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Novo Nordisk Strikes a $725M Deal for AstraZeneca Spinout Corvidia

 Diabetes drug giant Novo Nordisk has reached a $725 million deal to acquire Corvidia Therapeutics, a clinical-stage biotech developing treatments for disorders affecting the heart and the kidneys.

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Pfizer partner BioNTech scores €100M debt financing to fund COVID-19 vaccine production in Europe

BioNTech and Pfizer are among the front-runners in the closely watched COVID-19 vaccine race, and as they simultaneously work through development and scale up manufacturing, BioNTech has scored a €100..

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Johnson & Johnson to Start COVID-19 Vaccine Trials in July

Johnson & Johnson will begin the human clinical trials of its novel coronavirus (COVID-19) vaccine in July, the company announced Wednesday.

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New data in sickle cell show biotech companies tackling disease in novel ways

Sickle cell disease features prominently at this year’s virtual meeting of the European Hematology Association, which kicks off Friday. The 32 research abstracts being presented are highlighted by ear..

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New data in sickle cell show biotech companies tackling disease in novel ways

Sickle cell disease features prominently at this year’s virtual meeting of the European Hematology Association, which kicks off Friday. The 32 research abstracts being presented are highlighted by ear..

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Adaptive Biotechnologies and Microsoft team up to track coronavirus-fighting cells

Seattle-based Adaptive Biotechnologies and Microsoft have launched an open-access database called ImmuneCODE to catalog the many ways in which our immune systems fight off a coronavirus infection.

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Singapore biotech firm to begin human clinical trial for COVID-19 treatment

A Singapore-based biotechnology firm will begin human clinical trials next week for a potential monoclonal antibody treatment for COVID-19 that could slow down the progression of the disease in patien..

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Biotech launches programme to help mitigate spread of viruses

Orgenesis’ BioShield Program has been designed to increase the level of preparedness to fight against emerging outbreaks and help avoid a global pandemic. The programme will combine different technolo..

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