Life Sciences APPG

First Registered: 29/09/2015 • Last updated on: 06/10/2021

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To raise awareness and understanding of the valuable contribution the life sciences sector provides to the health and wealth of the nation.

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Recent Documents related to Life Sciences

1. Life Sciences Opportunity Zones: how to apply
03/07/2019 - Office for Life Sciences
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Found: Life Sciences Opportunity Zones: how to apply - GOV.UK

2. Life Sciences Vision
06/07/2021 - Office for Life Sciences
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Found: Policy paper Life Sciences Vision The government and the life science sector’s plan to

3. Life sciences industrial strategy update
13/01/2020 - Office for Life Sciences
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Found: Independent report Life sciences industrial strategy update Report on the

4. CT13 9ND, Concept Life Sciences Integrated Discovery & Development Services Limited: environmental permit issued - EPR/HP3900BG/A001
01/10/2020 - Environment Agency
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Found: Notice CT13 9ND, Concept Life Sciences Integrated Discovery & Development Services

5. Life sciences: Sector Deal
05/12/2018 - Office for Life Sciences
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Found: Life sciences: Sector Deal - GOV.UK

Latest Documents
Recent Speeches related to Life Sciences

1. Life Sciences Industrial Strategy (Science and Technology Committee Report)
23/10/2018 - Lords Chamber

1: Report from the Science and Technology Committee Life Sciences Industrial Strategy: Who’s driving the bus? - Speech Link
2: the Science and Technology Committee report, Life Sciences Industrial Strategy: Who’s Driving the Bus? - Speech Link
3: our chairman in discussing our report on the life sciences strategy. I echo his thanks to our witnesses - Speech Link

2. Life Sciences Vision
07/07/2021 - Written Statements

1: publication of the first of these, on life sciences.The “Life Sciences Vision” sets our ambitious plans - Speech Link

3. Innovation in the NHS
03/03/2020 - Westminster Hall

1: under the MDR may prevent the industry from getting life-changing products to market.Currently, at - Speech Link
2: reinforce the UK’s position as a global hub for life sciences and health tech within the Department, because - Speech Link

4. Health Technology Assessment Charges
04/12/2018 - Commons Chamber

1: of things, these pharmaceutical companies or life sciences businesses have already put billions of pounds - Speech Link
2: completely agree with what my hon. Friend said—life sciences sector.To date, NICE’s technology appraisal - Speech Link

5. Clinical Trials and Clinical Research Capability
23/05/2019 - Westminster Hall

1: treatments that are produced are life-enhancing ones or life-saving and life-protecting ones. That is increasingly - Speech Link
2: the NHS, 11% of the UK population were 65 or over. Life expectancy was 71 for women and 66 for men. Today - Speech Link
3: thanks to 70 years of advances in medical research, life expectancy has generally improved. We have seen - Speech Link

Latest Speeches
Recent Questions related to Life Sciences
1. Life Sciences
asked by: Anthony Browne
09/11/2020
... what steps his Department are taking to ensure that the UK life sciences sector continues to have access to (a) research funding and (b) collaborative working opportunities with European partners after 31 December 2020.

2. Life Sciences
asked by: Catherine West
17/11/2020
... what recent steps his Department has taken to increase the level of human relevant life sciences in the UK.

3. Life Sciences
asked by: Baroness Ritchie of Downpatrick
23/11/2020
...To ask Her Majesty's Government what steps they are taking to ensure that the life sciences sector is central to the economic recovery.

4. Life Sciences
asked by: Chi Onwurah
30/09/2020
... when the Life Sciences Investment Programme is planned to be launched; and whether he plans to increase that programme's budget in the forthcoming Comprehensive Spending Review.

5. Life Sciences
asked by: Patrick Grady
08/03/2021
... Accelerating human relevant life sciences in the UK.

Latest Questions
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8 Current APPG Officers
Anthony Browne Portrait
Anthony Browne
Vice Chair
Conservative - South Cambridgeshire
Joined: 20th May 2020
Contact Details

Registered Contact:

Daniel Zeichner MP, House of Commons, London, SW1A 0AA. Tel: 020 7219 8462.

Email: daniel@danielzeichner.co.uk

Public Enquiry Point:

BioIndustry Association, 7th Floor Southside, 105 Victoria Street, London SW1E 6QT. Tel: 0207 630 2197

Email: lifesciencesappg@bioindustry.org

Benefits in Kind
Date
1 Jan 2016
Source
Life Sciences UK
Description
Secretariat   From : 01/01/2016 To : 31/12/2016
Value
£1,501
Date
29 Jun 2015
Source
Life Sciences UK
Description
Secretariat   From : 29/06/2015 To : 21/06/2016
Value
£1,501

No direct financial benefits are on record for the Life Sciences APPG

Former APPG Officers
Lord Turnberg Portrait
Lord Turnberg
Officer
Labour - Life peer
Joined: 2nd January 2019
Departed: 5th November 2019
Lord Warner Portrait
Lord Warner
Officer
Crossbench - Life peer
Joined: 2nd January 2019
Departed: 5th November 2019
No other APPG Memberships
Lord Patel of Bradford Portrait
Lord Patel of Bradford
Officer
Non-affiliated - Life peer
Joined: 2nd January 2019
Departed: 13th February 2019
No other APPG Memberships
Kit Malthouse Portrait
Kit Malthouse
Chair & Registered Contact
Conservative - North West Hampshire
Joined: 29th September 2015
Departed: 10th October 2018
No other APPG Memberships
Lord Drayson Portrait
Lord Drayson
Vice Chair
Labour - Life peer
Joined: 29th September 2015
Departed: 10th October 2018
No other APPG Memberships
Maggie Throup Portrait
Maggie Throup
Vice Chair
Conservative - Erewash
Joined: 31st August 2016
Departed: 10th October 2018
No other APPG Memberships
Jo Churchill Portrait
Jo Churchill
Vice Chair
Conservative - Bury St Edmunds
Joined: 31st August 2016
Departed: 2nd May 2017
No other APPG Memberships
Liz McInnes Portrait
Liz McInnes
Vice Chair
Labour - Former Member for Heywood and Middleton
Joined: 29th September 2015
Departed: 2nd May 2017
No other APPG Memberships
John Glen Portrait
John Glen
Treasurer
Conservative - Salisbury
Joined: 29th September 2015
Departed: 2nd May 2017
No other APPG Memberships