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The ( web-based database of research capability and expertise in Scottish higher education institutions was aimed at prospective business and industry users. served as a very useful early stage intervention to assist institutions in showcasing their world-class research and technology development nationally and internationally. However, was one of a range of activities to support knowledge transfer and it has been superseded by other more effective mechanisms, e.g. Interface, also funded by the Scottish Funding Council (SFC).We have included on this holding page direct links to the research and commercialisation departments of the Scottish higher education institutions and all relevant projects funded by SFC.

News Articles [142 Associated News Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

Drinking four cups of coffee a day ‘can stop you from dying early’ – Scottish Daily Record

Scottish Daily RecordDrinking four cups of coffee a day 'can stop you from dying early'Scottish Daily RecordDrinking four cups of coffee a day cuts the risk of premature death by almost two-thirds, re...

Scottish regulator approves 4 drugs for NHS use

The Scottish Medicines Consortium approved for National Health Service use Tesaro UK's Zeluja, or niraparib, for patients wit -More- 

Scottish regulator approves 3 cancer therapies

The Scottish Medicines Consortium endorsed three treatments for National Health Service use: Advanced Accelerator Application -More- 

New therapies approved by Scottish regulator for NHS funding

The Scottish Medicines Consortium endorsed several medicines for National Health Service use, including Pfizer's Besponsa, or -More- 

Scottish consultants being “singled out” for low pay award, says BMA

NHS salaried doctors in Scotland who earn below £80 000 (€88 000; $103 000) will get a 3% increase in pay in 2018-19, backdated to 1 April 2018, the Scottish government has announced. But increases...

Scottish government appoints new health secretary

Jeane Freeman has been appointed the new Scottish health secretary, following the resignation of Shona Robison for personal reasons.

Scottish Conservatives propose 24-hour pharmacy service

The Scottish Conservative Party has proposed the introduction of 24-hour pharmacy services as part of a five-point plan for pharmacies.

Scottish Government Chief Scientific Advisor to be Based at RGU

Robert Gordon University (RGU) has received a boost this week with the news that the Scottish Government’s new Chief Scientific Advisor Marine has chosen to be based at the university’s Sc...

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Rehabilitation doxa and practitioner judgment. An analysis of symbolic violence on health care provision in the Scottish prison system.

This paper presents an analysis of the symbolic conditions which govern health care provision in the Scottish prison system. The paper considers the wider context of Scottish prisons, where health car...

Non-fatal self-harm in Scottish military veterans: a retrospective cohort study of 57,000 veterans and 173,000 matched non-veterans.

Although suicide risk in veterans has been widely studied, there is little information on the risk of non-fatal self-harm in this population. We used data from the Scottish Veterans Health Study to co...

The value of chest X-ray in the Scottish Referral Guidelines for suspected head and neck cancer in 2144 patients.

In Scotland, patients with suspected head and neck cancer are referred on the basis of the Scottish Referral Guidelines for Suspected Cancer, rather than the National Institute for Health and Care Exc...

Prison staff and prisoner views on a prison smoking ban: evidence from the Tobacco in Prisons Study.

In jurisdictions permitting prisoner smoking, rates are high (c75%), with smoking embedded in prison culture, leading to secondhand smoke exposures among staff and prisoners and challenges for smoking...

Scottish Bowel Screening Programme Colonoscopy Quality - scope for improvement?

The delivery of the Scottish Bowel Screening Programme (SBoSP) is rooted in the provision of a high quality, effective and participant-centred service. Safe and effective colonoscopy forms an integral...

Clinical Trials [1140 Associated Clinical Trials listed on BioPortfolio]

Screening Scottish Swimmers for Asthma and Rhinitis

The Scottish National and District swimming teams will be screened for asthma and rhinitis using both mannitol challenge and sport-based exercise challenge.

Injury Epidemiology Within Scottish Professional Football

The aim of the present study is to establish the injury incidence, severity and burden typically observed within Scottish professional football clubs. In line with the well-established mod...

Does Dapagliflozin Regress Left Ventricular Hypertrophy In Patients With Type 2 Diabetes?

Left ventricular hypertrophy (LVH) is common in people with type 2 diabetes (70%) and is the strongest independent risk factor for cardiovascular events and all-cause mortality that there ...

Evaluating the Effects of Propofol vs. Dexmedetomidine

The primary purpose of this observational study is to compare what drugs work best in sedating children (> 3 months to < 36 months) who need an MRI. This type of research may help clinicia...

What Difference do Chaplains Make: Analysis of Chaplain Interventions in Palliative Care in United Kingdom

Naturalistic pre-post survey design. People with palliative care needs referred to day care in participating hospices will be invited to participate in the study. Those consenting to take ...

Companies [1064 Associated Companies listed on BioPortfolio]


The ( web-based database of research capability and expertise in Scottish higher education institutions was aimed at prospective business and industry users. served ...

Scottish Biomedical

Established in 1994, Scottish Biomedical is a private, self-funded drug discovery services company located on the West of Scotland Science Park, Glasgow, Scotland. Our capabilities and expertise are i...

BioIndustry Association

The BIA operates from central London facilities which are open daily and staffed by a permanent team. Our Chief Executive works with the BIA Secretariat to identify the needs of members, to agree with...

Mylnefield Research Services Ltd,

Mylnefield Research Services Ltd was founded in 1989 and has been trading since 1992. It is a wholly-owned subsidiary of the Scottish Crop Research Institute and is responsible for commercialising the...

Texas Scottish Rite Hospital for Children

Texas Scottish Rite Hospital for Children is one of the nation’s leading pediatric centers for the treatment of orthopaedic conditions, certain related neurological disorders...

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