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Working in pharma: the value of an EMBA

Three pharmaceutical professionals discuss how the Cambridge EMBA has helped their careers in the sector. The Cambridge Executive MBA programme attracts talented senior professionals from a variety of professions and industries. For EMBA participants working in the pharmaceutical sector, their…

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Forbes: How one startup is using AI to find cures for 100 rare diseases by 2025

Battling rare diseases is one of the most prevailing challenges of our time. According to Global Genes, scientists have uncovered around 7,000 different types, all of which affect 350 million people worldwide. However, because rare diseases are so severe and…

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Gates Cambridge: From undergraduate to biotech boss

A feature about Chandler Robinson, Gates scholar and MBA alumnus at Cambridge Judge Business School (MBA 2009). Chandler says his MBA studies helped him to start biotech company Monopar Therapeutics that is developing a drug to treat Wilson’s Disease. The…

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Women leaders in biotech

Three women with links to Cambridge Judge Business School are honoured in the 50 Movers and Shakers in BioBusiness 2017 list announced by BioBeat. Three women associated with Cambridge Judge Business School are among the 50 Movers and Shakers in…

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Business Weekly: Cambridge dominates women’s healthcare leadership rankings

BioBeat has released a “50 Movers and Shakers in BioBusiness 2017” report that celebrates women leaders driving innovation in the UK healthcare industry. Almost a third of listed women leaders come from Cambridge-based healthcare businesses. The Entrepreneurship Centre at Cambridge…

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Zuzanna Brzosko nominated for Women of the Future Award

Zuzanna Brzosko, CEO of Sixfold Bioscience, has been nominated for a 2017 Women of the Future Award in the field of Science. Sixfold Bioscience, one of the ventures in Cambridge Judge Business School's Accelerate Cambridge programme, is a biotech company specialising…

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Venturing forth: Aequa Sciences

Venture founded by three Cambridge Judge Executive MBA students to combat Alzheimer's disease works with ad agency McCann in the Czech Republic, and signs new agreements for research collaboration. A venture that seeks solutions for Alzheimer's disease that was co-founded…

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Pitch perfect

JustMilk, a venture supported by the Accelerate Cambridge programme at Cambridge Judge Business School, wins Pitch@Palace 5.0 (Biotech), convened by HRH The Duke of York, KG. JustMilk, a venture that delivers drugs and nutrients to infants during breastfeeding, won first…

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The MBA graduate and start-up mentor taking on a very global food waste problem

Get structures and systems in place before you grow a big idea, says Matt McLaren's mentor Charles Payne. What do you look for in a mentor? Friend? Expert? Someone like you, or the complete opposite? When Matt McLaren launched biotech…

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Saira Ramasastry, Managing Partner of Life Sciences Advisory

As a big player in the biotech community, Saira Ramasastry says doing well and doing good aren't necessarily mutually exclusive, and that in business you can't be afraid of failure. I take a 'servant leadership' approach. My starting objective is…

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