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Posts tagged “Biotech & Life Science”

9:53 a.m. today

GSK malaria vaccine nearer OK; Aerie not giving up on glaucoma treatment; Duke Energy's Greentech award; Novartis soars; CDC's new tech tracks listeria

Bulldog In the latest wrapup of technology and life science news: GSK's malaria vaccine is closer to approval after clinical trial; Aerie Pharmaceuticals not giving up on glaucoma treatment; Duke Energy wins a Greentech award; Novartis soars in wake of GSK, Eli Lilly deals; CDC uses new tech to track listeria illnesses.

Updated 2:46 p.m. Tuesday

LabCorp first to join genetic data share group

LabCorp Leading health diagnostics firm Laboratory Corporation of America Holdings (LabCorp) (NYSE: LH), is the first participant in BRCA Share, a novel datashare initiative to provide scientists and laboratory organizations around the world with open access to genetic data associated with cancer.

1:57 p.m. Tuesday

President of NC Research Campus resigns

Lynne Scott Safrit Lynne Scott Safrit has resigned as president and chief operating officer of Castle & Cooke, the company developing the NC Research Campus on the former Cannon Mills site in Kannapolis.

6:13 a.m. Tuesday

Zen-Bio lands $224K NIH award

Zen-Bio Zen-Bio, a Research Triangle Park biotechnology and contract research firm, has landed another in a string of National Institutes of Health grants - this one for $224,000 to help in the global fight against obesity.

1:46 p.m. Monday

Three NC cities to benefit from $26.8M Cardinal Health settlement

Cardinal Health Hospitals and clinics in Raleigh, Charlotte, and Greensboro that obtained radiopharmaceuticals from Cardinal Health Inc. between 2003 and 2008 stand to get some money back. Cardinal has agreed to pay $26.8 million to 25 markets where the Federal Trade Commission says it profited from monopoly practices.

Updated 6:00 a.m. Monday

Premium Lock Contego Medical closes $5.6M financing

Contego Medical Raleigh-based Contego Medical, which sells a filter platform for angioplasty balloon and stent delivery catheters, has closed on its $5.6 million Series B financing led by Hatteras Venture Partners with participation from Mountain Group Partners, Lookout Capital and Medical Mutual.

5:27 a.m. Monday

WTW news in review: Last week's headlines (Part 1)

Week in review Here's a look back at technology, life science and other related news as reported in WRAL TechWire last week. We published so many stories last week, we had to post this in two parts.

5:25 a.m. Monday

WTW news in review: Last week's headlines (Part 2)

Week in review Here's a look back at technology, life science and other related news as reported in WRAL TechWire last week. We published so many stories last week, we had to post this in two parts.

5:20 a.m. Monday

Triangle events calendar: The latest update

Social networking Thanks to the folks at Innovate Raleigh, here's a listing of all the technology (and some other) networking events, meetups and conferences coming up over the next few months. April is especially busy.

5:05 a.m. Monday

Your company making news? Have an opinion? Share it with WRAL TechWire

Contribute to WRALTechWire WRALTechWire is continuously expanding its content lineup, and we want you to participate. We are looking for news and analysis about all things tech and life science from people who know their business.

April 16

Report: GSK shutting Pittsburgh office, eliminating 274 jobs

Layoffs       Drug giant GlaxoSmithKline, which already is cutting hundreds of jobs in the Triangle and in the Philadelphia area, is now in the process of closing an office in Pittsburgh where 274 people work, according to the Pittsburgh Business Times.

April 16

Obama: Battle against Ebola shows progress but isn't over

Ebola Citing significant gains in fighting the Ebola outbreak in West Africa, President Obama declared Wednesday that the international goal now is to prevent any new cases of the deadly virus in the afflicted region.

April 15

Durham drug startup Innocrin raises $28M to advance cancer therapy

VC funding  Durham drug developer Innocrin Pharmaceuticals has closed on $28 million in Series D financing to test a new therapy for difficult prostate and breast cancers.

April 14

IBM bets 'Watson' will help solve health issues with new business unit

IBM is forming a new health business unit built around its "Watson" supercomputing capabilities, is expanding its partnership with Apple for health applications, is adding health industry partners, and also is acquiring two data startups. This initiative is just the latest in Ginny Rometty's campaign to reinvigorate the technology giant.

April 13

GSK considers revamping compensation plan for sales force

GSK   Drug giant GlaxoSmithKline is considering making changes in the way its sales force is compensated, according to an internal memo obtained by Bloomberg News and The Wall Street Journal.

April 13

Clinipace puts $50M war chest to work, acquiring German firm

Clinipace Clinipace Worldwide, which raised $50 million in January as a "war chest" for growing its business, has wrapped up the acquisition of a clinical research organization in Germany.

April 13

Eisai cutting some 200 jobs but few at its RTP location

Layoffs       ‚ÄčEisai, the Tokyo-based global biopharmaceutical company, said only a "handful" of the company's 200-plus job cuts announced on Friday would involve the company's 190 employees in North Carolina.

April 13

Tech events calendar for Triangle: The latest update

Social networking Thanks to the folks at Innovate Raleigh, here's a listing of all the technology (and some other) networking events, meetups and conferences coming up over the next few months. April is especially busy.

April 13

WTW in review: Last week's headlines (Part 1)

Week in review Here's a look back at technology, life science and other related news as reported in WRAL TechWire last week. We published so many stories last week, we had to post this in two parts.

April 13

WTW in review: Last week's headlines (Part 2)

Week in review Here's a look back at technology, life science and other related news as reported in WRAL TechWire last week. We published so many stories last week, we had to post this in two parts.

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