Genomic & Biopharma News

Space Biology: A Road to the Moon, Mars, and Beyond
It’s an exciting time in the field of space travel research. In 2019, SpaceX launched its Dragon spacecraft and Boeing launched its CST-100 Starliner. Both are designed to one day carry human passengers to their destination and home again. These launches represent a critical milestone towards NASA’s return to launching American astronauts to space from American soil using American commercial spacecraft.
ORB Company Blog, 2020-02-26 22:19:00

Scientists Face a Third Round of Charges by Mexican Government
Nearly three dozen of Mexico’s leading researchers are being accused of money laundering, embezzlement, and organized crime, a move other academics say is politically motivated.
The Scientist, 2021-10-15 20:40:16

Antibody treatment for MIS-C works by depleting inflammatory immune cells
NIH-funded study explains how intravenous immune globulin helps children with rare COVID condition.
National Institutes of Health, 2021-10-15 20:15:00

Johnson & Johnson wins FDA panel backing for a second dose of its COVID shot but don’t call it a ‘booster’
Johnson & Johnson wins FDA panel backing for a second dose of its COVID shot but don’t call it a ‘booster’ kdunleavy Fri, 10/15/2021 - 15:25
Fierce Pharma, 2021-10-15 19:25:12

Buprenorphine misuse decreased among U.S. adults with opioid use disorder from 2015-2019
NIH study highlights the need to expand buprenorphine-based treatment while monitoring and reducing misuse.
National Institutes of Health, 2021-10-15 19:00:00

What Research Says About the CDC's New 3-Foot Quarantine Rule
The CDC now suggests that only children who were within 3 feet, not 6 feet, of an infected student should quarantine, provided they were masked in a classroom. Does the science support this change?
The Scientist, 2021-10-15 16:49:49

Agenus cell therapy spinoff MiNK inks mark on Wall Street with low-end $40M IPO
Agenus cell therapy spinoff MiNK inks mark on Wall Street with low-end $40M IPO klahucik Fri, 10/15/2021 - 12:16
Fierce Biotech, 2021-10-15 16:16:16

Olympus DP23M Monochrome Microscope Camera Simplifies Standard Fluorescence Imaging and Expression Checks
The newest Olympus DP series microscope camera—the DP23M monochrome camera—continues the series’ reputation for delivering high-quality images.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2021-10-15 15:41:42

COVID-19: Clinical Pathways to Pandemic Relief
By Graeme Gardner, Ph.D.
ORB Company Blog, 2020-03-26 19:58:16

NIH deals out $77.7M to develop 12 new rapid COVID diagnostics from BD, Quidel and more
NIH deals out $77.7M to develop 12 new rapid COVID diagnostics from BD, Quidel and more apark Fri, 10/15/2021 - 11:28
Fierce Biotech, 2021-10-15 15:28:13

Roche welcomes PathAI into its open digital pathology initiative
Roche welcomes PathAI into its open digital pathology initiative chale Fri, 10/15/2021 - 11:21
Fierce Biotech, 2021-10-15 15:21:05