Life Sciences
Governments and private donors pledge €756M to treating neglected tropical diseases
As the World Health Organisation released a report showing nearly a billion people each year are getting treatment for NTDs, the pharma industry renews its pledge on drug donations
PRACE’s 14th call drives forward broad range of research
The Partnership for Advanced Computing in Europe (PRACE) has opened up greater access to supercomputer time for researchers around Europe
Give life-saving diagnostic tests greater priority
The UK’s Academy of Medical Sciences calls for the establishment of an international body to advocate for rapid diagnostic tests for existing and emerging diseases
Bidding war for European Medicines Agency intensifies as Article 50 trigger looms
The competition among cities vying to replace London as home of the drug regulator is hotting up. A decision on the new location could be announced before June
Formula for a breakthrough: hard work and long-term stable funding
As the European Research Council turns 10, grantee Ben Feringa, winner of the 2016 Nobel Prize for Chemistry, gives Science|Business his recipe for success. The secret ingredient? Funding for the long haul in the lab
Start-ups must be made to feel at ease to grow in Europe
As head of innovation at EIT Digital, Chahab Nastar gives entrepreneurs the guidance to scale-up that was missing when he was building his own company
‘Know-Nothing’ Trump cuts science funding – and opens a door for Europe
Budget cuts proposed in Washington ignore what we know about the value of science. To support science everywhere, join us April 22 on the streets, at Science March Brussels
Innovation Intelligence
Experts debate the future of stem cells
Europe is currently a world leader in the fundamental science underpinning regenerative medicine and cell therapy, and in its therapeutic use and regulation. But how can Europe build on its leading position?
Unlocking the value of personalised healthcare in Europe
This new study shows ICT investments could cut healthcare costs for key ailments by more than 35%.
The promise of personalised healthcare in Europe
Science|Business and Sweden's Karolinska Institutet have conducted a survey of a wide range of stakeholders in personalised healthcare across four major EU-markets (Belgium, France, the Netherlands and the UK).

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University of Luxembourg takes next step in 3D body modelling
Scientists at the University of Luxembourg’s Interdisciplinary Centre for Security, Reliability and Trust (SnT) are working on the next breakthrough in...
£1m investment in drug discovery lab at Warwick
Catapult open for business with £1m investment in cutting-edge lab capacity to support UK drug discovery
Swedish prostate cancer test to be introduced in Europe
The new Stockholm3 test, which improves prostate cancer diagnosis, gets assistance from EIT Health for a faster introduction in Europe
Cambridge awarded £40m to create world-leading health care improvement research institute
The University of Cambridge is to receive £40 million over ten years from the Health Foundation to establish and run a new research institute aimed at strengthening the evidence-base for how to improve health care
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