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P4SY Showcase and MedTech Conference

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We are excited to share that Capital Enterprise, the P4SY Accelerator Programme, and their headline sponsors, Scarborough Group International, will be hosting the first P4SY Showcase & MedTech Conference…

Bright Ideas In Health Awards 2022

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We are delighted to share that the Bright Ideas in Health Awards are back and open for entries!

These awards are celebrating their 18th year and are organised by the…

From bench to bedside: Collaboration with the North East Innovation Lab, part of Newcastle Hospitals

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In partnership, we have secured approximately £20,000 to enhance our expert support to diagnostic test developers.

This funding will enable us to work jointly with innovators to accelerate the development…

North East Innovation Lab secures a share of £218,000 to develop a new diagnostic for early detection of cancer

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The North East Innovation Lab are part of a consortium receiving £218,000 to develop a new diagnostic for pancreatic cancer.

The award is jointly supported by Cancer Research UK, the…

Supporting the development of a new diagnostic that could guide antibiotic treatment

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We have helped the UK based company Paragraf obtain over £500,000 from Innovate UK to develop their rapid test for distinguishing between viral…

Analyst – NIHR Innovation Observatory

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We are delighted to share an exciting opportunity for an analyst to join our collaborators at the National Institute for Health and Care Research Innovation Observatory.


North East Innovation Lab supports Newcastle University study into new COVID-19 test

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The Lab’s substantial collection of carefully collated samples has helped to examine the performance of a novel COVID-19 test.

The North East Innovation Lab has played a…

NIHR Open Research

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NIHR has launched a new publishing platform for all types of research output.

The National Institute for Health and Care Research (NIHR) has launched a new publishing platform that allows…

NHIP “In Conversation”

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We are delighted to share that the Newcastle Health Innovation Partners (NHIP) will be hosting a free online event on 13 June.

Launched in 2020 the NHIP…

Evaluating a test for improving treatment of Inflammatory Bowel Disease

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We are supporting the UK based company AlphaBiomics with their test to personalise treatment for Inflammatory Bowel Disease.

Inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) affects around 1 in 100 people across the…

Appraising a new device for diagnosing pneumonia in the Intensive Care Unit

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We have helped an international team, led by the University of Edinburgh, obtain £3 million funding and explored the need for their new diagnostic.

Ventilator associated pneumonia (VAP) affects 20%…

North East Innovation Lab receives new investment

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The North East Innovation Lab, originally established as part of the region’s Integrated Covid Hub, has received £1.4 million to continue assessing the next generation of diagnostic tests.

Part of…