Posts tagged “Biotech & Life Science”

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Premium Lock QuintilesIMS, Salesforce form 'molecule to market' data alliance

QuintilesIMS   QuintilesIMS is partnering with Salesforce to utilize cloud technology for what it calls a "molecule to market" data shop for pharmaceutical companies.

Updated 7:59 a.m. today

Premium Lock Dr. Charles Hamner: A creator of NC's life science industry

He's been called the "biofather" of North Carolina's growing life science industry, and Dr. Charles Hamner is among the first five people selected for WRAL TechWire's Hall of Fame. The former head of the N.C. Biotechnology Center and long a champion of North Carolina, Hamner talks about his distinguished career, achievements and disappointments in an exclusive Q&A.

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Updated 7:20 a.m. today

Premium Lock Checking IBM's pulse: Healthcare a bright spot amid anemic services performance (+ video)

In reporting a 20th consecutive quarter of a drop in income, IBM's healthcare related businesses stand out as a bright spot amid otherwise anemic services performance, says Technology Business Research Analyst John Caucis.

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WTW's week in review: 56 headlines not to be missed, part three

Triangle headlines Here's a look back at technology, life science and other related news as reported in WRAL TechWire for this past week, part three.

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WTW's week in review: 56 headlines not to be missed, part two

Week in review Here's a look back at technology, life science and other related news as reported in WRAL TechWire over this past week, part two.

5:24 a.m. today

WTW's week in review: 56 headlines not to be missed, part one

Week in review Here's a look back at technology, life science and other related news as reported in WRAL TechWire for this past week, part one.

5:15 a.m. today

Let us hear from you: WTW wants your news, views

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.

Updated April 21

First WRAL TechWire Hall of Famers: Five pillars of NC's tech success

The first five recipients of WRAL TechWire's Hall of Fame honors for lifetime achievement are well-known contributors to the growing, evolving success of North Carolina's high tech, life science and entrepreneurial ecosystem.

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April 21

Valencell, Firstbeat connecting analytics to wearables data

Valencell Raleigh-based Valencell, which makes biometric sensors for wearables and Finland's Firstbeat, which provides physiological analytics, say they are collaborating "to explore to full potential of what can biometric wearables can achieve."

April 21

Target PharmaSolutions, Allergan team on liver disease study

Target, Allergan collaborating on liver test Clinical data company TARGET PharmaSolutions of Chapel Hill will collaborate with Dublin-based Allergan, a global pharmaceutical company, to study a major liver disease and future treatment options for it.

April 21

UNC, Duke part of $3.2M project to develop better Zika virus test

Mosquitos that carry Zika Researchers at the UNC School of Medicine and Duke are part of a project that has received a $3.2 million federal grant to develop a test for the Zika virus they hope will provide accurate results for a wide range of time between when an individual is potentially exposed to when he or she is tested for the virus.

Updated April 20

Eat cheese, flying cars, and sonic clothes dryers

Ultrasonic Dryer In today's roundup of technology news: a compound found in aged cheese and mushrooms may prevent liver cancer and extend life; million dollar flying car coming; dry your clothes in half the time with sound.

Updated April 20

MultiGEN cancer mutation test 1,000 times more sensitive

A genetic test developed by MultiGEN Diagnostics of Greensboro is 1,000 times more sensitive than current methods in detecting a key mutation in cancer, according to a newly published scientific paper.

April 20

NC Biotech Center awards $1.6M in Q3 loans and grants

N.C. Biotech Center's tower The North Carolina Biotechnology Center awarded 14 loans and grants totaling $1.6 million to companies, universities and other bioscience entities in the third quarter of its 2016-2017 fiscal year ending March 31.

April 19

Novan CEO Stasko's total compensation increases 280 percent

Novan ‚ÄčAcne drug maker Novan paid Chief Executive Officer Nathan Stasko $1.98 million in compensation in 2016, a 280 percent increase from $520,000 in 2015, according to a filing.

April 19

RTP med device startup lands $1.5M in NIH grants

Medical research Clinical Sensors Inc., a small diagnostic device company in Research Triangle Park, has won two grants totaling more than $1.5 million from the National Institutes of Health (NIH) to support the development of its point-of-care device that measures a patient's blood nitric oxide level within a few seconds.

April 19

Durham heart therapy firm NeuroTronik raises $23.1M (+ video)

‚ÄčNeuroTronik Inc. of Durham has closed on $23.1 million in Series B preferred stock financing to advance its therapy for treating acute heart failure in hospitals.

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