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Biotechs Discover Antimicrobial Peptide for Food Safety

Harvesting apples

Two biotechnology companies say they discovered a peptide molecule with antimicrobial properties for faster identification and containment of food contamination outbreaks. . . . → Read More: Biotechs Discover Antimicrobial Peptide for Food Safety

Ginkgo Acquires Biomaterials Maker as Industry Consolidates

Digital DNA

A developer of synthetic biology tools and components is acquiring a biological materials developer for its automation assets as the biotechnology industry consolidates. . . . → Read More: Ginkgo Acquires Biomaterials Maker as Industry Consolidates

Infographic – Digital Health Keeps Clicking in 2022

Digital health venture funding

While venture capital funding for digital health start-ups worldwide is down compared to last year, the pace so far in 2022 remains on an historically strong track. . . . → Read More: Infographic – Digital Health Keeps Clicking in 2022

AI System Shown to Provide Early Sepsis Warnings

Suchi Saria

A system using machine learning algorithms is shown to provide early warnings about sepsis developing in hospitalized patients, reducing injury and death. . . . → Read More: AI System Shown to Provide Early Sepsis Warnings

Surgical Robotics Company Raises $55M in Early Funds

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A developer of robotic systems for cataract and other eye surgeries is raising $55 million in its first venture financing round. . . . → Read More: Surgical Robotics Company Raises $55M in Early Funds

NIH Funding Engineered Phage Screening Device

National Institutes of Health is funding initial development of a microfluidic device that tests engineered viruses for their ability to kill disease-causing bacteria. . . . → Read More: NIH Funding Engineered Phage Screening Device

Precision Protein Design Start-Up Gains $40M in Early Funds

Chemical atom model

A start-up company designing and testing precise proteins within live animals to speed creation of new therapeutics is raising $40 million in its first venture round. . . . → Read More: Precision Protein Design Start-Up Gains $40M in Early Funds

Smell Detection Tech Company Raises $4M in Seed Funds

Dog's nose

A start-up biotechnology company creating a system that translates an animal’s sense of smell into electronic signals is raising $4 million in seed equity funds. . . . → Read More: Smell Detection Tech Company Raises $4M in Seed Funds

Preclinical 3-D Printed Breast Tissue Implant Study Begins

3-D printed breast implant

A study is underway testing 3-D printed regenerative breast tissue models, derived from genetically engineered plant cells, implanted in pigs. . . . → Read More: Preclinical 3-D Printed Breast Tissue Implant Study Begins

AI Image Analysis Shown to Predict Embryo Health

IVF microscopic image

An algorithm designed to analyze microscopic images is shown to largely predict the genetic integrity of embryos from in-vitro fertilization. . . . → Read More: AI Image Analysis Shown to Predict Embryo Health