Genomic & Biopharma News

Sun Sentinel: Ocean Ridge Biosciences expands to 5,400-square foot facility
Ocean Ridge Biosciences is a survivor in South Florida's fledgling biotech industry. In the past decade, Ocean Ridge has worked with more than 200 academic labs and companies, providing gene-based lab analysis of blood and tissue samples for the development of new drugs and diagnostic tests. Please read the PDF for more details
ORB Company News, 2016-12-28 18:58:47

Catalent picking up Bristol-Myers Squibb site in Italy with 700 workers
Catalent has been on a buying spree, adding biologics and gene therapy capabilities to its manufacturing repertoire. Today, it announced it is buying a site in Italy from Bristol-Myers Squibb that handles biologics along with solid dose production.
Fierce Pharma, 2019-06-19 13:10:56

Adequate protein intake linked with reduced risk of frailty
Adequate intake of protein is associated with a reduced risk of frailty and prefrailty in older women, according to a new study from the University of Eastern Finland and Kuopio University Hospital. Adequate protein intake was defined as at least 1.1 g per kg of body weight. The findings were published in European Journal of Nutrition.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2019-06-19 13:06:29

Good health goes beyond having a doctor and insurance, says AMA’s equity chief
Part of Dr. Aletha Maybank's medical training left a sour taste in her mouth.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2019-06-19 12:54:59

Cleveland Clinic surgical team performs its first in utero fetal surgery to repair birth defect
Cleveland Clinic has successfully performed its first in utero fetal surgery to repair a spina bifida birth defect in a nearly 23-week-old fetus.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2019-06-19 12:52:10

Sun Sentinel: Ocean Ridge Biosciences expands to 5,400-square foot facility
Ocean Ridge Biosciences is a survivor in South Florida's fledgling biotech industry. In the past decade, Ocean Ridge has worked with more than 200 academic labs and companies, providing gene-based lab analysis of blood and tissue samples for the development of new drugs and diagnostic tests.
ORB Company News, 2016-12-28 18:58:47

Lynparza bags EU approval for RCA-mutated advanced ovarian cancer
The approval was based on data from the pivotal Phase III SOLO-1 trial.
PharmaTimes, 2019-06-19 12:44:45

Millions in UK living with undiagnosed COPD
Breathlessness affects 10% of the UK population and up to 30% of older people.
PharmaTimes, 2019-06-19 12:42:28

Boehringer, Uni of Dundee extend anti-cancer alliance
The collaboration will continue to develop new medicines that target and destroy key cancer causing proteins.
PharmaTimes, 2019-06-19 12:40:05

Poor oral health linked to 75% increased liver cancer risk
Liver cancer is the sixth bigger cancer killer in the EU, claiming the lives of almost 60,000 people per year.
PharmaTimes, 2019-06-19 12:37:00

NICE nod for Blincyto
Amgen has a confidential commercial arrangement which will make the drug available to the NHS with a discount.
PharmaTimes, 2019-06-19 12:31:40