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We translate: ideas and inventions into commercial opportunities and clinical applications

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We translate: cutting-edge innovation processes into bespoke skills development programmes

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We translate: clinical and commercial needs into industry-inspired collaborative research

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News

Consultants required for Translate mapping exercises

09/08/18

Translate are inviting consultants to tender for a series of mapping exercises that will help to feed into the sustainability of the programme. The mapping exercises are as follows: Conduct a mapping exercise to identify areas of medical technology* research strength and opportunities for technology convergence within the Universities of Bradford, Huddersfield, Leeds, Leeds Beckett, […]

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Events

Translate Me: IP Clinic – University of Bradford

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Translate Me: IP Clinic – University of Bradford Are you in the early stages of developing a technology and are unsure of the next steps regarding intellectual property? Translate and Symbiosis IP are offering one-to-one clinic sessions where you can discuss your project with IP experts; providing you with the knowledge and confidence to progress your […]

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Translate: Me – IP Clinic – Leeds Beckett University

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Translate: Me – IP Clinic – Leeds Beckett University Are you in the early stages of developing a technology and are unsure of the next steps regarding intellectual property? Translate and Symbiosis IP are offering one-to-one clinic sessions where you can discuss your project with IP experts; providing you with the knowledge and confidence to […]

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Translate: Me – IP Clinic – University of Huddersfield 

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Translate: Me  – IP Clinic – University of Huddersfield Are you in the early stages of developing a technology and are unsure of the next steps regarding intellectual property? Translate and Symbiosis IP are offering one-to-one clinic sessions where you can discuss your project with IP experts; providing you with the knowledge and confidence to progress […]

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Case Studies

Objective but visionary; the attributes of an entrepreneur – Simon Chandler

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Objective but visionary; the attributes of an entrepreneur – Simon Chandler Simon Chandler, Director of New Business and Partnerships at IP Group, began work in academic research but has spent most of his career in business, with both spin-outs and large biotech companies. He now acts as the interface between IP Group and its partner […]

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Driving innovation and growth

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Driving innovation and growth Universities have a key role to play in economic and societal development, and the Leeds City Region is making significant investments to support regional growth, innovation and opportunity. With our strong background in commercialisation and our unrelenting focus on collaboration, we have a proven track record of helping the business sector […]

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Creating confident communicators – Rowan Grant

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Creating confident communicators – Rowan Grant  Twitter: @RowanHGrant; LinkedIn: Rowan Grant  As a communications professional, I put what I preach into practice. Alongside the Twitter accounts I help to run for Translate and the Medical Technologies IKC, I also have a personal account. I follow other organisations and other relevant individuals, many of them medtech researchers. […]

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Blog

Monitoring Alzheimer’s disease with glove sensors – Tristan Beranger

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10/09/18

Glove sensors for monitoring Alzheimer’s disease Name: Tristan Beranger Current Organisation: Leeds Beckett University In May, Translate opened its summer student project scheme to support small medical technology development projects in the Leeds City Region. The scheme proved to be a massive success and 26 unique projects were funded. Learn more about their work in this blog. My […]

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Building biosensors for diagnostics – Declan Fawcett-Gibson

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23/08/18

The aims of my work in this project are to produce a number of Affimer (nanocomposite biosensors) that can successful detect an analyte with reproducibility, whilst being quick and efficient.

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Devices for diagnosing Parkinson’s disease – Finn Hambly

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16/08/18

Parkinson’s can be difficult to diagnose with only standard clinical assessments, which relies solely on subjective tests. As a result of receiving funding to work with ClearSky Medical Diagnostics, I am adapting and preparing equipment for diagnosing Parkinson’s so that it is fit for both clinical studies and for use by medical professionals.

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Translate: Medical Technologies in the Leeds City Region is a partnership of universities in the Leeds City Region with world-class expertise in the development of new medical technologies.

Translate will develop nationally leading capability in Medical Technology Innovation in the Leeds City Region, establishing a sustainable community of academic, industry and clinical partners that are connected and committed to working in partnership to deliver a strong local economy and patient benefits.

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