AskBio Acquires Scottish Biotech to Make Gene Therapies More Precise

The US company AskBio has acquired the Edinburgh-based Synpromics to pool their gene therapy technologies and produce inducible gene therapies that target particular organs or cells. AskBio specializes in developing viral vectors that carry gene...

10 Biotech Books Recommended by Labiotech Readers

To help you enjoy the summer, here is a list of book suggestions for you to take with you on your travels, as recommended by our readers.    We asked the Labiotech team what they liked...

What is the MS/MBA Biotechnology: Life Sciences Program? – MBA – Harvard Business School

MS/MBA Biotechnology: Life Sciences Webinar Discover the new MS/MBA Biotechnology: Life Sciences Program, the two-year joint degree that blends business, science, and ethics. Hear from the Amitabh Chandra, Ph.D., MS/MBA Program Faculty Co-Chair, Jill...

Obesity Linked to Gut-Brain Connection That Switches off Feeling Full

Scientists headed by a team at Baylor College of Medicine have identified a previously unknown gut-brain connection that helps to explain why eating a high-fat diet (HFD) leads to overeating, weight gain, and obesity....

Tooth repair using stem cells may soon be a reality

A team of researchers including those from Biotechnology Center of the TU Dresden (BIOTEC), have found that stem cells could be used for several forms of tissue engineering including tooth repair. Study leader Dr...

Diabetes data analysis will lead to better blood sugar monitoring and insulin delivery

The lives of people with Type 1 diabetes could be significantly enhanced through algorithms that connect glucose monitors and insulin pumps to automatically regulate blood glucose to healthy levels, in the same fashion that...

Breakthrough study identifies specific antibody target implicated in neuropsychiatric lupus

A breakthrough study by a SUNY Downstate Health Sciences University research team has identified a specific antibody target implicated in neuropsychiatric symptoms of lupus. These symptoms, including cognitive impairment, mood disorders, seizures, headaches and...

Biotechnology Market to Witness Robust Expansion Throughout the Forecast Period – News By ReportsGO

MarketStudyReport.com Adds New Biotechnology Market 2018 – 2024 research report providing information and data By Application, By Technology, Industry Analysis, Regional Outlook, Growth Potential, Competitive Market Share & Forecast spreading across 152 Pages with...

Manufacturing Delays Set Back Autolus’ CAR-T Programs by Five Months

The UK biotech Autolus’ shares have slumped as construction delays from a new manufacturing site have pushed back its CAR-T cell immunotherapy programs. Autolus is developing treatments for blood cancer that involve engineering patients’ own...

DNA Sequencing Accuracy Comes a Long Way

Since the beginning of the modern genomic sequencing era, researchers have had to make a choice. On the one hand there are highly accurate, short reads—the bread and butter sequences that comes from Illumina...