Insights archive

Could CRISPR Diagnostics Provide a Valuable Weapon in the Fight against Pandemic Flu?

The new diagnostic assay format could provide a means of performing low-cost tests for particular strains of flu at the...
Medical 30 July, 2019

Medical devices, connectivity and avoiding innovation deadlock

Paulo Pinheiro, head of electronics, software and systems at Sagentia writes about the complex...
Medical 30 July, 2019

Medical device software development needs ‘risk compass’ for the digital age

The complex relationship between opportunity and risk in the connected world poses unprecedented challenges for medical...
Medical Press release 30 July, 2019

Science Group is attending J.P. Morgan Healthcare 2019

The healthcare sector is a major focus for Science Group (AIM:SAG) a leading global, science-led advisory and product...
Medical 08 November, 2018

Assessing the options for companies setting challenging goals for plastic reduction

In a move to help tackle the problems of plastic reduction, many companies have set themselves ambitious goals for the...

Conventional plastics and bioplastics: How can we move from the former to the latter

Plastic products are ubiquitous due to their particular material properties – properties that scientists and...

Understanding the materials science of plastics to address end of life challenges

Non-biodegradable plastics build up in landfill or the natural environment as we produce and dispose of them many...

Reimagine products to ease plastic pollution

Rethinking the way personal care products are presented could reduce the amount of plastic waste associated with the...

The changing surgical landscape

Tighter regulatory scrutiny coupled with healthcare’s emphasis on improved outcomes has put pressure on medtech...

The challenges of developing ultra-sensitive diagnostic assays

Nick Collier, Ph.D. describes the technical hurdles behind designing the next generation of in vitro diagnostic...