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Report Reveals Fall in Venture Capital Investment in US Biotech And Pharma Start-ups

Report Reveals Fall in Venture Capital Investment in US Biotech And Pharma Start-ups

26 Jul 2012

There has been a fall in venture capital investment in the life sciences industry in the US.

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US Biopharmaceuticals Have Almost 200 Mental Illness Drugs in Development

US Biopharmaceuticals Have Almost 200 Mental Illness Drugs in Development

23 Jul 2012

There are almost 200 biopharmaceutical products for mental illness in development in the US at this time.

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Compugen & Merck Serono Establish Novel Biomarker Company

Compugen & Merck Serono Establish Novel Biomarker Company

29 Jun 2012

Neviah Genomics is a new company being created by Compugen and Merck Serono.

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Biopharmaceutical Companies Face Document Management Challenges

Biopharmaceutical Companies Face Document Management Challenges

25 Jun 2012

A survey has highlighted the challenges faced by life sciences companies with regard to document management.

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Debiopharm & Ascepion to Collaborate on New Oncology Drug

Debiopharm & Ascepion to Collaborate on New Oncology Drug

21 Jun 2012

Swiss-based Debiopharm Group and China's Ascepion Pharmaceuticals hope to bring a new anti-cancer drug to market.

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DSM Announces Patent Grants for Proprietary XD Biomanufacturing Technology

DSM Announces Patent Grants for Proprietary XD Biomanufacturing Technology

19 Jun 2012

DSM Pharmaceutical Products has announced that several countries have granted patents or have given statements of patent allowance to its proprietary XD? high cell density process technology.

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BioInvent & Cancer Research Technology Announce Oncology Collaboration

BioInvent & Cancer Research Technology Announce Oncology Collaboration

15 Jun 2012

A new collaboration between BioInvent, Cancer Research Technology and Queen Mary, University of London will aim to speed up the discovery and development of new cancer treatments.

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Biopharma Must Understand Local Healthcare Needs, Report Says

Biopharma Must Understand Local Healthcare Needs, Report Says

14 Jun 2012

Biopharmaceutical services company Quintiles has highlighted the need for drugmakers to adapt their marketing strategies.

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New Stemcell Technologies Products to Advance Pluripotent Stem Cell Research

New Stemcell Technologies Products to Advance Pluripotent Stem Cell Research

13 Jun 2012

Stemcell Technologies is adding a series of new products to its portfolio of high quality cell culture media for stem cell scientists.

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BioCryst Pharmaceuticals announces restructuring

BioCryst Pharmaceuticals announces restructuring

12 Jun 2012

BioCryst is streamlining its portfolio of antivirals in a bid to lower costs.

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India & Spain to Launch Collaborative Programmes in Biotech Sector

India & Spain to Launch Collaborative Programmes in Biotech Sector

11 Jun 2012

The objective of this joint programme is to promote and fund market-driven research and technology development as well as to encourage partnerships and business-led R&D&I collaborative projects in the field of biotechnology.

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Report Highlights Importance of Communication for Pharma-biotech Deals

Report Highlights Importance of Communication for Pharma-biotech Deals

4 Jun 2012

Open and frequent communication is vitally important for the success of partnerships between pharmaceutical and biotech companies.

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