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The AGIR project carried out by the DEINOVE group is granted €14.6 million by the ‘Investments for the Future’ Program (IFP) operated by Bpifrance to develop new antibiotics.

12.09.2017 The AGIR project (Antibiotics against Resistant Infectious Germs), carried out by the DEINOVE group and the Charles Viollette Institute, aims to identify novel antibiotic structures from rare bacterial strains by developing new collection, culture, screening, optimization, and evaluation [...]

By | September 14th, 2017|BioPharma & Healthcare, News, Press Releases, Therapeutics|

CHAIN Awarded £0.5M Grant Funding to Develop Healthcare Platform

CHAIN Biotech has been awarded £0.5M grant funding from Innovate UK, the UK’s innovation agency, to expand its range of biotechnology products. Building on a successful synthetic biology program, are centered on enhancing and extending the capability of CHAIN’s proprietary Clostridium spore-based [...]

Ranomics Launches VariantFind™, a DNA Library Synthesis Platform

September 7th, 2017 – Toronto: Today, Ranomics, a Toronto-based biotechnology company announced that it has launched VariantFind™, a novel proprietary platform for creating DNA libraries. VariantFind™ leverages Ranomics’ multi-site saturation mutagenesis technology to create high quality and cost-effective variant libraries [...]

Synlogic Completes Merger with Mirna Therapeutics

August 28, 2017 - Synlogic Commences Trading on NASDAQ Capital Market under Ticker Symbol “SYBX” - Combined Company has Approximately $100 Million in Cash and Cash Equivalents Following Transaction Close - Company Strengthens Board of Directors with addition of Michael Powell, Ph.D., and Richard Shea CAMBRIDGE, [...]

By | August 29th, 2017|BioPharma & Healthcare, News, Press Releases, Therapeutics|

IBM: Your Computer Can Help Scientists Study Connection Between Body Bacteria and Autoimmune Diseases

IBM Corporate Citizenship teams up with Broad Institute of MIT and Harvard, Massachusetts General Hospital, University of California San Diego, and the Flatiron Institute ARMONK, N.Y., Aug. 23, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- The general public's help is being enlisted in what's thought to be [...]

By | August 24th, 2017|BioPharma & Healthcare, News, Press Releases, Therapeutics|

From spider silk shoes to algae fuel, welcome to the new age of biotech

Originally published 16 Aug 2017, World Economic Forum Science makes fact out of fiction, changing our lives through new technologies. But it’s a long road from invention to adoption. Only when a technology becomes affordable and ubiquitous enough can it usually [...]