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Brexit: What it means for UK Biotech?

Global Biotech Revolution stands for the values of connecting and growing the global bio-economy through inter-generational debate. The referendum result in favour of the UK leaving the EU has caused major discontent from the younger voting demographic, most of whom voted to “Remain”. This vote affects young researchers and world-class UK universities who receive a significant contribution through EU scholarships, research funding… Read more

Q&A: Harriet Fear, CEO, One Nucleus

Harriet Fear, MBE is CEO of One Nucleus, the largest international membership organisation for life science and healthcare companies in Europe, based in Cambridge, UK. We had a chance to get some insights from Harriet ahead of the upcoming ON Helix… Read more

ThABI’s GapSummit and VoT Experience

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IN3BiUEToyo The Beginning The ThABI team brought together by the GapSummit 2016 hail from two African countries with Adam, Dapo, Lukman and Voke from Nigeria and Nani originally from Senegal but working from Tanzania. Dapo is a PhD student at the University of Ibadan, Nigeria and International Institute of Tropical… Read more

Future Challenges in Medicine

Medicine, anciently known as ‘the art to provide healing’, and understood today as the ‘science’ to provide healing, has a big problem from its core etymology and definition. Medicine assumes disease or illness is already present in patients. Thus, patients attend doctor’s consultations for prescriptions, to the doctor’s best of knowledge, alleviates the ailment. Why does medicine focus on illness waiting to the… Read more

Q&A: PHILIP HEMME, CEO OF LABIOTECH.EU – THE START-UP THAT’S REFRESHING EUROPE’S BIOTECH

Philip Hemme (@PhilipHemme) is the Co-Founder and CEO of GBR’s partner organisation Labiotech.eu. Recently, we had a chance to do a short Q&A with Philip to find out how Labiotech is helping to improve the European Biotech… Read more

Sneak peak for GapSummit 2016 Sunday Pitch Workshops

This special blog post is sneak peak for the GapSummit 2016’s Pitch Workshop on Sunday 3rd April 2016. Aiming to be “Pitch Perfect” CONGRATULATIONS to ALL who have made the last leg – as finalists – of this wonderful GAP SUMMIT. You have done wonderfully well. And others who made the journey but didn’t quite get to the final stage – WELL DONE ALL. It is not primarily about… Read more

Catching Up with Leader of Tomorrow 2014: Evelyn Linardy

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mNjy53kC-vc With GapSummit 2016 just over the horizon, the GBR Team thought it would be great to reflect and catch up with some of our alumni from the inaugural GapSummit, and we’re planning to make this a regular feature going forward. Dr Evelyn… Read more