Category: General Biotechnology

Latest Licensable Biotechnology Inventions

TechTransferWatch is a search engine and alert service for licenseable technologies from academic labs, foundations, and government. Click the patents below for more details, or visit TechTransferWatch.com for more options. Modified peptide substrate Leslie R. Berry, Vera Ignjatovic, Paul T. Monagle, Anthony K. Chan, Leslie R. Berry, Vera Ignjatovic, Paul T. Monagle, Anthony K. Chan […]


Latest Licensable Biotechnology Inventions

TechTransferWatch is a search engine and alert service for licenseable technologies from academic labs, foundations, and government. Click the patents below for more details, or visit TechTransferWatch.com for more options. Method for examining WT1-related disease Haruo Sugiyama International Institute of Cancer Immunology Patent number: 9,086,415 Issue Date: July 21, 2015 Hemoglobin A1c-specific aptamer, hemoglobin-specific aptamer, […]


Genetic testing services in Europe: Quality assurance and policy issues

This paper is part of the free Open Access archive of the Journal of Commercial Biotechnology
Genetic testing services in Europe: Quality assurance and policy issues
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Biotechnology in Countries Beginning with “I” – Part 9: Iran

This is a guest post from Susan K Finston, President of Finston Consulting. Do you have a response to Susan’s post? Respond in the comments section below. Looking beyond the landmark nuclear deal, Iranian media sources are trumpeting the Islamic State’s prowess in biotechnology.  So how does Iran really measure up – globally and compared to […]


Drug Patent Expirations for Jul 16, 2015

DrugPatentWatch provides competitive intelligence on small-molecule drugs and the 90,000 global patents covering them Click the patents below for more details, or visit DrugPatentWatch.com for more options. DEPODUR (morphine sulfate) Pacira Pharms Inc Patent number: 5,931,809 Expiration Date: Jul 14, 2015 TARGRETIN (bexarotene) Valeant Luxembourg Patent number: 5,780,676 Expiration Date: Jul 14, 2015 FIRAZYR (icatibant […]


Latest Licensable Biotechnology Inventions

TechTransferWatch is a search engine and alert service for licenseable technologies from academic labs, foundations, and government. Click the patents below for more details, or visit TechTransferWatch.com for more options. Young-Hyo Chang, Min Young Jung, Moon-Soo Rhee Korea Research Institute of Bioscience and Biotechnology Patent number: 9,080,219 Issue Date: July 14, 2015 Methods and compositions […]


The Paradox of Pharmaceutical Hyperconnectivity

This is a guest post from Susan K Finston, President of Finston Consulting. Do you have a response to Susan’s post? Respond in the comments section below. As we head into the dog days of summer I continue to reflect on the  recent DIA and BIO annual meetings held in mid-June. At both events I was […]


Drug Patent Expirations for Jul 9, 2015

DrugPatentWatch provides competitive intelligence on small-molecule drugs and the 90,000 global patents covering them Click the patents below for more details, or visit DrugPatentWatch.com for more options. OCTREOSCAN (indium in-111 pentetreotide kit) Mallinckrodt Patent number: 5,776,894 Expiration Date: Jul 7, 2015 ALVESCO (ciclesonide) Takeda Gmbh Patent number: 5,775,321 Expiration Date: Jul 7, 2015 QVAR 40 […]


Latest Licensable Biotechnology Inventions

TechTransferWatch is a search engine and alert service for licenseable technologies from academic labs, foundations, and government. Click the patents below for more details, or visit TechTransferWatch.com for more options. CST1, DCC1, IFITM1 or MELK as markers for diagnosing stomach cancer Hee Gu Lee, Eun Young Song, Min Ah Kang, Jong Tae Kim, Jae Wha […]


Once in a Blue Moon:  When BIO and DIA Worlds Collide #BIO2015 #DIA2015

This is a guest post from Susan K Finston, President of Finston Consulting. Do you have a response to Susan’s post? Respond in the comments section below. The term ‘Once in a Blue Moon’ traditionally refers to an event occurring rarely if at all.  This month will see two full moons – the first, last […]