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T-cell developer Tmunity named Immunocore’s Christina Coughlin as CMO as it preps for early cancer studies after raising $135 million in VC funding.
New discoveries in biotech include a coated capsule for delivering insulin and inherited gene mutations that may portend pancreatic cancer risk.
Biotech developments over the past week include using circulating RNA to predict preemie births and a new way to free up stiffened heart muscle.
The cash sets ex-Novartis executive Usman “Oz” Azam up to hustle Tmunity's pipeline of T cell-based immunotherapies through clinical development.
The past week ushered in news about a toxin in scorpion venom that may relieve RA and a skin bacterium with anti-cancer powers.
Targeting a "highly prevalent" antigen could address the heterogeneity of glioblastomas.
Delivering gut microbes to mice can boost antibodies that shield them against sepsis.
The partnership brings together J&J’s antibodies and a university’s AAVs in a bid to open up a new frontier in the fight against the disease.
The deal gives Arrakis rights to families of compounds that bind to three-way junctions found in folded RNA.
This past week saw new discoveries in treating heart failure, targeting Zika and dengue with one drug and inhibiting a cancer-promoting enzyme.