boost at Platform

Four rising stars in the Leeds digital technology scene have been given a boost after winning up to a year’s free desk space and specialist business growth support at Bruntwood’s new tech incubator at Platform.

A health social enterprise and video platform, a tourism running app developer and two software management companies are the first digital innovators and entrepreneurs to win the prestigious prize at the landmark city centre building.

Adaptix Imaging is winner of Oxford Science Park Innovation Award 2018

New 3D approach to X-ray imaging recognised as part of Oxfordshire Business Award