Navigation Links
Synthetic Biologics Initiates Manufacturing Process for C. difficile Infectious Disease Program
Date:7/18/2013

associated with CDI-related stays in the hospital were $8.2 billion in the U.S. during 2009. CDI is a rising global HAI problem in which the toxins produced by C. difficile bacteria result in diarrhea (C. difficile-associated diarrhea (CDAD)), and in the most serious cases, pseudomembranous colitis (erosion of the lower GI tract) that can lead to death. CDI is a major, unintended risk associated with the prophylactic or therapeutic use of intravenous antibiotics, which may alter the natural balance of microflora that normally protect the GI tract, leading to C. difficile overgrowth and infection. Other risk factors for CDI include hospitalization, prolonged length of stay, underlying illness, immune-compromising conditions including the administration of chemotherapy, and advanced age.

CDI is a widespread and often drug resistant infectious disease, and it is estimated that 1.1 million patients are infected with C. diff annually in the U.S.* Controlling the spread of CDI has proven challenging, as the C. difficile spores are easily transferred to patients via normal contact with healthcare personnel and other inanimate objects. There is currently no vaccine or approved product for the prevention of C. diff infection.

About Fujifilm Diosynth Biotechnologies (http://www.fujifilmdiosynth.com)

FUJIFILM Diosynth Biotechnologies UK Limited is an industry leading biologics Contract Development and Manufacturing Organization. Fujifilm Diosynth Biotechnologies has extensive experience in the development and manufacturing of recombinant proteins, vaccines, monoclonal antibodies, among other large molecules expressed in a wide array of microbial, mammalian, and insect systems. The company offers a comprehensive list of services from microbial and mammalian cell line development, including its proprietary pAVEway™ system, to process development, analytical develo
'/>"/>

SOURCE Synthetic Biologics, Inc.
Copyright©2012 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2 3 4 5

Related biology technology :

1. Synthetic DNA Deemed Patentable by US Supreme Court, Gene Synthesis and Codon Optimization Provide Potential Pathway to Patentability
2. Synthetic Biologics to Present at OneMedForum New York 2013
3. New England Biolabs supports iGEM synthetic biology competition
4. Synthetic Biologics to Present at the 2nd Annual Marcum LLP MicroCap Conference
5. Intrexon Organizes Around New Synthetic Biology Markets
6. Intrexon Corporation Raises $150 Million for Synthetic Biology Initiatives
7. Synthetic Biologics Reiterates that the Infectious Disease Collaboration with Intrexon Remains in Effect
8. Express Genes by Eurofins MWG Operon Offers 4 Day Delivery of Synthetic Genes
9. Top Ten Suppliers of Synthetic Biology Technology
10. Infectious Disease Specialist, Brad Spellberg, M.D., Joins Synthetic Biologics Scientific Advisory Board
11. Discovery in synthetic biology takes us a step closer to new industrial revolution
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:9/18/2014)... /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- DeepResearchReports.com adds "2014 Deep Research Report ... "2014 Deep Research Report on Global and China ... Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140918/147058 ... and China Acetic Acid Industry" is a professional ... and Global Acetic Acid Market. The ...
(Date:9/18/2014)... D.C. (PRWEB) September 18, 2014 On ... Durbin and Sen. Jim Risch for National Lab Day ... projects from across the national laboratory system. Durbin and ... which aims to increase awareness of the reach of ... technologies and discoveries to address some of our nation's ...
(Date:9/18/2014)... (PRWEB) September 18, 2014 Leatherwood ... FM-4910 listed material, to stay competitive in the ... These high-performance materials ultimately impact product quality and ... and owner. , Established in 1980 in Lewisville, ... as many fabricators have left the business. Much ...
(Date:9/18/2014)... Pennsylvanie, 18 septembre 2014 Mapi, ... en 1974, a été depuis 40 ans ... évaluations cliniques traditionnelles par des évaluations recentrées ... sur les impacts économiques des traitements. ... A cours d,une récente conférence ...
Breaking Biology Technology:Acetic Acid Market & Sodium Stannate Industry (China, Global) Research Report 2Acetic Acid Market & Sodium Stannate Industry (China, Global) Research Report 3Acetic Acid Market & Sodium Stannate Industry (China, Global) Research Report 4Lab Day Highlight Labs' Contribution to U.S. Competitiveness and Innovation 2Lab Day Highlight Labs' Contribution to U.S. Competitiveness and Innovation 3Leatherwood Plastics Selects Vycom’s Flametec PVC-C Material to Stay Competitive in Semiconductor and Lab Equipment Industries 21974 - 2014 - Mapi fête ses 40 ans 2
... Ability to Elicit Long-Lasting Tumor Protection In Vivo; Lead ... ... Cancer and/or HIV -, SAN DIEGO, CA, Sept. 24 ... vivo results of its lead therapeutic vaccine candidate for the ...
... availability of ... bone fracture screening, TORONTO, ... in health and wellness solutions, announced,they are developing components for ... assessment. In conjunction with top researchers at Toronto,s University ...
... BIRMINGHAM, Ala., Sept. 24 BioCryst,Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Nasdaq: ... at the,UBS 2007 Global Life Sciences Conference in ... for Tuesday, September 25, 2007 at 2:00 p.m. ... http://www.biocryst.com . The,presentation will be archived for ...
Cached Biology Technology:Nventa announces publication of HspE7 data 2Nventa announces publication of HspE7 data 3Nventa announces publication of HspE7 data 4Nventa announces publication of HspE7 data 5Cooler Solutions and Leading Research Hospital to Design Revolutionary Osteoporosis Diagnosis Device 2BioCryst to Present at UBS 2007 Global Life Sciences Conference 2BioCryst to Present at UBS 2007 Global Life Sciences Conference 3
(Date:9/17/2014)... his doctoral student have designed a device based on ... fog and dew., The device could provide water in ... globe., Cheng Luo, professor in the Mechanical & Aerospace ... same College of Engineering department, published "Bioinspired Plate-Based Fog ... Chemical Society) Applied Materials & Interfaces ...
(Date:9/17/2014)... has developed, very cleverly, some lessons on how to ... said Joseph Shaw, director of the Optical Technology Center ... structures at the nanoscale, we,ll discover them." , Some ... August during a conference called "The Nature of Light: ... of the University of Arizona College of Optical Sciences. ...
(Date:9/17/2014)... Researchers in Biomedical Informatics at IMIM (Hospital del Mar ... Catalunya (UPC) have recently published a study in ... an important role in the evolution of new proteins, ... to be discovered., Ribosomes produce proteins from the instructions ... the human genome is RNA containing information for the ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):Shorebird's beak inspires UT Arlington research on water collection 2Nature's designs inspire research into new light-based technologies 2Nature's designs inspire research into new light-based technologies 3Parts of genome without a known function may play a key role in the birth of new proteins 2
... is available in Spanish . , ... nematodes could improve the delivery, timing and use of ... machine is the result of a cooperative research and ... and Southeastern Insectaries, Inc., of Perry, Ga. The ...
... for Molecular Pathology (AMP) opposed the National Institutes of ... of a cancer-related proteonomics patent application filed by the ... in response to a request for comments in the ... The Development of a Companion Diagnostic Kit for Predicting ...
... the presence of large mammals in the Amazon, according to ... diversity of ecotourism zones with that of protected areas. Furthermore, ... are not officially protected yet are vital in the ecological ... at the end of the 1980,s as a way of ...
Cached Biology News:Special delivery: Nematode-infected insect cadavers 2AMP opposes exclusive licensing of NIH proteomics patent 23 researchers in the Amazon clear up doubts as to the benefits of ecotourism 23 researchers in the Amazon clear up doubts as to the benefits of ecotourism 3
... stain has bright fluorescence when bound to dsDNA ... for detecting dsDNA in gels using laser scanners ... nucleic gel acid stain has also found ... bandshift assays. One mL stains 100 minigels. A ...
Synonym: modified Grace's Insect medium...
... acid synthetic peptide whose sequence is derived from bovine rhodopsin ... carboxy terminus): C - S(338) - K - T ... - A - P - A(348). This peptide ... polyclonal antibody that reacts with this product and bovine rhodopsin, ...
... The proteomic service includes protein ... analysis using the PDQuest software package ... MALDI-TOF mass spectrometry. In order to ... sample preparation, data analysis and format ...
Biology Products: