Genomic & Biopharma News

Penn study finds evidence of AD neuropathology in post-mortem brains of LBD patients
Patients who had a diagnosis of Parkinson's disease (PD) with dementia (PDD) or dementia with Lewy bodies (DLB) and had higher levels of Alzheimer's disease (AD) pathology in their donated post-mortem brains also had more severe symptoms of these Lewy body diseases (LBD) during their lives, compared to those whose brains had less AD pathology, according to research from the Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2017-01-06 15:48:05

Troubled Teva walks 2017 guidance down by $1B-plus—and some say it may still be too high
Troubled Teva walks 2017 guidance down by $1B-plus—and some say it may still be too high chelfand Fri, 01/06/2017 - 10:39
Fierce Pharma, 2017-01-06 15:39:25

Next Generation: Biocompatible Microdevices
A new fabrication strategy enables scientists to manufacture fully biocompatible, implantable medical devices. 
The Scientist, 2017-01-06 15:30:00

Houston Methodist researchers advance potential treatment for metaplastic breast cancer
Houston Methodist Hospital researchers have advanced a potential treatment for metaplastic breast cancer--the most aggressive subtype of triple negative breast cancer, into patients in just under four years.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2017-01-06 15:26:30

Grail plans to raise $1B to advance cancer-screening liquid biopsy
Grail plans to raise $1B to advance cancer-screening liquid biopsy aalidrus Fri, 01/06/2017 - 10:19
Fierce Biotech, 2017-01-06 15:19:08

Northwestern Medicine scientists identify targeted molecular therapy that halts childhood leukemia
Northwestern Medicine scientists have discovered the genetic driver of a rare and lethal childhood leukemia and identified a targeted molecular therapy that halts the proliferation of leukemic cells.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2017-01-06 15:13:55

Mylan crafting new EpiPen sales model as it pushes past pricing mess
Mylan crafting new EpiPen sales model as it pushes past pricing mess esagonowsky Fri, 01/06/2017 - 09:56
Fierce Pharma, 2017-01-06 14:56:51

Harnessing light and red blood cells to improve drug delivery
Harnessing light and red blood cells to improve drug delivery arlene.weintraub Fri, 01/06/2017 - 09:36
Fierce Biotech, 2017-01-06 14:36:01

Ex-Biogen boss Scangos lands at newly launched infectious disease upstart
Ex-Biogen boss Scangos lands at newly launched infectious disease upstart badams Fri, 01/06/2017 - 09:09
Fierce Biotech, 2017-01-06 14:09:02