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Precision for Medicine Launches Biospecimen Solutions Offering with Aquisition of ProMedDx and GLAS

BETHESDA, MD – August 1, 2019 – Precision for Medicine, part of Precision Medicine Group, announced it has acquired leading biospecimen providers ProMedDx and GLAS, significantly expanding its capabilities and expertise in the biospecimen solutions space.

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Premier Choice Group: Employee Wellbeing Now A Mainstream Employer Strategy

In just three years, employee wellbeing has gone from being a niche benefit to a mainstream strategic concern for businesses. That’s one of the key findings to come out of a new report by a professional association specialising in employee rewards and benefits.

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OBN Announce Thermo Fisher Scientific as a new Corporate Sponsor

Abingdon, UK; 29th July 2019 - OBN, the Membership organisation supporting the UK’s innovative life sciences companies, is pleased to announce Thermo Fisher Scientific as OBN’s new corporate sponsor.

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TBAT Innovation Ltd launch Swift R&D Online Portal

Launched on 1st July, Swift R&D, the online and interactive R&D Tax Credit portal is the latest offering from TBAT Innovation Ltd – R&D Funding and Tax Credit specialists.

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Oxford Science Park: Planning permission sought for Plot 16 as The Oxford Science Park continues ambitious expansion plans

Oxford, UK, July 24 2019 - Following an architectural competition for a compelling contemporary design in 2018, involving four first-class international practices, and after open consultation with the local community, The Oxford Science Park has filed for detailed planning permission for a major new phase of development on its Plot 16.

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AMSBIO: Targeted Protein Degradation for Drug Discovery

AMSBIO has introduced a new range of homogeneous proximity assays, critical enzymes and small molecule inhibitors to assess the chemical adaptor function of Proteolysis Targeting Chimeras (PROTACs).

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Immunocore: Detailed Review of Tebentafusp (IMCgp100) in Metastatic Uveal Melanoma Published in Issue of Cancers

(Oxfordshire, UK and Pennsylvania and Maryland, US, 16 July 2019) Immunocore Limited, a leading T Cell Receptor (TCR) biotechnology company, today announce the publication of “Tebentafusp: T Cell Redirection for the Treatment of Metastatic Uveal Melanoma” in a special issue on uveal melanoma in Cancers, an international, peer-reviewed monthly journal.

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Inivata Signs Distribution Agreement with IPS Genomix for InVision® Genomic Tests in the Middle East and Africa

Research Triangle Park, NC, USA and Cambridge, UK, and Dubai, UAE , July 16, 2019 -- Inivata, a leader in liquid biopsy, has signed a distribution agreement with IPS Genomix, part of the IPS Group,  to provide cancer patients and partners in the Middle East and Africa with access to its InVisionFirst®-Lung and InVisionSeq™ liquid biopsy tests.

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AMSBIO Biotinylated Hyaluronan Binding Protein (biotin-HABP) Reagent Cited In Groundbreaking Cancer Resistance Investigation 

AMSBIO reports on the pioneering research published** in a collaborative effort between researchers in the School of Engineering, University of Newcastle and Department of Pharmacology, University of Cambridge, UK that has cited Biotinylated Hyaluronan Binding Protein (biotin-HABP) supplied by the company in its investigation into the cancer resistance of the naked mole-rat (NMR).

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The Biosphere hosts workshop to generate ideas to address unmet clinical needs in children’s cancer care

Despite improving survival rates, cancer is the leading cause of death in children and young people. There is a growing need for technology to support children and young people with cancer, as well as to support health care professionals to provide optimal care.

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