16-Jan-2017 - Helomics has signed a deal with the diagnostics firm MDNA Life Sciences Inc., to help further develop MDNA’s liquid biopsy platform and commercialize its tests for prostate cancer.
12-Jan-2017 - The updated Simcyp Simulator features several enhanced models to help predict pharmacokinetic outcomes in virtual patient populations.
11-Jan-2017 - Pharmaron’s acquisition of Xceleron further supports early discovery, preclinical and clinical development with expanded radiolabeled sciences capabilities.
10-Jan-2017 - Following an €8M Series A fundraising round by Eternygen GmBh, the German CRO Evotec AG will help get the virtual biotech’s metabolic disease inhibitor programme to preclinical trials.
10-Jan-2017 - CSSi LifeSciences and BioMARC have announced a strategic partnership to provide 'fully cohesive product development and support' for vaccine and biologic development.
09-Jan-2017 - Sharp Edge Labs will use its propriety biosensor platform to identify lead compounds for Sumitomo Dainippon Pharma – technology that the company says will help focus discussions on outcomes rather...
05-Jan-2017 - Absorption Systems has announced a technology licensing agreement with Pfizer Inc., in which the pharma company will use the preclinical CRO’s cell lines to test potential drug candidates.
05-Jan-2017 - Bruker has bolstered its molecular biologics and mass spectrometric offering through the acquisition of contract manufacturing organisation (CMO) InVivo Biotech.
04-Jan-2017 - Crown Bioscience will invest $1m into a new subsidiary in Louisiana state to work alongside a new research facility at the New Iberia Research Center (NIRC).
04-Jan-2017 - GE Healthcare hopes to increase the yield of biopharmaceuticals made using its Chinese Hamster Ovary (CHO) expression system through a partnership with synthetic biology firm Synpromics.
04-Jan-2017 - Aptuit and Chiesi Farmaceutici have introduced an integrated discovery project to identify novel compounds to treat Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis.
22-Dec-2016 - The Charles Stark Draper Laboratory Inc. has inked a three year partnership with Pfizer to create personalised versions of Draper’s Microphysiological Systems (MPS), for cheaper and more effective preclinical testing....
20-Dec-2016 - XenoGesis has upgraded its spectroscopy capabilities in a deal with Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc.
19-Dec-2016 - NanoTemper Technologies Gmbh has scored custom from the UK CRO Domainex Ltd., which is using its MicroScale Thermophoresis technology for speedier, “higher quality clinical candidates”.
15-Dec-2016 - Smithers Avanza is granted renewal of full accreditation from the Association for Assessment and Accreditation of Laboratory Animal Care (AAALAC), with “no recommendation for improvements.”
15-Dec-2016 - Evotec AG has completed its previously announced acquisition of the preclinical contract research organization (CRO), Cyrotex.
14-Dec-2016 - Eurofins Genomics has launched its EXTREmer oligonucleotides in the US – adding another ‘tool’ to help researchers advance drug discovery.
13-Dec-2016 - Evotec AG and Forge Therapeutics Inc have entered a two-year agreement to discover novel antibiotics for Gram-negative bacterial infections, including resistant strains.
13-Dec-2016 - Through the collaboration, Purdue will leverage Exicure’s Spherical Nucleic Acid (SNA)™ technology to discover and develop a treatment for psoriasis, and other diseases.
12-Dec-2016 - The Institute claims SNBL USA has committed dozens of violations to the Animal Welfare Act and demands more severe consequences from the US Department of Agriculture.
07-Dec-2016 - Acticor Biotech has made a deal with Merck KGaA’s CMO MilliporeSigma to use its Provantage End-to-End services to make its anti-thrombotic antibody fragment ACT-017 for stroke.
06-Dec-2016 - Charles River Laboratories has announced an "end-to-end" service offering of CRISPR/Cas9 genome engineering technology, including custom in vivo and in vitro genome editing.
06-Dec-2016 - Celgene has made a second investment in a machine learning and simulation platform for applications across drug discovery, clinical development, and commercialization.
05-Dec-2016 - Alpha Genesis, Inc. (AGI) will expand its South Carolina facility and add 30 jobs to support its primate breeding capabilities.
05-Dec-2016 - Merck KGaA has partnered up with clinical research organisation (CRO) Evotec Ag to serve as a one-stop shop for new target discovery using its gene-editing reagents.