AGC Biologics to Present Their End-to-End Cell and Gene Therapy Offering at ARM’s Meeting on the Mediterranean Conference

SEATTLE, April 05, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — AGC Biologics, a leading global Biopharmaceutical Contract Development and Manufacturing Organization (CDMO), announced it will be attending Alliance for Regenerative Medicine’s virtual Meeting on the Mediterranean conference this week, from April 6 – 9, 2021 as a first-time attendee and Gold- and Agenda-level sponsor. “We’re incredibly honored to be […]

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Mount Merapi spews red-hot lava 11 times on Monday

Mount Merapi, straddling Yogyakarta and Central Java, erupted 11 times on Monday, spewing incandescent lava that flowed up to 800 meters in the southwest direction based on observation from 00:00 a.m. to 6 a.m. local time. “Based on observation, (Mount Merapi) released 11 times incandescent lava that flowed up to 800 meters to the southwest,” Head of the Geological Disaster Technology Research and Development Center (BPPTKG) Hanik Humaida noted in a written statement here on Monday. During the observation period, Mount Merapi also recorded 30 earthquakes, with an amplitude of…

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BNPB chief observes devastation by landslide, flooding in East Flores

National Disaster Mitigation Agency (BNPB) Head Doni Monardo, on Monday, embarked on a visit to East Flores District, East Nusa Tenggara (NTT) Province, which bore the brunt of flooding and landslide on early Sunday. Monardo was scheduled to leave for East Flores on Sunday evening, but the departure was hindered by extreme weather in NTT, the agency’s expert staff, Egy Massadiah, stated here on Monday “Owing to the weather last night at the destination location, (his departure) was not possible. Hence, it was postponed until this morning at 5 a.m.…

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District government confirms 62 deaths in Flores Timur’s flash floods

Some 62 residents of Flores Timur District in East Nusa Tenggara Province lost their lives in flash floods, triggered by heavy rains, that lashed the areas of nine villages on Sunday. Some 56 of the 62 flood victims were the residents of Nelelalamadike Village in Ileboleng Sub-district, Deputy Head of Flores Timur District Agus Payong Boli stated. Six other victims were identified as Wotanulumado Sub-district’s residents, Boli noted in a statement received by ANTARA in Jakarta on Monday. The search and rescue workers are making ongoing efforts to locate four…

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BI committed to endeavors to expedite economic, financial digitization

Bank Indonesia (BI) asserted its commitment to supporting the acceleration of digitalization of Indonesia’s economy and finance through endeavors, including digitizing the payment system. “BI remains committed to supporting joint efforts to accelerate the digitalization of Indonesia’s economy and finance,” Governor of BI Perry Warjiyo stated at the opening of the Indonesian Digital Economy and Finance Festival (FEKDI) and launch of the Acceleration and Expansion of Regional Digitalization (P2DD) here on Monday. Warjiyo noted that the commitment was echoed, particularly after the Quick Response Code Indonesia Standard (QRIS), an innovation…

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