OBN is the not-for-profit Membership organisation supporting and bringing together the UK’s life sciences companies, corporate partners and investors. Our 400-plus Member companies are located across the Golden Triangle and beyond to Manchester, Nottingham, the Midlands, South Coast and Scotland,  benefiting from our networking, partnering, purchasing, training, advising and advocacy activities.

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Executive Chair – Commercial – Nutraceuticals – Ref.: JVM051118TSFC

The Smarter Food Company (TSFC) was founded to develop and exploit a series of unique and proprietary developments in food and nutritional bioactives. This is a part-time position which may be executive...

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Scientist/Senior Scientist (Rare variant analysis) (Oxford or Cambridge)

We are recruiting scientists to build on our existing rare variant analysis infrastructure for whole exome and genome datasets. Projects include statistical methods development and new target discovery...

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Scientist/Senior Scientist (Functional genomics) (Oxford or Cambridge)

We are starting an exciting new analysis programme to integrate large-scale functional genomics data sets with our in-house database of genotype-phenotype associations. The goal of this programme is to...

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Diamond Win Two Categories in the 2018 TOPRA Awards

Friday, November 09, 2018

Diamond Pharma Services Ltd (“Diamond”), a leading technical services and regulatory affairs consulting group, providing expert support and advice to pharmaceutical and biotechnology companies, has received...

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Absolute Antibody Opens New Facility to Support Continued Growth of its Recombinant Antibody Technology

Wednesday, November 07, 2018

Absolute Antibody specialises in recombinant antibody products and services. All of our manufacturing takes place in the UK, but over 70% of our revenue comes from international exports. This expansion...

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Horizon 2020 UK Sweden partnering event
Event Start Date: Tue, 13 Nov 2018 00:00:00 GMT
Event End Date: Tue, 13 Nov 2018 23:59:00 GMT
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Health Outcomes and Health Economy
Event Start Date: Thu, 15 Nov 2018 00:00:00 GMT
Event End Date: Sun, 18 Nov 2018 23:59:00 GMT
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OBN Annual Senior Executive Dinner (Invitation Only)
Event Start Date: Thursday, November 15, 2018 6:30 PM
Event End Date: Thursday, November 15, 2018 10:00 PM
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BioHub Birmingham
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