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North’s Life Sciences economy grows by £4bn in a year

9 July 2018

A new analysis of figures from HMG’s Office of Life Sciences, Strength and Opportunity 2017: the landscape of the medical technology and biopharmaceutical sectors in the UK report, provided by Bionow, has demonstrated that the value of the North’s life sciences economy has grown from £9.2bn in 2016 to £13.6bn in 2017 – a rise of 48% over the last year. This growth rate is 4.8% higher than the national average.

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FutureNorth - The Life Science Edition in association with Bionow

26 June 2018

Bionow is delighted to once again be working in association with The Times FutureNorth and the Life Sciences edition published today!

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BPE announces new managing director

2 July 2018

Noel Quigley has officially taken on the role of managing director of BPE. He takes over from predecessor and BPE founder, Mike Brown, who has been working closely with Noel in the lead up to the transition.

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PeptiGelDesign Relaunches as Manchester BIOGEL

25 June 2018

Alderley Park based PeptiGelDesign will relaunch as Manchester BIOGEL in a move that reflects the wider reach of the company and growth success since launching in 2014.

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Five major UK Life Sciences Membership Associations Team Up to Lobby Parliament Regarding Entrepreneurs’ Relief

25 June 2018

OBN, OneNucleus, Bionow, Medilink Midlands and MediWales, major not-for-profit life sciences membership organisations in the UK, which together represent around 2,000 active life sciences companies, have sent an open letter on Friday 22 June to the Chancellor of the Exchequer the Rt Hon Philip Hammond, MP in regard to the recently proposed changes to Entrepreneurs’ Relief.

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