Cancer Genetics and NovellusDx agree to merge

2018-09-19 09:00:29

This transaction will combine Cancer Genetics\' scale, expansive test portfolio and broad data set related to tumor biology with NovellusDx\'s machine learning capabilities to form an oncology-focused precision medicine company.By Team ABLENasdaq-listed Cancer Genetics, which has its Indian operations based out of Hyderabad, India, and NovellusDx Ltd., an Israeli company specialized in functional

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BeiGene selects GE Healthcare’s off-the-shelf biologics factory to boost cancer drugs manufacturing

2018-09-19 08:59:20

BeiGene will boost its late-stage clinical and commercial production capacity for cancer monoclonal antibodies with GE Healthcare’s prefabricated biopharma facility KUBio. By Team ABLEBeiGene Ltd, a commercial-stage biotechnology company focused on developing and commercializing innovative molecularly-targeted and immuno-oncology drugs for the treatment of cancer, has selected GE Healthcare

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Accenture, Merck collaborate with Amazon Web Services to launch drug discovery research platform

2018-09-19 08:58:28

This new research platform is expected to enable an ecosystem that accelerates innovation by creating open, industry-standard application programming interfaces for core research functions. By Team ABLEAccenture and Merck, known as MSD outside the United States and Canada, in collaboration with Amazon Web Services (AWS), will launch a cloud-based informatics research platform designed to help

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BIRAC, WISH partner to provide last mile Primary Healthcare Innovations in Rajasthan

2018-09-18 10:55:10

BIRAC in collaboration with the LEHS-WISH has launched two BIRAC supported innovations in Jaipur last week. By Team ABLEBiotechnology Industry Research Assistance Council (BIRAC), in collaboration with the LEHS-WISH (Wadhwani Initiative for Sustainable Healthcare), National Health Mission, Government of Rajasthan launched two BIRAC supported innovations, SOHUM and ATOM on 4th September 2018,

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Gates Foundation warns on demographic trends threatening global progress; calls for increased focus on health

2018-09-18 10:54:10

Bill and Melinda Gates say investing in young people could unlock productivity and innovation.By Team ABLEThe Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation has launched its second annual Goalkeepers Data Report, pointing to demographic trends that could stall unprecedented progress in reducing global poverty. While 1 billion people have lifted themselves out of poverty over the past 20 years, rapid pop

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DBT announces UK-India Agricultural Data Partnering Workshop

2018-09-18 10:51:49

The joint India-UK multi-disciplinary partnership will aim to enhance and add value to existing animal and plant health data.By Team ABLEThe Department of Biotechnology, Government of India with UK Research and Innovation (UKRI) [the Biotechnology and Biological Sciences Research Council (BBSRC), UK; the Science and Technology Facilities Council (STFC), UK and the Natural Environment Research Coun

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WHO develops benchmark documents for practice in traditional medicine

2018-09-18 10:50:48

WHO is developing Benchmark Documents for practice in Ayurveda, Panckarma and Unani as part of its strategy to provide safe, effective and accessible Traditional Medicine to global community. By Team ABLEThe World Health Organisation is developing Benchmark Documents for practice in Ayurveda, Panckarma and Unani system as part of its global strategy to provide safe, effective and accessible T

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ABLE invites applications for Biotechnology Entrepreneurship Student Teams 2018

2018-09-15 06:12:04

ABLE invites applications for BEST 2018.  The last date for receiving applications is October 15, 2018. ABLE requests your help in seeking applications from the students community.BEST is acronymn for Biotechnology Entrepreneurship Student Teams. This is a program under the Department of Biotechnology and administered by Association of Biotechnology Led Enterprises (ABLE). The aim of BES

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INMAS researchers achieve breakthrough in anti-nuclear medical kit development

2018-09-14 08:49:37

Scientists at the Institute of Nuclear Medicine and Allied Sciences claim to have developed a medical kit that can protect from serious injuries and faster healing of wounds resulting from nuclear warfare or radioactive leakage.By Team ABLEIn a breakthrough research development in the Indian soil for the first time, scientists at the Institute of Nuclear Medicine and Allied Sciences (INMAS) claim

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Sun Pharma, SPARC announce US FDA approval of ophthalmic drug

2018-09-14 08:48:42

XELPROS has been approved for the reduction of elevated intraocular pressure (IOP, or pressure inside the eye) in patients with open-angle glaucoma or ocular hypertensionBy Team ABLESun Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd. and Sun Pharma Advanced Research Company Ltd. (SPARC) have announced the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (USFDA) approval for the New Drug Application (NDA) of XELPROS (latanoprost

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