Preliminary research shows noninvasive therapy may reverse atherosclerosis

2018-05-16 09:57:22

Researchers at Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine have developed a treatment for atherosclerosis that’s made of tiny peptide nanofibers. By Team ABLEAn injection may one day be able to reverse atherosclerosis, according to emerging research presented at the American Heart Association\'s Vascular Discovery: From Genes to Medicine Scientific Sessions 2018, a premier global exchang

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Breast cancer: Discovery of a protein linked to metastasis

2018-05-16 09:50:25

Scientists at Montreal Clinical Research Institute have discovered that a protein called AXL influences metastasis of HER2-positive breast cancer, which accounts for about 20% of breast cancers. In experiments in human tumor cells and mice, they demonstrated that high levels of AXL increase the likelihood of cancer cells detaching from tumors and spreading. By Team ABLEJean-François Côté, a res

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2018-05-16 09:46:30

Breast cancer: Discovery of a protein linked to metastasisScientists at Montreal Clinical Research Institute have discovered that a protein called AXL influences metastasis of HER2-positive breast cancer, which accounts for about 20% of breast cancers. In experiments in human tumor cells and mice, they demonstrated that high levels of AXL increase the likelihood of cancer cells detaching from tumo

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Lilly to acquire AurKa Pharma

2018-05-16 07:42:08

Eli Lilly and Company announced that it would acquire AurKa Pharma Inc.By Team ABLEA company established by TVM Capital Life Science to develop oncology compound AK-01, an Aurora kinase A inhibitor that was originally discovered at Lilly, will now be acquired by Eli Lilly. The compound is a potential first-in-class asset that AurKa Pharma is studying in Phase 1 clinical trials in multiple types of

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RIKA Biofules to invest $100-150 million to build Bio CNG plants in Punjab

2018-05-16 07:41:15

Punjab signs a MoU, in the presence of Punjab Finance Minister Manpreet Singh Badal and Andrew Ayre, Deputy High Commissioner British High Commission, Chandigarh, to set up bio-gas and bio-CNG plants in the State, as part of the state’s concerted efforts to find sustainable solutions to paddy straw burning, which has emerged as a major environmental concern.By Team ABLEPunjab Bureau of Industria

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Emergex Awarded \"Innovate UK\" Grant to progress its universal and pandemic Flu vaccine

2018-05-16 07:39:25

Emergex Vaccines Holding Limited, a biotechnology company pioneering a new approach to vaccine development in the field of infectious diseases, announced that Innovate UK, the UK’s innovation agency, has awarded the company a grant of £979,318 to progress its universal flu vaccine programme through preclinical development.By Team ABLEEmergex bags funding from UK Innovate. This grant will cover

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Biotech Innovators felicitated on National Technology Day

2018-05-16 07:26:38

National Technology Day celebrates technologies offering solutions for citizens. This years celebrations highlighted a surge in entrepreneurship spirit to develop cost effective indigenous technologies. Nearly biotech entreprepreneurs awardedBy Team ABLEAwards are given to several innovators and entrepreneurs on National Technology Day every year. The day is a significant milestone in the history

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Bharat Biotech bags National Technology Award for ROTAVAC

2018-05-14 06:52:02

Bharat Biotech receives National Technology Award for ROTAVAC from the President of India  By Team ABLEHyderabad-based Bharat Biotech announces the receipt of the National Technology Award for 2018 from the Technology Development Board, Govt of India. This prestigious award on innovative technologies, successfully developed and commercialized from India was bestowed on ROTAVAC, by the Preside

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Biotech\'s unlikely hero is the government: Forbes India

2018-05-08 09:17:13

Biotech\'s unlikely hero: The governmentBy Harichandan Arakali Forbes India Staff Published: May 2, 2018This February, Oraxion Therapeutics Inc, a spin-off from Bengaluru’s Aten Porus Lifesciences, announced its agreement with an unnamed US-based biopharmaceutical company under which it would give the American partner exclusive options to license Oraxion’s lead drug ORX-301 for the treatment o

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Pharma exports can cross $20 bn by 2020: Chief of Pharmexcil

2018-05-08 08:56:29

According to a Report published in The Economic Times, India’s pharmaceutical exports can cross $20 billion by 2020 even though the value of shipments to countries including the US have been hit.Source: https://economictimes.indiatimes.com/industry/healthcare/biotech/pharmaceuticals/pharma-exports-can-cross-20-bn-by-2020-chief-of-pharmexcil/articleshow/64055966.cmsIndia’s pharmaceutical export

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