Shell and Chevron acquired Saturno in Brazil’s Fifth Production Sharing Round, offered by the Brazilian National Agency of Petroleum, Natural Gas and Biofuels (ANP).Shell noted that the new block increases its total net acreage off the coast of Brazil to approximately 2.7 million acres.
Parag Milk Foods said the government’s move to increase subsidy on the export of milk and milk products will help the company’s exports. The Government of India has increased the export subsidy benefit on milk & milk products from 10% to 20% as part of its efforts to spur exports and bring down […]
Calyxt Signs Agreement with American Natural Processors to Crush and Process its High-Oleic Soybeans
Calyxt, Inc. (NASDAQ: CLXT), a consumer-centric, food- and agriculture-focused Company, announced today an agreement with American Natural Processors (ANP), a leading provider of innovative non-GMO and organic processing of oils, flours and meals, to crush Calyxt’s high-oleic soybean variety, and produce the Company’s high oleic soybean oil, its first product expected to hit […]
PureCircle and North Carolina Farmers Soon Harvest Company’s First Commercial Starleaf Stevia Crop Grown in the U.S.
PureCircle (PURE), the world’s leading producer and innovator of stevia sweeteners, and its North Carolina farmer partners are about to harvest the company’s first commercial-scale crop of Starleaf(TM) stevia grown in the U.S. PureCircle’s proprietary Starleaf stevia contains more of the best-tasting stevia sweeteners, such as Reb M, than other stevia plant variants.
After more than a year of anticipation, legal weed is coming to Canada next month. And as cultivators get set to ramp up production, and financiers pick their favorite pot stocks, alcohol magnate Molson Coors wants to be first in line to corner the market share of the country’s infused beverage space.
The US Food and Drug Administration has accepted for review an application from Allergan to expand the scope of its antipsychotic Vraylar.
Lilly has entered into an agreement to develop Chugai’s OWL833, a oral non-peptidic GLP-1 receptor agonist currently in Phase I for type II diabetes. Under the terms of the deal, Lilly will receive worldwide development and commercialization rights to the drug.
Janssen Biotech has decided to terminate a collaboration and license agreement with Geron Corp for experimental cancer drug imetelstat.
Bayport Polymers has awarded a contract to McDermott International to build a new polyethylene petrochemical plant in South Texas. The plant will initially produce 625,000t of high-density polyethylene (HDPE) per year under the Borstar Bay3 Project. In the future, the company will use Borstar technology to increase the site’s polyethylene capacity to 1.1 […]
Imfinzi is the first immunotherapy to demonstrate significant overall survival benefit in unresectable, Stage III lung cancer
AstraZeneca and MedImmune, its global biologics research and development arm, have presented data on overall survival (OS) in the Phase III PACIFIC trial of Imfinzi during the Presidential Symposium of the IASLC 19th World Conference on Lung Cancer hosted by the International Association for the Study of Lung Cancer in Toronto, Canada.