Navigation Links
David H. Murdock Research Institute Assumes Control of the Immune Tolerance Institute and Establishes a State of the Art Human Immune Monitoring Laboratory for Biomarker Discovery and Development
Date:6/9/2011

KANNAPOLIS, N.C., June 9, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The David H. Murdock Research Institute (DHMRI) today announced the acquisition of the Immune Tolerance Institute, Inc. (ITI) as a next step in the continued growth of the Institute, located on the North Carolina Research Campus in Kannapolis, NC. Driven by a mission to accelerate the discovery and development of breakthrough treatments for the range of immune-related diseases, the DHMRI provides integrated, state-of-the-art genomic, cellular, proteomic and bioinformatics technology platforms as a major resource for a range of academic and industry partners undertaking both preclinical and clinical research. By acquiring ITI, DHMRI is enhancing its already comprehensive and unique set of collocated capabilities to accelerate the discovery of novel immunomodulatory therapies and of the corresponding biomarkers necessary for their effective translation into medical practice.

Biomarkers can help to better predict the course of disease progression, the likelihood of an individual's response to diet or therapeutic intervention, as well as serving as surrogate endpoints of mechanism, efficacy, and safety.  Indeed, biomarkers were cited in the FDA's Critical Path Opportunities Report as one of the most critical areas for improving the quality, success rate, development time and cost effectiveness of medicine development. Equivalent bioanalytical approaches are becoming increasingly applied in the agricultural and nutritional areas to provide an objective scientific assessment of both the dietary composition of the foods and their functional effects on the immune and other physiological systems.  

"Advancing immune science will lead to new approaches to investigate the biological mechanisms of disease and functional properties of foods to better determine and predict the efficacy and safety of emerging products.   Such efforts have the potential to benefit human health and disease managemen
'/>"/>

SOURCE ITI
Copyright©2010 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2 3

Related biology technology :

1. Omeros Appoints David A. Mann to its Board of Directors
2. [video] David Brown, President and CEO of LifeVantage Corporation, Discusses Record Page Views on WallSt.nets 3-Minute Press Show
3. Encorium Appoints David Ginsberg President and Chief Executive Officer, Announces Changes to the Board of Directors
4. Trusted LASIK Surgeons Welcomes Leading LASIK Eye Surgery Expert, Inventor David Huang, M.D., Los Angeles, to Its Unique Lasik Directory Service
5. David Hsia, Ph.D. Joins Kinex Pharmaceuticals Board of Directors
6. Lumiphore Partners with Biophor Diagnostics, Inc. to Develop Tests for Drugs of Abuse; Appoints Ibis Biosciences Founder David J. Ecker to Board
7. Pacira Pharmaceuticals, Inc. Adds Experienced Physician Dr. David St. Peter to Leadership Team
8. David H. Murdock Research Institute Taps Waters for Laboratory Technology
9. PercSys Names David Auth and Howard Palefsky to Its Board of Directors
10. Prominent Urologist Dr. David B. Samadi Presents Breakthrough Robotic Surgery Techniques on OR Live Webcast
11. BrainCells Inc. Appoints David E. Thompson to Its Board of Directors
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:1/15/2014)... Jan. 15, 2014 TaiGen Biotechnology Company, Limited ("TaiGen") ... with R-Pharm, a leading Russian pharmaceutical company, to develop ... Russian Federation , Turkey ... (CIS). Nemonoxacin is a novel antibiotic for the treatment of ...
(Date:1/14/2014)... Histogen, Inc., a regenerative medicine company developing ... simulated embryonic conditions, today announced that they have entered ... for physician-dispensed aesthetic products containing Histogen’s proprietary multipotent cell ... an amendment to the existing license between Histogen and ...
(Date:1/14/2014)... York, NY (PRWEB) January 14, 2014 ... of Alliqua, Inc. (OTCQB: ALQA). Alliqua is an emerging ... to serve the wound care market. , Free report ... was restructured with a seasoned management team and Board, ...
(Date:1/14/2014)... iLab Solutions, the leader in core facility management software, today ... In this role, Michelle will work with current and potential ... development of iLab products. Her main goal will be to ... scientific community by offering the most advanced, user-friendly, and high-impact ...
Breaking Biology Technology:TaiGen Biotechnology Signed Exclusive License Agreement with R-Pharm for Nemonoxacin (Taigexyn(R)) 2TaiGen Biotechnology Signed Exclusive License Agreement with R-Pharm for Nemonoxacin (Taigexyn(R)) 3TaiGen Biotechnology Signed Exclusive License Agreement with R-Pharm for Nemonoxacin (Taigexyn(R)) 4Histogen and Suneva Medical Expand License for Cell Conditioned Media-based Aesthetic Products Internationally 2Histogen and Suneva Medical Expand License for Cell Conditioned Media-based Aesthetic Products Internationally 3EquitiesIQ Initiates Coverage of Alliqua, Inc. 2EquitiesIQ Initiates Coverage of Alliqua, Inc. 3iLab Solutions Announces Michelle Detwiler as the New Director of Product Strategy 2
... the stress of the Second Lebanon War suffered fewer attacks ... focusing on feelings. This has been shown in a new ... the Technion-Israel Institute of Technology and Carmel Medical Center. "Because ... is important to uncover all the factors that impact the ...
... biggest Roman candle has got nothing on this. Using ... Earth or on a giant planet, Washington State University ... storing vast amounts of energy. "If you think about ... storage outside of nuclear energy," says Choong-Shik Yoo, a ...
... A major breakthrough in remote wave sensing by a ... for detecting hidden explosives, chemical, biological agents and illegal ... new, all-optical system, using terahertz (THz) wave technology, has ... it can "see through" clothing and packaging materials and ...
Cached Biology Technology:Can multiple sclerosis attacks be minimized in a war zone? 2A revolutionary breakthrough in terahertz remote sensing 2
(Date:4/18/2014)... Peru found that 28 percent of the batches ... Many pills released the active ingredient too slowly. ... had no active ingredient at all. , ... Georgia Institute of Technology developed a sophisticated approach ... drugs and then characterize their chemical composition. The ...
(Date:4/18/2014)... population predicted to reach 9 billion by 2050 ... considers human-altered landscapes such as farmland, according to ... that supports it might be an increasingly scarce ... of the land surface is directly affected by ... impacts such as climate change. But what if ...
(Date:4/18/2014)... Ancient DNA adds a twist to the story of ... be published April 21 in the journal Proceedings of ... the bones of chickens that lived 200-2300 years ago in ... domestic chickens may have looked far different from the chickens ... the traits we associate with modern domestic chickens -- such ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):Counterfeit contraceptives found in South America 2Counterfeit contraceptives found in South America 3Stanford researchers rethink 'natural' habitat for wildlife 2Stanford researchers rethink 'natural' habitat for wildlife 3Stanford researchers rethink 'natural' habitat for wildlife 4Ancient DNA offers clues to how barnyard chickens came to be 2
... , This release is available in ... thinks of herbal teas or valerian drops. However, that ... the Fraunhofer Institute for Molecular Biology and Applied Ecology ... to produce biopharmaceuticals. Those are proteins that, unlike many ...
... competitive realm of bacteria, cheaters must be kept in ... that in one bacterium, at least, bacterial cooperators can ... for dominance. "Even simple organisms such as ... Velicer, who with Ph.D. student Pauline Manhes has reported ...
... with rheumatoid arthritis are two times more likely to ... controls -- an association which was sustained even when ... controlled for, according to a study presented today at ... 15,766 patients with RA and 15,340 controls found that ...
Cached Biology News:Medicines from plants 2'Policing' stops cheaters from dominating groups of cooperative bacteria 2'Policing' stops cheaters from dominating groups of cooperative bacteria 3'Policing' stops cheaters from dominating groups of cooperative bacteria 4
Identify and characterize Phosphoinositide (PI(4,5)P2) binding...
... Moto Alpha unit with motorized heated lid and ... is useful for microarrays and chips. The four ... The sealing force of the motorized lid is ... give repeatable results. This interchangeable Moto Alpha unit ...
... Anti-Krueppel-like factor 15 (KLF15) KLF15 is ... found abundantly expressed in the liver, kidneys, ... NP_054798 Specificity: Polyclonal antibody produced in ... to a region of human KLF15 with ...
... For affinity chromatography, Affi-Prep protein ... (IgG), selectively remove IgG prior to ... adsorb immune complexes for antigen purification. ... region of immunoglobulins, especially IgG from ...
Biology Products: