Manchester consortium receives £7m government funding boost for clinical trials

Innovate UK has awarded iMATCH, a Manchester-based health consortium, £7 million to develop disease-fighting drugs for the next generation using advanced therapies. The consortium will be based at The Christie and includes The University of Manchester, Manchester University NHS Foundation Trust and life science companies. Image Credit What are advanced therapies? Advanced therapies fight conditions such as cancer or genetic diseases by using a patient’s … Continue reading Manchester consortium receives £7m government funding boost for clinical trials

What are the different phases of a clinical trial?

Before a new drug is approved for use, it must go through a series of clinical trials to test whether it is safe and effective. In the UK, clinical trials are subject to legislation and are overseen by the Medicines and Healthcare Products Regulatory Agency (MHRA). There is also an EU-wide framework. Here is a quick overview of the process. Image Credit In order to … Continue reading What are the different phases of a clinical trial?

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Government will provide £350 million to Birmingham brownfield site home building

The Government has recently announced a £350 million investment boost to new home building in the West Midlands region of the UK. The investment will be used to help build 215,000 houses across a number of developments in the region. The announcement was made by Chancellor Phillip Hammond in his recent 2018 Spring Statement. Image Credit The full investment amount of £350 million is made … Continue reading Government will provide £350 million to Birmingham brownfield site home building

Four great retail marketing tips

Marketing is essential for any business. It’s the best way of promoting new products and services and the best way of enticing new customers. Without it, it would be very difficult for any business to grow and improve. So, how do you get marketing right? Image Credit Know your business Without knowing your business inside out, there’s no way of knowing how marketing can help … Continue reading Four great retail marketing tips

Best Way to Buy Your Next Business Van

When buying a new van for business, there are many decisions to consider, but the biggest choice is often how to pay for it. Image Credit Across the UK, most cars are bought on finance, but it is important to compare all the options. Buy with Cash Many van owners prefer the traditional route of purchasing their van with cash outright. A key advantage is … Continue reading Best Way to Buy Your Next Business Van

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7 Exercises To Burn Butt Fat and Leave It Harder

The 7 Butt Fat Burning Exercises can be done in the comfort of your home as they are very simple to make. In addition, Butt Fat is often the nightmare of many women. Have you heard of “banana”? We are talking about that fat under the butt, difficult to eliminate. But nothing that a good deal of discipline, with regular exercise and proper nutrition do not solve. Continue reading “7 Exercises To Burn Butt Fat and Leave It Harder”

Are financial services firms ready for the incoming GDPR?

The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) was given approval by the EU Parliament in April 2016, and its enforcement begins on 25 April this year. Organisations not complying with its provisions could face heavy fines. Image Credit The new regulations are designed to harmonize data privacy laws across Europe, changing the way data privacy is dealt with. Details of the legislation can be found at … Continue reading Are financial services firms ready for the incoming GDPR?

Mad as a March Hare – One of Britain’s’ Most Loved Animals

Spring is in the air once more with the onset of March, so what better time to think about one of the most favourite creatures associated with the spring time? The clocks will soon change, seeing Spring arrive in all of its glory and a sudden explosion of colour and activity in the natural world. Flowers will start to make themselves known again in all … Continue reading Mad as a March Hare – One of Britain’s’ Most Loved Animals