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1 min ago | North County Public Radio

Biotech firm pulls out of Saranac Lake

The Village of Saranac Lake's plan to grow a cluster of biotechnology companies suffered a setback Monday.

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Related Topix: Saranac Lake, NY, Science / Technology, Medicine, Myriad Genetics, Healthcare Industry, Lake Placid, NY, Myriad Pharmaceuticals, Lake-Clear, NY

4 hrs ago | GhanaWeb

Ghana's progress in biotech, model for Africa - Top scientist

Ghana's progress towards setting up robust biotech policy is a an excellent model that other African countries can emulate, Africa Harvest Chief Executive Officer, Dr Florence Wambugu, said at sixth African Nutritional and Epidemiology Conference .

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Related Topix: Science / Technology, Nutrition, Medicine

Tue Jul 22, 2014

Business Wire

Press release distribution, EDGAR filing, XBRL, regulatory filings

The corrected release reads:... )--Great Lakes Dredge & Dock Corporation , the largest provider of dredging services in the United States and a major provider of env... )--Morgan Stanley will host a Fixed Income Investor conference call on Friday, August 1, 2014 at 9:00 a.m. with Ruth Porat - Executive Vice President and Chie... )--Essensa, a ... (more)

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Related Topix: Construction, Great Lakes Dredge and Dock, Stanley, Semiconductors, Analog Devices, Osiris Therapeutics

Business Journal

a Second quarter venture capitalist data shows biotechnology investment is strong, for now

Biotech investment is the highest in Massachusetts than it has ever been, yet venture capital experts say the type of companies receiving investment could create problems for the industry down the line.

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Related Topix: Science / Technology, Venture Capital, Emerging Technology

West Australian

Exclusive- India's Lupin, U.S. firms weigh bids for GSK's mature drugs: sources

Assuming a multiple of between two and three times those sales, the assets on the block could fetch between $3.5 billion and $5.0 billion , the sources said.

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Related Topix: GlaxoSmithKline

Bradenton.com

Lowe's plans 1,000-worker Indianapolis call center

The North Carolina-based retailer announced Tuesday that it would spend about $20 million to buy and equip an office building in a business park on the city's northwest side.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Eli Lilly, Healthcare Industry, Bradenton, FL

Worcester Telegram & Gazette

Worcester considers tax break for biotech

A move is afoot on the City Council to adopt a provision of state law that will allow the city to exempt from local taxation certain equipment used by companies for research and development.

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Related Topix: Worcester, MA, Science / Technology

Sunherald.com

Ark. university awarded $1.5M for cancer research

The goal of the five-year grant is to help clinicians attack hidden metastatic tumors and prevent cancer recurrence.

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Related Topix: University of Arkansas, Arkansas, Arkansas Government, National Cancer Institute, Charitable Organizations, National Institutes of Health, Medicine, Healthcare Industry

Mon Jul 21, 2014

NewsTarget.com

Biotech genocide, Monsanto collaborators and the Nazi legacy of 'science' as justification for murder

Monsanto is widely recognize as the most hated and most evil corporation on the planet.

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Related Topix: Monsanto, Agriculture, Science

Bradenton.com

Business Highlights

Before Ralf Groene helped devise the look and feel of Microsoft's Surface tablet, he designed food - or "food concepts," he says, such as dried noodles that come wrapped around a pair of chopsticks and a fork that squeezes out sauce.

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Related Topix: Atlantic City, NJ, Allergan, Beer, Drink

TheStreet.com

3 Biotech Stocks Breaking Out on Big Volume

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Related Topix: Science / Technology, Mozilla

The Winnipeg Free Press

Valeant contacts regulators about what it says are misleading claims by Allergan

The head office and sign of Valeant Pharmaceutical are pictured in Montreal on May 27, 2013.

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Related Topix: Valeant Pharmaceuticals International, Securities and Exchange Commission, Corporate / Securities Law, US Securities and Exchange Commission, Law, Financial Services

The News Tribune

Allergan 2Q profit climbs 16 percent

The Irvine, California-based company said earnings increased to $417.2 million, or $1.37 per share, from $359.9 million, or $1.19 per share, in the same quarter a year ago.

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Related Topix: Allergan, Irvine, CA

Sunherald.com

Allergan to cut 1,500 employees in restructuring

The Irvine, California, company also says it will eliminate about 250 vacant positions.

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Related Topix: Allergan, Irvine, CA

Ag Professional

Report shows biotech crop varieties continue to be preferred

Because of the environmental, economical and societal benefits they provide, genetically engineered varieties of soybeans, cotton and corn are the preferred choice of U.S. farmers, according to newly released data from the U.S. Department of Agriculture .

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Related Topix: Agriculture, Science, Science / Technology, US News, United States Department of Agriculture

Agri Marketing

BIO Announces Its Annual Livestock Biotech Summit

BIO ANNOUNCES ITS ANNUAL LIVESTOCK BIOTECH SUMMIT Jul. 21, 2014 Source: Biotechnology Industry Organization news release Scientists and researchers are actively engaged in finding ways to improve the care and use of animals in biomedical applications and food production.

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Related Topix: Science / Technology, Agriculture, Science, Sioux Falls, SD, US News, United States Department of Agriculture

Sun Jul 20, 2014

KFMB-TV San Diego

Hundreds gather for pro-Israel rally in San Diego

As the violence rages on, hundreds of people here in San Diego gathered peacefully Sunday to show support for Israel.

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Related Topix: San Diego, CA, Mission Beach (San Diego, CA), La-Jolla, CA, La Jolla Pharmaceutical, Medicine, Healthcare Industry

Business Times

Earnings to remain market...

THE stock market took its cues from generally strong earnings and deal-making last week, turning a blind eye to international conflict, something that will likely carry into the peak week of earnings season.

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Related Topix: Beverages, CocaCola, Social Software, Startups, Facebook, Science / Technology, Financial Markets

NewsTarget.com

Irrefutable proof that Big Pharma is a criminal racket: Bribery,...

Those of us who have long been describing the pharmaceutical industry as a "criminal racket" over the last few years have been wholly vindicated by recent news.

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Related Topix: Prison, Pharmaceuticals, Medicine, GlaxoSmithKline, Healthcare Industry, Healthcare Law, Law

The Washington Post

Gilead Drug Combination Cures Hepatitis C in HIV Patients

Gilead Sciences Inc.'s Solvadi, controversial because of its price, helps cure hepatitis C in people with HIV, according to researchers who say the drug has the potential to limit a top cause of death in these patients.

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Related Topix: HIV/AIDS, Health, Hepatitis, Medicine, Gilead Sciences, Healthcare Industry, Healthcare Law, Law, Infectious Diseases, Food and Drug Administration

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