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VIST - a Variant-Information Search Tool for precision oncology

23 hours ago   |   BMC Bioinformatics

Diagnosis and treatment decisions in cancer increasingly depend on a detailed analysis of the mutational status of a patient's genome. This analysis relies on previously...
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An enhanced genetic model of colorectal cancer progression history

1 day ago   |   Genome Biology

The classical genetic model of colorectal cancer presents APC mutations as the earliest genomic alterations, followed by KRAS and TP53 mutations. However, the timing and...
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Pfizer Spinout SpringWorks, Migraine Drug Firm Satsuma Prep IPOs

Pfizer Spinout SpringWorks, Migraine Drug Firm Satsuma Prep IPOs

1 day ago   |   Xconomy

The dog days of summer are here and IPO activity has slowed, but that hasn't stopped some biotech companies from securing a place in the line leading to Wall Street. Late...
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Kite Pharma: Senior Manufacturing Specialist

2 days ago   |   San Diego Biotechnology

Kite Pharma: Kite, a Gilead Company, is a biopharmaceutical company focused on the development and commercialization of novel cancer immunotherapy products designe Oceanside...
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UFGI Publication round-up week 8/5

2 days ago   |   Genetics Institute   |   2 articles

Chinese Medicine Protein and Peptide in Gene and Cell Therapy. Feng Y, Yin Z, Zhang D, Srivastava A, Ling C. Curr Protein Pept Sci. 2019;20(3):251-264. doi...
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Mutations linked to familial pancreatic cancer

2 days ago   |   ScienceDaily

A new study finds genetic mutations associated with hereditary forms of pancreatic cancer and mechanism by which these mutations may contribute to the development of tumors.
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UPDATED: Watch out Bayer, Roche is coming for you with a rival to the tumor agnostic drug you got from Loxo

2 days ago   |   San Diego Biotechnology

Just ahead of schedule the FDA has come through with a key approval for Genentech's entrectinib - now headed to the market as Rozlytrek. Regulators approved the drug for...
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AstraZeneca drug heads to phase 2 in pancreatic cancer after small trial extends survival

3 days ago   |   Fierce Biotech

University of Michigan researchers are reporting promising results from an early trial of AstraZeneca's AZD1775, a drug that blocks an enzyme cancer cells need to repair their...
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Y-mAbs ramps up head count in post-IPO hiring spree

3 days ago   |   Fierce Biotech

Y-mAbs Therapeutics has rapidly expanded its headcount by 65%. The post-IPO hiring spree comes as Y-mAbs heads toward FDA filings of two cancer drugs later this year.
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Four New Drugs are Around the Corner. Here's What You Need to Know

Four New Drugs are Around the Corner. Here's What You Need to Know

3 days ago   |   Xconomy

The Food and Drug Administration approved 59 new drugs last year, a record for the agency which over the years has swung back and forth between tight control and leniency. We...
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World Biotechnology Congress 2019

Hilaris Conferences is going to host its premier World Biotechnology Congress 2019 during October 01-02, 2019, Valencia, Spain. Biotechnology 2019 Congress aim to create a... Read more ...

World Biotechnology Congress 2019

Hilaris Conferences is going to host its premier World Biotechnology Congress 2019 during October 01-02, 2019, Valencia, Spain. Biotechnology 2019 Congress aim to create a... Read more ...

2nd International Conference on Tissue Science and Regenerative Medicine

This conference is designed for experts in academia and industries working in the tissue science and regenerative field, this conference will examine cutting-edge research in... Read more ...

Robots and Africa: Tech transfer accelerates data collection

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Ke Gao and Sam McInturf reveal Sun Bear to presidents and administrators of UWC and MU. By Mariah Cox | Bond LSC Fourteen days. That's how long it took Sam McInturf and Ke Gao... Read more ...

Pfizer Spinout SpringWorks, Migraine Drug Firm Satsuma Prep IPOs

Pfizer Spinout SpringWorks, Migraine Drug Firm Satsuma Prep IPOs

The dog days of summer are here and IPO activity has slowed, but that hasn't stopped some biotech companies from securing a place in the line leading to Wall Street. Late... Read more ...

AbbVie's Successor to Humira Wins FDA OK for Rheumatoid Arthritis

AbbVie's Successor to Humira Wins FDA OK for Rheumatoid Arthritis

An anti-inflammatory drug that AbbVie has been developing as a successor to adalimumab , the world's top-selling drug, won the regulatory OK Friday as a treatment for... Read more ...

USC and UC San Diego try to move on after painful fight over Alzheimer's...

Both schools say they're found a way to prosper while studying the inscrutable disease... Read more ...

Senior R&D Scientist - Single cell application - Universal Sequencing...

Design and execute experiments, and analyze data independently. Establish product quality control assays for in-process & final product test and deliver well...From Indeed... Read more ...

VIST - a Variant-Information Search Tool for precision oncology

Diagnosis and treatment decisions in cancer increasingly depend on a detailed analysis of the mutational status of a patient's genome. This analysis relies on previously... Read more ...

RF Purify: a novel tool for comprehensive analysis of tumor-purity in...

With the advent of array-based techniques to measure methylation levels in primary tumor samples, systematic investigations of methylomes have widely been performed on a large... Read more ...

Multitask learning for biomedical named entity recognition with...

Biomedical named entity recognition is a fundamental and essential task for biomedical literature mining, which affects the performance of downstream tasks. Most BioNER models... Read more ...

Characterization and mechanism of the effects of Mg-Fe layered double...

Layered double hydroxides have received widespread attention for their potential applications in catalysis, polymer nanocomposites, pharmaceuticals, and sensors. Here, the... Read more ...

Semiparametric estimation in regression with missing covariates using...

Abstract We investigate semiparametric estimation of regression coefficients through generalized estimating equations with single-index models when some covariates are missing... Read more ...