OBN is the not-for-profit Membership organisation supporting and bringing together the UK’s innovative life sciences companies, corporate partners and investors. Our 400-plus Member companies are located across the Golden Triangle and beyond to Manchester, Nottingham, the Midlands, South Coast and Scotland,  benefiting from our networking, partnering, purchasing, training, advising and advocacy activities.

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OBN Appoints New Non-Executive Director to Enhance Board Expertise

Thursday, April 20, 2017

Abingdon, UK: OBN the membership organisation supporting the UK’s innovative life sciences companies, announces today the appointment of Bill Fleming to...

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Adaptimmune Therapeutics plc Announces Closing of $42 Million Registered Direct Offering

Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Philadelphia, USA and Oxford, UK:  Adaptimmune Therapeutics plc (“Adaptimmune”) (Nasdaq:ADAP), a leader in T-cell therapy to treat cancer, today announced...

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MGB Biopharma Closes $1 million Financing Round to Finance Manufacturing of MGB-BP-3 for Phase II Study in Clostridium difficile-Associated Disease (CDAD)

Friday, April 07, 2017

Glasgow, Scotland:  MGB Biopharma, a biopharmaceutical company developing a novel class of anti-infectives to address the major global problem of antibiotic...

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Heptares to receive US$12 million milestine payment from AstraZeneca

Wednesday, April 05, 2017

London, UK: AZD4635 (HTL-1071), a novel adenosine A2A receptor antagonist, reverses adenosine-mediated T-cell suppression and enhances anti-tumour immunity...

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Events

SRG Attrition and Motivation Seminar – Oxford
Event Start Date: Thursday, April 27, 2017 2:30 PM
Event End Date: Thursday, April 27, 2017 4:30 PM
SRG Attrition and Motivation Seminar – Oxford
Event Locations
Oxford

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BioTrinity 2017
Event Start Date: Monday, May 08, 2017 12:00 AM
Event End Date: Wednesday, May 10, 2017 11:59 PM
BioTrinity 2017
Event Locations
London

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OBN General Meeting
Event Start Date: Monday, May 08, 2017 4:30 PM
Event End Date: Monday, May 08, 2017 5:30 PM
Event Locations
London

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Oxford Rare Disease Initiative (ORDI) Conference 2017
Event Start Date: Thursday, May 11, 2017 12:00 AM
Event End Date: Friday, May 12, 2017 11:59 PM
Event Locations
Oxford

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Knowledge for Growth Life Sciences Conference 2017 – Ghent, Belgium
Event Start Date: Thursday, May 18, 2017 12:00 AM
Event End Date: Thursday, May 18, 2017 11:59 PM
Knowledge for Growth Life Sciences Conference 2017 – Ghent, Belgium
Event Locations
Ghent

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Jobs

Ref 882425 Interim R & D Project Manager

Our Life Sciences client based in Oxfordshire, is recruiting for an R & D Project Manager to take a lead role in setting up processes, refining their current procedures and offering guidance to the various project heads about planning resource, project methodologies, prioritisation etc for a period of 3 months.

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Business Development Manager, Aurelia Bioscience, BioCity, Nottingham, UK

Aurelia Bioscience is a successful, high growth Life Sciences contract research organisation (CRO) providing services in early stage drug discovery to pharmaceutical and biotechnology companies. The company specialises in designing biochemical and cell based assays, high throughput screening, iterative screening, high content imaging and pharmacological profiling, typically to identify chemical hits/leads in early stage drug discovery programmes.

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Senior Event Coordinator, OBN

OBN is the leading membership organisation supporting the UK’s innovative life sciences companies.  We are currently looking for a Senior Event Coordinator who may be on the cusp of progressing to Junior Event Manager.

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Communications Coordinator, OBN

OBN is a not-for-profit membership organisation which provides comprehensive support for innovative biotech and medtech companies in the Oxford and South-East England region and beyond.  We are currently looking for a Communications Manager; a broad reaching and varied role that supports activity across the business to include Events, Business Development and our Membership Network. 

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Protein Biochemist, Innovations - Touchlight Genetics (Hampton, West London)

Touchlight Genetics is an innovative DNA technology company. Our in vitro DNA amplification technology produces high quality synthetic ‘doggybone’ DNA (dbDNA) for new therapeutic and synthetic biology applications.  We are located in custom-built laboratories in Hampton, west London.

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