Friday, November, 16, 2018 05:38:25

Carrefour denies approaching rival Casino over a possible tie-up

One of the biggest supermarket groups in France Carrefour has reportedly denied having approached opponent Casino for a plausible partnership. As per trusted sources, Casino claimed that its board had collectively agreed to reject a tie-up approach from Carrefour. The difficulties being presently faced by …

Roche announces global availability of FoundationOne®Liquid

Roche AG, a Swiss multinational healthcare company has recently announced the availability of a next-gen liquid biopsy test, FoundationOne®Liquid. The Swiss company also claims that the liquid biopsy would offer patients suffering with solid tumors a quick and convenient testing option, just by diagnosing a single …

Amicus Therapeutics cuts deal with Celenex, enters gene therapy

Amicus Therapeutics has recently unveiled that it has acquired Celenex, a clinical-stage gene therapy company and a spin out of the Ohio-based Nationwide Children’s Hospital, in a multimillion dollar deal. Reportedly, the deal expands Amicus portfolio of 10 gene therapy programs that are originally discovered …

Cognizant buys Advanced Technology Group to expand cloud Q2C business

Cognizant has reportedly acquired Advanced Technology Group, a privately-held customer and revenue management consulting firm that focuses on the Salesforce platform. As per sources, the deal is anticipated to conclude by the fourth quarter of this year subject to completion of customary stipulations. Rajesh Balaji, …

Biopharma giant Merck inaugurates $20 million lab in Singapore

Merck, the Germany-based multinational biopharmaceutical, chemical and life sciences company, has reportedly announced to have opened a $20 million lab in Singapore. Reports cite, the laboratory would be constructed near Pasir Panjang. Spanning over an area of 3,800 square feet, the facility would be housing …