Navigation Links
Clinical Data Acquires Epidauros Biotechnologie AG, Significantly Enhancing Proprietary Genetic Biomarker Portfolio
Date:8/23/2007

Genetic Biomarker Portfolio to Have Important Role in Targeted Drug

Development, Dosing Determination, and Pharmacogenetic Testing

Purchase Expands European Presence, Advances PGxHealth Test

Commercialization and Broadens Geographic Reach of Cogenics'

Pharmacogenomics Services

NEWTON, Mass., Aug. 23 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Clinical Data, Inc. (Nasdaq: CLDA) announced today that it has acquired privately held Epidauros Biotechnologie AG of Bernried, Germany, in a cash transaction valued at 8.75 million euros (or approximately $11.84 million). Epidauros brings to Clinical Data an established portfolio of proprietary genetic biomarkers, expertise in genetic biomarker discovery, relationships with leading diagnostic companies, and a fast-growing pharmacogenomics services business.

Among the strategic assets acquired by Clinical Data in the transaction is a significant intellectual property portfolio that includes biomarkers in genes relating to prominent drug transporters such as MDR1(1), OCT1(2), MRP1(3), and important cytochrome P450 drug metabolizing genes, such as CYP2B6(4) and CYP2D6(5). MDR1 encodes P-glycoprotein, a key protein involved in drug transport that is known to modulate drug disposition. In addition, the genes CYP2B6, OCT1, and MRP1 are implicated in the absorption, distribution, and metabolism of many drugs that span a variety of therapeutic classes and indications, and are likely to be important in both response and safety profiles for these drugs.

Clinical Data's President and CEO, Drew Fromkin, said, "We are pleased to have completed this highly strategic transaction, which we believe will enhance Clinical Data's ability to b
'/>"/>

SOURCE Clinical Data, Inc.
Copyright©2007 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2 3 4 5 6

Related biology technology :

1. BioRobot MDx standardize your automated protocols in clinical laboratories
2. What patients want: A story of choice, clinical trials & evidence-based medicine
3. ZyStor seeks to raise $15M for clinical trials
4. Prodesse begins clinical trials for flu virus detection
5. ConjuGon raises $3.3 million to fund clinical trials
6. Cancer-fighting agent heads for clinical trials
7. Quintessence cancer treatment chosen for clinical studies
8. Third Wave reports clinical growth, continued loss
9. Childrens expanding use of Sunrise Clinical Manager
10. Life-sciences conference to feature novel research with clinical potential
11. $14 million grant to drive clinical research at UW
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:7/31/2015)... Dallas, Texas (PRWEB) , ... July 31, 2015 ... ... research report, offering competitive market analysis and premium industry insights on the global ... challenges, based on a collective study of vivid market scenarios and analysis of ...
(Date:7/31/2015)... ... July 31, 2015 , ... R-Biopharm is proud to announce ... gluten in foods, has been accepted by AOAC International as Official First Action ... Fermented Cereal-Based Products by R5 Competitive ELISA,” based on a specific monoclonal antibody ...
(Date:7/30/2015)... 2015 AACC welcomed thousands of medical ... Annual Meeting & Clinical Lab Expo in ... meeting showcased revolutionary advancements in clinical testing technology ... providers to diagnose patients quickly and accurately and ... As of Wednesday, July 29, more ...
(Date:7/30/2015)... ... July 30, 2015 , ... Tronics, a ... Sales & Marketing Director. , With more than 25 years of experience ... reinforcing Tronics’ business development activities worldwide. He brings to the company his strong ...
Breaking Biology Technology:Resorcinol Market to Grow at 6% CAGR to 2019 Says New Research Report at ReportsnReports.com 2Resorcinol Market to Grow at 6% CAGR to 2019 Says New Research Report at ReportsnReports.com 3Resorcinol Market to Grow at 6% CAGR to 2019 Says New Research Report at ReportsnReports.com 4RIDASCREEN® Competitve Gliadin Receives AOAC Official First Action Status 2Innovative Research on Cancer, Heart Disease, and Infectious Diseases Draws More than 17,500 Attendees to 2015 AACC Annual Meeting 2Innovative Research on Cancer, Heart Disease, and Infectious Diseases Draws More than 17,500 Attendees to 2015 AACC Annual Meeting 3Innovative Research on Cancer, Heart Disease, and Infectious Diseases Draws More than 17,500 Attendees to 2015 AACC Annual Meeting 4Tronics appoints Francois Vieillard as Sales and Marketing Director 2
... PITTSBURGH, Nov. 21, 2011   ParentPlus LLC, a ... and proprietary human fertility technologies, is entering into a ... of further development of new products for IUI (Intra-Uterine ... pleased to announce the signing of this agreement which ...
... New Report Added in ResearchMoz Reports Database - ... Devices, Minimally Invasive Procedures in Ophthalmic Surgery to Drive the Ophthalmic ... Research . GBI Researchs report, ... Cataract Surgery Devices, Minimally Invasive Procedures in Ophthalmic Surgery to Drive ...
... Japan, November 18, 2011 - A research group from ... and Fujitsu Limited today announced that research results obtained ... Bell Prize, Peak-Performance at SC11, the International Conference for ... in Seattle, on November 17 (US Pacific Standard Time). ...
Cached Biology Technology:Pittsburgh Based ParentPlus Enters Collaboration with Vitrolife 2ResearchMoz: Ophthalmic Devices Market to 2017 - Glaucoma and Cataract Surgery Devices, Minimally Invasive Procedures in Ophthalmic Surgery to Drive the Ophthalmic Surgery Market 2ResearchMoz: Ophthalmic Devices Market to 2017 - Glaucoma and Cataract Surgery Devices, Minimally Invasive Procedures in Ophthalmic Surgery to Drive the Ophthalmic Surgery Market 3ResearchMoz: Ophthalmic Devices Market to 2017 - Glaucoma and Cataract Surgery Devices, Minimally Invasive Procedures in Ophthalmic Surgery to Drive the Ophthalmic Surgery Market 4'K computer' research results awarded ACM Gordon Bell Prize 2
(Date:7/31/2015)... SHENZHEN, China , 31 de julio de 2015 ... sobre Genómica (ICG-10,  www.icg-10.org ) del 22 al 25 ... . La conferencia celebra su décimo ... se ha convertido en una de las reuniones anuales ... ,ómicas, y es una de las conferencias científicas más ...
(Date:7/31/2015)... SHENZHEN, China , 31. Juli 2015 Die ... ) wird von BGI veranstaltet und findet vom ... Shenzhen, China , statt. ... Jubiläum. Seit ihrem Start 2006 ist die ICG ... Bereich „omik" geworden. Sie ist eines der dynamischsten, ...
(Date:7/27/2015)... , July 27, 2015  Synaptics Inc. (NASDAQ: ... interface solutions, today announced that Huawei has selected ... solution for its stylish smartwatch. Huawei chose the ... reliability, low power and highly responsive human interface ... Huawei designers also required a classic round watch ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):La 10ª Conferencia Internacional sobre Genómica (ICG-10) comienza en octubre 2La 10ª Conferencia Internacional sobre Genómica (ICG-10) comienza en octubre 3Die 10. internationale Konferenz zu Genomik (ICG-10) beginnt im Oktober 2Die 10. internationale Konferenz zu Genomik (ICG-10) beginnt im Oktober 3Synaptics Touchscreen Solution Powers New Huawei Watch 2Synaptics Touchscreen Solution Powers New Huawei Watch 3
... EVANSTON, Ill. --- A Northwestern University research team ... could be used to deliver chemotherapy drugs locally ... removed. The flexible microfilm device, which ... be customized easily into different shapes, has the ...
... planning of the preparatory activities for a new tentative ... satellite. On 7 September, preparatory activities for the ... Russia were stopped by Eurockot due to an anomaly ... and navigation subsystem of the launcher,s Upper Stage Breeze ...
... reveal an electromagnetic marker that predicts a patient,s ... "Such biomarkers that identify who will benefit ... minimize trial-and-error prescribing and speed delivery of care ... Carlos Zarate, M.D., of the National Institute of ...
Cached Biology News:Nanodiamond drug device could transform cancer treatment 2Nanodiamond drug device could transform cancer treatment 3Millisecond brain signals predict response to fast-acting antidepressant 2
Request Info...
Please email us with project details and we will respond within 24 hours to your query!...
Makes gels easy to load and track during electrophoresis. 10X concentrate of Bromophenol Blue, glycerol solution....
Request Info...
Biology Products: