BIOTECHNOLOGY

Germany to boost the bioeconomy

Shortly before the Global Bioeconomy Summit (19.-20.4.2018) in Berlin will begin, Germany's new Research Minister Anja Karliczek announced three major initiatives to strengthen the biologisation of the industry and the...

Canopy acquires Czech Annabis Medical sro

Canopy Growth Corp. is growing its medical cannabis business in Europe with the acquisition of Czech market leader Annabis Medical sro. Unter the terms of the agreement, Canopy will...

Deinove acquires FDA-Fast Track antibiotic compound

French microbiology specialist Deinove has acquired Morphochem’s Phase II Clostridium difficile antibiotic MCB3837 as part of  its acquisition of the Austrian company Biovertis. Morphochem is Biovertis’ German subsidiary.  MCB3837 is...

GSK pass orphan gene therapy assets to Orchard Therapeutics

British drug major GlaxoSmithKline  (GSK) has passed its orphan autologous cell and gene therapy pipeline including its EU-approved ADA-SCID treatment Strimvelis to British/US Orchard Therapeutics. GSK acquired a 19,9% equity...
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Intron retention is a source of neoepitopes in cancer

Intron retention is a source of neoepitopes in cancerIntron retention is a source of neoepitopes in cancer, Published online: 16 August 2018; doi:10.1038/nbt.4239Neoepitopes derived from intron retention events are processed...

Cas9-mediated allelic exchange repairs compound heterozygous recessive mutations in mice

Cas9-mediated allelic exchange repairs compound heterozygous recessive mutations in miceCas9-mediated allelic exchange repairs compound heterozygous recessive mutations in mice, Published online: 13 August 2018; doi:10.1038/nbt.4219Diseases caused by different mutations in...

Development of a synthetic live bacterial therapeutic for the human...

Development of a synthetic live bacterial therapeutic for the human metabolic disease phenylketonuriaDevelopment of a synthetic live bacterial therapeutic for the human metabolic disease phenylketonuria, Published online: 13 August 2018;...

Targeted delivery of a PD-1-blocking scFv by CAR-T cells enhances...

Targeted delivery of a PD-1-blocking scFv by CAR-T cells enhances anti-tumor efficacy in vivoTargeted delivery of a PD-1-blocking scFv by CAR-T cells enhances anti-tumor efficacy <i>in vivo</i>, Published online: 13...

CD47 checkpoint data supercharge Stanford spinout IPO

CD47 checkpoint data supercharge Stanford spinout IPOCD47 checkpoint data supercharge Stanford spinout IPO, Published online: 06 August 2018; doi:10.1038/nbt0818-671CD47 checkpoint data supercharge Stanford spinout IPO

Chinese approval for Ascletis' HCV drug is first homegrown success

Chinese approval for Ascletis' HCV drug is first homegrown successChinese approval for Ascletis' HCV drug is first homegrown success, Published online: 06 August 2018; doi:10.1038/nbt0818-675aChinese approval for Ascletis' HCV drug...

p53 thwarts the editors

p53 thwarts the editorsp53 thwarts the editors, Published online: 06 August 2018; doi:10.1038/nbt.4205p53 thwarts the editors

Erratum: An <i>in vivo</i> model of functional and vascularized human...

Erratum: An in vivo model of functional and vascularized human brain organoidsErratum: An <i>in vivo</i> model of functional and vascularized human brain organoids, Published online: 06 August 2018; doi:10.1038/nbt0818-772eErratum: An...