IP, NFWF and Partners Award $4 Million to Improve Forest and Freshwater Habitats in the Cumberland Plateau

Published 8 hours ago Submitted by International Paper Company With the recent announcement of thirteen new grants totaling $4 million awarded to conservation projects in the Cumberland Plateau region, the Forestlands Stewards partnership of International Paper and the National Fish and Wildlife Foundation (NFWF), continues to fund projects that improve habitat for game species, forest-dependent … Read more

Saint Louis University, industry partners discover treatment for rare,

ST. LOUIS — Researchers at Saint Louis University’s School of Medicine, in collaboration with Arrowhead Pharmaceuticals and Takeda Pharmaceuticals, report the first effective drug to treat a rare, genetic liver disease that previously could only be treated with a liver transplant. ST. LOUIS — Researchers at Saint Louis University’s School of Medicine, in collaboration with … Read more

Angel Yeast Partners with PhaBuilder to Open PHA Factory

Yichang, China, July 25, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Angel Yeast (SH600298), a globally listed yeast and yeast extract manufacturer, has inked an agreement with Bejing PhaBuilder Biotechnology Co., Ltd (PhaBuilder) in Yichang, Hubei province to build a large manufacturing base for polyhydroxyalkanoates (PHA) in the city. The pair will set up a joint venture company to … Read more

Elsevier partners with the Society for Mucosal Immunology to publish Mucosal Immunology – BIOENGINEER.ORG

Amsterdam, July 18, 2022 – The Society for Mucosal Immunology (SMI), the preeminent international community of researchers working together to advance the field of mucosal immunology and improve health worldwide, and Elsevier, a global leader in research publishing and information analytics, are delighted to announce a new partnership to publish SMI’s official journal, Mucosal Immunology. … Read more

Nuclei, AI Spatial Biology Startup, Partners with US-Based Sirona DX

Israeli startup Nucleai, which is transforming drug development and clinical treatment, announced a partnership with the US-based contract research organization Sirona DX yesterday. The partnership aims to further the AI-driven discovery of novel spatial biomarkers – indicators of recurrence, response to treatment or prognosis in solid tumors. Nucleai is developing an artificial intelligence-based precision oncology … Read more

Romantic partners can influence each other’s beliefs and behaviors on climate change, new Yale study finds – BIOENGINEER.ORG

Few would argue that romantic partners have the potential to shift each other’s beliefs and behaviors, but what about their views on climate change specifically? Up until now there’s been little analysis of the dynamics of climate change conversations in romantic relationships and how the beliefs of one partner can influence the other. Few would … Read more

Afghan quake kills 950; toll seen likely to rise

KABUL, June 22 (Reuters) – A magnitude 6.1 earthquake killed 950 people in Afghanistan early on Wednesday, disaster management officials said, with more than 600 injured and the toll expected to grow as information trickles in from remote mountain villages. Photographs on Afghan media showed houses reduced to rubble, with bodies swathed in blankets lying … Read more

Five things parents of adult children worry about, from biological clocks to nightmare partners

What makes parents happy, according to research published this year, are good relationships with their adult children. Sociologists at Purdue University in Indiana found that a close, mutually supportive connection has a positive impact on parents’ psychological and physical wellbeing. Inevitably, there’s a flipside: adult children’s problems and tense relationships have a negative impact on … Read more

Molecular Biology Enzymes, Kits, and Reagents Market Worth $41.10Bn, Globally, by 2028 at 17.8% CAGR Lead by Kits & Reagents Segment: The Insight Partners

The Insight Partners The molecular biology enzymes, kits, and reagents market size was valued at $ 10.98 billion in 2020 and it is projected to reach $ 41.10 billion by 2028; it is expected to grow at a CAGR of 17.8% from 2021 to 2028. New York, May 26, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) – The Insight … Read more

Munich Re Life US partners with Sparta Science to reduce risk of MSK injury

Munich Re Life US, the life division of reinsurance giant Munich Re, has announced that it has entered into a strategic partnership with Sparta Science, aimed at reducing the occurrence of musculoskeletal (MSK) injury claims. The partnership will allow Munich Re to offer disability insurance carriers in the US and Canada direct access to Sparta … Read more