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The 2018 North of England Life Science Accelerator Programme (NELSA) has been announced, seeking early-stage life-science businesses to apply for seed funding and advice. An integrated programme of support, NELSA is...

Officers see their own policing of cannabis possession offences as largely ineffective, a study of rank and file officers has revealed. The study, funded by North Yorkshire Police and the N8...

N8 universities can now apply for the 2018 IBioIC Collaborative Training Partnership programme. The 2018 call for applicants to enter this year’s IBioIC programme is underway, supporting industrially relevant PhD projects...

Northern universities and NHS partners have reaffirmed their commitment to improving the health and wealth of communities across the North of England, driving innovation in health from basic research to...

Professor Koen Lamberts, chair of the N8 Board, has been appointed as the new Vice-Chancellor of the University of Sheffield, taking up the reins from Sir Keith Burnett, who is...

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...

Dr Annette Bramley, Director of the N8 Research Partnership and Northern Powerhouse Minister, Jake Berry. It’s clear that the key to the North’s future success in rebalancing the UK economy and...