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Oct 06, 2017, 04:00 ET OBN Awards 2017 - Winners Recognised at Industry Leading Event

OBN (UK) Ltd, the membership organisation that supports the life sciences industry, are delighted to announce the winners of the prestigious OBN...


Jun 20, 2017, 03:00 ET OBN (UK) and Eurasanté (FR) Announce the Launch of BioSeed®

A New European Equity Investment Event to Support Early-Stage Companies in Life Sciences OBN (UK) and Eurasanté (FR) are delighted to announce...


Dec 03, 2015, 04:36 ET OBN Appoints New Chief Executive Officer

OBN - the membership organisation supporting the UK's emerging life sciences companies - announced today that it has appointed Dr John...


Oct 02, 2015, 02:00 ET OBN Annual Awards 2015 Celebrates UK's Life Science's Champions

OBN are delighted to announce the winners of the OBN Annual Awards 2015 that were presented last night, Thursday 1st October at the Ashmolean...


Mar 16, 2015, 05:00 ET UK Life Sciences Industry Sees Resurgent Financing Year

New research from BioTrinity and Peel Hunt shows $2.9bn raised in 2014  BioTrinity and Peel Hunt reveal today that UK life sciences...


Oct 13, 2014, 06:24 ET ABPI and OBN announce Memorandum of Understanding

13 October 2014, London and Oxford: The ABPI, which represents large, medium and small innovative research-based biopharmaceutical companies in...


Oct 08, 2014, 04:42 ET OBN/EMIG Call for Long Term Commitment to Biomedical Catalyst

OBN and EMIG - organisations with a combined membership of approximately 570 emerging R&D companies in biotechnology and medical technology,...


May 15, 2014, 13:05 ET BioTrinity Establishes Itself as the Leading Biopartnering and Investment Conference in Europe

BioTrinity's  move  to  London  a  record  success:  attendance  br...


May 13, 2014, 09:28 ET OBN Hosts Launch of Initiative to Improve Equity Financing for European Life Sciences Start-Ups

OBN - the membership organisation supporting the UK's emerging life sciences companies - today hosts the launch at BioTrinity 2014 of...


May 13, 2014, 06:23 ET OBN Realigns Brand to Reflect National Focus

OBN - the membership organisation supporting the UK's emerging life sciences companies - today unveils its new corporate identity. As a...


May 13, 2014, 03:41 ET BioTrinity 2014 Reveals UK Life Sciences $1bn Record-breaking Fundraising Year

OBN today reveals industry statistics showing that 2013 was a record breaking fundraising year for UK life sciences, the best since 2007. As...


Feb 13, 2014, 06:24 ET OBN Announces Major Appointments to Strengthen its Board and Operations Team

OBN announces today that industry professionals Denise Goode and Sally Waterman have been appointed to its Board of Directors. Professor Chris...


Nov 18, 2013, 03:00 ET OBN Strikes Up Partnership with BioCity; Appoints Senior Buyer for Member Companies

OBN, the membership organisation supporting and bringing together the UK's emerging life science companies, their corporate partners and...


Oct 01, 2013, 18:30 ET OBN's 2013 Annual Awards Dinner Celebrates UK Bioscience Success Stories

 http://www.obn.org.uk/obn_/menu.php?p=rss&rn=rssfeed&prechk_news=1 OBN's Annual Awards Dinner this evening celebrated the...


Aug 14, 2013, 08:20 ET OBN Reveals Flagship London Venue for BioTrinity 2014

Key European Biopartnering Event to be Held at Novotel London West OBN, the membership organisation supporting and bringing together the UK's...


Jul 04, 2013, 05:03 ET OBN's Powerful New 2020 Vision Group to Address Sustainable Growth of Biomedical R&D Companies

OBN, the membership organisation supporting and bringing together the UK's emerging life sciences companies, corporate partners and investors, has...


Jun 26, 2013, 13:05 ET OBN Welcomes Biomedical Catalyst Extension: Chancellor Announces a Further £185m in Support of the UK Life Sciences Industry

Today in the House of Commons comprehensive spending review announcement, the UK government announced an extension to the Biomedical Catalyst, as...


May 16, 2013, 12:18 ET BioTrinity Ventures to the Capital

BioTrinity 2013 the Most Successful Yet: Move to London as Growth Continues   OBN, the membership organisation supporting and bringing...


May 15, 2013, 10:00 ET Challenges and Opportunities: the Shifting Sands of the Investment Landscape for Emerging Life Science Companies Navigated at BioTrinity 2013

The increasingly central role of corporate venture, the adaptation of the traditional venture model to the economic times, and the return of the...


May 03, 2013, 10:34 ET OBN's Call for Biomedical Catalyst Extension Backed by Industry Heavyweights

OBN, the trade association supporting and bringing together the UK's emerging life sciences companies, their corporate partners and investors, has...


Nov 08, 2012, 05:16 ET OBN Facilitates Funding to UK R&D Companies from the Biomedical Catalyst Scheme

OBN, the trade association for emerging life sciences companies, is gratified to note the recent £39 million tranche in funding awards to UK...


Sep 12, 2012, 04:34 ET OBN's 2012 Annual Awards Dinner Celebrates UK Bioscience Success Stories

http://www.obn.org.uk/obn_/menu.php?p=rss&rn=rssfeed&prechk_news=1 OBN's Annual Awards Dinner, last night celebrated the achievements and...


Jun 26, 2012, 04:00 ET OBN Adds World Class Pharma and VC Figures to its Thematic Advisory Panels

OBN, the not-for-profit business network which provides comprehensive support for bioscience businesses in the 'Golden Triangle' biocluster and...


Apr 26, 2012, 11:00 ET Another Record Year for BioTrinity

Europe's premier biotech conference continues to grow and see increased international participation OBN, the not-for-profit business network...


Apr 25, 2012, 11:00 ET Corporate Venturing and Early-Stage Financing in the Spotlight at BioTrinity

The rise of the corporate venture fund and the landscape for early-stage venture capital investing are emerging key themes at BioTrinity,...