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  • The Chancellor of the Exchequer, the Rt. Hon George Osborne MP, visited Liverpool (Thursday 3 July) to announce a package of measures to support the city’s science and transport infrastructure. Read the Chancellor’s speech in full.  The Chancellor unveiled a new £34.4 million transport package as part of the Atlantic Gateway project, which is building greater...
  • A sensor which raises the alarm if older people fall or have mobility problems is being developed by a business at the University of Warwick Science Park.  Engineering consulting company and specialists in complex simulation, EnginSoft UK, which is based at the University of Warwick’s Venture Centre in Sir William Lyons Road, Coventry, is working with Cranfield...
  • Fifteen companies have already signed up to office space at a thriving business centre in Southampton's Ocean Village following the opening of the latest phase.  A fit-out programme took place at five-storey Ocean Village Innovation Centre (OVIC) after the first and second floors became fully occupied within three years of conversion from open plan to...
  • New investment into biomedical research has been announced by the Government. The funding has been awarded to more than 70 cutting edge research projects, including a revolutionary blood test to identify Alzheimer’s, a potential new gene therapy for Parkinson’s Disease, new approaches for treating cancerous tumours and a wearable light therapy blanket for jaundiced...
  • Steve Mould, science and TV presenter, announced the winners of PraxisUnico’s Impact Awards at a glittering ceremony in Cardiff on 12 June. Award winners included a solution to the problem of vision-limiting smoke (generated in operating theatres during laparoscopic surgery), based on proven electrostatic precipitation technology. Commenting on the award...