Panacea Biotec, Serum Institute of India ink two long-term agreements

2018-01-19 10:24:02

Under the collaboration, Serum Institute of India is entitled to manufacture and sell pertussis and Salk-based injectable polio vaccine-based hexavalent vaccine developed and commercialized by Panacea BiotecBy Team ABLEPopular biotechnology company, Panacea Biotec has signed two long term agreements with Serum Institute of India (SII) and SII\'s wholly owned subsidiary, Bilthovan Biologicals B. Un

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Biocon collaborates with Sandoz on next-generation biosimilars

2018-01-19 09:55:45

This new partnership with Sandoz is a significant milestone in Biocon’s journey of developing advanced therapies that have the potential to benefit billions of patients.By Team ABLEAsia\'s premier biopharmaceuticals company Biocon Ltd and Sandoz, a Novartis division and a global leader in biosimilars, have announced a global partnership to develop, manufacture and commercialize multiple biosimil

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BT cotton seeds effective: Monsanto reports to GoI

2018-01-19 09:54:28

US-based biotech major Monsanto\'s India JV firm MMBL has written to the government asserting that its BT technology seeds continues to be effective in controlling pest.By Team ABLEAt New Delhi, terming that industry body NSAI\'s threat to stop sale of BT cotton seeds as ‘irresponsible’, US-based biotech major Monsanto\'s India JV firm MMBL has written to the government asserting that its BT t

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Minister of State for Health Anupriya Patel reviews the activities of National Centre for Disease Control

2018-01-19 09:53:00

Minister Anupriya Patel reviewed the activities of National Centre for Disease Control and has issued necessary directions for disease surveillanceBy Team ABLEMinister of State for Health and Family Welfare, Anupriya Patel has reviewed the activities of National Centre for Disease Control and has issued necessary directions for disease surveillance, monitoring of health status, educating the publi

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Advanta Seeds opens new biotechnology center

2018-01-18 06:52:39

The center will accelerate Advanta Seeds’ research and development capabilities for the company’s key crops - sorghum, corn, vegetables sunflower, canola and rice.By Team ABLEAdvanta Seeds, a global agriculture company specializing in seeds and agricultural solutions, opens a new state-of-the-art biotechnology facility in College Station, Texas, USA.The new Biotechnology Center is a result of

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2018-01-18 06:50:18

Marken has opened a new Kit Building Center in Shanghai, the company’s third location in addition to Hamburg and Singapore.By Team ABLEMarken has announced the opening of a new Kit Building Center in Shanghai, the company’s third location in addition to Hamburg and Singapore.The new 370 square meter facility is centrally located in the in the Pudong district and includes a processing area for

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Vaccitech secures £20m to further Universal Flu Vaccine clinical trials

2018-01-18 06:47:53

Currently based at the Oxford Science Park, Vaccitech will use the funding to expand its business, develop its lab structure, and to push its influenza and other programsBy Team ABLEVaccitech, an Oxford University spinout company developing a universal flu vaccine, among other vaccine-related products, has secured £20m ($27.1m) in Series A financing.The round was co-led by new investors GV, Sequo

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Premas Life Sciences signs distribution agreement with IncellDx

2018-01-18 06:46:35

The commercial partnership brings the power of cell by cell multiplex diagnostics for solid tumors carcinomas that can now be analyzed for molecular and protein biomarkers by flow cytometry. By Team ABLEPremas Life Sciences Pvt Ltd and molecular diagnostics company IncellDx Inc have signed an exclusive distribution agreement. The commercial partnership brings the power of cell by cell multiplex di

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Bayer expects CCI nod by April 2018 on closing the Monsanto deal

2018-01-18 06:44:01

Bayer has expressed confidence that it would secure CCI’s nod by April or May for the USD 66 billion acquisition of US-based biotech major Monsanto.By Team ABLEGerman chemical and pharma giant, Bayer has expressed confidence that it would secure fair trade regulator, Competition Commission of India’s (CCI) nod by April or May for the USD 66 billion acquisition of US-based biotech major Monsant

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UMass Center for Data Science partners with Chan Zuckerberg Initiative to accelerate science and medicine

2018-01-18 06:42:57

The Computable Knowledge project will facilitate new ways for scientists to explore, navigate, and discover potential connections between millions of new and historical scientific research articles.By Team ABLEDistinguished scientist and professor Andrew McCallum, Director of the Center for Data Science at the University of Massachusetts Amherst, will lead a new partnership with the Chan Zuckerber

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