Biotecnología

Biotecnología

Best New Dean of Skaggs School of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Science
08/08/2022 - Brookie Best, PharmD, has been named the next dean of the Skaggs School of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences at University of California San Diego, succeeding James McKerrow, PhD, MD, who stepped...
The Download: experimental embryos and the US monkeypox emergency
08/08/2022 - This is today’s edition of The Download, our weekday newsletter that provides a daily dose of what’s going on in the world of technology. This startup wants to copy you into an embryo...
This startup wants to copy you into an embryo for organ harvesting
08/08/2022 - In a search for novel forms of longevity medicine, a biotech company based in Israel says it intends to create embryo-stage versions of people in order to harvest tissues for use in transplant...
Researchers repaired cells in damaged pig organs an hour after the animal’s death
08/08/2022 - A new system stopped the deterioration of cells in pig organs one hour after the animal’s death, a finding that suggests cells don’t die as quickly as previously understood. The technology...
EV tax credits could stall out on lack of US battery supply
08/08/2022 - A tax credit in the Inflation Reduction Act of 2022 designed to spur adoption of EVs could fail to reach consumers because of the auto industry’s heavy reliance on battery materials and components...
Everything you need to know about the monkeypox vaccines
08/08/2022 - The global outbreak of monkeypox has so far led to more than 24,000 cases in over 80 countries, and the World Health Organization has warned that the window of opportunity to contain the disease and...
Thorne HealthTech, AstraZeneca Entend AI Discovery Alliance
08/08/2022 - AZ to leverage Thorne's cloud-based AI disease discovery system for further evaluation and to gain insight into additional uses for AZ molecules.
Amgen to Acquire ChemoCentryx for $3.7B
08/08/2022 - Acquisition Includes TAVNEOS, a first-in-class medicine for patients with serious autoimmune disease.
UC San Diego and Rady Children’s Hospital Join Nationwide Long-COVID Study
08/08/2022 - Researchers at University of California San Diego School of Medicine and Rady Children’s Hospital-San Diego have joined a nationwide study to better understand the long-term impact of COVID-19 on...
RoslinCT and Lykan Bioscience Combine to Create Cell Therapy CDMO
05/08/2022 - Creates global leader in process development and GMP manufacturing of advanced cell and gene therapies with transatlantic footprint in the US and UK.
Societal CDMO Signs Three Service Contracts
05/08/2022 - Contracted activities touch upon broad range of Societal’s offerings from clinical trial services to formulation development to cGMP manufacturing.
Mitochondrial DNA Mutations Linked to Heart Disease Risk
05/08/2022 - UC San Diego and Salk Institute researchers report a surprising link between mitochondria, inflammation and gene mutations that may increase risk of atherosclerosis.
Engineering the Microbiome to Potentially Cure Disease
05/08/2022 - UC San Diego researchers report using native bacteria in mice as the chassis for delivering transgenes capable of inducing persistent and potentially even curative therapeutic changes in the gut and...
Surfing for Science
05/08/2022 - It’s a summer morning at La Jolla Shores and Robert O’Brien, a junior at Princeton University who is spending his summer at UC San Diego, is surfing—for science. He is participating in the...
Health Risks of COVID-19 Spurred More Smokers to Quit
05/08/2022 - New UC San Diego Rady School of Management study is first to track smoking behavior at the individual level during the pandemic.
Illumina Supports Enhanced Genomics-Enabled Discovery and Training Programs at UC San Diego
05/08/2022 - Scripps Institution of Oceanography at UC San Diego announced today that Illumina has provided researchers at the Center for Marine Biotechnology and Biomedicine at Scripps new scientific equipment...
Giant Viruses Build a Cell Nucleus Surprisingly Like Our Own
04/08/2022 - Scientists are using new technologies to obtain unprecedented looks inside viruses and their unique abilities to infect and destroy bacteria. Using cryo-EM and other technologies, they found that...
FDA Roundup: August 2, 2022
04/08/2022 - The U.S. Food and Drug Administration is providing an at-a-glance summary of news from around the agency.
Oregon Freeze Dry Opens Biopharma Facility in Albany
04/08/2022 - New $7.5 million facility expands operations to support development of life-changing medications.
Gene Therapy Approach Shows Promise in Treating ALS
04/08/2022 - Researchers report that a gene therapy approach, developed at UC San Diego measurably delayed disease onset in humanized mouse and rat models of familial ALS, an inherited form of the disease that...
FDA Approves First Biosimilar to Lucentis
04/08/2022 - Polpharma Biologics Group BV, Formycon AG and Bioeq AG win FDA approval of Cimerli for retinal diseases.