Bayer leads Metagenomi complete $65M series A financing round

US, Nov. 16 -- based Metagenomi, a next generation gene editing company launched by UC Berkeley scientists in 2018, successfully completed a $ 65 million Series A financing round and emerged from stea... Read More

Singapore receives grants to research healthy ageing

Singapore, Nov. 13 -- In the first round of the competition, the Catalyst Phase of the Healthy Longevity Global Grand Challenge founded by the US National Academy of Medicine (NAM), 10 projects from t... Read More

Chain's XJTLU launches new academy of pharmacy

Singapore, Nov. 13 -- On 11 November 2020, China's Xi'an Jiaotong-Liverpool University launched its new XJTLU Wisdom Lake Academy of Pharmacy. As stated at the Suzhou Biopharma Development Conference... Read More

Daiichi Sankyo creates new biz unit for oncology

Singapore, Nov. 13 -- Japanese firm Daiichi Sankyo Company has announced that it will create a new Oncology Business Unit, effective April 1, 2021, aligning the US and European oncology businesses, gl... Read More

South Korea to host production of 150M Sputnik V doses for global distribution

Singapore, Nov. 13 -- The Russian Direct Investment Fund (RDIF, Russia's sovereign wealth fund), and GL Rapha, one of the leading South Korean bio-tech companies (including the subsidiary Hankook Koru... Read More

Thailand to discuss Biorisk Mitigation & Infection Control at Asean ISSA Global Biorisk Symposium

Singapore, Nov. 13 -- Informa Markets in Thailand, the leading exhibition organiser, ISSA, the Worldwide Cleaning Industry Association and GBAC, a Division of ISSA have formed a strategic partnership ... Read More

Key insights from investors to build successful start-ups unveiled: SPAG Study

Singapore, Nov. 13 -- SPAG, a leading independent PR and communications firm, launched its Annual Outlook Report for 2020 today. Titled 'Igniting Start-ups with Investor Insights', the report is devel... Read More

Certara opens new office in Shanghai to focus on biopharma sector

Singapore, Nov. 12 -- Certara, a global leader in biosimulation, recently announced the opening of a new office in Shanghai's Pudong District, China's epicentre for biopharmaceutical research and deve... Read More

Australia finds link between sleep apnea and increased risk of dementia

Singapore, Nov. 12 -- A new study by Monash University in Australia has found that obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) has been linked to an increased risk of dementia. The study, published in the Journal ... Read More

Takeda, OrigiMed to develop genomic based clinical treatment platform

OrigiMed, a China, Nov. 12 -- based leading precision medicine company, and Takeda, a global biopharmaceutical company based in Japan have announced their strategic partnership to develop a genomic-ba... Read More