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16.08.2017

Circular RNA linked to brain function

For the first time, scientists have shown that circular RNA is linked to brain function. When a RNA molecule called Cdr1as was deleted from the genome of mice, the animals had problems filtering out unnecessary information – like...► Read more ...

16.08.2017

Adrenomed AG receives approval to conduct proof of concept study with Adrecizumab to treat patients with early septic shock

Germany first country to grant full approval for Phase II study ADR-02 (AdrenOSS-2) with Adrecizumab in patients with early septic shock • ADR-02 study to enroll 300 patients in Germany, Belgium, France and the Netherlands for...► Read more ...

07.08.2017

Eckert & Ziegler Q2 / 2017: Income Surges Following Sale of Cyclotron Unit. Net Liquidity Exceeds € 40 Million. Group Almost Debt-free.

Eckert & Ziegler Strahlen- und Medizintechnik AG (ISIN DE0005659700), a Berlin-based company specializing in isotope technology for medical, scientific and industrial applications, nearly doubled its profit per share by 0.91 EUR...► Read more ...

07.08.2017

Selfapy secures seven-figure funding

High-Tech Gründerfonds (HTGF), IBB Beteiligungsgesellschaft and experienced business angels invested a seven-figure sum in the Digital Health start-up Selfapy in July.► Read more ...

26.07.2017

BIH HOLDS THE “EXCELLENCE AWARD FOR SEX AND GENDER ASPECTS IN HEALTH RESEARCH” FOR THE FIRST TIME

In cooperation with the Institute of Gender in Medicine at Charité – Universitätsmedizin Berlin, the Berlin Institute of Health (BIH) acknowledges the scientific excellence of renowned scientists with the BIH Excellence Award for...► Read more ...

25.07.2017

Researchers overcome suppression of immune response against bacterial pathogens

Researchers from Charité – Universitätsmedizin Berlin were able to positively influence the immune response in severe viral and bacterial co-infection. Using a human lung tissue model, they were able to show that the immune...► Read more ...

25.07.2017

ECBS2017 and EU-OPENSCREEN partners in Budapest: a fruitful meeting!

During the ECBS2017 in Budapest - Hungary, scientists from the field of chemical biology highlighted recent discoveries in screening and drug discovery, systems biology and therapeutic innovation.► Read more ...

11.08.2017

BioGenes Celebrates 25 Years of Excellence in Quality Control of Biotherapeutics

BioGenes GmbH, specializing in ELISA development and production, is celebrating its 25-year anniversary. In 1992 the scientists Dr. Alexander Knoll and Dr. Sergej Ovodov set out with a vision to provide services and kits for the...► Read more ...

13.07.2017

CO.DON: EU authorisation for articular cartilage product from European Commission

On 12 July 2017 CO.DON AG received official notification that authorisation had been granted for Spherox, an autologous human pharmaceutical product for the treatment of degenerative and traumatic cartilage defects in the knee.► Read more ...