New genomic mechanisms of disease research center to open
September 16, 2021 -- Novo Nordisk Foundation, the Broad Institute of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, and Harvard University announced they will launch a center to study the genomic mechanisms of disease. Read More
Flywheel buys Radiologics, raises $22M
September 16, 2021 -- Research informatics firm Flywheel has acquired imaging data management and analytics firm Radiologics. Flywheel supported the acquisition with a $21.5 million financing round. Read More
Medidata lands Labcorp as new client
September 15, 2021 -- Labcorp Drug Development has chosen Medidata's Sensor Cloud platform to expand its decentralized clinical trial capabilities. Read More
Diadem Biotherapeutics wins Amgen's Golden Ticket award
September 15, 2021 -- Diadem Biotherapeutics has been awarded the first Amgen Golden Ticket award, winning one year of lab space at BioLabs LA at the Lundquist Institute in West Carson, CA. Read More
ThermoGenesis wins NIH grant for cell-processing disposable product
September 14, 2021 -- ThermoGenesis has received a $250,000 Small Business Innovation Research phase I grant from the U.S. National Institutes of Health (NIH) to develop and test the company's single-use sterile cell-processing disposable product. Read More
Bio-Techne launches iPSC expansion medium
September 14, 2021 -- Bio-Techne has unveiled ExCellerate iPSC Expansion Medium, a new medium to support the expansion and maintenance of induced pluripotent stem cells (iPSCs) for research and translational applications. Read More
Twist inks collaboration deal with Adicet Bio
September 13, 2021 -- Twist Bioscience and Adicet Bio will collaborate on the discovery and development of gamma delta T-cell cancer therapies. Read More
AbCellera acquires TetraGenetics
September 13, 2021 -- Artificial intelligence-powered biotech and drug discovery platform AbCellera has acquired biotechnology firm TetraGenetics. Read More
NIH branch institute launches consortium for pancreatic research
September 10, 2021 -- As part of the Impact of Genomic Variation on Function Consortium, researchers at the University of California, San Diego School of Medicine will receive $6.4 million in grant funding to study how external signals and genetic variations influence the behavior of insulin-producing beta cells in the pancreas. Read More
NIH will fund genomic variation research endeavors
September 10, 2021 -- The National Institutes of Health (NIH) is providing $185 million over five years to the Impact of Genomic Variation on Function Consortium. Read More
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September 27-28
Porto Portugal
Infectious Diseases (ID) Week 2021
September 29 - October 3
San Diego, California United States
Imaging Mass Spectrometry Society (IMSS) 3 in 2021
October 3-6
Colorado Springs, Colorado United States
Cell & Gene Meeting on the Mesa
October 10-14
Carlsbad, California United States
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