|Biotech Due Diligence||
First baby born from IVF technique which eliminates inherited disease
Sarah Knapton (The Telegraph UK)
Mark Cuban Should Take The Cigar Out Of His Mouth And Stop Giving Health Advice
Larry Husten (Cardio Brief / Forbes)
The "Food Babe" Blogger Is Full of Shit
Yvette d'Entremont (Gawker)
Tumor-Only Genetic Sequencing May Misguide Cancer Treatment in Nearly Half of All Patients, Study Shows
via Victor Velculescu et al (Johns Hopkins)
NASH Drug Development Derby II: Mechanism of Action and Brief Results
Alan Leong (Biotech Watcher) $ICPT $GILD $GLMD $SHPG $SNY $GALT $LJPC $GNFT $RPTP $RGDO $CNAT
New Genetic Tests for Breast Cancer Hold Promise
Andrew Pollack (New York Times) $MYGN $DGX $LH
Welcome back to the round up of the highlights of the week on Twitter, curated by @23aloha. This week the field of immuno-oncology research and development shoved its way back into the forefront of the biotech discussion on the heels of the annual #AACR15 cancer meeting.
Biotech Tweets of the Week (April 20-24, 2015)
Featuring $JUNO $KITE $ADRO $TRIL $BLUE $AERI $CELG $AZN $MYL $TEVA $PRGO $CPRX $ITEK $XBI $IBB
What seemed like a quiet week on Monday really picked up steam and we had quite a helter-skelter Thursday and Friday. As always, @23aloha has collected the best of the biotech / pharma Twitterverse for you in the Tweets of the Week feature.
$GWPH $SAGE $BIIB $ADXS $ADRO $ATHX $BLUE $GLPG $SSH $MNTA $BMY $CLVS $XBI $IBB
GM604: Is it Ready For FDA Approval?
TranslateALS blog (on Genervon's ALS drug)
Better Drinking Through Chemistry
Derek Lowe (In the Pipeline)
RNAi Screening and Immunotherapy Target Discovery – Truly Translational Research Is Hard
Paul Rennert (SugarCone Biotech)
An Increasing Number of Companies Are Using a Once-Obscure FDA Drug Approval Pathway
Alex Gaffney (Regulatory Focus / RAPS) Spoiler alert: it's 505(b)(2)
Is the Placebo Effect in Your DNA?
Cari Romm (The Atlantic)
How Marketing And Media Muddled The Truth About The Heart Drug Vytorin
Matthew Herper (Forbes) $MRK
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