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Cytos to Secure up to CHF 37M to Advance Phase II Asthma Immunotherapy

Firm will also leverage funding to progress other Immunodrug candidates in its pipeline.

Index Ventures Launches €150M Life Sciences Fund with GSK, J&J

Focus will be on early-stage firms in Europe, but fund will also consider the U.S.

Autologous Mesenchymal Stem Cells Found to Aid Kidney Transplant Function

One-year clinical trial data indicates that MSC infusions are safer than immunosuppressants.

genOway Nabs License to StemCells' Embryonic Stem Cell Engineering Platform

IRES technology will be used in the development of mouse models.

NicOx Pays £2M for 11.8% Stake in Ophthalmology Firm Altacor

Firm plans to generate a global business through acquisitions and licensing deals.

Chk1 Inhibition Boosts Chemotherapy in p53-Mutated Triple-Negative Breast Cancer

Team finds dual strategy removes cell cycle checkpoints and results in DNA-damaged cancer cells undergoing apoptosis.

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Supreme Court Unanimously Overturns Prometheus Dosage Calibration Method Patent March 20, 2012, 12:52 PM EDT

Big Pharma Saw an Almost One-Third Drop in Patent Filings Between 2007 and 2009 March 20, 2012, 10:58 AM EDT

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Policy Makers, Regulators Are Trying to Fortify Focus on Treating Superbugs

Legislation and FDA rules have been slow to come, but all voice a sense of urgency.     more I&Is


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