Spotlight: BIOWeek:Boston 2018

BIOWeek:Boston 2018 The Complete Guide to the Week of the BIO International Convention June 3-8, 2018 Big3Bio Releases The First Version of BIOWeek:Boston 2018, The Complete Guide to the Week of #BIO2018       SAN FRANCISCO, CA–(May 25, 2018)–Big3Bio, the leading aggregator service for the top biotech hubs in the US—Boston, San Francisco Bay […]

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May Financial Focus: Boston Area a Hot-Bed for Biopharma Startups

By Marie Daghlian VC funding for Boston area biotech companies is on fire and its momentum shows no signs of slowing up. Boston area biotech and health-related companies raised $1.58 billion in 32 deals in the first quarter of 2018. That compares favorably with the $1.59 billion raised in Q4 2017 in 42 deals, and […]

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Spotlight Q&A with Rob Neville, CEO, Savara Pharmaceuticals

About Savara Pharmaceuticals: Savara Inc. (NASDAQ: SVRA) is an orphan lung disease company. Savara’s pipeline comprises a number of late stage therapeutics each targeting difficult to treat lung diseases. For people not familiar with Savara, can you provide a brief overview and focus? Neville: Savara was founded in 2008 and based in Austin, Texas. Our […]

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Spotlight: Virginia Capezio from TriNet Talks About How Biotech Companies Can Tackle the Tough HR Considerations in 2018

Virginia Capezio is a senior human resources consultant with TriNet, a company that provides full-service HR solutions to small and midsize businesses. Here, Virginia talks about the changing landscape of the biotech workplace, how broader trends may be affecting the environment and the big HR issues biotech companies should be thinking about in the new […]

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From Candidate Selection to Market: Navigating Challenges in Biotechnology

  Not every drug development program follows a similar path to regulatory approval. Don’t miss out on this Charles River workshop which will bring together industry professionals to provide guidance on key components and considerations for designing and optimizing your drug development program. The workshop will include interactive sessions to discuss how to attract investors, […]

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Spotlight: Fostering a Culture of Innovation to Drive Growth

Develop an Innovative Culture As companies look to generate new growth, many are concerned that their culture may be inhibiting them from achieving their goals. While many people believe a stronger culture that supports innovation will lead to growth, most lack clarity about what the true impact improving culture has on innovation and what types […]

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Charles River 23rd Annual Biotechnology-Derived Therapeutics Perspectives on Nonclinical Development Symposium

The Charles River 23rd Annual Biotechnology-Derived Therapeutics Perspectives on Nonclinical Development symposium will be held September 11-13, 2017 at Cape Rey Resort, Carlsbad, CA. This three-day symposium with five sessions has a jam-packed agenda with case study presentations from industry leaders from Bluebird, Janssen, Pfizer and Amgen in the nonclinical development of biotherapeutics. Don’t miss out on […]

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Advancing Rare Disease Drug Discovery: Navigating the Path to an IND

Symposium Overview: Therapies to treat rare and undiagnosed diseases are in high demand in a favorable regulatory environment. Thus, it is critically important to optimize the discovery and development of such therapies by creating – and following – the most efficient path to an investigational new drug (IND) filing. How do we do just that? […]

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Spotlight: Every Challenge. Every Day. Every Voice.

Behind every patient stands thousands of scientists and researchers working together to develop life-saving treatments. So what happens when a patient meets the people that helped save her life? Watch this 8-minute documentary as Ginger Tam, a lung-cancer patient, meets the researchers who worked on her cancer treatment.    

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Spotlight: Charles River Laboratories Acquires Agilux Laboratories, Inc.

Charles River has announced the acquisition of Agilux Laboratories, Inc., a Worcester, Massachusetts-based contract research organization (CRO) providing a suite of integrated discovery small- and large-molecule bioanalytical services, DMPK (drug metabolism and pharmacokinetics) and pharmacology services. Agilux has built an enviable reputation for flexibility and speed, offering in vivo PK (pharmacokinetics), in vitro ADME (absorption […]

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Spotlight: Q&A with Ian Chan, CEO & Founder, Abpro

About Abpro Abpro is an integrated life science company focused on industrial biochemistry. Through its DiversImmune™ platform, Abpro leverages synthetic biology and immunology to create novel biomolecules for use in research, diagnostics, animal health and therapeutics. Abpro’s platform has been validated by major pharmaceutical, biotechnology and academic labs around the world. What was your inspiration […]

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Spotlight: Charles River Massachusetts to Open

Charles River Massachusetts will open in January 2016. This 450,000 square foot facility increases capacity for PK services, non-GLP toxicology, GLP toxicology and small molecule bioanalysis, with plans to add services each year. Conveniently located just outside of Boston in Shrewsbury, the facility provides Cambridge-area clients direct access to their studies. From website: “As a […]

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PAIN Q&A – The Big3Bio Interview and Event Preview

Hydra Biosciences, a Cambridge company leading the field in Transient Receptor Potential (TRP) ion channel modulation for pain, inflammation, renal disease, anxiety and pulmonary disease, is hosting a panel discussion entitled “PAIN: a conversation.” Taking place at The Liberty Hotel in Boston from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. on Thursday, Oct. 22, the event will […]

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