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Novavax Identifies Coronavirus Vaccine Candidate; Accelerates Initiation of First-in-Human Trial to Mid-May

Novavax Identifies Coronavirus Vaccine Candidate; Accelerates Initiation of First-in-Human Trial to Mid-May

GAITHERSBURG, Md., April 8 (Korea Bizwire) — Novavax, Inc. (NASDAQ: NVAX), a late-stage biotechnology company developing next-generation vaccines for serious infectious diseases, today announced it has identified a coronavirus vaccine candidate, NVX-CoV2373, a stable, prefusion protein made using Novavax’ proprietary nanoparticle technology, and will initiate a first-in-human trial in mid-May. Novavax’ proprietary Matrix-M™ adjuvant will [...]

Informa Pharma Intelligence Launches Free COVID-19 Content Hub

Informa Pharma Intelligence Launches Free COVID-19 Content Hub

LONDON, April 7 (Korea Bizwire) – Informa Pharma Intelligence, today announces the launch of a free coronavirus (COVID-19/SARS-CoV-2) content hub designed to provide key information related to the global virus outbreak, including the R&D and clinical trial landscapes, news, and market events for potential therapies and vaccines. The content site is available to all consumers and [...]

Disposable Plates Market Size to Rake US$ 5,963.7 Mn by 2027

Disposable Plates Market Size to Rake US$ 5,963.7 Mn by 2027

LOS ANGELES, April 7 (Korea Bizwire) — Acumen Research and Consulting, a global provider of market research studies, in a recently published report titled “Disposable Plates Market (By Product Type: Plastic Plates, Aluminium, Paper, Others; By Design: Compartment, Plain; By Sales Channel: B2B, B2C) – Global Industry Analysis, Market Size, Opportunities and Forecast, 2020 – 2027”. [...]

Plastic Waste Management Market Size to Reach US$ 41.1 Bn by 2026

Plastic Waste Management Market Size to Reach US$ 41.1 Bn by 2026

LOS ANGELES, April 6 (Korea Bizwire) — Acumen Research and Consulting, announced new study on “Plastic Waste Management Market (By Service: Collection & transportation, Recycling, Incineration, Landfills; By Polymer Type: Polypropylene (PP), Low-density polyethylene (LDPE), High-density polyethylene (HDPE), Polyvinyl chloride (PVC), Polyurethane (PUR), Polystyrene (PS), Polyethylene, Terephthalate (PET), Others; By End Use: Packaging, Building & construction, [...]

Amarex, an NSF International Company, Executes Five Rush COVID-19 Related Submissions to the FDA

Amarex, an NSF International Company, Executes Five Rush COVID-19 Related Submissions to the FDA

Ann Arbor, Mich., USA, April 2 (Korea Bizwire) — In early March 2020, Amarex Clinical Research LLC, an NSF International company, executed a rush submission of an emergency use Investigational New Drug (IND) application to add COVID-19 as a new indication for CytoDyn’s monoclonal antibody product, Leronlimab. The product is currently being tested for HIV [...]

AirBoss Defense Group Selected by FEMA to Support the US National COVID-19 Response

AirBoss Defense Group Selected by FEMA to Support the US National COVID-19 Response

LANDOVER, Md., April 1 (Korea Bizwire) — AirBoss Defense Group (ADG) announced today that the U.S. Government has placed an initial order for 100,000 American-made FlexAir™ Powered Air Purifying Respirators (PAPR) and 600,000 High Efficiency Filters for urgent response to the COVID-19 pandemic. The FlexAir™ PAPR is designed to enable medical providers and first responders [...]

iTeos Therapeutics Closes $125 Million Series B2 Financing

iTeos Therapeutics Closes $125 Million Series B2 Financing

Cambridge, MA and Gosselies, Belgium – April 1 (Korea Bizwire) – iTeos Therapeutics Inc., a privately-held clinical-stage biotechnology company developing innovative cancer immunotherapies, announced today the closing of an oversubscribed Series B2 financing, which raised a total of $125 million. The Series B2 financing round was co-led by RA Capital Management and Boxer Capital, and [...]

Philips Enables Hospitals and GPs to Remotely Screen and Monitor Patients with COVID-19

Philips Enables Hospitals and GPs to Remotely Screen and Monitor Patients with COVID-19

Amsterdam, the Netherlands, April 1 (Korea Bizwire) – Royal Philips (NYSE: PHG, AEX: PHIA), a global leader in health technology, today announced that it can help general practitioners and healthcare institutions manage the increased patient flows resulting from the COVID-19 outbreak through a dedicated and scalable telehealth solution that facilitates the use of online screening, follow-up questionnaires and [...]

Philips to Postpone its Capital Markets Day to the Fourth Quarter of 2020

Philips to Postpone its Capital Markets Day to the Fourth Quarter of 2020

Amsterdam, the Netherlands, March 31 (Korea Bizwire) – In connection with the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak and related precautionary measures, Royal Philips (NYSE: PHG; AEX: PHIA), a global leader in health technology, today announced that it will postpone its Capital Markets Day – which was scheduled to take place in London (UK) on May 13, 2020 –  to [...]

EdtechX Holdings (NASDAQ:EDTX) and Meten International Announce Successful Merger Closing and Capital Raise

EdtechX Holdings (NASDAQ:EDTX) and Meten International Announce Successful Merger Closing and Capital Raise

London, March 30 (Korea Bizwire) – EdtechX Holdings Acquisition Corp. (“EdtechX”) (Nasdaq: EDTX), the world’s first special purpose acquisition company focused on investing in the education services and education technology industry, and Meten International Education Group (“Meten”), a leading English language training (“ELT”) service provider in China, announced today that they have successfully completed their previously announced merger transaction.   [...]