Navigation Links
VaxInnate to discuss seasonal and pandemic flu vaccines during BIO 2008 this week
Date:6/15/2008

SAN DIEGO, CA, June 16, 2008 -- VaxInnate Corporation announced today that it will discuss its novel proprietary technology for producing seasonal and pandemic influenza vaccines during BIO 2008 here this week.

VaxInnate will participate in the following three BIO 2008 panel discussions:

On Tuesday, June 17th

  • "Influenza Research and Surveillance: Preparing for the Next Pandemic,"
    8:15-9:45 am in Room 29A including Robert Becker, PhD, MBA, VaxInnate's Vice President of Business Development

On Thursday, June 19th

  • "Vaccine Renaissance,"
    8:30-10:00 am, Room 29A including Dr. Robert Becker

  • "Moore's Law for Biomanufacturing: Innovation in a Maturing Biologicals Industry,"
    4:00 - 5:30 pm, Room 29B including Edward Arcuri, PhD, VaxInnate's Chief of Operations (COO)

VaxInnate's Approach

VaxInnate's novel technology has the potential to dramatically improve the potency, manufacturing capacity and cost-effectiveness of influenza vaccines.

VaxInnate's approach to developing and producing influenza vaccines is based upon a proprietary combination of toll-like receptor (TLR) mediated immune enhancement and recombinant bacterial production of vaccine antigen. This proprietary technology could significantly reduce the time required to produce supplies of influenza vaccine sufficient to meet national and even global needs.

VaxInnate's use of bacterial expression for production of influenza vaccines does not require costly expansion of manufacturing capacity, as do other influenza vaccine products. Due to its efficiency and transferability, VaxInnate's flu vaccine could instead be produced in existing biotechnology facilities that have microbial production capacity.

No other vaccine technology in use or in development today has these same potential capabilities.

Results of a Phase I study of VaxInnate's M2e universal vaccine candidate will be available this summer. The company plans to present the study data at a major scientific conference later this year and publish the data in a peer-reviewed journal.


'/>"/>

Contact: Janet Skidmore
skidmorecomm@earthlink.net
215-658-4915
VaxInnate
Source:Eurekalert

Related biology news :

1. Scientists, policymakers and industry leaders gather to discuss ocean iron fertilization
2. Book on weeds and invasive plants discusses how to manage them using ecological approaches
3. Presidents of Iceland, Bangladesh to discuss global climate change in New Orleans
4. Art meets science: Engineer discusses his photographs in free UH lecture
5. Leading researchers and experts gather to discuss latest advancements in drug discovery
6. Japanese and German researchers meet to discuss climate change
7. Biophysical Society to host discussions on the teaching of evolution and on the energy crisis
8. MIT professor to discuss future of biofuels
9. DHS, business leaders discuss technology to protect US at Homeland Security conference
10. Wildlife Conservation Society study finds seasonal seas save corals with tough love
11. NASA technology helps predict and prevent future pandemic outbreaks
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:6/22/2016)... June 22, 2016 On Monday, the Department ... industry to share solutions for the Biometric Exit Program. ... and Border Protection (CBP), explains that CBP intends to ... the United States , in order ... defeat imposters. Logo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20160622/382209LOGO ...
(Date:6/9/2016)... June 9, 2016  Perkotek an innovation leader in attendance control systems is proud ... work hours, for employers to make sure the right employees are actually signing in, ... ... ... ...
(Date:6/2/2016)... 2, 2016   The Weather Company , an IBM ... an industry-first capability in which consumers will be able to ... ask questions via voice or text and receive relevant information ... Marketers have long sought an advertising solution that ... be personal, relevant and valuable; and can scale across millions ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):
(Date:6/27/2016)... ... June 27, 2016 , ... Parallel 6 , the leading ... the Clinical Reach Virtual Patient Encounter CONSULT module which enables both audio ... and clinical trial team. , Using the CONSULT module, patients and physicians can schedule ...
(Date:6/24/2016)... TOKYO , June 24, 2016  Regular discussions on ... to take place between the two entities said Poloz. ... in Ottawa , he pointed to the ... and the federal government. ... Poloz said, "Both institutions have common economic goals, why not ...
(Date:6/23/2016)... ... June 23, 2016 , ... UAS LifeSciences, one ... of their brand, UP4™ Probiotics, into Target stores nationwide. The company, which has ... add Target to its list of well-respected retailers. This list includes such fine ...
(Date:6/23/2016)... ... June 23, 2016 , ... Charm Sciences, Inc. is ... has received AOAC Research Institute approval 061601. , “This is another AOAC-RI approval ... Bob Salter, Vice President of Regulatory and Industrial Affairs. “The Peel Plate methods ...
Breaking Biology Technology: