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Dr Annette Bramley, director of the N8 Research Partnership (N8), joined some of the world's most eminent scientists at a Royal Society conference, where she was invited to share...

One of the world leaders in the global supply of key commodities is stepping up efforts to meet demand for non-GM soya with assistance from agri-food experts in the north...

Dr Annette Bramley, director of the N8 Research Partnership (N8), has highlighted how the North of England’s world-class research and innovation can play a vital role in rebalancing the UK’s...

Here at the Defence and Security Accelerator we are passionate about innovating. As a cross-Government organisation, we have been created by the Ministry of Defence to find innovative ideas and to...

The 2018 North of England Life Science Accelerator Programme (NELSA) has extended its application deadline to Friday 29th October. NELSA is seeking early-stage life-science businesses to apply for seed funding...

There is still time for N8 universities’ staff to apply for the 2018 IBioIC Collaborative Training Partnership programme. The 2018 call for applicants to enter this year’s IBioIC programme is underway,...

Technological advances in robotics and Artificial Intelligence (AI) hold the potential to transform some of the greatest challenges facing the future of global agriculture, according to a white paper published...

University leaders and researchers have come together to deepen the impact of the collaborative work of the N8 Research Partnership and to deliver a step change in its ambitions. The N8...

A RENOWNED academic and veterinary surgeon has warned that the implications of Brexit on the nation’s food production are “major” and include the potential diminution of the workforce required to...

The N8 AgriFood resilience programme has been the subject of two BBC radio reports and one television story in the last month, featuring the universities of Manchester and Sheffield. Professor Bruce...