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The integration of ADMETRx's ADME evaluation and CeeTox's toxicity screening during drug discovery and lead optimization will help pharmaceutical and biotech companies efficiently improve their drug discovery decision making capabilities, a CeeTox official told CBA News.

The agency will use the mass spec system in its ARS service to develop screens for drugs in livestock and poultry.

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Mari Baker is leaving Navigenics, Andrew von Eschenbach has joined a consulting firm, Jay Flatley takes a seat on Helixis' board, and more.

The molecular diagnostics developer's full-year sales swelled 16 percent, as it plans to file for regulatory clearance for a variety of tests.

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Mosaiques, Bruker, Kinaxo, Xencor, CSL, Hybrigenics, Adlyfe, Wyeth

In the wake of the stimulus boost, the omnibus bill kicks off 2009 funding talks as the 2010 process is about to get underway.

Clinical Data will use the funds to support late-stage development of two of its drugs.

As part of the arrangement, Columbia and the University of Nebraska-Lincoln signed an inter-institutional agreement that makes Columbia the lead on patent prosecution and negotiations, but gives both universities and their faculty inventors an undisclosed equity stake in the company.

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23andMe and Airbnb have partnered to offer "heritage travel," according to Venture Beat.

China may include regulations protecting genes and embryos in its update of its civil code, Nature News reports.

In Nature this week: exome sequence analysis of individuals with type 2 diabetes, genomic prediction of maize yield across environments, and more.

NPR reports on efforts to engineer bacteriophages to destroy antibiotic-resistance bacteria.