EMA takes positive stance on Moderna COVID-19 vaccine for adolescents
July 26, 2021 -- The European Medicines Agency's (EMA) Committee for Medicinal Products for Human Use has taken a positive position on marketing authorization for Moderna's COVID-19 vaccine for use in adolescents 12 years of age and older. Read More
Slingshot Biosciences raises $23M for synthetic cell platform
July 23, 2021 -- Slingshot Biosciences announced the closing of $23 million in series A financing to fund the company's synthetic cell products portfolio. Read More
Danaher reports earnings, revenue increases in Q2
July 23, 2021 -- Danaher announced earnings and revenue increases for its second quarter of 2021. Read More
AavantiBio, Aldevron partner on gene therapy
July 21, 2021 -- Aldevron made a deal to supply plasmid DNA that will enable AavantiBio to advance its gene therapies for rare genetic diseases. Read More
Africa to get doses of Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine
July 21, 2021 -- Pfizer and BioNTech have signed a letter of intent with South Africa-based Biovac Institute to manufacture and distribute the companies' COVID-19 vaccine within the African Union. Read More
Kineta, Samsung Biologics partner on solid-tumor therapy
July 21, 2021 -- Samsung Biologics has inked a deal providing end-to-end development and manufacturing services to advance Kineta's anti-V-domain immunoglobulin suppressor of T-cell activation (VISTA) antibody being developed for the treatment of solid tumors. Read More
Calyx opens U.S. headquarters
July 20, 2021 -- Clinical research technology provider Calyx has established its U.S. headquarters in Morrisville, NC. Read More
Thermo Fisher announces new suite of assays
July 19, 2021 -- Thermo Fisher Scientific announced a new suite of Ion Torrent Oncomine immune repertoire assays designed to detect potentially malignant clones of T cells and B cells. Read More
NuProbe touts success of deep-learning model
July 19, 2021 -- NuProbe Global is touting research on a deep-learning model for predicting next-generation sequencing depth from DNA probe sequences. Read More
BioIVT acquires Tissue Solutions
July 19, 2021 -- BioIVT has announced the company has acquired Tissue Solutions, a virtual biobank based in the U.K. Read More
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