Latest Cambridge Antibody Technology Stories
BURLINGAME, Calif., March 11, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Apexigen, Inc., an emerging biopharmaceutical company focusing on the development of monoclonal antibody therapeutics, announced today that its partner, Simcere Pharmaceutical Group (NYSE: SCR), a leading pharmaceutical company in China, filed an Investigational New Drug (IND) application with the State Food and Drug Administration (SFDA) of China to evaluate APX003 (also known as BD0801) as a potential cancer therapy.
Scientific advances at The Scripps Research Institute were key to laying the foundation for the new drug BenlystaÂ® (belimumab), approved today by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration. BenlystaÂ®, which treats the most common type of lupus, is the first in a new class of pharmaceuticals that prevents the body from attacking its own critical tissues.
GAITHERSBURG, Md., Jan. 7, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- MedImmune today announced an in-licensing agreement with Amgen for a novel monoclonal antibody targeting the IL-1 pathway.
THOUSAND OAKS, Calif. and MONROVIA, Calif., Jan. 6, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Amgen (Nasdaq: AMGN) and Xencor, Inc. announced today that they will collaborate to develop XmAb(Â®)5871, an Fc- engineered monoclonal antibody dually targeting CD19 and CD32b.
BURLINGAME, Calif., Dec. 7, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Apexigen, Inc. announced today that it has entered into a collaboration and worldwide license agreement with Centocor Research & Development, Inc.
THOUSAND OAKS, Calif., Nov 22, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- ImmunGene, Inc., a privately held drug development company focused on targeted antibody therapeutics with numerous anti-cancer functions built into a single therapy, announced today that it has received a $244,479 grant under The Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act of 2010 (PPACA).
GAITHERSBURG, Md., Nov. 16, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, MedImmune announced that researchers will present data from its oncology portfolio, including new clinical data, at two upcoming medical congresses in Europe and the United States.
PLANTATION, Fla., Oct. 18 /PRNewswire/ -- Goodwin Biotechnology, Inc., a full service contract biomanufacturing company, today announced that it has signed a new Biopharmaceutical Development and Manufacturing Agreement with a multinational biopharmaceutical client.
BURLINGAME, Calif., Aug. 12 /PRNewswire/ -- Epitomics, Inc.
BANNOCKBURN, Ill., Aug. 12 /PRNewswire/ -- The Board of Directors of Pinnacle Biologics Inc. has appointed Mr. James L. Foght PhD as a director of the corporation, effective July 28, 2010. Dr. Foght has over 40 years experience in the healthcare and life science industries.
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