Tag Archives: biomedical research

Health Agencies, Biopharmaceutical Firms Form Partnership to Accelerate COVID-19 Vaccine Development


The National Institutes of Health and three other U.S. health agencies have teamed up with the Foundation for the NIH, European Medicines Agency and 16 biopharmaceutical companies to speed up the development of vaccines and treatments for COVID-19. The Accelerating COVID-19 Therapeutic Interventions and Vaccines partnership will work to streamline clinical trials, coordinate regulatory processes and use assets to accelerate response to the coronavirus pandemic and other future health emergencies, NIH said Friday.

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CSRA-Supported NIH Supercomputer Listed Among World’s Fastest; Kamal Narang Comments

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Nov. 30, 2017 — CSRA (NYSE: CSRA) helped update a computing platform of the National Institutes of Health that recently gained recognition as one of the world’s fastest supercomputers, GovCon Executive reported Tuesday. The company said Monday the Biowulf cluster was ranked No. 66 in the 2017 …

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Leidos to Support Congressionally Directed Medical Research Programs Under Potential $98M Army Contract

Leidos (NYSE: LDOS) has received a potential five-year, $98 million contract from the U.S. Army to perform scientific and administrative services in support of Congressionally Directed Medical Research Programs. The company said Thursday it will assist CDMRP leaders and government program managers as well as establish programmatic panels that will advise the government on …

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Leidos, NIH Unveil Website to Match Biomedical Research Projects With Funding Sources

TYSONS CORNER, VA, March 29, 2016 — Leidos (NYSE: LDOS) has worked with the National Institutes of Health to build a website that works to facilitate public-private funding opportunities for biomedical research proposals, ExecutiveBiz reported Monday. The company said Thursday the Online Partnership to Accelerate Research portal matches proposals based on research priority areas …

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Wyle Laboratories Lands $1.44B Biomedical Research, Health Support Contract With NASA

Wyle Laboratories has been awarded a potential 10-year, $1.44 billion contract to provide occupational health and biomedical research services for all spaceflight platforms at NASA’s Houston-based Johnson Space Center. NASA said Wednesday the contract covers support for the space agency’s human health and performance directorate at Johnson, which oversees health …

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