Genomic & Biopharma News

Research unlocks potential new therapies for inflammatory diseases
Macrophages are frontline cells in our immune system. They detect microbial invaders and also tissue injury and then mount an appropriate response needed to clear the infection and repair the damaged tissue.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2016-12-05 14:56:00

Roche's Gazyva aims to beat blockbuster Rituxan. Can its latest ASH data help?
Roche's Gazyva aims to beat blockbuster Rituxan. Can its latest ASH data help? tracy Mon, 12/05/2016 - 09:44
Fierce Pharma, 2016-12-05 14:44:08

AstraZeneca to shuffle off U.K. finance jobs as part of $1.1B cost-cutting scheme
AstraZeneca to shuffle off U.K. finance jobs as part of $1.1B cost-cutting scheme esagonowsky Mon, 12/05/2016 - 09:41
Fierce Pharma, 2016-12-05 14:41:13

Can CAR-T cancer treatments be fine-tuned to avoid toxic side effects?
Can CAR-T cancer treatments be fine-tuned to avoid toxic side effects? arlene.weintraub Mon, 12/05/2016 - 09:23
Fierce Biotech, 2016-12-05 14:23:37

Teleflex to acquire Vascular Solutions for $1B
Teleflex to acquire Vascular Solutions for $1B aalidrus Mon, 12/05/2016 - 09:14
Fierce Biotech, 2016-12-05 14:14:07

Highly efficient genome engineering in flowering plants
Plant biologists have developed a genome editing method to knockout target genes in a model plant with high efficiency. The team reports a new CRISPR/Cas9 vector for the model plant that can strongly induce inheritable mutations. This method is expected to become a powerful molecular tool for genome engineering in various plant species.
ScienceDaily, 2016-12-05 13:59:25

Takeda expands Ireland site to up production of cancer drug Ninlaro
Takeda expands Ireland site to up production of cancer drug Ninlaro epalmer Mon, 12/05/2016 - 08:55
Fierce Pharma, 2016-12-05 13:55:23

New study examines parenting strategies that may influence children's disruptive behaviour
A new study has examined the interaction between coparenting and coercive parenting in predicting children's disruptive behaviour.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2016-12-05 13:44:34

Milk from genetically-altered goats may trigger less severe allergic reactions, study finds
The presence of the allergen β-Lactoglobulin (BLG) in the milk of goats and other ungulates restricts the consumption of goat's milk by humans.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2016-12-05 13:29:13