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May 26, 2024
Life sciences

Beyond the vibrant displays and insightful discussions at Vitafoods 2024 stood the backdrop of a rapidly expanding nutraceutical market. With consumers increasingly seeking preventive healthcare solutions and natural alternatives to traditional medicine, the global nutraceutical industry has witnessed remarkable growth in recent years.

May 26, 2024
Life sciences

Genmab has completed its $1.8 billion acquisition of ProfoundBio, a clinical-stage biotechnology company developing next-generation antibody-drug conjugates (ADC)s and ADC technologies for the treatment of cancers.

May 26, 2024
Life sciences

Merck has agreed to acquire US life sciences company Mirus Bio for $600 million (around €550 million) from Gamma Biosciences, a life sciences platform established by global investment firm KKR. Based in Madison, Wisconsin, Mirus Bio is a specialist in the development and commercialization of transfection reagents.

May 17, 2024
Life sciences

Though Galapagos has undergone plenty of staff shake-ups and strategy revamps in recent years, the company is sticking strong to the CAR-T pivot first unveiled by CEO Paul Stoffels, M.D., following his arrival at the biotech from Johnson & Johnson in early 2022.

May 17, 2024
Life sciences

The new investment is expected to create more than 500 jobs and significantly strengthen France’s ability to control the production of essential medicines from start to finish, the company stated. According to Sanofi, this plan increases the amount Sanofi has committed to major projects in France since the Covid-19 pandemic to over €3.5 billion.

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