Genomic & Biopharma News

Shire starting on $400M biologics plant that will add 400 jobs
Shire starting on $400M biologics plant that will add 400 jobs epalmer Tue, 12/06/2016 - 09:49
Fierce Pharma, 2016-12-06 14:49:12

Sanofi weighs Actelion offer to compete with J&J's $27B: Bloomberg
Sanofi weighs Actelion offer to compete with J&J's $27B: Bloomberg tracy Tue, 12/06/2016 - 09:42
Fierce Pharma, 2016-12-06 14:42:49

AstraZeneca's Tagrisso, aiming for $3B in sales, trounces chemo in new phase 3 trial
AstraZeneca's Tagrisso, aiming for $3B in sales, trounces chemo in new phase 3 trial esagonowsky Tue, 12/06/2016 - 09:38
Fierce Pharma, 2016-12-06 14:38:05

NTU scientists develop new ultrasound device with 3D printed lenses for sharper images
Scientists from Nanyang Technological University, Singapore have developed a new ultrasound device that produces sharper images through 3D printed lenses.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2016-12-06 14:34:21

Study finds high rates of marijuana use among Baby Boomers
The recent legalization of recreational marijuana (cannabis) use in California, Colorado, and Washington reflect the sweeping changes in the attitudes and perceptions towards marijuana use in the United States.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2016-12-06 14:28:47

Ancient Japanese art inspires groundbreaking technique to create ‘artificial brains’
The ancient Japanese art of flower arranging was the inspiration for a groundbreaking technique to create tiny "artificial brains" that could be used to develop personalized cancer treatments.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2016-12-06 14:20:42

Researchers find strong link between angiotensin receptor autoantibodies and increased risk of frailty
Results of a new study led by Johns Hopkins researchers offer new evidence for a strong link between angiotensin receptor autoantibodies and increased risk of frailty.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2016-12-06 14:12:36

New study links urbanization, DDT's slow decay to increase in mosquito populations
Mosquito populations have increased as much as ten-fold over the past five decades in New York, New Jersey, and California, according to long-term datasets from mosquito monitoring programs.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2016-12-06 13:57:51

University of Leicester researcher reveals how new mothers turn to online support forums for advice
Many mothers are bypassing health services and turning to peer-to-peer support forums for advice and support as cuts are made to public funding, according to a researcher from the University of Leicester.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2016-12-06 13:36:59