Posts tagged “Biotech & Life Science”

November 20, 2007

Premium Lock Hamner Institute to Work with EPA on Toxicology Project

The Hamner Study will focus on predicting how chemicals could affect human body.

November 20, 2007

Premium Lock 3-D Images Could Lead to Earlier Detection of Cancer

Image of precancerious cells. UniversityTech: Duke researchers utilize multi-photon microscopy technology to capture cancer data from living cells.

Updated November 20, 2007

Premium Lock Sciele Pharma Licenses Diabetes Drug

Sciele Atlanta-based firm also obtains rights to other related Novo Nordisk products.

November 16, 2007

Premium Lock Piedmont Triad Research Park Names New President

PTRP Park is considering plans for new 16-acre project.

November 15, 2007

Premium Lock RTI Wins $6.8M Grant for Genetics Project

DNA Project ‘PhenX’ linking genetics, other factors will be funded by NIH’s Genome Institute.

Updated November 15, 2007

Premium Lock Trimeris Names Pharmaceutical Veteran as CEO

 Martin Mattingly, a former executive at several firms, takes over immediately.

Updated November 14, 2007

Premium Lock UNC Research Targets Infants With Cystic Fibrosis for Saline Regimen

Lung disease UniversityTech: Upcoming clinical trial will use inhaled saline on infants fighting the deadly disease.

Updated November 14, 2007

Premium Lock Wake Forest Researchers Discover New Hemoglobin Process

Cardiovascular UniversityTech: Development could lead to changes in treatment of cardiovascular diseases.

November 13, 2007

Premium Lock Infrastructure Improvements Would Pay Off for Biopharma Firms, Study Says

RTI International finds that technology upgrades would save hundreds of millions of dollars.

November 9, 2007

Premium Lock Duke Advance Shows Promise for Predicting Future Alzheimer's Disease

3D brain scan Duke UniversityTech: Researchers use sophisticated imaging technology to track portions of brain involved in memory.

Updated November 9, 2007

Premium Lock RTI Health Group Names Former Surgeon and VC as Senior Director

RTI Health Solutions Bradford Waters, who taught at UNC, was a partner at Academy Funds.

November 8, 2007

Premium Lock Metabolon Wins Anthrax Vaccine Study Contract

anthrax U.S. Army lab will use RTP firm’s technology to research impact of vaccine on troops.

November 7, 2007

Premium Lock Drug Startup Metastatix Receives Testing Approval from FDA

Metastatix Venture-backed startup to launch tests of potential cancer treatment.

Updated November 7, 2007

Premium Lock Hamner Institute Receives $970,000 Grant from EPA

The Hamner Three-year study will focus on impact of various chemicals on humans.

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