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The start-up RecTech is one of the winners in the ideas phase of the Science4Life Venture Cup 2021

Within the business plan competition of the Science4Life Venture Cup 2021, 97 applicants presented their innovative business ideas and 5 teams were awarded with a prize for the best business idea. The BMBF-GO-Bio-funded start-up project RecTech, led by Prof. Dr. … Continue reading

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Master Switch for cancer immunotherapy identified

In the human body, cells are regularly transforming to early stages of a malignancy. These neoplasms are typically recognized and eliminated by immune cells. Only neoplasms that escape from the surveillance of the immune system develop into a clinically relevant … Continue reading

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Development of a powerful gene editing tool to correct a genomic inversion frequently found in Hemophilia A

Hemophilia A (HA) is the most commonly occurring inheritable deficiency of blood coagulation. Severely affected individuals suffer frequent spontaneous haemorrhaging, which can lead to chronic painful and debilitating arthropathies, hematomas, and potentially life-threatening internal bleeding. About 50% of severe HA … Continue reading

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Bridging funding gaps: MSNZ Clinical Fellowships

The Mildred Scheel Early Career Center P2 (MSNZ) is funding motivated scientists and medical doctors in translational oncology since 2019. Eleven research groups with more than 30 team members are being supported on campus so far. Five research groups are … Continue reading

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TU Dresden announces collaboration with Janssen to advance next-generation nuclease-free gene editing platform

Technical University (TU) Dresden (Germany) announced today that they have entered a research collaboration and license agreement with Janssen Pharmaceuticals, Inc., one of the Janssen Pharmaceutical Companies of Johnson & Johnson, under which they will develop novel therapies by using … Continue reading

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