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High-quality SARS-CoV-2 Antigen Protein Kits

AMSBIO has introduced a series of kit products based upon high-quality SARS-CoV-2 antigen proteins to improve the efficiency of anti-SARS-CoV-2 drugs and vaccines development.

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Consilium Strategic Communications Advises Horizon Discovery on its Agreed Takeover by PerkinElmer for $383 Million

London, 31 December 2020, Consilium Strategic Communications, a global leader in strategic healthcare communications and investor relations, is pleased to have advised Horizon Discovery Group plc (“Horizon”) on its agreed takeover by PerkinElmer, Inc. (“PerkinElmer”) for $383 million (£296 million). 

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Yourgene Health: COVID-19 update: approved provider for UK Government and response to new virus strain

 Yourgene, the international molecular diagnostics group, announces that Yourgene Genomic Services has been added to the UK Government’s approved COVID-19 private testing providers list for the Test to Release for International Travel scheme introduced on 15 December 2020 (“Test to Release”), and also for general coronavirus testing. The Company has also conducted in silico analysis studies into the effect of the new virus strain which suggests that the performance of its test will be unaffected.

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Absolute Antibody: LSBIO acquires Absolute Antibody

LSBio , a leading provider of antibodies and life science research reagents, is pleased to announce its acquisition of Redcar, UK-based Absolute Antibody, Ltd. and its sister company Kerafast. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed

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OBN Digital CEO Briefing: What does 31 December 2020 mean for Life Sciences?

We recently invited four experts in IP, Employment, Regulatory and Grant Funding to tell us what we can expect from the end of the Brexit Transition and have summarised the points here for your easy reference.  

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AMSBIO: Heparan Sulfate Products for COVID-19 Research

AMSBIO offer a wide range of Heparan Sulfate antibodies, enzymes, standards and ready-to-use Heparanase activity assays for researchers seeking to better understand COVID-19 and thereby to combat the pandemic.

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Arctoris announces new Advisory Board members to further strengthen robotics-powered drug discovery

Arctoris Ltd, an Oxford-based research company operating a fully automated drug discovery platform, has appointed three distinguished experts as members of its Advisory Board: Beth J Hoffman PhD, Professor Khusru Asadullah MD, and Stanley Lapidus.

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Absolute Antibody: International Consortium Awarded Eurostars Grant for the Development of First-in-class Treatment of Metastatic Cancer

ONA Therapeutics, Absolute Antibody and RIC - three leading European companies in the biotech landscape - have been awarded a Eurostars grant for a two-year project that will develop a proprietary biological drug with a unique mode of action for the treatment of various types of metastatic cancers

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End of October 2020

AMSBIO: Heparan Sulfate products for COVID-19 research

AMSBIO offer a wide range of Heparan Sulfate antibodies, enzymes, standards and ready-to-use Heparanase activity assays for researchers seeking to better understand COVID-19 and thereby to combat the pandemic.

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