Regulatory & Safety

Forging genomics

Forging genomics

Biotechnology service group SeqWright has entered into an agreement
with Fisher Scientific that combines SeqWright's services with
Fisher's scientific research products.

Swallowing loss

Swallowing loss

Losses continue for buccal drug delivery company Generex
Biotechnology with the company yesterday reporting a net loss of
$4.6 million (€4.3m), or $(27) per share for the quarter ended
January 31, 2003 - compared to a net loss of...

Xenogen in Japan

Xenogen in Japan

SC Biosciences is to be the exclusive distributor of sensitive
tools for drug discovery with the announcement this week that it
will distribute in vivo imaging technology in Japan for US company
Xenogen corporation.

Softly, softly...

Softly, softly...

German pharmaceutical company Boehringer Ingelheim has signed a
long-term agreement with software company MDL Information Systems
to use its software technology for managing and deploying chemical
information systems.

Flaming results

Flaming results

French drug delivery company Flamel Technologies reported a
significant leap in revenues for 2002 jumping from €12.3 million in
2001 to €19.8 million in 2002.

Fund setback for world leader

Fund setback for world leader

Applied Biosystems group, the world's number one maker of
gene-analysing equipment, warned on Tuesday that it would report
lower-than-expected fiscal third-quarter revenue and earnings due
to deteriorating business conditions.

Asia-Pacfic focus

Asia-Pacfic focus

Singapore is the location for the first 'Drug Discovery Technology'
event organised by IBC Life Sciences in the Asia-Pacific region.

Life science boost

Life science boost

Strong sales from its life science unit helped US biotechnology
company Enzo Biochem, that specialises in gene identification
technologies, post total revenues of $13.1 million, compared with
$11.8 million in the corresponding year...