Region's inventors cut from same cloth
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East Midlands inventors cut from same cloth

The East Midlands has been home to a series of inventions over the years - including the MRI scanner, ibuprofen, the package holiday and even the hot dog.

Now the region's scientists and innovators are leading the way in discovering new uses for textiles.

Invented In the East Midlands can be seen on Friday, 23 June at 19:30 BST on BBC One and afterwards on the BBC iPlayer.