Press Releases

Applications open for Volkswagen and BASF “Science Award for Electrochemistry”

Apr 23, 2014 09:17 BST Volkswagen UK Application phase for the third annual “Science Award for Electrochemistry” from Volkswagen and BASF has begun ► Outstanding researchers have until 4 July 2014 to apply ► The International Science Awards offer total prize money of €50,000, including €25,000 for the first prize ► The awards ceremony takes place on November 6, 2014 at Stanford University, California

The new Hamilton MassSTAR

Apr 22, 2014 11:00 BST Hamilton Robotics GB and Ireland First fully integrated CE-IVD sample preparation solution for LC-MS/MS diagnostics is launched. Chromsystems and Hamilton Robotics today announced the release of a complete CE-IVD marked solution that allows automated sample preparation for LC-MS/MS based clinical diagnostics.


Apr 22, 2014 08:14 BST VistaBee Imagine being able to discover the markets of Marrakech without having to leave your sofa. Or being so lost in one of the souks that you need a map to get you out. Except you can’t find where you are on the map. Travel company Cox & Kings has partnered with VistaBee, the UK tech video start-up to use Google Glass to capture a tourist’s eye view of international travel

Apr 22, 2014 07:35 BST Uppsala University Using computer simulations to predict which drug candidates offer the greatest potential has thus far not been very reliable, because both small drug-like molecules and the amino acids of proteins vary so much in their chemistry. Uppsala researchers have now cunningly managed to develop a method that has proven to be precise, reliable and general.

Apr 22, 2014 07:06 BST Uppsala University The World Health Organization (WHO) has called for universal testing of all suspected malaria cases prior to treatment, but this goal will be nearly impossible to achieve without a major shift in how diagnostics are delivered and used in malaria-endemic countries. This is shown in a new study from Uppsala University recently published in the scientific journal PLOS ONE.

Apr 17, 2014 16:55 BST KL Associates Aylesbury, UK, The National Museum of Computing (TNMOC) located in Bletchley Park, has announced their plans to include the FUZE in their Easter Bytes half term activities.

The Innovator – Fagerhult’s inspirational customer magazine

Apr 16, 2014 07:21 BST Fagerhult Fagerhult has launched the latest issue of their customer magazine, The Innovator. The magazine contains inspirational articles about lighting, interior design and trends in retail. The theme is co-creation.

SEKAB recruits expert in biotechnology

Apr 15, 2014 08:26 BST SEKAB SEKAB E-Technology has recruited Roberth Byström as its new expert on biotechnology. He will be working on the development and commercialisation of SEKAB’s technology platform CelluAPP®.

Take the Hard Work out of Vacuuming with the Panasonic MC-CL934

Apr 14, 2014 10:00 BST Panasonic UK Love it or loathe it, there’s no escaping the vacuuming household chore. Take the hard work out of vacuuming with Panasonic’s new MC-CL934 bagless canister vacuum cleaner with high suction power ECO-MAX for efficient cleaning. Highly technically specified, yet inherently easy to use and packed with an array of convenient features, the MC-CL934 is the perfect addition to any home.