Navigation Links
AAPS announces 2010 NBC award winners
Date:5/17/2010

SAN FRANCISCO, CA - (May 17, 2010) In the Opening Session of the American Association of Pharmaceutical Scientists' (AAPS) 2010 National Biotechnology Conference, AAPS President Danny D. Shen, Ph.D., presented the following ground-breaking researchers with awards commemorating their contributions to the pharmaceutical sciences:

Excellence in Ligand-Binding Assay Award
Sponsored by Millipore

  • From ANP Technologies, Inc.: Ray Yin; Yli Vallejo; Jing Pan, Ph.D.; Thomas Small; Dujie Qin; Dave Chen From Merck & Co., Inc.: Cindy Pauley; Catherine Kaplansky; Thorsten Verch, Ph.D.; Ray Bakhtiar, Ph.D. "NIDS Rapid Assays for the Detection of Anti-Drug Antibodies to Peptide Drugs"

Innovation in Biotechnology Awards
Sponsored by Genentech

  • From Amgen Inc.: Todd Hager; Hossein Salimi-Moosavi, Ph.D.; Binodh DeSilva, Ph.D. "A Multi-ELISA Approach for Evaluation In Vivo Stability of Recombinant Fusion Proteins"
  • From University of Massachusetts Medical School: Hongwei Zhang, Ph.D.; Bin Yang, Ph.D.; Guangping Gao "Global Transgene Expression in Mouse Brain by Intravenous Administration of Recombinant AAV Serotypes"
  • From Central Michigan University: Ajit Sharma, Ph.D.; Choon Young Lee, Ph.D.; Rebecca L. Uzarski, Ph.D.; Samik Upadhaya; Jae Cheong; Julie Nelson "Potent Dendritic Antioxidants Without Pro-oxidant Activity"
  • From EpiVax, Inc.: Annie De Groot, Ph.D.; Janet Buhlmann; Leonard Moise; From Brigham and Women's Hospital & Children's Hospital Boston: Nader Najafian, Francesca D'Addio; Mohammed Sayegh. From Children's Hospital of Philadelphia: Katherine High; Daniel Hui, Federico Mingozzi. From the Institute for Immunology and Informatics, University of Rhode Island: Leslie De Groot. From University of Maryland: Achsah Keegan; David Scott, Ph.D. "Preclinical Design of Less Immunogenic Biologics: Tregitopes and Tolerance"

Biotechnology Graduate Student Symposium Awards
Sponsored by Eli Lilly and Company

NOTE: The Graduate Student Symposium will take place on Wednesday, May 19 at noon in Yosemite Rooms AB and C of the Hilton San Francisco Union Square.

  • Yunching Chen University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill "Nanoparticles Delivering siRNA and Doxorubicin Overcome Drug Resistance in Cancer"
  • Ying He University of Illinois at Chicago "Regulation of Opioid Tolerance by Let-7 microRNAs Targeting the Human and Mouse Opioid Receptors"
  • Jithesh Velichamthotu Veetil - University of Arkansas, Fayetteville "Glucose Binding Protein Based Nanosensors as a Versatile Platform for Developing Reagentless Biosensors for Continuous Monitoring of Intracellular and in Vitro Glucose Levels"
  • Zhe Wang National University of Singapore "RGD Peptide Modified Nanoparticulated Combinatorial Delivery System of Paclitaxel and Combretastatin A4 for Anticancer and Antivasculature Activities"


'/>"/>

Contact: Joseph Catapano
catapanoj@aaps.org
703-248-4772
American Association of Pharmaceutical Scientists
Source:Eurekalert

Related biology news :

1. Selexis Announces Advanced Approach to Maximize Power of Genetic Elements for Rapid Development of High Performance Cell Lines
2. LaserCard Corporation Announces Expansion of Middle East Project
3. BIO-key(R) Announces Contracts for New Criminal Justice Data Sharing Solution
4. Balzan Foundation announces 2007 winners
5. The American Society of Plant Biologists announces 2007 awards
6. ASPB announces Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship 2007 recipients
7. NIST announces 56 new awards for innovative technology research and development
8. Titanium Group Announces Contract With Haitong Securities
9. Measurement Specialties, Inc. Announces Impact of German Business Tax Reform 2008 Resulting in Lower Combined German Tax Rate - Impacts 2Q08 Reported Financial Results
10. FIJI Water announces sustainable growth initiative with commitment to help mitigate climate change
11. HGS announces positive Phase 2 LymphoStat-B at ACR meeting
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:11/24/2016)... Cercacor today introduced Ember TM Sport ... non-invasively measure hemoglobin, Oxygen Content, Oxygen Saturation, Perfusion ... in approximately 30 seconds. Smaller than a smartphone, using ... to key data about their bodies to help monitor ... Hemoglobin carries oxygen to muscles. When hemoglobin ...
(Date:11/19/2016)... 18, 2016 Securus Technologies, a leading provider ... safety, investigation, corrections and monitoring, announced today that it ... to have an independent technology judge determine who has ... high tech/sophisticated telephone calling platform, and the best customer ... do most of what we do – which clearly ...
(Date:11/15/2016)... , Nov. 15, 2016  Synthetic Biologics, ... developing therapeutics focused on the gut microbiome, today ... of 25,000,000 shares of its common stock and ... stock at a price to the public of ... to Synthetic Biologics from the offering, excluding the ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):
(Date:11/30/2016)... /PRNewswire/ -  Equicare Health Inc ., the leading supplier ... one of the top 100 companies in the 2016 ... distinguishes the top digital health companies across the globe. ... this year continually upgrading our product with the ongoing ... team," says Len Grenier , CEO of Equicare ...
(Date:11/30/2016)... , 30. November 2016   Merck ... heute die Unterzeichnung einer Reihe von Vereinbarungen ... wird Evotec AG Screeningleistungen für Mercks Palette ... Der Zugriff auf diese Bibliotheken in Kombination ... einen schnelleren Weg zur Ermittlung und Erforschung ...
(Date:11/30/2016)... ... November 30, 2016 , ... SSCI, the established leader ... the implications of the latest FDA guidance on pharmaceutical cocrystals as drug substance ... Cambridge, MA. , The event follows the successful November 15th event that ...
(Date:11/30/2016)... ... November 30, 2016 , ... On 28 November 2016, ... for four elements: nihonium (Nh), moscovium (Mc), tennessine (Ts), and oganesson (Og), respectively ... review, the names earlier proposed by the discoverers have been approved by the IUPAC ...
Breaking Biology Technology: