Navigation Links
Decision Biomarkers Awarded U.S. Patent for Protein Array Surface Chemistry
Date:12/10/2007

Strengthens DBI's Portfolio of Technologies for Enabling Faster, Easier Quantification of Protein Biomarkers in Translational Medicine and Adaptive

Clinical Trials

WALTHAM, Mass., Dec. 10 /PRNewswire/ -- Decision Biomarkers Inc (DBI), a leading developer of protein biomarker analysis systems for pharmaceutical research and development, today announced the company's PATH(R) technology has been awarded United States Patent 7,297,497 by the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office. The patent applies to a novel, ultra-thin nitrocellulose surface chemistry that enables the detection of low-abundance proteins. This technology is integrated into DBI's AVANTRA(TM)Q400 Biomarker Workstation, a new, easy-to-use, immunoassay system that enables non-specialized technicians to perform complex protein biomarker analyses in the lab or directly at a clinical trial site.

Protein microarray glass slides utilizing the PATH(R) technology are also available from leading life science consumable suppliers to enable researchers to perform ultra sensitive assays including sandwich immunoassays, capture immunoassays, protein profiling, and protein characterization.

"Nitrocellulose has proven to be the protein-assay substrate of choice for decades. With this technology, researchers can use a wide variety of fluorescence probes to make protein assays easier, faster and more sensitive than ever before," said Roger Dowd, CEO and President of DBI. "By delivering a high signal-to-noise ratio and low background fluorescence, we believe the PATH(R) surface chemistry to be far superior to other commercially available protein-array surfaces."

The AVANTRA(TM)Q400 Biomarker Workstation, DBI's flagship product, is commercially available with various protein biomarker content including "off-the-shelf" multiplex biomarker panels for oncology, immunology, and cardiology, along with custom content defined by the Company's collaborators.

About Decision Biomarkers Inc

Decision Biomarkers is a privately-held life science tools company that has developed the next-generation technology for protein biomarker analysis. DBI is driving the widespread adoption of protein biomarker analysis with the first automated, multiplex immunoassay system that can be used in real-time by virtually anyone, anywhere in drug development, clinical trials and diagnostics. http://www.decisionbiomarkers.com

Copyright (C) 2007 Decision Biomarkers Inc. All rights reserved.


'/>"/>
SOURCE Decision Biomarkers Inc
Copyright©2007 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Related biology technology :

1. Consumer Advocates Praise Interstate Stem Cell Open Meeting Decision
2. Forest Laboratories Announces Federal Appeals Court Upholds Lexapro(R) Patent Decision
3. Former Banc of America Securities Analyst David Maris Comments on Decision by Biovail to Drop Its Claims Against Him; Denies That He is Cooperating With Biovail
4. Angiotech receives favourable patent decision from New Zealands Intellectual Property Office
5. New Data Reveal Ethnicity May Play Role in Weight Loss Decisions
6. Genta Completes Appeal of FDA Decision for Genasense(R) in CLL
7. NPS Pharmaceuticals to Report Third Quarter 2007 Financial Results and Nycomed Decision on GATTEX(TM) Partnership on November 1, 2007
8. Scientists Using Social Media to Inform Lab Purchasing Decisions
9. Ingenuity Systems Joins Biomarkers Consortium
10. GeneNews CSO Dr. CC Liew awarded state honour by the Government of Malaysia
11. Mirus Bio Awarded Grants & Contracts of Over $5 Million
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:4/26/2016)... ... April 26, 2016 , ... BaseHealth , the comprehensive ... company as Chief Business Officer. Arianpour, a genomics pioneer and visionary commercial leader ... most recently Chief Commercial Officer of Pathway Genomics. He has held senior executive ...
(Date:4/26/2016)... ... April 26, 2016 , ... ... systems, announces the latest technology innovation for its Volume Pattern Generator (VPG) line ... for production of advanced photomasks as well as a solution for mid volume ...
(Date:4/26/2016)... MA (PRWEB) , ... April 26, 2016 , ... This ... Town Scottsdale and will offer attendees an opportunity to get the lowdown on female ... , Over cocktails and appetizers, Dr. Jesse Hade, of Boston IVF - The Arizona ...
(Date:4/26/2016)... ... 26, 2016 , ... Seattle based non-profit, The Institute for ... Corporation. The grant will be used to further the scientific research goals of ... http://www.ivsci.org , In accounting the grant to the IVS, Mr. Glenn ...
Breaking Biology Technology:
(Date:3/22/2016)... , March 22, 2016 ... research report "Electronic Sensors Market for Consumer Industry by ... & Others), Application (Communication & IT, Entertainment, ... - Global Forecast to 2022", published by ... is expected to reach USD 26.76 Billion ...
(Date:3/17/2016)... -- ABI Research, the leader in transformative technology ... will reach more than $30 billion by 2021, ... electronics, particularly smartphones, continue to boost the biometrics ... two billion shipments by 2021 at a 40% ... Analyst at ABI Research. "Surveillance is also gearing ...
(Date:3/14/2016)... 2016 http://www.apimages.com ) - ... - Renvoi : image disponible via AP Images ... --> DERMALOG, le leader de ... lecteurs d,empreintes digitales pour l,enregistrement des réfugiés en ... pour produire des cartes d,identité aux réfugiés. DERMALOG ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):