August 2021

Competition 19 - ‘Mental Health Inequalities in Children and Young People and NHS Reset and Recovery and New Ways of Working

27 August 2021

SBRI Healthcare is delighted to announce a Phase 3 Competition to support the implementation of mature innovations to address the challenges in Mental Health Inequalities in Children and Young People and NHS Reset and Recovery and New Ways of Working.

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Genomics in your Practice: a health and social care survey now live

25 August 2021

To understand how genomics is being used by medical professionals, and help inform future training and education plans, the Genomics Education Programme (GEP) is seeking views from the medical community.

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New spinout Empower Therapeutics sets its sights on reducing pain ‘chronification’

24 August 2021

The University of Birmingham, UK, and the University of Maryland, Baltimore have created a new spinout, Empower Therapeutics, to commercialise a simple, reliable electroencephalography (EEG)-based biomarker for pain sensitivity.

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Birmingham scientists discover new piece of clotting puzzle

23 August 2021

Birmingham scientists have described a potential new target and strategy for anti-thrombotic therapy, in research that provides a new perspective on how blood clotting works in infectious and inflammatory diseases.

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Opportunity for Innovative WMAHSN HealthTech Companies to Join Pioneering US Accelerator Programme

23 August 2021

Innovative HealthTech companies across the West Midlands now have the opportunity to apply for a pioneering US Accelerator programme, specifically developed to help UK companies accelerate their business stateside.

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Funding opportunities to improve digital pathways

23 August 2021

NHSX and ICS offer funding focusing on introducing or scaling digital innovation within key clinical pathways.

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Birmingham researchers confirm speed, simplicity and sensitivity for new COVID-19 test

17 August 2021

Tuesday 17 August 2021: Researchers from the University of Birmingham, U.K., have confirmed the speed, accuracy and simplicity of a novel, highly sensitive testing method for COVID-19 that can be deployed at entertainment venues, airport arrival terminals, and in remote settings where clinical testing laboratories are not available.

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NICE and the Academic Health Science Network announce new collaboration

5 August 2021

NICE and the Academic Health Science Network (AHSN) are working together in a new partnership to help embed evidence-based healthcare innovations into the NHS.

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