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North West health technology economy set to grow thanks to launch of new HealthTec Cluster


A HealthTec Cluster launched today at Sci-Tech Daresbury will grow successful health technology businesses, develop world firsts in medical science and deliver life-changing health innovations both in the North West and nationally. 

essensys announces listing on London Stock Exchange AIM market

UKSPA members, essensys have completed an Initial Public Offering (IPO), and are now a publicly listed company on the London Stock Exchange’s AIM market.

Record return from research spin-outs sees University of Nottingham reinvest in its discovery mission

Image: Andrew Naylor, NTV and Prof Dame Jessica Corner, University of Nottingham

NOTTINGHAM businesses which began life as research projects earned a return of more than £11 million for the University of Nottingham last year.

The scale of the return has been revealed by Nottingham Technology Ventures (NTV), the organisation which manages the University’s interest in a portfolio of 18 spin-out companies.

Success for University of Huddersfield and 3M BIC at national technology awards

Image: 3M BIC's technology team (l-r) Jordan Furness, Paul Tallon, Janine Downs, Michael Wilson, Luke Philips

The University of Huddersfield and the 3M Buckley Innovation Centre (3M BIC) have won a national technology award in recognition of their investment in technology in response to the needs of innovative and ambitious SMEs across the region. 

University of Bristol rapid diagnostics spin-out joins Future Space community

Bristol-based life sciences and tech hub Future Space has welcomed medical diagnostics company Vitamica as a new resident.

Mogrify strengthens team and relocates to the Bio-Innovation Centre, TusPark Cambridge

Mogrify Ltd (Mogrify), a UK company aiming to transform the future development of cell therapies, today announced that it has moved to the Bio-Innovation Centre at the Cambridge Science Park, following the appointment of 15 new staff to its scientific and management teams including, Dr. Karin Schmitt as Chief Business Officer and Joe Foster as Chief Operating Officer.

Bridge Fibre and TusPark announce collaboration on new buildings on Cambridge Science Park

Bridge Fibre, the Cambridge-based leader in Gigabit Fibre Internet Access services for multi-tenanted commercial property, and TusPark UK, a subsidiary company of Tusholdings, who has the largest global innovation network, announce their first collaboration to deliver Gigabit connectivity to the tenants of two new buildings on Cambridge Science Park.

Unit DX Members Raise £20m+ in Two Years


Unit DX Members Raise £20m+ in Two Years

Sci-Tech Daresbury becomes Armed Forces-friendly campus

The partners in the Sci-Tech Daresbury joint venture have signed an Armed Forces Covenant demonstrating their commitment to helping veterans find new work and skills following the end of their service.

Biotangents based at Pentlands Science Park secures further investment

Last month Kelvin Capital, the company's original investors, together with Scottish Investment Bank, made a further investment of £1.5 million in Biotangents, following the previous investment of £0.5 million completed in April last year.