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flanders.bio is a dynamic, member driven organisation with currently more than 350 members from Belgium and abroad. We help our members to create value by organising Networking and Training Activities, supporting Internationalisation, providing Services and building Expertise. flanders.bio and its members want to be the proud advocates of a reputable global-impact ecosystem in life sciences.

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eTheRNA completes enrolment of low dose cohort for Phase 1b study of TriMix mRNA-based cancer specific immunotherapy (ECI-006) in melanoma

eTheRNA immunotherapies, a clinical-stage company developing novel cancer immunotherapies based on its unique mRNA-based TriMix platform, announces that it has completed enrolment of the low dose cohort in its Phase 1b study (E011-MEL) of ECI-006 as an adjuvant therapy in metastatic melanoma patients.

MDxHealth (R): SelectMDx Liquid Biopsy Test for Prostate Cancer included in the 2018 European Association Urology Guidelines

MDxHealth SA (Euronext Brussels: MDXH.BR), a world leader in molecular diagnostics for urological cancers, announces today that SelectMDx®, the Company's non-invasive 'liquid biopsy' test that helps to identify patients at increased risk of having aggressive prostate cancer, has been included in the 2018 European Association of Urology (EAU) guidelines.

MITHRA and ALVOGEN sign LSA for vaginal contraception ring in Russia

Mithra (Euronext Brussels: MITRA), a company dedicated to Women’s Health, today announced an exclusive license and supply agreement (LSA) with Alvogen for the commercialization in Russia of Mithra’s contraceptive vaginal ring product candidate made of ethylene vinyl acetate copolymers (EVA). Financial details of the agreement were not disclosed.

Ardena acquires ChemConnection adding API expertise

Contract development and manufacturing organisation (CDMO) Ardena has acquired ChemConnection, a leading contract manufacturer of novel active pharmaceutical ingredients (APIs) and nanomedicines.

Originating from Organon and Merck Sharp & Dohme (MSD) in 2012, Netherlands-based ChemConnection has rapidly evolved to become a well-respected contract services provider serving biotechs and mid-sized pharmaceutical companies on a global scale.

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