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ConSep II™ Filter Module, a Game Changer in Fermentation and High Temperature Cross Flow Filtration Applications

ConSep II™ Filter Module, a Game Changer in Fermentation and High Temperature Cross Flow Filtration Applications

The combination of the patented open channel design and the high temperature capabilities of the ConSep II™ filter module provide unique performance characteristics which customers describe as an "enabling technology" and "a game changer." - July 29, 2021 - SmartFlow Technologies

Microvascular Therapeutics Has Received Funds from the National Heart, Lung and Blood Institute (NHLBI)

Microvascular Therapeutics (MVT) has received funds from the from the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute (NHLBI), a part of the National Institutes of Health for its program to treat cardiovascular disease, which kills more Americans than any other disease. As a leader in fluorocarbon... - July 19, 2021 - Microvascular Therapeutics

Mirror Biologics, Inc. Announces Initiation of AlloStim® Phase I/II Universal Viral Vaccine Clinical Trial (ALLOPRIME) in Healthy Adults Over 65 Years Old

Mirror Biologics, Inc. Announces Initiation of AlloStim® Phase I/II Universal Viral Vaccine Clinical Trial (ALLOPRIME) in Healthy Adults Over 65 Years Old

Mirror Biologics, Inc, (“Mirror Biologics” or the “Company”), a clinical stage immunotherapy company specializing in the development, manufacturing and clinical translation of next generation therapeutic in-situ vaccines for cancer and infectious diseases where the active... - July 14, 2021 - Mirror Biologics, Inc.

Mirror Biologics, Inc. Announces Initiation of AlloStim® Phase IIB Clinical Trial (STIMVAX) in Patients with Metastatic Colorectal Cancer

Mirror Biologics, Inc. Announces Initiation of AlloStim® Phase IIB Clinical Trial (STIMVAX) in Patients with Metastatic Colorectal Cancer

Mirror Biologics, Inc. (“Mirror Biologics” or the “Company”), a clinical stage immunotherapy company specializing in the development, manufacturing and clinical translation of next generation therapeutic in-situ cancer vaccines in which the active ingredients are living... - July 09, 2021 - Mirror Biologics, Inc.

Drucker Diagnostics Aligns with Northern Optotronics Inc. (NOI) to Enhance and Expand Sales and Post Sales Service in Canada

Drucker Diagnostics Aligns with Northern Optotronics Inc. (NOI) to Enhance and Expand Sales and Post Sales Service in Canada

Northern Optotronics Inc. (NOI) will begin to market and service Drucker Diagnostics’ world leading line of clinical centrifuges in the Canadian market. The alignment combines NOI’s deep understanding of the Canadian market with Drucker’s carefully designed medical centrifuges. - July 08, 2021 - NOI

Parvus Therapeutics Announces CEO, Senior Executive, and Board of Directors Appointments

Appoints CEO, Senior Executive, and Board of Directors: Peter M. Strumph, Chief Executive Officer; Brendan Classon PhD, Executive Vice President, Research and Development; Louis Demers, Vice President of Technical Operations; Matthew J. Hogan, member of the Board of Directors - July 06, 2021 - Parvus Therapeutics U.S., Inc.

Defined Bioscience Launches with $1.5M SBIR from the NIH to Advance Stem Cell Media

Defined recently received a $1.5M in Phase II SBIR award from the National Institutes of Health to develop defined media over the next two years. - July 03, 2021 - Defined Bioscience Inc.

Pepex Biomedical Receives Approval on a Series of Critical New Patents

Worldwide approval grants the Company exclusivity on a number of methods and manufacturing processes associated with its novel electrochemical biosensors. - July 01, 2021 - Pepex Biomedical, Inc.

Paras Biopharmaceuticals Finland Oy Named as One of the Top Pharma Outsourcing Companies in Europe 2021

Paras Biopharmaceuticals Finland Oy Named as One of the Top Pharma Outsourcing Companies in Europe 2021

Paras Biopharmaceuticals Highlights Company Innovations that Decode and Create Biologics Medicines for Unmet Medical Needs (Pharma Tech Outlook, USA) - June 22, 2021 - Paras Biopharmaceuticals Finland Oy

eMudhra Receives SAFE Identity Certification

eMudhra Receives SAFE Identity Certification

eMudhra, a global digital enabler and a premier provider of PKI and Cybersecurity solutions, announced that they have received SAFE Identity certification. - June 16, 2021 - eMudhra Inc.

Revolutionary Robotics Firm, NDR Medical Technology Makes Milestone Expansion Into Japan

Revolutionary Robotics Firm, NDR Medical Technology Makes Milestone Expansion Into Japan

Revolutionary AI-empowered interventional robotics firm, NDR Medical expands into Japan with Real Tech Global Fund. - June 10, 2021 - NDR Medical Technology

Updated Creative Biolabs Scholarship Program Specialized for Students in Sciences

Lately, Creative Biolabs released its scholarship program for the year 2021. As an expert biotechnology CRO specialized in the field of antibody production and engineering, Creative Biolabs is always willing to support young and ambitious talents in the medical and science-related fields. The 2021... - June 10, 2021 - Creative Biolabs

vermicon Announces Participation at the 6th Microbiome Movement Drug Development Summit on June 29 – July 1, 2021 | Digital Event

Today vermicon AG, the microbiology specialists from Munich, announced that they will be participating in the Microbiome Movement Drug Development Summit 2021 as an Expertise Partner. The conference is being held in virtual form from June 29 till July 1. Dr. Jiri Snaidr, founder and CEO of vermicon... - June 10, 2021 - vermicon AG

Illyasha Peete Named Executive Director of CLS Racial and Social Equity Initiative

Illyasha Peete Named Executive Director of CLS Racial and Social Equity Initiative

Will Lead Organizational Focus on Addressing Racial & Social Equity within Life Sciences Industry. - June 07, 2021 - California Life Sciences

California’s Most Impactful Life Sciences Trade Group Reveals New Brand Reflecting Unique Identity

California’s Most Impactful Life Sciences Trade Group Reveals New Brand Reflecting Unique Identity

The “Association” and “Institute” will become “California Life Sciences” to better reflect the ecosystem it represents. - June 03, 2021 - California Life Sciences

Updated Findings of COVID-19 Impact on Biopharmaceutical Industry & CRO Outsourcing Report

2021 Survey Quantifies Current and Expected impact of COVID-19 on Clinical Development and CRO Outsourcing and Changes Since 2020 - May 25, 2021 - Life Science Strategy Group, LLC

National Digital Health Mission Approves Plus91's MediXcel Digital Health Platform for Clinics, Labs, and Hospitals

Plus91's MediXcel Digital Health platform has been approved by the National Digital Health Mission (NDHM) for all 3 milestones. - May 22, 2021 - Plus91 Technologies Pvt Ltd

Orange Neurosciences Launches World’s Largest Survey on Reading Fluency

Orange Neurosciences is launching the world's largest survey of reading skills through its new app, ReadON Plus. The survey, which is free, will uncover information about reading fluency, grade-level reading levels, executive functioning, and cognitive skills. It will provide a clearer understanding of how people read and how they learn over time. This will provide information to policy-makers to improve learning and to provide the proper interventions. - May 18, 2021 - Orange Neurosciences

New York Cancer & Blood Specialists Opens in Forest Hills

New York Cancer & Blood Specialists (NYCBS), one of the Nation’s leading oncology practices, is now providing state-of-the-art cancer care services at 96-10 Metropolitan Ave, Forest Hills, NY 11375. The newest location will provide cutting-edge cancer treatment, making it NYCBS’s... - May 17, 2021 - New York Cancer & Blood Specialists

BDA Expands Senior Team: Sanjay Singh Joins as Head of BDA India

BDA Partners is pleased to announce that Sanjay Singh has joined the firm as Managing Director and Head of BDA, India. He will lead the Mumbai office with BDA’s existing senior bankers in India. He will also co-head BDA’s Asian Healthcare team. Sanjay has over 20 years’... - May 17, 2021 - BDA Partners Ltd

Advanced Silicon Group Closes Seed Preferred Equity Offering and Adds Alan Watson and Sarah Kelly to Board

Advanced Silicon Group, Inc. (ASG), a pioneer in silicon nanotechnology focused on developing novel biosensors, announced today the closing of a $1,020,000 seed preferred stock offering led by Cherrystone Angel Group with participation by MIT Alumni Angels of Northern California, Sidecar Angels and other private investors and the addition of two new Directors, Alan Watson, PhD, MBA and Sarah Kelly, PhD to its Board of Directors. - May 16, 2021 - Advanced Silicon Group

Cayman Develops Powerful, New Multiplex ELISA for Autoantibody Detection

Cayman Chemical's new Q-Plex™ Autoantibody Detection 10-Plex Panel, developed in collaboration with Quansys Biosciences, offers standardized, multiplex capabilities for the concurrent analysis of ten prominent analytes associated with rheumatoid arthritis or other autoimmune diseases. This... - May 16, 2021 - Cayman Chemical Company

Mirror Biologics, Inc. Announces Appointment of Interim CEO

Mirror Biologics, Inc. Announces Appointment of Interim CEO

Mirror Biologics, Inc., a clinical stage biopharmaceutical company developing next generation immunotherapy treatments for cancer and infectious diseases, announces the appointment of Adi Raviv as interim Chief Executive Officer and member of the Board of Directors. "Adi brings a depth of... - May 12, 2021 - Mirror Biologics, Inc.

The Brooklyn Cancer Center Announces New Chief of Hematology-Oncology

The Brooklyn Cancer Center Announces New Chief of Hematology-Oncology

The Brooklyn Cancer Center has named noted leader and board-certified hematologist-oncologist Maxim Shulimovich, DO, as its new Chief of Hematology and Medical Oncology. His recruitment promises to lead the cancer center as a unified division to provide expert care and culturally sensitive services... - May 10, 2021 - The Brooklyn Cancer Center

Paras Biopharmaceuticals Finland Oy is Named as One of the Top 30 Admired Companies to Watch 2021

Paras Biopharmaceuticals Finland Oy, a fast-growing, biopharmaceutical technology development company, based in Oulu, Finland, announced today that it is named as one of the top 30 admired companies to watch during 2021, by CIO Bulletin, USA. - April 28, 2021 - Paras Biopharmaceuticals Finland Oy

Bench International Expands West Coast Presence with Linda Sierra

Bench International Expands West Coast Presence with Linda Sierra

Linda Brings Deep Industry Experience and Human Resources Expertise to Meet West Coast Talent Demands - April 26, 2021 - Bench International

CTO, Rich Goldstein, Named 2021 Digi-Tech Innovator Honoree

CTO, Rich Goldstein, Named 2021 Digi-Tech Innovator Honoree

Cancer Expert Now's Chief Technology Officer, Dr. Rich Goldstein, recognized as a 2021 Digi-Tech Innovator Honoree. - April 23, 2021 - Cancer Expert Now, Inc.

Courage Therapeutics Awarded STTR Grant to Design Novel Anorexia Drugs

Courage Therapeutics has been awarded an STTR grant by the National Insittute of Mental Health to design novel anorexia drugs. The grant is a follow-up to research by the Cone lab at the University of Michigan that recently published in Science Translational Research that MC3R is a potential target for therapeutic development in anorexia and obesity. The effort allows for an expeditious translation of basic science into eating disorders which have remained an area of significant unmet need. - April 23, 2021 - Courage Therapeutics

Immundiagnostik, Inc. Transitions to Eco-Friendly Kit Packaging to Further Support Sustainable Laboratory Initiatives

Immundiagnostik, Inc. Transitions to Eco-Friendly Kit Packaging to Further Support Sustainable Laboratory Initiatives

North American immunoassay supplier Immundiagnostik, Inc. has transitioned its ELISA and assay kit packaging to eco-friendly materials to further support sustainable laboratory initiatives. The new bio-based packaging made by Paper Foam® is 100% compostable and eco-friendly. In addition, the organization offers custom bulk packaging services for high throughput labs working to reduce their environmental impact. More information can be found at https://www.idkna.com. - April 21, 2021 - Immundiagnostik, Inc.

GeneThera, Inc. Wastewater Testing: a Way to Better Control the COVID-19 Pandemic

The global COVID-19 pandemic has demonstrated that neither current systems nor related technologies are capable of preventing or even successfully controlling the spread of zoonotic infectious agents. One of the prominent features of these infectious organisms is their ability to infect both people... - March 30, 2021 - GeneThera Inc.

Free COVID Care Delivers More than Expected, Offers Testing, Rapid Test Results and Other Options to Chicago Community

Free COVID Care Delivers More than Expected, Offers Testing, Rapid Test Results and Other Options to Chicago Community

Free COVID Care delivers services other facilities opt not to. The services are designed to quickly and efficiently mitigate the spread of the Coronavirus. - March 29, 2021 - Free COVID Care

Courage Therapeutics Raises $1M for Treatment of Anorexia Nervosa and Other Related Eating Disorders

Courage Therapeutics raised $1M towards development of treatments for eating disorders including Anorexia Nervosa, ARFID, BED and genetic obesity. The company is led by Dan Housman a parent of children with eating disorders. The round was led by Michigan Biomedical Ventures. Funding will be used to test Courage’s proprietary compounds in animal models of eating disorders. The technology is based on the research on MC3R at the University of Michigan from co-founder Dr. Roger Cone’s lab. - March 24, 2021 - Courage Therapeutics

CyboSoft Releases pH Control System Design Guide to Help Customers Comply with EPA Rules and Achieve Quick ROI

CyboSoft Releases pH Control System Design Guide to Help Customers Comply with EPA Rules and Achieve Quick ROI

CyboSoft's pH Control System Design Guide can help industrial plants meet wastewater discharge codes, save chemical reagents, and improve plant safety and productivity. - March 22, 2021 - CyboSoft

Best Health Care Website to be Named by Web Marketing Association in 25th Annual WebAward Competition

Best Health Care Website to be Named by Web Marketing Association in 25th Annual WebAward Competition

The Web Marketing Association will name the best healthcare websites of 2021 as part of their 25th annual international WebAward Competition for Web site development at www.webaward.org. The WebAwards sets benchmarks for 96 industries, including healthcare, healthcare provider, medical, medical equipment, biotechnology and pharmaceutical websites. - March 16, 2021 - Web Marketing Association

AbboMax Introduces a Panel of Monoclonal and Polyclonal Anti-Connexin Antibodies

AbboMax introduces a panel of monoclonal and polyclonal anti-connexin antibodies. There are 21 different types of connexins which are known to exist in humans and 20 types in mice. Their abnormal expression and function are associated with human hereditary diseases. AbboMax has been developing & manufacturing high performance immunoassay reagents for many years in California. - March 15, 2021 - AbboMax, Inc.

Eurofins Viracor BioPharma Launches PanCancerIQ Comprehensive Genomic Profiling Service to Advance Precision Oncology Clinical Drug Development

Eurofins Viracor BioPharma Services, a global leader in specialty bioanalytical testing services, announces the launch of their new PanCancerIQ genomic profiling test; a next-generation sequencing (NGS) service that enables comprehensive genomic profiling of tumor samples. In addition to expanding... - March 11, 2021 - Eurofins Viracor BioPharma

Best Medical Website to be Named by Web Marketing Association in 25th Annual WebAward Competition

Best Medical Website to be Named by Web Marketing Association in 25th Annual WebAward Competition

The Best Medical Websites of 2021 will be named as part of the 25th annual WebAward Competition for Web site development at www.webaward.org. The WebAwards sets benchmarks fofr excellence for 96 industries, including healthcare, healthcare provider, medical, medical equipment, biotechnology and pharmaceutical websites, based on the seven criteria of a successful web site. The deadline for medical-related websites to enter to be judged is May 28, 2021. - March 11, 2021 - Web Marketing Association

New York Cancer & Blood Specialists Announces Ruth M. Morgan, DC as Chief Research Officer

New York Cancer & Blood Specialists Announces Ruth M. Morgan, DC as Chief Research Officer

New York Cancer & Blood Specialists (NYCBS), one of the Nation’s leading oncology practices, announces Ruth M. Morgan, DC, as Chief Research Officer. In this position, Ruth will oversee all research operations, providing leadership to ensure excellence in research performance and... - March 09, 2021 - New York Cancer & Blood Specialists

Jason Amada's 5 Tips to Become a Successful Medical Rep

Jason Amada is a New York-based medical sales representative who started his career in the field of Finance. In 2019, he made the switch to medicine and considers it to be one of the best decisions of his life. His long-lost love for medicine was realized with his career transition. He has been... - March 04, 2021 - Jason Amada: Medical Sales

Ba Organics Launches Sustainable Hemp Infused Vitamin Line Called Adaptoids

Ba Organics has released an innovative line of CBD nutraceuticals called Adaptoids. The wellness tablets are the first of it's kind to deliver accurate doses of hemp-derived cannabinoids and organic whole-fruits aimed at reducing stress and providing daily antioxidant support in one. - March 03, 2021 - Ba Organics LLC

AbboMax is Pleased to Introduce the Collection of Monoclonal and Polyclonal Anti-STAT Antibodies

STAT proteins (Signal transducers and activators of transcription) are cytoplasmic transcription factors that play an essential role in transmitting signals from the cellular membrane to the nucleus. Misregulation of STAT pathway frequently leads to tumorogenesis. AbboMax introduces a panel of monoclonal and polyclonal anti-STAT antibodies. - February 27, 2021 - AbboMax, Inc.

CloudLIMS Announces Collaboration with Folio for Secure Issuance of COVID-19 Results to Patients

CloudLIMS’ COVID-19 LIMS solution has integrated with Folio's mobile app to enable receiving, storing, and sharing of COVID-19 test results securely and digitally. - February 18, 2021 - CloudLIMS

Paras Biopharmaceuticals Finland Oy Affordable Healthcare Efforts Viewed in Over 90 Countries: Biosimilar Technologies Get Attention

Paras Biopharmaceuticals Finland Oy Affordable Healthcare Efforts Viewed in Over 90 Countries: Biosimilar Technologies Get Attention

Paras Biopharmaceuticals Finland Oy (Paras Biopharma) is a Finland-based microbial biologics company which focuses on the development of technologies for biosimilars and biologics in an efficient manner. The overall objective of Paras Biopharma is to enable economical production and future availability of affordable medicines for unmet medical needs. - February 17, 2021 - Paras Biopharmaceuticals Finland Oy

Riem Badr, MD, FCAP Named Chief of Pathology and Laboratory Services

Riem Badr, MD, FCAP Named Chief of Pathology and Laboratory Services

New York Cancer & Blood Specialists (NYCBS), one of the Nation’s leading oncology practices, has named board-certified hematopathologist Riem Badr, MD, FCAP, the chief of Pathology and Laboratory Services. https://nycancer.com/blog/2021/02/16/riem-badr-md-fcap-named-chief-pathology/ Dr. - February 16, 2021 - New York Cancer & Blood Specialists

Phase One Development of Rapid COVID-19 Point of Care Test Complete

Phase One Development of Rapid COVID-19 Point of Care Test Complete

Pepex Biomedical has effectively concluded first stage development efforts including successfully demonstrating working chemistry and manufacturing functionality of its existing electrochemical biosensor. - February 11, 2021 - Pepex Biomedical, Inc.

Sarah Cannon Cancer Institute at Swedish Medical Center Sheds New Light on Brain Tumors

Sarah Cannon Cancer Institute at Swedish Medical Center Sheds New Light on Brain Tumors

5-ALA Fluorescence Technique Allows More Precise Tumor Resection - February 11, 2021 - Swedish Medical Center

New York Cancer & Blood Specialists Announces Richard Zuniga, MD as Chief of Research

New York Cancer & Blood Specialists Announces Richard Zuniga, MD as Chief of Research

New York Cancer & Blood Specialists (NYCBS), one of the nation’s leading oncology practices, announces Richard Zuniga, MD, as the Chief of Research. https://nycancer.com/blog/2021/02/02/chief-of-research/ Dr. Zuniga is a board-certified hematologist and oncologist at NYCBS. Before... - February 03, 2021 - New York Cancer & Blood Specialists

Kevin Sarney Joins Charles River CFO to Lead Life Sciences Practice

Kevin Sarney Joins Charles River CFO to Lead Life Sciences Practice

Charles River CFO, Inc. (CRCFO), a provider of part-time and interim CFO and accounting services, today announced Kevin Sarney has joined the leadership team as the Life Sciences Practice Leader and CFO. With over 20 years of experience in public and private life sciences companies, Kevin will lead... - January 21, 2021 - Charles River CFO

AltuCell Therapeutics Announces Proof-of-Concept in Lead Programs in Type 1 Diabetes in Human Subjects; Phase 1 Pilot in Humans Has IND Approval & Trial to Begin Shortly

AltuCell Therapeutics, Inc., AltuCell announced today the achievement of approval of IND in Italy after pre-clinical proof-of-concept based on data from its two lead programs for type 1 diabetes testing of cadaver stem cell-derived islets in both human and non-human subjects. Their capsules have been implanted in people with diabetes for 5 year, demonstrating long-term safety, with no toxicity or tissue necrosis, and no rejection in any of the patients treated. - January 15, 2021 - AltuCell Therapeutics

14 New Monoclonal Anti-Cytokeratin Antibodies from AbboMax

AbboMax adds over a dozen new anti-cytokeratin monoclonal antibodies to its inventory. Cytokeratins are proteins found in epithelium. A variety of cytokeratins can be used for subtyping various forms of epithelial differentiation or for the detection of possible sites of origin of tumors. Primary tumors usually recapitulate the cytokeratin profiles of the cells from which they are derived. They are one of the most effective epithelial differentiation and tumor markers. - January 13, 2021 - AbboMax, Inc.

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