The tea bag goes high tech


Cambridge Consultants gives the tea bag a 21st century twist Innovative product development company Cambridge Consultants – which helped create the first round tea bag – is now taking tea making to the next level. It has designed a capsule-based tea-brewing system for the home that gives the perfect cup of tea at the touch …


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Technology set to ease IVF experience


Cambridge Consultants develops piOna auto-injector concept to ease the trauma of fertility treatment A new auto-injector concept has been designed by innovative product development firm Cambridge Consultants in a bid to ease the trauma for women undergoing fertility treatment. The piOna device has been developed to help patients who need regular injections of progesterone in …


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ARECOR AWARDED BIOMEDICAL CATALYST FUNDING TOWARDS £1.3 MILLION PROJECT


Cambridge biotech company Arecor has been awarded £785,000 from the government-backed Biomedical Catalyst Fund to accelerate the development of high concentration antibodies to allow more convenient administration of our future therapeutic medicines and reduce healthcare costs. Arecor has recently demonstrated Proof of Concept in developing stable aqueous formulations of a number of high concentration monoclonal …


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Domainex announces that compounds from its IKKepsilon programme have activity against the IL-17 signaling pathway


Domainex Ltd., a UK-based drug discovery company, has developed a number of chemical series with potent and selective activity against two closely-related kinases TBK1 and IKKepsilon. IL-17 mediated signaling is known to induce the expression of cytokines and other effectors that can cause a variety of immunological diseases such as psoriasis and Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary …


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