Genomic & Biopharma News

New method shows that tau forms small aggregates as part of the body's normal physiology
It turns out that not all build-ups of tau protein are bad, and a team of researchers from the Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania developed a method to show that.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2021-05-06 16:07:50

FierceBiotech's 2016 Fierce 15
It's that time of year again when new school routines are established, deciduous trees begin their showy transformation, and FierceBiotech releases its annual list of 15 innovative companies who are primed to make a big splash in the biopharma industry.
ORB Company Blog, 2016-09-23 17:22:41

NeoGenomics to acquire Inivata for $390M after success of lung cancer liquid biopsy collab
NeoGenomics to acquire Inivata for $390M after success of lung cancer liquid biopsy collab apark Thu, 05/06/2021 - 11:48
Fierce Biotech, 2021-05-06 15:48:01

Alkermes debuts alcohol dependency campaign as pandemic fuels increased drinking
Alkermes debuts alcohol dependency campaign as pandemic fuels increased drinking sharon.coey Thu, 05/06/2021 - 11:37
Fierce Pharma, 2021-05-06 15:37:47

Transplant recipients with COVID-19 may show lower cellular and antibody immune responses
Transplant patients are typically on chronic immunosuppression, making them automatically more vulnerable to infection with SARS-CoV-2, the agent responsible for the loss of over three million lives in the current COVID-19 pandemic. A new study discusses evidence for subnormal immune responses following COVID-19 in this population.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2021-05-06 15:24:56

Aberrant immune features in healthy elderly and male subjects with severe COVID-19 may predate infection
A new study shows that the immunological features of severe COVID-19 are already present in healthy older adults and in men, before they are infected, indicating a possible explanation for this differential susceptibility towards the virus.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2021-05-06 15:15:50

FierceBiotech's 2016 Fierce 15
It's that time of year again when new school routines are established, deciduous trees begin their showy transformation, and FierceBiotech releases its annual list of 15 innovative companies who are primed to make a big splash in the biopharma industry.
ORB Company Blog, 2016-09-23 17:22:41

An Alzheimer's med for $2,500? Watchdog blasts Biogen's aducanumab data, suggests low price
An Alzheimer's med for $2,500? Watchdog blasts Biogen's aducanumab data, suggests low price aliu Thu, 05/06/2021 - 11:15
Fierce Pharma, 2021-05-06 15:15:27

Black doctors read COVID tweets in fun, fact-filled campaign to raise vaccination awareness
Black doctors read COVID tweets in fun, fact-filled campaign to raise vaccination awareness bbulik Thu, 05/06/2021 - 11:13
Fierce Pharma, 2021-05-06 15:13:11

Could stem cells improve the outcome of ARDS in severe COVID-19?
A recent study, published in Stem Cells Translational Medicine, explores the safety and efficacy of stem cells, which have been touted as the panacea for a wide range of illnesses, ranging from chronic degenerative conditions to cancer.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2021-05-06 15:05:05

Regeneron's Eylea beats out the competition in the U.S. as patient demand picks back up
Regeneron's Eylea beats out the competition in the U.S. as patient demand picks back up kdunleavy Thu, 05/06/2021 - 10:53
Fierce Pharma, 2021-05-06 14:53:53