Keyword: Genetic


Lilly Acquires Hearing Loss Specialist Akouos

20.10.2022 -

Lilly has agreed to acquire Akouos, a precision genetic medicine company that is developing gene therapy treatments for hearing loss. Both companies’ boards have approved...


UK and US Scientists See no Harm in GM

27.05.2016 - With Bayer’s struggle for conquest of Monsanto and the ongoing dispute over the safety of genetic manipulation (GM) of crops dominating the headlines, scientific bodies in the UK...

Strategy & Management

The Art of the Alliance

04.04.2016 - Alliances between big pharma and scientists, hospitals and biotech firms are common practice in the health-care business. About half of today’s top-selling drugs are the result of...

Markets & Companies

The Future Lies in the Genome

07.10.2015 - Kemal Malik, board member for innovation at the German Bayer Group, sees many similarities in the genetic system of humans, animals and plants. This opens the door for synergies in...


Dow to Restrict GM Corn, Soybeans Sales Pending Chinese OK

16.11.2014 - Dow AgroSciences plans to restrict US sales of its new genetically modified corn and soybeans, Enlist, as it awaits import approval from China. The newest product of the...