Arranta Bio to expand manufacturing to include mRNA vaccine support
September 24, 2021 -- Arranta Bio, a contract development and manufacturing organization, plans to expand its manufacturing capacity at its Watertown, MA, facility to include support for developers of messenger RNA (mRNA) vaccines. Read More
Everest Medicines and AbCellera ink multiyear deal
September 23, 2021 -- Everest Medicines and AbCellera have entered into a multiyear collaboration and license agreement to discover therapeutic antibodies for up to 10 targets that will be selected by Everest. The initial programs will focus on targets in oncology, Everest said. Read More
Quinten Health, Aetion partner on AI for research studies
September 23, 2021 -- Artificial intelligence (AI) developer Quinten Health and Aetion, a real-world evidence technology provider, have formed a strategic partnership to offer an integrated range of products and services. Read More
STM working group to address image alterations, duplication
September 22, 2021 -- The International Association of Scientific, Technical and Medical Publishers (STM) has appointed a working group -- the Standards and Technology Committee (STEC) -- to answer questions about automatic image alteration and duplication detection in scholarly publications. Read More
PathAI, Summit Clinical partner for NASH trial services
September 22, 2021 -- PathAI recently entered a partnership with Summit Clinical Research to launch a clinical trial services solution for developers of drugs to treat nonalcoholic steatohepatitis (NASH). Read More
BioChain expands line of NGS-characterized biosamples
September 22, 2021 -- The BioChain Institute recently expanded its line of next-generation sequencing-characterized biosamples, the company announced. Read More
Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine safe for kids ages 5-11
September 20, 2021 -- Pfizer and BioNTech's COVID-19 vaccine is safe and well tolerated and showed robust neutralizing antibody responses in children between the ages of 5 and 11, according to clinical trial results. Read More
Illumina Ventures raises $325M to fund health startups
September 20, 2021 -- Illumina Ventures has raised $325 million for its second investment fund, which will support healthcare startups. Read More
SmartLabs raises $250M in funding
September 20, 2021 -- SmartLabs has raised $250 million in financing that will be used to help the company scale its operations to 2 million square feet within five years. Read More
Lunit highlights use of AI in drug trials at ESMO
September 17, 2021 -- Lunit's artificial intelligence (AI) software for tissue analysis is being used in various drug development research trials, with the company presenting three studies at the 2021 European Society for Medical Oncology (ESMO) congress. Read More
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Colorado Springs, Colorado United States
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