Navigation Links
Bolder BioTechnology Receives $1.9 Million NIH Grant to Continue Development of Long-Acting Growth Hormone Product
Date:12/16/2008

BOULDER, Colo.,Dec. 16 /PRNewswire/ -- Bolder BioTechnology, Inc. today announced that it has been awarded a $1.9 million Phase II Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) grant from the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID) of The National Institutes of Health (NIH). The grant will be used to perform additional preclinical toxicology and pharmacology studies of the company's proprietary long-acting growth hormone product, which is being developed as a potential treatment for growth hormone deficiency, short stature in children and HIV-associated adipose redistribution syndrome (HARS). Receipt of the entire grant award is contingent upon the achievement of certain research milestones.

George (Joe) Cox, Ph.D., Company President and Principal Investigator for the grant, stated, "We are delighted to receive continued support from NIAID for our long-acting growth hormone program. Funding from a Phase I SBIR grant from NIAID allowed us to complete many of the studies required by the Food and Drug Administration for filing an Investigational New Drug application to begin testing our long-acting growth hormone analog in people. We obtained important proof-of-concept data demonstrating that our long-acting growth hormone analog can be administered less frequently, but with comparable efficacy, as a leading daily growth hormone therapy in a validated animal model of growth hormone deficiency. Recombinant human growth hormone products have annual worldwide sales of over $2 billion. However, these products are inconvenient to use because they must be injected daily, typically for many years. We expect our product will be a once weekly growth hormone therapy, providing patients with an easier to use and potentially more effective treatment for their disease."

The NIH SBIR program is a peer-reviewed grant program that provides research support to small businesses to discover and develop innovative bio
'/>"/>

SOURCE Bolder BioTechnology, Inc.
Copyright©2008 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2

Related biology technology :

1. Bolder BioTechnology Receives $1.6 million NIH Grant to Continue Development of Multiple Sclerosis Drug
2. Spherix Shareholders Support Companys Focus on Naturlose, Biotechnology
3. New White Paper Details Strategies for Biotechnology Companies to Improve EH&S Compliance
4. Thomson Scientific to Host Pharmaceutical Vision - A Users Conference for Information, Regulatory Affairs, Competitive Intelligence and Biotechnology Professionals
5. Lixte Biotechnology Holdings, Inc. Announces the Initial Trading of Its Common Stock Under the Symbol: LIXT
6. Luminex Corporation to Present at Biotechnology Industry Organization Investor Forum
7. An Uncommon Eye: Photography Exhibit by Biotechnology Executive at BHCC Gallery
8. Onyx Pharmaceuticals to Present at Biotechnology Industry Organization Investor Forum
9. Leading Biotechnology Company Grows with StayinFront CRM
10. Kosan Biosciences to Present at the Biotechnology Industry Organization Investor Forum
11. Wyeth Pharmaceuticals Acquires Haptogen Ltd. to Boost Biotechnology Drug Discovery
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:4/20/2015)... April 20, 2015 Stent retriever thrombectomy, ... vessels in the brain reduced disability after stroke, ... Jovin, MD, President of the Society of Vascular ... is a giant step forward that will change ... stroke patients," said Jovin, who is associate professor ...
(Date:4/20/2015)... Calif. , April 20, 2015  Ardelyx, ... company focused on cardio-renal, gastrointestinal and metabolic diseases, ... MRCP, has joined the Company,s Board of Directors. ... and board level experience, having built and led ... development, regulatory approval and into healthcare systems globally. ...
(Date:4/20/2015)... -- - Development of a Novel Taxane ... Platform - To be Presented on Tuesday, Apr 21, ... of Antibody-drug Conjugates Using an anti-HER2 Monoclonal Antibody and ... 19, 1:00 PM EST Invictus Oncology Private ... that the company,s novel computational platform technology (VOLVOX) for ...
(Date:4/20/2015)... Global Stem Cells Group today announced plans ... of aesthetic medicine experts and innovators. GSCG Advisory Board ... company’s brand new training course that combines facial fat ... , The course is designed to address the primary ... facial aging caused by volume loss. , The ...
Breaking Biology Technology:SVIN President Tudor Jovin, MD, Co-Leads Groundbreaking Stroke Study In The New England Journal Of Medicine 2SVIN President Tudor Jovin, MD, Co-Leads Groundbreaking Stroke Study In The New England Journal Of Medicine 3Ardelyx Appoints Dr. Annalisa Jenkins to Its Board of Directors 2Ardelyx Appoints Dr. Annalisa Jenkins to Its Board of Directors 3Ardelyx Appoints Dr. Annalisa Jenkins to Its Board of Directors 4Invictus Oncology Announces Two Posters to be Presented Describing its Platform Technology on Supramolecular Therapeutics at the American Association for Cancer Research Annual Meeting, 2015 2Global Stem Cells Group to Host Featured Speaker at The Aesthetic Meeting 2015 in Montreal 2Global Stem Cells Group to Host Featured Speaker at The Aesthetic Meeting 2015 in Montreal 3
... Fla., May 9, 2011 Dyadic International, Inc. ... focused on the discovery, development, manufacture and sale ... industrial enzyme and biopharmaceutical industries, today announced that ... and development center in The Netherlands, will be ...
... Accuray Incorporated (Nasdaq: ARAY ), a global ... the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission has declared effective ... previously announced acquisition of TomoTherapy Incorporated (Nasdaq: TOMO). The ... be mailed to TomoTherapy shareholders on or about Monday, ...
... Ardea Biosciences, Inc. (Nasdaq: RDEA ), ... therapeutics for the treatment of serious diseases, today reported ... ended March 31, 2011. "Results from our recently completed ... demonstrate lesinurad,s potential to bring relief to millions of ...
Cached Biology Technology:SEC Declares Accuray Form S-4 Registration Statement Effective in Proposed Acquisition of TomoTherapy 2SEC Declares Accuray Form S-4 Registration Statement Effective in Proposed Acquisition of TomoTherapy 3SEC Declares Accuray Form S-4 Registration Statement Effective in Proposed Acquisition of TomoTherapy 4Ardea Biosciences Reports Recent Accomplishments and Announces First Quarter 2011 Financial Results 2Ardea Biosciences Reports Recent Accomplishments and Announces First Quarter 2011 Financial Results 3Ardea Biosciences Reports Recent Accomplishments and Announces First Quarter 2011 Financial Results 4Ardea Biosciences Reports Recent Accomplishments and Announces First Quarter 2011 Financial Results 5Ardea Biosciences Reports Recent Accomplishments and Announces First Quarter 2011 Financial Results 6
(Date:3/23/2015)... March 23, 2015   HOYOS Labs , a ... today announced that the Company will demonstrate multiple biometrics-based ... and consumers at Connect:ID on March 23 through 25, ... Labs will highlight the IEEE Biometric Open Protocol Standard; ... and enterprise access control system. BOPS was invented by ...
(Date:3/20/2015)... --Research and Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/4stcg3/india_sensors ) ... Sensors Market Forecast and Opportunities 2020" report ... is projected to grow at a CAGR over ... industrial and healthcare sectors are the key application ... adoption of MEMS technology in sensors is growing ...
(Date:3/20/2015)... --Research and Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/vkzvcs/iris_biometrics ) has announced ... Business Report" report to their offering. This ... Thousands. The report provides separate comprehensive analytics for the US, ... Europe , Asia-Pacific , ... America . Annual estimates and forecasts are ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):HOYOS Labs to Showcase Host of Biometrics Technologies at Connect:ID in Washington, D.C. 2HOYOS Labs to Showcase Host of Biometrics Technologies at Connect:ID in Washington, D.C. 3India Sensors Market Forecast and Opportunities 2020 - STMicroelectronics held the largest share in 2014 2India Sensors Market Forecast and Opportunities 2020 - STMicroelectronics held the largest share in 2014 3Iris Biometrics - Global Strategic Business Report 2015: System & Network Access Control - A Robust Market Opportunity in the Offing 2Iris Biometrics - Global Strategic Business Report 2015: System & Network Access Control - A Robust Market Opportunity in the Offing 3Iris Biometrics - Global Strategic Business Report 2015: System & Network Access Control - A Robust Market Opportunity in the Offing 4Iris Biometrics - Global Strategic Business Report 2015: System & Network Access Control - A Robust Market Opportunity in the Offing 5
... Laws protecting the critically endangered Sumatran Tiger have failed ... Indonesia, according to a TRAFFIC report launched today. ... whiskers and bones, were on sale in 10 percent ... 28 cities and towns across Sumatra. Outlets included goldsmiths, ...
... of dinosaur unearthed in Mexico is giving scientists fresh insights ... an international research team led by scientists from the Utah ... To date, the dinosaur record from Mexico has been sparse, ... Natural History, Utahs designated natural history museum. The new ...
... The U.S. Department of Homeland,Security (DHS) ... additional,fingerprints from international visitors arriving at San ... part of the,department,s upgrade from two- to ... travel by more accurately and,efficiently establishing and ...
Cached Biology News:Body part by body part, Sumatran tigers are being sold into extinction 2New dinosaur from Mexico offers insights into ancient life on West America 2New dinosaur from Mexico offers insights into ancient life on West America 3New dinosaur from Mexico offers insights into ancient life on West America 4New dinosaur from Mexico offers insights into ancient life on West America 5New dinosaur from Mexico offers insights into ancient life on West America 6DHS Begins Collecting 10 Fingerprints From International Visitors at San Francisco International Airport 2
Bis-Acrylamide (bis) is a monomer used as a crosslinker with acrylamide to form polyacrylamide electrophoretic gels. This 2% bis solution is supplied as 500 ml....
... EnVision™ G|2 Doublestain System is a ... visualization kit. The kit is intended ... simultaneous detection of two different antigens ... compatible with suitably diluted rabbit and ...
AVOID FREEZE/THAW CYCLES. Recognizes the UCP-2 protein....
Rabbit Anti-Human Janus Kinase 2 (JAK2 Polyclonal Antibody Family: Protein Kinase Sub-Family: TYK2/JAK Applications: ELISA, Western Blot...
Biology Products: