Innovation Birmingham has hosted the UK heat of the European-wide CleanLaunchpad competition, where the eventual winners and two runners up will collectively receive €17,500 to develop their clean-tech products/services. The competition is one of the initiatives being run by Innovation Birmingham’s Climate-KIC team.
The competition entrants for the UK heat were...
George Osborne has hailed the work being done by Nottingham-headquartered Boots to support the next generation of healthcare companies at Medicity.
The Chancellor welcomed three new businesses to the enterprise zone site in Beeston. It brings the number of companies on the Nottingham Enterprise Zone site to 24.
Sun protection product developer...
OxyMem (www.oxymem.com), the University College Dublin (UCD) spin-out company, has won the Overall Excellence in Intellectual Property Award at the Intellectual Property (IP) Awards 2014. In addition the company also won the Tech IP Award.
The Awards were presented to company co-founder Professor Eoin Casey at the Intellectual Property Conference and Awards 2014...
About Alderley Park - Key Facts
The 400 acre site is the largest R&D site of its kind in the UK, comprising:
Over 45,000 m2 of state-of-the-art laboratory and research facilities.
Extensive office space, meeting rooms and the conference centre, which offers corporate hospitality facilities, exhibition space and a 150-seater auditorium.
A developer of stem cell organ regenerative medicine which was built on the foundations of a ground breaking operation which saved a ten year old boy’s life has secured funding totalling £3.1m.
Youngster Ciaran Finn-Lynch was critically ill with a rare condition that meant he had a narrow windpipe (trachea) which resulted in difficulties breathing. He had...