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WuXi STA to build new R&D center in Shanghai

WuXi STA to build new R&D center in Shanghai

1 May 2018

Integrated one-site solution for partners to push forward innovative APIs and advanced intermediates from preclinical to commercial stage.

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Cambrex completes new $3.2M analytical R&D laboratory at its High Point, NC Facility

Cambrex completes new $3.2M analytical R&D laboratory at its High Point, NC Facility

24 Apr 2018

The aboratory’s primary function is to broaden analytical support for customer projects being developed and manufactured at the High Point site.

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Manufacturing collaboration to advance PMD-026 toward IND

Manufacturing collaboration to advance PMD-026 toward IND

18 Apr 2018

MD-026 is the first RSK inhibitor to demonstrate potential disease-modifying properties in triple-negative breast cancer.

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Omega-3s from fish oil supplements no better than placebo for dry eye

Omega-3s from fish oil supplements no better than placebo for dry eye

15 Apr 2018

NIH-funded study finds omega-3 fails to yield beneficial results in the clinic.

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Hope on the horizon for hair loss sufferers

Hope on the horizon for hair loss sufferers

13 Mar 2018

First patient treated in Follicum’s Phase IIa study of FOL-005 for stimulation of hair growth.

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Biogen to acquire first-in-class Phase IIb ready asset for cognitive impairment

Biogen to acquire first-in-class Phase IIb ready asset for cognitive impairment

12 Mar 2018

PF-04958242 is an AMPA receptor potentiator designed to facilitate neurotransmission.

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New Cosentyx data look promising for patients with scalp psoriasis

New Cosentyx data look promising for patients with scalp psoriasis

21 Feb 2018

Majority of patients with scalp psoriasis on Cosentyx (secukinumab) achieved clear skin at Weeks 12 and 24 and improved quality of life.

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Lonza to establish cell- and gene-therapy Centers of Excellence to accelerate growth

Lonza to establish cell- and gene-therapy Centers of Excellence to accelerate growth

20 Feb 2018

The Centers of Excellence will allow custoners to access customer-centric solutions.

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Expanded GXP compliance increases Concept's breadth of services

Expanded GXP compliance increases Concept's breadth of services

9 Feb 2018

Successful MHRA inspection at Dundee site confirms GLP accreditation for in vitro safety studies and bioanalysis.

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'Effective' hair loss treatment candidate advances to Phase IIa

'Effective' hair loss treatment candidate advances to Phase IIa

7 Feb 2018

German Medicines Agency sees potential in FOL-005 - a modified version of the endogenous protein, osteopontin - the green light for further studies.

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Metrion Biosciences awarded £200k funding to further develop in-house drug discovery pipeline

Metrion Biosciences awarded £200k funding to further develop in-house drug discovery pipeline

6 Feb 2018

Funding will support further development of recently acquired small molecule assets for treatment of autoimmune disease.

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Lab automation systems for faster scientific breakthroughs

Lab automation systems for faster scientific breakthroughs

5 Feb 2018

PAA showcases its complete range of automation solutions, suitable for any type of laboratory or application, at SLAS2018.

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