Springboard Blog

Our take on the world of device development, healthcare and technical consulting.

Guides, brownies and rangers gathered round different model bridges made of Lego

Using LEGO to tackle gender inequality in STEM

6 April 2020

On Saturday 1st February at Ely College, the first large-scale STEM day organised by Girlguiding Cambridgeshire East took place. One of the volunteers was Elizabeth,…

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NIS use steps

Development of a new high-performance autoinjector

3 April 2020

Prefilled syringes have become the standard format for delivering new biologic drugs.  However, they suffer from various issues, such as:…

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Example lab work

Springboard offers medical device expertise to tackle COVID-19

24 March 2020

One of Springboard’s three motivations is to help peoples’ lives around the world. The current pandemic of COVID-19 is concerning…

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Superficial attraction: better membranes through surface science

27 January 2020

By Gabriel Villar, Biophysicist Water is a multifaceted actor in our lives, being variously an ingredient in food, a domestic…

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Springboard volunteering

27 September 2019

Springboard’s ethical policy means we can always be proud of doing good work that helps people around the world. In…

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How Springboard has increased applications from female engineers and scientists (Part 3 of 3)

24 July 2019

This blog originally appeared on the Cambridge Association for Women in Science and Engineering website. In my previous blog I…

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