Government backs new AI health projects in the UK

UK government has backed five new centres for AI in health, which will be focusing on areas that includes pathology, radiology and imaging. Centres will be based in Leeds, Oxford, Coventry, Glasgow and London. Utilising £50m in funding, the new centres will bring together doctors, businesses and academics to collaborate on the development of products

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Subcontracting Saved Jobs at SkyePharma’s Swiss R&D Office

The UK’s SkyePharma has succeeded in salvaging some jobs which were threatened by cost-cutting at their Research and Development facility in Muttenz, Switzerland. The jobs were saved as a result of consolidating their relationship with Aenova, the German group whose French subsidiary leased SkyePharma’s manufacturing department at Saint Quentin-Fallavier, Lyon in August 2011.

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Roche Announces Opening of New R&D Building

Earlier today Roche announced the opening of their new R&D office in Basel, Switzerland. The building, which represents an investment of CHF 250 million, will be used to study and develop pharmaceutical formulations for new active ingredients, as well as produce supplies for global clinical trials. Headquartered in Basel, Roche is a leader in research-focused

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