COVID19



Scientists at the Alderley Park Lighthouse Lab in Cheshire have revealed the speed and scale at which the new variant of the COVID virus is spreading through communities across the country.

Genomics has provided us with a new armoury for tackling pandemics, enabling us to respond faster and with more accuracy to COVID-19.

Yourgene (AIM: YGEN), the international molecular diagnostics group, announces that following the Company’s statement on 24 December 2020, regarding the new virus strain (VUI-202012/01 SAR...

Yourgene (AIM: YGEN), the international molecular diagnostics group, announces that Yourgene Genomic Services has been added to the UK Government’s approved COVID-19 private testing provid...

Why biotech and pharmaceutical companies must spread their risk and keep their innovation programmes on track.

Innovate UK have allocated up to £210m for innovation continuity loans to help SME’s and third sector organisations that have been impacted by the Covid-19 pandemic and facing a challenge...

Voting has opened, as Aptamer is shortlisted for it's innovative COVID-19 Tests.

Cheshire and Warrington LEP have announced their £1M Cheshire and Warrington Restructure Grant, will open for applications on Wednesday 28th October at midday. The grant will offer business...

A team from the University of Liverpool is part of a UK genomic sequencing alliance to map how COVID-19 spreads and behaves.

Welcome to the latest Office for Life Sciences bulletin, aimed at keeping the life sciences sector up to date on the latest guidance during the transition period and COVID-19 outbreak. Plea...

How has the coronavirus pandemic affected the risk profile of medical device manufacturing?

With the scientific community throwing everything it has at Covid-19, best practice is slipping in clinical trials. What trade-offs are being made and who is liable?