Senior Party Sigma-Aldrich Files Reply to Junior Party CVC’S Opposition to Its Substantive Preliminary Motion No. 1 to Change Count in Interference No. 106,132

By Kevin E. Noonan — On November 19th, Senior Party Sigma-Aldrich filed its Substantive Preliminary Motion No. 1 in CRISPR Interference No. 1 106,132, asking the Board to substitute the Count pursuant to 37 CFR §§ 41.121(a)(1)(iii) and 41.208(a)(1). Junior Party the University of California, the University of Vienna, and Emmanuelle Charpentier (collectively “CVC”) filed … Read more

Inside one of the first licensed medical cannabis labs in Britain | Cannabis

A sweet smell wafts through the air, as two men weave through the small room tightly packed with cannabis plants, growing high above their shoulders in a flush of intoxicating flora. This isn’t yet another illegal weed factory but one of the first licensed medicinal marijuana labs in Britain. Wielding a quantum sensor, microscope and … Read more

Retail Pharmacy Conspiracy Theories Or Behind the Scenes Well-Planned Corporate Manipulation: pharmacy

One would agree that you are a number to these corporate retail pharmacies, whether as a tech or a pharmacist, bottom line – you’re replaceable. If anyone thinks otherwise I have mountains of proof to show otherwise. As I do research, my own investigation reveals things in the field of pharmacy especially retail, that can’t … Read more

Ultra-sensitive tests bring biomarkers into the drug development forefront

Listen to the article 6 min This audio is auto-generated. Please let us know if you have feedback. Revolutionary drugs often get the bulk of attention surrounding medical advances. But their success in the real world is intrinsically tied to the screening process that finds which patients would benefit. Quanterix CEO Masoud Toloue Permission granted … Read more

Senior Party Sigma-Aldrich Files Opposition to Junior Party’s Preliminary Motion No. 3 in Interference No. 106,133

By Kevin E. Noonan — On December 3rd, Junior Party the Broad Institute, Harvard University, and MIT (collectively, Broad) filed its Contingent Preliminary Motion No. 3 in Interference No. 106,133 (which names Sigma-Aldrich as Senior Party), asking the Patent Trial and Appeal Board to designate certain claims declaring in the Declaration as corresponding to the … Read more

Breaking new ground: Longhorn’s trailblazing effort to develop a universal flu vaccine

Listen to the article 8 min This audio is auto-generated. Please let us know if you have feedback. For some, there’s a jolt of glee in the brief seconds after the seal of a Coca-Cola bottle is broken and that puff of carbonation escapes. It’s a sound often associated with memorable moments. Jeff Fischer, President … Read more

Deadly Venom From Spiders and Snakes May Also Cure What Ails You

TUCSON, Ariz. — In a small room in a building at the Arizona-Sonora Desert Museum, the invertebrate keeper, Emma Califf, lifts up a rock in a plastic box. “This is one of our desert hairies,” she said, exposing a three-inch-long scorpion, its tail arced over its back. “The largest scorpion in North America.” This captive … Read more

A nuclear threat spurs France’s Medisis to advance radiation therapy

Listen to the article 8 min This audio is auto-generated. Please let us know if you have feedback. The Russian invasion of Ukraine has elevated fears of a nuclear threat, prompting many to ask the question: “What if?” Medisis Pharma’s Marc Bigret Permission granted by Medisis/Marc Bigret Unfortunately, the answer is sobering. Currently, no post-radiation … Read more