Category: Biotechnology

January 16, 2020

Biotechnology Start-ups PhaseBio Announces Acquisition of Novel Oral Aldosterone Synthase Inhibitor to Develop for Treatment-Resistant Hypertension

PhaseBio Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Nasdaq: PHAS), a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company focused...

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July 2, 2020

Biotechnology Start-ups Uplizna launch is a ‘testament’ to NC’s prowess in drug R&D

When singer songwriter Joni Mitchell wrote “…you don’t know what...

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January 21, 2020

Duke Innovations Biotechnology Press Releases Sarepta plans gene editing center; files DMD therapy for review

Genetic disease-focused firms need infrastructure says Sarepta, which shared plans...

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August 6, 2020

Biotechnology Awards NC Biotech Center invested nearly $2M in state’s life science sector

The North Carolina Biotechnology Center awarded 34 grants and loans...

Innavasc President & CEO, Joe Knight, along with Senior Development Engineer, Craig Nichols and founder, Shawn Gage met with President Price to show him InnAVasc's puncture proof vascular graft. Photo by Jared Lazarus/Duke Photography

December 7, 2018

Biotechnology Start-ups Awards NCBiotech Awards $500K to InnAVasc

A $500,000 loan from the North Carolina Biotechnology Center will help...

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February 10, 2020

Biotechnology Start-ups PhaseBio Announces Case Study Highlighting PB1046 Hemodynamic Data

Presented at the 14th Pulmonary Vascular Research Institute World Congress...


August 19, 2020

Biotechnology Start-ups Public company Precision BioSciences, Inc. earns key designation for leukemia treatment

The Durham drugmaker has received fast-track designation from regulators for...

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December 19, 2018

Duke Innovations Biotechnology Engineering Duke News Awards Yao Receives IEEE’s 2019 Young Investigator Award

Yao recognized for his innovative work in the field of...

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February 10, 2020

Biotechnology NCBiotech awards $2.1M in grants, loans

The North Carolina Biotechnology Center has awarded 23 grants and loans...