Hospital Hub News

11th May 2020

Why research on ticks could offer potential COVID-19 breakthrough

UK-based biotechnology firm ILC Therapeutics is working alongside the University of Oxford to examine the use of Evasins – molecules derived from ticks – as a […]
8th May 2020

Covid-19 Volunteer Testing Network scaling up

Delivering tests for GPs and care home workers The Covid-19 Volunteer Testing Network is scaling up towards thousands of tests per day 6 labs around the […]
7th May 2020

Ventilator production gets a new boost

Newton and Quick Release support Penlon to significantly increase ventilator production in response to COVID-19 Consultancies share how they’ve been working as part of the Ventilator […]
4th May 2020

COVID-19 response charity, HEROES, reaches £1m milestone!

As COVID-19 response charity, HEROES, reaches 1 million pounds raised milestone they pledge to financially support NHS workers with new grants scheme Set up four weeks […]
1st May 2020

Super sewers donate more than 400 sets of scrubs to #TeamUHDB

A group of almost 1,000 volunteers across Derbyshire and Staffordshire are firing up their sewing machines to provide members of #TeamUHDB with surgical scrubs. The group, […]
1st May 2020

Queen and Adam Lambert honour frontline workers with “YOU ARE THE CHAMPIONS”

Proceeds go to the COVID-19 Solidarity Response Fund for the World Health Organization powered by the United Nations Foundation to support frontline health workers. Hooking up […]
30th April 2020

New STM technique points to new and purer pharmaceuticals

New STM technique with super sharp frozen carbon monoxide needle points way to new and purer pharmaceuticals Using an ultra-thin and sharp needle tipped with a […]
30th April 2020

Private jet business aims to deliver 1,000 tonnes of medical equipment for COVID-19 effort

Move comes as commercial air cargo capacity maxed out and prices quadruple Vimana Private Jets, with access to 5,000 aircraft worldwide, scrambles aircraft to support crisis […]
30th April 2020

UK biotech company announces discovery of novel potential Covid-19 treatments

A UK-based biotechnology firm has announced the discovery of two separate novel treatments for Covid-19 patients before they are put on ventilators.  They are now urgently […]