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Say hello to Dell Technologies on Sept. 7
| Computerworld | Dell will complete its acquisition of EMC on Sept. 7, ending nearly a year of approvals and decades of history for the two companies that will combine to become Dell Technologies. more

Excel Auto-Correct Creates Problems With Genomics Research
| PCMAG | An Excel auto-correct feature changes gene names to dates. An Australian group dug through 7,500 Excel files published in 18 journals. About 20% of the files had errors. more

tranSMART, IDBS, JAX and more: News from August 2016
| Bio-IT World News Briefs | News, products, and partnerships from around the bio-IT community including news from tranSMART, JAX, Internet2, IDBS, Synthego, and more. more

The Genetics of Type 2 Diabetes Is a Mess
| Pacific Standard | A recent study shows why genetic advances in medicine are so challenging. more

Digitizing The Pharma Research Value Chain For Faster Drug Discovery Through Precompetitive Collaboration

Bio-IT World Contributed Commentary | The global pharmaceutical industry is at a crossroads. It is, therefore, imperative for pharma organizations to reimagine their research value chain, in order to accelerate product innovation, and boost molecule pipelines during the discovery stage.


Stealthy Biotech Revives Stalled Parkinsons Drug Reveals Plans In Alzheimers and ALS
| Forbes | Denali Therapeutics, the stealthy South San Francisco biotech startup that raised $217 million last year to fight Alzheimer's, Parkinson's and ALS, is finally lifting the curtain on its plans this morning. more

Obama’s science legacy betting big on biomedical science
| Nature News & Comment | Ambitious bids to map the brain and cure cancer have not boosted overall research funding. more

With $14 Billion Purchase Pfizer Signals That Cancer Drug Prices Will Remain High
| Forbes | Pfizer says it will purchase biotechnology upstart Medivation for $14 billion in cash. The main prize in the deal: Medivation's prostate cancer drug, Xtandi, which costs $120,000 a year. more

Mass Innovation Labs Host Space for Growing Biotech
| Bio-IT World “Something that the industry doesn’t really talk about is the cost of doing research,” says Amrit Chaudhuri, CEO of Mass Innovation Labs in Cambridge, Mass. Running a lab can cost hundreds of dollars per square foot, Chaudhuri says, but Mass Innovation Labs offers an alternative. more

Recipharm increases lyophilisation capacity in Italy
| MASATE, ITALY - Aug 26, 2016 - Recipharm, the contract development and manufacturing organisation (CDMO), has announced a €3.7 million investment to expand its lyophilisation capacity in Masate, Italy, in response to growing customer demand more

Bio-Rad Introduces an Assay Website That Allows Researchers to Identify or Design Their Own Droplet Digital™ PCR Assays
| HERCULES, CA, UNITED STATES - Aug 9, 2016 - Bio-Rad Laboratories Inc. (NYSE: BIO and BIOb) today announced the launch of an assay website that allows droplet digital PCR (ddPCR™) users to locate existing assays or design new ones for mutation detection and copy number determination more

Bioclinica Enters Agreement to be Acquired by Cinven
| DOYLESTOWN, PA, US - Aug 23, 2016 - Bioclinica®, a provider of specialized technology-enabled services supporting clinical trials, today announced that it has entered a definitive agreement to be acquired by Cinven, a leading international private equity firm more

MDI Biological Laboratory Scientists Awarded Patent for Potential New Heart Disease Drug
| BAR HARBOR, ME - Aug 23, 2016 - The U.S. Patent and Trademark Office has announced that it will grant a patent to MDI Biological Laboratory scientists Voot P more

Is the virtual gene panel the way forward, asks Congenica at Dx Summit
| CAMBRIDGE, UNITED KINGDOM - Aug 23, 2016 - Although the current practice of analysing defined gene panels for a specific disease has great utility, it is of limited benefit when a condition is not well defined more

| - Aug 19, 2016 - ZENITH Technologies is expanding its US presence by opening two new offices on the West Coast of the US to meet greater demand for its automation, process control and serialization technology support services more

MDI Biological Laboratory Receives Funds for Research on Nerve Damage
| BAR HARBOR, ME - Aug 17, 2016 - NIH Grant Will Support Studies on Chemotherapy-Induced Peripheral NeuropathyBAR HARBOR, MAINE -- The MDI Biological Laboratory has announced that it has received a grant of $456,500 over two years from the National Institutes of Health (NIH) for the study of peripheral neuropathy more

Mizzou and Danforth Center Leaders to be Featured at the Conversations Program
| ST. LOUIS, UNITED STATES - Aug 17, 2016 - The Donald Danforth Plant Science Center’s Conversations Series will be held on Thursday, August 25, 2016, at the Danforth Center, 975 N more

Business Consultant Ned Cloonan Joins MDI Biological Laboratory Board
| BAR HARBOR, ME - Aug 17, 2016 - BAR HARBOR, MAINE -- The Board of Trustees of the MDI Biological Laboratory has announced the appointment of Ned Cloonan of Greenwich, Conn more

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May 21-22, 2014 • Boston, MA

15th Annual Drug Discovery Leaders Summit 2014
June 2-3, 2014 • Geneva, Switzerland

6th Annual Drug Development Congress 2014
June 2-3, 2014 • Geneva, Switzerland

2nd Annual Discovery Chemistry & Drug Design Congress 2014
June 2-3, 2014 • Geneva, Switzerland

Conference on Translational Medicine
September 22-25, 2014 • Vienna, Austria

4th Annual Next Generation Sequencing Asia Congress 2014
October 7-8, 2014 • Singapore

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October 7-8, 2014 • Singapore

6th Annual Next Generation Sequencing Congress 2014
November 2014 • UK


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