Tag: research

Harbour BioMed, Erasmus MC Sign Memorandum to Develop Next-Generation Biotherapeutics

Harbour BioMed (HBM) and Erasmus MC, University Medical Center Rotterdam announced that they have signed a 10-year Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) to enable a broad range of joint basic, translation...

Siberian and Mongolian Researchers to Develop New Methods of Theranostics

Siberian and Mongolian researchers have teamed up to develop new methods of theranostics – a combination of specific targeted therapy and specific targeted diagnostic tests – for treating difficult-to...

BI to Set Up First Industry-Academia-Research Exchange Platform

Boehringer Ingelheim and Harbin Veterinary Research Institute (HVRI), subordinated to the Chinese Academy of Agricultural Sciences (CAAS), jointly unveiled the first ‘industry-academia-research’ excha...

Harvard-led Research Boosts Cell Therapy for Diabetes

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A team of researchers led by Harvard University scientists has improved the laboratory process of converting stem cells into insulin-producing beta cells, using biological and physical separation meth...

Sanofi and Alnylam Agreed to Conclude and Option Phase of 2014 RNAi Therapeutics Collaboration

Sanofi and Alnylam have agreed to conclude the research and option phase of the companies' 2014 RNAi therapeutics alliance in rare genetic diseases. The material collaboration terms for patisiran, vut...

CDER Offers New Approach to Evaluate Fentanyl Meds Safety

As fentanyl analogs present a major risk to public health, and as these analogs can evade prosecution, the US Food and Drug Administration’s (FDA) Center for Drug Evaluation and Research (CDER) has de...

AbCellera to Initiate Global Health Research

AbCellera announced a two-year agreement with the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation to help accelerate global health research. The funding, totaling $4.8 M, will support a series of scientific colla...

Research of New Treatment for Pediatric Brain Tumors

A new combination treatment aimed at resistant and recurrent low-grade gliomas slowed tumor growth and killed tumor cells in laboratory and mouse models. Researchers at the Johns Hopkins Kimmel Can...

Research for Developing Easy to Swallow Meds

Researchers at the University of Surrey and University of College London developed the test to examine how small multi-particulates can ease the travel of medicine from the mouth into the throat and b...

Сomparative Outcomes of Generics and Brand-Name Meds

A recent study provides evidence that the use of generic medications for chronic conditions is associated with comparable clinical outcomes to the use of brand-name products. Although generic versi...

Epigenetic Protein Could Be New Therapeutic Target in AML

A new study in the UK has shown that EZH2, an epigenetic protein, can potentially be a new therapeutic target for the treatment of acute myeloid leukemia (AML). A group of researchers at the Cambri...

Janssen and Australian Institute Collaborate to Prevent PPH

Janssen Pharmaceutica N.V, one of the Janssen Pharmaceutical Companies of Johnson & Johnson, announced that it has entered into a sponsored research agreement with the Monash Institute of Pharmace...

New Approaches in Ear Disorder Treatment from Russian Scientists

Ear disorders are mainly characterized by lesions of hearing organs, development of inflammatory process in different parts of the ear or hearing loss. Ear diseases can especially be worrying because ...

Ireland to Launch Research for Better Understanding of Parkinson’s

A new research study aims to deepen the understanding of Parkinson’s so that better treatments can be developed in the future. The project, which will be coordinated by RCSI, has been awarded €7m by t...

US Researchers Developing Novel Tuberculosis Vaccine

For years, scientists have been trying to come up with a better way to protect people against tuberculosis, the disease caused by infection with the Mycobacterium tuberculosis (Mtb) bacteria. Texas Bi...

Sechenov and Karolinska’ Research in Stem Cell Field

The international research team found a stem-cell niche in the growing bones that allows to produce new cells. “The new mechanism of bone growth is based on a completely new principle of the stem-c...