Novogen's TRXE-009 kills melanoma in lab trial

Shares in Novogen (ASX:NRT) surged on Tuesday after the company revealed that its TRXE-009 candidate was highly active against a second target - melanoma - during lab... [+]

> Posted in Health & medical on 17 December, 2014

AusBiotech reflects on a year of advocacy and achievement

For the biotechnology industry and for AusBiotech, the past year has been another action-packed period in policy terms, as well as the year the Australian biotech... [+]

> Posted in Biotechnology on 11 December, 2014

GI Dynamics to cut 10% of jobs

GI Dynamics (ASX:GID) has revealed a restructuring plan involving cutting 10% of its workforce, including CFO Robert Crane.

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> Posted in Biotechnology on 09 December, 2014

Cochlear appoints two new directors

Cochlear has announced that seasoned executives Alison Deans and Glen Boreham will take on non-executive director roles starting from next year.

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> Posted in Biotechnology on 09 December, 2014

Project aims to improve pharma manufacturing efficiency

CSL (ASX:CSL), Hospira and GlaxoSmithKline have partnered with META and the University of Melbourne for a project aimed at improving manufacturing efficiency at... [+]

> Posted in Biotechnology on 05 December, 2014

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We are taking a break over Christmas and will be back in early January to keep you up to date... [+]

> Posted in Life sciences

Genea stem cells approved in UK

The UK Stem Cell Bank (UKSCB) has approved 84 human embryonic stem cell (hESC) lines from... [+]

> Posted in Life sciences

Potential hepatitis B cure hits trial stage

The Walter and Eliza Hall Institute and partner TetraLogic Pharmaceuticals have commenced a... [+]

> Posted in Health & medical

Vale Don Metcalf AC

The life sciences community is saddened by the death of Professor Donald Metcalf AC on 15... [+]

> Posted in Life sciences

Inaugural industry report released

The Australian Industry Report 2014 has been released by the Department of Industry's Office... [+]

> Posted in Biotechnology

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