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Acer Therapeutics - Relief Therapeutics and Acer Therapeutics Sign Option Agreement for Exclusivity to Negotiate a Collaboration and License Agreement for the Worldwide Development and Commercialization of ACER-001 for the Treatment of Urea Cycle Disorders and Maple Syrup Urine Disease (Jan 25 2021)
GENEVA, SWITZERLAND and NEWTON, MA – Jan. 25, 2021 – Relief Therapeutics Holding AG (SIX: RLF, OTCQB: RLFTF)(“Relief”), a biopharmaceutical company with its lead compound RLF-100TM (aviptadil) in advanced clinical development to treat severe COVID-19 patients, and Acer Therapeutics I...
    Arcellx - Arcellx Appoints Rami Elghandour as Chairman and Chief Executive Officer (Jan 26 2021)
    GAITHERSBURG, Md., Jan. 26, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) – – Arcellx, a privately held clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company developing adaptive and controllable cell therapies, today announced the appointment of Rami Elghandour as Chairman of the Board and Chief Executive Officer, effect...
      Ariel Precision Medicine - What is Pancreas Divisum? (Jan 25 2021)
      Introduction Pancreas divisum is a common anatomical anomaly that occurs in ~4-14% of the general population [1]. It arises during development when two precursors of the pancreas do not fuse together properly. The developing pancreas contains two pancreatic ducts or tubes called the dorsal duct a...
        Aziyo Biologics - Aziyo Biologics Announces Updated CanGaroo® Envelope Label in European Markets to Allow for Hydration in an Antibiotic Solution (Jan 28 2021)
        SILVER SPRING, Md., Jan. 28, 2021 — Aziyo Biologics, Inc. (Nasdaq: AZYO), a commercial-stage regenerative medicine company focused on creating the next generation of differentiated products and improving outcomes in patients undergoing surgery, announced that it has received CE Mark approva...
          Arizona Nutritional Supplements - Aziyo Biologics Announces Updated CanGaroo® Envelope Label in European Markets to Allow for Hydration in an Antibiotic Solution (Jan 28 2021)
          SILVER SPRING, Md., Jan. 28, 2021 — Aziyo Biologics, Inc. (Nasdaq: AZYO), a commercial-stage regenerative medicine company focused on creating the next generation of differentiated products and improving outcomes in patients undergoing surgery, announced that it has received CE Mark approva...
            BioSapien Inc - CSP: Regenerative Farming – Jennifer Maynard (Interview) (Jan 29 2021)
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              BioSapien Inc - CSP: Perseverance (Mars Rover) (Jan 27 2021)
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                Caraway Therapeutics - Caraway Therapeutics to Present at the Oppenheimer Winter Private Company Showcase (Jan 25 2021)
                CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – January 25, 2021 – Caraway Therapeutics today announced that the Company’s Chief Executive Officer, Martin D. Williams, will present at the Winter Private Company Showcase, co-hosted by Solebury Trout, Oppenheimer and White & Case on Friday, January 29, 2021 at 11am E...
                  CoreBiome - Leading Microbiome Researcher Dr. Eric Pamer Joins Diversigen’s Scientific Advisory Board (Jan 25 2021)
                  Leading Microbiome Researcher Dr. Eric Pamer   Joins Diversigen’s Scientific Advisory Board Joins Diversigen’s Scientific Advisory Board Leading Microbiome Researcher Dr. Eric Pamer   Joins Diversigen’s Scientific Advisory Board PAUL, MN, January 25, 2021 – Diversigen,...
                    Cue Biopharma - ASIT Summit (Jan 27 2021)
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                      EpiFinder - Stress and Self-Care for People with Epilepsy in 2021 (Jan 27 2021)
                      What a year behind us! Self-care is an important way to help those with epilepsy to avoid a common trigger, stress. I have included a bit of advice to keeping your life a little bit more tidy and organized to keep your mind at ease. Journaling Journaling is a great way to collect your thoughts. [...
                        iSpecimen - Liquid biopsy is one important tool in the battle against cancer (Jan 28 2021)
                        Medicine has made big strides against cancer, but “critical gaps” remain in the tools we have, the research we conduct, and coordination between researchers and caregivers, according to a new report from the American Cancer Society.
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                          MEND - MEND Awarded by the Department of Defense (Jan 28 2021)
                          Novel therapeutic for concussions will be studied with leading hospital and university partners. January 28th, 2021 New York, NY – MEND today announces that it has been awarded a research grant by the Special Operations Command to study a novel therapeutic for mild to moderate traumatic bra...
                            Mindleap Health - 2020 Was A Year of Historic Firsts That Set the Stage for the Psychedelic Renaissance (Jan 29 2021)
                            This article originally appeared on Microdose.Buzz and was reposted with permission from the original author. The world undoubtedly faced unforeseen challenges last year in the wake of the Coronavirus pandemic. However, we as a society also witnessed psychedelic medicine make unprecedented p...
                              Mirum Pharmaceuticals - Director/Senior Director, Commercial Affairs and Labeling (Jan 29 2021)
                              
                              
                                Notable Labs - Notable Labs to Present Analysis of Hematologic Oncology Drug Sensitivity Data (Jan 27 2021)
                                FOSTER CITY, CA – January 26, 2021 – Notable Labs, which is redefining cancer treatment by taking a functional approach to precision oncology in hematological cancers, today announced that it is hosting a live webinar on February 9th  to unveil their integrative data platform.
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                                  Nurix - Analytical Development Director/Assoc. Director (Jan 28 2021)
                                  The successful candidate will be a key contributor within CMC (Chemistry, Manufacturing and Control) and support the advancement of small molecule programs within the Nurix development portfolio. In this newly-created position, the candidate will be responsible for providing hands-on support of d...
                                    Nurix - Chemical Development Director/Assoc. Director (Jan 28 2021)
                                    The successful candidate will be a key contributor within CMC (Chemistry, Manufacturing and Control) and support the advancement of small molecule programs within the Nurix development portfolio. In this newly-created position, the candidate will be responsible for providing hands-on support of d...
                                      Orbita - Conversational Designer (Jan 28 2021)
                                      About Orbita Join one of the hottest companies in digital healthcare! Orbita is transforming digital healthcare through the application of next-generation voice and conversational AI technologies. We work with healthcare systems, care management service providers, pharmaceutical companies, and ot...
                                        Original Shift - Conversational Designer (Jan 28 2021)
                                        About Orbita Join one of the hottest companies in digital healthcare! Orbita is transforming digital healthcare through the application of next-generation voice and conversational AI technologies. We work with healthcare systems, care management service providers, pharmaceutical companies, and ot...
                                          Plurilock - With Behavioral Biometrics, IAM Meets DFIR (Jan 29 2021)
                                          Modern DFIR practices and processes bring a whole slew of systems, data sources, and types of expertise to bear in seeking to detect, address, and understand security incidents. Filesystems, network traffic, activity, and extensive logging all play into the game, but at the end of the day, detect...
                                            ProPharma Group - Three Things 2021 Has in Store for Pharmaceuticals (Jan 28 2021)
                                            Now that we have wrapped up the year 2020, it’s important to look ahead and prepare for upcoming regulatory deadlines. It is essential to address these changes and develop a plan, albeit nimble as 2020 taught us, because preparedness is key to success. This blog will explore some of the key the...
                                              RegeneRx - RegeneRx Comments on ARISE-3 Clinical Trial (Jan 26 2021)
                                              
                                              
                                                Rubix LS - Rubix LS Closes Seed Round for $1.25M (Jan 27 2021)
                                                Rubix LS secures seed funding for $1.25M
                                                  SeqOnce Biosciences Inc - SeqOnce BioSciences Announces RT-qPCR Assay to Detect SARS-CoV-2 N501Y Variant (Jan 28 2021)
                                                  Assay quickly identifies mutation found in U.K. SARS-CoV-2 N501Y Pasadena, CA., Jan 27, 2021- SeqOnce Biosciences, Inc., announced today the launch of its new AzureSeq One-Step Universal RT-qPCR kit for the detection of the novel coronavirus SARS-CoV-2 N501Y variant. The AzureSeq One-Step Univers...
                                                    SGI DNA - AI-powered design tool and BioXp™ system accelerate metabolic engineering (Jan 27 2021)
                                                    The next industrial revolution will be biological. By turning cells into factories, synthetic biology changes how we make everything from plastic to food to medicine. But achieving those goals will require overcoming the limitations of DNA design. This is still…
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                                                      Trace Genomics - Soil Health: We Can Do More (Jan 27 2021)
                                                      One of the greatest challenges we face in the world today is being responsible stewards of our natural resources – our air, water and soil – while at the same time producing the food needed for a growing global population. While we’ve made great strides to protect and improve our air...
                                                        Trutrace Technologies - TruTrace Technologies teams with Applied DNA Sciences to provide end to end validation of Cannabis (Jan 27 2021)
                                                        TruTrace Technologies and Applied DNA Sciences join forces to deliver complete cannabis product validation and authentication platform The companies intend to link together the power of proprietary SaaS platforms, blockchain, and molecular tagging technology to create a secure ecosystem that provide...
                                                          Trutrace Technologies - TruTrace Technologies and Applied DNA Sciences join forces to deliver complete cannabis product validation and authentication platform (Jan 27 2021)
                                                          TruTrace Technologies and Applied DNA Sciences join forces to deliver complete cannabis product validation and authentication platform The companies intend to link together the power of proprietary SaaS platforms, blockchain, and molecular tagging technology to create a secure ecosystem that provide...
                                                            TScan Therapeutics - TScan Therapeutics Announces $100 Million Series C Financing (Jan 25 2021)
                                                            Funds and accounts managed by BlackRock and RA Capital Management join two other healthcare-focused funds and current investors. Proceeds to support continued development of TCR-T cell therapy pipeline WALTHAM, Mass. – (BUSINESS WIRE) – TScan Therapeutics, a biopharmaceutical company focused ...
                                                              Valisure - SCIENTIFIC STUDIES SHOW RANITIDINE ASSOCIATED WITH CARCINOGEN FORMATION AND VARIATIONS IN CANCER DIAGNOSES (Jan 26 2021)
                                                              Studies support four decades of research on the potential carcinogenic nature of ranitidine               NEW HAVEN, CT – JANUARY 29, 2021 – Today the Journal of the American Medical Association (JAMA) Network Open published a study, “Analysis of ranitidine-associated N-Nitros...
                                                                Vital Vio - Citi Announces New Impact Fund Investments in Seven Companies (Jan 25 2021)
                                                                New Portfolio Companies Include Women-Owned, Black-Owned, and Veteran-Owned Businesses New York – Citi announced today its next round of investments through the Citi Impact Fund, a $200 million fund launched last year to invest in companies that are addressing some of the biggest societal chall...
                                                                  Y-mAbs Therapeutics - Senior Regulatory Affairs Manager, New Markets & LCM (DK) (Jan 29 2021)
                                                                  Become part of New Markets and Life Cycle Management within Global Regulatory Affairs at Y-mAbs. Come join our dedicated regulatory team!
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                                                                    Y-mAbs Therapeutics - Clinical Project Manager (DK) (Jan 29 2021)
                                                                    Do you want to join an innovative biopharmaceutical company researching and developing groundbreaking treatments for both pediatric and adult cancers? In this role you will play a key part in the global clinical development of one of Y-mabs oncology products.
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