Company overview Starting out with a team of four people, the idea for CleanTech startup, Vector Homes was born just 18 months ago, with a mission to deliver enough sustainable, smart, and affordable homes for generations to come. With a truly holistic view, the team is driven to optimise the…Learn More
Find out about Greater Manchester’s latest success stories and thought leadership across our key sectors of Advanced Manufacturing, Creative and Media, Digital and Technology, Financial, Professional and Business Services, Life Science amd Healthcare and Low Carbon. Our blogs will also provide helpful tips and advice for companies relocating to or expanding within the U.K.
Please can you describe your various roles within Greater Manchester’s Cancer Research eco-system? My main role is as a Principal Investigator within the Experimental Cancer Medicine Team (ECMT), which is part of Manchester’s Experimental Cancer Medicine Centre (ECMC). I also lead the Advanced…Learn More
1. An Ambitious City-Region with an Accelerated and Focused Innovation Pathway Having led the first industrial revolution, Manchester is now leading a new green revolution - committed to Energy Transition to help meet our climate goals. With an accelerated carbon neutral target of 2038, the region…Learn More
1. Rich in Heritage, Rich in Innovation Manchester has been at the forefront of cancer research for over a century. Pioneer nuclear physicist and Nobel Prize winner Ernest Rutherford performed his pivotal experiments in Manchester, the birthplace of nuclear physics, between 1914 and 1919, becoming…Learn More
Solid tumours have different amounts of oxygen and low levels (hypoxia) are associated with resistance to treatment and a poor prognosis. Around a half of solid tumours will be hypoxic, which reduces the efficacy of surgery, radiotherapy, and many chemotherapeutic agents. Conversely, there is likely…Learn More