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Illumina acquires BlueBee, appoints new CTO

26 June, 2020

Illumina has announced the acquisition of BlueBee — a cloud-based software company that provides genomics analysis solutions for research and clinical customers.


Lonza announces new CEO, COVID-19 vaccine collaboration

12 June, 2020

Dr Pierre-Alain Ruffieux has been appointed Lonza's CEO, just a few weeks after the company announced a strategic collaboration agreement with biotech company Moderna.


Thermo Fisher ramps up response to COVID-19

19 May, 2020

Serving science company Thermo Fisher Scientific has announced several new measures as part of its efforts to combat the COVID-19 pandemic.


Thermo Fisher announces new appointment, QIAGEN acquisition

11 March, 2020

Thermo Fisher Scientific has proposed to acquire QIAGEN and appointed Paul G Parker as Senior Vice President, Strategy and Corporate Development.


New agreement to accelerate nutrition testing worldwide

20 February, 2020

Trajan Nutrition has signed an MOU with the South Australian Health and Medical Research Institute to accelerate the translation in the global market of nutrition testing research.


Merck opens new office in Sydney's Macquarie Park

22 November, 2019 by Lauren Davis

Science and technology company Merck has opened its new Sydney office in the innovation hub of Macquarie Park — a move that seeks to further the company's local growth opportunities.


AdAlta appoints new CEO, secures licensing deal

14 October, 2019

The Melbourne drug development company has announced Dr Tim Oldham as its new CEO and signed a commercial agreement for its i-body platform with GE Healthcare.


Thermo Fisher announces new collaboration, board member

12 September, 2019

Thermo Fisher Scientific has entered into a collaboration with Cedars-Sinai and elected Debora Spar to its board of directors.


IDT signs agreements with Washington University, Clear Labs

06 August, 2019

Integrated DNA Technologies has announced two new partnerships as part of its mission to break down the barriers in genomics research.


IDT and 3CR collaborate on custom genotyping service

12 July, 2019

The partnership fuses IDT's oligo synthesis with 3CR's PACE Genotyping Master Mix and expertise in designing assays.


Medtech manufacturer Trajan to expand Vic headquarters

24 April, 2019

With the support of the Victorian Government, Trajan Scientific and Medical plans to invest $2.4 million in the expansion of its Melbourne facility over the next three years.


Dow completes separation from DowDuPont

18 April, 2019

Dow has successfully completed its separation from DowDuPont, becoming a more focused and streamlined materials science company in the process.


NanoString and Abcam enter partnership to expand antibody portfolio

15 April, 2019

NanoString Technologies has announced a commercial agreement with Abcam for the manufacture and sale of antibodies specifically for use with NanoString's GeoMx Digital Spatial Profiler (DSP).


Thermo Fisher and Genovis collaborate on biotherapeutics

12 April, 2019

Serving science company Thermo Fisher Scientific has begun a collaborative project with Genovis, a provider of enzyme products for biological drug development, to develop end-to-end workflows for the preparation, characterisation and monitoring of novel and complex biotherapeutics using liquid chromatography-mass spectrometry (LC-MS).


Sartorius Stedim Biotech and Novasep collaborate on membrane chromatography

08 March, 2019

Sartorius Stedim Biotech and Novasep have entered into a collaboration agreement in the area of chromatography and single-use bioprocessing.


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