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Cambridge partners with AstraZeneca and Medical Research Council on new world-class functional genomics laboratory

27 Nov 2023

The facility, based at the Milner Therapeutics Institute, will support the discovery of new medicines and diagnostics for chronic diseases by...

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Making peace

08 Nov 2023

Enterprising Mind João Costa has turned a philosophical idea into a practical tool for resolving real-world conflict.

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Research underway in the Centre for Human-Inspired Artificial Intelligence

Cambridge and Google partner to facilitate AI research

17 Oct 2023

The University of Cambridge and Google are building on their long-standing partnership with a multi-year research collaboration agreement and a...

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Strategy unveiled to boost innovation in Cambridge

16 Oct 2023

An ambitious new strategy to nurture and grow its innovation ecosystem has been unveiled at Cambridge summit.

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Dr Louisa Michael from Boeing talked about her work on multi-physics modelling of the impact of lightning strikes

Cambridge and Boeing celebrate a 20-year partnership

05 Oct 2023

Senior executives and employees from research and technology teams at Boeing spent three days in Cambridge to celebrate 20 years of successful...

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Members of the University team who have worked to bring new electric buses to the Universal service

New electric buses roll out to carry students, staff and public on extended Universal route

29 Sep 2023

A new fleet of nine electric buses will operate on an extended Universal bus route from October, after the University of Cambridge and Whippet buses...

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How new model boosts supply and lowers prices for generic drugs

21 Sep 2023

First empirical evidence for Civica Rx, a health care utility, finds increased supply security and reduced costs for health systems, says study in...

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Cambridge Zero takes centre stage at Climate Week NYC

15 Sep 2023

Cambridge Zero Director Professor Emily Shuckburgh takes centre stage at the world's biggest climate event of its kind in New York, talking to global...

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Apollo Therapeutics secures $226.5 million to translate fundamental research into medicines

06 Sep 2023

Apollo Therapeutics, a biopharmaceutical company originally set up by three UK universities (Cambridge, Imperial College London and University...

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Millions of carbon credits are generated by overestimating forest preservation

25 Aug 2023

Study analyses major carbon offset projects, and finds that – of a potential 89 million credits – only 5.4 million (6%) were linked to additional...

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Inclusion, innovation... and cocktail curation

22 Aug 2023

Co-founder and CEO of Start Codon, Jason Mellad on helping healthcare start-ups thrive and why inclusion and diversity will change the world.

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Robots cause company profits to fall – at least at first

03 Aug 2023

Researchers have found that robots can have a ‘U-shaped’ effect on profits: causing profit margins to fall at first, before eventually rising again...

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