The Virus-Host Arms Race Monday, December 07, 2015 Not every virus wants to go viral - at least, not immediately. Some want to slip in quietly. Hide. Wait for the perfect opportunity to attack.GE Healthcare Life Sciences Strengthens Business Resilience with ISO 22301 Saturday, December 05, 2015 $100 million investment to double manufacturing capacity for chromatography media by 2018.XOMA Announces License Agreement with Novo Nordisk Friday, December 04, 2015 Novo Nordisk acquires exclusive global rights to XMetA program for the treatment of diabetes.Cancer-causing Protein “Turned Off” Friday, December 04, 2015 Clinical trials on the horizon for experimental cancer drug. GSK, Zymeworks Collaborate Friday, December 04, 2015 Focus on the research, development, and commercialization of novel Fc-engineered monoclonal and bi-specific antibody therapeutics which have been optimized for specific therapeutic effects.ViroMed, bluebird bio Partner Friday, December 04, 2015 Exclusive license agreement to research, develop and commercialize chimeric antigen receptor (CAR) T cell therapies using ViroMed’s proprietary humanized antibody to an undisclosed cancer target for solid tumors.Blocking Dengue Fever Virus Thursday, December 03, 2015 By targeting fundamental cellular machinery, the antiviral approach developed in Judith Frydman's lab at Stanford could provide a roadmap to preventing infections that affect hundreds of millions of people every year.Growing Stem Cells Faster on Seaweed Thursday, December 03, 2015 Fraunhofer scientists use the gel-like mass from Chilean seaweed as the substrate for stem cells. Embryonic Switch for Cancer Stem Cell Generation Wednesday, December 02, 2015 An international team of scientists report that decreases in a specific group of proteins trigger changes in the cancer microenvironment that accelerate growth and development of therapy-resistant cancer stem cells (CSCs).