COVID19



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?

Researchers from the University of Leeds worked with the National Care Forum to interview 35 care home and NHS staff and 11 sector managers at the height of the pandemic about their work on ...

There is no satisfactory treatment for Covid-19 currently available. The present options include antivirals such as lopinavir/ritonavir, oseltamivir, and ganciclovir; antimalarials chloroq...

Oncimmune and Medicines Discovery Catapult awarded UK Government funding for development of an Infectious Disease research tool for use in COVID-19 . Validated research tool to be used to pr...

Yourgene Health, has been cleared by HSE to provide a COVID-19 testing service which is now up and running

We all hope that a COVID-19 vaccine is on the horizon - but the global cold chain must be prepared to distribute these vaccines around the world.