Enterprise Therapeutics Ltd (Enterprise), a biopharmaceutical company dedicated to the discovery and development of novel therapies to improve the lives of patients suffering with respiratory disease, today announced it has appointed Dr David Morris MD as Chief Medical Officer to lead the Company’s respiratory programmes.
Enterprise Therapeutics Ltd (Enterprise), a biopharmaceutical company dedicated to the discovery and development of novel therapies to improve the lives of patients suffering with respiratory disease, today announced the publication of its first peer-reviewed paper. The open access paper, published in the American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine1, describes TMEM16A potentiation via ETX001 as a novel approach for the treatment of cystic fibrosis (CF).
Experts addressed different possible models for optimising data collection to support the adoption of cell and gene therapies in the UK. Barriers to digital integration, post-launch data collection and outcomes-based reimbursement were the primary focus of the day.
Repositive announced today that its directory of over 5,300 preclinical cancer models is now available on Scientist.com, the world’s largest marketplace for outsourced R&D. By leveraging Scientist.com’s community of researchers, as well as its innovative tools for streamlining the outsourcing process, this partnership will further support Repositive's mission to connect pharma and biotechs worldwide with the right cancer models for their drug development programmes.
Prokarium, a private biotechnology company developing vaccines against infectious diseases and immunotherapy for solid tumors, has received Clinical Trial Authorization (CTA) acceptance from the UK Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency (MHRA) to run a first-in-human Phase I trial with Entervax™, a bivalent vaccine against enteric fever.
Hertfordshire Local Enterprise Partnership is to invest £1.2m into Stevenage Bioscience Catalyst (SBC) to help grow a world-class cell and gene therapy cluster.
The £1.2m Local Growth Fund investment will provide much-needed temporary accommodation for growing cell and gene therapy companies, strengthening the UK’s sectorial advantage and Hertfordshire’s position within the Oxford-London-Cambridge golden research triangle.
Repositive is unveiling molecular search functionality for its Cancer Models Platform today at ELRIG Drug Discovery. The first version of this innovative feature enables pharma and biotech scientists to search Repositive’s cancer model directory by their gene of interest and explore different mutations available to ensure they source a cancer model with the right molecular profile for their preclinical study.
Edinburgh-based biotechnology company MedAnnex Ltd today announced that Dr Stefan Symeonides, a Senior Clinical Lecturer at the University of Edinburgh, will provide expert advice as the company prepares for Phase I clinical trials. Dr Symeonides is a Phase I trial specialist with a focus on immunotherapy and leads the Edinburgh Cancer Centre Phase I trials unit.