• 1 June 2018

    May’s top news stories

    Abivax unveiled new data that may suggest its clinical candidate ABX464 could be a safe, functional cure for human immunodeficiency virus (HIV), as well as a method to treat inflammatory...

  • 4 May 2018

    April’s top news stories

    The European Medicines Agency’s (EMA) Committee for Medicinal Products for Human Use (CHMP) has recommended three medications for approval during its April meeting, and Drug development company Proniras has entered...

  • 16 April 2018

    Algorithm optimises peptides to target drug-resistant bacteria

    Researchers from Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) and the Catholic University of Brasilia have developed a computer algorithm to develop antimicrobial peptides that kill microbes more effectively than peptides synthesised...

  • 11 April 2018

    Computer simulation offers digital penicillin production

    Researchers from Austrian university TU Wien and international pharmaceutical company Sandoz have developed a computer simulation that replicates the growth behaviour of penicillin-producing organisms, enabling drug production to continue without...