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Liverpool scientists awarded £1.5m to explore new pancreatic cancer treatments

12 February 2018

University of Liverpool scientists have been awarded £1.5million by Cancer Research UK to help boost understanding about pancreatic cancer – one of the deadliest cancers.

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Zilico Announces $19M from New Investments

7 February 2018

Zilico Ltd continues its global expansion plans for ZedScan™ by securing a strategic deal with the MaxHealth Medicine Group (China), stock code: 836163 (NEEQ). The deal will allow MaxHealth to sell and market ZedScan™, Zilico’s cervical cancer diagnostic system, to the Chinese market. The deal will see Zilico receive minimum royalties of $12million.

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Arcis Biotechnology Group aiming to raise £2m for prostate cancer testing research

7 February 2018

Warrington-based biotech firm Arcis Biotechnology Group is bidding to raise £2m to step up research and development for revolutionary prostate cancer testing. It will and accelerate commercial roll-out of ground-breaking test of rapid DNA/RNA extraction and preservation products that enable earlier and more accurate cancer detection.

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Alderley Park 

Alderley Park Hosts Inaugural North Of England Cancer Conference

1 February 2018

Alderley Park is to host a major UK conference to explore the strengths in the discovery, development and manufacture of cancer medicines in the North of England. The one day event, which is billed as Accelerating Cancer Drug Development - From Target to Patients has been organised by Bionow, the North of England life science industry group, and takes place at the Alderley Park Conference Centre on February 27th.

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Cobra Biologics and Symbiosis awarded £1.9m ($2.5m USD) Innovate UK Grant

1 February 2018

Funding will be used to develop world-leading capabilities in drug substance and drug product viral vector production for gene and immunotherapy.

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