In an article for The Daily Telegraph, Lord Saatchi makes a compelling case for putting patients, research and innovation at the heart of the NHS
In an article for the Daily Telegraph this week, Lord Saatchi makes the compelling argument that if we are to cure cancer we need to put patients, research and innovation at the heart of the NHS. [read more]
Great news today as the Chancellor announces, in the teeth of a difficult spending round, the Government’s commitment to the UK’s innovation Economy by continuing to invest in Science and R&D, particularly across the Life Science and Technology sectors. [read more]
Ten years ago the UK was home to one of the great breakthroughs in the story of mankind. The first human genome was sequenced – at the Sanger Centre a mile to the South of Cambridge. The ‘code of life’ – the sequence of DNA embedded in the nucleus of every human cell which codes for the proteins which assemble and control every function of the human body, was mapped for the first time. [read more]
The UK is set to join a select group of countries this year by becoming the first member of the G8 group of rich nations in meeting or exceeding the 0.7% GDP aid goal set by the UN in the 1970s. [read more]
Six years after the collapse of Northern Rock heralded the crash of New Labour’s borrowed boom, Britain’s economy is slowly beginning to recover. Osbornomics (public spending restraint, reform of welfare and education to support work, tax breaks for business) is beginning to work.