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Inovio and Beijing Advaccine to advance vaccine against Coronavirus

Inovio and Beijing Advaccine to advance vaccine against Coronavirus

30 Jan 2020

Agreement will facilitate clinical trial translations in China.

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First human trial of monoclonal antibody to prevent malaria opens

First human trial of monoclonal antibody to prevent malaria opens

28 Jan 2020

If proven safe and effective, mAb CIS43LS might be used prophylactically by tourists, medical workers or military personnel who travel to areas where malaria is common.

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Merck invests in biotech development facility in Switzerland

Merck invests in biotech development facility in Switzerland

27 Jan 2020

€250 million to be invested during the 2019-2022 period in new facility bridging research and manufacturing.

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Grey Wolf Therapeutics secures funding for cancer therapies development

Grey Wolf Therapeutics secures funding for cancer therapies development

21 Jan 2020

The company targets ERAP antigen presentation pathways with the aim of ‘illuminating’ non-responsive tumours for attack and destruction by the immune system.

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Wuxi to acquire Bayer final drug product manufacturing site

Wuxi to acquire Bayer final drug product manufacturing site

17 Jan 2020

First drug product facility in Europe to complement WuXi Biologics’ existing commercial manufacturing capacities.

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BioMarin gets go-ahead to start gene therapy clinical trials

BioMarin gets go-ahead to start gene therapy clinical trials

15 Jan 2020

BMN 307 represents a potential third PKU treatment option from BioMarin and its second gene therapy clinical program.

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Partnership formed to develop and commercialise ready-to-use medicine

Partnership formed to develop and commercialise ready-to-use medicine

13 Jan 2020

The product being developed will use proprietary drug formulation technology platform Arestat to deliver new reformulations of existing, complex products.

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UCB to build new biotech manufacturing plant in Belgium

UCB to build new biotech manufacturing plant in Belgium

31 Dec 2019

Capacity to serve global late-stage development and commercial manufacturing of monoclonal antibody drug substance to support new product launches.

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Sartorius tests and develops AI in its products and platforms

Sartorius tests and develops AI in its products and platforms

20 Dec 2019

Customers and partners look set to benefit from reduced development times and costs of medical drugs.

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'Niche' CMO invests in UK facility to expand viral vector sterile manufacturing

'Niche' CMO invests in UK facility to expand viral vector sterile manufacturing

17 Dec 2019

CMO's customer base has grown by more than 25% in 2019 alone, and investment and demand for services is estimated to increase output by another 25-30% in 2020.

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Sanofi bolsters its immuno-oncology pipeline for $2.5B

Sanofi bolsters its immuno-oncology pipeline for $2.5B

6 Dec 2019

Lead asset THOR-707 being explored across multiple solid tumor types alone and in combination with immune checkpoint inhibitors and other future IO combinations.

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Eli Lilly unveils shared innovation laboratory in San Francisco

Eli Lilly unveils shared innovation laboratory in San Francisco

3 Dec 2019

Lilly Gateway Labs will provide biotech companies direct access to Lilly scientists and expertise.

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