Charles River, Deciphex form digital pathology partnership
March 30, 2020 -- Charles River Laboratories has entered into a partnership with software firm Deciphex to offer a digital pathology workflow platform.
Vycellix, Avectas partner for product development
March 26, 2020 -- Vycellix and Avectas have unveiled plans to collaborate on the development of cell-based immunotherapeutic products.
Twist's SARS-CoV-2 quality controls added to FDA materials
March 26, 2020 -- Twist Bioscience's synthetic SARS-CoV-2 RNA quality controls for the development, verification, and validation of diagnostic tests for SARS-CoV-2 are now included in the U.S. Food and Drug Administration's (FDA) reference materials.
TriNetX updates platform to support COVID-19 research
March 24, 2020 -- Global health research network TriNetX said that it has updated its real-world data platform to incorporate specific terminology for COVID-19 test results.
New site shares real-time data about novel coronavirus genetics
March 20, 2020 -- DNAstack has introduced an online networking platform for sharing information about SARS-CoV-2, the virus that causes the respiratory disease COVID-19.
FTC greenlights $20B GE-Danaher deal
March 20, 2020 -- Following an agreement with the U.S. Federal Trade Commission (FTC), GE Healthcare Life Sciences is moving forward with the sale of its GE Biopharma business to Danaher for $20 billion as planned.
NIH shifts noncritical research to maintenance
March 20, 2020 -- The National Institutes of Health (NIH) has decided to shift all laboratory operations that are not mission critical to a maintenance phase, according to a statement released on March 20.
Exothera offers process development, viral vector support to biomanufacturers
March 19, 2020 -- Biomanufacturing company Univercells announced on March 19 that it has established a contract development and manufacturing organization named Exothera to support cell and gene therapy developers with process development and production of viral vectors.
Illumina, IDbyDNA partner for COVID-19 surveillance
March 17, 2020 -- IDbyDNA and Illumina have partnered to bring next-generation sequencing (NGS) workflows to the global microbiology market to combat the COVID-19 pandemic. The companies will accelerate and improve testing for infectious diseases with NGS surveillance technology.
AI visualization maps how SARS-CoV-2 spreads
March 12, 2020 -- Artificial intelligence (AI) developer Graphen has published a visual analysis that demonstrates the evolution of SARS-CoV-2 across the world during the COVID-19 outbreak.
Conferences
Microbiology Society Annual Conference 2020
March 30 - April 3
Edinburgh, Edinburgh, City of United Kingdom
Experimental Biology 2020
April 4
San Diego, California United States
BioProcess International Europe
April 28 - May 1
Amsterdam, Noord-Holland Netherlands
Lab of the Future USA
May 19-20
Boston, Massachusetts United States
2nd Annual Cell Therapy Bioprocessing Conference
June 25-26
Boston, Massachusetts United States
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