French Company Raises €29M to Sell Supplements and Cosmetics from Microalgae

The French biotech Microphyt has raised €28.5M ($32M) to commercialize nutritional and cosmetic products harvested from microalgae. Over the next 18 months, Microphyt will use the money to ramp up its workforce and industrial capacity...

Food Biotechnology Market to Witness Huge Growth by 2025 – News By ReportsGO

Market Study Report has launched a report on Food Biotechnology Market that elucidates an in-depth synopsis of this business vertical over the forecast period. The report is inclusive of the prominent industry drivers and...

Study: Global farming trends threaten food security

Credit: Martin Husemann Citrus fruits, coffee and avocados: The food on our tables has become more diverse in recent decades. However, global agriculture does not reflect this...

BASF is collaborating with Riffyn on white biotechnology R&D – EurekAlert

RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, NC, July 10, 2019 - To advance its development of bio-based solutions and fermentation processes using digital technologies, BASF is collaborating with Riffyn on its global experiment data capture platform. BASF...

Merck & Co., Skyhawk Collaborate on RNA-Binding Small Molecule Therapies

Merck & Co. and Skyhawk Therapeutics have launched a collaboration that could pay the Waltham, MA, biotech approximately $600 million for every small molecule program the companies develop against neurodegenerative diseases and cancer. The companies...

Anti-Aging Gene Therapy Treats Cardiovascular Disease in Mice

A research group in Italy has reduced cardiovascular disease in mice by expressing an anti-aging gene often seen in centenarians. This could one day lead to a gene therapy treating the same condition in...

UTSA professor designs protein blockers to fight obesity and heart disease

Credit: Photo courtesy of UTSA (San Antonio, July 10, 2019) — Almost four in 10 adult Americans are obese, according to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control...

Blue Biotechnology Market Forecast Covering Growth Inclinations & Development Strategies until 2023 – Pioneer...

Blue Biotechnology Market Overview: With three-quarters of the world being covered by the sea, scientists have realized that aquatic and marine organisms can become a good source of energy and new drugs. This belief has...

New study to ease plight of patients with advanced cancer

Patients with advanced cancer are to test a therapy aimed at reducing their symptoms and improving quality of life. The treatment - called bermekimab - could help with improving outcomes in cancer, including reducing symptoms...

Better Coverage Assays for Better HCP-ELISAs: Quantifying The Benefits

Biotechnology has turned cells into machines capable of making biological medicines that are more effective and better targeted than traditional drugs. But manufacturing biopharmaceuticals in a living system is difficult. As well as the desired...