Navigation Links
Genomas Awarded US Patent for its PhyzioGenomics Platform Technology to Predict Treatment Responses
Date:9/13/2010

HARTFORD, Conn., Sept. 13 /PRNewswire/ -- Genomas®, a biomedical company advancing DNA-Guided Medicine, has been awarded US Patent 7,747,392, entitled Physiogenomic Method for Predicting Clinical Outcomes of Treatment in Patients by the US Patent and Trademark Office.

Andreas Windemuth, Ph.D., Chief Technology Officer and co-inventor in the patent stated: "The PhyzioGenomics Technology has been successfully applied to several psychiatric and diabetes drugs and to brain imaging. The technology correlates genotypes and phenotypes in patient populations to discover clinically functional variability. The PhyzioGenomics Technology integrates a biomedical engineering systems approach with genome probes and nano-arrays."

Research on the PhyzioGenomics Technology has been published in the renowned journals Annals of Biomedical Engineering, Biomedical Engineering Handbook, Clinica Chimica Acta, Clinics in Laboratory Medicine, Molecular Psychiatry, Muscle & Nerve, Personalized Medicine, Pharmacogenomics, and Schizophrenia Research.

Gualberto Ruano, M.D., Ph.D., President of Genomas and co-inventor commented: "This fundamental patent covers also the configuration of our products and pipeline, the PhyzioTypeTM Systems. This is a landmark achievement for Genomas and allows us freedom to operate in our industry sector. In an otherwise crowded genomics landscape, and in the presence of an ever more stringent yardstick on novelty versus prior art, this patent significantly increases the value of our intellectual property portfolio and differentiates our proprietary PhyzioType products."

Filed in 2006, US Patent 7,747,392 comprises 23 methods claims and 384 polymorphic DNA sequences representative of 222 key cardiometabolic and neuroendocrine genes. Beyond this patent, the Intellectual Property portfolio of Genomas encompasses 5 patent applications, 2 trademarks, and a copyright on the company's clinical informatics system.

ABOUT GENOMAS

Genomas is a biomedical company advancing DNA-Guided Medicine and personalized healthcare. The company develops revolutionary PhyzioType™ Systems for DNA-guided management and prescription of drugs used to treat mental illness and diabetes. PhyzioType Systems provide physicians with an unprecedented capability to select for each patient the safest and most effective drug to achieve treatment goals and enhance patient compliance.

The company's clinical pharmacogenetic tests and consultation service are provided through its Laboratory of Personalized Health, an accredited and licensed high-complexity molecular diagnostic center and its Personalized Health Portal, a medical informatics interface for clinician decision support. Visit www.genomas.com for more information.


'/>"/>
SOURCE Genomas
Copyright©2010 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Related biology technology :

1. Genomas Awarded $1.4 Million NIH SBIR Grant to Develop MRI+DNA Guided Biomarker System for Mental Illness
2. Genomas and Institute of Living Among Organizers of Pharmacogenetics Symposium at 2009 Annual Meeting of the American Psychiatric Association
3. Cardiovascular Side Effects of Pioglitazone and Rosiglitazone Linked to Vascular and Energy Pathways by Genomas Clinical Study
4. Genomas to Present at Life Sciences & Healthcare Venture Summit
5. Connecticut State Medical Society and Genomas Co-Sponsor Forum on DNA-Guided Medicine and the Path to Personalized Health Care
6. Elusys Awarded Additional $40.6 Million Under Existing U.S. Government Contract to Fund Advanced Development of Anthim, a New Treatment for Anthrax
7. Isolux Corsan Awarded a Contract for the Construction of an Ethanol Plant in Colombia
8. Laser pioneer Federico Capasso awarded Berthold Leibinger Zukunftspreis
9. San Diego Region Awarded $4 Million Workforce Development Grant to Support Expanding Biofuels Industry
10. Flad Architects Awarded Livermore Valley Open Campus Master Plan
11. Colorado State University student awarded top student prize in laser research
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:2/23/2017)... upscale Capitol Hill neighborhood, with its swanky shops, parks and cafés, ... treatment salon to set up shop. But there,s Hair ... bistro on E Madison Ave, and CEO Maria Botham ... clinic, we pride ourselves on being a destination for parents ... stigma associated with lice. Everyone can get lice – it ...
(Date:2/23/2017)... ... , ... Today, researchers can fast-track sample collection and analysis ... biomarkers or SNPs of interest) using one, easy-to-collect saliva sample. With the addition ... insulin and other relevant biomarkers can be extensively studied through a non-invasive sample ...
(Date:2/23/2017)... BELLINGHAM, Washington, USA, and CARDIFF, UK (PRWEB) , ... ... ... SPIE, the international society for optics and photonics , have been named Fellows ... each individual’s significant scientific and technical contributions in the multidisciplinary fields of optics, ...
(Date:2/22/2017)... , Feb. 22, 2017 Scientists propose ... inflammation and organ damage in Gaucher and maybe other ... risks and lower costs than current therapies. ... Hospital Medical Center , which also included investigators from ... , report their data Feb. 22. The study was ...
Breaking Biology Technology:
(Date:1/30/2017)... SAN FRANCISCO , Jan. 30, 2017   ... of the fastest growing genetic information companies, today announced ... 2016 financial results and provide 2017 guidance on Monday, ... a conference call that day at 4:45 p.m. Eastern ... call, Invitae,s management team will briefly review financial results, ...
(Date:1/24/2017)... , Jan. 24, 2017 Biopharm ... of the laboratory use of nuclear magnetic resonance ... experienced end-users and profiled current practices, developments, trends ... as well as growth and opportunities. These areas ... suppliers, NMR instruments, needs and innovation requirements, hyphenated ...
(Date:1/19/2017)... PUNE, India , January 19, 2017 According to ... Market, Opportunities and Forecast, 2014 - 2022," the global biometric sensor market is ... from 2016 to 2022. In 2015, Asia-Pacific dominated the ... public and private sectors. Continue Reading ... ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):