Articles about Biotechnology, Pharmaceutical and Healthcare

03:03 EDT 28th September 2016 | BioPortfolio

Latest Articles on life science, biotechnology, pharmaceutical and healthcare topics and current issues.

Showing News Articles 1–25 of 79,000+

Tuesday 27th September 2016

[Correspondence] The fight against rabies: the Middle East needs to step up its game

The tenth World Rabies Day will be celebrated across the globe on Sept 28, 2016. This day marks the anniversary of the death of Louis Pasteur, a French chemist and microbiologist who developed the very first rabies vaccine. Each year, the day aims to raise awareness about rabies prevention.

Shire Kills Momenta Biosim Deal

Shire has terminated its collaboration with Momenta Pharma to develop and commercialize a Humira biosimilar

Is there an ROI on KOLs?

Can you measure return on investment (ROI) from compliant, patient-centred skills training for key opinion leaders?

[Comment] Understanding brain development: a major step

A landmark report by Trygve Bakken and colleagues1 provides, for the first time, a comprehensive, high-resolution, four-dimensional map of gene expression from early gestation to young adulthood in the whole brain of a non-human primate (rhesus monkey). This tour-de-force is of central relevance to our understanding of human brain development because the rhesus monkey brain is phylogenetically clo...

When Drug Reviewers Leave The FDA, They Often Work For Pharma

Researchers examine the Food and Drug Administration’s “revolving door” regarding employees who worked on cancer and hematology drugs.

From FDA expert to biotech insider: The drug industry thrives on the revolving door

A study found that more than half of the FDA's hematology-oncology experts between 2001 and 2010 went on to work for the biopharmaceutical industry.

Eagle Pharmaceuticals Announces “Save the Date” for 2016 Investor Day

WOODCLIFF LAKE, N.J.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Eagle Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (“Eagle” or “the Company”) (NASDAQ:EGRX) today announced that Scott Tarriff, President and Chief Executive Officer, David Riggs, Chief Financial Officer, and other members of Eagle’s senior management team will host an Investor Day in … Continue reading → Cet article Eagle Pharmac...

Cancer Center Adopts CT Scanner for Proton Therapy

DANVERS, Mass.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Samsung, an emerging leader in medical imaging technology, announced today that The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center in Houston, Texas added BodyTom® CT, the world’s first portable, full-body, 32-slice CT (computed tomography) scanner to its Proton … Continue reading → Cet article Cancer Center Adopts CT Scanner for Pro...

Acceleron Announces Retirement of John Knopf as President and CEO; Habib Dable Named as Successor

– Habib Dable Appointed as President and CEO – – Leadership Transition Highlights Acceleron’s Progression to its Next Stage of Growth – CAMBRIDGE, Mass.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Acceleron Pharma Inc. (NASDAQ:XLRN), a clinical stage biopharmaceutical company focused on the discovery, development and commercialization … Continue reading → Cet article Acce...

Senator eyes the inconsistent cost of imaging in the Centennial State

Body: A state senator in Colorado has taken to the online pages of a local news outlet to tell voters what she’s planning to focus on for the 2017 legislative session. It turns out healthcare is on her mind and medical imaging is in her sights. “I carried a bipartisan bill to find out what exactly is driving the cost of individual health plans, and if switching Colorado’s geographic rat...

Chris Bosh’s NBA career is in jeopardy because of blood clots. Here are five things you should know

Blood clots usually resolve themselves. But when they don't, they can be deadly. NBA superstar Chris Bosh suffers from them, and they could mean the end of his career. Here's…

#jobs #lifescience Marketing Coordinator

// MA-Canton, Job Description: Marketing Coordinator Responsible for the coordination, planning and implementation of the Advertising Promotion Review Committee, managing and coordinating literature fulfillment, and supporting the Marketing team for ad hoc project. The incumbent will build relationships with key … Continue reading → Cet article #jobs #lifescience Marketing Coordinator ...

Radiology paged to the news studio

Body: Earlier this week the NBC affiliate in Green Bay chose to tell its viewers about what it is that radiologists do, airing a segment with a local rad who gives a two-minute rundown. “We’re pretty central to healthcare these days,” Karanjot Sundlass, MD, tells reporter/anchor Cassandra Duvall. “We supervise the medical imaging that the technologists perform, we advise the physician...

#news #biotech Reactivation of p53 Shrinks Tumors in Mouse Model

// Blocking a protein that inhibits lysine acetylation reversed the inactivation of the p53 protein and resulted in shrinkage of tumors… from Genomics/Proteomics | Bio Research International Cet article #news #biotech Reactivation of p53 Shrinks Tumors in Mouse Model est apparu en premier sur Biotech 365.

#news #biotech New Approach Yields Stable Neural Stem Cell Lines for Neuroscience Research

// A team of neurosciences researchers developed a faster and more stable technique for establishing stable human induced neural stem cell… from Genomics/Proteomics | Bio Research International Cet article #news #biotech New Approach Yields Stable Neural Stem Cell Lines for Neuroscience Research est apparu en premier sur Biotech 365.

#news #biotech Light-Activated Nanoparticles Kill Primary Tumors and Distant Metastases

// A novel type of nanoparticle carries two anticancer drugs to attack colorectal cancer while simultaneously recruiting and activating T-cells to… from Genomics/Proteomics | Bio Research International Cet article #news #biotech Light-Activated Nanoparticles Kill Primary Tumors and Distant Metastases est apparu en premier sur Biotech 365.

#jobs #lifescience Digital Communications Specialist

// MA-Cambridge, Position Description: Seeking a dynamic individual to develop and maintain content across multiple external websites as well as manage daily operations of Takeda Oncology’s social media channels. The position reports to the Associate Director, Digital and Internal Communications, … Continue reading → Cet article #jobs #lifescience Digital Communications Specialis...

#jobs #lifescience Principal Consultant

// NC-Morrisville, Sequence, Inc. is excited to offer another great Employment Opportunity! We are a nationwide quality and compliance consulting firm based in Raleigh, NC, and our service offerings include Validation Services, Engineering and Technical Services, Laboratory Compliance, IT Quality … Continue reading → Cet article #jobs #lifescience Principal Consultant est apparu en pre...

#jobs #lifescience Senior Deviation Investigator – II

// NC-Durham, Job Description & Requirements Job Type: Temporary Number of Positions: 1 System Location: Manufacturing (Z007) Created Date: 9/27/2016 Job Title: Senior Deviation Investigator – II (Associate) CWR Type: W-2 Reason: New Position Qualifications: See Attached job descriptions. Manager … Continue reading → Cet article #jobs #lifescience Senior Deviation Investigat...

BMS Preps New Trials to Test Opdivo's Efficacy in Other Cancers

ArticleBMS’s drug is already approved for advanced melanoma and lung cancer, but it faces formidable competition from Merck’s Keytruda.

#jobs #lifescience Shipping Room Tech

// NY-GERMANTOWN, We are reviewing resumes for a Shipping Room Technician for a Biotech firm in Germantown, NY. This position is M-F, 40 hours per week and is currently a 12 week or longer opportunity. The position may become Temp … Continue reading → Cet article #jobs #lifescience Shipping Room Tech est apparu en premier sur Biotech 365.

Amgen Announces Top-Line Results for Phase 3 Kyprolis Study

NewsAmgen supports a number of investigator-sponsored studies.Topic

Boston Scientific buys EndoChoice for $210m

The acquisition of the gastroenterology company is at a 100% premium on the market price.

#jobs #lifescience Dir. CMC Regulatory Affairs

// NY-Albany, Summary: Maintain active engagement with emerging and current regulatory trends in the industry and act in a consultative capacity to the Industrial Operations and Product Supply division and clinical regulatory affairs as related decisions and processes are executed. … Continue reading → Cet article #jobs #lifescience Dir. CMC Regulatory Affairs est apparu en premier sur...

Ximedica Named Development Advisor to Newly Minted Cambridge MedSpace

Welcoming Early-Stage and Early-Thought companies… PROVIDENCE, R.I.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–XIMEDICA, a leading full service medical technologies development firm, today announced its strategic partnership with Cambridge MedSpace. Located in the heart of Cambridge, the concept for MedSpace is the brainchild of MIT researcher … Continue reading → Cet article Ximedica Named Dev...

Quick Search