Cara Care, a digital health startup focused on digestive diseases, raised $7 million to bring its mobile app to more patients in the U.S.

Flatiron has hired a new chief medical officer as it looks to push on under its new parent in the world of electronic health records and real-world data.

Synlogic has tapped Ginkgo Bioworks for a cell programming platform to support development of its pipeline of engineered microbes. 

Illinois-based AptarGroup is looking to reach out further into biopharma servicing with the acquisitions of Nanopharm and Gateway Analytical.

Looking to broaden its use of artificial intelligence, Johnson & Johnson’s biotech unit Janssen has penned a new deal with AI specialist nference.

PPD is further boosting its real-world data offerings with its subsidiary Evidera snapping up Medimix.

Healthcare groups have partnered with Joe Biden’s Cancer Initiative to help improve patients’ access to and the work coming from cancer studies.

Abstracts at ASCO’s annual meeting explored patients with autoimmune disorders who were treated with immune-targeting therapies for NSCLC.