Expanding patient pool ensures stable growth for European Cardiac Patient Monitoring Market

Advanced applications to drive market revenues to $583.6m by 2016, says Frost & Sullivan

Grant ensures a sustainable future for software

A sustained future for this valuable resource has now been assured thanks to a multi-million pound grant from Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council, which will establish the UK's Software Sustainability Institute.

Creating knowledge-based economy ensures increased life science funding

Given the rapid advances in biological sciences, the European Commission (EC) under its framework 6 programme (FP6) has set a strategic thematic priority for life sciences along with biotechnology and health.

DNA-based identification system ensures meat traceability

So just where is the beef? Animal and meat traceability systems may be in place, but just how effective are they? Stephen Leese reports.

Advanced sausage skin technology ensures a better shape product

In Germany, scientists have modified a chemical process better known in textile manufacture to create a new generation of sausage skins. Meanwhile, Welsh researchers have a new rapid detection technique for contamination of meat products.

Simple device ensures safe food

A researcher has found a way to eliminate bacteria in packaged foods such as spinach and tomatoes, a process that could eliminate worries concerning some food-borne illnesses.





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