Category Archives: Biotech

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MVI Expands Clinical Trial

Madison Vaccines Incorporated’s clinical trial for metastatic prostate cancer is expanding to the University of Washington, its third site, the company announced recently. According to a release, MVI-118 is being explored for…

Cellectar

Cellectar Earns Japanese Patent

Cellectar Biosciences announced today the Japanese Patent Office has granted a composition of matter patent for its optical imaging phospholipid drug conjugates (PDCs), CLR 1501 and CLR 1502. “This patent…

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Cellectar, WARF Reach License Agreement

Cellectar Biosciences and the Wisconsin Alumni Research Foundation announced it new license agreement for intellectual property rights covering the method of use for the company’s compound, CLR 131, in multiple…

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Exact Sciences Study Shows Promise

A study by Exact Sciences and Mayo Clinic shows promise of a new blood-based lung cancer test, the organizations announced recently. “These results reveal an opportunity to detect lung cancer from…

Invenra

Invenra to Collaborate with QIMR

Invenra has teamed up with Australian biomedical research and development center QIMR Berghofer Medical Research Institute to identify and characterize a panel of fully human therapeutic monoclonal antibodies against a novel…

SHINE Medical

SHINE Adds Board Member

SHINE Medical Technologies added Gregory OD Smith to its board of directors, the company announced recently. Smith has experience in the nuclear industry, having worked at Urenco, Louisiana Energy Services…

NeuroPointDX

NeuroPointDX, Ovid Therapeutics Collaborate

NeuroPointDX, the diagnostics division of Stemina Biomarker Discovery, and New York-based Ovid Therapeutics announced today they will team up to identify novel biomarkers of a rare genetic disorder called Angelman syndrome….

Propeller Health

Propeller Teams With Novartis

Propeller Health announced today it has partnered with Novartis Pharma AG to develop a custom add-on sensor for the Breezhaler inhaler to further improve adherence and care management for people living with COPD…

Cologuard

Cologuard Considered for Star Ratings

The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) is considering including Exact Sciences’ Cologuard in the Medicare Advantage Star Ratings program, the company announced today. “The proposed inclusion of Cologuard in…

Stem Pharm

Stem Pharm Receives $290K Grant

Stem Pharm, a biotech startup out of the University of Wisconsin, has received $290,000 from the National Institutes of Health, the university announced today. According to a release, the money…