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Ipsen get £22m investment in Wrexham

Monday, November 20, 2017

Ipsen, a global biotech group, has announced a £22m investment and recruitment drive for scientists for their base in Wrexham.

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Summit Completes Initial 24 Weeks Of Dosing Of Ezutromid In Patients With Dmd In Phaseout Dmd Clinical Trial

Monday, November 20, 2017

Summit Continues to Expect 24-week Data Q1 2018, which Could Provide Potential Proof of Mechanism for Ezutromid

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OBN Celebrates Successful Inaugural BioSeed® Conference Supporting Innovative Life Sciences Companies’ Accessing Seed Funding

Thursday, November 16, 2017

BioSeed® has been designed to provide a platform for innovative life science companies to present and meet with sector specific early stage investors.

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Thursday, November 16, 2017

An emerging leader in innovative injectable bio-ceramic bone substitute products to treat bone voids caused by trauma, infection, disease or related surgery based on its unique CERAMENT® platform, announces...

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Pertinax Pharma appoints Nigel Brooksby as Chairman

Thursday, November 16, 2017

Former chairman of Sanofi to help drive the commercialization of Pertinax®

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BioTuesday: Company Showcase - Bristol
Event Start Date: Tuesday, November 28, 2017 6:00 PM
Event End Date: Tuesday, November 28, 2017 9:30 PM
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OBN BioTuesday: Digital Health and the Ageing Population - Newcastle
Event Start Date: Tuesday, December 05, 2017 5:30 PM
Event End Date: Tuesday, December 05, 2017 9:00 PM
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OBN Senior Executive Breakfast - 'Opportunities in the North East'
Event Start Date: Wednesday, December 06, 2017 9:00 AM
Event End Date: Wednesday, December 06, 2017 11:00 AM

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OBN Christmas Drinks
Event Start Date: Tuesday, December 19, 2017 6:00 PM
Event End Date: Tuesday, December 19, 2017 9:00 PM
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BioThirstday London
Event Start Date: Thursday, January 18, 2018 5:30 PM
Event End Date: Thursday, January 18, 2018 8:00 PM
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Business Analyst

PharmaVentures a Life Sciences advisory firm based on the Oxford Business Park is looking to appoint a Business Analyst to support its busy team with its transaction and advisory activities.

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Business Development Manager

Do you have experience in business development and sales of services into the UK life science sector? We are looking for a business development manager who has demonstrable experience of generating and...

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Vice President

PharmaVentures is seeking to appoint an individual at Vice President level to take a leadership role in the winning and execution of M&A, Licensing and fund-raising mandates. The role requires a proven...

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Senior Scientist

This role will appeal to an individut of therapeutic products, whilst also offering the right individual the opportunity to take on a role where you will make a real impactal who is passionate about science...

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Research Commercialisation Managers: University of Bristol

To help build on significant recent investments in Health and Life Sciences, the University of Bristol is now seeking two Research Commercialisation Managers to join us in making a difference to people...

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