BioDuro Acquires Molecular Response Cancer Biobank And Biorepository

BioDuro LLC is a global life sciences contract research and development organization (CRO). The company has acquired Molecular Response LLC and its extensive cancer biobank of >100,000 viable tumors, as well as its capacity as a biorepository. Molecular Response...

The PURA Syndrome Biobank – An International Resource

The PURA gene is located at chromosome 5, band q31 . It encodes the Pur alpha (PurA) protein which is a sequence-specific single-stranded-DNA-binding protein that is known to be particularly important for brain development. For example, lack of PurA...

Marken Leverages The UPS Store® for Clinical Sample Drop-off in the United States

Marken is a wholly owned subsidiary of UPS. It is a supply chain organization 100% dedicated to the pharmaceutical and life sciences industries. Marken facilitates direct to patient (DTP) clinical trials and biological sample shipments and offers a state-of-the-art...

Cold Chain Logistics Provider Cryoport, Inc. – Strategic Collaboration with McKesson Specialty Health

Cryoport is a global provider of temperature-controlled logistics solutions for temperature-sensitive life sciences commodities, serving the biopharmaceutical market with leading-edge logistics solutions for biologic materials, such as regenerative medicine, including immunotherapies, stem cells and CAR-T cells. Cryoport’s clients include...

Terumo BCT to distribute Stafa Cellular Therapy (StafaCT) software

Terumo BCT is a company involved in blood component, therapeutic apheresis and cellular technologies. StafaCT software supports healthcare facilities and cell labs involved in cellular therapy. Its suite of products covers data management, operational workflows, and compliance monitoring for...

Igenbio Expands its Services in Metagenomic Analysis

Biobanking covers not just human samples, but also plants, animals, prokaryotic and viruses. The genomic content in an environmental sample such as soil is known as the metagenome. It has been estimated that up to 99% of organisms in...

‘Human Emulation System’ as a Platform for Drug Discovery – Partnership with Roche

The ‘Human Emulation System’ is an organ-on-chip technology developed by Emulate, Inc. The chips are made from transparent polymers and are about the size of an AA battery, though they are flat. They contain microfluidic channels that can be...

LabVantage Solutions to Present its LIMS Platforms at Pittcon 2018

A Laboratory Information Management System (LIMS) is software, the primary purpose of which is to track and manage samples and the associated data. According to market research company Technavio, the global LIMS market size is projected to grow to...

New Biorepository and GxP Archive Facility Opened by VWR

The global clinical trials and research outsourcing (CRO) market is expected to reach revenues of USD $64.58 billion by 2021 according to Frost & Sullivan. The clinical trials supply market in the USA alone has been estimated to be...