Navigation Links
Novocell Receives a Disease Team Award for $20 Million from the California Institute for Regenerative Medicine to Develop a Stem Cell Therapy for the Treatment of Diabetes
Date:10/28/2009

ent efforts. The successful development of a stem cell therapy to alleviate the suffering of millions of Americans afflicted with diabetes is our passion. With the funding assistance from the state of California we can deliver the first cellular treatment for diabetes," said Emmanuel Baetge, Ph.D., Principal Investigator & Chief Scientific Officer of Novocell.

About CIRM

CIRM was established in November, 2004 with the passage of Proposition 71, the California Stem Cell Research and Cures Act. The statewide ballot measure, which provided $3 billion in funding for stem cell research at California universities and research institutions, was overwhelmingly approved by voters, and called for the establishment of an entity to make grants and provide loans for stem cell research, research facilities, and other vital research opportunities. For more information, please visit www.cirm.ca.gov.

About Novocell

Novocell is a preclinical therapeutic company focused on diabetes. Our therapy is based on the encapsulation and implantation of pancreatic beta cell progenitors (Pro-Islet-1) derived from human stem cells which secrete insulin in patients. Our goal is that Pro-Islet-1 can free both Type 1 and Type 2 diabetic patients from insulin dependence on a long term basis, while reducing or eliminating hypoglycemic, microvasculature and weight-mediated cardiovascular complications. Novocell is a private company headquartered in San Diego, California, with additional operations in Athens, Georgia.

SOURCE Novocell, Inc.


'/>"/>
SOURCE Novocell, Inc.
Copyright©2009 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2

Related biology technology :

1. Novocell Reports Successful Use of Stem Cells to Generate Insulin in Mice
2. Novocell Appoints Orville G. Kolterman, M.D. to Board of Directors
3. Novocell Announces Discovery Linking Key Cancer Cell Signaling Pathways With Proliferation and Self-Renewal of Human Embryonic Stem Cells
4. AEterna Zentaris Receives US$5.5 Million from Institutional Investors
5. Quotient Biodiagnostics Receives U.S. Food & Drug Administration Clearance To Enter U.S. Transfusion Diagnostics Market
6. Athera Receives Allowance of Two Key Patents
7. Sinovac Receives Certificate of Approval to Distribute Panflu (H5N1) Vaccine in Hong Kong
8. AMT Receives EMEA Orphan Drug Designation for Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy
9. CryoLife Receives Humanitarian Use Device Designation for SynerGraft(R) Processed Human Aortic Heart Valves
10. Hugh Tilson Receives Leadership Award at Pacific Drug Safety Summit
11. ThermoGenesis Receives Notice Related to Nasdaq Minimum Closing Bid Price Rule
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:9/18/2014)... Artificial sweeteners, promoted as aids to weight loss and ... intolerance and metabolic disease; and they do it in ... of the gut microbiota the substantial population of ... of experiments in mice and humans, were published today ... Eran Elinav of the Weizmann Institute,s Immunology Department, who ...
(Date:9/18/2014)... (PRWEB) September 18, 2014 Pipette.com ... include Sartorius/Biohit, Socorex, Capp, and AccuPet brand of ... of 100 uL or less and are a ... forensic applications. , The micropipette promotions were ... and economic alternative products to help customers find ...
(Date:9/17/2014)... global consumption of squalene / squalane is expected to be ... that finds applications in various end user industries such as ... applications like high grade lubrication, and fiber coating additives. ... is regionally segregated. Sophim ( France ), Amyris ... Japan ), SeaDragon Marine Oils Ltd. ( New ...
(Date:9/17/2014)... Ga. , Sept. 17, 2014  MiMedx Group, ... developer, processor and marketer of patent protected regenerative ... announced today the publication of another peer-reviewed clinical study. ... A Multi-center Randomized Controlled Clinical Trial Evaluating ... Amnion/Chorion Membrane Allografts and Multi-layer Compression Therapy vs. ...
Breaking Biology Technology:Gut bacteria, artificial sweeteners and glucose intolerance 2Gut bacteria, artificial sweeteners and glucose intolerance 3Major Pipette Distributor Pipette.com Announces Promotions on Sartorius/Biohit, Socorex, Capp, and AccuPet Micropipettes 2Major Pipette Distributor Pipette.com Announces Promotions on Sartorius/Biohit, Socorex, Capp, and AccuPet Micropipettes 3Squalene Market by Source (Animal & Vegetable) & by End-user Industry (Cosmetics, Pharmaceuticals & Food Industry) - Global Trends & Forecasts to 2019 2Squalene Market by Source (Animal & Vegetable) & by End-user Industry (Cosmetics, Pharmaceuticals & Food Industry) - Global Trends & Forecasts to 2019 3MiMedx Multi-Center Randomized, Controlled VLU Clinical Study Published In Peer-Reviewed Journal 2MiMedx Multi-Center Randomized, Controlled VLU Clinical Study Published In Peer-Reviewed Journal 3MiMedx Multi-Center Randomized, Controlled VLU Clinical Study Published In Peer-Reviewed Journal 4
... , MISSISSAUGA, ON, Nov. 11 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ - YM BioSciences ... product development company that identifies and advances a diverse ... development, today reported operational and financial results for the ... , "During our first fiscal quarter, we continued to ...
... Nov. 11 /PRNewswire-Asia-FirstCall/ -- China Sky One,Medical, Inc. ("China ... ), a,leading fully integrated pharmaceutical company producing over-the-counter,drugs in ... it will,conduct a conference call at 8:00 a.m. Eastern ... its third quarter 2009 financial results. , ...
... Particle Sciences Inc. , a leading pharmaceutical CRO, has ... bringing their total to approximately 21,000 sq ft. "Our ... Dr. Mark Mitchnick, CEO. "2009 has been a record ... the next 12 months. The additional space will be ...
Cached Biology Technology:YM BIOSCIENCES REPORTS FISCAL FIRST QUARTER 2010 OPERATIONAL AND FINANCIAL RESULTS 2YM BIOSCIENCES REPORTS FISCAL FIRST QUARTER 2010 OPERATIONAL AND FINANCIAL RESULTS 3YM BIOSCIENCES REPORTS FISCAL FIRST QUARTER 2010 OPERATIONAL AND FINANCIAL RESULTS 4YM BIOSCIENCES REPORTS FISCAL FIRST QUARTER 2010 OPERATIONAL AND FINANCIAL RESULTS 5YM BIOSCIENCES REPORTS FISCAL FIRST QUARTER 2010 OPERATIONAL AND FINANCIAL RESULTS 6YM BIOSCIENCES REPORTS FISCAL FIRST QUARTER 2010 OPERATIONAL AND FINANCIAL RESULTS 7YM BIOSCIENCES REPORTS FISCAL FIRST QUARTER 2010 OPERATIONAL AND FINANCIAL RESULTS 8YM BIOSCIENCES REPORTS FISCAL FIRST QUARTER 2010 OPERATIONAL AND FINANCIAL RESULTS 9YM BIOSCIENCES REPORTS FISCAL FIRST QUARTER 2010 OPERATIONAL AND FINANCIAL RESULTS 10YM BIOSCIENCES REPORTS FISCAL FIRST QUARTER 2010 OPERATIONAL AND FINANCIAL RESULTS 11YM BIOSCIENCES REPORTS FISCAL FIRST QUARTER 2010 OPERATIONAL AND FINANCIAL RESULTS 12China Sky One Medical, Inc. Announces Conference Call to Discuss Third Quarter 2009 Results 2China Sky One Medical, Inc. Announces Conference Call to Discuss Third Quarter 2009 Results 3Particle Sciences Acquires Additional Space for Operations 2
(Date:9/17/2014)... the Copenhagen Centre for Social Evolution and Yale University ... birth weight and -length can partially predict the likelihood ... autism and schizophrenia later in life. The study analyzed ... hospital diagnoses for up to 30 years, and adjusted ... is published today in the Proceedings of the ...
(Date:9/17/2014)... at UTSouthwestern Medical Center have found that the most ... apoE3, helps repair the lining of blood vessels. Individuals ... benefit of this repair, putting them at higher risk ... identified one mechanism by which apoE3 promotes a healthy ... detrimental," said Dr. Philip Shaul , Professor of ...
(Date:9/17/2014)... complex social behavior by studying nonhuman mammals and primates, ... With their unusually large brains relative to their body ... social environment---not merely in a large population of cooperating ... dynamic setting of alliances and competitors. The same is ... and social carnivores, like hyenas and lions. , A ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):Size at birth affects risk of adolescent mental health disorders 2Size at birth affects risk of adolescent mental health disorders 3Protein variant may boost cardiovascular risk by hindering blood vessel repair 2Being social: Learning from the behavior of birds 2
... and German . Researchers at ... Switzerland have developed a novel method for producing dark-field ... industrial imaging equipment. Dark-field images provide more detail ... diagnose the onset of osteoporosis, breast cancer or Alzheimers ...
... In the January 18th issue of Molecular Cell, Case ... Baker, Ph.D. challenges molecular biologys established body of evidence ... decay. With her collaborator, Ambro van Hoof, Ph.D. of ... tested the faux 3 UTR model and proved it ...
... National Academy of Sciences, Sackler Colloquium series will ... These networks represent the genomic program for the ... types. The meeting will focus on four ... embryonic development; gene networks later developmental processes; regulatory ...
Cached Biology News:New technology sharpens X-ray vision 2Case researcher in RNA biology makes waves by challenging current thinking 2
... Hybrid-Ready Tissues are selected tissues from ... been fixed, embedded in paraffin, sectioned and ... the slides are ready for use in ... The Hybrid-Ready tissue slides are suitable for ...
...
Quantibody Human Angiogenesis Array 1 (1 slide) Class: Quantitative Antibody Arrays Product Group: Antibody Array...
Immunochemistry 1 & 2...
Biology Products: