Enrolment hold for GI Dynamics ENDO Trial

Shares in medical device company GI Dynamics (ASX:GID) dropped by over 50% after the US FDA placed an enrolment hold on one of its clinical trials, following four cases... [+]

> Posted in Biotechnology on 06 March, 2015

Novogen candidate kills brain cancer stem cells

Drug development company Novogen (ASX:NRT) has announced the results of a study in which one of its lead candidate products, TRXE-009, successfully killed a library of... [+]

> Posted in Health & medical on 04 March, 2015

Whole genome sequencing for pancreatic cancer

By using whole genome sequencing to determine the complete genetic code of pancreatic tumours in 100 patients, scientists have discovered the genetic changes that drive... [+]

> Posted in Molecular biology on 02 March, 2015

New drug candidate on trial for early-stage Alzheimer's

Biotech company Actinogen Medical (ASX: ACW) is progressing a phase 1 trial on its lead drug candidate, Xanamem, which it is hoped will provide a much-needed new treatment... [+]

> Posted in Health & medical on 26 February, 2015

Anatara Lifesciences names new CEO

Anatara Lifesciences (ASX:ANR) has made three new executive appointments including a new CEO and has reported a 530% increase in its net loss for the first half of... [+]

> Posted in Biotechnology on 24 February, 2015

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Immune cells can learn from experience

James Cook University (JCU) has contributed to an international research project which found... [+]

> Posted in Life sciences

Spider venom can prevent pain, too

In news which may cause arachnophobes around the world to breathe a collective sigh of relief,... [+]

> Posted in Molecular biology

New baseline biomarkers in Bionomics cancer trial

Bionomics (ASX:BNO) has revealed new data from the DisrupTOR-1 trial of its anticancer... [+]

> Posted in Health & medical

Novotech awarded CRO Best Practice Award

Sydney-based contract research organisation (CRO) Novotech has been awarded the CRO Best... [+]

> Posted in Biotechnology

2016 Academy honorific awards open

The Australian Academy of Science is calling for nominations for the prestigious 2016... [+]

> Posted in Life sciences

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