Phase 3 interim data showed the mRNA vaccine candidate generated a strong immune response against Influenza A; but failed to demonstrate it was at least as effective as an existing vaccine against Influenza B.
The clinical stage biopharmaceutical company will use its RADR artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning platform to transform the cost, pace, and timeline of oncology drug discovery and development.
Biotage will acquire Astrea Bioseparations, a chromatography solutions provider, from Gamma Biosciences: extending its chromatography franchise into the bioprocessing market for biologics and advanced therapeutic customers.
Bavarian Nordic will acquire two travel vaccines – typhoid fever vaccine Vivotif and cholera vaccine Vaxchora - alongside a Phase 3 Chikungunya vaccine candidate: as well as facilities in the US and Switzerland.
New company Syena says it has the potential to create the next generation of cell therapy: combining the safety, potency and scalability of natural killer (NK) cells with the ability of T cell receptors (TCR) to target intracellular tumor antigens.
Scancell has reported preliminary immunogenicity data from its Phase 1 COVIDITY clinical trial: with the plasmid DNA COVID-19 vaccine candidates inducing immune responses when delivered via needle-free tech.
The Cell and Gene Therapy Catapult (CGT Catapult) has confirmed its involvement in the development of a new £900m ($1,097m) life science campus in Stevenage, UK: which is set to become one of the largest in Europe.
Around 25% of US venture capital biopharma investments flowed to Massachusetts in 2022: cementing the state’s position as a leader in the industry. But how will economic uncertainty affect the hub’s fortunes moving forward?
Phase 3 data for efanesoctocog alfa has been published in the New England Journal of Medicine (NEJM): ahead of a decision on the therapy by the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) at the end of next month.
German mRNA pioneer BioNTech will acquire InstaDeep, an artificial intelligence and machine learning specialist, for around £362m ($439m): pledging to incorporate rapidly evolving AI capabilities into its research, drug discovery, manufacturing and deployment...
Moderna and CytomX Therapeutics have announced a collaboration and licensing agreement to create investigational mRNA-based conditionally activated therapies using Moderna's mRNA technologies and CytomX's Probody therapeutic platform.
BioNTech and the UK government have signed a wide-reaching Memorandum of Understanding (MoU): with one of the goals to provide up to 10,000 patients with personalized mRNA cancer immunotherapies by 2030.
Calidi Biotherapeutics, a clinical-stage biotech developing allogeneic stem cell-based platforms for oncolytic virus immunotherapies, has been awarded a $3.1m grant from the California Institute for Regenerative Medicine (CIRM).
ExPLoRNA Therapeutics, a Polish biotech developing mRNA vaccines and therapeutics with improved translational efficiency, has received funding from the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation to further develop its mRNA technology.
Rani Therapeutics, which is aiming to orally deliver the osteoporosis drug, PTH, for the first time, has shared positive clinical data from part two of its Phase 1 trial for RT-102, its RaniPill capsule.
Vaxxas has completed a financing round which raised US$23m (A$34m) in new funds: allowing the company to progress multiple vaccine programs in the clinic and ramp up manufacturing capabilities towards commercial scale.
The phase 3 trial results for lecanemab and gantenerumab presented at the Clinical Trials on Alzheimer’s Disease (CTAD) conference demonstrate why optimal treatment of Alzheimer’s will require drugs that do more than clear amyloid plaques, says the Alzheimer’s...
BigHat Biosciences, a US biotech with a machine learning-guided antibody discovery and development platform, has announced a collaboration with Merck to apply its technology to design candidates for up to three drug discovery programs.
A new experimental mRNA-based vaccine could give a baseline level of immune memory against diverse flu strains: and thus might serve one day as a general preventative measure against future flu pandemics, according to researchers.