Navigation Links
Burnham Announces Assay Development and License Agreement with Johnson & Johnson Pharmaceutical Research & Development, L.L.C.
Date:1/13/2009

LA JOLLA, Calif., Jan. 13 /PRNewswire/ -- Burnham Institute for Medical Research (Burnham) has signed an assay development and license agreement with Johnson & Johnson Pharmaceutical Research and Development, L.L.C. (J&JPRD). The agreement is Burnham's first broad-based partnership with a large pharmaceutical company.

Under this multi-year agreement, Burnham will provide J&JPRD with access to high-throughput assay screening technologies to investigate certain drug targets for inflammatory diseases. Financial terms were not disclosed.

"This collaboration offers great synergies," said Dr. John Reed, Burnham President and CEO, Professor and Donald Bren Presidential Chair. "Burnham has great expertise in finding new targets and screening compounds to identify chemical leads, and I believe this collaboration will foster the discovery of drug products with real clinical potential."

About Burnham Institute for Medical Research

Burnham Institute for Medical Research is dedicated to revealing the fundamental molecular causes of disease and devising the innovative therapies of tomorrow. Burnham, with operations in California and Florida, is one of the fastest growing research institutes in the country. The Institute ranks among the top four institutions nationally for NIH grant funding and among the top 25 organizations worldwide for its research impact. Burnham utilizes a unique, collaborative approach to medical research and has established major research programs in cancer, neurodegeneration, diabetes, infectious and inflammatory and childhood diseases. The Institute is known for its world-class capabilities in stem cell research and drug discovery technologies.

In September 2008, Burnham was awarded a prestigious six-year, $98 million Molecular Libraries Probe Production Centers Network (MLPCN) grant from the National Institutes of Health, and is one of four comprehensive small-molecule screening and discovery centers in the nation.

Burnham is a nonprofit, public benefit corporation. For more information, please visit www.burnham.org.

    Media Contacts:
    Josh Baxt
    Burnham Institute for Medical Research
    jbaxt@burnham.org
    858-795-5236

    Martina Schwarzkopf, Ph.D.
    Russo Partners, LLC
    martina.schwarzkopf@russopartnersllc.com
    212-845-4292


'/>"/>
SOURCE Burnham Institute for Medical Research
Copyright©2009 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Related biology technology :

1. The Burnham Institute for Medical Research Becomes a GeneGo Center of Excellence Using MetaCore for Stem Cell Research and Neurology
2. Cyntellect to Collaborate With the Burnham Institute for Medical Research
3. Oncolytics Biotech Inc. Announces Issuance of 31st U.S. Patent
4. Neurobiological Technologies Announces Suspension of Viprinex Development
5. Cepheid Announces Preliminary 2008 Fourth Quarter and Full Year Revenue Results
6. Datafarm, Inc., Announces the Appointment of Daniel F. Orfe to Vice President, Global Regulatory Submission Services
7. Varian, Inc. Announces Online Experience
8. Victhom announces the completion of the second phase of the apnea therapy development
9. The Risk Management and Patient Safety Institute Announces Winter and Spring 2009 Audio Program Lineup, Annual Conference Dates
10. Synvista Therapeutics Announces Progress in Phase 2 Clinical Trial Program for Alagebrium
11. Abbott Announces Earnings Guidance for 2009
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:3/24/2017)... March 24, 2017   Sienna Biopharmaceuticals, Inc. , ... today announced that Richard Peterson will join ... Peterson, who brings more than two decades ... , who is retiring at the end of April ... capacity. Peterson joins Sienna from Novan, Inc., where he ...
(Date:3/23/2017)... , ... March 23, 2017 , ... Lajollacooks4u is proud to announce it has become ... hosted corporate cooking challenges for companies around the world, such as Illumina, HP and Qualcomm, ... the reason for its increasing popularity is due to its new team building format, a ...
(Date:3/23/2017)... 23, 2017  SeraCare Life Sciences, Inc., a ... vitro diagnostics manufacturers and clinical laboratories, is ... multiplexed Inherited Cancer reference material ... next-generation sequencing (NGS). The Seraseq™ Inherited Cancer DNA ... from industry experts to validate the ability ...
(Date:3/23/2017)... (PRWEB) , ... March 23, 2017 , ... ... was recently selected by the Connecticut Technology Council (CTC) as a 2017 Women ... CTC’s thirteenth annual Women of Innovation Awards Dinner. , The dinner recognizes women ...
Breaking Biology Technology:
(Date:3/2/2017)... -- Summary This report provides all the information ... and activities since 2010. ... Read the full report: http://www.reportlinker.com/p03605615-summary/view-report.html ... provides an in-depth insight into the partnering activity of one ... demand company reports are prepared upon purchase to ensure inclusion ...
(Date:3/2/2017)... , March 2, 2017 Who risk ... lawsuits? Download the full report: https://www.reportbuyer.com/product/4313699/ ... THE FINGERPRINT SENSOR FIELD? Fingerprint sensors using capacitive ... The fingerprint sensor vendor Idex forecasts an increase of ... mobile devices and of the fingerprint sensor market between ...
(Date:3/1/2017)... -- Aware, Inc. (NASDAQ: AWRE), a leading supplier of biometrics ... has resigned, effective March 3, 2017, as co-Chief ... Treasurer of Aware citing a desire to retire.  Mr. ... the Board of Directors of Aware. ... co-President, General Counsel has been named Chief Executive Officer, ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):