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Carrie Ghose: Dublin pharma startup moving HQ to San Diego for J&J incubator

[USA] A startup seeking potential new drugs within blooms of algae has raised $500,000 and is moving its headquarters to San Diego to take part in a business accelerator run by pharmaceutical giant Johnson & Johnson. Continue reading Carrie Ghose: Dublin pharma startup moving HQ to San Diego for J&J incubator

Boston Children's makes deal to bring new red algae-derived anesthetic to market

[USA] It has taken eight years for Boston Children’s Hospital and Chilean company Proteus to figure out how to create an improved class of anesthetics.

And now, thanks to an $85 million Continue reading Boston Children's makes deal to bring new red algae-derived anesthetic to market

AS Microscopic algae against cancer: the challenge of Andalusian scientists to create new drugs

The Marine Microalgae Biotechnology Group of the University of Almería has developed a cultivation system that permits increasing the production of dinoflagellates, a type of microalgae with therapeutical properties. It is the… Continue reading AS Microscopic algae against cancer: the challenge of Andalusian scientists to create new drugs