Navigation Links
PharmAthene Presents Update on SparVax™ rPA Anthrax Vaccine Program at the 2012 World Vaccine Congress
Date:4/12/2012

security requirement."

Dr. Fuerst's presentation also highlighted the important technical milestones that PharmAthene achieved for its SparVax™ program during 2011. These include completing technology transfer of the manufacturing process and cGMP manufacturing of the final drug product at full commercial scale.  SparVax™ also demonstrated 36 months of final drug product stability, a particularly noteworthy achievement, as stability has historically been a stumbling block for other rPA vaccine programs.  PharmAthene also increased rPA yield six-fold at the bulk drug substance stage, which is highly significant in terms of being able to fill government stockpile requirements.

PharmAthene's rPA anthrax vaccine program has been funded in whole or in part with Federal funds from the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Disease, National Institutes of Health and the Biomedical Advanced Research and Development Authority.

About SparVax™ 

SparVax™ is a novel second generation anthrax vaccine being developed to protect against inhalation anthrax, the most lethal form of anthrax infection in humans. The vaccine contains highly purified recombinant protective antigen (rPA) and has been shown to stimulate protection against anthrax by eliciting a specific immune response to one of the primary proteins excreted by the Bacillus anthracis organism. Unlike the first generation anthrax vaccine and other rPA-based anthrax vaccines in development, SparVax™ is produced using E. coli, which enables a much more robust and scalable manufacturing process.  In addition, SparVax™ is capable of being produced at greater than 150 million rPA vaccine equivalent doses per year (at 50 mcg per dose) using a single 1,500-liter fermentor. The unique manufacturing process also mitigates the detrimental effect of proteases. SparVax™ is expected to undergo additional Phase II clinic
'/>"/>

SOURCE PharmAthene, Inc.
Copyright©2010 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2 3 4

Related biology technology :

1. PharmAthene Secures $7.5 Million Credit Facility From GE Capital, Healthcare Financial Services
2. PharmAthene to Present at the 24th Annual ROTH Conference on Monday, March 12, 2012
3. PharmAthene to Present at the Noble Financial Eighth Annual Equity Conference on Tuesday, January 17, 2012
4. PharmAthene Reports Third Quarter 2011 Financial and Operating Results
5. PharmAthene Progresses Second Generation rPA Anthrax Vaccine
6. PharmAthene Appoints Brian A. Markison to the Companys Board of Directors
7. PharmAthene Achieves Significant Progress in SparVax™ Anthrax Vaccine Program
8. Department of Defense Awards $5.7 Million Contract to PharmAthene for Nerve Agent Medical Countermeasure Program
9. PharmAthene Selected for Inclusion in the Russell Global Index and Russell 3000 Index
10. PharmAthene Achieves Anthrax Vaccine Program Milestone and Successfully Completes Technology Transfer
11. PharmAthene Completes $6.5 Million Registered Direct Offering
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:5/1/2015)... May 1, 2015 Pfenex Inc. (NYSE ... the development of biosimilar therapeutics including high value ... its first quarter 2015 financial results will be ... open of market. At 8:30 am Eastern Time, Pfenex ... the financial results and provide a business update. A ...
(Date:5/1/2015)... LONDON , May 1, 2015 ... following equities: Genetic Technologies Ltd (NASDAQ: GENE ... Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc. (NYSE: TMO ), ... Inc. (NYSE: PKI ). Free research report ... http://get.Investor-Edge.com/pdf/?c=Genetic%20Technologies&d=01-May-2015&s=GENE . On Thursday, April 30, 2015, the ...
(Date:5/1/2015)... Md. and RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, N.C. ... UTHR ) announced today that Roger Jeffs , ... provide an overview and update on the company,s business at ... in Boston, Massachusetts . The ... 3:30 PM Eastern Time, and can be accessed via a ...
(Date:4/30/2015)... , April 30, 2015   Tamir Biotechnology , ... an update on its Ebola antiviral therapy program. ... candidates, TMR004, is currently being evaluated and considered by ... battle against Ebola. During the first quarter of 2015, ... Meeting To Accelerate The Evaluation of Potential Treatments and ...
Breaking Biology Technology:Pfenex To Report First Quarter 2015 Results and Provide Business Update on Thursday, May 14, 2015 2Life Sciences Tools and Services Stocks on our Radar -- Genetic Technologies, Agilent Technologies, Thermo Fisher Scientific, Sequenom, and PerkinElmer 2Life Sciences Tools and Services Stocks on our Radar -- Genetic Technologies, Agilent Technologies, Thermo Fisher Scientific, Sequenom, and PerkinElmer 3Life Sciences Tools and Services Stocks on our Radar -- Genetic Technologies, Agilent Technologies, Thermo Fisher Scientific, Sequenom, and PerkinElmer 4Life Sciences Tools and Services Stocks on our Radar -- Genetic Technologies, Agilent Technologies, Thermo Fisher Scientific, Sequenom, and PerkinElmer 5Tamir Biotechnology Provides Update on TMR004 Development Against Mutating Ebola 2Tamir Biotechnology Provides Update on TMR004 Development Against Mutating Ebola 3Tamir Biotechnology Provides Update on TMR004 Development Against Mutating Ebola 4
... 13 ,Exelixis, Inc. (Nasdaq: EXEL ) today announced ... common stock. The net proceeds of the,offering are approximately ... shares in the offering are being sold by,Exelixis. Exelixis ... up to an additional 1,050,000 shares of common stock. ...
... PITTSBURGH, Sept. 13 The Pittsburgh Life ... region,s life,sciences industry on a fast track ... and Chief Executive Officer, Renal Solutions, Inc., ... Initiatives, UPMC, John,L. Miclot, President and Chief ...
... September 13 In order,to meet its obligations under ... ("Shire") (LSE: SHP, NASDAQ: SHPGY, TSX: SHQ) is,publishing today ... June 2007,in accordance with International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS). ... 2007, Shire announced its results in,respect of the same ...
Cached Biology Technology:The Pittsburgh Life Sciences Greenhouse Elects Four New Members to Its Board of Directors 2The Pittsburgh Life Sciences Greenhouse Elects Four New Members to Its Board of Directors 3IFRS Information - First Half of 2007 2IFRS Information - First Half of 2007 3IFRS Information - First Half of 2007 4IFRS Information - First Half of 2007 5IFRS Information - First Half of 2007 6IFRS Information - First Half of 2007 7IFRS Information - First Half of 2007 8IFRS Information - First Half of 2007 9IFRS Information - First Half of 2007 10IFRS Information - First Half of 2007 11IFRS Information - First Half of 2007 12IFRS Information - First Half of 2007 13IFRS Information - First Half of 2007 14IFRS Information - First Half of 2007 15IFRS Information - First Half of 2007 16IFRS Information - First Half of 2007 17IFRS Information - First Half of 2007 18IFRS Information - First Half of 2007 19IFRS Information - First Half of 2007 20IFRS Information - First Half of 2007 21IFRS Information - First Half of 2007 22IFRS Information - First Half of 2007 23IFRS Information - First Half of 2007 24IFRS Information - First Half of 2007 25IFRS Information - First Half of 2007 26IFRS Information - First Half of 2007 27IFRS Information - First Half of 2007 28IFRS Information - First Half of 2007 29IFRS Information - First Half of 2007 30IFRS Information - First Half of 2007 31IFRS Information - First Half of 2007 32IFRS Information - First Half of 2007 33
(Date:4/8/2015)...  Infinisource, a leading provider of SaaS-based Human Capital ... leading supplier of biometric identification and security solutions, ... advanced biometrically-enabled time clock, the companies announced today. ... setting a bold, new standard for the collection ... and mid-size employer. When connected to the iSolved ...
(Date:4/2/2015)... -- Fingerprint Cards (FPC) has received an ... distributor World Peace Industrial Group (WPI), part of WPG ... major part of the shipments will take place during ... manufacturers in China . The order ... revenue guidance of + 1 000 MSEK for 2015.  ...
(Date:3/30/2015)... , Mar. 26, 2015 Research and Markets ... of the "Global Gesture Recognition Market in Automotive ... The analysts forecast the Global Gesture Recognition market in ... over the period 2013-2018. Gesture recognition is ... to different gestures of an individual. Gesture recognition technology ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):iSolved Time Clock Offers Unmatched Accuracy due to Morpho Biometrics 2iSolved Time Clock Offers Unmatched Accuracy due to Morpho Biometrics 3Fingerprint Cards Receives Touch Fingerprint Sensor Order of SEK 110 Million 2Global Gesture Recognition Market in Automotive Sector Report 2015 - Growing Number of Partnerships 2
... mutated or expressed in high concentrations can cause normal cells ... demonstrating that Ras, one of the first oncogenes discovered, has ... Ph.D. student Oded Rechavi and his fellow researchers at Tel ... the ability to transfer from cancer cells into immune cells ...
... CORVALLIS, Ore. Researchers at Oregon State University recently completed ... toxicology, and the findings challenge some basic concepts about how ... considered safe. The study found that acceptable levels of ... higher than is currently believed. It also indicates that for ...
... University have developed a laboratory robot that can successfully locate ... to its exact location - all without the need for ... to believe that in the future, such a robot could ... might also be used for such medical procedures as placing ...
Cached Biology News:Cancer-causing protein can also help fight the tumors it causes 2Improved method developed to test carcinogen risk 2Improved method developed to test carcinogen risk 3Autonomous robot detects shrapnel 2Autonomous robot detects shrapnel 3
...
Rad 50 Immunogen: c-terminal mRad 50 (604 amino acids). Storage: 4 C...
...
... for 10 separate biopanning experiments, complexity ... gIII Sequencing Primer (100 pmol), for ... Primer (100 pmol), for automated DNA ... Control target (Streptavidin) and Elutant (Biotin), ...
Biology Products: