LabConnect collaborates with Symphony to support clinical research industry

LabConnect collaborates with Symphony to support clinical research industry

June 20, 2018 LabConnect, LLC, a leading global provider of central laboratory and support services for biopharmaceutical, medical device and contract research organizations, and Symphony Clinical Research, a worldwide, innovative in-home clinical service provider, today announced a strategic collaboration. The two companies have worked together on 17 studies over 12 years and will now focus […]

Startup Aminex Therapeutics raises $10M, begins clinical trials of immunotherapy treatment

Startup Aminex Therapeutics raises $10M, begins clinical trials of immunotherapy treatment

Aminex Therapeutics CEO and Chairman Jim Skaggs. (Aminex Therapeutics Photo) Seattle startup Aminex Therapeutics announced $10 million in new funding Wednesday, alongside the first clinical trial of its immunotherapy drug. The drug will be studied as a treatment for multiple kinds of solid tumors, like lung and breast cancer. The company has now raised $19 […]

KIYATEC enrolls first patients with solid tumors in clinical study of its EV3D drug response assay

KIYATEC enrolls first patients with solid tumors in clinical study of its EV3D drug response assay

June 20, 2018 KIYATEC, Inc. today announced the enrollment of the first patients in a U.S. clinical study of its Ex Vivo 3D drug response assay (EV3D™) across several difficult-to-treat solid tumors.The 3D-PREDICT clinical study has been initiated at the Cancer Institute of Greenville Health System (GHS) with the goal of recruiting 640 patients across […]

Maricann Expands European Management Team and Provides Clinical Trial Update

Maricann Expands European Management Team and Provides Clinical Trial Update

TORONTO, June 20, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Maricann Group Inc. (CSE:MARI) (FRANKFURT:75M) (OTCQB:MRRCF) (“Maricann” or the “Company) is pleased to provide the following update with regards to the Company’s European operations. Given the rapid expansion of the European Medical Cannabis Market, the recent additions to Maricann’s European management team and the expanded ability to complete […]

ACM acquires ABS to accelerate growth driven by clinical trials, toxicology

ACM acquires ABS to accelerate growth driven by clinical trials, toxicology

US-headquartered ACM Global Laboratories​ is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Rochester Regional Health. ABS Laboratories is a GLP bioanalytical lab specializing in assay method development and validation for the quantification of drugs, metabolites, and biomarkers in biological samples for preclinical and clinical trials.  With the acquisition of ABS, John Foley, acting president of ACM Global Laboratories, […]

Could Magic Johnson Get into an Oncology Trial?

Could Magic Johnson Get into an Oncology Trial?

In a world of major cancer advances, and a growing arsenal of innovative therapies, eligibility criteria for clinical trials haven’t changed in 20 years. Edward Kim, MD, chair of solid tumor oncology at Carolinas Healthcare’s Levine Cancer Institute in Charlotte, N.C., has been trying to rectify this anachronism. Kim discussed it at the American Society […]

KIYATEC Announces Enrollment of First Patients in Clinical Trial to Predict Personalized Response to Oncology Drugs …

The 3D-PREDICT Study is a prospective, open-label, multi-institutional, non-interventional study to validate the EV3D assay for clinical use and to investigate the impact on outcomes for cancer patients with both newly diagnosed and recurrent epithelial ovarian cancer and recurrent high-grade gliomas, which include glioblastomas (GBM). Over the next year or so, the study will expand […]

LabConnect and Symphony Clinical Research Partner to Improve In-Home Clinical Services

LabConnect and Symphony Clinical Research Partner to Improve In-Home Clinical Services

SEATTLE–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Jun 20, 2018–LabConnect, LLC, a leading global provider of central laboratory and support services for biopharmaceutical, medical device and contract research organizations, and Symphony Clinical Research, a worldwide, innovative in-home clinical service provider, today announced a strategic collaboration. The two companies have worked together on 17 studies over 12 years and will now focus […]

Biotech Resurgent Growth Championed by Cancer Research and Clinical Trial Advancements

Biotech Resurgent Growth Championed by Cancer Research and Clinical Trial Advancements

The biotech industry has been headlined by a growing number mergers and acquisitions, but focus of late surrounds optimistic developments regarding cancer research and developments as well as advanced therapeutic treatments. Biotech and Pharma firms in the markets have recently released progress on a number of treatments, including clinical trial updates for the advancement of […]