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CMAST is stepping into a strategic partnership with FlandersBio as of April 1st, 2017
CMAST is stepping into a strategic partnership with FlandersBio as of April 1st, 2017.
Through this partnership with FlandersBio, CMAST underlines its engagement of enabling Life Science Innovation in general and in Flanders in particular.
Promethera Biosciences Presents Preclinical Data on Novel H2Stem Cell Therapy at EASL International Liver Congress
Promethera Biosciences SA, a global innovator in cell-based medicines, today presented novel in vitro and in vivo data on its preclinical pipeline program H2Stem at the European Association for the Study of the Liver (EASL) International Liver Congress 2017 in Amsterdam, The Netherlands. The poster presentation highlighted H2Stem’s therapeutic potential as a valuable addition to Promethera’s pipeline in liver-directed cell therapies.
Biocartis Group NV: Disclosure of a transparency notification
Biocartis Group NV (the 'Company' or 'Biocartis'), an innovative molecular diagnostics company (Euronext Brussels: BCART), announces today in accordance with Article 14, paragraph 1 of the Belgian Act of 2 May 2007 on the disclosure of major shareholdings in issuers whose shares are admitted to trading on a regulated market (the 'Belgian Transparency Act'), that it received a transparency notification dated 19 April 2017 (the 'Notification'), indicating that as a result of the acquisition of voting securities on 19 April 2017, Sycomore Asset Management now holds 5.15% of the voting rights in Biocartis. As a result, it has crossed the notification threshold of 5%.
ThromboGenics Achieves Important Milestone in the Development of THR-149, A Novel Plasma Kallikrein Inhibitor for Diabetic Macular Edema
ThromboGenics, a biotechnology company focusing on novel treatments for back of the eye disease and diabetic eye disease, announced it has achieved an important milestone in the advancing of the pre-clinical development of its THR-149, a novel plasma kallikrein inhibitor, which the company is developing for the treatment of Diabetic Macular Edema (DME).
Ablynx announces warrant exercise
Ablynx [Euronext Brussels: ABLX; OTC: ABYLY] today announced, in conformity with Title II of the Law of 2 May 2007 and the Royal Decree of 14 February 2008, that an additional 57,125 common shares have been issued by the Company in exchange for €398,801.77 as the result of the exercise of warrants.