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Esri and United Nations Team to Provide Countries with COVID-19 Data Resources

REDLANDS, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Esri, the global leader in location intelligence, today announced that it will partner with the Statistics Division of the United Nations Department...

BioLab Sciences to Distribute Rapid Antibody Test for COVID-19

PHOENIX--(BUSINESS WIRE)--BioLab Sciences, a regenerative biotechnology company, today announced they are now distributing tests to detect antibodies specific to 2019n-CoV in humans. The test...

Komodo Health Teams Up with Karyopharm Therapeutics to Accelerate New Global Clinical Trial to Treat Patients with COVID-19

SAN FRANCISCO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Komodo Health today announced a collaboration with Karyopharm Therapeutics Inc. (Nasdaq: KPTI) to accelerate clinical trial recruitment and site identification in an...

Avacta and Cytiva Collaborating on COVID-19 Rapid Test

CAMBRIDGE, England & WETHERBY, England--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Avacta Group plc (AIM: AVCT), the developer of Affimer® biotherapeutics and reagents, is pleased to announce that it has...

Sermo Reports Hydroxychloroquine Usage Expands Globally, Plasma Is Perceived as More Effective Than Hydroxychloroquine, Remdesivir Efficacy Perceptions on the Rise

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Week two data of the Barometer study from 5,000 physicians in 30 countries conducted by Sermo reveals the emergence of treatment patterns....

PharmaCyte Biotech Enters into License Agreement for COVID-19 Diagnostic Kits

LAGUNA HILLS, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--PharmaCyte Biotech, Inc. (OTCQB: PMCB), a biotechnology company focused on developing cellular therapies for cancer and diabetes using its signature live-cell...

Biodesix Begins Coronavirus COVID-19 Testing

BOULDER, Co.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Biodesix, Inc., a leading diagnostic company in lung disease, today announced that it began SARS-CoV-2 Droplet Digital PCR (ddPCR) testing for the...

Nanomix Awarded BARDA Contract for Development of Rapid, Mobile, Point-of-Care Assays to Detect COVID-19 Infection

EMERYVILLE, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nanomix, a leader in the development of mobile, affordable, point-of-care diagnostics, today announced that the company has been awarded up to approximately...

HPC-AI Advisory Council and National Supercomputing Centre Singapore Expand 3rd APAC HPC-AI Competition to Address COVID-19

SINGAPORE--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The HPC-AI Advisory Council (HPCAIAC) and the National Supercomputing Centre (NSCC) Singapore announced today that they have joined the global fight against COVID-19...

Myomo Reports Accelerating Growth in MyoPro Pipeline and Record Backlog in the First Quarter of 2020, Provides Update on the Business Impact of COVID-19

CAMBRIDGE, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Myomo, Inc. (NYSE American: MYO) (“Myomo” or the “Company”), a wearable medical robotics company that offers increased functionality for those suffering from...

India considers narrowing lockdown to coronavirus hotspots

NEW DELHI (Reuters) - India is considering plans to seal off coronavirus hotspots in Delhi, Mumbai and parts of the south while easing restrictions...

Singapore confirms 142 new coronavirus infections, biggest daily jump

SINGAPORE (Reuters) - Singapore’s Health Ministry confirmed 142 new coronavirus infections on Wednesday, bringing the total number of cases to 1,623. Forty of the new...

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