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AI technology company launches with Novartis and Sarepta deals

AI technology company launches with Novartis and Sarepta deals

11 May 2020

Collaborations focus on gene therapies for serious eye and muscle diseases using Dyno’s CapsidMap artificial intelligence platform to design AAV vectors.

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Bio-Rad launches anti-certolizumab pegol antibodies

Bio-Rad launches anti-certolizumab pegol antibodies

5 May 2020

Using this critical antibody reagent at the preclinical stage of development will minimize the need to revalidate assays with different reagents at the clinical development stage.

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AstraZeneca incredibly excited by lung cancer treatment trial

AstraZeneca "incredibly excited" by lung cancer treatment trial

13 Apr 2020

Independent Data Monitoring Committee (IDMC) recommends unblind Phase III trial of Tagrisso 2 years ahead of schedule.

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BERG named visionary in first-ever Frost Radar AI in Drug Discovery report

BERG named visionary in first-ever Frost Radar AI in Drug Discovery report

13 Apr 2020

The biotech pioneer is one of the first companies to develop corporate partnerships in this application of artificial intelligence (AI) for drug discovery.

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German pharma companies are meeting the corona stress test

German pharma companies are meeting the corona "stress test"

7 Apr 2020

The head of the leading German pharmaceutical industry organization says German firms are working top-speed to find coronavirus medications.

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Evotec expands into gene therapy with new Austrian unit

Evotec expands into gene therapy with new Austrian unit

6 Apr 2020

Evotec has established a dedicated gene therapy-based R&D site in Orth an der Donau, Austria with the immediate focus of spearheading a partnership with Japan’s Takeda to support its research projects, the German drug discovery firm said Monday.

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Servier strengthens its R&D pipeline with Symphogen acquisition

Servier strengthens its R&D pipeline with Symphogen acquisition

6 Apr 2020

Symphogen becomes the antibody center of excellence within Servier.

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World’s leading biobanks join a global network to advance personalized healthcare research

World’s leading biobanks join a global network to advance personalized healthcare research

6 Apr 2020

The platform enables collaboration between pharmaceutical institutions, healthcare and academic researchers to generate valuable insights and advance medical research.

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European patent granted for amatoxin conjugates for tumor therapy

European patent granted for amatoxin conjugates for tumor therapy

31 Mar 2020

The patent covers the crosslinking of certain carrier molecules, for example, antibodies, via specific binding sites to amatoxins.

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New blood test able to detect 50 cancer types

New blood test able to detect 50 cancer types

31 Mar 2020

Study data support blood test's ability to detect 50 types of cancer and identify where in the body the cancer is located.

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Alvotech and DKSH partner to bring key biosimilar to Asia

Alvotech and DKSH partner to bring key biosimilar to Asia

24 Mar 2020

Together, the companies will provide APAC markets with a cost-effective alternative to the largest-selling blockbuster medicine worldwide.

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Positive update on the development of new XF‐platform drug formulations

Positive update on the development of new XF‐platform drug formulations

24 Mar 2020

Collaboration with MedPharm delivers data profiling new XF‐platform drug formulations as potential treatments for dermal and ocular infections.

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