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Oxford Immunotec to Present at the 36th Annual J.P. Morgan Healthcare Conference

Oxford Immunotec Global PLC, a global, high-growth diagnostics company, today announced that Dr. Peter Wrighton-Smith, Chief Executive Officer, will present at the 36th Annual J.P. Morgan Healthcare Conference on Thursday, January 11, 2018, at 11:00 a.m. PST (2:00 p.m. EST). The conference will be held at the Westin St. Francis Hotel in San Francisco.

Wessex Academic Health Science Network and Wessex Clinical Research Network launch their Technology Support Programme (Round 1)

Wessex Clinical Research Network (CRN) and Wessex Academic Health Science Network (AHSN) have teamed up to support commercial innovators gather crucial evidence on their products.  Their new Technology Support Programme (TSP) will help companies to access the NHS’s research infrastructure to obtain high quality evidence on the economic and health gains their products can bring.

Highest Stability Recombinant Wnt3a for Organoid Culture

AMSBIO has introduced recombinant Wnt3a with a new Wnt stabilizer that significantly extends the activity of this protein in serum-free medium from a half-life of just 2 hours to around 30 hours.

Boehringer Ingelheim signs Evox, Roche deals

A second deal between Germany’s Boehringer Ingelheim and a UK firm has been announced this week, this time with Oxford-based Evox Therapeutics for a collaboration focused on exosome-mediated drug delivery.

Isansys Lifecare partners with myHealth Sentinel

Isansys Lifecare, a global health technology company, is delighted to announce its partnership with myHealth Sentinel (mHS) to offer its wireless, wearable, continuous patient data capture and analysis platform in Singapore.

Corporate venture investment in UK biotech increases more than 6-fold in 5 years

New research published 14 December by the Association of the British Pharmaceutical Industry (ABPI) shows that the amount of capital invested alongside CVC into UK companies increased six-fold between 2010 and 2015, marking a fundamental shift in how start-up British biotech is funded. 

Highly Efficient Substrate for Culturing ES/iPS Cells

AMSBIO announces iMatrix recombinant Laminin-511 E8 fragments, an innovative cell culture matrix compatible with a wide variety of cell types, and exceptionally well suited for pluripotent stem cells.

Oxford Immunotec and QIAGEN N.V. Settle Patent Infringement Lawsuit

Oxford Immunotec Ltd. and QIAGEN N.V. announced today that they have reached a settlement in the lawsuit in the U.S. District Court for the District of Massachusetts in Boston (15-cv-13124-NMG) alleging patent infringement in relation to QIAGEN’s QuantiFERON®-TB Gold and QuantiFERON®-TB Gold Plus products.

Sanifit appoints Alexander M. Gold, M.D., F.A.C.C. as Chief Medical Officer and President of its US subsidiary

Former SVP and Head of Clinical Development at Portola Pharmaceuticals appointed as Chief Medical Officer

PsiOxus Therapeutics Receives $15 Million Milestone Payment as Armed Oncolytic Virus Licensed to Bristol-Myers Squibb Achieves CTA

PsiOxus Therapeutics, Ltd. (PsiOxus) today announced that the Clinical Trial Application for NG-348, an “armed” oncolytic virus for the treatment of solid tumors, has been approved and, per the licensing agreement between the parties, Bristol-Myers Squibb will make a US $15 million milestone payment to PsiOxus.

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