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Abcam plc (AIM LSE: ABC), a global leader in the supply of life science research tools, today announces that it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Expedeon Ltd, Innova Biosciences Ltd and TGR BioSciences (the “Proteomics and Immunology business”) from Expedeon AG for a cash consideration of €120 million.

11-11-2019
aerial photograh of Cambridge market taken by a drone

Cambridgeshire based commercial drone operator Ely Aviation has just closed the book on its most successful year yet.

11-11-2019

42 Technology and Western Power Distribution (WPD) have today announced the successful completion of the first UK field trials for FuseOhm, a breakthrough in low-cost monitoring that could allow all Distribution Network Operators (DNOs) to monitor the performance of every low voltage electricity substation routinely for the first time.

11-11-2019
David Cleevely CBE FREng, has been appointed Chair of the Royal Academy of Engineering Enterprise Committee

One of Cambridge Network's founding directors, David Cleevely CBE FREng, has been appointed as Chair of the Royal Academy of Engineering Enterprise Committee, which oversees the highly successful Enterprise Hub. David will replace Ian Shott CBE FREng, the founding chair of the Enterprise Committee.

11-11-2019
The CUER team with Helia at the close of the 2019 Bridgestone World Solar Challenge.  Credit: Cambridge University Eco Racing (CUER)

An undergraduate team behind Helia – one of the world’s most energy-efficient cars – aims to inspire the next generation of engineers when they take the electric car on tour around schools next summer.

11-11-2019

The start of a six week consultation to help create “the most important document most people have never heard of” will launch in January after a consultation was signed off last week.

11-11-2019
 Drummer Joshua Blackmore

Several artists at this year’s Cambridge International Jazz Festival are breaking down boundaries between genres and creating a musical revolution that redefines jazz for a whole new audience. The Festival kicks off this Wednesday, 13th November and features close to 100 events, from gigs and films to workshops and...

11-11-2019

An unusual scenario, but a familiar problem... how to grab an audience's attention in an instant, when it's anywhere but the place you need. Simon Hall offers some advice...

10-11-2019
Sarah Austin, Independent Financial Adviser (IFA)

Sarah Austin, Independent Financial Adviser from Martin-Redman Partners, comments on the importance of thinking about your retirement...

 

08-11-2019
Broadband UK logo

BroadbandUK is partnering with the UK Infrastructure Transitions Research Consortium (ITRC).

08-11-2019
Claire Bush

Pure is proud to be one of only a few recruitment agencies to use competency-based interviews to assess potential candidates as standard. The agency's team sees it as best practice because it brings significant benefits - helping them make great matches for their clients and candidates.

08-11-2019
Darktrace winner in the Deloitte Technology UK Fast 50 awards_ banner

Darktrace, the world’s leading cyber AI company, today announced that it ranked 12th in the ‘Deloitte 2019 UK Technology Fast 50’ at an awards ceremony in London last night (Thursday), with a four-year growth rate of 2,446%. It was also named the Cambridgeshire and East regional winner.

08-11-2019

Cambridge Network members Bicycle Therapeutics and Endomag have been honoured at the 2019 OBN Awards, which celebrate the best of UK life sciences.

08-11-2019
Martin Frost, CEO of Cambridge-based CMR Surgical, was named ‘Disruptor’ winner at the EY Entrepreneur Of The Year™ 2019 UK awards

Martin Frost, CEO of Cambridge-based CMR Surgical, was named ‘Disruptor’ winner at the EY Entrepreneur Of The Year™ 2019 UK awards last night in London.

08-11-2019
The mosquito genomics instrument – side view.

TTP Labtech Ltd, a global leader in the design and development of automated instrumentation and consumables for life science applications, today announced the launch of a new model of mosquito genomics, a low-volume pipetting instrument for enabling miniaturised molecular biology.

08-11-2019

Horizon Discovery Group plc, a global leader in the application of gene editing and gene modulation technologies, today announces an agreement to divest the Group’s animal research models business unit to Envigo RMS LLC.

08-11-2019
Kristin Roskifte speaking after winning the Nordic Council prize. Credit: norden.org

Anglia Ruskin University (ARU) graduate Kristin Roskifte receives prestigious Nordic Council Children and Young People’s Literature Prize from Sweden’s Prime Minister.

08-11-2019

To help developers increase the speed and quality of their SQL coding, enhance efficiency, and take advantage of the latest improvements in SQL Server, Redgate has released a major upgrade for its most popular tool, SQL Prompt.

08-11-2019
Poppy field, Image by Tim Hill from Pixabay.

In the run-up to Remembrance Sunday, Mayor James Palmer is calling on local businesses to follow his lead, and that of local Cambridgeshire & Peterborough councils, in signing the Armed Forces Covenant – a pledge to ensure veterans and those still in uniform are treated with the fairness their service and sacrifice deserves.

08-11-2019
CAF doors

TRB Lightweight Structures is working in collaboration with CAF on the production of 17 new trains for West Midlands Railway.

08-11-2019

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