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08 Nov, 2019, 09:00 GMT OBN Awards 2019 - Winners Recognised at Industry Leading Event

OBN (UK) Ltd., the membership organisation that supports the life sciences industry, is delighted to announce the winners of the 2019 OBN Awards. The ...


27 Apr, 2018, 15:55 BST OBN Concludes Hugely Successful BioTrinity 2018 Conference

Leading annual life sciences event attracted more than 160 company CEOs, in excess of 150 leading investors and over 80 major pharmaceutical company...


06 Oct, 2017, 09:00 BST OBN Awards 2017 - Winners Recognised at Industry Leading Event

OBN (UK) Ltd, the membership organisation that supports the life sciences industry, are delighted to announce the winners of the prestigious OBN...


20 Jun, 2017, 08:00 BST OBN (UK) and Eurasanté (FR) Announce the Launch of BioSeed®

A New European Equity Investment Event to Support Early-Stage Companies in Life Sciences OBN (UK) and Eurasanté (FR) are delighted to announce the...


03 Dec, 2015, 09:36 GMT OBN Appoints New Chief Executive Officer

OBN - the membership organisation supporting the UK's emerging life sciences companies - announced today that it has appointed Dr John Harris as CEO, ...


02 Oct, 2015, 07:00 BST OBN Annual Awards 2015 Celebrates UK's Life Science's Champions

OBN are delighted to announce the winners of the OBN Annual Awards 2015 that were presented last night, Thursday 1st October at the Ashmolean Museum...


17 Jun, 2015, 09:00 BST OBN Chief Executive Jon Rees to Step Down After Transformational Decade

OBN - the membership organisation supporting the UK's emerging life sciences companies - announces today that CEO Jon Rees is to step down in August...


13 May, 2015, 16:30 BST BioTrinity Confirming Its Position as the Leading Investment and Biopartnering Conference in Europe

BioTrinity 2015 hosted nearly 950 executives and investors from the life science sector OBN - the membership organisation supporting the UK's...


12 May, 2015, 09:00 BST BioTrinity 2015 Highlights Resurgence in Life Sciences Funding and Examines Key Industry Themes and Challenges

New models for innovation and a booming investment climate are major themes to be addressed at BioTrinity 2015, the leading European Biopartnering...


16 Mar, 2015, 09:00 GMT UK Life Sciences Industry Sees Resurgent Financing Year

New research from BioTrinity and Peel Hunt shows $2.9bn raised in 2014 BioTrinity and Peel Hunt reveal today that UK life sciences financings by...


13 Oct, 2014, 11:24 BST ABPI and OBN announce Memorandum of Understanding

13 October 2014, London and Oxford: The ABPI, which represents large, medium and small innovative research-based biopharmaceutical companies in the...


08 Oct, 2014, 09:42 BST OBN/EMIG Call for Long Term Commitment to Biomedical Catalyst

OBN and EMIG - organisations with a combined membership of approximately 570 emerging R&D companies in biotechnology and medical technology, and...


15 May, 2014, 18:05 BST BioTrinity Establishes Itself as the Leading Biopartnering and Investment Conference in Europe

BioTrinity's move to London a record success: attendance breaks the 1,000 mark OBN - the membership organisation supporting the UK's emerging life...


13 May, 2014, 14:28 BST OBN Hosts Launch of Initiative to Improve Equity Financing for European Life Sciences Start-Ups

OBN - the membership organisation supporting the UK's emerging life sciences companies - today hosts the launch at BioTrinity 2014 of the European...


13 May, 2014, 11:23 BST OBN Realigns Brand to Reflect National Focus

OBN - the membership organisation supporting the UK's emerging life sciences companies - today unveils its new corporate identity. As a result of...


13 May, 2014, 08:41 BST BioTrinity 2014 Reveals UK Life Sciences $1bn Record-breaking Fundraising Year

OBN today reveals industry statistics showing that 2013 was a record breaking fundraising year for UK life sciences, the best since 2007. As...


17 Apr, 2014, 08:00 BST Field Fisher Waterhouse Becomes OBN Corporate Sponsor Supporting UK Life Sciences

OBN, the UK membership organisation supporting emerging life sciences companies, corporate partners and investors, is pleased to announce that Field...


13 Feb, 2014, 11:24 GMT OBN Announces Major Appointments to Strengthen its Board and Operations Team

OBN announces today that industry professionals Denise Goode and Sally Waterman have been appointed to its Board of Directors. Professor Chris Hawes...


18 Nov, 2013, 08:00 GMT OBN Strikes Up Partnership with BioCity; Appoints Senior Buyer for Member Companies

OBN, the membership organisation supporting and bringing together the UK's emerging life science companies, their corporate partners and investors,...


01 Oct, 2013, 23:30 BST OBN's 2013 Annual Awards Dinner Celebrates UK Bioscience Success Stories

http://www.obn.org.uk/obn_/menu.php?p=rss&rn=rssfeed&prechk_news=1 OBN's Annual Awards Dinner this evening celebrated the achievements and major...


14 Aug, 2013, 13:20 BST OBN Reveals Flagship London Venue for BioTrinity 2014

Key European Biopartnering Event to be Held at Novotel London West OBN, the membership organisation supporting and bringing together the UK's...


04 Jul, 2013, 10:03 BST OBN's Powerful New 2020 Vision Group to Address Sustainable Growth of Biomedical R&D Companies

OBN, the membership organisation supporting and bringing together the UK's emerging life sciences companies, corporate partners and investors, has...


26 Jun, 2013, 18:05 BST OBN Welcomes Biomedical Catalyst Extension: Chancellor Announces a Further £185m in Support of the UK Life Sciences Industry

Today in the House of Commons comprehensive spending review announcement, the UK government announced an extension to the Biomedical Catalyst, as...


16 May, 2013, 17:18 BST BioTrinity Ventures to the Capital

BioTrinity 2013 the Most Successful Yet: Move to London as Growth Continues OBN, the membership organisation supporting and bringing together the...


15 May, 2013, 15:00 BST Challenges and Opportunities: the Shifting Sands of the Investment Landscape for Emerging Life Science Companies Navigated at BioTrinity 2013

The increasingly central role of corporate venture, the adaptation of the traditional venture model to the economic times, and the return of the bull ...