Navigation Links
Regulus Receives Allowance from Japan and U.S. Patent Offices for HCV Intellectual Property, Expanding Leading Worldwide Patent Estate
Date:4/23/2012

LA JOLLA, Calif., April 23, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Regulus Therapeutics Inc., a biopharmaceutical company leading the discovery and development of innovative medicines targeting microRNAs, today announced that the Japan Patent Office has issued a Decision to Grant a Patent in the 'Sarnow' patent series for microRNA-122 (miR-122) therapy in the treatment of chronic hepatitis C virus (HCV) infection. The Sarnow patent estate, owned by Stanford University and exclusively licensed to Regulus, has already produced patents in Australia, Europe and the United States, and covers the use of a broad class of anti-miR inhibitors of miR-122 for the treatment of HCV.  

Regulus also announced today that the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office has allowed claims in a third Sarnow patent application, relating to the use of anti-miR-122 agents as monotherapy or in combination with other anti-viral therapies, to treat HCV-infected patients. 

"The recent allowance of miR-122 therapy claims further broadens Regulus' dominant and comprehensive intellectual property estate covering microRNA therapeutics," said Kleanthis G. Xanthopoulos, Ph.D., President and CEO of Regulus Therapeutics Inc.  "The HCV landscape continues to be a dynamic and ever-evolving space, with improvements upon direct-acting antiviral therapy on the horizon.  We believe anti-miR-122 is attractively positioned for use in combination with direct-acting antivirals to further reduce viral load and suppress viral resistance."

Regulus' Patent Estate for Anti-miR-122 Therapeutic Agents

Regulus controls a comprehensive and dominant patent estate related to microRNA therapeutics, including anti-miR-122 therapeutic agents. Specifically for miR-122, Regulus controls the following:

  • The 'Sarnow' patent estate claiming the use of an anti-miR-122 to treat HCV, as a single ther
    '/>"/>

SOURCE Regulus Therapeutics Inc.
Copyright©2010 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2 3 4 5

Related biology technology :

1. Regulus Therapeutics and Collaborators Publish New Pre-Clinical Data on microRNA-33 Demonstrating Key Role in Cholesterol Homeostasis and Fatty Acid Metabolism
2. Regulus Therapeutics and GlaxoSmithKline Name a Third Alliance microRNA Target Triggering a Preclinical Milestone Payment
3. Webcast Alert: Regulus Therapeutics, Alnylam Pharmaceuticals and Isis Pharmaceuticals Announce New Nature Publication on miR-21 Conference Call
4. Arteriocyte Receives FDA Approval to Initiate Compartment Syndrome Trial for Amputation Prevention Focused on Wounded Warriors
5. Lixte Biotechnology Receives US Patent for Its Proprietary Histone Deacetylase Inhibitor
6. Rensselaer professor Jie Lian receives NSF CAREER Award
7. Islet Sciences Announces DiaKine Therapeutics Novel Diabetes, Atherosclerosis Drugs Receives European Patent Protection
8. Watsons Generic BONIVA® 150mg Receives FDA Approval
9. Cepheid Receives Grant to Develop Sample Processing and Amplification Methods for Detection of Bloodstream Bacteria
10. Foundation of UMDNJ Receives Grand Challenges Tuberculosis Biomarkers Grant
11. Healing Spices Book Receives ABCs Duke Award for Consumer and Popular Books Category
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:4/17/2015)... April 17, 2015 BellBrook Labs ... marketing support for the powerful Orthogonal Pooled Screening ... Genomics Center at the Lankenau Institute for Medical ... is to measurably improve successful drug discovery outcomes ... offering rare, drug-like libraries available nowhere else, coupled ...
(Date:4/16/2015)... Cambridge Semantics , the leading ... Web technology, and Informa , the leading ... the academic and scientific, professional and commercial business ... Data Lake for Clinical Trial and Competitive Intelligence’ ... ‘Best of Show’ Award. , The solution ...
(Date:4/16/2015)... Irvine, CA (PRWEB) April 16, 2015 ... in the Buzz of BIO Contest for ... Industry Organization (BIO), the 2015 BIO International Convention will ... in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. During the Buzz of BIO contest, ... like to see present at the conference. The community ...
(Date:4/16/2015)... Streetsboro, Ohio (PRWEB) April 16, 2015 ... Safety Index, overexertion involving an outside source was ... injuries. This includes injuries related to lifting, pushing, ... $15.1 billion in direct costs. The David Round ... Round is committed to working hard to develop ...
Breaking Biology Technology:BellBrook Labs and Lankenau Institute Partner to Accelerate Drug Discovery using Orthogonal Pooled Screening 2Cambridge Semantics and Informa Named Bio-IT Award Finalist for Smart Data Lake Solution for Clinical Trial and Competitive Intelligence 2Cambridge Semantics and Informa Named Bio-IT Award Finalist for Smart Data Lake Solution for Clinical Trial and Competitive Intelligence 3Proove Bisociences to Participate in the Buzz of BIO at the 2015 BIO International Convention 2Proove Bisociences to Participate in the Buzz of BIO at the 2015 BIO International Convention 3The David Round Company Helps Companies Meet OSHA Standards by Combining Safety, Ergonomics, and Productivity 2
... NEW YORK, Oct. 10, 2011 In response to Rubicon,s ... E. Sandell sent today the following letter to Rubicon,s Board ... 3 7 - 9 Fanshawe Street Auckland New Zealand Attn: ... Dear Gentlemen: As you are aware, funds ...
... Iceland, October 9, 2011 Scientists at deCODE ... and the USA today report the discovery of low frequency ... gout, a common inflammatory arthritis, and serum uric acid levels. ... is published today in the online edition of Nature ...
... In support of Breast Cancer Awareness LensWay.co.uk will ... There are over 50 styles to choose from and starting ... range of pink glasses please visit the following page: ... For women in the UK breast cancer is the most ...
Cached Biology Technology:Sandell Asset Management Seeks Sale of Rubicon & Tenon, Expansion of Board 2Sandell Asset Management Seeks Sale of Rubicon & Tenon, Expansion of Board 3deCODE Genetics, in Collaboration with Academic Colleagues and Illumina, Discovers Two Rare Variants that Affect the Risk of Gout and Serum Uric Acid Levels 2deCODE Genetics, in Collaboration with Academic Colleagues and Illumina, Discovers Two Rare Variants that Affect the Risk of Gout and Serum Uric Acid Levels 3Buy Pink Glasses From LensWay and £20 Will be Donated to Breast Cancer Research 2
(Date:3/30/2015)... --Research and Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/lc9bnl/global_gesture ) has ... Market in Automotive Sector 2014-2018" report to their ... Recognition market in Automotive Sector to grow at a ... Gesture recognition is the ability of a device to ... Gesture recognition technology can be 2D-based or 3D-based. It ...
(Date:3/24/2015)... Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/kvdtcw/face_and_voice ) has announced the addition of ... report to their offering. This report analyzes the ... the following Segments: Face Biometrics, and Voice Biometrics. The report provides ... Japan , Europe , ... Africa , and Latin America ...
(Date:3/23/2015)... BOSTON, Mass , March 23, 2015 SoundView ... shipment of NXT-ID,s (NASDAQ: NXTD ) Wocket smart wallet. SoundView ... world user feedback on their experience with the Wocket in ... experience at CVS, Whole Foods and other retailers, making both ... Kris Tuttle also says, "If the company meets ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):Global Gesture Recognition Market in Automotive Sector Report 2015 - Growing Number of Partnerships 2Face and Voice Biometrics - Global Strategic Business Report 2015: Face Recognition Gains Prominence in Immigration Control 2Face and Voice Biometrics - Global Strategic Business Report 2015: Face Recognition Gains Prominence in Immigration Control 3Face and Voice Biometrics - Global Strategic Business Report 2015: Face Recognition Gains Prominence in Immigration Control 4Face and Voice Biometrics - Global Strategic Business Report 2015: Face Recognition Gains Prominence in Immigration Control 5Face and Voice Biometrics - Global Strategic Business Report 2015: Face Recognition Gains Prominence in Immigration Control 6Technology Research Note Update from SoundView; Real-World Usage and Feedback of Wocket Smart Wallet at CVS, Whole Foods and other Retailers 2Technology Research Note Update from SoundView; Real-World Usage and Feedback of Wocket Smart Wallet at CVS, Whole Foods and other Retailers 3Technology Research Note Update from SoundView; Real-World Usage and Feedback of Wocket Smart Wallet at CVS, Whole Foods and other Retailers 4
... new UC Davis study not only has important ... also contradicts prevailing,scientific thought about what happens when ... UC Davis doctoral student Benjamin Fitzpatrick,(now on the ... Shaffer, was published recently in the Proceedings,of the ...
... State University have found a way to turn discarded ... patented process uses eggshells to soak up carbon dioxide ... includes a unique method for peeling the collagen-containing membrane ... collagen can be used commercially. L.S. Fan, Distinguished ...
... Stem cell therapy for cardiac regeneration and the ... the focus of the keynote addresses at the seventh ... Disease conference. Conducted by Cedars-Sinai Medical Center at the ... conference is co-sponsored by the California Chapter of the ...
Cached Biology News:Engineered eggshells to help make hydrogen fuel 2Engineered eggshells to help make hydrogen fuel 3Cardiologists and heart surgeons meet for 'Controversies and Advances' conference 2Cardiologists and heart surgeons meet for 'Controversies and Advances' conference 3
... 75 x 25 mm; approximately 1 ... immunohistochemistry of paraffin-embedded sections, ... markings will not rub off ... precleaned, store ...
Complete cell culture media with cytokines...
HAS1 (C-14)...
8 different frozen tissues are mounted on positively charged glass slides...
Biology Products: