Researchers at A*STAR's Singapore Bioimaging Consortium (SBIC) have discovered that branched-chain amino acids (BCAAs) in tumours can be targeted to prevent and treat cancer.
Propanc Biopharma, Inc , a clinical stage biopharmaceutical company focused on development of new and proprietary treatments for cancer patients suffering from solid tumors such as pancreatic, ovarian and colorectal cancers, announced that a cooperation agreement has been entered into between the University of Jaén and Propanc to commence the POP1 joint drug discovery program to be co-funded by both parties.
KemPharm, Inc. , a specialty pharmaceutical company focused on the discovery and development of proprietary prodrugs, announced the addition of a new product candidate, KP879, which the company plans to develop as an extended-duration, agonist replacement therapy for the treatment of Stimulant Use Disorder (SUD).
LabCorp, a leading global life sciences company, and GENFIT , a biopharmaceutical company focused on discovering and developing drug candidates and diagnostic solutions targeting liver diseases, have announced the signing of a licensing agreement between GENFIT and Covance, LabCorp’s drug development business.
Stem Cell Medicine Ltd. (SCM), a biotechnology company developing new therapies for neurological indications, including mesenchymal stem cells and anti-BMP molecules for the treatment of Multiple Sclerosis, and gene therapy for the treatment of neuropathic pain, has licensed an innovative exosomes based technology for the treatment of neurodegenerative and neuropsychiatric indications, specifically, autism spectrum disorder (ASD).