2 posts categorized "HEPTREC"


PA Bio Award to Dr. Amy Jessop

Pa. BIO hands out awards: Pennsylvania Bio, the trade association representing Pennsylvania’s life science industry, held its annual awards dinner Tuesday night at the Pennsylvania Convention Center. The Scientific Achievement Award was presented to Dr. Amy Jessop, assistant professor and Director of HepTREC.

Pennsylvania Bio honors Musser, Tullman and others at 2012 awards: A record 1,022 people turned out for Pennsylvania Bio’s 2012 annual dinner and awards celebration Tuesday night at the Pennsylvania Convention Center.


Vertex awards $1.5M to help Hepatitis C patients

Vertex Pharmaceuticals Inc. (Nasdaq: VRTX) today awarded 16 grants worth $1.5 million to academic, patient and community groups that are supporting people living with chronic hepatitis C. Recipient organizations included University of the Sciences, which is developing tools for use at patient intake and during treatment decision-making to facilitate care coordination in hepatitis C treatment settings.

Read more: http://www.masshightech.com/stories/2011/10/31/daily57-Vertex-awards-15M-to-help-Hepatitis-C-patients.html