Genomic & Biopharma News

Use of Terahertz imaging in the pharmaceutical industry talk at this year’s Photonics West by TeraView
TeraView, the pioneer and leader in terahertz technology and solutions is pleased to announce that Dr Phil Taday, Head of Applications at TeraView, will be giving an invited talk on the use of Terahertz imaging in the pharmaceutical industry at this year’s Photonics West event to be held at The Moscone Center, San Francisco, USA.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2017-01-30 11:39:00

Acupuncture improves effectiveness of standard treatment for chronic pain and depression
Health specialists at the University of York have found than acupuncture treatment can boost the effectiveness of standard medical care, lessening the severity of chronic pain and depression.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2017-01-30 11:30:58

Clinical researchers in the Americas – connect with top researchers and showcase your talents and skills
Clinical researchers in the Americas: you've got until February 8 to take part in a prestigious competition that offers a unique career development opportunity. PharmaTimes Clinical Researcher of the Year – The Americas is open for entries!
PharmaTimes, 2017-01-30 11:08:12

ALCMI and Scancell collaborate to advance cancer vaccine clinical trials in NSCLC patients
The Addario Lung Cancer Medical Institute, the Bonnie J. Addario Lung Cancer Foundation and Scancell Holdings PLC today announce a collaboration to evaluate the use of Scancell's second innovative cancer vaccine, SCIB2, from its ImmunoBody platform to treat non-small cell lung cancer.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2017-01-30 11:01:18

‘Fear’ a key barrier to seeking medical help
'Fear of finding out' is a key barrier preventing or delaying adults from seeking medical advice when concerned about their health or making healthier lifestyle choices, finds new research by AbbVie and 2020Health.
PharmaTimes, 2017-01-30 10:57:03

NHS GP Health Service launches in England
A free, confidential service designed to improve access to mental health support for general practitioners and trainee GPs who may be suffering from mental ill-health and addiction has been launched across England today (Jan 30).
PharmaTimes, 2017-01-30 10:22:42

Illumina rolls out scaled-up prenatal testing software in EU
Illumina rolls out scaled-up prenatal testing software in EU nick.paul.taylor Mon, 01/30/2017 - 04:58
Fierce Biotech, 2017-01-30 09:58:37

Eight medicines leap towards EU approval
Eight medicines - including two biosimilars - have taken a giant step towards being approved for the European market having won favour with the European Medicines Agency's Committee for Medicinal Products for Human Use (CHMP).
PharmaTimes, 2017-01-30 09:57:42

Novo to stream £115m into the UK via Oxford deal
Novo Nordisk has unveiled plans to invest £115 million over 10 years into a new research centre housed by the University of Oxford, marking a major boost for UK life sciences.
PharmaTimes, 2017-01-30 09:24:52