Category Archives: Biotechnology

Beating the odds: growing biobusinesses today

One day conference at Clare College, Cambridge, on 3rd October 2013 How do you build successful biobusinesses in these tough and fast-changing times? The Centre for Entrepreneurial Learning (CfEL) at Cambridge Judge Business School is working in partnership with independent … Continue reading

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Procarta expand on the Norwich Research Park

How can you kill harmful bacteria and yet keep the bacteria that are beneficial to the body? This is one of the grand challenges that Norwich Research Park scientists at Procarta Biosystems are investigating. With the announcement of a further … Continue reading

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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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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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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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