Biotech Sensors

New Optical Biosensor Can Cut into Sepsis Diagnosis Time

Released on January 23, 2020

Researchers at the Laboratory of Bionanophotonic Systems (BIOS) at EPFL’s School of Engineering have developed an optical biosensor that slashes the […]

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Biotech Drug-delivery

Dyve Biosciences hires new chief scientific officer

Released on January 8, 2020

Transdermal drug therapy developer Dyve Biosciences announced that it appointed longtime Pfizer executive Chuck Harbert to the role of chief scientific officer. Harbert […]

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Biotech Diagnostics M&A

Sanofi eyes Synthrox purchase

Released on December 23, 2019

Sanofi (NYSE:SNY) announced today that it is planning to tender an offer to acquire all outstanding common stock shares of clinical-stage biotech […]

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Biotech FDA Cleared

TAP At-Home Blood Collection System Now FDA Cleared

Released on December 18, 2019

Seventh Sense Biosystems, a company based outside of Boston, MA, won FDA clearance for its TAP device to be used by […]

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Biotech

Bone bandage soaks up pro-healing biochemical to accelerate repair

Released on December 17, 2019

Trapping adenosine at the site of a bone break speeds recovery in mice DURHAM, N.C. — Researchers at Duke University have […]

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Biotech

Cerus Corporation Announces New Five-Year INTERCEPT Blood System Agreement With Swiss Transfusion SRC

Released on December 12, 2019

New Five-Year Agreement Maintains Exclusive Use of INTERCEPT Platelets and Expands Use of INTERCEPT Plasma CONCORD, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Cerus Corporation (Nasdaq:CERS) announced […]

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Biotech

Haemonetics opens new Boston headquarters

Released on December 12, 2019

Haemonetics (NYSE:HAE) said this week it opened its new global headquarters in Boston. The new location will help the company bring together […]

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Biotech Cardiology Funding

Orchestra BioMed™ Secures $20 Million Financing Facility from Silicon Valley Bank

Released on December 10, 2019

NEW YORK, Dec. 10, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Orchestra BioMed, Inc. (“Orchestra BioMed” or the “Company”), a biomedical innovation company providing high-impact solutions […]

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Biotech FDA Cleared

Israeli fingerprick blood testing company gets FDA clearance for CBC analyzer

Released on December 4, 2019

The opportunity presented in fingerprick blood testing is one that many companies are chasing. Among these is Israeli diagnostics firm Sight […]

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Biotech Diagnostics

GE Healthcare, Fujifilm team up with Harvard, MIT on new $50m biotech center

Released on November 26, 2019

GE Healthcare (NYSE:GE) and Fujifilm (TSE:4901) are entering into a partnership with Harvard University and Massachusetts Institute of Technology to establish a new $50 million center for advanced […]

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Biotech Drug-delivery

Electrospinning Drug Delivery Bandages Directly Onto Wounds

Released on November 15, 2019

Electrospinning is a maturing manufacturing technology that is already being used in medicine to produce unusual materials with novel properties. It […]

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Biotech Digital Health

HCV patients at risk of nonadherence using Proteus’ digital pill achieve sustained viral clearance

Released on November 15, 2019

The multi-center, single-arm, open-label study recorded an overall medication adherence rate of 93% alongside strong treatment outcomes. A new study suggests […]

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