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  • Latest Science Quiz

    Here’s our latest Science Quiz for August. A score of 7/10 gets a ‘Pass’ and so far 66% of respondents have been passing our tests while 12% have been getting full marks. Can you get a pass mark in the Science Quiz for Scientists? Grab a drink and let’s see how you do. Good luck…..

  • Technical Sales – UK

    Seeking Technical Salesperson – Analytical Instruments – UK Our client is perhaps one of the most established brands in the laboratory instrumentation market. With a global footprint, they are well known and respected for quality and reliability while putting the customer at front and centre of everything they do. Business is growing and in the […]

  • Report on UK Jobs – June 2021

    The Report on UK Jobs is unique in providing the most comprehensive guide to the UK jobs market, drawing on original survey data provided by recruitment consultancies and employers to provide the first indication each month of labour market trends. The main findings for June are: Permanent placement growth hits record high, temp billings also […]

  • Report on UK Jobs – May 2021

    The Report on UK Jobs is unique in providing the most comprehensive guide to the UK jobs market, drawing on original survey data provided by recruitment consultancies and employers to provide the first indication each month of labour market trends. The main findings for May are: Unprecedented increase in permanent placements as more parts of […]

  • PerkinElmer Agrees to Acquire SIRION Biotech

    PerkinElmer Inc. has announced it has entered into an agreement to acquire SIRION Biotech GmbH, a leading, global provider of viral vector-based technologies that drive improved delivery performance for cell and gene therapies. The acquisition is expected to close during the third quarter of 2021. Headquartered in Munich, Germany, privately held SIRION has approximately 50 employees based […]

  • Report on UK Jobs – April 2021

    The Report on UK Jobs is unique in providing the most comprehensive guide to the UK jobs market, drawing on original survey data provided by recruitment consultancies and employers to provide the first indication each month of labour market trends. The main findings for April are: Rapid increase in recruitment as coronavirus restrictions begin to […]

  • Report on UK Jobs – February 2021

    Report on UK Jobs The Report on UK Jobs is unique in providing the most comprehensive guide to the UK jobs market, drawing on original survey data provided by recruitment consultancies and employers to provide the first indication each month of labour market trends. The main findings for February are: Permanent placements fall again, albeit […]

  • Report on UK Jobs – October 2020

    The Report on UK Jobs is unique in providing the most comprehensive guide to the UK Jobs market, drawing on original survey data provided by recruitment consultancies and employers to provide the first indication each month of labour market trends. The main findings for October are: Renewed fall in permanent staff appointments Recruitment trends were […]

  • PerkinElmer to Acquire Horizon Discovery

    PerkinElmer (Waltham, MA, USA) and Horizon Discovery (Cambridge, UK) have announced an agreement whereby PerkinElmer will acquire Horizon for approximately $383 million (£296 million). The transaction is expected to close in the first quarter of 2021. Horizon is a leading provider of CRISPR and RNAi reagents, cell models, cell engineering and base editing offerings which […]