Adding a new dimension to cancer

Adding a new dimension to cancer

Daniel Gioeli, an associate professor in the University’s Department of Microbiology, Immunology and Cancer Biology, has worked with a Charlottesville-based biotechnology company to successfully recreate a cancer tumor environment outside of a patient’s body.  The company, HemoShear Therapeutics, was founded by two former University faculty members in 2008. Brian Wamhoff, the head of innovation at […]

New Blockchain and AI-based Platform to Revolutionize Drug Discovery

New Blockchain and AI-based Platform to Revolutionize Drug Discovery

With an expected launch date of June 30, 2018, the new iPlexus will revolutionize the sharing of research work in preclinical life science research and drug discovery by giving researchers a secure, blockchain-and-AI-based platform for publishing and extending license to use unpublished data from successful and failed experiments. IP will be secured on the blockchain […]

Curaizon Using Big Data to Revolutionize the Pharmaceutical Industry

Curaizon Using Big Data to Revolutionize the Pharmaceutical Industry

The cost of some of the much-needed medication is often a big concern for national health services who are at times reluctant to pay the high prices charged for them. This means that some critically ill patients are given less effective medications that partly treat illness while causing numerous side effects – it is logical to […]

Calidi Biotherapeutics, Inc. announces its corporate vision in groundbreaking cancer drug development and appoints …

Calidi Biotherapeutics, Inc. announces its corporate vision in groundbreaking cancer drug development and appoints …

Calidi Biotherapeutics also appointed Allan J. Camaisa as its new CEO, to lead the organization towards successful drug discovery. Mr. Camaisa is a former U.S. Navy officer and veteran of the Persian Gulf, and has spent the last 25 years being the driving force behind several start-up companies that achieved successful corporate development and acquisition.  His […]

Intranasal Drug Delivery Markets, 2024 – Nasal Drug Delivery Offers New Opportunities for Drug Developers as Patent …

Intranasal Drug Delivery Markets, 2024 – Nasal Drug Delivery Offers New Opportunities for Drug Developers as Patent …

Dublin, May 24, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — The “Intranasal Drug Delivery – Global Strategic Business Report” report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com’s offering. Annual estimates and forecasts are provided for the period 2016 through 2024. Also, a five-year historic analysis is provided for this market. Market data and analytics are derived from primary and secondary […]

Colombia Dismantles Underground Drug Lab Linked to Ex-FARC Mafia

Colombia Dismantles Underground Drug Lab Linked to Ex-FARC Mafia

A subterranean cocaine hydrochloride-producing laboratory in Nariño department Authorities in Colombia have dismantled a subterranean drug laboratory in one of the country’s most strategic drug trafficking regions, suggesting that there is growing sophistication and innovation among crime groups made up of dissident FARC members operating there. The anti-narcotics division of Colombia’s army on May 21 […]

A Capsule Against Cancer: NUST MISIS Scientists' Development Doubles Lifetime of Sick Animals

A Capsule Against Cancer: NUST MISIS Scientists' Development Doubles Lifetime of Sick Animals

This innovative drug is a combination of two components: spherical nanoparticles of magnetite, which contain a cytostatic drug (a toxic substance that destroys tumor cells), and a vector molecule that delivers the drug to its destination. Essentially, the molecule leads the poisoned particle specifically to the affected organ, ensuring that healthy tissues are not exposed. […]

Pharmaceutical companies like Novartis and Lilly are starting to pick up cues from Silicon Valley.

Pharmaceutical companies like Novartis and Lilly are starting to pick up cues from Silicon Valley.

Pharmaceutical companies are starting to pick up cues from Silicon Valley. A number of senior executives from Lilly, Roche, Johnson & Johnson and Novartis spoke about the emerging trend of incorporating technology and data science into how they approach healthcare this week at the UBS Global Healthcare conference in New York. Novartis executive James Bradner, […]

New Thalidomide-Like Therapy Hijacks Cells' Trash-Disposal System

New Thalidomide-Like Therapy Hijacks Cells' Trash-Disposal System

For the past two decades the drug thalidomide—made infamous in the 1950s and 1960s for causing severe birth defects—has had a second act as a cancer therapy. It has proved particularly effective against the blood cancer multiple myeloma, halting the malignancy at its roots in the bone marrow. Yet despite the medication’s life-extending results, researchers […]

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