Posts tagged “Biotech & Life Science”
Durham-based Novan went public at $11 a share - and its stock shows plenty of "pop," surging more than 70 percent at one point before closing up 65 percent on the day at $18.10.
Axial Exchange CEO Joanne Rohde is delivering the keynote at WRAL TechWire's Executive Exchange event next week about mobile health - and she's going to be providing a load of statistics that point to the increasing importance of mHealth to consumers as well as businesses and healthcare providers. In fact, several RTP mHealth leaders also are part of the program. You don't want to miss this event.
When you reserve a 10-minute "NC Big Shot" slot on the North Carolina Biotechnology Center's website for the Tuesday, October 4 VaccinatioNCelebration, it'll reserve your free ticket to participate in a milestone of medicine. That's because you'll be among the first "NC Big Shots" to get Flucelvax Quadrivalent. That big shot is being made right here in Holly Springs, North Carolina.
Encapsio, a startup focused on new technology to deliver active ingredients in product formulation, prevailed over five other finalists in the Big Launch Challenge.
Top officials for Monsanto and Bayer defended their proposed $66 billion merger before skeptical senators on Tuesday, insisting that the deal would lead to greater investments in technology that could help American farmers. Syngenta, Dow AgroSciences and DuPont also defend deal plans.
John Ratliff, who resigned as president of Quintiles for "personal reasons" in 2013, is taking over as CEO of Covance Drug Development, which is now owned by LabCorp.
GlaxoSmithKline picks Emma Walmsley, a female executive of its management team, to replace CEO Andrew Witty when he retires early next year. Plus: Read her bio, watch video about the news.
A new report, complete with heatmap, spells out the hottest categories for venture investments in the use of artificial intelligence to help speed up and lower the costs of new drug discovery.
A new survey of more than 160 life science and pharmaceutical industry executives finds that digital health initiatives will play an increasingly important role in health care, says Durham mobile health startup Validic.
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