Navigation Links
Silence Therapeutics Signs Collaboration With Mirna Therapeutics to Evaluate Delivery of Novel microRNA Therapeutics
Date:10/23/2011

LONDON, October 24, 2011 /PRNewswire/ --

Silence Therapeutics plc (AIM: SLN) ("Silence"), a leading RNA interference (RNAi) therapeutics company, today announced that it has entered into an agreement with Mirna Therapeutics Inc. ("Mirna"), a biopharmaceutical company pioneering microRNA-based therapeutics for cancer, to assess the delivery capabilities of Silence's proprietary AtuPLEX™ and DBTC delivery systems for Mirna's novel microRNAs.

Under the terms of the agreement, Mirna will provide Silence with specific miRNA sequences, which Silence will formulate with its AtuPLEX™ and DBTC delivery systems in order to develop multiple candidate drugs.  Mirna will undertake in vitro and in vivo studies of the candidate drugs developed under the agreement and select lead candidates for further evaluation. Financial terms of the deal were not disclosed.

Thomas Christély, Chief Executive Officer of Silence Therapeutics, said: "We are delighted to be collaborating with Mirna. This is our second collaboration exploring the use of Silence's delivery technologies to deliver microRNAs. However, it is Silence's first collaboration involving our new DBTC liver delivery system. Whilst internally we remain focused on the delivery of our siRNA therapies, we continue to look to broaden the potential value of our delivery systems by partnering them with other companies for use in multiple applications. Functional delivery of effective doses into target cells is one of the greatest challenges facing most nucleic acid therapies. With our delivery systems AtuPLEX™, DACC and DBTC, Silence has an increasing range of delivery options to help overcome these challenges."  

Paul Lammers, MD, President and Chief Executive Officer of miRNA Therapeutics, said: "We are very interested to be working with Silence Therapeutics on the delivery of our m
'/>"/>

SOURCE Silence Therapeutics Plc
Copyright©2010 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2 3 4 5 6

Related biology technology :

1. Silence Therapeutics Issued Japanese Patent Covering its Core RNA Interference (RNAi) Technology
2. Silence Therapeutics Lead RNA Interference Therapeutic Prevents Spread of Cancer to Lungs
3. Silence Therapeutics Receives Comprehensive Protection for RNAi Structural Modification Technology in Single European Patent
4. Silence Therapeutics Partner Quark Signs Exclusive Option Agreement With Novartis for Development and Commercialisation of QPI-1002
5. Silence Therapeutics Expands RNAi Structural Modification IP Portfolio With Issuance of New U.S. Patent
6. Silence Therapeutics Issued Novel RNAi Patent Covering High-Value Cancer Target in United States
7. Silence Therapeutics Appoints New Vice President of Research
8. Silence Therapeutics to Present at 12th Annual BIO CEO & Investor Conference
9. National Ovarian Cancer Coalition and PureOlogy to Host First Annual NOCC and PureOlogys Walk to Break the Silence on Ovarian Cancer
10. Amsterdam Molecular Therapeutics Receives Opinion on Re-examination of Glybera® Marketing Authorisation Application
11. Regulus Therapeutics and Collaborators Publish New Pre-Clinical Data on microRNA-33 Demonstrating Key Role in Cholesterol Homeostasis and Fatty Acid Metabolism
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:7/1/2015)... Ariz. , July 1, 2015 Isagenix ... it has earned three Gold, three Silver, and three ... Awards gala held in Chicago ... as the premier business awards program in the U.S. ... recognizes our company,s strength in developing leaders, cultivating talent, ...
(Date:7/1/2015)... ... 2015 , ... Apex Therapeutics announced today that company CEO, David Broecker provided ... , The presentation took place on Tuesday, June 16 and provided an update on ... for the treatment of pancreatic cancer. A copy of the company overview can ...
(Date:6/30/2015)... , July 1, 2015 R-Japan Co.,Ltd. obtained ... the Safety of Regenerative Medicine from the Ministry of Health, ... June 29, 2015. The fact that R- ... facility through the auditing from Pharmaceuticals and Medical Devices Agency ... application, allows it to provide stem cell manufacturing service to ...
(Date:6/30/2015)... Clara CA (PRWEB) , ... June 30, 2015 ... ... microscopy (AFM) is hosting a webinar to provide advanced scientific research into new ... science, bio science and energy. Touted as 'the wonder material of the ...
Breaking Biology Technology:Isagenix Earns Nine American Business Awards 2Isagenix Earns Nine American Business Awards 3Apex Therapeutics Presented Company Overview at This Year’s BIO International Convention in Philadelphia, PA 2R-Japan Obtained Autologous Stem Cell Manufacturing License from the Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare 2How Graphene–based Nanomaterials and Films Revolutionize Science Explained in July 9 Webinar Hosted by Park Systems 2How Graphene–based Nanomaterials and Films Revolutionize Science Explained in July 9 Webinar Hosted by Park Systems 3How Graphene–based Nanomaterials and Films Revolutionize Science Explained in July 9 Webinar Hosted by Park Systems 4
... 20, 2011 Scientists Drs. Samuel and Elenore Bogoch of ... increase in Replikin Counts of the EHEC lethal strains of ... strains of E. Coli have been studied in laboratories in ... available in the public databases. Replikins are subsequences of the ...
...   Hospitals, health systems to ... Sigma and other,performance management solutions ... information products,and services, has struck an exclusive partnership with ... online learning solutions for process,improvement. Elsevier will ...
... has the potential to make consumer electronic devices faster ... scale of electronics, also make graphene difficult to fabricate ... In September 2010, a UCLA research team reported ... were able to fabricate graphene transistors with unparalleled speed. ...
Cached Biology Technology:Rising Replikin Counts in E. Coli in Germany Since 2005 Preceded Current E. Coli Outbreak 2Rising Replikin Counts in E. Coli in Germany Since 2005 Preceded Current E. Coli Outbreak 3Elsevier Strikes Exclusive eLearning Partnership with The Quality Group 2Elsevier Strikes Exclusive eLearning Partnership with The Quality Group 3Elsevier Strikes Exclusive eLearning Partnership with The Quality Group 4UCLA team reports scalable fabrication of self-aligned graphene transistors, circuits 2
(Date:6/25/2015)... June 25, 2015  TAKE Solutions Ltd., a global ... the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) for ... leverages TAKE Solutions, Clinical Accelerators to reduce the time ... compared to standardization without the accelerators), thus reducing time ... At the heart of the patented Clinical ...
(Date:6/24/2015)... , June 24, 2015  Synaptics Inc. ... human interface solutions, today announced that Sharp has ... provide secure authentication for its latest flagship smartphone ... more than 200 million shipments of its fingerprint ... reinforces Synaptics, strength, scalability and leadership in the ...
(Date:6/23/2015)... , June 23, 2015   MedNet ... that supports the entire spectrum of clinical research, ... ™ , the company,s intuitive, flexible ... awarded a Silver 2015 Stevie® Award by the ... Products & Services Website category.  The American Business ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):TAKE Solutions Awarded Patent By USPTO 2Synaptics Brings Natural ID Technology to Sharp's Newest Flagship Smartphone 2MedNet Solutions' iMedNet eClinical Wins Silver Stevie Award 2
... University of Utah is launching a six-year, $21.5 million effort ... uses ranging from faster computers and communications devices to better ... Excellence in Materials Research and Innovation is being established and ... the National Science Foundation (NSF), $6.5 million for major equipment ...
... clinging barnacles; and surfaces that rub but don,t wear ... be presented at the AVS 58th International Symposium & ... - Nov. 4, 2011, at the Nashville Convention Center ... journalists; see details below. Journalists may also remotely access ...
... leading sci-tech experts described engineering trends for entertainment ... summer at the Directors Guild in Los Angeles. ... Sciences (NAS) Science & Entertainment Exchange to help ... scientists that engage the public in television, movies ...
Cached Biology News:$21.5 million for materials research at the University of Utah 2$21.5 million for materials research at the University of Utah 3Media invited: AVS 58th International Symposium and Exhibition 2Media invited: AVS 58th International Symposium and Exhibition 3Media invited: AVS 58th International Symposium and Exhibition 4Media invited: AVS 58th International Symposium and Exhibition 5IEEE-USA/NAS Hollywood Forum describes engineering trends for entertainment industry professionals 2
The Holten mini vertical flow workbench provides a particle-free environment for sample protection against airborne contaminants....
...
Medium bottle for hybridization 250 x 35mm...
Request Info...
Biology Products: