Johnson & Johnson Innovation opens JLABS at NYC

2018-06-26 03:43:43

JLABS @ NYC can accommodate up to 30 biotech, pharmaceutical, medical device, consumer and health tech companies and opens with 26 resident companies, including the four winners of the JLABS @ NYC QuickFire Challenge.By Team ABLEJohnson & Johnson Innovation LLC has opened JLABS @ NYC. The 30,000-square foot facility, located at the New York Genome Center in the heart of SoHo, is a collaboratio

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AstraZeneca’s cancer drug Durvalumab gets marketing approval in India

2018-06-26 03:41:55

AstraZeneca Pharma has received approval from the DCGI to market its cancer medicine Durvalumab in India.By Team ABLEAstraZeneca Pharma India has announced that the company has received approval from the Indian drug regulator to market Durvalumab, a cancer treatment medicine, in India. Durvalumab is indicated as a treatment option for patients with locally advanced, unresectable non-small cell lun

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Merck signs collaboration agreement with Alibaba Health in China

2018-06-21 16:01:34

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The collaboration\nwill use Alibaba Health’s drug-tracking platform, combining Merck’s\nexpertise in diabetes, thyroid disorders and cardiovascular diseases\nwith Alibaba Health’s online healthcare know-how.

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ICRISAT calls for applications from startups for training program in Agribusiness

2018-06-21 15:59:56

ICRISAT is organizing a 20-day Agribusiness Start-up Program, which will be held at Hyderabad, to offer sessions on how to start and manage agribusiness operations.By Team ABLEICRISAT is organizing a 20-day Agribusiness Start-up Program, which will be held at Hyderabad, to offer sessions on how to start and manage agribusiness operations. Organized by the Agri-Business Incubator (ABI) of ICRISAT,

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Oxitec partners Gates Foundation to curb Malaria-spreading mosquitoes with genetic engineering technology

2018-06-21 15:58:15

Oxitec is in a cooperative agreement with Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation to develop a new strain of Oxitec’s self-limiting Friendly Mosquitoes to combat a mosquito species that spreads malaria in the Western Hemisphere.By Team ABLEOxitec Ltd., a wholly owned subsidiary of NYSE-listed Intrexon Corporation, has announced that the company is entering into a cooperative agreement with the Bill

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DBT announces call for applications under ‘Towards a Sustainable Earth (TaSE)’ program

2018-06-21 15:56:14

Towards a Sustainable Earth (TaSE) is a multinational initiative established by NERC, ESRC and The Rockefeller Foundation with the goal of placing environment-human interactions at the heart of achieving all the UN Global Goals.By Team ABLEIn September 2015 the UN General Assembly agreed a new agenda for sustainable development, setting out a series of Global Goals (or Sustainable Development Goal

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Roche, Foundation Medicine merge to accelerate broad availability of comprehensive genomic profiling in oncology

2018-06-21 15:48:58

Together, the companies will leverage expertise in genomics and molecular information to enhance the development of personalized medicines and care for patients with cancer. Pharma major Roche and Foundation Medicine Inc. have entered into a definitive merger agreement for Roche to acquire the outstanding shares of FMI\'s common stock not already owned by Roche and its affiliates at a price of US$

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US FDA approves Glenmark’s sANDA for pharmaceuticals\' manufacturing facility in Monroe

2018-06-21 15:47:24

sANDA approval is for manufacturing of Atovaquone and Proguanil Hydrochloride Tablets at Monroe facility. By Team ABLEGlenmark Pharmaceuticals has announced that the U.S. Food & Drug Administration provided its first supplemental Abbreviated New Drug Application (sANDA) approval for the company\'s manufacturing facility in Monroe, North Carolina. The approval covers: Atovaquone and Proguanil H

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DCGI calls for meeting with major pharma companies to propose introduction of trace and track mechanism for top 300 drug brands

2018-06-21 15:45:55

To beat counterfeit drugs in market, DCGI has called a meeting with all major pharmaceutical companies on June 25th to discuss the proposal regarding introduction of trace and track mechanism for top 300 drug brands that are sold in India.By Team ABLEThe Drug Controller General of India (DCGI) has called a meeting with all major pharmaceutical companies on June 25 to discuss the proposal regarding

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Kallyope, Novo Nordisk collaborate to discover obesity and diabetes therapeutics

2018-06-21 15:43:35

Kallyope and Novo Nordisk have announced that they have entered into a research collaboration and option agreement to discover novel peptide therapeutics to treat obesity and diabetes.By Team ABLEKallyope Inc and Novo Nordisk A/S have announced that they have entered into a research collaboration and option agreement to discover novel peptide therapeutics to treat obesity and diabetes.Kallyope wil

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