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Biohaven’s verdiperstat gets fast-track designation

Biohaven’s myeloperoxidase inhibitor, verdiperstat, has received Fast Track designation from the FDA for the treatment of multiple system atrophy. The FDA’s Fast Track designation provides...

| By Kelley Gipson

Medtronic boosts ventilator production

Medical manufacturer Medtronic plans to increase its production of ventilators in response to the demands of COVID-19, the disease caused by the novel coronavirus currently...

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Gov. Lamont orders workplace restrictions

Due to the COVID-19 crisis, Connecticut Governor Lamont has issued Executive Order No. 7H, which orders restrictions on workplaces for “non-essential” businesses. I have been...

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JAX and UConn in fight against COVID-19

Governor Lamont has applauded The Jackson Laboratory for assisting with COVID-19 testing in Connecticut … more Paulo Verardi’s team at UConn has begun exploring vaccine...

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Fierce Biotech profiles DotLab

DotLab seeks to make the diagnosis of endometriosis as simple as a blood test. The company came out of stealth last year with an early...

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Pfizer, BioNTech team up against COVID-19

Pfizer has teamed up with BioNTech to co-develop and distribute a mRNA vaccine against COVID-19 outside of China. The partners plan to use multiple R&D...

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Arvinas announces policy for working remotely

Arvinas recently announced implementation of a remote work policy intended to minimize the potential of exposure to COVID-19 while maintaining lab-based operations as long as...

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Pfizer outlines 5-point plan to battle COVID-19

Pfizer issued a five-point plan calling on the biopharmaceutical industry to join the company in committing to unprecedented collaboration to combat COVID-19. more

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BioCT open for business remotely

As of March 16, in accordance with guidelines issued by Governor Lamont and the recommendations of the Centers for Disease Control (CDC), BioCT staff are...

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BIO opens Coronavirus Business Resource Center

Dear BioCT Community, As many companies work to develop diagnostics, vaccines and treatments to address the global COVID-19 outbreak, we want to help all of...