07:00 , Aug 14, 2014 |  BC Innovations  |  Cover Story

Navigating the new road in psychiatry

The lack of predictive animal models for neuropsychiatric diseases is arguably the biggest single factor stifling drug development in the field. To kick-start discovery for diseases such as autism, schizophrenia and depression, stakeholders will need...
08:00 , Nov 12, 2012 |  BC Week In Review  |  Company News

Advanced Microscopy Group, Life Tech deal

Life Technologies acquired imaging company Advanced Microscopy. Life Technologies said the acquisition allows it to expand its cell imaging instruments. Life Technologies said the deal is expected to be neutral to its 2012 earnings and...
07:00 , Sep 3, 2012 |  BioCentury  |  Strategy

Back to School: Science & austerity

We have entered an age of austerity that, given the fecklessness of the political classes, won't end any time soon. Against that backdrop, the global science community must decide how to succeed with less money....