Navigation Links
Anavex appoints Dr. Dimitri Goundis to lead Clinical Development
Date:4/16/2008

GENEVA, Switzerland, April 16 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ - Anavex Life Sciences Corp. ("ANAVEX") (OTCBB: AVXL) today announced the appointment of Dr. Dimitri Goundis as Project Director of Clinical Development as the company prepares to enter human clinical trials with its lead Alzheimer's compound within the next 12 months.

Dr. Goundis has more than 20 years experience in the management of clinical trials, including leadership positions at Speedel AG (SWX: SPPN), The Medicines Company (NASDAQ: MDCO) and Roche (SWX: ROG). He has successfully led the development of several medications currently on the market, including SPP 100 (Tekturna/Rasilez), which was licensed by Novartis (NYSE: NVS) and subsequently approved by the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA), the European Commission and the Swiss Agency for Therapeutic Products (Swissmedic), Switzerland's drug and device regulatory agency.

Dr. Goundis will lead the clinical development of ANAVEX's robust pipeline. He will establish a clinical development team as well as select and manage the contract research organizations that will work with ANAVEX to move its drug candidates through clinical trials in preparation for submission to the FDA and other regulatory agencies. Dr. Goundis will be responsible for medicinal chemistry and for galenics, which pertains to the formulation of therapeutic agents into palatable or otherwise practically useful formulations.

"We are honored to welcome Dr. Goundis as a key member of ANAVEX's senior management team and be
'/>"/>

SOURCE Anavex Life Sciences Corp.
Copyright©2008 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2 3 4

Related biology technology :

1. Anavex 7-1037 reduces rate of cancer tumor growth 69% in pre-clinical studies, compared to currently marketed drug Dacarbazine showing no measurable activity
2. Anavex strengthens Board of Directors
3. Anavex advances drug candidate for treatment of Alzheimers disease
4. Phytomedics Inc. Appoints Dr. Laurie Smaldone Alsup, MD., as President and Chief Executive Officer
5. Metabolex Appoints Donald Hill as Chief Financial Officer
6. Biopure Appoints New Independent Auditor
7. Indivumed Appoints Annette Kassen as Vice President Clinical Research
8. ADVENTRX Appoints Vice President of Manufacturing
9. Egenix, Inc. Appoints Dr. Daniel Petrylak Chairman of Scientific Advisory Board
10. NanoLogix Inc. Provides Financial Update, Appoints Bert Pharis as New Director
11. Observant LLC Appoints Two New Directors to the Senior Management Team
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:1/22/2015)... Cambridge Semantics, the leading provider of smart ... 2014 was a record-breaking year across the board for the ... Smart Data Platform and our Smart Data solutions, our customers ... data which led to record growth for the company in ...
(Date:1/22/2015)... 22, 2015 Crystal Diagnostics (CDx) Xpress System, ... has received AOAC-PTM Certifications for the six non-O157 Shiga toxin-producing ... collectively referred to as STEC or the “Big-6”) as well ... unit (cfu) per 325 g of raw ground beef and ...
(Date:1/22/2015)... 2015 Dr. Greg Leyer of UAS Labs ... Natural Supplements Pre-Conference seminar on probiotics in San Diego, CA. ... continuing education conference for health care professionals. This year’s pre-conference ... of probiotics in health. Dr. Leyer spoke about the emerging ...
(Date:1/22/2015)... NJ (PRWEB) January 22, 2015 ... technologies such as the Bioruptor® and complete solutions ... system for chromatin immunoprecipitation, alleviating the need for ... and controls needed for ChIP of histones or ...
Breaking Biology Technology:Cambridge Semantics Announces Record Results for 2014 2Crystal Diagnostics Awarded AOAC-PTM Accreditation for the Rapid Detection of “Big 6” E.coli Food Pathogens 2Diagenode Launches Unique Semi-Automated Solution for Chromatin Immunoprecipitation 2
... MARCY L,ETOILE, France , May 21 ... entered into a partnership to commercialize a mass spectrometry ... work with Shimadzu and their subsidiary, Kratos Analytical, to ... integration into the microbiology laboratory workflow. This new solution ...
... , May 21 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ - Oncolytics Biotech Inc. ("Oncolytics") (TSX:ONC, ... (REOLYSIN(R)) are available on the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) website ... . The research is scheduled to be presented at the ASCO 2010 ... , , , ...
... Ill., May 21 Abbott (NYSE: ... to acquire full ownership of Piramal,s Healthcare Solutions business (Domestic ... an up-front payment of $2.12 billion , plus ... Abbott the No. 1 position in the Indian pharmaceutical market. ...
Cached Biology Technology:Shimadzu and bioMerieux Enter into Partnership for Mass Spectrometry Applications in Microbiology 2Shimadzu and bioMerieux Enter into Partnership for Mass Spectrometry Applications in Microbiology 3Shimadzu and bioMerieux Enter into Partnership for Mass Spectrometry Applications in Microbiology 4Oncolytics Biotech(R) Inc. Announces Reovirus Research to be Presented at ASCO Annual Meeting 2Oncolytics Biotech(R) Inc. Announces Reovirus Research to be Presented at ASCO Annual Meeting 3Oncolytics Biotech(R) Inc. Announces Reovirus Research to be Presented at ASCO Annual Meeting 4Abbott to Become No. 1 Pharmaceutical Company in India with Acquisition of Piramal's Healthcare Solutions Business 2Abbott to Become No. 1 Pharmaceutical Company in India with Acquisition of Piramal's Healthcare Solutions Business 3Abbott to Become No. 1 Pharmaceutical Company in India with Acquisition of Piramal's Healthcare Solutions Business 4Abbott to Become No. 1 Pharmaceutical Company in India with Acquisition of Piramal's Healthcare Solutions Business 5Abbott to Become No. 1 Pharmaceutical Company in India with Acquisition of Piramal's Healthcare Solutions Business 6
(Date:12/15/2014)... 2014 Research and Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/87pph8/global_facial ) ... Recognition Market 2015-2019" report to their offering. ... recognition is a technology used for the identification of ... of a person such as nose, jaw edges, mouth, ...
(Date:12/11/2014)... , Dec. 10, 2014  Data Sciences International (DSI), ... released a new series of digital telemetry implants ... researchers. M series, part of the PhysioTel™ Digital ... best possible physiologic data when incorporating functional endpoints ...
(Date:12/10/2014)... , Dec. 9, 2014 CIE San Diego has launched ... connective tissue that enhances care coordination among social service and ... earned a second $1 million grant from the Alliance Healthcare ... and; will be recognized as a "Live Well San Diego" ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):Global Facial Recognition Market 2015-2019: Key Vendors are 3M Cogent, Cognitec Systems, NEC and Safran Group 2Global Facial Recognition Market 2015-2019: Key Vendors are 3M Cogent, Cognitec Systems, NEC and Safran Group 3New telemetry implants expected to change how large animal toxicology studies are conducted 2Community Information Exchange San Diego Launches Pilot, Secures $1 Million Expansion Grant, and Becomes a "Live Well San Diego" Partner 2Community Information Exchange San Diego Launches Pilot, Secures $1 Million Expansion Grant, and Becomes a "Live Well San Diego" Partner 3Community Information Exchange San Diego Launches Pilot, Secures $1 Million Expansion Grant, and Becomes a "Live Well San Diego" Partner 4
... KAN. -- Research from a Kansas State University professor ... injury or to study neurological disorders. Mark Weiss, ... for spinal cord injury or diseases such as Parkinson,s ... therapy and regenerative medicine -- a type of research ...
... Wales and the United States have collaborated to complete ... energy crop called miscanthus. The results published in ... PLoS One provide a significant breakthrough towards ... results from the long-term collaboration between energy crop company ...
... study by Indiana University researchers confirm anecdotal evidence that ... to female orgasm. While the findings are ... of its association with exercises for core abdominal muscles, ... Herbenick, co-director of the Center for Sexual Health Promotion ...
Cached Biology News:Genetic research develops tools for studying diseases, improving regenerative treatment 2First complete full genetic map of promising energy crop 2First complete full genetic map of promising energy crop 3Study: Exercise can lead to female orgasm, sexual pleasure 2Study: Exercise can lead to female orgasm, sexual pleasure 3
... 50g of purified RNA samples for RT-PCR and ... of the advantages and applications you expect from ... can be used for enzymatic applications such as ... optimised for the stabilization of aqueous RNA samples ...
... PYREX Fernbach-style culture flasks have triple baffles ... bottom to achieve maximal oxygen transfer to ... marking spot., A wide range of optional ... Polypropylene colored caps for ease of ...
... template is designed to allow kanamycin/neomycin ... It combines a prokaryotic promoter (gb2) ... E.coli with a eukaryotic promoter (PGK) ... cells. The prokaryotic promoter gb2 is ...
... FRT-PGK-gb2-neo-FRT template is designed to ... cells. The FRT-PGK-gb2-neo-FRT template encodes the ... promoter (gb2) for expression of kanamycin resistance ... promoter (PGK) for expression of neomycin resistance ...
Biology Products: