Bioprocessing Antibody Drug Conjugates in Biopharma: making magic bullets

Article

Antibody Drug Conjugates (ADCs) combine the cell-targeting specificity of a monoclonal antibody with a potent cytotoxin payload. This article explains how ADCs can be Cancer's magic bullets, but also describes how their manufacture has posed a challenge to the pharmaceutical industry.

Read more

Seven days in science - 24 March 2017

Quiz

Test your knowledge of what's been happening in the scientific world over the past seven days.

Read more

Adolescent Chicken Immune System Not Mature Enough for Vaccine

News

Research reveals the immune system of farmed hens does not mature by the time they are culled for their meat, at six months of age.

Read more

White Blood Cells Prevent Diabetes and Hypertension

News

Eosinophils in the fat tissue that surrounds blood vessels maintain normal blood vessel function. Their loss in obesity contributes to the development of metabolic disease.

Read more

Seven days in science - 17 March 2017

Quiz

Test your knowledge of what's been happening in the scientific world over the past seven days.

Read more
Samba Virus Mapped With Cryo-EM

Samba Virus Mapped With Cryo-EM

News

Retrofitted Cryo-EM system solves Samba virus structure

Read more
 
Plasticell, Singapore Academic Iinstitutions Collaborate
News

Plasticell signs stem cell research collaborations with leading Singapore academic institutions A*STAR and NTU.

Read more

First Therapeutic Approved for Rare Skin Cancer
News

The immunotherapy demonstrated benefits in nearly one-third of patients ‘with no hope at all of surviving’ their treatment-resistant Merkel cell carcinoma.

Read more

Testing the Efficacy of Gene Therapies
News

Using a new cellular model, innovative gene therapy approaches for the hereditary immunodeficiency Chronic Granulomatous Disease can be tested more rapidly and more cost-effectively in the lab for their efficacy.

Read more