Building on the companies' existing relationship, the deal licenses KineMed's proteomics platform to the pharmaceuticals giant for CDx development.

The partners will use KineMed's proteomics platform to evaluate the effect of biologics developed by Pronutria for metabolic and other diseases.

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – Agilent Technologies said this week that it has mad an adjustment to its second quarter 2014 GAAP net income.

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – KineMed this week announced the renewal of its non-exclusive research collaboration with Pfizer into metabolic disease, and type 2 diabetes in particular.

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – KineMed said this week that it has extended its collaboration with the CHDI Foundation on research into biomarkers for Huntington's disease.

KineMed has tapped Patrick Doyle to be executive VP and chief business officer. In the post, he will head corporate development activities, including licensing and strategic partnerships.

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – KineMed and CHDI Foundation today said they are extending their collaboration to characterize and track the pathogenesis of Huntington's disease and to evaluate possible therapeutic interventions.

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – KineMed said today that it has entered an agreement with Amgen to apply its mass spec-based Dynamic Proteomics platform to the study of brain protein homeostasis in neurodegenerative disease.

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – KineMed said today that it has received a $225,000 Phase I Small Business Innovation Research contract from the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute for research into biomarkers for the early detection of myocardial fibrosis.

Bruker has appointed Thomas Bachmann to be president of its Bruker BioSpin Group.


Robert Redfield is floated as the next director of the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, the Washington Post reports.

The New York Times writes that the National Institutes of Health's All of Us Research Program is "ambitious" and that some are concerned it might be overly so.

Representative Lamar Smith's criticism of the National Science Foundation has "changed the nature of the conversation," according to ScienceInsider.

In PLOS this week: non-coding RNA function in yeast, transcriptomic profiles of malaria parasites, and more.