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Celltrion enters into an ‘incubation’ agreement with Emory University

Celltrion (South Korea) signed an ‘Incubation’ agreement with Emory University (Atlanta, USA) to support the research and development of new drug candidates for atherosclerosis.

Takeda and Molecular Templates will jointly develop engineered toxin bodies

Molecular Templates and Takeda announced an agreement for the joint development of CD38-targeted engineered toxin bodies (ETBs) for the treatment of patients with diseases such as multiple myeloma.

Sulk Institute scientists reported a novel gene-editing tool

Catalent Pharma Solutions, the leading global provider of advanced delivery technologies and development solutions , announced a commercial supply agreement with Aucta Pharmaceuticals.

Allergan and Sosei breaked trials of Alzheimer’s drug

Sosei (Japan) and Allergan (USA) have been forced to call a halt to testing of a drug for Alzheimer’s disease and other forms of dementia after cancer was seen in non-human primate studies. The dru...

Israeli drug discovery company receives $7.8 million funding from Bayer

Compugen, an Israeli clinical-stage cancer immunotherapy and predictive target discovery company, has earned a $7.8 million milestone payment from German pharma giant Bayer.

Australian biotech to cooperate with the University of Jaén on drug discovery

Propanc Biopharma, an Australian clinical stage biopharmaceutical company focusing on development of new and proprietary treatments for cancer patients suffering from solid tumors (pancreatic, ovarian...
Artificial Intelligence

New deep learning drug discovery platform receives innovation boost

Funding to support Artificial Intelligence (AI) in drug discovery takes a significant step forward as the Medicines Discovery Catapult secured a grant from Innovate UK to fund a €1,26 million project.

Bayer and Skolkovo set up a competition for biotech startups

The Skolkovo has teamed up with Bayer to launch a competition to help biotech startups advance their projects and secure their intellectual property rights.


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