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May 15, Vol. 32, No. 10

  • Columns

    • People in the News
    • Wayne Pisano joined VaxInnate as president, CEO, and member of the board Pisano had previously been president and CEO of sanofi pasteur and held various positions at sanofi since 1997 Pisano has also worked in the pharmaceutical division of ... more »
    • Big Promises Backed by Bad Theory
    • Eric Hoffman
      Stuart Newman, Ph.D.
    • Synthetic biology is the newest purported cure-all technology for remedying our social, environmental, and public health ills As many prominent synthetic biologists proclaimed in 2007, the world “face[s] daunting problems of climate change, energy, health, and water resources Synthetic biology ... more »
    • PerkinElmer Covering More Biotech Ground
    • Carol Potera
    • When PerkinElmer acquired Caliper Life Sciences in November 2011, it obtained not only Caliper’s signature microfluidics and lab-on-a-chip technologies, but also the expertise that Caliper gained through its prior acquisitions of several companies over 10 years... more »
    • Interactive Biotransformation Maps
    • Graham A. McGibbon
    • The fate of new chemical entities in the pharmaceutical discovery and development pipeline hinges on biotransformation pathways and the outcome of metabolite safety profiles How best to secure and share knowledge gained from metabolite projects is a question faced by ... more »