News and events

Julius Mugwagwa reports on the DSA conference of 7th-8th September 2015

5 November 2015

There were three presentations by OU DPP/Innogen Institute researchers in a panel on Health Delivery Innovation.

Farah Huzair speaker at STIS seminar of 12th October 2015

12 October 2015

Farah talked about ‘A history of the Hepatitis B vaccine’

Joyce Tait talks about Genetically Modified crops on BBC Radio 4

4 October 2015

In the edition of Good Morning Scotland of the 3rd of October, Joyce called for a rational debate about genetically modified crops, following the ban on GM crops by the Scottish Government.

Geoff Banda speaker at STIS seminar of 28th September 2015

17 September 2015

Geoff’s talk was about ‘Regenerative medicine business models: towards an indicative model and typologies’

13th Globelics International Conference, Havana, Cuba, 23-25 September 2015

8 September 2015

Joanna Chataway (Vice-President of Globelics), David Wield and Theo Papaioannou will be among the Innogen members attending and presenting papers at this conference.

New MSc in Development Management at the Open University

20 August 2015

Innogen OU organises an on-line master’s programme in Development Management that focuses on a wide range of activities and occupations relevant to those working in development in the UK and throughout the world.

Kale Discusses Medical Devices Graveyard In New OU Research Video

20 August 2015

In a new video for the Open University, Dinar Kale examines the problem of unused and inadequate medical equipment donated to African health centres.

Response on Synthetic Biology and the UN Convention on Biological Diversity

20 August 2015

Joyce Tait responds to open ended on-line forum on synthetic biology, UN Convention on Biological Diversity, Bio-safety Clearing House

Chataway and Hanlin Evaluate IAVI’s Capacity Building Activities in East Africa

20 August 2015

Innogen’s Joanna Chataway and Rebecca Hanlin with RAND Europe recently completed an evaluation of the International AIDS Vaccine Initiative’s (IAVI) capacity building activities in East Africa.

Tait and Kingiri Join U.S. Committee on Gene Drive Research

29 June 2015

Joyce Tait and Ann Kingiri have been asked to join a new U.S. National Academy of Sciences Committee to review the state of the science of gene drive research.