Navigation Links
Dow AgroSciences, NemGenix Establish New Collaboration in Plant Biotechnology
Date:7/16/2009

INDIANAPOLIS and PERTH, Australia, July 16 /PRNewswire/ -- Dow AgroSciences LLC, a wholly owned subsidiary of The Dow Chemical Company (NYSE: DOW), and NemGenix, a Perth based biotechnology company, announced today a newly established collaboration agreement to pursue novel technologies to produce nematode-resistant crops.

The collaboration will support a number of full-time researchers at NemGenix's facilities in Perth. Financial terms of the agreement were not disclosed.

"This exciting collaboration capitalizes on the strengths of both Dow AgroSciences and NemGenix to develop next-generation technology to help combat parasitic nematodes, which plague millions of crop acres across the globe," said Daniel R. Kittle, Ph.D., vice president of R&D for Dow AgroSciences. "Dow AgroSciences is continuously exploring and leveraging enabling technologies -- such as those from NemGenix -- to provide new crop protection solutions that benefit growers around the world."

Sean Hird, Ph.D., chief executive officer of NemGenix, said, "This multi-year collaboration is a key milestone in our corporate development and underscores our growing reputation as one of Australia's most exciting new biotechnology companies. Our research team is excited to have the opportunity to build on our expertise in nematode control with the strength and capabilities of a partner such as Dow AgroSciences."

About NemGenix

NemGenix is a privately held agricultural biotechnology company based at the Western Australia State Agricultural Biotechnology Centre in Perth. The company's focus is the research and development of new controls for plant parasitic nematodes. These endemic soil borne pathogens are estimated to cause $15bn of crop damage worldwide with losses of more than 15 percent i
'/>"/>

SOURCE Dow AgroSciences LLC
Copyright©2009 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2

Related biology technology :

1. Dow AgroSciences, China National Rice Research Institute Announce Collaboration on Rice Research
2. Dow AgroSciences, Sangamo BioSciences Announce the Achievement of Key Milestones in Plant Agriculture Collaboration
3. Dow AgroSciences, Martek Biosciences Form Alliance to Bring Omega-3 Fatty Acids to Food Industry
4. Dow AgroSciences, Sangamo BioSciences Announce the Achievement of Key Milestone in Plant Agriculture Collaboration
5. Allied Minds Establishes New Company to Commercialize Novel UC Irvine Tinnitus Therapy
6. Regado Biosciences Establishes Medical Advisory Board
7. DFG establishes 14 new research training groups
8. Victhom and Otto Bock sign partnership agreement to establish joint venture for Neurobionix activities
9. QIAGEN and Chittaranjan National Cancer Institute Partner to Establish First Large-Scale Cervical Cancer Screening Program in Kolkata
10. Champions Biotechnology, Inc. Establishes UK Subsidiary and Retains General Manager to Expand Its Personalized Oncology Business
11. Niusule Biotech Corp. Formally Establishes a New Venture to Import and Sell Health Foods in the Peoples Republic of China
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:5/4/2015)... May 4, 2015 Tobira Therapeutics, Inc. ... the development and commercialization of novel treatments for ... of its merger with Regado Biosciences, Inc. (NASDAQ: ... closing of the merger, Tobira raised $40 million ... investors and all current Tobira institutional investors, including ...
(Date:5/4/2015)... , May 4, 2015   St. Jude ... significantly better computer tool for finding genetic alterations ... but were difficult to identify with whole-genome sequencing. ... Nature Methods . The tool ... Number Segmentation by Regression Tree in Next Generation ...
(Date:5/4/2015)... 2015  Tikcro Technologies Ltd. (OTCQB: TIKRF) announced today ... 20-F for the fiscal year ended December 31, 2014 ... annual report on Form 20-F contains information regarding its ... area of cancer immune checkpoints. This project aims to ... and binding in targeting certain identified immune checkpoints. The ...
(Date:5/4/2015)... - Fluorinov Pharma (Fluorinov), a FACIT portfolio company, ... Roger J Garceau, to its Board of Directors. ... including corporate development and clinical strategy, his appointment ... expertise as Fluorinov transitions to clinical development.  ... pharmaceutical development experience to Fluorinov and most recently ...
Breaking Biology Technology:Tobira Therapeutics Completes Financing and Merger with Regado Biosciences 2Tobira Therapeutics Completes Financing and Merger with Regado Biosciences 3Tobira Therapeutics Completes Financing and Merger with Regado Biosciences 4Tobira Therapeutics Completes Financing and Merger with Regado Biosciences 5Tobira Therapeutics Completes Financing and Merger with Regado Biosciences 6Scientists dramatically improve method for finding common genetic alterations in tumors 2Scientists dramatically improve method for finding common genetic alterations in tumors 3Scientists dramatically improve method for finding common genetic alterations in tumors 4Tikcro Technologies Files Annual Report on Form 20-F for the Year Ended December 31, 2014 2Roger J Garceau joins Fluorinov board, adds clinical expertise to bromodomain program and oncology pipeline 2Roger J Garceau joins Fluorinov board, adds clinical expertise to bromodomain program and oncology pipeline 3
... (Nasdaq: GHDX ) today reported financial results and business ... revenue increased to $49.8 million in the first quarter of 2011, ... revenue was $49.5 million in the first quarter of 2011, an ... quarter of 2010. Net loss was $0.3 million ...
... China, May 3, 2011 /PRNewswire-Asia-FirstCall/ -- 3SBio Inc. ... Company"), a leading China-based biotechnology company focused on ... announced that it will release its first quarter ... market  closes on Wednesday, May 11, 2011 at ...
... 2011 Novavax, Inc. (Nasdaq: NVAX ) will ... Monday, May 9, 2011, before the U.S. financial markets open. ... call hosted by Stanley C. Erck, President and Chief Executive ... Eastern time. The webcast and conference call ...
Cached Biology Technology:Genomic Health Announces First Quarter 2011 Financial Results and Business Progress 2Genomic Health Announces First Quarter 2011 Financial Results and Business Progress 3Genomic Health Announces First Quarter 2011 Financial Results and Business Progress 4Genomic Health Announces First Quarter 2011 Financial Results and Business Progress 5Genomic Health Announces First Quarter 2011 Financial Results and Business Progress 6Genomic Health Announces First Quarter 2011 Financial Results and Business Progress 7Genomic Health Announces First Quarter 2011 Financial Results and Business Progress 83SBio Inc. Schedules Unaudited First Quarter 2011 Results 2
(Date:4/27/2015)... Conn. , Apr. 27, 2015 NXT-ID, ... a biometric authentication company focused on the growing mobile ... commence shipping to pre-order customers the first week of ... through the month of May. ... a significant milestone for the company as Wocket® enters ...
(Date:4/20/2015)... , April 20, 2015 Huntington Memorial ... Valley to implant a new miniaturized, wireless monitoring sensor ... is the first and only FDA-approved heart failure monitoring ... admissions when used by physicians to manage heart failure. ... that is implanted in the pulmonary artery (PA) during ...
(Date:4/14/2015)... YORK , April 14, 2015  HYPR ... IDentity Online (FIDO ® ) Alliance tm , ... specifications. FIDO members commit to share technology and ... methods that are interoperable, more secure and private, ... enable biometric identity verification that protects sensitive user ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):Wocket, the Smartest Wallet You Will Ever Own, Announces Shipment to Pre-order Customers 2Wocket, the Smartest Wallet You Will Ever Own, Announces Shipment to Pre-order Customers 3Huntington Memorial Hospital Becomes First in the San Gabriel Valley to Offer Patients a New Heart Failure Monitoring Solution 2Huntington Memorial Hospital Becomes First in the San Gabriel Valley to Offer Patients a New Heart Failure Monitoring Solution 3HYPR Corp. Joins the FIDO Alliance 2HYPR Corp. Joins the FIDO Alliance 3
... Laboratory physicist and his colleagues have found a new ... physics to help solve problems in biology. Specifically, ... shed light on something known as epigenetic memory -- ... some variable condition, such as quality of nutrition or ...
... the Andes mountains of Ecuador have described a new plant ... itself a mini biodiversity hotspot. The new species, Piper ... insect species, most of which are entirely dependent on this ... larger project which focuses on the influence of plant-produced chemical ...
... largely impermeable to proteins, but evolution has provided a way ... study shows in unmatched detail what happens as proteins pass ... a surface membrane and contains internal compartments bounded by membranes. ... through these membranes or be incorporated into them in order ...
Cached Biology News:New application of physics tools used in biology 2New plant species a microcosm of biodiversity 2Protein structure: Peering into the transit pore 2
...
These 22x40mm rectangular No.1 Corning cover glasses are made from No. 0211 zinc titania glass and are 0.16 to 0.19mm thick. • Approx. Pcs Oz : 73...
... PC, is used to perform runs ... from the Experion automated electrophoresis system. ... and simulated gel views and summarizes ... a Results table. This software is ...
...
Biology Products: