New study to ease plight of patients with advanced cancer

Patients with advanced cancer are to test a therapy aimed at reducing their symptoms and improving quality of life. The treatment - called bermekimab - could help with improving outcomes in cancer, including reducing symptoms...

Better Coverage Assays for Better HCP-ELISAs: Quantifying The Benefits

Biotechnology has turned cells into machines capable of making biological medicines that are more effective and better targeted than traditional drugs. But manufacturing biopharmaceuticals in a living system is difficult. As well as the desired...

Eggshells can enhance growth of new, strong bones

Eggshells can enhance the growth of new, strong bones needed in medical procedures, a team of UMass Lowell researchers has discovered. The technique developed by UMass Lowell could one day be applied to repair bones...

BioNTech Raises Whopping €290M to Fund Personalized mRNA Vaccines for Cancer

In one of the biggest ever funding rounds in European biotech, the German company BioNTech has raised a Series B of €289.5M ($325M) to develop individualized cancer vaccines. BioNTech will use the money to fuel...

Blue Water Vaccines, developing universal flu vaccine, closes $7 million led by CincyTech

Vaccine based on pioneering mathematical models, research from University of Oxford Credit: Blue Water Vaccines Vaccine based on pioneering mathematical models, research from University of Oxford CincyTech leads oversubscribed...

Global Agricultural Biotechnology Market Will Reach USD 67.01 Billion By 2025: Zion Market Research...

New York, NY, July 09, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Zion Market Research has published a new report titled “Agricultural Biotechnology Market by Type (Molecular Diagnostics, Molecular Markers, Tissue Culture, Vaccines, Genetic Engineering, and Others)...

Europe’s Leading Patent Law Firms: biotechnology & food – Financial Times

About this Special Report We highlight Europe’s most highly rated patent law firms as recommended by clients and peers. Plus: carmakers’ designs for the future; technical knowhow and legal skill is a potent mix; delays...

New technology could improve surgical outcomes for cancer patients

A study led by researchers at RCSI's Department of Chemistry has the potential to help surgeons more accurately remove tumors and detect cancer in lymph nodes during surgery. The research, led by RCSI Professor...

New alliance will focus on the structural visualization of novel druggable sites

Jul 8 2019 PhoreMost, the UK-based biopharmaceutical company dedicated to drugging ‘undruggable’ disease targets, today announced it has entered into a structural biology focussed collaboration with the Centre for Chemical Biology and Therapeutics (CCBT), Bangalore,...

Why Orthotopic Tumor Models Are Key to Successful Cancer Therapies

One of the greatest challenges faced by researchers in preclinical oncology studies is the translatability of animal models. Mimicking human diseases accurately to investigate the effects of novel therapeutics is a demanding task. With...