Wednesday, 20 November 2019

World News

  • Array BioPharma gets USFDA approval for melano combo

    World |  News | 0 Comment | 28 Jun, 2018

    Array BioPharma’s combo of Mektovi (binimetinib), a MEK inhibitor, and Braftovi (encorafenib), a BRAF inhibitor has won FDA approval for treatment of patients with unresectable or met...Read more

  • Lumicks teams up with AZ, UC to set up CoE

    World |  News | 0 Comment | 28 Jun, 2018

    LUMICKS, a world leader in dynamic single-molecule analysis, has partnered with AstraZeneca and the University of Cambridge Biochemistry Department to form the 'centre of Excellence for Dyn...Read more

  • Jazz Pharma gets FDA nod for Xyrem to Treat Cataplexy and EDS

    World |  News | 0 Comment | 28 Jun, 2018

    Jazz Pharmaceuticals announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) accepted for priority review its supplemental new drug application (sNDA) seeking revised labeling for Xyrem&...Read more

  • MDxHealth's SelectMDx Test Successfully Stratifies Men

    World |  News | 0 Comment | 27 Jun, 2018

    MDxHealth SA, announced the publication of positive data demonstrating the value of the SelectMDx liquid biopsy test for Prostate Cancer in guiding  patient management for men being co...Read more

  • APCER, ArisGlobal launch new service platform

    World |  News | 0 Comment | 27 Jun, 2018

    ArisGlobal, a leading provider of integrated, multi-tenant cloud-based software solutions for life sciences and APCER Life Sciences the industry preferred end-to-end pharmacovigilance servi...Read more

  • Plasticell leads gene therapy manufacturing consortium

    World |  News | 0 Comment | 26 Jun, 2018

    Plasticell, a developer of stem cell technologies and therapies, has announced it is leading a consortium of pioneering gene therapy groups at UCL’s Institute of Child Health (ICH) an...Read more

  • Prothena announces new COO

    World |  News | 0 Comment | 26 Jun, 2018

    Singapore – Prothena Corporation, a clinical-stage biotechnology company focused on the discovery and development of novel therapies in the neuroscience category, announced that ...Read more

  • Beta-Cell function of diabetic patients unaffected by metformin with insulin

    World |  News | 0 Comment | 26 Jun, 2018

    Singapore – According to recent research, the insulin resistance and pancreatic beta-cell (β-cell) dysfunction associated with type 2 diabetes (T2D) was unresponsive to treatment...Read more

  • Bio-Techne to acquire Exosome Diagnostics

    World |  News | 0 Comment | 26 Jun, 2018

    Singapore – Bio-Techne Corporation announced that it has reached agreement to acquire Exosome Diagnostics, Inc. for $250 million in cash plus contingent consideration of up to $325 mi...Read more

  • Orthofix realigns business unit structure

    World |  News | 0 Comment | 26 Jun, 2018

    Singapore – Orthofix International, a global medical device company focused on musculoskeletal products and therapies, announced the realignment of its strategic business units and th...Read more

  • First U.S. approval of cannabis-based drug

    World |  News | 0 Comment | 25 Jun, 2018

     Singapore - A drug to treat childhood epilepsy is expected this week to become the first medicine derived from cannabis to be approved for sale in the U.S. GW Pharmaceuticals ha...Read more

  • FDA approves Glaukos’s iStent inject

    World |  News | 0 Comment | 25 Jun, 2018

    Singapore - Glaukos Corporation, an ophthalmic medical technology and pharmaceutical company focused on the development and commercialization of novel surgical devices and sustained ph...Read more

  • Eppendorf announces Young European Investigator award

    World |  News | 0 Comment | 25 Jun, 2018

    In 2018, the Hamburg life science company is presenting its highly prestigious research prize for the 23rd time. The independent Eppendorf Award Jury chaired by Prof. Reinhard Jahn selected...Read more

  • Roche appoints James Sabry as global partnering head

    World |  News | 0 Comment | 25 Jun, 2018

    Swiss drug major Roche Group has appointed James Sabry as Global Head of Partnering, a role that combines the partnering functions across the Roche pharmaceuticals business, and as a member...Read more

  • BCG vaccine found to improve blood sugar levels in type-1 diabetics

    World |  News | 0 Comment | 22 Jun, 2018

    A study from a Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH) research team reports that after three years of receiving two administrations of the bacillus Calmette-Guérin (BCG) vacc...Read more

  • Viruses may play a role in Alzheimer’s disease

    World |  News | 0 Comment | 22 Jun, 2018

    Researchers funded by the National Institute on Aging (NIA), a part of the National Institutes of Health have made a discovery by analyzing large data sets from post-mortem brain samples of...Read more

  • UC, Beckman Coulter enter strategic collaboration

    World |  News | 0 Comment | 22 Jun, 2018

    Beckman Coulter Diagnostics, a global leader in the clinical diagnostics industry, has embarked on a strategic collaboration with the University of California, Irvine (UCI), one of the firs...Read more

  • PolarityTE appoints new CFO

    World |  News | 0 Comment | 21 Jun, 2018

    Singapore- PolarityTE announced that Paul Mann of Highbridge Capital Management is the new Chief Financial Officer of the Company effective July 1, 2018. Mr. Mann has nearly 20 years of fin...Read more