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What's new

Biotech spinout MiroBio acquired by Gilead Sciences for ~£332m

Co-founded by Simon Davis, MiroBio focuses on developing therapeutics for inflammatory diseases.

Professor Hugh Watkins wins £30 million research award to cure killer heart diseases

The British Heart Foundation award aims to help researchers rewrite DNA, in “defining moment” for cardiovascular medicine.

COVID-19 research

Novel all-in-one vaccine developed to tackle future coronavirus threats

Up to $30 million in funding has been announced by the Coalition for Epidemic Preparedness Innovations (CEPI) to bring a new nanoparticle vaccine offering protection against a range of coronaviruses to clinical trial.

Building on the pandemic experience

Dr Susie Shapiro on her experience of working through the pandemic, and how she is building on it.