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Norwich Research Park scientists fight back against MRSA

An innovative anti-bacterial spray that will kill just MRSA is being developed by Norwich Research Park scientists. The spray, which can be used in the nose to decolonise patients prior to major surgery, promises to speed recovery time and reduce … Continue reading

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Is entrepreneurship worth the risk?

Virtual open day for Postgraduate Diploma in Entrepreneurship 5th March 2013, CfEL, Cambridge Judge Business School, University of Cambridge How do you know your idea is worth staking your house on? A risk worth taking is the theme of the … Continue reading

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Skills shortage prompts innovative response by University of Hertfordshire and Melbourn Scientific

The ‘learn while you earn’ approach to specialist science courses is part of a drive by the University of Hertfordshire to address the intensifying skills shortage faced by UK pharmaceutical companies. The University is collaborating with leading life science company … Continue reading

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The making of a successful entrepreneur: Perspectives from the Centre for Entrepreneurial Learning (CfEL) and Hong Kong entrepreneur Dr Dominic Chan

29th January 2013, 18:00 – 20:30, British Consulate-General, Hong Kong Hong Kong is still at an early stage in terms of high technology start-ups, when compared to places like Silicon Valley, Tel Aviv and Los Angeles, according to Hong Kong … Continue reading

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Centre for Entrepreneurial Learning (CfEL) reveals the appetite for risk should be fed with experience

Is entrepreneurship a contact sport? 15 Jan 2013, The View, Marriott Hotel, Cairo, Egypt Entrepreneurship is not a solo activity and collaborative learning is a very effective way of developing the skills and appetite for risk that is essential for … 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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Norwich Research Park company in bid to cut child malaria deaths

Malaria kills an African child every 30 seconds, many of whom die because they were unable to reach a hospital in time. A new under-the-tongue spray developed by Norwich Research Park company LondonPharma could help cut deaths by helping children … Continue reading

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Cambridge University Eco Racing launch new concept solar automotive for World Solar Challenge

The World Solar Challenge is a gruelling 3,000 km marathon across the heart of Australia from Darwin to Adelaide. Challengers have to design and build a vehicle that will use the power of the sun to maintain an average of … Continue reading

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ViewRanger support BBC Children in Need Rickshaw Challenge

ViewRanger are delighted to be working with the BBC’s Children in Need Rickshaw Challenge starting on 9th November 2012. The Rickshaw Challenge team will be using the ViewRanger App to share their real time progress on the road via the … Continue reading

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ViewRanger gives Kendal Mountain Rescue screen test

When festival goers visit the Kendal Mountain Festival’s Adventure Sport’s Village at the town’s “Dojo” they will be able to watch on a big screen as two intrepid members of the Mountain Rescue Team complete the gruelling 128 mile ‘Kendal Rescue Round’ … Continue reading

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