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SeaGen to Seek FDA Nod After Breast Cancer Drug Hits Goals of Key Study

SeaGen to Seek FDA Nod After Breast Cancer Drug Hits Goals of Key Study

4 hours ago   |   Xconomy

An experimental breast cancer drug from Seattle Genetics is headed for FDA review after the company reported a pivotal clinical trial met its main goals. The company has been...
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Seattle Genetics' breast cancer drug hits mark in pivotal trial

17 hours ago   |   Fierce Biotech

A pivotal trial of Seattle Genetics' tucatinib in patients with HER2-positive breast cancer has met its primary endpoint. The data tee Seattle Genetics up to file for FDA...
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Bioinformatic analyses of a potential Salmonella - virus - FelixO1 biocontrol phage BPS15S6 and the characterisation and anti-Enterobacteriaceae-pathogen activity of its endolysin LyS15S6

1 day ago   |   Springer

Abstract Foodborne Enterobacteriaceae pathogens, especially Salmonella , still seriously threaten food safety. To establish a foundation for further developing phage- and...
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Limited fine-scale larval dispersal of the threatened brooding corals Heliopora spp. as evidenced by population genetics and numerical simulation

1 day ago   |   Springer

Abstract Coral reefs are declining worldwide due to regional and global anthropogenic stress. Sekisei Lagoon and areas in its vicinity are impacted by the same stresses...
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Evidence of genetic erosion in a peripheral population of a North American game bird: the Montezuma quail

1 day ago   |   Springer

Abstract Population extirpations are often precursors to species extinctions. Anthropogenic activities often lead to smaller populations that are more prone to extirpations and...
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Whole genome sequencing could help save pumas from inbreeding

2 days ago   |   ScienceDaily

The first complete genetic sequences of individual mountain lions point the way to better conservation strategies for saving threatened populations of the wild animals.
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Breast Cancer Genetic Testing for All Women?

Breast Cancer Genetic Testing for All Women?

3 days ago   |   DNA Science

“I have no family history of breast cancer,” says the woman in a public service announcement stressing the importance of mammograms for all women. “No one in my family had...
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When added to gene therapy, plant-based compound may enable faster, more effective treatments

4 days ago   |   ScienceDaily

Today's standard process for administering gene therapy is expensive and time-consuming - a result of the many steps required to deliver the healthy genes into the patients'...
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Researchers obtain the first mice born with hyper-long telomeres

4 days ago   |   Phys

A chance finding 10 years ago led to the creation by researchers of the Spanish National Cancer Research Centre of the first mice born with much longer telomeres than normal in...
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Engineering plants virus resistance: from RNA silencing to genome editing strategies

4 days ago   |   Wiley

Abstract Viral diseases severely affect crop yield and quality, thereby threatening global food security. Genetic improvement of plant virus resistance is essential for...
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SeaGen to Seek FDA Nod After Breast Cancer Drug Hits Goals of Key Study

SeaGen to Seek FDA Nod After Breast Cancer Drug Hits Goals of Key Study

An experimental breast cancer drug from Seattle Genetics is headed for FDA review after the company reported a pivotal clinical trial met its main goals. The company has been... Read more ...

Backed by $50M, Verseau Launches to Reprogram Immune Cells Against Cancer

Backed by $50M, Verseau Launches to Reprogram Immune Cells Against Cancer

Cancer therapies that harness the immune system don't work for all patients. Verseau Therapeutics aims to bring cancer immunotherapy to more people by targeting a type of... Read more ...

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Uncovering the principles behind RNA folding

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Listening in to how proteins talk and learning their language

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