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Melanoma drug shows promise for lung cancer

By San Antonio Express-News - from staff and wire reports A simple protein test can help identify lung ...

StemBioSys meets $8 million goal in initial financing

By Peggy O'Hare, San Antonio Express-News StemBioSys Inc., a privately held stem cell company based ...

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April 20, 2015
By San Antonio Express-News - from staff and wire reports A simple protein test can help identify lung cancer patients who are likely to respond to Merck & Co.'s melanoma drug Keytruda, a trial has ... More

April 14, 2015
By Peggy O'Hare, San Antonio Express-News StemBioSys Inc., a privately held stem cell company based in San Antonio, closed its first round of venture capital funding this month after meeting its $8 million ... More

April 14, 2015
By Peggy O'Hare, San Antonio Express-News Competition will increase when the University of Texas opens two new medical schools in Austin and the Rio Grande Valley next year, prompting a greater need for ... More

April 9, 2015
Dr. Andrew Hayhurst in Texas Biomed's BSL-4 laboratory. SAN ANTONIO (April 9, 2015) - Rapidly diagnosing infectious disease is critical to limiting its spread and containing an outbreak; as the world ... More

April 9, 2015
Pryor Medical Inc. CEO and co-founder David Spencer says the company expects to get an FDA clearance for its new device before the end of the year. By W. Scott Bailey, San Antonio Business Journal A local ... More

April 7, 2015
SAN ANTONIO (April 7, 2015) - The Southwest National Primate Research Center (SNPRC) at Texas Biomedical Research Institute has received a continuation of its full accreditation from the Council on Accreditation ... More

March 31, 2015
By Peggy O'Hare, San Antonio Express-News A San Antonio biotech company that has been working to develop target-specific cancer drugs is launching an investor relations campaign nationally in a quest ... More

March 24, 2015
StemBioSys Inc. President and CEO Bob Hutchens said the San Antonio company has taken another important step toward commercialization of its technology. Courtesy of StemBioSys By W. Scott Bailey, San Antonio ... More

March 19, 2015
Dr. Lawrence Hoberman, EndoMune founder By James Aldridge, San Antonio Business Journal EndoMune Advanced Probiotic has reached a new distribution deal to have the company's products stocked at select ... More

March 17, 2015
  SAN ANTONIO (March 17, 2015) - David Williams is the first human being ever to have a new radiation treatment implanted in the center of his brain tumor. The technology, developed at the Cancer ... More

March 13, 2015
Thomas Patterson, M.D. (Courtesy UT Health Science Center) SAN ANTONIO (March 13, 2015) - Patients with life-threating fungal infections have new hope for survival and less-severe side effects with the ... More

March 5, 2015
SAN ANTONIO - The University of Texas System Board of Regents has approved the sale and transfer of certain assets of Allograft Resources, a tissue recovery program within the UT Health Science Center ... More

March 2, 2015
SAN ANTONIO - After a rigorous evaluation process that included criteria such as quality processes, customer service, pricing and long-term strategy, Blood Centers of America (BCA) has selected QualTex ... More

February 26, 2015
Dr. Robert Davey in his lab at Texas Biomed. Photo courtesy Texas Biomed SAN ANTONIO (February 26, 2015) - New research that focuses on the mechanism by which Ebola virus infects a cell and the discovery ... More

February 20, 2015
By David Holley, Xconomy [Corrected 2/20/15, 11:18 a.m. See below.] Women's health-focused biopharmaceutical researcher Evestra is taking a $5 million loan from existing partner Gedeon Richter so that ... More

February 16, 2015
CANTON, Mass., February 16, 2015-The Association of Strategic Alliance Professionals (ASAP), the world's leading professional association dedicated to the practice of alliance management, announced that ... More

February 6, 2015
(SAN ANTONIO, Texas) - Invictus Medical, the San Antonio, Texas-based medical device company dedicated to providing newborns with healthy early developmental milestones, has appointed Mr. Dennis P. Kane ... More

January 27, 2015
U.S. Air Force Hospital Langley recently received a germ-zapping robot from Xenex Disinfection Services that can disinfect a room from bacteria and viruses in five to 10 minutes, company officials said. ... More

January 23, 2015
South Texas Blood & Tissue Center phlebotomist Melodie Montgomery (l) with Ebola survivor Amber Vinson. (Photo Courtesy BioBridge Global) SAN ANTONIO - BioBridge Global (BBG) is helping make history ... More

January 22, 2015
By Patrick Danner, San Antonio Express-News Venture capital investment last year in San Antonio reached almost $110 million, the most money raised by area companies since figures were first tracked 20 ... More

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