reVision | September 01, 2020
reVision Therapeutics, Inc. ("reVision" or the "Company"), a privately-held, early stage biopharmaceutical company focused on the development and commercialization of innovative therapies for ocular and rare diseases, today announced that it has signed an exclusive license agreement with Cornell University ("Cornell") for the development and commercialization of Cornell's proprietary technology for the treatment of Stargardt disease, a genetic disorder that affects central vision. "The Cornell license represents a significant milestone for reVision and underscores the Company's commitment to innovative therapies and treatments for unmet medical needs associated with genetic and progressive vision loss," said Paul Fehlner, reVision's President and Chief Executive Officer. "We believe this will enable us to accelerate the development of our Stargardt disease treatment, which was the basis for founding reVision. We would like to congratulate the Cornell research team for their superb work in elucidating a novel mechanism of action to treat this devastating disease."
Roivant Sciences | March 01, 2021
Silicon Therapeutics has assembled an exclusive industry-driving computational physics platform for the in silico design and optimization of small molecule drugs for testing disease targets. The platform incorporates custom strategies dependent on quantum mechanics, sub-atomic elements and measurable thermodynamics to beat basic bottlenecks in drug disclosure projects, for example, anticipating restricting energies and conformational conduct of molecules.
Silicon Therapeutics' computational platform is controlled by a restrictive supercomputing group and custom equipment empowering exact all-molecule reenactments at organically important timescales. This computational platform is firmly incorporated with experimental laboratories equipped for biophysics, medical chemistry and biology to encourage the quick movement of drug applicants by expanding recreations with biophysical data. The organization has utilized these abilities to find numerous drug applicants.
The procurement of Silicon Therapeutics supports and supplements Roivant's focused on protein debasement platform. That platform will be fueled by VantAI's high level AI models prepared on restrictive degrader-explicit experimental data and by Silicon Therapeutics' exclusive computational physics abilities, which help address a large number of the methodology explicit difficulties of degrader design and optimization. Coordinating Silicon Therapeutics and VantAI will empower Roivant to particularly catch the force of both computational physics and AI based ways to deal with drug design; for example, by joining exclusive computational physics reproductions as preparing data for VantAI's degrader-explicit profound learning models.
"The combination of Silicon Therapeutics' integrated approach, platform and highly capable team with Roivant's technologies and commitment to transforming the pharmaceutical industry represents a new and exciting paradigm in drug discovery and development," said Roger Pomerantz, M.D., F.A.C.P., chairman of the board of directors of Silicon Therapeutics.
About Roivant Sciences
Roivant's mission is to improve the delivery of healthcare to patients by treating every inefficiency as an opportunity. Roivant develops transformative medicines faster by building technologies and developing talent in creative ways, leveraging the Roivant platform to launch Vants – nimble and focused biopharmaceutical and health technology companies.
Crosscope Inc. | April 11, 2022
Crosscope Inc. teams up with Waleed Pharmacy & Stores LLC. The latter focuses on fetching healthcare, hospital, and pharmaceutical solutions to the Sultanate of Oman, whereas Crosscope provides AI-enabled digital pathology software.
Both have signed Memorandum of Understanding to facilitate a makeover in the Histopathology arena that uses Crosscope’s AI-enabled digital pathology platform. Moreover, both aim to bring pioneering technical solutions to Oman that allows commercial use that will reduce the country's cancer load, which is one of the chief health concern around the world.
Oman is facing severity in terms of Cancer spread, as per World Health Organization. Crosscope Dx comes with an integrated workflow that works on the platform of vendor-agnostic digital pathology, which comes with comprehensive solutions for digital pathology.
Moreover, Crosscope presents features such as advanced workflow, cohesive and easy to follow workflow solutions and open and scalable architecture designed for pathologists to decrease their workload, lessen the reversal time, guarantee quicker diagnosis, and a reduced outbreak of the disease in the region.
Because of this partnership, Waleed Pharmacy will be Crosscope's official representative in Oman. Both firms plan to provide cancer diagnosis service providers with state-of-the-art comprehensive Digital Pathology Platforms, AI, and ML capabilities. They'll also look into all available options for collaboration, collaborating and using each other's knowledge, network, and know-how to improve the region's cancer diagnostics environment.
"We are delighted to join forces with the Waleed Pharmacy group. Waleed Pharmacy's experienced team has a proven track record of delivering and deploying healthcare IT solutions in the Oman region and represents a perfect partner for Crosscope. By teaming up, we are confident that we have created the synergies to boost the development and commercialization of our digital pathology workflows,"
Dr. Jayendra Shinde, CEO of Crosscope
Crosscope may collaborate with the region's most respected key opinion leaders in prestigious hospitals, clinical institutions, diagnostic chains, R&D labs, research organizations, pharma companies, and other organizations in the related space where the company's products provide clinical value to users.