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Members of Vernacare’s international team receive the award. Pictured (l-r): Cécile Coullet, Global
Export award hat-trick for Vernacare


Bolton-based medical products supplier Vernacare has won the Medilink North West Export Achievement Award for the third time. The single-use Vernacare System of hygienic patient toileting and washing is used by…

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Verseon showcase anticoagulation candidates at BIO-Europe Spring


FREMONT, Calif.—Tomorrow, Dr. David Kita, Vice President of R&D at Verseon, will present preclinical results on the Company’s novel class of potent, highly selective direct thrombin inhibitors at the 2017…

Pulmocide has closed its £25m Series B funding round.
Drug development firm tackling respiratory illnesses closes £25m Series B

Billy Wood

A London-based drug business that is developing treatments for life threatening respiratory infections has closed a closed a £25m Series B to support the early clinical development of its new…

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Flying Eye Hospital Visits UK & Ireland


With more than 285 million people who are visually impaired worldwide and 4 out of 5 suffering from avoidable conditions, FedEx Express and international eye care charity Orbis announce the…

Evergreen Life is expecting to have rolled the app out nationwide in the next two months
Manchester’s Evergreen Life launches new app to drive ‘people-powered healthcare’

Richard Bell

Healthcare firm Evergreen Life has launched a new NHS-approved app to put patients’ medical records at their fingertips. With the Evergreen Life app, the Manchester-based company’s aim is to create a…

In Safe Hands Award - From right to left: Shaun Ingram, Cardiac Science, Wendy Hartley, Brown Bear C
Nursery bags UK first for first aid skills

Sue Souter

Brown Bear Childcare in Bredbury has been the first nursery in the country to be awarded an ‘In Safe Hands Award’ accreditation from the First Aid Industry Body (FAIB). To qualify…

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Pharmaceutical Compliance – Safety and Quality

Marcia Carlan

Pharmaceutical industry is one where the stakes are high, but a small error during development and manufacturing stage may cause huge losses to the company. An estimated 20% of the…

Left to right: Diane Ryder, Simon Carpenter, Shamir Patel, Lauren Grice, Steven Dodd and James O’Loa
Local pharmacists bag Online Business Award

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An online pharmacy company from Skelmersdale have walked away with the prestigious Online Business Award at Lancashire’s annual Red Rose Awards. Chemist-4-U stock a wide range of top brand prescription drugs…

Cell Medica’s £60m Series C has potential to ‘transform’ cancer treatment

Billy Wood

London-based Cell Medica, the cellular therapeutics company developing treatments for cancer, has closed its £60m Series C round. Existing investors Touchstone Innovations, alongside funds managed by Invesco Perpetual and Woodford Investment…

Dr Paul Averley, Maddie Averley and Jade Hand during their dental mission trip to Greece
Queensway provides dental care for refugees

Queensway Dental

A DENTAL team has returned from a successful charity mission where they helped improve the dental care of more than 80 Syrian refugees living in Greece. Representatives from Queensway Dental in…

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Maetrics launches Swiss seminar series

Claudia W

Maetrics, a global management consulting firm providing life sciences companies with deep quality, compliance, and regulatory solutions has launched a series of training seminars in Basel, Switzerland, as part of…

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£35m proton cancer treatment facility coming to Liverpool’s Knowledge Quarter

Richard Bell

A multi-million pound proton cancer treatment centre is set to be built in Liverpool’s Knowledge Quarter. The deal to secure the £35m facility, which will use pioneering proton beam therapy, was…