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Two Rhode Island biomedical companies featured in a new report by The Science Coalition released Tuesday highlight the role of federal research funding in strengthening innovation, creating new jobs and bolstering the economy. more
Global biotech firm Covidien PLC has acquired Israeli medical tech company Given Imaging Ltd. for $860 million, a move that will allow Covidien to expand into the multibillion dollar gastrointestinal product market. The acquisition is expected to add between $40 and $50 million in quarterly revenue for Covidien. more
Nabsys Inc. has begun a search for CEO candidates with experience in life sciences commercialization, as the company moves closer to bringing its high-speed DNA sequencing technology to market, current CEO Dr. Barrett Bready told Providence Business News. more
Medical technology maker Covidien PLC reported increased revenue but lower profit in the third quarter of fiscal 2013, the company announced Thursday. more
Amgen Inc., the drugmaker in pursuit of Onyx Pharmaceuticals Inc., boosted its offer for the company to $130 a share, according to a person familiar with the matter. more
Onyx Pharmaceuticals Inc., the biotechnology company said to have rebuffed an initial takeover bid from Amgen Inc., is involved with several potential purchasers, CEO N. Anthony Coles said. more
The financial stakes in Amgen Inc.’s race to develop a new kind of cholesterol-lowering drug are high and, perhaps as much as any other state, Rhode Island is invested in the outcome. more
Researchers at Brown University have created an app that can analyze a baby’s cry with the hope of one day being able to decipher it. more
A few blocks south of the chewed up swath of land where Interstate 195 used to run through Providence’s Jewelry District is another dusty, vacant lot in need of a productive use: the former Ward Baking Co. Property. more
The Champlin Foundations has awarded the University of Rhode Island four grants totaling $651,774 to fund the purchase of in-classroom technology and research equipment. more
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