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Precision Biosciences Announces Collaboration with University of Pennsylvania to Develop Genome Editing Therapeutics
Precision BioSciences today announced an expansion of their ongoing collaboration with the Gene Therapy Program in the Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania.
Oxford BioMedica plc (“Oxford BioMedica” or “the Group”) (LSE:OXB), a leading gene and cell therapy group, today notes that the European Commission (EC) has approved the Novartis CAR-T cell therapy, Kymriah® (tisagenlecleucel, formerly CTL019).
There are plenty of great scientific research stories out this week. Here’s a look at just a few of them.
The biggest hurdle to finding effective therapies for idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis (IPF) – a life-threatening condition in which the lungs become scarred and breathing is increasingly difficult – has been the inability to fully model the disease in animals, limiting the ability to observe and understand the disease.
CRISPR, the gene editing technique that promises designer babies, to end to all disease as we know it, and biohacking where individuals could change their own genome to include that of fluorescent jellyfish or lobster claws, seems to have more problems than originally thought.
Johnson & Johnson Innovation Announces JPOD @ Philadelphia to Accelerate Healthcare Innovation in Philadelphia's Ecosystem
JLABS will also launch a QuickFire Challenge to nurture local innovation
Phase III study shows quizartinib prolongs overall survival for patients with deadly type of relapsed or refractory AML
A study led by The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center revealed that the investigational drug quizartinib prolonged overall survival for patients with a deadly form of acute myeloid leukemia (AML).
CHOP's Center for Autism Research Shows How the Brain's "Reward Circuit" Plays a Key Role in Symptoms of Autism Spectrum Disorder
Neuroimaging reveals differences in rewards processing linked to social difficulties, repetitive behaviors and restricted interests in ASD
Now, two studies published in Nature Medicine suggest that CRISPR may lead to cancer unintentionally.
Pennsylvania Professor Begins Term as 2018-2019 President of the National Science Teachers Association
On June 1, Dr. Christine Anne Royce became the 2018-19 President of the National Science Teachers Association (NSTA)
Connect For Education and the University of Pennsylvania School of Veterinary Medicine Announce the Launch of the Working Dog Practitioner Certification Program
In partnership with the University of Pennsylvania's School of Veterinary Medicine (Penn Vet), Connect For Education (C4E)-a full-service educational services company-announced today the launch of the new Working Dog Practitioner Certification Program.
4/23/2018A pioneer in CAR-T therapies has been named one of Time Magazine’s 100 most influential people in the world for 2018.
The funds raised will partly go towards funding two clinical trials that have already opened.
Precipio Commences Validation Study of Proprietary IV-Cell Cytogenetics Media at University of Pe...
1/22/2018The market for cytogenetics media is estimated to exceed $100M annually.
Arrakis Therapeutics Announces Exclusive License to RNA-targeted Small Molecule Technology From the University of Pennsylvania
The license allows utilization of technology related to families of compounds that selectively bind specific nucleic acid structures, called three-way junctions.
FDA Approves Personalized Cellular Therapy For Advanced Leukemia Developed By University of Pennsylvania And Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Questions Arise Over This Bay Area Biotech CEO's Doctorate Degree and His Time at the University of Pennsylvania