Bio Platforms

THERAPEUTIC FOCUS – Targeting the Novel LANCL2 Pathway Offers Potential for a Differentiated Treatment Paradigm for Autoimmune Diseases

Andrew Leber, PhD, Raquel Hontecillas, PhD, and Josep Bassaganya-Riera, PhD, say current IBD therapeutics have mediocre efficacy, poor maintenance of response, and damaging side effects, including cancer, infection, and death, resulting in an unmet clinical need for safer and more effective oral therapeutics.



Novavax & Catalent Biologics Enter Strategic Partnership

Novavax, Inc. and Catalent Biologics’ Paragon Gene Therapy unit recently announced an arrangement under which Paragon Gene Therapy will assume the leases to two Novavax product development and manufacturing facilities, giving it immediate access to……..


From ASCO 2019: TILs a Cause for Hope in Melanoma, Cervical & Breast Cancers

As the Spring heat made the light dance around the skin of the largest convention center in America, winners emerged from ASCO last month. One of the most significant announcements (from Iovance Biotherapeutics Inc.) were two first-in-man studies of adoptive T cell therapy (ACT) in patients with melanoma and cervical cancer which had failed to respond to other treatments.