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Cambridge wearable tech set to make a splash at Rio Olympics

Cambridge product design innovator Innovia Technology has deployed cutting-edge science to help swimwear manufacturer Arena produce an upgrade of a pioneering carbon technology suit.

The first version was worn by 35 medallists in the pool at the London Olympics – including 10 gold medal winners – and the powered-up new version is tipped to make a splash in this summer’s Games in Rio.

See more at: http://www.businessweekly.co.uk/news/hi-tech/cambridge-wearable-tech-set-make-splash-rio-olympics

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April showers billions of dollars in Cambridge deals record

Dealflow in the Cambridge UK science & technology cluster reached an all-time high in April with transactions worth more than $8.9 billion – a new record.

It took the value of transactions to $101.963bn in the 37 months of Business Weekly’s Cambridge Deals Digest. That’s a monthly average of just under $2.76bn – also a new high.

See more at: http://www.businessweekly.co.uk/news/financial/april-showers-billions-dollars-cambridge-deals-record

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Sanofi bids $9.3 billion for US company

Global healthcare giant Sanofi, which has had a long-term presence in the Cambridge science & technology cluster through its acquisition of Genzyme, has made a $9.3 billion takeover bid for San Francisco prostate cancer specialist Medivation Inc.

See more at: http://www.businessweekly.co.uk/news/biomedtech/sanofi-bids-93-billion-us-company

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AZ injects millions into new genomics nervecentre in Cambridge

AstraZeneca and its global biologics research and development arm, MedImmune, have chosen Cambridge as the base for a pioneering new genomics research centre.

Hundreds of millions of dollars will be injected into the nervecentre, which will be based at the companies’ new HQ being built at the Cambridge Biomedical Campus.

See more at: http://www.businessweekly.co.uk/news/biomedtech/az-injects-millions-new-genomics-nervecentre-cambridge

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Jewels in the crown as business leaders win Queen’s Awards

East of England innovation, entrepreneurship and exporting prowess received royal assent in the UK today as trailblazing startups and mature companies from across the region won Queen’s Awards.

See more at: http://www.businessweekly.co.uk/news/economic-development/jewels-crown-business-leaders-win-queen%E2%80%99s-awards

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CEO highlights “fantastic opportunities” as ARM revenue and profits storm ahead

Simon Segars, the CEO of Cambridge UK superchip architect ARM Holdings, announced a fresh surge in revenue and profits for the first quarter of 2016 and predicted a new era of “fantastic opportunities” for the business.

See more at: http://www.businessweekly.co.uk/news/hi-tech/ceo-highlights-%E2%80%9Cfantastic-opportunities%E2%80%9D-arm-revenue-and-profits-storm-ahead

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Cambridge sweeps board at US bio innovation showcase

Cambridge UK companies dominated the innovation awards at a US biotechnology showcase with four winners and one runner-up out of 46 global technologies judged.

See more at: http://www.businessweekly.co.uk/news/biomedtech/cambridge-sweeps-board-us-bio-innovation-showcase

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Clucking good deal as Crown Chicken goes for £40m

Norfolk chicken producer Crown Chicken has been acquired by one of the UK’s largest food producers, Cranswick plc, in a £40 million deal supported by financial and business advisers Grant Thornton.

See more at: http://www.businessweekly.co.uk/news/food-and-beverage/clucking-good-deal-crown-chicken-goes-%C2%A340m

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St John’s seeks consent for 64,400 sq ft office/R & D building

Planning consent is being sought for a 64,400 sq ft flagship office/R & D building with flexible space at the coveted St John’s Innovation Park in Cambridge.

Subject to approval, the new facility would provide sorely needed R & D and office space in the popular northern fringe of the science & technology cluster.

See more at: http://www.businessweekly.co.uk/news/property-and-construction/st-john%E2%80%99s-seeks-consent-64400-sq-ft-officer-d-building

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Cyan’s £10m Iran order outstrips its market cap

Smart metering and lighting technology company Cyan has clinched a £10 million order from Iran – larger than the quoted Cambridge UK company’s £9.2m market cap.

See more at: http://www.businessweekly.co.uk/news/cleantech/cyan%E2%80%99s-%C2%A310m-iran-order-outstrips-its-market-cap
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