NTHU Interdisciplinary Research Team Discovers the Secret to Success

HSINCHU, Taiwan–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Sep. 16, 2022 The key to success is not giving up! Cross-species research conducted by an interdisciplinary research team at National Tsing Hua University (NTHU) led by professors Yu-Ju Chou from the Department of Early Childhood Education and Tsung-Han Kuo from the Institute of Systems Neuroscience has found that the social hierarchies of […]

Mary Kay Inc. Partners With Dr. Jack Gilbert to Further Study Skin’s “Microbiome” and the Impact on the Aging Process

DALLAS–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Jul. 07, 2022 Mary Kay Inc., one of the world’s leading skincare research companies, has announced a new partnership with Dr. Jack Gilbert, professor of pediatrics at the University of California San Diego School of Medicine and professor of microbial oceanography at UC San Diego Scripps Institution of Oceanography. Through the partnership, scientists at […]

SINOVAC joins hands with HKU-CTC research team and Gleneagles Hospital Hong Kong to kick off a clinical trial of an Omicron-specific inactivated vaccine for booster use in Hong Kong China

HONG KONG–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Jul. 04, 2022 A kick off ceremony was held at Gleneagles Hospital Hong Kong (Gleneagles or GHK) for initiating a clinical trial to assess the safety and immunogenicity of the SINOVAC’s Omicron-specific COVID-19 inactivated vaccine used as a booster shot in healthy adults, in anticipation of providing scientific evidence for future immunization strategy. […]

Guardant Health Completes Purchase of Guardant Health AMEA Joint Venture

PALO ALTO, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Jun. 13, 2022 Guardant Health, Inc. (NASDAQ:GH), a leading precision oncology company, today announced it has purchased the remaining shares of Guardant Health AMEA, Inc., held by SoftBank and its affiliates, giving the company full control over operations throughout the Asia, Middle East and Africa region. More than half of the world’s […]

LintonPharm to Release Data on Catumaxomab for Advanced Gastric Cancer with Peritoneal Metastasis at 2022 ASCO Annual Meeting

GUANGZHOU, China–(BUSINESS WIRE)–May. 27, 2022 LintonPharm Co., Ltd., a China-based biopharmaceutical company focusing on the development of T cell engaging bispecific antibodies for cancer immunotherapy, announces that preliminary results of Catumaxomab for advanced Gastric Cancer (GC) with peritoneal metastasis is published online at the 2022 American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) Annual Meeting. Abstract Number:e16102 […]

University of Nebraska Medical Center and ANANDA Scientific announce FDA approval of the IND for a Clinical Trial exploring Treatment for Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)

OMAHA, Neb. & GREENWOOD VILLAGE, Colo.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–May. 17, 2022 The University of Nebraska Medical Center (UNMC) and ANANDA Scientific Inc announce a collaboration in a new clinical trial investigating treatment for adults with Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD). This press release features multimedia. View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20220517005065/en/ (Photo: Business Wire) The trial is being […]

Celmatix Announces Achievement of Key Preclinical Milestones in Premature Menopause Prevention Drug Program

Lead AMHR2 agonist compound demonstrates high specific activity in biological assays and desired pharmacokinetic profile in preclinical animal studies NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE)–May. 16, 2022 Celmatix Inc. a biotechnology company focused on ovarian biology, today announced the identification of a novel AMHR2 agonist compound that has demonstrated robust biological activity in multiple therapeutically relevant preclinical assays […]

Mawi DNA Technologies Launches NextSWAB™ For Accurate More Reliable COVID-19 Test Results

HAYWARD, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–May. 10, 2022 Mawi DNA Technologies (Mawi), a medical device company focusing on the development of innovative technologies for biosampling, has launched the NextSWAB™, a 100% medical-grade plastic swab designed and manufactured in the US. Mawi launched this new product in response to the COVID-19 swab shortage. It is designed for high efficiency […]

Mawi iSWAB Microbiome-EL Enables Prime Discoveries’ Development of Rapid Extraction-Less COVID Diagnostic Assay

HAYWARD, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Apr. 25, 2022 Mawi DNA Technologies (Mawi), a biotechnology company focusing on the development of innovative technologies for biosampling, announces that Prime Discoveries has successfully developed CovidDetect™, a rapid isothermal amplification diagnostic assay for detecting SARS-CoV-2. Without the need for RNA extraction and purification, the sample result occurs in less than 30 minutes. […]

Kaneka Launches New PCR Test Kit for Identifying the COVID-19 Omicron (BA.1) and “Stealth” Omicron (BA.2) Variants

– Test kit capable of detecting both types of Omicron variants with a single PCR test TOKYO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Apr. 18, 2022 On March 31, Kaneka Corporation (Headquarters: Minato-ku, Tokyo; President: Minoru Tanaka) released KANEKA RT-PCR Kit “SARS-CoV-2 (Omicron/Delta) ver.2”, a real-time PCR test kit capable of simultaneously detecting the Omicron (BA.1), "Stealth" Omicron (BA.2), and Delta […]

Tanner Pharma Increases Europe-Based Inventory of Leukine® to Expand Availability and Enhance Response to Potential Radiation Exposure Due to the Ongoing Conflict in Ukraine

Leukine is FDA Approved to Treat Acute Radiation Syndrome (ARS) and Recommended in EMEA/CPMP Guidance to Treat Systemic Sulfur Mustard (HD) Gas Exposure LONDON–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Mar. 24, 2022 Tanner Pharma Group, an international distributor of essential medicines, announced that it has significantly increased its inventory of Leukine (sargramostim, yeast-derived rhuGM-CSF) to be held in Europe. This […]