Century, Outpace partner on CAR engineering
October 7, 2021 -- Century Therapeutics and Outpace Bio have entered into a research collaboration on CAR engineering. Read More
CCC launches new search feature to RightFind
October 7, 2021 -- The Copyright Clearance Center (CCC) has added a semantic search feature (semantic search) to its RightFind Navigate application through a partnership with SciBite, an Elsevier company. Read More
Pfizer partners with Voyager on AAV capsids
October 7, 2021 -- Pfizer has signed a deal to exercise its options to license novel capsids generated from Voyager Therapeutics' RNA-driven Tracer (tropism redirection of adeno-associated virus by cell-type-specific expression of RNA) screening technology. Read More
Twist, Centogene to develop rare disease assay kits
October 7, 2021 -- Twist Bioscience and Centogene have signed a contract to collaborate on the development and commercialization of custom assay kits for rare diseases. Read More
Thermo Fisher unveils new NK cell culture medium
October 6, 2021 -- Thermo Fisher Scientific has introduced Gibco Cell Therapy Systems NK-Xpander Medium, a new cell culture medium that supports the large-scale growth and culture of functional natural killer (NK) cells for cell and gene therapies. Read More
Iqvia's Q2 Solutions opens new lab
October 6, 2021 -- Iqvia announced the opening of a 160,000-sq-ft lab for its subsidiary, Q2 Solutions. The lab will be located at the Iqvia Innovation Park Campus in North Carolina. Read More
Twist Bioscience expands Alliance Panel
October 6, 2021 -- Twist Bioscience has expanded its Alliance Panel offering to include products designed by expert collaborators that have a wide range of clinical applications. Read More
NIH director will step down by end of 2021
October 5, 2021 -- Longtime U.S. National Institutes of Health (NIH) Director Dr. Francis Collins, PhD, will leave his post by the end of the year. Read More
Pershing Square invites applications for 2022 research prize
October 4, 2021 -- The Pershing Square Sohn Cancer Research Alliance is inviting applications for its 2022 Pershing Square Sohn Prize for Young Investigators in Cancer Research. Read More
BioLife secures CAR T-cell therapy development deal
October 4, 2021 -- BioLife Solutions has secured a deal with an undisclosed global pharmaceutical company to support that firm's regulatory and commercial launch of a new CAR T-cell therapy. Read More
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Northeast Regional Laboratory Staff and Core Directors (NERLSCD) 2021
November 3-5
Portsmouth, New Hampshire United States
CPhI Worldwide 2021
November 9-11
Milan, Lombardia Italy
Society for Immunotherapy of Cancer (SITC) Annual Meeting
November 10-14
Washington, DC, District of Columbia United States
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