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  • BioCryst, NIH infectious news

    BioCryst Pharmaceuticals Inc. (NASDAQ:BCRX), Durham, N.C. National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Md. Business: Infectious BioCryst said NIHs National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Disease (NIAID) exercised …

    Published on 8/18/2014
  • Emergent BioSolutions, U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention infectious news

    Emergent BioSolutions Inc. (NYSE:EBS), Rockville, Md. U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Ga. Business: Infectious Emergent said the CDC exercised options under a 2012 award valued at $18.9 million…

    Published on 8/18/2014
  • Gilead, Roche infectious news

    Gilead Sciences Inc. (NASDAQ:GILD), Foster City, Calif. Roche (SIX:ROG; OTCQX:RHHBY), Basel, Switzerland Business: Infectious Gilead disclosed in an SEC filing last week that an arbitration panel ruled that Roche failed…

    Published on 8/18/2014
  • Google other news

    Google Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG), Mountain View, Calif. Business: Other Google began the pilot stage of the Baseline Study to collect bodily fluids, including blood and saliva, from 175 healthy volunteers. The company said it …

    Published on 8/18/2014
  • Knight Therapeutics infectious news

    Knight Therapeutics Inc. (TSX:GUD), Westmount, Quebec Business: Infectious Knight hired an investment bank to sell its neglected tropical disease Priority Review voucher. Knight received the voucher from FDA in March …

    Published on 8/18/2014
  • LTS Lohamnn Therapie-Systeme AG, Novartis, BWK GmbH, dievini Hopp BioTech drug delivery news

    LTS Lohamnn Therapie-Systeme AG, Andernach, Germany Novartis AG (NYSE:NVS; SIX:NOVN), Basel, Switzerland BWK GmbH, Stuttgart, Germany dievini Hopp Biotech Holding GmbH & Co. KG, Walldorf, Germany Business: Drug delivery…

    Published on 8/18/2014
  • Sinovac, Beijing Centers for Disease Control and Prevention infectious news

    Sinovac Biotech Ltd. (NASDAQ:SVA), Beijing, China Beijing Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Beijing, China Business: Infectious Sinovac said the Beijing CDC selected Sinovac as a supplier of seasonal influenza…

    Published on 8/18/2014
  • Soligenix, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, NIH other news

    Soligenix Inc. (OTCBB:SNGX), Princeton, N.J. U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Washington, D.C. National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Md. Business: Other Soligenix said NIHs National Institute of Allergy …

    Published on 8/18/2014
  • UCB neurology, autoimmune, inflammation news

    UCB Group (Euronext:UCB), Brussels, Belgium Business: Neurology, Autoimmune, Inflammation UCB joined an online portal from software provider ideaPoint Inc. (Quincy, Mass.) through which researchers can request access to…

    Published on 8/18/2014
  • BGI, University of Birmingham high throughput screening, genomics news

    BGI, Shenzhen, China University of Birmingham, Birmingham, U.K. Business: High throughput screening, Genomics BGI and the University of Birmingham partnered to create the Joint Centre for Environmental Omics. JCEO will …

    Published on 8/11/2014
  • Environmental Protection Agency, Food and Drug Administration, NIH other news

    Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), Washington, D.C. Food and Drug Administration, Silver Spring, Md. National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Md. Business: Other NIHs National Center for Advancing Translational …

    Published on 8/11/2014
  • Express Scripts other news

    Express Scripts Holding Co. (NASDAQ:ESRX), St. Louis, Mo. Business: Other Pharmacy benefit manager Express Scripts released a list of 66 therapies it will not cover starting Jan.1, 2015. The list includes 25 drugs it …

    Published on 8/11/2014
  • Mapp Biopharmaceutical infectious news

    Mapp Biopharmaceutical Inc., San Diego, Calif. Business: Infectious Mapp is increasing production of its ZMapp Ebola treatment as quickly as possible after reports of the compounds efficacy in two Americans infected in …

    Published on 8/11/2014
  • Amgen biopharmaceuticals news

    Amgen Inc. (NASDAQ:AMGN), Thousand Oaks, Calif. Business: Biopharmaceuticals Amgen disclosed in its 2Q14 results that its board approved a plan to reduce headcount by about 12-15%, or 2,400-2,900, companywide through …

    Published on 8/4/2014
  • Aptiv Solutions, Eli Lilly, J&J, Novartis, Pfizer, Roche other news

    Aptiv Solutions, Reston, Va. Eli Lilly and Co. (NYSE:LLY), Indianapolis, Ind. Johnson & Johnson (NYSE:JNJ), New Brunswick, N.J. Novartis AG (NYSE:NVS; SIX:NOVN), Basel, Switzerland Pfizer Inc. (NYSE:PFE), New York, N.Y.…

    Published on 8/4/2014
  • BioMarin, Regeneron, Sanofi other news

    BioMarin Pharmaceutical Inc. (NASDAQ:BMRN), Novato, Calif. Regeneron Pharmaceuticals Inc. (NASDAQ:REGN), Tarrytown, N.Y. Sanofi (Euronext:SAN;NYSE:SNY), Paris, France Business: Other BioMarin said it sold a Priority …

    Published on 8/4/2014
  • Illumina, Genomics England, Medical Research Council, NHS England, Wellcome Trust genomics news

    Illumina Inc. (NASDAQ:ILMN), San Diego, Calif. Genomics England Ltd., London, U.K. Medical Research Council, London, U.K. NHS England, Redditch, U.K. Wellcome Trust, London, U.K. Business: Genomics U.K. Prime Minister …

    Published on 8/4/2014
  • Novartis other news

    Novartis AG (NYSE:NVS; SIX:NOVN), Basel, Switzerland Business: Other Novartis released new guidelines on investigator-initiated trials, which it defines as studies developed and sponsored by an independent investigator…

    Published on 8/4/2014
  • Reckitt Benckiser neurology news

    Reckitt Benckiser Group plc (LSE:RB), Slough, U.K. Business: Neurology Reckitt Benckiser disclosed in its 2Q14 earnings that it plans to spin out Reckitt Benckiser Pharmaceuticals Inc. its pharmaceutical business with…

    Published on 8/4/2014
  • Allergan dermatology, ophthalmic news

    Allergan Inc. (NYSE:AGN), Irvine, Calif. Business: Dermatology, Ophthalmic Allergan said it will reduce headcount by about 1,500 (13%) to about 10,200. The cuts include about 700 R&D positions and about 250 positions …

    Published on 7/28/2014
  • AstraZeneca, Eli Lilly, GlaxoSmithKline, J&J, Pfizer, Takeda, UCB, Medical Research Council pharmaceuticals news

    AstraZeneca plc (LSE:AZN; NYSE:AZN), London, U.K. Eli Lilly and Co. (NYSE:LLY), Indianapolis, Ind. GlaxoSmithKline plc (LSE:GSK; NYSE:GSK), London, U.K. Johnson & Johnson (NYSE:JNJ), New Brunswick, N.J. Pfizer Inc. (…

    Published on 7/28/2014
  • Beth Israel Deaconess cancer, gene/cell therapy news

    Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, Mass. Business: Cancer, Gene/Cell therapy Beth Israels cancer center launched the Institute for RNA Medicine to identify non-coding RNA pathways and develop therapeutics …

    Published on 7/28/2014
  • Broad Institute neurology news

    Broad Institute of MIT and Harvard, Cambridge, Mass. Business: Neurology Philanthropist Ted Stanley committed $650 million to the Stanley Center for Psychiatric Research at the Broad Institute the largest ever funding…

    Published on 7/28/2014
  • Illumina genomics news

    Illumina Inc. (NASDAQ:ILMN), San Diego, Calif. Business: Genomics Illumina disclosed in an SEC filing that Genomics England Ltd. (London, U.K.) has selected Illumina as the preferred partner for the sequencing element …

    Published on 7/28/2014
  • International Stem Cell gene/cell therapy news

    International Stem Cell Corp. (OTCBB:ISCO), Carlsbad, Calif. Business: Gene/Cell therapy Advocate General Cruz Villalon from the European Court of Justice issued an opinion arguing that an ovum whose development has …

    Published on 7/21/2014

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