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March 24, 2021
A philanthropic research grant of $108,000 has been awarded to researchers in the Department of Infectious Disease at Imperial College London to advance scientific knowledge in the global response to the Covid-19 pandemic.
October 26, 2020
Funding will underpin studies into the immunological profiling of patients hospitalised with COVID-19.
October 05, 2020
New research released by 3M shows that science and scientists have gained a renewed level of significance in the minds of the UK public due to COVID-19; but that barriers to STEM education threaten future scientific development.
September 01, 2020
3M has awarded a significant philanthropic research grant of €420,000 to RCSI University of Medicine and Health Sciences.
August 01, 2019
Taking dental impressions for crowns and bridges has taken another technological leap forward with the launch of a new mobile oral scanner from 3M.
June 26, 2017
MP Nicky Morgan was guest of honour at the grand final of the 2017 3M Young Innovators Challenge held at Loughborough College on 23 June.
July 28, 2017
Two of 3M’s technologies have received a 2017 Edison Award — a global recognition honouring innovations that create a positive impact in the world.
August 30, 2017
A 3M system that quickly and accurately tests the cleanliness of surfaces has won a Gold Stevie Award in the 2017 International Business Awards.
December 07, 2016
Through a new partnership 3M will support the NHS vision of a more integrated healthcare service, using new care models to deliver greater efficiencies and improved patient outcomes.
March 14, 2016
3M was asked to help when Loughborough University opened its doors to the local community on Saturday 12 March, to celebrate British Science Week.
March 17, 2016
3M employees have been taking the British Science Week message into the classroom.
April 15, 2016
As reported in The Telegraph online, scientists from Stanford University in California have proved that binding your feet with medical tape is the most effective way to prevent blisters.
May 10, 2016
3M has been listed as a World’s Most Ethical Company for a third year in a row by Ethisphere, a global leader in defining and advancing the standards of ethical practices in business.
June 08, 2016
Senior clinicians and academics left a series of IV Leadership Summits hosted by 3M empowered to improve outcomes for patients.
August 03, 2016
A $50,000 donation from 3M is helping International Health Partners provide essential medical aid for disaster relief and hospital care in the developing world.
August 24, 2016
3M has claimed the dental industry’s innovation top spot for the eleventh consecutive year, cementing its worldwide reputation for developing technologies that are shaping the future of oral care.
September 23, 2016
A recent study carried out in the USA found that as many as 99 per cent of electrocardiogram (ECG) monitoring alarms were false and didn’t need any nursing intervention.
September 29, 2016
An innovative clinic that is transforming the way patients receive care for fractured bones has proved a real success. The virtual fracture clinic enables patients to manage their own care from the comfort of home, delivering significant savings for the NHS.
November 04, 2016
A new intelligent control inhaler that delivers accurate doses of medication and provides feedback to patients and clinicians via an app has scooped a top industry award.
3M has been ranked as one of the world’s 25 best multinational workplaces by Great Place to Work® and the business magazine Fortune.
February 08, 2017
3M has been honoured for a global initiative to recruit, develop and advance women across the company.
March 31, 2017
One of the Nursing Times’ top 20 most influential nurses in the past 60 years was the guest speaker at the Challenges of the Lower Limb conference hosted by 3M Ireland.
June 21, 2017
Medical professionals are invited to share their stories of using a 3M™ Littmann® stethoscope in a global campaign to mark its golden anniversary.
October 01, 2019
Diagnostics have taken on a new dimension with the launch of the 3M™ Littmann® Cardiology IV™ Stethoscope that can detect high-frequency sounds as subtle as the flutter of a hummingbird’s wings.
September 01, 2019
3M has sold its site in Morley Street, Loughborough, Leicestershire and relocated the Health Care business to Charnwood Campus.
July 23, 2015
“3M’s Data Quality Analytics Solution allows you to check for errors you never knew you had, therefore improving your income.” Sue Levitt, Clinical Coding manager at the Dudley Group NHS Foundation Trust.
Over 50 years of helping you and your patients breathe easier.
The smallest intraoral scanner on the market captures approximately 20 3D data sets per second, enabling accuracy for all types of dental and orthodontic impressions.
March 02, 2016
More than a million people in the UK could be suffering in silence from an easily preventable condition.
March 07, 2016
At the age of 11, 3M senior research specialist Phil Jinks was fascinated by fireworks and started to create and test his own based on formulations and designs he found in the family’s 1920s Encyclopaedia Britannica.