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UKTI Vacancy: Northern Powerhouse Life Sciences Specialist

May 18, 2016

UK Trade & Investment (UKTI) Investment Group (IG) is creating a new team of specialists to work across the North to drive foreign direct investment into the region. UKTI’s goal is to support the wider rebalancing of the UK economy by attracting high-value (capital investment projects typically on the scale of ten million pounds and/or […]

Partner news: Tissue Regenix Group plc opens new Leeds-based manufacturing centre

May 13, 2016

Leeds, UK, May 2016 ­– Tissue Regenix Group plc (a MeDe Innovation partner) is pleased to announce the official opening of its new Leeds-based manufacturing centre. This opening is the culmination of a merger between the York and Leeds sites and brings together the full weight of the Tissue Regenix capabilities, in this newly renovated […]

Leeds Professor recognised for contribution to medical science

May 10, 2016

Professor Eileen Ingham has been elected to the prestigious Fellowship of the Academy of Medical Sciences. Fellows are elected for their contribution to medical research and healthcare, the generation of new knowledge in medical sciences and its translation into benefits to society. Professor Eileen Ingham (Biomedical Sciences) has been recognised for her work at the […]

Call for submissions: Funding for Feasibility Studies

April 11, 2016

The IKC is offering three university-based researchers a chance to have a feasibility study funded (up to £10,000 FEC per study) and supported by professionals in research translation.  It is quick and easy to enter: just enter brief details about your idea on our online form, and let our panel of evaluators confidentially rank your ideas to […]

MeDe Innovation Third Annual Conference 2016: An overview

March 31, 2016

The Centre for Life in Newcastle was host to the third MeDe Innovation Annual Meeting in January this year, where over 150 delegates gathered to hear the latest developments in the changing landscape of design and manufacture for orthopaedic devices. The programme, titled ‘The Future of Manufacturing of Medical Devices’, featured three theme areas, curated and […]