Monthly Archives: July 2012

Norwich Research Park based Anglia DNA launches new drug testing service

Evidence of drugs usage captured in strands of hair is to be used as part of Claritest, a new drug and alcohol testing service being launched by Anglia DNA, based on the Norwich Research Park.  It is the only laboratory … Continue reading

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Clinitas dry eye drops help protect golfers from extremes

Eye care is particularly important for golfers, who are exposed not just to glare and UV light but also to dust, pollen and wind – all of which can irritate the eyes.  Many golfers suffer from watery eyes and are … Continue reading

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US GAIN act welcomed but more needed to make antibiotics attractive for business – says Norwich Research Park Scientist

As the US senate votes in favour of the GAIN (Generating Antibiotic Incentives Now) act, Norwich Research Park scientist Professor David Livermore warns that despite the desperate need for new antibiotics there are still three major challenges to overcome in … Continue reading

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PsychologyOnline Provides Rapid Access CBT

NHS provider to offer live psychological therapy over the internet. Cambridgeshire-based company PsychologyOnline is now able to provide NHS patients in Surrey with one-to-one therapy over the internet. Following the agreement with KCA, a charity delivering NHS mental health services … Continue reading

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Clinitas Offers High Flyers Quick Relief From Dry Eye

The dehydrating effects of flying do not only affect the skin, eyes can also suffer particularly if you wear contact lenses or are using a laptop. Resealable eye drops could be the answer, Clinitas Soothe is available in small 0.5ml … Continue reading

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SureFlap Gives Cats Freedom And Supports PDSA

Cats are free to roam and return with a microchip operated cat flap. Microchipping with an ID at the back of the neck is important for cats as it allows them to exercise their natural inclination to wander but ensures … Continue reading

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Are We There Yet? Big Bike Riders given Boost with ViewRanger Buddy Beacon feature

Cyclists across Cambridgeshire are training up for the two big charity events of the Summer – The Big Bike Ride on the 8th July and the London to Cambridge Bike Ride on 22nd July. To help them give supporters a … Continue reading

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Melbourn Scientific announces dry powder analysis service at RDD 2012

Melbourn Scientific is to extend its portfolio of formulation and analysis services for inhaled product and device development. This follows the introduction of the Freeman Technology FT4 Powder Rheometer, which provides characterisation of powders in order to predict performance.

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Women Unaware That Menopause Causes Dry Eye

Hot flushes and sleepless nights might be the symptoms most commonly associated with the menopause, but a large proportion of women also experience dry or itchy feeling eyes. They are often unaware that this is caused by the same hormonal … Continue reading

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Cambridge Phenomenon ‘Inspiring reminder of human ingenuity’ says Bill Gates

May 8th saw the launch of a new book celebrating the growth of a technology cluster that has had a profound impact on our lives. In the foreword, Bill Gates KBE, Microsoft founder and philanthropist, states “the phenomenon of Cambridge … Continue reading

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