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North East Life Sciences Conference 2024

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We are looking forward to exhibiting at the North East Life Sciences Conference 2024 which will take place in Newcastle Upon Tyne in March.

Building on the 2022 conference, this…

Diagnostics North East Conference 2024

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Diagnostics North East (DxNE), a consortium of the North East of England’s leading diagnostics organisations, are excited to share the details for our next annual conference.

The theme of this…

Evidence Generation for Diagnostics Developers 2023

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We introduced key concepts associated with evaluating new diagnostics to over 30 individuals from a variety of organisations at our training course.

On 8 and 9 November 2023 we delivered…

NIHR i4i Connect Call 8 – Collaboration Opportunity

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Collaborate with the NIHR Newcastle MIC and North East Innovation Lab on NIHR Invention for Innovation Connect funding.

The National Institute for Health and…

Newcastle awarded multimillion investment to establish HealthTech Research Centre

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The NIHR has awarded Newcastle close to £3M of government funding to develop and evaluate new innovative technology solutions for better diagnosis for people across the country.

The funding from…

Survey participants wanted to shape new diagnostics for patients with cystic fibrosis

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Opportunity to ensure that new diagnostics for lung infections are aligned with the needs of people living with cystic fibrosis.

Cystic Fibrosis (CF) is an inherited, chronic and progressive condition…

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…