Navigation Links
Henry Ford Hospital and Rosetta Genomics to Develop MicroRNA-based Diagnostics for Brain Cancer
Date:1/14/2008

Davidson Laboratory of Cell Signaling & Tumorigenes and neuro-oncologist Dr. Mikkelsen is co-director of the Hermelin Brain Tumor Center. "A significant advantage of using microRNAs as biomarkers, is that they do not degrade when the tumor sample is stored as an FFPE block. As FFPE blocks can be stored at room temperature, these sample types are readily available and allow us to conduct retrospective studies. Through these studies, we can identify microRNA diagnostic and prognostic biomarkers, such as for disease staging, response to treatment, and risk of recurrence. Combining Rosetta Genomics' proprietary technologies for microRNA research and its experience in this field with our expertise in brain cancer is a good starting point for this important project."

About MicroRNAs

MicroRNAs (miRNAs) are recently discovered, naturally occurring small RNAs that act as master regulators and have the potential to form the basis for a new class of diagnostics and therapeutics. Since many diseases are caused by the abnormal activity of proteins, the ability to selectively regulate protein activity through microRNAs could provide the means to treat a wide range of human diseases. In addition, microRNAs have been shown to have different expression in various pathological conditions. As a result, these differences may provide for a novel diagnostic strategy for many diseases.

About Henry Ford Hospital

Henry Ford Hospital is a 903-bed tertiary care hospital, education and research complex in Detroit's New Center Area. The Hermelin Brain Tumor Center at Henry Ford Hospital focuses on brain and spine tumors and is considered one of the largest neuro-oncology centers in the nation. It also houses one of the most comprehensive brain tumor research labs and biorepository in the country. The Center continues to focus on novel investigations to help control brain tumor growth and spread, including molecular targeted therapy; gene therapy and anti-angiogenesi
'/>"/>

SOURCE Rosetta Genomics Ltd
Copyright©2008 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2 3 4

Related biology technology :

1. The Wisconsin Heart Hospital Announces Live Webcast Demonstrating Breakthrough Device to Facilitate Beating Heart and Robotic Coronary Revascularization Surgery
2. Abington Memorial Hospital Completes System-Wide Conversion to Masimo SET Pulse Oximetry Technology
3. Cinpathogen Provides Clinical Diagnostic Consulting Services to Shanghai Area Hospitals
4. Highlands Behavioral Health Hospital Unveils New Substance Abuse Detox Program
5. Cinpathogen Brings Together Over 40 Shanghai Area Hospitals at the First Annual Cinpathogen Hematology Conference
6. Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oak Treats Its First Patients With Elekta Axesse
7. Hospitals Adopt STERIS Advanced Room Sterilization Technology in the Fight Against Superbugs
8. American M.R.I.-DOL: Small Hospitals To Turn The Camera On Themselves In Unique National Contest
9. Chambersburg Hospital Streamlines Pharmacy Process and Increases Patient Safety With Omnicell WorkflowRx 5.0
10. Anesiva Signs Co-Promotion and Distribution Agreement With Sagent Pharmaceuticals for Zingo(TM) in U.S. Hospitals
11. Candid Details on Hospitals Quality of Care Are Now at Your Fingertips - Just Like It Should Be
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:7/30/2015)... ... July 30, 2015 , ... The 2015 Market Research Report ... the current state of the global Propanol market with a focus on the Chinese ... Dow, Carboclor, Mitsui Chemicals, Oxea, ISU Chemical, Sanofi, Royal Dutch Shell, LG Chem and ...
(Date:7/30/2015)... Senomyx , Inc. (NASDAQ: SNMX ), a leading ... and commercialize novel flavor ingredients for the food, beverage, ... the second quarter 2015. "Moving into ... to achieve our commercial and financial goals," stated John ... "Since our last quarterly earnings report, our two partners ...
(Date:7/30/2015)... 2015  Discovery Laboratories, Inc. (Nasdaq: DSCO ... second $1.0M tranche under a previously awarded Phase ... at up to $3.0 million to support continued ... a potential medical countermeasure to mitigate acute and ... an initial $1.0 million under this grant in ...
(Date:7/29/2015)... July 30, 2015 Sanofi, ... publie ses résultats pour le premier semestre 2015. ... les résultats. Visionner l,interview vidéo et ... Au sommaire de l,interview :  ... Moteurs de croissance - Diabète ...
Breaking Biology Technology:Global Propanol Market Technical Data and Manufacturing Analysis 2020 2Global Propanol Market Technical Data and Manufacturing Analysis 2020 3SENOMYX ANNOUNCES SECOND QUARTER 2015 FINANCIAL RESULTS 2SENOMYX ANNOUNCES SECOND QUARTER 2015 FINANCIAL RESULTS 3SENOMYX ANNOUNCES SECOND QUARTER 2015 FINANCIAL RESULTS 4SENOMYX ANNOUNCES SECOND QUARTER 2015 FINANCIAL RESULTS 5SENOMYX ANNOUNCES SECOND QUARTER 2015 FINANCIAL RESULTS 6SENOMYX ANNOUNCES SECOND QUARTER 2015 FINANCIAL RESULTS 7SENOMYX ANNOUNCES SECOND QUARTER 2015 FINANCIAL RESULTS 8SENOMYX ANNOUNCES SECOND QUARTER 2015 FINANCIAL RESULTS 9Discovery Labs Receives $1.0 million under an SBIR Grant in Continuing Support of the Development of Aerosolized KL4 Surfactant to Address Radiation-Induced Lung Injury 2Discovery Labs Receives $1.0 million under an SBIR Grant in Continuing Support of the Development of Aerosolized KL4 Surfactant to Address Radiation-Induced Lung Injury 3
... of the Israeli,scientists, in a recent survey on creativity, ... them into a creative state and keep,them in this ... Project Mind Foundation and conducted by TNS Teleseker, the,survey ... was raised,one fifth of the total sample expressed a ...
... AMDL, Inc.,(Amex: ADL ), headquartered in ... Jilin, China, is a vertically integrated specialty,pharmaceutical ... Inc. ("JPI"), AMDL engages in the research, ... AMDL announced,that it has entered into an ...
... 2008 BioSpace, the world,s,leading online bioscience job board ... NC(TM) Career Fair on Thursday, May 1, 2008. The ... 11 am to 4 pm., (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20080222/CLF013LOGO ... Carolina will attend the,biotech job fair to meet in ...
Cached Biology Technology:Project Mind Survey of Israeli Ph.D. Scientists Favors a New Standard of Creativity in Science 2Project Mind Survey of Israeli Ph.D. Scientists Favors a New Standard of Creativity in Science 3AMDL Signs Exclusive Licensing Agreement for Human Papilloma Virus Diagnostic Test Kit in Certain Asian Countries 2AMDL Signs Exclusive Licensing Agreement for Human Papilloma Virus Diagnostic Test Kit in Certain Asian Countries 3Bioscience Career Fair in North Carolina Expected to Attract Well Qualified Job Seekers 2
(Date:7/21/2015)... Passwords have proven futile for securing ... U.S. Office of Personnel Management breach. Biometric authentication ... but developers and end-users are concerned about how ... Biometrics-as-a-Service provider HYPR Corp. announced today the general ... party integration. A video overview ...
(Date:7/13/2015)... , Jul. 13, 2015 NXT-ID, Inc. (NASDAQ: ... biometric authentication company focused on the growing mobile ... provisional patent 62/188684 for BEHAVIORAL-DIRECTED AUTHENTIATION ... new convenient and secure method to make payments.  ... payment methods, introduced with its groundbreaking voice-direct payment ...
(Date:7/9/2015)... , July 9, 2015  Unchained Labs ... announcing its acquisition of Avid Nano. Avid Nano ... scattering (DLS) systems.    Also today, ... fastest and easiest to use protein sizing system. ... measures a protein,s hydrodynamic size, size distribution, aggregation ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):HYPR Corp. Launches Industry First Biometric Tokenization Platform 2HYPR Corp. Launches Industry First Biometric Tokenization Platform 3HYPR Corp. Launches Industry First Biometric Tokenization Platform 4NXT-ID Patents Behavior-Directed Payments 2NXT-ID Patents Behavior-Directed Payments 3NXT-ID Patents Behavior-Directed Payments 4Unchained Labs just can't get enough, acquires Avid Nano, rocks out the new pUNk! 2
... be having a negative effect on pinyon pine reproduction, ... same woodland ecosystems, says a University of Colorado Boulder-led ... seed cone production declined by an average of about ... and northwestern Oklahoma over the past four decades, said ...
... in the Journal of Applied Physiology, Nutrition, and ... high fructose corn syrup (HFCS) and sucrose (table sugar) at ... fat in humans, a leading cause of non-alcoholic fatty liver ... body of science that high fructose corn syrup and table ...
... techniques may be increasing the severity of an outbreak ... in Central America and Mexico, according to a University ... current outbreak of coffee rust is the worst seen ... arrived in the region more than 40 years ago. ...
Cached Biology News:Southwest regional warming likely cause of pinyon pine cone decline, says CU study 2Southwest regional warming likely cause of pinyon pine cone decline, says CU study 3New study finds neither HFCS nor table sugar increases liver fat under 'real world' conditions 2Modern growing methods may be culprit of 'coffee rust' fungal outbreak 2Modern growing methods may be culprit of 'coffee rust' fungal outbreak 3
This monoclonal antibody recognizes the light chain of human Factor XII and at 100 nM inhibits 50% of Factor XII activity. It may be used in ELISA to detect human Factor XII and in coagulation assay...
Chicken polyclonal to DCTD ( Abpromise for all tested applications). Antigen: Full length protein (Human) Entrez GeneID: 1635 Swiss Protein ID: P32321...
Mouse monoclonal [SPM325] to Xanthine Oxidase, prediluted ( Abpromise for all tested applications). Antigen: C terminal 358 amino acid fragment of human xanthine oxidase. Entrez Gene ID: 749...
Mouse monoclonal [2G1] to Vancomycin ( Abpromise for all tested applications)....
Biology Products: