Monthly Archives: September 2012

Melbourn Scientific rises above helium shortage

Prof of Sustainable Chemistry warns pharmaceutical industry of implications  “Everytime you see a child with a helium balloon, imagine somebody not being able to have an MRI scan that they desperately needed,” says Tom Welton, Professor of Sustainable Chemistry at … Continue reading

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SureFlap’s new recruits have international pedigree

Continuing its commitment to export, SureFlap the microchip pet door company has appointed native German speakers Sophie Whiteley-Emminger and Kathleen Speichert to help build its business across Europe.

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Melbourn Scientific to announce first comprehensive nasal device testing lab at ICSE

Service offers GMP analysis of droplet size, particle characterisation, spray pattern and plume geometry The multiple benefits of a nasal spray has triggered a boom in product development activity generating greater demand for Melbourn Scientific’s expertise in formulation analysis and … Continue reading

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Don’t give up on contact lenses Aylesbury optician advises

National Eye Health Week 17-21st September 2012 focus on eye care Many people give up wearing contact lenses when their eyes become uncomfortable or itchy but that may not be the cause of their problems.  Aylesbury optician Mr Vaja of … Continue reading

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Microgenius: UK’s first community shares platform

Sheffield Renewables Jordan Dam Hydro scheme is first share offer 15 September 2012 A technology that kick started the industrial revolution is being brought into the twenty-first century with the support of Microgenius, the UK’s first community shares platform focusing on … Continue reading

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New Microgenius powers the people

New website will make buying and selling community shares easier for all Emily Mackay’s interest in community generated energy started when she was told that she couldn’t put solar panels on her own roof, so she set out to invest … Continue reading

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ViewRanger links with laterooms.com to deliver quick getaways for those who love the great outdoors

Combined trail and accommodation search at click of a button Fancy a weekend away? Planning an impromptu adventure has just got easier thanks to a link-up between LateRooms.com and ViewRanger, the award winning app that allows you to explore the … Continue reading

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Retailers to benefit from new SureFlap pet door

Merchandising and promotion to help drive sales SureFlap’s customers have been clamouring for its new larger microchip operated Pet Door, which has been specially designed for small dogs and larger cats.  The new product was launched at PATS in September … Continue reading

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Dry eye awareness improves patient experience

Altacor and N07 contact lenses diagnostic kits used to establish dry eye clinics Optician Mr Nat Vaja was unsure how to advise his patients suffering from gritty and itchy eyes, but after receiving a diagnostic kit as part of a … Continue reading

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New technique to see if gas eating bugs can combat climate change

Recent addition to Norwich Research Park brings funding, jobs and insights Can bugs save the world?  Simple single-cell organisms can live in all types of environmental conditions, from hot springs to industrial effluent and sewage outfalls.  An initiative at the … Continue reading

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