Monthly report: August 2020

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Golden Jubilee Biotech Park for Women Society - Webinar on "Translational research: From Bench to Bedside" by Dr. C Sheela Sasikumar.

On Aug 22, 2020
@BIRAC_2012 shared
RT @biotechpark: Golden Jubilee @biotechpark for Women & Organogenik Biotech Dr. @shaminisenthil glad to announce #webinar on "Translational Research : Bench to Bedside" by Dr. C. Sheela Sasikumar @BIRAC_2012 Register : https://t.co/CikePdbkmt https://t.co/XUSltVH1dP
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Golden Jubilee Biotech Park for Women Society announces Webinar on "Translational research: From Bench to Bedside" by Dr. C Sheela Sasikumar, Director - Dep. of Clinical Research S.S. Healthcare and Head- Clinical Research Hycare Superspeciality hospital on 29th August 2020.

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On Aug 22, 2020
@BIRAC_2012 shared
RT @biotechpark: Golden Jubilee @biotechpark for Women & Organogenik Biotech Dr. @shaminisenthil glad to announce #webinar on "Translational Research : Bench to Bedside" by Dr. C. Sheela Sasikumar @BIRAC_2012 Register : https://t.co/CikePdbkmt https://t.co/XUSltVH1dP
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Golden Jubilee Biotech Park for Women Society - Webinar on "Translational research: From Bench to Bedside" by Dr. C Sheela Sasikumar.

Golden Jubilee Biotech Park for Women Society - Webinar on "Translational research: From Bench to Bedside" by Dr. C Sheela Sasikumar.

Golden Jubilee Biotech Park for Women Society announces Webinar on "Translational research: From Bench to Bedside" by Dr. C Sheela Sasikumar, Director - Dep. of Clinical Research S.S. ...

In the race for a Covid-19 vaccine, Pfizer turns to a scientist with a history of defying skeptics — and getting results

On Aug 24, 2020
@matthewherper shared
RT @DrugChannels: Cool story about Kathrin Jansen, head of vaccine R&D at @pfizer $PFE https://t.co/8V2fU3Doew We are all lucky to have people like Dr. Jansen working on #COVID19 vaccine! Great reporting by @matthewherper @statnews
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Kathrin Jansen, a scientist with two best-selling vaccines to her credit, could be Pfizer's edge in the race for a Covid-19 vaccine.

www.statnews.com
On Aug 24, 2020
@matthewherper shared
RT @DrugChannels: Cool story about Kathrin Jansen, head of vaccine R&D at @pfizer $PFE https://t.co/8V2fU3Doew We are all lucky to have people like Dr. Jansen working on #COVID19 vaccine! Great reporting by @matthewherper @statnews
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In the race for a Covid-19 vaccine, Pfizer turns to a scientist with a history of defying skeptics — and getting results

In the race for a Covid-19 vaccine, Pfizer turns to a scientist with a history of defying skeptics — and getting results

Kathrin Jansen, a scientist with two best-selling vaccines to her credit, could be Pfizer's edge in the race for a Covid-19 vaccine.

A Unicorn Rivalry Shaping the Future of the Synbio Industry

On Aug 6, 2020
@GENbio shared
GEN Edge -- A #Unicorn Rivalry Shaping the Future of the #Synbio Industry. Read More on the Key Players: https://t.co/HWo8CrH3d4 https://t.co/0P20rqWxoc
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Two companies have embraced the power of computational biology to take the guesswork out of synthetic biology and drive the industry into the mainstream.

www.genengnews.com
On Aug 6, 2020
@GENbio shared
GEN Edge -- A #Unicorn Rivalry Shaping the Future of the #Synbio Industry. Read More on the Key Players: https://t.co/HWo8CrH3d4 https://t.co/0P20rqWxoc
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A Unicorn Rivalry Shaping the Future of the Synbio Industry

A Unicorn Rivalry Shaping the Future of the Synbio Industry

Two companies have embraced the power of computational biology to take the guesswork out of synthetic biology and drive the industry into the mainstream.

Summertime blues for top-tier biopharmaceutical companies

On Aug 3, 2020
@BioWorld shared
Summertime blues for top-tier biopharmaceutical companies https://t.co/n2FeNizK8V
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The share prices of blue-chip biopharmaceutical companies continued on their lackluster trajectory, which started in June and collectively lost ground last month, with the BioWorld Biopharmaceutical index slipping about 1.3% as investors took a break in order to digest the deluge of ...

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On Aug 3, 2020
@BioWorld shared
Summertime blues for top-tier biopharmaceutical companies https://t.co/n2FeNizK8V
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Summertime blues for top-tier biopharmaceutical companies

Summertime blues for top-tier biopharmaceutical companies

The share prices of blue-chip biopharmaceutical companies continued on their lackluster trajectory, which started in June and collectively lost ground last month, with the BioWorld ...

7 Biotech Books to Read in the Sun this Summer

On Aug 21, 2020
@Labiotech_eu shared
Here are 7 #biotech #books for the #summer that will take you from #CRISPR #geneediting to the #microbiome to pharma and economics, as well as sci-fi that takes biotech to space! What's your reading list for this summer? 🌞📚 https://t.co/tSjeQooasQ
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Here are seven biotech books for the summer that will take you from CRISPR gene editing to the microbiome to pharma and economics, as well as sci-fi that takes biotech to space.  The excitement of the summer break has been dampened somewhat by the ever-present threat of the Covid-19 ...

www.labiotech.eu
On Aug 21, 2020
@Labiotech_eu shared
Here are 7 #biotech #books for the #summer that will take you from #CRISPR #geneediting to the #microbiome to pharma and economics, as well as sci-fi that takes biotech to space! What's your reading list for this summer? 🌞📚 https://t.co/tSjeQooasQ
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7 Biotech Books to Read in the Sun this Summer

7 Biotech Books to Read in the Sun this Summer

Here are seven biotech books for the summer that will take you from CRISPR gene editing to the microbiome to pharma and economics, as well as sci-fi that takes biotech to space.  The ...

Novo Nordisk’s concizumab trials can resume after safety trial halt

On Aug 13, 2020
@BiotechWorld shared
Novo Nordisk’s concizumab trials can resume after safety trial halt https://t.co/57KLnqwNnp https://t.co/stUhyfUZrT
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Danish drugmaker Novo Nordisk is opening up its bleeding disorder trials five months after they were stopped.

www.fiercebiotech.com
On Aug 13, 2020
@BiotechWorld shared
Novo Nordisk’s concizumab trials can resume after safety trial halt https://t.co/57KLnqwNnp https://t.co/stUhyfUZrT
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Novo Nordisk’s concizumab trials can resume after safety trial halt

Novo Nordisk’s concizumab trials can resume after safety trial halt

Danish drugmaker Novo Nordisk is opening up its bleeding disorder trials five months after they were stopped.

An expected blockbuster drug from Gilead is rejected, imperiling the biotech’s future growth

On Aug 19, 2020
@matthewherper shared
Given the amount that $GILD has talked about filgotinib and the partnership behind it, the drug's rejection at the FDA is a shock. Story by @adamfeuerstein and @damiangarde. https://t.co/LwGPQri78O via @statnews
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The FDA rejected Gilead’s application to sell filgotinib as a treatment for rheumatoid arthritis and won't reconsider until the company provides more data.

www.statnews.com
On Aug 19, 2020
@matthewherper shared
Given the amount that $GILD has talked about filgotinib and the partnership behind it, the drug's rejection at the FDA is a shock. Story by @adamfeuerstein and @damiangarde. https://t.co/LwGPQri78O via @statnews
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An expected blockbuster drug from Gilead is rejected, imperiling the biotech’s future growth

An expected blockbuster drug from Gilead is rejected, imperiling the biotech’s future growth

The FDA rejected Gilead’s application to sell filgotinib as a treatment for rheumatoid arthritis and won't reconsider until the company provides more data.

Synchron’s Stentrode Brain-Computer Interface Receives Breakthrough Device Designation from FDA

On Aug 29, 2020
@NatureBiotech shared
Synchron’s Stentrode brain-computer interface receives Breakthrough Device designation from FDA #NBTintheNews https://t.co/Dcjq7S95RE
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Synchron, a neurovascular bioelectronics medicine company, today announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has granted Breakthrough D

www.businesswire.com
On Aug 29, 2020
@NatureBiotech shared
Synchron’s Stentrode brain-computer interface receives Breakthrough Device designation from FDA #NBTintheNews https://t.co/Dcjq7S95RE
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Synchron’s Stentrode Brain-Computer Interface Receives Breakthrough Device Designation from FDA

Synchron’s Stentrode Brain-Computer Interface Receives Breakthrough Device Designation from FDA

Synchron, a neurovascular bioelectronics medicine company, today announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has granted Breakthrough D

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