BioCentury | Jun 11, 2020
Deals

Prism’s peptide mimetic platform finds second discovery partner

Prism has closed a deal with its second large pharma partner, agreeing to collaborate with Boehringer to discover multiple compounds using its peptide mimetic platform. Financial terms and therapeutic focus of Monday’s deal are undisclosed....
BioCentury | Jun 3, 2020
Politics, Policy & Law

Biopharma community joins call for solidarity, denounces systemic racism

The biopharma industry stood up to be counted, with top pharmas, biotechs and VCs issuing public statements of solidarity as protests in the wake of George Floyd’s death continued Tuesday. The CEOs and other leaders...
BioCentury | Apr 23, 2020
Product Development

BioCentury expands COVID-19 gateway to connect biotechs, researchers with COVID R&D consortium members

BioCentury has expanded the reach of its COVID-19 Resource Center to enable companies and researchers to submit details of investigational products directly to the pharma companies collaborating within the COVID R&D consortium. The consortium, comprising...
BioCentury | Apr 18, 2020
Product Development

Collaborating to clobber COVID-19

An overlapping set of collaborations is focusing the combined intellectual, logistic and economic resources of the life sciences industry, government, academia and non-profits against SARS-Cov2, the virus that causes COVID-19. The latest and broadest collaboration...
BioCentury | Apr 16, 2020
Deals

COVID R&D: Pharmas align behind crowdsourcing solution

Within under a month, a group that started as a mash-up of research heads has morphed into an organized and streamlined collaboration among top pharmaceutical company R&D leaders. Its simple name: COVID R&D. Its goal:...
BioCentury | Mar 27, 2020
Product Development

Pharmas to share assets in COVID-19 consortium led by Narasimhan, Gates

Global alliances among public, private and non-profit entities to counter COVID-19 continue to gather steam, with one of the latest alliances comprising over a dozen life sciences companies and the Gates Foundation. Novartis AG (NYSE:NVS;...
BioCentury | Mar 11, 2020
Product Development

Novo’s year of obesity

Novo Nordisk is set to deliver six clinical readouts in obesity in 2020. If successful, they could deliver Novo an opportunity to dramatically expand a mostly untapped market that could become a major future growth...
BioCentury | Mar 9, 2020
Finance

With $22M B round, Numab to build out multispecific mAb pipeline

Following a run of partnerships with Asian companies, Numab has closed a series B round to enable the Swiss biotech to focus on expanding its pipeline of multispecific mAbs. Numab Therapeutics AG announced Monday that...
BioCentury | Feb 22, 2020
Management Tracks

Everest names new CEO; plus Merck, Gilead, Turning Point, Adaptimmune, AskBio and more

Everest Medicines Ltd. hired Kerry Blanchard as CEO. Blanchard, who will also join the company’s board, succeeds interim CEO Sean Cao. Blanchard was an operating partner at Everest’s founding investor CBC Group and previously served...
BioCentury | Feb 14, 2020
Product Development

Feb. 13 Product Development Quick Takes: Priority Review for BMS, Seattle Genetics, Deciphera therapies; plus Roche, Ipsen, Merck, Eisai and Amgen-Pfizer

August decision dates for BMS, Seattle Genetics, Deciphera  A trio of cancer therapies have received Priority Review from FDA with August PDUFA dates. Bristol-Myers Squibb Co. (NYSE:BMY) said FDA accepted a BLA for lisocabtagene maraleucel...
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BioCentury | Jun 11, 2020
Deals

Prism’s peptide mimetic platform finds second discovery partner

Prism has closed a deal with its second large pharma partner, agreeing to collaborate with Boehringer to discover multiple compounds using its peptide mimetic platform. Financial terms and therapeutic focus of Monday’s deal are undisclosed....
BioCentury | Jun 3, 2020
Politics, Policy & Law

Biopharma community joins call for solidarity, denounces systemic racism

The biopharma industry stood up to be counted, with top pharmas, biotechs and VCs issuing public statements of solidarity as protests in the wake of George Floyd’s death continued Tuesday. The CEOs and other leaders...
BioCentury | Apr 23, 2020
Product Development

BioCentury expands COVID-19 gateway to connect biotechs, researchers with COVID R&D consortium members

BioCentury has expanded the reach of its COVID-19 Resource Center to enable companies and researchers to submit details of investigational products directly to the pharma companies collaborating within the COVID R&D consortium. The consortium, comprising...
BioCentury | Apr 18, 2020
Product Development

Collaborating to clobber COVID-19

An overlapping set of collaborations is focusing the combined intellectual, logistic and economic resources of the life sciences industry, government, academia and non-profits against SARS-Cov2, the virus that causes COVID-19. The latest and broadest collaboration...
BioCentury | Apr 16, 2020
Deals

COVID R&D: Pharmas align behind crowdsourcing solution

Within under a month, a group that started as a mash-up of research heads has morphed into an organized and streamlined collaboration among top pharmaceutical company R&D leaders. Its simple name: COVID R&D. Its goal:...
BioCentury | Mar 27, 2020
Product Development

Pharmas to share assets in COVID-19 consortium led by Narasimhan, Gates

Global alliances among public, private and non-profit entities to counter COVID-19 continue to gather steam, with one of the latest alliances comprising over a dozen life sciences companies and the Gates Foundation. Novartis AG (NYSE:NVS;...
BioCentury | Mar 11, 2020
Product Development

Novo’s year of obesity

Novo Nordisk is set to deliver six clinical readouts in obesity in 2020. If successful, they could deliver Novo an opportunity to dramatically expand a mostly untapped market that could become a major future growth...
BioCentury | Mar 9, 2020
Finance

With $22M B round, Numab to build out multispecific mAb pipeline

Following a run of partnerships with Asian companies, Numab has closed a series B round to enable the Swiss biotech to focus on expanding its pipeline of multispecific mAbs. Numab Therapeutics AG announced Monday that...
BioCentury | Feb 22, 2020
Management Tracks

Everest names new CEO; plus Merck, Gilead, Turning Point, Adaptimmune, AskBio and more

Everest Medicines Ltd. hired Kerry Blanchard as CEO. Blanchard, who will also join the company’s board, succeeds interim CEO Sean Cao. Blanchard was an operating partner at Everest’s founding investor CBC Group and previously served...
BioCentury | Feb 14, 2020
Product Development

Feb. 13 Product Development Quick Takes: Priority Review for BMS, Seattle Genetics, Deciphera therapies; plus Roche, Ipsen, Merck, Eisai and Amgen-Pfizer

August decision dates for BMS, Seattle Genetics, Deciphera  A trio of cancer therapies have received Priority Review from FDA with August PDUFA dates. Bristol-Myers Squibb Co. (NYSE:BMY) said FDA accepted a BLA for lisocabtagene maraleucel...
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