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Member News

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Brexit consultancy contract for Portsmouth Technopole Company


A specialist in UK immigration law has been awarded a Brexit consultancy contract by a global producer of ethically-sourced handmade cosmetics. 

Scientists at Roslin BioCentre are developing a new approach to cancer research using stem cell technology.

Censo Biotechnologies in collaboration with the Leeds Institute of Cancer and Pathology at the University of Leeds, Censo will create induced pluripotent stem cells (iPSCs) from brain tumours removed from patients as part of their clinical treatment.  The stem cells will be used in the project to identify drugs which could prevent or limit the growth of brain cancer cells. 

Moredun’s Julie Fitzpatrick receives Honorary Doctorate of Science from Edinburgh Napier University.


Professor Julie Fitzpatrick the Scientific Director of the Moredun Research Institute and Chief Executive of the Moredun Group,  also holds a Chair in Food Security in the College of Medical, Veterinary and Life Sciences at the University of Glasgow. 

Wright Hassall named best regional law firm in the UK


Wright Hassall has been named as the nation’s leading regional law firm at the legal industry’s prestigious national awards ceremony.

The Leamington-based firm beat off rivals from across Britain to take the crown at The Lawyer Awards 2017 – the Oscars of the legal industry.

Oxford Science Park's extreme lunchbreak



Extreme lunchbreak as 1,500+ people who work at The Oxford Science Park enjoy paella and fun fair at annual summer party

ADP reveals plans for new science building at the University of Leeds


ADP has submitted a detailed planning application for a new £96 million science building on behalf of the University of Leeds. The project is the largest single investment that the University has made in recent history.  

NETPark’s road to success


WORK has begun on infrastructure works which will form a key part of major expansion plans at a North East science park.

Dignitaries from Durham County Council and the North East LEP were among those who gathered (June 28) to mark the construction of the 1km road, which will access a further 26 acres of development land at the North East Technology Park (NETPark) in Sedgefield, County Durham.

Edinburgh Technopole: First phase of masterplan approved by Council.

The three new offices/laboratory buildings at the Edinburgh Technopole site are expected to secure 150 to 300 jobs. The application by AG Technopole was approved by Midlothian Council’s planning committee subject to referral to Scottish Ministers.

Simon Hoad, project director for AG Edinburgh Technopole, said:

Coventry company expanding and recruiting


One of the largest independent control system integrators in the UK is expanding its Midlands office after consistent growth of new business.

Cougar Automation is expanding its Coventry-based office by a third and is looking to recruit four new members of staff after taking on a number of new projects.

PraxisUnico and JUSIRUI Management Consulting announce international strategic relationship


PraxisUnico (Cambridge, UK) and JUSIRUI Management Consulting (Beijing, PRC) are pleased to announce an international, strategic relationship for delivery of outstanding training to Chinese professionals working in the fields of technology transfer, knowledge exchange and commercialisation.