New method reveals how giant viruses infect amoeba

Jan 23 2020 Host cells infected with giant viruses behave in a unique manner. To gain deeper insight into the infection mechanism of giant viruses, scientists at Tokyo University of Science developed a specialized algorithm...

Preventing metastasis by stopping cancer cells from making fat

Credit: copy University of Louvain Olivier Feron, a researcher at the University of Louvain (UCLouvain) Institute of Experimental and Clinical Research, seeks to understand how metastases form from a tumour. He already demonstrated that the...

Increasing Per Capita Income to Augment Agricultural Biotechnology Market Growth – Dagoretti News

The rising demand for biofuel and transgenic crops, growing population, regulatory support in Brazil and the U.S., and increasing per capita income are driving the agricultural biotechnology market. It generated a revenue of $28.5...

Male fertility after chemotherapy: New questions raised

A pilot study conducted by Canadian researchers highlights the effect of chemotherapy on male fertility before and after puberty Credit: Géraldine Delbès, INRS A pilot study conducted by...

New approach for the manufacture of Advanced Therapy Medicinal Products

Jan 22 2020 Akron Biotechnology, a leading supplier of ancillary materials to the regenerative medicine industry, today announces the publication of a white paper proposing a new pragmatic, unified and staged approach for the qualification...

Akron Biotechnology publishes industry-wide recommendations for ATMP ancillary material regulation – P&T Community

BOCA RATON, Fla., Jan. 22, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Akron Biotechnology, a leading supplier of ancillary materials to the regenerative medicine industry, today announces the publication of a white paper proposing a new pragmatic, unified...

How Does Compound Management Influence Drug Development Success?

Any compounds you use during drug discovery and development have started their journey long before they ended up in your lab. They have been collected, stored, processed, and then finally delivered to your bench....

3i Establishes a Single-Use Bioprocessing Platform

Officials at the 3i Group report that they have established a single-use bioprocessing platform serving the biopharmaceutical sector with the acquisitions of Cellon, Silicone Altimex, and TBL Performance Plastics. Cellon, based in Luxembourg, and...

Center of Excellence in Industrial Biotechnology seeks seed grant proposals – Mirage News

The Center of Excellence in Industrial Biotechnology at Penn State has announced a new round of seed grant funding for interdisciplinary research, curricular development, or educational activities in the broad area of industrial...

How Biotech Startups Can Have a Stronger Position When Scaling Up

Scaling up the manufacturing process can be a daunting task for any biotech startup. Evelina Vågesjö, CEO of Swedish gene therapy biotech Ilya Pharma, and Jesper Hedberg, Director of the Testa Center facility, explained...