Monthly report: September 2020

This month, The Essentials Report, has curated & analyzed the content published by 144 influencers like FierceBiotech and Biotech World, discussing hashtags such as #biotech , #BIFDigital and #COVID19.
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OneUnited: The Nation’s Largest Black-Owned Bank Is Unapologetically Black And Activist

On Sep 26, 2020
@Forbes shared
RT @ForbesAdvisor: Launched in 1968 as Unity Bank & Trust Company in response to calls for black economic empowerment, @oneunited Bank’s mission remains being Black America’s first choice for banking. Here’s how OneUnited is working to achieve that goal. @getmoneymoxie https://t.co/g30coe0SXG
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OneUnited Bank, the largest Black-owned bank in the U.S., is a bank for Blacks and their allies—and also a bank that sees itself as unapologetically activist.

www.forbes.com
On Sep 26, 2020
@Forbes shared
RT @ForbesAdvisor: Launched in 1968 as Unity Bank & Trust Company in response to calls for black economic empowerment, @oneunited Bank’s mission remains being Black America’s first choice for banking. Here’s how OneUnited is working to achieve that goal. @getmoneymoxie https://t.co/g30coe0SXG
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OneUnited: The Nation’s Largest Black-Owned Bank Is Unapologetically Black And Activist

OneUnited: The Nation’s Largest Black-Owned Bank Is Unapologetically Black And Activist

OneUnited Bank, the largest Black-owned bank in the U.S., is a bank for Blacks and their allies—and also a bank that sees itself as unapologetically activist.

Novo, Sanofi VC units lead Lava's $83M series C to fund gamma delta T-cell trials

On Sep 17, 2020
@FierceBiotech shared
. Lava is moving several lead Vγ9Vδ2 T-cell engagers toward the clinic. Buoyed by the funding, Lava expects to start proof-of-concept trials of the therapies next year https://t.co/j1yWLVa10a
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Lava Therapeutics has raised $83 million to advance its portfolio of bispecific gamma delta T-cell engagers. The series C positions Lava to begin assessing the drugs in proof-of-concept clinical trials in solid tumors and hematological malignancies starting next year. 

www.fiercebiotech.com
On Sep 17, 2020
@FierceBiotech shared
. Lava is moving several lead Vγ9Vδ2 T-cell engagers toward the clinic. Buoyed by the funding, Lava expects to start proof-of-concept trials of the therapies next year https://t.co/j1yWLVa10a
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Novo, Sanofi VC units lead Lava's $83M series C to fund gamma delta T-cell trials

Novo, Sanofi VC units lead Lava's $83M series C to fund gamma delta T-cell trials

Lava Therapeutics has raised $83 million to advance its portfolio of bispecific gamma delta T-cell engagers. The series C positions Lava to begin assessing the drugs in proof-of-concept ...

ESMO: Amunix’s T-cell engagers shrink solid tumors in animal models

On Sep 17, 2020
@BiotechWorld shared
ESMO: Amunix’s T-cell engagers shrink solid tumors in animal models https://t.co/Cla1f1bl1O https://t.co/fPqwUa2zns
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Amunix reported that a single dose of its lead T-cell engager caused caused large HER2-positive tumors to shrink in mice. The company raised $73 million in a series A funding earlier this year to advance that program and others into clinical trials.

www.fiercebiotech.com
On Sep 17, 2020
@BiotechWorld shared
ESMO: Amunix’s T-cell engagers shrink solid tumors in animal models https://t.co/Cla1f1bl1O https://t.co/fPqwUa2zns
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ESMO: Amunix’s T-cell engagers shrink solid tumors in animal models

ESMO: Amunix’s T-cell engagers shrink solid tumors in animal models

Amunix reported that a single dose of its lead T-cell engager caused caused large HER2-positive tumors to shrink in mice. The company raised $73 million in a series A funding earlier this ...

The top 10 global R&D institutes

On Sep 2, 2020
@big4bio shared
RT @CEOCouncilPHL: Congratulations, @Penn, for being named one of @FiercePharma's Top 10 Global R&D Institutes! #DiscoveryStartsHerePHL🏙️ Read more in @FiercePharma ⬇️ https://t.co/69t84BtMcz
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Many new drugs and diagnostics would never have seen the light of day if it wasn’t for academic and R&D institutes. Our top 10 are the most prolific when it comes to collabs and research pacts with the life sciences industry, with many big-name scientists and alumni working at biotech ...

www.fiercebiotech.com
On Sep 2, 2020
@big4bio shared
RT @CEOCouncilPHL: Congratulations, @Penn, for being named one of @FiercePharma's Top 10 Global R&D Institutes! #DiscoveryStartsHerePHL🏙️ Read more in @FiercePharma ⬇️ https://t.co/69t84BtMcz
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The top 10 global R&D institutes

The top 10 global R&D institutes

Many new drugs and diagnostics would never have seen the light of day if it wasn’t for academic and R&D institutes. Our top 10 are the most prolific when it comes to collabs and research ...

Newcomers: These 18 Billionaires Join The Forbes 400 List In 2020

On Sep 8, 2020
@Forbes shared
Newcomers: These 18 billionaires have joined The #Forbes400 list in 2020 https://t.co/6GfIPzXk81 https://t.co/dla8qKZ6tC
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Despite the pandemic, multibillion-dollar fortunes are still being minted in America. From Zoom founder Eric Yuan to biotech pioneer Alice Schwartz, meet the newest members of Forbes annual list of the 400 richest Americans.

www.forbes.com
On Sep 8, 2020
@Forbes shared
Newcomers: These 18 billionaires have joined The #Forbes400 list in 2020 https://t.co/6GfIPzXk81 https://t.co/dla8qKZ6tC
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Newcomers: These 18 Billionaires Join The Forbes 400 List In 2020

Newcomers: These 18 Billionaires Join The Forbes 400 List In 2020

Despite the pandemic, multibillion-dollar fortunes are still being minted in America. From Zoom founder Eric Yuan to biotech pioneer Alice Schwartz, meet the newest members of Forbes annual ...

Flagship Pioneering Hatches a New Biotech Startup, Generate Biomedicines

On Sep 10, 2020
@WSJVC shared
Flagship Pioneering, a life sciences company-creation firm, has launched another biotech startup, Generate Biomedicines Inc. https://t.co/XaL1fWgVbZ
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Flagship has provided more than $50 million to the developer of biological drugs.

www.wsj.com
On Sep 10, 2020
@WSJVC shared
Flagship Pioneering, a life sciences company-creation firm, has launched another biotech startup, Generate Biomedicines Inc. https://t.co/XaL1fWgVbZ
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Flagship Pioneering Hatches a New Biotech Startup, Generate Biomedicines

Flagship Pioneering Hatches a New Biotech Startup, Generate Biomedicines

Flagship has provided more than $50 million to the developer of biological drugs.

Generate Bio Aims to Reveal Nature’s Protein Secrets, Create New Drugs

On Sep 10, 2020
@Xconomy shared
[email protected] Aims to Reveal Nature’s Protein Secrets, Create New Drugs - by @frankvinluan https://t.co/PT3dpx4fTm $RUBY
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When biotech startups emerge from stealth, executives typically talk about new molecules in the pipeline and novel approaches they take to treating a

xconomy.com
On Sep 10, 2020
@Xconomy shared
[email protected] Aims to Reveal Nature’s Protein Secrets, Create New Drugs - by @frankvinluan https://t.co/PT3dpx4fTm $RUBY
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Generate Bio Aims to Reveal Nature’s Protein Secrets, Create New Drugs

Generate Bio Aims to Reveal Nature’s Protein Secrets, Create New Drugs

When biotech startups emerge from stealth, executives typically talk about new molecules in the pipeline and novel approaches they take to treating a

Designing Proteins From Scratch

On Sep 14, 2020
@Amgen shared
Congrats to David Baker on receiving this year’s Breakthrough Prize in Life Sciences award. Learn how Amgen is working with David and the @UWproteindesign team in the search for new medicines: https://t.co/sUCZMfFzao https://t.co/XN8JDjJW7x
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“He decides what three-dimensional structure he wants, and he uses sophisticated software he designed to predict an amino acid sequence that will fold up to yield the desired target structure. And more often than not, it works.” “In 10 to 15 years,” Baker predicts, “I believe that nearly ...

www.amgenscience.com
On Sep 14, 2020
@Amgen shared
Congrats to David Baker on receiving this year’s Breakthrough Prize in Life Sciences award. Learn how Amgen is working with David and the @UWproteindesign team in the search for new medicines: https://t.co/sUCZMfFzao https://t.co/XN8JDjJW7x
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Designing Proteins From Scratch

Designing Proteins From Scratch

“He decides what three-dimensional structure he wants, and he uses sophisticated software he designed to predict an amino acid sequence that will fold up to yield the desired target ...

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