Hologic has been awarded a US$19 million contract from the U.S.-based Biomedical Advanced Research and Development Authority (BARDA) to support research and development efforts for its Panther Fusion SARS-CoV-2/Flu A/B/RSV assay and Aptima SARS-CoV-2 assay.
To prevent testing on animals and create even more precise ways of testing therapeutics, the pharmaceutical industry is increasingly turning to human immune cells. However, the availability of cells like these has been limited to date. Now, Fraunhofer researchers have succeeded in scaling the production of customized immune cells from laboratory up to industrial level.
FUJIFILM Corporation has entered into an asset purchase agreement to acquire the global digital pathology business Inspirata, based in Tampa, Florida. Upon completion of this agreement, Inspirata’s Dynamyx digital pathology technology, employees and customers will become part of Fujifilm. The addition of digital pathology will expand Fujifilm’s robust Synapse Enterprise Imaging offering to enable the […]
Inivos Scientific, the parent company behind Edulab and Science & Chemical Supplies (SciChem), has rebranded and restructured the business to reflect its evolution and strategic growth plans.
EpiEndo Pharmaceuticals, a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company developing therapeutics for chronic inflammatory diseases, has received regulatory approval to commence a Phase 2a clinical trial with lead molecule EP395 in COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease) patients. EP395 is an orally available macrolide or ‘Barriolide’, with reduced antimicrobial resistance potential, which aims to address the unmet medical need […]
Coriolis Pharma, a globally operating service provider and one of the world leaders in formulation research and development of pharmaceutical drugs, including cell and gene therapy products and vaccines, is strengthening its scientific advisory board with the appointment of Bruce Kerwin.
Bioventure, a Dubai-based pharmaceutical company, Minapharm Pharmaceuticals, a Cairo-based pharmaceutical company, and MiGenTra, a Berlin-based pharmaceutical company, have signed an exclusive license agreement for the commercialization of multiple biosimilar candidates developed and manufactured by Alvotech, in Egypt and eighteen additional countries in Africa and the Middle East.
Cardiovascular DX company CardiNor AS today announces that it has signed an exclusive agreement with Demeditec for sales of the CE marked CardiNor Secretoneurin ELISA test in Germany. In addition, the agreement gives Demeditec the right to sell the test, on non-exclusive basis, in 15 countries outside Europe which includes India, South Korea, Mexico and […]
Agilent Technologies has opened a new Customer Experience Center (CEC) in Lexington, Massachusetts, U.S., focused on solutions from Agilent genomics and diagnostics product portfolios. The facility will serve as a regional hub for Agilent representatives to showcase and demonstrate both product capabilities and complete workflow solutions to customers.
Supporting Master’s student in Prof Helen Walden’s laboratory Project aims to determine USP30 structure to inform the design and discovery of novel inhibitors