Navigation Links
Regado Biosciences to Present at the Ninth Annual Joint Symposium of BioNJ and Pennsylvania Bio on November 16, 2009
Date:11/10/2009

BASKING RIDGE, N.J., Nov. 10 /PRNewswire/ -- Regado Biosciences, a privately held company leading the development of antithrombotic aptamers with active control agents, announced that Ellen McDonald, MBA, Senior Vice President and Chief Business Officer, will be presenting at Biotech 2009 held at the Pennsylvania Convention Center in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Ms. McDonald's presentation will be given at 10:15am (EST) on Monday, November 16 and will include an overview of the Company's pipeline with emphasis on the lead development program, the anticoagulant system, REG1. In its ninth year, this annual joint symposium of BioNJ and Pennsylvania Bio is designed to advance the growth and development of the bioscience industry in this geographic region.

ABOUT REGADO BIOSCIENCES

Regado Biosciences is pioneering a new therapeutic technology with the creation and development of two-component drug systems. Each system comprises a nuclease-stabilized RNA aptamer that can be controlled directly by its specific and complementary oligonucleotide active control agent. This technology is being applied to injectable antithrombotics, including anticoagulants and antiplatelet agents, a multi-billion dollar market in need of therapeutics with improved safety profiles and a greater degree of therapeutic control. Regado's technology is designed to give physicians the ability to actively and directly control each system's therapeutic effect providing a safe and unique approach to personalized medicine.

ABOUT REG1 and REG2

Regado's lead program, the anticoagulant system REG1, consists of two parenteral agents both administered by IV bolus, the first being a potent highly selective Factor IXa inhibitor (RB006) and the second being its complementary active control agent (RB007). RB007 can be used to selectively completely or partially reverse the anticoagulant effect of RB006. REG1, presently in phase 2b clinical trial, is intended for application in arterial thrombosis applications, initially in Acute Coronary Syndrome patients undergoing Percutaneous Coronary Intervention. REG2, Regado's second product candidate, consists of a subcutaneously administered formulation of RB006 paired with the IV bolus formulation of RB007. REG2 is currently undergoing phase 1 clinical testing and is intended for use in venous thrombosis indications

ABOUT APTAMERS

RB006 is a member of a class of compounds called aptamers. Aptamers are single stranded oligonucleotides that adopt a specific conformation enabling direct, specific inhibition of the targeted protein. A key unique feature of aptamers derives from the fact that they are formed from nucleic acids. As such, their pharmacologic activity can be controlled by a matched, complementary oligonucleotide active control agent (the Watson-Crick base pair complement of a fraction of the agent to be controlled), which can bind to the aptamer, removing it from its target and reversing it biologic effects.

More information can be found at http://www.regadobio.com.

SOURCE Regado Biosciences


'/>"/>
SOURCE Regado Biosciences
Copyright©2009 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Related biology technology :

1. Regado Biosciences To Present at the 2009 Japan Biopharma Partnering Conference on October 6, 2009
2. Regado Biosciences Announces Allowance in Europe of a Fundamental Patent Broadly Covering Oligonucleotide Modulators to Blood Coagulation Factor Aptamers
3. Regado Biosciences to Present at the BioPharm America 2009 Conference on September 17, 2009
4. Regado Biosciences to Present at the Thomas Weisel Partners Healthcare Conference 2009 on September 11, 2009
5. Regado Biosciences to Present at the Rodman & Renshaw Global Investment Conference on September 10, 2009
6. Regado Biosciences Announces First Patient Enrolled In Phase 1 Study Of Subcutaneously Administered Reg1 Anticoagulation System
7. Regado Biosciences Expands Medical Advisory Board
8. Regado Biosciences Establishes Medical Advisory Board
9. Dr. Steven L. Zelenkofske Joins Regado Biosciences as Senior Vice President, Clinical and Medical Affairs and Chief Medical Officer
10. Regado Biosciences To Present at the 27th Annual J.P. Morgan Healthcare Conference
11. Ellen McDonald Joins Regado Biosciences as Senior Vice President of Business Operations and Chief Business Officer
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:3/22/2017)... 2017 Regeneron Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ: REGN), today announced ... U.K. Biobank and GSK to generate genetic sequence data from ... initiative will enable researchers to gain valuable insights to support ... range of serious and life threatening diseases. ... Genetic evidence has ...
(Date:3/22/2017)... -- Oramed Pharmaceuticals Inc. (NASDAQ: ORMP ... ), a clinical-stage pharmaceutical company focused on the ... that Dr. Miriam Kidron , Oramed,s Chief ... Insulin for Diabetes Treatment: Bypassing the Roadblock," at ... Therapeutics (OPT) Boston Conference in Cambridge, Massachusetts ...
(Date:3/22/2017)... , March 22, 2017   Boston Biomedical , ... therapeutics designed to target cancer stemness pathways, today announced ... Andrews as Chief Executive Officer, effective April 24, ... Chiang J. Li , M.D., FACP, who has led ... ago. Under his leadership, Boston Biomedical has grown from ...
(Date:3/22/2017)... Maryland (PRWEB) , ... March 21, 2017 , ... ... Life Science Chief Executive Officer Forum on March 23-24 in San Diego. The ... medical device and diagnostic industries. , Benchworks Vice President Christian Meyer will also ...
Breaking Biology Technology:
(Date:3/22/2017)...   Neurotechnology , a provider of high-precision ... the release of the SentiVeillance 6.0 ... recognition using up to 10 surveillance, security and ... new version uses deep neural-network-based facial detection and ... a Graphing Processing Unit (GPU) for enhanced speed. ...
(Date:3/20/2017)... PMD Healthcare announces the release of its ... System (WMS), a remote, real-time lung health monitoring and ... is a Medical Device, Digital Health, and Chronic Care ... innovative solutions that empower people to improve their healthcare ... developed the first ever personal spirometer, Spiro PD, which ...
(Date:3/9/2017)... and MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. , March ... Made Simple," and 23andMe , the leading personal ... food choices.  Zipongo can now provide customers with personalized ... health goals and biometrics, but also genetic markers impacting ... Zipongo,s personalized food decision support platform uses ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):