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New beam instrumentation will optimise cancer proton therapy

Work by Cockcroft Institute at eye tumour centre will automate beam control shortening treatment time Particle beams – from low energy beams with exotic ions through to extremely high energy light sources – are revolutionising the way we view the … Continue reading

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‘Three out of four patients don’t need to be here’ say eye clinics

Altacor to discuss findings at BCLA (Stand 30), 7-9th June 2013 There are still many patients going to secondary care for dry eye problems that could be effectively treated in the community.

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Melbourn Scientific opens EU market with inhaler test service

MIA approval positions Melbourn well for Inhalation Asia 26-28th June 2013 Import testing for companies wanting to access European markets is just one of the services being offered by Melbourn Scientific at Inhalation Asia.

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Melbourn Scientific Awarded Manufacturer’s / Importer’s Authorisation (MIA)

Following further successful GMP inspections by FDA and MHRA, Melbourn Scientific has been awarded a Manufacturer’s/Importer’s Authorisation (MIA) and is to be named as the EU testing and release site for an aseptically prepared medicinal product on a client’s pending … Continue reading

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Cold Weather Dries Eyes

Low temperatures, high winds and UV light have detrimental effects on eye health “We all know our lips dry up when we are in  a cold environment, but some people don’t know their eyes can dry out too”, says Chris … Continue reading

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Clinitas ensures no dry eyes at this year’s Christmas party!

New evidence suggests that alcohol leaves behind more than just a sore head. A recent study has shown the dehydrating effects of alcohol can irritate the eyes and cause symptoms of dry eye for people with otherwise healthy eyes.  Drinking … 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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Elektron Technology launches new MPSII macular pigment screener ahead of AREDS2

MPS ll builds on the experience gained from 1.5 million patients to provide a faster, more reliable test Elektron Technology is launching a new, easy-to-use macular pigment screener (MPS II) that can quickly identify those most at risk of developing … Continue reading

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Silver Hikers to Benefit from Intelligent Navigation App says ViewRanger

Next generation smartphone navigation is to be developed by Augmentra, the team behind ViewRanger, as part of a new European collaborative project known as DOSSy (Digital Outdoors and Safety System). The project aims to help facilitate enjoyment of mountain pursuits … Continue reading

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Norwich Research Park Diagnostic Tool Offers Hope For New Antibiotics

Discuva ‘One bug, one drug’ approach advances with new diagnostics and discovery engine  A new rapid diagnostic test for bacterial infection is being pioneered on the Norwich Research Park that will facilitate the advance of a ‘one bug, one drug’ … Continue reading

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