AstraZeneca and Moderna Therapeutics announce exclusive agreement to develop pioneering messenger RNA Therapeutics™ in cardiometabolic diseases and cancer

AstraZeneca and Moderna Therapeutics announce exclusive agreement to develop pioneering messenger RNA Therapeutics™ in cardiometabolic diseases and cancer

March 21, 2013

 

AstraZeneca today announced an exclusive agreement with Moderna Therapeutics to discover, develop and commercialise pioneering messenger RNA therapeutics™ for the treatment of serious cardiovascular, metabolic and renal diseases as well as cancer. Messenger RNA therapeutics™ are an entirely new treatment approach that enables the body to produce therapeutic protein in vivo, opening up new treatment options for a wide range of diseases that cannot be addressed today using existing technologies.

Flagship Ventures and Merck Research Labs Form Strategic Collaboration to Foster Early-Stage Life Sciences Innovation

Flagship Ventures and Merck Research Labs Form Strategic Collaboration to Foster Early-Stage Life Sciences Innovation

April 10, 2012

Initiative combines Merck’s drug development expertise with Flagship’s experience in building early stage companies

AZD2811 ACCURINS® Data Published in Science Translational Medicine Highlight One of the First Applications of Nanomedicine to Molecularly Targeted Cancer Therapies

AZD2811 ACCURINS® Data Published in Science Translational Medicine Highlight One of the First Applications of Nanomedicine to Molecularly Targeted Cancer Therapies

February 10, 2016

CAMBRIDGE, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- BIND Therapeutics, Inc. (NASDAQ: BIND), a clinical-stage nanomedicine company developing innovative therapeutics called ACCURINS®, today announced the publication of data highlighting the ability of ACCURIN polymeric nanoparticle technology to utilize hydrophobic ion pairing and improve the therapeutic index of a molecularly targeted anti-cancer drug.

Quanterix’s Simoa Technology Demonstrates Ability to Analyze Single Cancer Cells

Quanterix’s Simoa Technology Demonstrates Ability to Analyze Single Cancer Cells

February 10, 2016

LEXINGTON, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Quanterix Corporation, a leader in the transformation of healthcare through its ultrasensitive single molecule testing capabilities, today announced that Analytical Chemistry, a leading peer-reviewed scientific journal, has published a truly groundbreaking new study authored by Dr.

Seres Therapeutics Announces Publication of Positive SER-109 Phase 1b/2 Study Results in The Journal of Infectious Diseases

Seres Therapeutics Announces Publication of Positive SER-109 Phase 1b/2 Study Results in The Journal of Infectious Diseases

February 9, 2016

CAMBRIDGE, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Feb. 9, 2016-- Seres Therapeutics, Inc. (NASDAQ:MCRB), a leading microbiome therapeutics company, announced that positive results from the Phase 1b/2 study of SER-109 in recurrent Clostridium Difficile infection (CDI) were published today in The Journal of Infectious Diseases.

Editas Medicine Announces Pricing of Initial Public Offering

Editas Medicine Announces Pricing of Initial Public Offering

February 3, 2016

CAMBRIDGE, Mass., Feb. 02, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Editas Medicine, Inc., a leading genome editing company, today announced the pricing of its initial public offering of 5,900,000 shares of common stock at a public offering price of $16.00 per share, before underwriting discounts and commissions. All of the shares are being offered by Editas Medicine.

Editas Medicine Appoints John D. Mendlein, Ph.D., to Board of Directors

Editas Medicine Appoints John D. Mendlein, Ph.D., to Board of Directors

January 29, 2016

Cambridge, Mass., January 28, 2016 – Editas Medicine, a leading genome editing company, today announced the appointment of John D. Mendlein, Ph.D., CEO of aTyr Pharma, to its board of directors.

"I am delighted to welcome Dr. Mendlein to our board," said Katrine Bosley, CEO, Editas Medicine. “His proven track record of building early, dynamic companies and developing new therapeutics for serious diseases will serve as a critical resource for us.”

Black Duck’s 2015 Growth Spurs Major Expansion at Burlington Headquarters

Black Duck’s 2015 Growth Spurs Major Expansion at Burlington Headquarters

January 27, 2016

Added 30% more employees worldwide during a year that saw 46% revenue growth, record new-customer acquisition and the release of security-focused solutions

Quanterix Announces Expansion into Asia Pacific

Quanterix Announces Expansion into Asia Pacific

January 27, 2016

LEXINGTON, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Quanterix Corporation, a leader in the transformation to digital medicine with an ultrasensitive single molecule testing for the benefit of human health, today announced its expansion into several prominent APAC markets.

BIND Therapeutics Provides Enrollment Update for Phase 2 iNSITE 1 and iNSITE 2 Trials with BIND-014

BIND Therapeutics Provides Enrollment Update for Phase 2 iNSITE 1 and iNSITE 2 Trials with BIND-014

January 27, 2016

Quanterix is significantly expanding its APAC presence in an effort to meet growing demand for the company’s Simoa technology