Alice Zhang started Verge Genomics in 2015 with Jason Chen to combine innovation in neuroscience, machine learning and genomics and apply it to the drug discovery process. The vision for Verge was to become the first pharmaceutical company that automated its drug discovery engine, helping to rapidly develop multiple lifesaving […]
Stephen Hawking was diagnosed with amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) when he was 21. Doctors didn’t expect him to live very long, but he ended up making it to the age of 76. The neuromuscular disease, which usually develops in older adults, progressively destroys nerve cells and inhibits muscle control. British […]
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ALS, the chemical testing and analysis company, is a $2 billion takeover target. The company went into a trading halt, pending what it said was “a potential change of control event”. No details were given but Street Talk at the Australian Financial Review says equity groups Bain Capital and Advent […]
ALS Ltd posted a full year loss of $240.7 million as the oil and gas sector dragged down the rest of the analytical testing business. A short time ago, ALS shares were down more than 12% to $3.93. Revenue for the 12 months to March was down 4% to $1.364 […]
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What a drip.
The craze, like the disease, doesn't discriminate.
Think about why you give to charity.
Hundreds of people banded together for a good cause and to try and break a Guinness world record for the largest number of people to simultaneously take the Ice Bucket Challenge at Etihad Stadium in Melbourne last night One of the many people to take part in the event, set […]
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