Bio Roundup: Moderna's IPO, Arena's Comeback, E-Cig Survey & More

BIO ROUNDUP: MODERNA'S IPO, ARENA'S COMEBACK, E-CIG SURVEY & MORE

Thanksgiving is around the corner and this week delivered a bounty of deals that have a number of life science companies expressing...

IAmScience Sarah Unruh

IAMSCIENCE SARAH UNRUH

By Erica Overfelt | Bond LSC Orchids are just weird. No, like really weird, even bizarre. But sixth-year biological sciences Ph.D....

 
 
 
At ASHG 2018, Workshop Speakers Discuss SMRT Sequencing Applications for Human Disease

AT ASHG 2018, WORKSHOP SPEAKERS DISCUSS SMRT SEQUENCING APPLICATIONS FOR HUMAN DISEASE

Last month's annual meeting of the American Society of Human Genetics in San Diego was a terrific reminder of how much progress is...

 
 
 
An Interview with Leslie Vosshall: Buzzing About the New Mosquito Reference Genome

AN INTERVIEW WITH LESLIE VOSSHALL: BUZZING ABOUT THE NEW MOSQUITO REFERENCE GENOME

Photo courtesy of Ben Matthews The new reference genome for Aedes aegypti , just published in Nature , famously got its start through...

UC Davis Biomedical Engineering Ph.D. Student Tanishq Abraham Recognized with International Vatican Sciacca Award

UC DAVIS BIOMEDICAL ENGINEERING PH.D. STUDENT TANISHQ ABRAHAM RECOGNIZED WITH INTERNATIONAL VATICAN SCIACCA AWARD

November 14, 2018 UC Davis Biomedical Engineering Ph.D. student and UC Davis Biomedical Engineering Graduate Group member Tanishq Abraham...

 
 
 
North American User Group Meeting: Highlights in Human, Animal, Insect, and Microbes

NORTH AMERICAN USER GROUP MEETING: HIGHLIGHTS IN HUMAN, ANIMAL, INSECT, AND MICROBES

Jeremy Schmutz and Emily Hatas enjoy the evening at the award-winning City Museum. Many thanks to all the PacBio users who attended...

 
 
 

RETRACTION NOTE TO: BACTERIAL CONVERSION OF DEPOLYMERIZED KRAFT LIGNIN

The authors have retracted this article because due to a mistake in the laboratory, SEC analyses of some of the lignin samples used...

CUSTOMER SUCCESS MANAGER, R&D VAULT - RIM - VEEVA - SAN DIEGO, CA

Participation in industry efforts outside of day-to-day job responsibilities. Proven track record of leading implementation projects...

 
 
 

FUNCTIONAL ANALYSIS OF THE PROMOTER OF A UDP-GLYCOSYLTRANSFERASE GENE FROM PANAX QUINQUEFOLIUS

Abstract Glycosyltransferases, a multigene superfamily in plants, are necessary to synthesize, modify and diversify specific ginsenosides...

RESEARCH ASSOCIATE, BIOCHEMISTRY/MOLECULAR BIOLOGY - ROSWELL BIOTECHNOLOGIES - SAN DIEGO, CA

Attention to detail and the ability to follow SOPs. Passion for learning and collaborating in a fast-paced, dynamic biotech startup...

 
 
 

NANO-SILVER-INCORPORATED BIOMIMETIC POLYDOPAMINE COATING ON A THERMOPLASTIC POLYURETHANE POROUS NANOCOMPOSITE AS AN EFFICIENT ANTIBACTERIAL WOUND DRESSING

Developing an ideal wound dressing that meets the multiple demands of good biocompatibility, an appropriate porous structure, superior...

Apptio Sells to PE Firm Vista Equity for $1.94B Two Years After IPO

APPTIO SELLS TO PE FIRM VISTA EQUITY FOR $1.94B TWO YEARS AFTER IPO

Apptio is being taken private by investment firm Vista Equity Partners in a $1.94 billion acquisition. Founded in Bellevue, WA, in...

 
 
 
Nuance Goes All-in on Speech Tech, Sells Document Business to Kofax

NUANCE GOES ALL-IN ON SPEECH TECH, SELLS DOCUMENT BUSINESS TO KOFAX

Nuance Communications is selling its document imaging division to Kofax for $400 million in cash, as Nuance's new CEO narrows the company's...

Qualtrics Skips IPO for $8B Sale to SAP

QUALTRICS SKIPS IPO FOR $8B SALE TO SAP

It's hard to say no to $8 billion. Qualtrics, the enterprise software firm that was on the verge of going public, has pulled its IPO...

 
 
 

RESEARCHERS DISCOVER GENES THAT GIVE VEGETABLES THEIR SHAPE

From elongated oblongs to near-perfect spheres, vegetables come in almost every size and shape. But what differentiates a fingerling...

Scientists Bring Polymers Into Atomic-Scale Focus

SCIENTISTS BRING POLYMERS INTO ATOMIC-SCALE FOCUS

This image shows a rendering of the molecular structure of a peptoid polymer that was studied by a team led by Berkeley Lab and UC...

 
 
 

BOEHRINGER POWERS CANCER VACCINE STARTUP AMAL TO B ROUND

Amal Therapeutics has added €21.2 million to its series B round. Boehringer Ingelheim Venture Fund co-led the financing to tee Amal...

AVEXIS INC.: DIRECTOR, TRANSLATIONAL MEDICINE

AveXis Inc.: OverviewReady to join a team committed to moving gene therapies into the clinical and commercial settings for patients...