Biotech company, BCI Pharma, has received €3.9 million in private and public funding, which will be used to accelerate and finalise its research projects in the fields of cancer, neuropathic pain, inflammation and neuro-inflammation. more

13 Mar 2018 13:31 News

A surge in pharma and biotech patents in the UK, reported by the European Patent Office (EPO), may be a sign of growing investor confidence within these sectors, according to IP firm Marks & Clerk. more

9 Mar 2018 11:48 News

A biotech company, Deinove, has signed an exclusive research licence with Italian biopharma company, Naicons, to aid in the discovery of new antibiotics through the Antibiotics against Resistant Infectious Germs (AGIR) project. more

9 Mar 2018 11:40 News

A partnership agreement has been signed by BIA Separations, a biochromatography development and manufacturing company, and Nuvonis Technologies, a biotech company, to support the production of vaccine and gene therapy. more

8 Mar 2018 12:58 News

Clinical stage biotech company, Minoryx Therapeutics, has revealed it is spinning off its Site-directed Enzyme Enhancement Therapy (SEE-Tx) platform into a new company, Gain Therapeutics more

20 Feb 2018 14:10 Technology

Specialty biopharmaceutical group, Ferring Pharmaceuticals, has announced its 30 million CHF investment in its new biotech centre in Switzerland. more

15 Feb 2018 12:39 News

A strategic partnership has been formed between biotech company, ImmunoQure, and pharma company, Servier, for the development of an interferon-alpha human autoantibody. more

14 Feb 2018 13:36 News

Global information analytics business, Elsevier, has revealed that six biotech and pharma start-ups have been selected to join its innovation initiative, The Hive. more

1 Feb 2018 12:19 News

A new report released by the BioIndustry Association (BIA) and Informa Pharma Intelligence has revealed that the UK has the strongest research and development (R&D) pipeline in Europe. more

25 Jan 2018 12:22 Analysis

A series A round of fundraising totalling over €1 million has been closed by VitriCell, a biotech company, which will enable the launch of products based on a new cell cryopreservation method, aseptic vitrification. more

24 Jan 2018 12:16 Technology

The UK BioIndustry Association (BIA) has welcomed the release of the first progress report from the AMR Industry Alliance, which has assessed the action that is being taken to tackle antimicrobial resistance (AMR). more

18 Jan 2018 12:02 News

The Netherlands Cancer Institute (NKI) has granted exclusive worldwide licensing rights for its web tool, TIDE — Tracking of Indels by DEcomposition — to biotech company, Desktop Genetics (DTG). more

17 Jan 2018 11:43 Technology

Regional clinical research organisation (CRO), Optimapharm, has acquired the Czech company MKS Research to strengthen its portfolio of clients in the pharma and biotech industries. more

11 Jan 2018 12:07 News

Two biotech companies, APEIRON and Evotec, have received the first milestone payment from Sanofi as part of the three-party immune-oncology alliance that was signed in 2015. more

9 Jan 2018 10:46 News

Biotech company Scholar Rock has closed a $47 million Series C financing round, which will be used to advance its innovative pipeline for spinal muscular atrophy (SMA), immune-oncology, fibrosis and iron-restricted anaemias. more

4 Jan 2018 12:11 News

A new guide to help bioscience companies communicate R&D progress clearly and effectively to investors and the public has been released by the UK BioIndustry Association (BIA). more

4 Jan 2018 12:06 News

The Association of the British Pharmaceutical Industry (ABPI) has released research showing that the amount of capital invested alongside corporate venture capital (CVC) in UK biotech increased six-fold between 2010 and 2015. more

14 Dec 2017 10:39 Analysis

NorthSea Therapeutics, a Dutch biotech company, has secured €25 million in a Series A funding round, which will be used for the development of icosabutate — a SEFA as a novel, oral approach for the treatment of NASH more

13 Dec 2017 12:05 News

WIRB Copernicus Group (WCG) has acquired a provider of integrated end-to-end pharmacovigilance and drug safety solutions for the biopharmaceutical and biotech industry, Vigilare International. more

1 Dec 2017 10:00 News

Experts from biotech company ADC Biotechnology, have issued a warning that poor aggregation will cause problems in the antibody-drug conjugate (ADC) pipeline, with millions being wasted in development costs. more

15 Nov 2017 12:38 News