Students developing device to diagnose viral and bacterial infections New tool could lead to more informed prescriptions helping to tackle antibiotic resistance Device uses genetically engineered bacteria to detect bacterial infections in blood samples Students from the University of Sheffield are building a device capable of quickly diagnosing bacterial infections, which could help doctors improve the way they prescribe treatment for patients.
Richard Caborn, ex Sports Minister and Sheffield MP, has called for sport to operate under the same regulations as business at a high-profile debate chaired by Sir David Richards a former Chairman of the Premier League and an FA board member.
The chief executive of Sheffield healthcare company JRI Orthopaedics has been named as the UK's top Mid-Market company director.
Infrastructure provider CityFibre has announced that businesses in Sheffield City Region will soon be able to exploit the huge advantages of gigabit speed internet services in a partnership with Exa Networks.
Sheffield-based Mechan continues to be a key equipment manufacturer and supplier to Manchester's home of high speed trains, the Alstom Traincare Centre.
Sheffield Chamber of Commerce today commented on the government's decision to approve the construction of a new runway at Heathrow Airport, Raising some concerns about the decision to construct a third runway, Executive Director Richard Wright, said "There is no doubt the country needs more capacity, particularly in the South East, so its good that this project has moved a step forward.
Doncaster Sheffield Airport has welcomed the Government recommendation that London Heathrow should be the preferred location for additional south east capacity.