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Conservative announce NHS to receive a further £8 billion by 2020

July 9, 2015
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The Conservative Government has confirmed the NHS will receive £10 billion in funding by 2020 in the Chancellor’s budget announcement.The …

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£30m drug discovery centres launched to overcome pharma ‘funding fatigue’

February 18, 2015
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Three new drug discovery institutes will be launched in the UK with a £30 million commitment to fast-track the development …

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NHS plans bashed over cancer and heart disease

December 24, 2014
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Hundreds of healthcare experts have signed an open letter to NHS chief executive Simon Stevens calling for him to scrap …

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Charities must be clear about pharma funding

October 1, 2014
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There is growing need for transparency around patient groups and health charities as they are widely perceived to be independent …

£100 million funding stream aids UK biotech

June 23, 2014
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UK biotech companies are developing new therapies for cancer, Parkinson’s, diabetes and tinnitus as a direct result of the £100 …

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Cancer Research funding to be doubled

April 30, 2014
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Cancer Research UK is to increase its research funding by 50% over the next decade as part of a new strategy …

Pharma funds drug discovery partnership

May 16, 2012
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Half a dozen pharma firms are contributing £14.4 million to work by Dundee University and the Medical Research Council (MRC) on …

GSK takes stake in biotech spin-out

October 5, 2010
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GlaxoSmithKline has taken a stake in a newly-launched biotech company in return for handing it two clinical compounds. The pharma …

US biotech investment doubles

August 11, 2010
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Investment in the beleaguered US biotechnology sector shot up in the second quarter of this year, but analysts say it’s …

Boehringer enters the venture capital business

March 31, 2010
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Boehringer Ingelheim is to tap into commercial opportunities in emerging technology by launching its own venture capital business. The Boehringer …

Funds keep Archimedes Pharma buoyant

March 3, 2010
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Archimedes Pharma has completed the biggest fundraising by a private European biotech in 15 years by securing £65 million. The …

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Drug development: where’s the added investment value?

February 18, 2010
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Venture capital is a curious business. The global financial crisis which we are slowly emerging from has exposed some rather …

World Class Commissioning: how to be partners in quality

January 14, 2010
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World Class Commissioning has been heralded as a critical mechanism to revolutionise healthcare services in the UK. Now two years …

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