Genomic & Biopharma News

Exosomes – Key mediators of metastasis and pre-metastatic niche formation
While tumour cells are classically known to communicate via direct cell-to-cell contact and the secretion of soluble protein-based factors such as cytokines and growth factors, alternative novel mechanisms that promote tumour progression have recently emerged. Now, new critical components of the secretome thought to be involved in tumour progression are exosomes, small vesicles of endocytic ...
Exosome RNA Research & Industry News, 2017-01-13 13:17:38

KTCNlncDB – a first platform to investigate lncRNAs expressed in human keratoconus and non-keratoconus corneas
Keratoconus (KTCN, OMIM 148300) is a degenerative eye disorder characterized by progressive stromal thinning that leads to a conical shape of the cornea, resulting in optical aberrations and even loss of visual function. The biochemical background of the disease is poorly understood, which motivated researchers from the Medical University of Warsaw to perform RNA-Seq experiment, ...
lncRNA Research and Industry News, 2017-01-13 13:08:22

Featured RNA-Seq Job – Senior frontend developer at the forefront of cancer research
Job description OncoImmunity AS is an Oslo based bioinformatics company developing software to empower precision cancer immunotherapy. We are looking for a senior frontend developer to drive the frontend architecture and implementation of the OncoImmunity software solutions, with the vision to empower personalized immunotherapy. As the senior frontend developer your main mission will be to initiate ...
Transcriptome Research & Industry News, 2017-01-13 13:01:26

How Plant-Soil Feedback Affects Ecological Diversity
Researchers examine how underground microbes and nutrients affect plant populations.
The Scientist, 2017-01-13 13:00:00

MedCision announce participation at upcoming conference on cell and gene therapy
MedCision, a leader in the automation of pre-clinical and clinical processes, today announced the company’s participation in Phacilitate Cell and Gene Therapy 2017, a conference with the most comprehensive cell and gene therapy agenda in the industry.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2017-01-13 12:54:43

Clinical researchers: gain visibility and recognition in your field
The PharmaTimes International Clinical Researcher of the Year 2017 offers unique career development opportunity for clinical researchers worldwide. The deadline for entry essays is Tuesday 31 January, so don't delay!
PharmaTimes, 2017-01-13 12:40:10

Clinical researchers in the Americas - could you win a coveted Pharma?
Clinical researchers in the Americas: you've got until February 8 to register to take part in this prestigious competition that offers a unique career development opportunity. PharmaTimes Clinical Researcher of the Year – The Americas is open for entry!
PharmaTimes, 2017-01-13 12:01:58

New research defines impact of cannabis on health
A report published this week consolidated all evidence published since 1999 regarding the therapeutic benefits and health risks associated with cannabis and cannabis-derived products, such as marijuana.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2017-01-13 12:01:46

Analyst says Celyad takes lead in CAR-T for solid tumors as THINK trial gets underway
Analyst says Celyad takes lead in CAR-T for solid tumors as THINK trial gets underway phil Fri, 01/13/2017 - 06:55
Fierce Biotech, 2017-01-13 11:55:54