Pfizer has delivered a clear indication of the research potential of 23andMe’s massive database by finding 15 genetic loci linked to risk of major depression.
Researchers at the U.S. National Institutes of Health have led the development of software to identify sequence-structure binding motifs on aptamers.
The Michael J. Fox Foundation has expanded its trial platform to include patients with atypical parkinsonism, an umbrella term for various rare diseases.
Researchers have more than doubled the known number of brain regions using a mix of magnetic resonance imaging and data-derived algorithms.
GlaxoSmithKline has set up a rheumatoid arthritis clinical trial running on Apple’s ResearchKit framework.
Nostrum has spun out of a pair of Spanish research institutions with ambitions to use supercomputer-powered computational simulations to improve drug discovery.
The National Cancer Institute has joined with three top European research institutions to create a globally accessible repository of 1,000 cancer cell models.
Siemens Venture Capital has invested in Riffyn, a developer of R&D design software that is weeks away from introducing its first commercial product.
Bionext has picked up Rhenovia Pharma's cell signaling modeling technology and the R&D team that developed it to form a subsidiary, TheraScape.
Novartis has turned to Cure Forward's matchmaking tool for patients and trial recruiters for help identifying potential participants for its cancer…