Biotech Stock Roundup: Sophiris & Cyclacel Plunge on Data …

With the holiday season coming up, it’s been a relatively quiet week for the biotech sector with very few pipeline and regulatory updates. However, companies like Sophiris (SPHS – Snapshot Report) and Cyclacel saw their shares plunging on disappointing pipeline updates.Recap of the Week’s Most Important Stories1. Sophiris faced a major pipeline setback following an interim analysis of an ongoing […]

Charles H. Dow Award Submissions | MTA – Market Technicians …

Charles H. Dow Award Submissions
Posted on Wednesday, July 30th, 2014
Now Accepting Submissions for the 2015 Charles H. Dow Award
The Charles H. Dow Award highlights outstanding research in technical analysis. The Award embodies excellence and creativity in the field of technical analysis. Winning papers have created successful trading systems, insights into theories of how […]

Broad and Novartis Keep Up with Big Data – Bio-IT World

By Matt Luchette May 15, 2014 | In the era of big data, drug developers are pushing for data
analysis to keep up with increased data acquisition. At this April’s Bio-IT
World Conference & Expo, Andrea DeSouza, from the Broad Institute, and Anne
Mai Wassermann, from Novartis, spoke on new technologies they hope will squeeze
meaning from researchers’ mounds of data.At the Broad […]

Social Media Debate Sentiment Less Critical of Obama than Polls …

Social media came to a much different initial verdict about the first presidential debate than did the early polls and the conventional press, according to an analysis of the conversation on Twitter, Facebook and blogs by the Pew Research Center’s Project for Excellence in Journalism. On both Twitter and Facebook, the conversation was much more critical of Mitt Romney than it […]