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BioConsortia “Finalist” in Agrow Crop Science Award for “Best R & D Pipeline”

Monday, October 19, 2020 - 6:15pm

BioConsortia, Inc., innovator of microbial solutions for natural plant trait enhancement and yield improvement, has been named a Finalist in the coveted Agrow Crop Science Awards 2020 in the category of Best R & D Pipeline.

Key Points: 
  • BioConsortia, Inc., innovator of microbial solutions for natural plant trait enhancement and yield improvement, has been named a Finalist in the coveted Agrow Crop Science Awards 2020 in the category of Best R & D Pipeline.
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20201019005711/en/
    BioConsortias R&D platform and pipeline is unique, remarkable and extraordinarily deep.
  • BioConsortia, then use a powerful tool kit including microbiome analysis, genomics, fluorescent tagging and an assessment of colonization robustness.
  • Other Finalists in the Best R & D Pipeline category include BASF, Bayer CropScience, Corteva Agriscience, and FMC.

111, Inc. Teams Up with Bayer Healthcare to Explore the Vast Blue Ocean of Online Healthcare

Monday, October 19, 2020 - 11:50am

SHANGHAI, Oct. 19, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- On September 24, 111, Inc. (the "Company" or "111") entered into a strategic partnership (the "Partnership") with Bayer Healthcare Co. Ltd. ("Bayer Healthcare").

Key Points: 
  • SHANGHAI, Oct. 19, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- On September 24, 111, Inc. (the "Company" or "111") entered into a strategic partnership (the "Partnership") with Bayer Healthcare Co. Ltd. ("Bayer Healthcare").
  • A trusted platform with reliable, easily accessible content on disease and healthcare management plays an essential role in empowering patients and healthcare provides to make more informed healthcare decisions.
  • Bayer is committed to the principles of sustainable development, and the Bayer brand stands for trust, reliability and quality throughout the world.
  • 111, Inc. (NASDAQ: YI) ("111" or the "Company") is a leading digital healthcare platform committed to digitally connecting patients with healthcare products and services in China.

Leaps by Bayer Leads USD 17 Million Series B Financing in Biotech Company Azitra

Thursday, October 15, 2020 - 12:00pm

Leaps by Bayer , the impact investment arm of Bayer AG , today announced a USD 8 million financial investment in US-based clinical-stage medical dermatology biotech company Azitra Inc.

Key Points: 
  • Leaps by Bayer , the impact investment arm of Bayer AG , today announced a USD 8 million financial investment in US-based clinical-stage medical dermatology biotech company Azitra Inc.
  • Leaps by Bayer is investing in transformative technologies with the ability to move the paradigm from treatment to cure, said Jrgen Eckhardt, Head of Leaps by Bayer.
  • Leaps by Bayer, a unit of Bayer AG, leads impact investments into solutions to some of todays biggest challenges in health and agriculture.
  • The company assumes no liability whatsoever to update these forward-looking statements or to conform them to future events or developments.

DGAP-News: Wacker Chemie AG: WACKER Drives Implementation of Its 'Shape the Future' Efficiency Program Forward

Thursday, October 15, 2020 - 12:04pm

Munich, October 15, 2020 - Wacker Chemie AG is moving forward with "Shape the Future," its efficiency program initiated last November.

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  • Munich, October 15, 2020 - Wacker Chemie AG is moving forward with "Shape the Future," its efficiency program initiated last November.
  • In this regard, some 1,000 jobs in total will go in Germany by the end of 2022.
  • The job cuts will affect mainly WACKER's administrative departments and the indirect and non-operational functions of its business divisions.
  • WACKER does not plan to update its forward-looking statements, nor does it assume the obligation to do so.

Bayer to Present Results From Phase III FIDELIO-DKD Study with Finerenone in Patients with Chronic Kidney Disease and Type 2 Diabetes during Late-Breaker Session at the American Society of Nephrology’s Kidney Week 2020

Monday, October 12, 2020 - 2:00pm

Bayer is an innovation leader in the area of cardiovascular diseases, with a long-standing commitment to delivering science for a better life by advancing a portfolio of innovative treatments.

Key Points: 
  • Bayer is an innovation leader in the area of cardiovascular diseases, with a long-standing commitment to delivering science for a better life by advancing a portfolio of innovative treatments.
  • The cardiology franchise at Bayer already includes a number of products and several other compounds in various stages of preclinical and clinical development.
  • Bayer is a global enterprise with core competencies in the life science fields of health care and nutrition.
  • Bayer is committed to the principles of sustainable development, and the Bayer brand stands for trust, reliability and quality throughout the world.

Insights on the High-Temperature Plastics Global Market to 2026 - Featuring Daicel Chemical, BASF & Celanese Among Others

Tuesday, October 6, 2020 - 5:15pm

The favorable growth in the industries such as automobiles, aerospace, electrical & electronics, and others contribute to the high demand for high-temperature plastics market.

Key Points: 
  • The favorable growth in the industries such as automobiles, aerospace, electrical & electronics, and others contribute to the high demand for high-temperature plastics market.
  • There is a higher demand from the coating industry thus anticipating opening up new gateways for growth opportunities in the global market.
  • Growing preferences of the manufacturers towards lightweight materials in construction and aerospace industry may drive the global high-temperature plastics market growth.
  • The major companies that are operating in the global high-temperature plastics market are Bayer Material Science AG, Daicel Chemical Industries Ltd., BASF SE, The Dow Chemical Company, Celanese Corporation, Rhodia Engineering Plastics, Arkema SA, and Eastman Chemical Company.

Global Agrochemical Market Size and Forecast Report 2020-2024 Featuring Major Players - Syngenta, Bayer, BASF, and Corteva

Monday, October 5, 2020 - 6:00pm

DUBLIN, Oct. 5, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- The "Global Agrochemical Market: Size & Forecast with Impact Analysis of COVID-19 (2020-2024)" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.

Key Points: 
  • DUBLIN, Oct. 5, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- The "Global Agrochemical Market: Size & Forecast with Impact Analysis of COVID-19 (2020-2024)" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.
  • , provides an in-depth analysis of the global agrochemical market with description of market sizing and growth.
  • The global agrochemical market is highly fragmented due to the presence of a large number of medium and small players competing with each other.
  • Some of the key players operating in the global agrochemical market, whose company profiling has been done in the report are Syngenta AG, Bayer AG, BASF SE, and Corteva Inc.

BASF Agricultural Solutions donates 100,000 meals to help FCC Drive Away Hunger

Tuesday, September 22, 2020 - 5:00pm

Calgary, Alberta, Sept. 22, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- BASF Agricultural Solutions has partnered with Farm Credit Canadas (FCC) Drive Away Hunger campaign to bring meals to those in their communities that need it most.

Key Points: 
  • Calgary, Alberta, Sept. 22, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- BASF Agricultural Solutions has partnered with Farm Credit Canadas (FCC) Drive Away Hunger campaign to bring meals to those in their communities that need it most.
  • BASF marks its first year of national partnership with a donation of 100,000 meals to the communities where BASF employees live and work.
  • Now more than ever, our communities need our help, said Jonathan Sweat, Vice President, Business Management, Agricultural Solutions for BASF Canada.
  • Drive Away Hunger started in 2004 when an FCC employee travelled across Canada in an open-cab tractor trailer for eight days collecting almost 60,000 pounds of food.

Bayer Earns Top Honors with 2021 Military Friendly ® Employer Designation

Monday, September 21, 2020 - 1:00pm

Bayer announced today that it has earned recognition as a 2021 Military Friendly Employer.

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  • Bayer announced today that it has earned recognition as a 2021 Military Friendly Employer.
  • Companies and organizations earning the Military Friendly Employer designation were evaluated using both public data sources and responses from a proprietary survey.
  • Hundreds of companies participated in the Military Friendly Employers portion of the 2021 Military Friendly Companies survey.
  • Bayer will be showcased along with other 2021 Military Friendly Employers in the December issue of G.I.

Canada Crop Protection Chemicals (Pesticides) Markets 2020-2025: Market Opportunities and Future Trends with Impact Of COVID-19

Thursday, September 17, 2020 - 2:15pm

DUBLIN, Sept. 17, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- The "Crop Protection Chemicals (Pesticides) Market - Canada Industry Growth, Trends and Forecasts (2020 - 2025)" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.

Key Points: 
  • DUBLIN, Sept. 17, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- The "Crop Protection Chemicals (Pesticides) Market - Canada Industry Growth, Trends and Forecasts (2020 - 2025)" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.
  • Owing to this, biopesticides are likely to witness a faster growth in comparison to synthetic chemicals in the country.
  • BASF SE, Bayer CropScience, Syngenta AG, Corteva Agriscience, Nufarm Ltd, and FMC Corporation are the major players in the market.
  • Canada crop protection chemical market is a highly consolidated market.