Thursday, September, 19, 2019 02:20:07

Category: Biotechnology

Aimmune Therapeutics closes $98M Investment by Nestlé Health Science

Aimmune Therapeutics Inc., a California-based clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company, has reportedly announced that it has closed the $98 million equity investment by Nestlé Health Science. Reports cite, Nestlé Health Science bought about 3,237,529 newly issued shares of the Brisbane, California-headquartered Aimmune Therapeutics’ common stock, at a …

Quest & OncoCare to advance cancer therapy technology in the U.S.

Canadian biopharmaceutical company, Quest PharmaTech Inc., has reportedly announced its entry into a license agreement with OncoCare Therapeutics Inc., a biopharmaceutical company based in Omaha, Nebraska. According to sources, the duo has come together in a bid to develop and commercialize the targeted cancer therapy …

India and the UK ink MoU to conjointly work on cancer research

The Ministry of Science and Technology has recently announced that India and the United Kingdom have both signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) for collaborating on cancer research at the Inaugural Researchers’ Conference in New Delhi. The India-UK Cancer Research Initiative focused on developing affordable …

CHAOS approach taps CRISPR to alter multiple genes in bacterial cells

Researchers at the University of Colorado Boulder have reportedly developed an unconventional genetic disruption strategy that successfully stymies the growth of antibiotic-resistant bacteria, giving scientists an edge over deadly superbugs. According to data from the Centers for Disease Control, these multiple drug resistant pathogens — …