Tag: Life Sciences

Infiniti Research published a new study on healthcare industry trends

personalized medicine
Despite the recent growth of the healthcare sector, companies must overcome many challenges such as economic recession, increase in uninsured care, and growing competition for outpatient services.

UK government announced its new Life Sciences Sector Deal

The Life Sciences Sector Deal announced by the British government will support healthcare innovation and back businesses to create high-paid, high-quality jobs as part of UK's industrial strategy.

Bayer plans to reinforce its life sciences businesses

The Bayer Group aims to strengthen its core life science businesses through a series of portfolio, efficiency and structural measures designed to enhance productivity and innovation.

Oxford BioMedica forms a new initiative to optimize drug manufacturing

gene therapy
Oxford BioMedica, a British gene and cell therapy group, announced the formation of a new digital framework initiative to streamline the production of next-generation medicines. The goal of the pro...

Eurofins has become a distributor of Synthego genome engineering products

Eurofins Genomics, a global leader in bioanalytical testing, announced it will distribute Synthego's synthetic single guide RNA (sgRNA) to their global customer database across 44 countries.

Merck KGaA to create a joint venture with US software company

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Merck KGaA (Germany), a leading science and technology company, and software company Palantir Technologies (USA), announced their intent to form a joint venture under the brand name Syntropy.

Elsevier launches its new cloud-based data platform for life sciences

Elsevier, the information analytics business, announced the launch of Entellect, a new cloud-based data platform designed to help life sciences companies overcome the challenges of modern R&D.

The leading marketplace for scientific services opens office in Tokyo

Scientist.com, the world's leading marketplace for outsourced scientific services, announced it will expand to Japan, opening an office in Tokyo (Japan).

“UK-Russia Young Medics Association Conference” to be held at Moscow

On March 1-2, 2019, Sechenov University in Moscow (Russia) will host a two-day scientific and educational meeting between scientists and students.

New CRO-focused report indicates shift towards modernization of clinical trials

Contract research organizations (CROs) are driving industrywide momentum to unify clinical systems and streamline trial processes, according to a new global industry survey.

Sechenov University hosted the 5th European Congress on eCardiology and eHealth

On October 29-30, 2018 Sechenov University hosted the 5th European Congress on eCardiology and eHealth: "Connecting clinicians and technology to implement eHealth in daily practice".

Merck KGaA to establish an innovation hub in Guangzhou

Merck KGaA signed an agreement with the Guangzhou Development District on innovation development in Southern China. Merck KGaA to establish an innovation hub in Guangzhou.

New Life Science Park to be created in St Petersburg

St. Petersburg Technopark will receive a grant under the cooperation program "South-Eastern Finland - Russia 2014 - 2020" for the implementation of the Life Science Park project.

Harvard University receives $200 million gift to advance therapeutic discovery

Harvard University (Cambridge, Massachusets, USA) announced that the Blavatnik Family Foundation has committed $200 million to accelerate the pace of therapeutic discovery.

Illumina acquires the biotech company Pacific Biosciences

The acquisition complements Illumina sequencing solutions with accurate long-read sequencing capabilities to answer a set of complex genomic questions.

Sechenov University welcomes the European Congress on eCardiology and eHealth

On October 29-30, 2018 Sechenov University will hold the 5th European Congress on eCardiology and eHealth: "Connecting clinicians and technology to implement eHealth in daily practice".