Navigation Links
Dainippon Sumitomo Pharma and SanBio Collaborate on Cell Therapy for Stroke Recovery
Date:10/4/2010

MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., Oct. 4 /PRNewswire/ -- Dainippon Sumitomo Pharma Co., Ltd. (DSP) and SanBio, Inc. (SanBio) today announced that they have entered into an option agreement to co-develop a new cell therapy for stroke recovery.

Under the agreement, DSP has received an option for exclusive U.S. and Canadian marketing rights to SB623.  SB623 is a promising cell therapy drug candidate being developed by SanBio for disabilities caused by stroke for which there are currently no effective therapies.  SB623 is an allogeneic cell product, derived from bone marrow stromal cells isolated from healthy donors.  Unlike autologous cell therapy, which requires individualized cell preparation, SB623 production can be scaled, enabling a more cost effective therapy for stroke patients. In preclinical studies to date, SB623 has dramatically improved function in animal models of stroke disability with no significant adverse effects.  The US FDA has recently permitted the initiation of human clinical trial of this innovative cell therapy.

"We expect to exercise this option based on results of a Phase I/IIa trial, already in preparation, and, if these results are favorable, intend to secure exclusive marketing rights to SB623 in the U.S. and Canada," said Masayo Tada, President and Chief Executive Officer of DSP.  "This therapy is an exciting, innovative approach to a profound unmet need for millions of patients. We believe SB623 can contribute to improved health and well being for people throughout the U.S. and Canada."

"Also, for DSP, this therapy is an excellent strategic fit. Our group has been developing business in North America through our subsidiary Sepracor Inc., soon to be called Sunovion Pharmaceuticals Inc.  The addition of this product should enhance our leadership position in the central nervous system (CNS) field, one of our highest priority therapeutic areas."

Keita Mori, co-CEO of SanBio, said, "DSP is an
'/>"/>

SOURCE SanBio, Inc.
Copyright©2010 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2

Related biology technology :

1. OncoGenex Pharmaceuticals to Present at the 9th Annual BIO Investor Forum
2. PDL BioPharma Completes October 1 Special Dividend Payment
3. Inaugural Pharma Exchange Conference Produced by Informex to Draw Together Milwaukee, Wisconsin Chemical Industry
4. Access Pharmaceuticals Furthers Progress on Its Cobalamin-mediated Targeted Drug Delivery Platform for siRNA
5. Syndax Pharmaceuticals to Present at BIO Investor Forum
6. ISTA Pharmaceuticals Highlights Clinical Data from REMURAâ„¢ Phase 2 Study Presented at the 6th International Conference on the Tear Film & Ocular Surface
7. Jiangbo Pharmaceuticals Announces Conference Call to Discuss Results for Fourth Quarter Fiscal 2010
8. Reportlinker Adds Shire plc: PharmaVitae Profile
9. Kevin Kruse Named Executive Director of the Society of Pharmaceutical and Biotech Trainers
10. Genesis Biopharma Announces $700K Private Financing
11. Signal Genetics Announces Partnership with Array BioPharma to Advance a Multiple Myeloma Program Backed by Companion Diagnostics
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:12/22/2014)... 2014 ITRA Global, one of the ... commercial real estate, has further expanded its global reach ... and Brisbane, Western Australia, reports Mylinda Vick, CCIM, Chairman ... ITRA Global / ACORPP (Australian Corporate Property and Projects) ... providing property services to a wide range of clients ...
(Date:12/19/2014)... MA (PRWEB) December 19, 2014 Charm ... MRLAFMQ test for the Detection of Aflatoxin M1 in ... to receive independent third party validation. The peer reviewed ... Unit of the Institute for Agricultural and Fisheries Research ... Group. , Aflatoxin B1, the most toxic aflatoxin ...
(Date:12/19/2014)... Dec. 19, 2014  Roche (SIX: RO, ROG; OTCQX: ... Inc. (Bina), a privately held company based in ... Bina provides a big data platform for centralized ... data. Bina,s proprietary on-market Genomic Management Solution, Bina-GMS ... to perform fast and scalable analyses to maximize ...
(Date:12/19/2014)... , Dec. 19, 2014 Research and Markets ... addition of the "Technology Innovations in Smart ... http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 ... Smart Fabrics" offers a detailed assessment on technological ... Key Findings: 1. The Smart ...
Breaking Biology Technology:ITRA Global Continues International Expansion in Perth and Brisbane, Australia 2Charm Sciences Achieves Independent Validation of First 15 Minute Quantitative Screening Method for Aflatoxin M1 2Roche acquires Bina Technologies and enters the genomic informatics market 2Roche acquires Bina Technologies and enters the genomic informatics market 3Technology Innovations in Smart Fabrics (Technical Insights) 2
... Europe,s premier biotech conference continues to grow and ... business network which provides comprehensive support for bioscience businesses ... today announced the results of the sixth annual BioTrinity ... 26 at Newbury Racecourse, UK, BioTrinity is now firmly ...
... April 25, 2012  Quest Diagnostics (NYSE: DGX ... and services, today announced a new genetic testing service ... neurology diagnostics, for amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS), also known ... the first clinically available testing service for detecting hexanucleotide repeat ...
... --  The Society of Chemical Manufacturers and ... SCD-iBIO , a new affiliate group that aims to ... application of biology for the production and processing of ... group is referred to by its acronym, which stands ...
Cached Biology Technology:Another Record Year for BioTrinity 2Another Record Year for BioTrinity 3Quest Diagnostics Announces C9orf72 Genetic Test for ALS (Lou Gehrig's Disease) 2Quest Diagnostics Announces C9orf72 Genetic Test for ALS (Lou Gehrig's Disease) 3SOCMA Announces Launch of SCD-iBIO Group 2
(Date:12/11/2014)... DUBLIN , Dec. 09, 2014 Research ... http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/9ql3kr/biometrics_market ) ... Market in India 2015-2019" report to their ... in this market is the adoption of multimodal ... one characteristic of an individual for verification and ...
(Date:12/10/2014)...  Valencell, a leader in performance biometric data sensor ... from its licensees for highly accurate, clinically validated biometric ... coming from fitness and health sectors, but first responders/military ... is only as useful as the biometric data it ... in long-term mass consumer adoption of wearable products," said ...
(Date:12/10/2014)...     Jifflenow ...   Jifflenow, a leading provider ... business-to-business (B2B) events, today announced a partnership with ... communication (NFC), Bluetooth low energy (BLE), and cloud-based ... Jifflenow will integrate its meeting scheduling ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):Biometrics Market in India 2015-2019: Key Vendors are 3M Cogent, NEC, Safran and Suprema 2Wearable Technology Products Demand Highly Accurate Biometric Technology 2Jifflenow And ITN International Bring Cutting-Edge Badge Scanning Technology To B2B Events 2Jifflenow And ITN International Bring Cutting-Edge Badge Scanning Technology To B2B Events 3
... on islands are highly vulnerable to introduced rats, which find ... impacts of rats on islands extend far beyond seabird nesting ... University of California, Santa Cruz. The study, which ... the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, has already ...
... of cell biology is to explain cellular activities ... needs to quantify molecular concentrations and aggregation states ... various complex processes. For a complex cellular ... localized, transient component processes, the need is for ...
... State University researchers helped write the first draft of ... Feb. 28, at the 50th Annual Maize Genetics Conference ... of Agronomy and director of the Center for Plant ... Srinivas Aluru, a Stanley Chair in Interdisciplinary Engineering and ...
Cached Biology News:Rats on islands disrupt ecosystems from land to sea, researchers find 2Rats on islands disrupt ecosystems from land to sea, researchers find 3Iowa State researchers help piece together the corn genome's first draft 2Iowa State researchers help piece together the corn genome's first draft 3Iowa State researchers help piece together the corn genome's first draft 4
MOUSE ANTI HUMAN B-CELLS (FMC7):FITC Immunogen: HRIK cells - Human B-Lymphoblastoid line...
... are ideal for use in refrigerators, freezers, or liquid ... vibrant colors allow for color coding to project, user, ... drainage or promote cool air circulation. Supplied with 9 ... tubes. Box dimensions: 13 x 13 x ...
RABBIT ANTI PARATHION...
RABBIT ANTI BACTERIAL HISTIDASE...
Biology Products: