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OBN Newsletter

Don't miss this month's OBN Newsletter - despite the COVID-19 Crisis there has been so much going on with OBN including:

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RSSL Webinar: Investigating Sterility Test Failures 

This webinar is part of a complimeny series provided by RSSL and hosted by Dr Tim Sandle. 
These webinars are designed to guide you through the complexities around sterile products manufacturing, control, testing and release.


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Beating COVID-19 the Oxford Way

Over the last few weeks and months, I have read and posted so much positive news about the involvement of Oxford University in the race to successfully develop a vaccine for COVID-19. I wanted to pull my learnings together in this article which I hope highlights just how well the teams at Oxford are doing as I am so incredibly proud of all of the good work. This is not meant to be a scientific in-depth analysis as I am not a specialist in this field, but I hope that you understand why I feel compelled to write this and you also feel pride in our team here on Oxfordshire soil. #oxford #biotech #biopharmaceutical


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Discovery Park part of domestic and global response to COVID-19 pandemic

Sandwich, Kent, May 13 2020 - The Life sciences and healthcare community at Discovery Park, the Life Sciences Opportunity Zone for ambitious and growing life sciences companies, is working to tackle the coronavirus pandemic in a variety of ways.

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AMSBIO: Identifying Targets for Development of COVID-19 Drugs & Vaccines

AMSBIO has extended its COVID-19 research portfolio with the introduction of a service to provide custom lentivirus pseudotyped with spike glycoprotein from SARS-CoV-2 to help researchers identify potential targets for development of therapeutic drugs and vaccines.

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TBAT Update - £750 million support for innovative businesses from Innovate UK

On 23rd April 2020, we watched an online broadcast from Barclays which served as an update and Q&A regarding the new billion-pound initiative from the UK Government to support innovative businesses.

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A4P Bio Logistics has collaborated with Wren Healthcare

In response to the COVID-19 outbreak, A4P Bio Logistics has collaborated with Wren Healthcare to offer a one-stop solution for CRO’s, sponsors and study sites to support the continuation of clinical trial studies through home nursing and direct-to-patient IMP and sample logistics

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Vaccitech and Oxford University announce landmark partnership with AstraZeneca for the development and large-scale distribution of the COVID-19 vaccine candidate

Vaccitech Ltd and the University of Oxford today announce an agreement with the UK-based global biopharmaceutical company AstraZeneca for the further development, large-scale manufacture and potential distribution of the COVID-19 vaccine candidate currently being trialled by the University.

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Covid-19: Update on tax policy documents

HMRC published an extension to a number of its tax consultations today (28 April).

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Taylor Wessing: What you need to know about the UK Government's new Future Fund WEBINAR

As a further update to the Future Fund news item for our sector, Taylor Wessing partners Angus Miln, Howard Palmer and Alexandra Richardson will be delivering a webinar on the topic this Thursday 30 April -  setting out their insights from the inside track.

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