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Graduate start-up revolutionising prosthetics

A Loughborough University graduate start-up is transforming the manufacture and distribution of prosthetic limbs, making them more accessible to the millions of people who need them. Kate Walker’s venture ExpHand Prosthetics was launched as part of her postgraduate dissertation, using a 3D printed prosthetic arm which can adjust to fit children aged three to ten years old.
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Data driving regional growth

Midlands Engine partners know that good data drives good decisions. If we are to better understand, monitor and improve the health of the Midlands economy, having to hand the best available data and evidence is key. We know too that our University partners are critical to achieving this. As part of the work exploring the future role and focus of the Midlands Engine Economic Observatory (MEEO), an initiative led by our partnership, Midlands Innovation Universities, City Redi (University of Birmingham) and Nottingham Trent University brought together academics from across the Midlands to take part in an event to help advance plans to address current and future research needs and opportunities for the Midlands Engine.
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Watch this Space…

Space Park, Leicester, is now under construction – bringing academia and industry together to create an end-to-end satellite design, manufacture and data processing facility. The potential for the local economy and the Midlands Engine is massive, driving growth and creating thousands of jobs.

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