The House of Lords Science and Technology Committee hears from Chris Molloy

The House of Lords Science and Technology Committee heard evidence for its inquiry into Life Sciences and the Industrial Strategy from Innovate UK and Catapults.

Sir John Bell’s Life Science Strategy sets out the important role the NHS must play in the UK life sciences sector, including faster adoption of innovative new technologies and treatments. The committee explored:

– How NHS England can help successfully implement the objectives of the strategy

– The role of the Catapults in the implementation of the strategy

– How academics and NHS clinicians can better collaborate on important research

– The role of commissioners in adoption of innovations and w

hether NHS Trusts should be offered financial incentives for the adoption of innovations

– How the relationship between UKRI and Innovate UK will help with innovation and commercialisation of science

Chris Molloy shares the views of Medicines Discovery Catapult, highlighting collaboration as the key to translate research into solutions for patients. Click here to view the evidence in full.

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