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2023 Oncology & Precision Medicine Conference

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Following the success of 2022’s events, the Oncology and the Precision Medicine Conference is back and taking place on 14 and 15 November. Join Bionow, expert speakers and industry…

2023 BioCap Conference

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The BioCap Conference connects life sciences businesses, researchers and investors. Attendees will hear about the life sciences funding landscape and life sciences investment opportunities. There will also be opportunities…

Supporting the detection of cardiovascular disease

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We have produced an overview of rapid tests for cholesterol.

Heart and circulatory disease, also known as cardiovascular disease, causes 1 in 4 deaths in the UK. The

Assessing the accuracy and cost of using near patient tests for influenza

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Faster diagnosis of flu in hospitals, using tests like the Alere i Influenza A & B NPT, could save the NHS money.


Influenza (Flu) is a respiratory illness caused by…

Examining a blood test for detecting severe infection

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The MR-proADM test could help to identify patients with an infection who are deteriorating and at risk of sepsis.

Patients admitted to hospital with an infection have their National Early…

North East Innovation Lab appoints commercial business manager

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Dr Caroline Wilson, former principal scientist at the North East Innovation Lab, has been appointed to the role of commercial business manager.

Caroline is one of the…

The Great North Research Conference 2023

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We are excited to share this event taking place on 21 and 22 November 2023 at the Concorde Conference Centre at Manchester Airport.

The conference will showcase the brilliant commercial…

Rediscovering the MedTech Journey 2023

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We are excited to share that MedConnect North will be hosting their annual event in Durham on 11 October.

“Rediscovering the MedTech journey” aims to bring together…

What test, where and why?

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Over 110 delegates from over 50 organisations delved into the world of diagnostic development and evaluation in interactive sessions delivered by the NIHR Newcastle MIC and North East Innovation…

Med-Tech Innovation Expo 2023

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We are looking forward to exhibiting at the Med-Tech Innovation Expo on 7-8 June 2023 in Birmingham, UK.

This two day CPD-accredited conference aims to connect designers, engineers, innovators and…

VentureFest North East 2023

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We are looking forward to attending VentureFest North East 2023 on 10-11 May in Newcastle Upon Tyne. This two day free event, organised by the Innovation…

The NIHR Newcastle MIC are delighted to be part of a team crowned winners at regional health awards

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We enjoyed success at the annual Bright Ideas in Health Awards alongside the team led by POCKiT Diagnostics and Newcastle University.

The team were named winners in the Development of…