Posts tagged “N.C. Biotech Center”

June 21

Premium Lock Eshelman, Hatteras backed Innocrin lands regulatory boost in Europe

​Durham-based Innocrin Pharmaceuticals, a clinical-stage company focused on developing new cancer treatments, has received a regulatory boost for its work in Europe.

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June 20

Premium Lock Special Forces seek private industry's help to meet special needs

The U.S. Special Operations Forces, which include Navy Seals, Army Rangers, and Air Force Special Tactics, have 9,500 people deployed in 90 countries. So they have special needs when it comes to acquisitions from private-sector partners.

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June 19

Premium Lock FDA approves generic commercial active pharmaceutical ingredient from Cary drug maker

drugs CiVentiChem has received its first U.S. Food and Drug Administration approval for a generic commercial active pharmaceutical ingredient (API) manufactured at its Cary headquarters.

Updated June 19

Premium Lock World Economic Forum names Triangle's Humacyte a top 'Technology Pioneer'

​Humacyte, a Morrisville-based regenerative medicine company, has been selected as one of the World Economic Forum's 30 "Technology Pioneers" for 2017.

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Updated June 19

Premium Lock Startup Grind Triangle hosting entrepreneur conference

Startup Grind With a lineup of speakers that includes some of the top tech stars of the Triangle, Startup Grind is planning a one-day conference for entrepreneurs this October.

June 19

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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 June 16

Premium Lock US military seeks partners to help warfighters, families

Vice Admiral Raquel Bono One thing was clear, from the opening keynote to the final session, after a unique gathering of North Carolina business and Pentagon procurement leaders: The military is actively seeking private-sector partners to support the health and healing of U.S. warfighters and their families.

Updated June 12

Premium Lock Experimental BioCryst drug a Zika killer?

BioCryst Pharmaceuticals Durham-based BioCryst Pharmaceuticals might have a Zika bazooka on its hands. So says Jim Shamp at the NC Biotech Center.

June 12

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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 June 9

Premium Lock Merz Neurosciences reports positive results for neurotoxin drug

Merz Pharma Merz Neurosciences, a division of Raleigh-based Merz North America, has reported positive results from a Phase 3 clinical trial of its drug Xeomin for the treatment of adult sialorrhea, or unwanted drooling, due to Parkinson's disease and other neurologic disorders.

June 8

Premium Lock Bioventus lands major surgical orthobiologics deal

A Bioventus product: Purebone  In a big win for its surgical business, Durham-based Bioventus says all of its surgical orthobiologics products are now available through Premier Inc., a large group purchasing organization consisting of 3,750 U.S. hospitals and more than 130,000 other healthcare providers.

June 7

Premium Lock Report: Health sciences contribute $3.7B to NC economy

Biotech & Life Science As the General Assembly mulls possible cuts to the N.C. Biotechnology Center's budget, a new report from RTI International finds that global health-related work contributed $3.7 billion to the state's economy. Plus: Read the report's abstract.

Updated June 7

Premium Lock Jim Roberts: Startups swarm life science forum for investor insights

Jim Roberts I have always heard how hard it is for Life Sciences startups to raise early stage seed capital, so to hear insights from six investors made for a great event at the N.C. Biotech Center this week. Here's a look at some highlights and keep takeaways.

June 6

Premium Lock Joe Magno: Life sciences forum on VC draws standing-room-only crowd

Speakers covered topics ranging from investment criteria to typical investment commitment and also covered syndication and partnering with other investors from private individuals to direct corporate investment partnerships.

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June 5

Premium Lock Give us a shout: WTW wants to hear from you - send us news, views

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Updated June 2

Premium Lock Wilmington-based Chiltern acquires Japanese CRO

Chiltern ​Chiltern, a global contract research organization (CRO) with U.S. headquarters in Wilmington, has acquired a Japanese CRO that specializes in integrating Japan and Asia into global drug development.

May 31

Premium Lock Grifols' Zika test available for blood screening in Europe

A test for screening blood donations for presence of the Zika virus is now being sold in Europe by Grifols, a global developer of plasma-derived medicines that has 2,500 employees in North Carolina.

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May 30

Premium Lock WRAL TechWire Hall of Famer: 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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May 30

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