PerkinElmer posts growth in Q2
July 26, 2021 -- PerkinElmer posted revenue and operating income increases in its second quarter 2021. Read More
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
Twist incorporates Molcure AI into antibody discovery efforts
July 26, 2021 -- Twist Bioscience announced that it has used Molcure's artificial intelligence (AI) technology to generate new cancer antibodies. Read More
Wheeler Bio launches as antibody biomanufacturing company
July 22, 2021 -- Biotechnology ecosystem company Alloy Therapeutics and investment firm Echo Investment Capital announced the launch of Wheeler Bio, a new biomanufacturing company. 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
LabGenius announces research collaboration with Ablynx
July 16, 2021 -- LabGenius has announced a research collaboration with Ablynx, a Sanofi company, for therapeutic proteins. Read More
Grit Bio secures funding for development of TIL therapies
July 16, 2021 -- Grit Bio has secured a round of financing that it plans to use to develop tumor-infiltrating lymphocyte (TIL) therapies. The funding amount was not disclosed. Read More
Shape to advance RNA tech platform with $112M in new funding
July 15, 2021 -- Shape Therapeutics announced it raised $112 million in financing to continue building its growing portfolio of RNA technologies. Read More
NIST gives $135M to NIIMBL to bolster U.S. supply chains
July 15, 2021 -- The U.S. National Institute for Innovation in Manufacturing Biopharmaceuticals (NIIMBL) announced it has received $153 million in new funding from the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST). Read More
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CPhI North America
August 10-12
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania United States
Bioprocessing Summit
August 16-19
Boston, Massachusetts United States
6th Annual CAR-TCR Summit
August 30 - September 2
Online
European Congress of Immunology (ECI) 2021
September 1-4
Belgrade Serbia
Medical Affairs Strategic Summit (MASS)
September 13-15
New Brunswick, New Jersey United States
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