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Sosei Heptares and Cancer Research UK announce first patient dosed in phase 1/2a trial

August 10, 2023
Research and Development Cancer Research UK, Oncology, Sosei Heptares, clinical trial, immunology

Sosei Heptares and Cancer Research UK have announced that the first patient has been dosed in their phase 1/2a clinical …

Eli Lilly to acquire DICE Therapeutics for immunology innovations

June 21, 2023
Business Services DICE Therapeutics, Eli Lilly, Immunology, acquisition, immunology

Eli Lilly and DICE Therapeutics have announced a definitive agreement for Lilly to acquire DICE, a biopharmaceutical company focusing on …


The American Academy of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology calls off its 2020 Annual Meeting due to coronavirus concerns

March 10, 2020
Medical Communications, Research and Development Big Pharma, allergy, america, asthma, immunology

The American Academy of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology (AAAAI) has called off its 2020 Annual Meeting that was schedule to …


Sobi acquire Novimmune in deal worth more than £400 million

June 13, 2019
Business Services, Research and Development R&D, emapalumab, immuno-oncology, immunology, pharma

Swedish rare disease specialist Sobi has agreed to buy Swiss firm Novimmune ion a deal worth more than £400 million. …


Amgen agrees to buy Nuevolution for $167 million

May 22, 2019
Research and Development Amgen, Cancer, Nuevolution, biotech, drug discovery, immuno-oncology, immunology, pharma

California biotech Amgen has agreed to buy Danish biopharmaceutical company Nuevolution AB for 1.61 billion Swedish crowns ($166.8 million). The …

Doctors cure ‘bubble boy syndrome’ using modified version of HIV

April 18, 2019
Research and Development HIV, SCID-X1, gene therapy, immunodeficiency, immunology

Doctors at St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital have been able to treat patients with X-linked severe combined immunodeficiency (SCID-X1) – …

J&J sign deal with Scottish firm AdoRx to develop novel lung cancer treatments

March 1, 2019
Medical Communications AdoRx, Cancer, Cancer Immunotherapy, J&J, JJ, immunology, oncology

Edinburgh-based drug discovery firm AdoRx therapeutics has signed a deal with US healthcare conglomerate Johnson & Johnson to develop novel …

Smoking may limit immune system’s ability to fight cancer, study shows

February 18, 2019
Sales and Marketing Cancer, cancer research, immune system, immunology, melanoma, oncology, smoking

Smoking may limit the body’s ability to fight melanoma, according to a study published in the journal Cancer Research. The …


The Autumn 2018 edition of Pharmafile is available to read online now!

December 18, 2018
Business Services, Manufacturing and Production, Medical Communications, Research and Development, Sales and Marketing immunology, infectious diseases, pharma, pharmafile, rare diseases

The Autumn 2018 edition of Pharmafile, our long-running bi-annual guide to the latest trends, projections and thought leadership positions in …


Antibody therapy supresses HIV for months after treatment, study shows

October 1, 2018
Sales and Marketing HIV, immunology, immunotherapy, nature, research

Researchers from the New York City based Rockefeller University have developed a novel immunotherapy, which is capable of suppressing HIV …

Roche acquires immuno-oncology biotech Tusk in €655m deal

October 1, 2018
Sales and Marketing Droia, Roche, Tusk, immuno-oncology, immunology, oncology

Swiss multinational Roche has acquired the privately held immuno-oncology company Tusk Therapeutics in a deal that could be worth up …


Chugai partners with Osaka University in £62 million immunology collaboration

May 20, 2016
Medical Communications, Research and Development Chugai, collaboration, immunology, osaka university

Chugai Pharmaceuticals (TOKYO: 4519) has announced a collaboration agreement with Osaka University in advanced immunology research worth up to £62 …

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TSRI and Janssen close in on universal flu vaccine

August 25, 2015
Manufacturing and Production Janssen, Vaccine, flu, immunology, universal flu vaccine

Scientists from Janssen and The Scripps Research Institute (TSRI) have found a way to induce antibodies to fight a wide …

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Merck and Advaxis team up on immuno-oncology

August 26, 2014
Manufacturing and Production, Medical Communications, Research and Development ASCO, Merck, immunology, pd-1, pembrolizumab

Advaxis and Merck have signed a research deal to investigational Merck’s PD-1 inhibitor pembrolizumab in combination with Advaxis’ listeria-based cancer …

UCB teams up with Harvard for CNS research

March 2, 2011
Research and Development CNS, Harvard, UCB, academia, academic research, immunology

UCB has signed a new research collaboration with Harvard University that will focus on central nervous system and immunology therapies. …

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