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  • Metro Mayor Steve Rotheram (pictured above) hailed the Liverpool City Region as “undergoing a renaissance in science and innovation”, at this year’s Business of Science Conference which took place on Thursday at the Hilton Hotel, Liverpool. The Metro Mayor brought the one-day conference to a close by announcing his “big vision” for the city. Mr Rotheram recognised...
  • Ambitious new plans set out by the Prime Minister today will see around 22,000 fewer people dying from cancer each year by 2033. Speaking in Macclesfield today, the PM will use a speech to challenge the NHS, the Artificial Intellifence (AI) sector and health charities to use data and AI to transform the diagnosis of chronic diseases. Read the whole article here
  • The Cell and Gene Therapy Catapult will lead a £3 million investment to scale up skills and training in the UK's life sciences industry. It will create new skills and capabilities to bridge the gap between the regulatory approval of cell and gene therapies and the integration into front-line services. The funding comes from UK Research and Innovation through Innovate...
  • SETsquared Bristol, part of the global number 1 incubator programme SETsquared, has today announced that over £4 million in investment has been raised by its members in Q1 this year. Last year, saw the incubator’s most successful investment raise in a year with over £130 million and judging by this year’s January to March results, 2018 could easily achieve the same....
  • The fourth edition of the UK Tech Nation Report shows that, once again, the UK is the best place to start and grow a digital tech business, with the digital tech sector now worth nearly £184 billion to the UK economy. Read the full report here