We brought together industry and charity representatives for a day long workshop - read more about what we found out.
The life sciences were the hot topic at party conferences this year, not least at our breakfast round table meeting where we were discussing how to speed up getting new treatments to patients.
We have responded to the MHRA's proposals to introduce an Early Access to Medicines Scheme
How can you encourage private firms to invest in R&D for drugs that have a small market population?
The Office for LIfe Sciences give an update on how they are implementing the Strategy for UK Life Sciences
David Fox, Science Associate at the Royal Society of Chemistry, outlines the Society's plans to boost drug discovery in the UK, and how they would like to work with charities
The NC3Rs is launching this year's CRACK IT challenges - opportunities for business and academia to find solutions to problems to reduce our need to use animals in research
The Department of Health has published the draft mandate for the NHS Commissioning Board with a section on supporting research and innovation.
The Department of Health has invited local NHS organisations and universities to form Academic Health Science Networks (ASHNs) and link up with local industry and charities to help foster innovation within the NHS and health-related sectors.