Navigation Links
Tamarisk Technologies Group Announces New Addition to Science Team

LAS VEGAS, Sept. 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Tamarisk Technologies Group, LLC, a technology development company engaged in the development of innovative drug delivery technology, announced last week that it has added Dr. Mel Affrime to the Tamarisk team as Director of Scientific Affairs. 

"We are excited to have Mel on the Tamarisk team," says Dean Crowell, Executive Director of Tamarisk Technologies Group.  "His experience and expertise in global clinical research and development will be invaluable as we enter the pre-clinical phase and subsequent clinical trials for our oral drug delivery system. Mel will play a vital role in preparing for our upcoming lab work and structuring our test data to engage the market."

"I'm excited to be a part of the Tamarisk Team!" says Dr. Affrime. "I'm looking forward to taking our SSNE system to the industry. With our novel technology, we are poised to revolutionize the drug delivery market."

Tamarisk Technologies was founded in 2008 with a mandate to release strategic technological solutions for various industries based upon real-world studies of Biomimicry. In early 2012, Tamarisk unveiled a successful development of the first viable oral insulin using its novel Serum-Specific Nano-Encapsulation (SSNe) transport technology, as well as pegylated peptides, vitamins, minerals and other pharmaceuticals previously available only intravenously.

"Our mission at Tamarisk is to apply the natural macroscopic and microscopic symbiosis found in nature to the development of biotechnologies," says A.T. Snoots, Tamarisk's Director of Operations. "Our #NoMoreNeedles campaign promoting our SSNe technology for the development of orally administered insulin is just one example of how Tamarisk's technology will benefit society."

About Tamarisk Technologies Group LLC

Tamarisk Technologies Group is a scientific research and development company that has recently undergone significant organizational changes. At Tamarisk, we are engaged in the invention of all-natural therapeutic agents, drug delivery transport vehicles, "green chemistry" for production of innovative products and manufacturing processes and the provision of high-value technologies that exceed the confines of traditional scientific philosophy.

Mel Affirme Bio

Dr. Affirme completed his PharmD training at PCP&S in Philadelphia and Clinical Pharmacology Fellowship with Marcus Reidenberg, M.D. at Temple University College of Medicine. He then co-founded the Clinical Pharmacology research unit at Hahnemann Hospital, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania with David Lowenthal, M.D., Ph.D. in 1976. He remained on the faculty at Hahnemann until 1982 when he joined Hoechst-Roussel Pharmaceuticals as Associate Director, Clinical Pharmacology. In 1985 he joined the Schering-Plough Research Institute as Director, Clinical Pharmacology. During his 16 years at Schering, he managed the early development programs for the entire Schering pipeline and was named VP, Clinical Pharmacology, Clinical Research in 1996. Mel left Schering in 2001 to Join Novartis Pharmaceuticals as Global Head of Profiling Clinical Pharmacology. He was at Novartis until 2006 when he joined ICON Development Solutions as Sr. VP and Chief Scientific Officer. He remained at ICON until 2011 where he managed the medical staff at ICON's 3 CPUs, the Population PK software business and the R&D department. Mel is now the Sr. VP, Translational Medicine at WCCT Global.

Media Contact: A. T. Snoots, (for Tamarisk Technologies Group, LLC), 702.516.6451, Email

SOURCE Tamarisk Technologies Group
Copyright©2014 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Related biology technology :

1. SPIE Remote Sensing, Security + Defence to Showcase Sensor and Imaging Technologies
2. Lifeloc Technologies to Purchase Corporate Headquarters in Wheat Ridge, Colorado
3. Human Reproductive Technologies: Products and Global Markets
4. Agilent Technologies and Shimadzu Enable Control of Each Other’s GC Instruments in Their Respective Chromatographic Data Systems
5. Ocular Drug Delivery Technologies Market: Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast 2014 - 2020
6. BioSpecifics Technologies Corp. Announces Positive Data from Phase 2a Study of CCH for Treatment of Cellulite
7. JH Technologies Brings an Expanded Level of Microscope and Imaging Expertise to Industrial Customers in Southern California
8. BioSpecifics Technologies Corp. Reports Second Quarter 2014 Financial Results
9. Pairing old technologies with new for next-generation electronic devices
10. Advancements in OMIC Technologies Drive the Global Bioinformatics Market, According to New Report by Global Industry Analysts, Inc.
11. Pairing old technologies with new for next generation electronic devices
Post Your Comments:
(Date:8/9/2018)... WALTHAM, MAss. (PRWEB) , ... August 09, 2018 ... ... diverse group of architectural, engineering, and construction (AEC) experts with building owners and ... New England. The fourth-annual Create + Construct symposium comes to Boston for the ...
(Date:7/31/2018)... ... July 31, 2018 , ... ... molecular quality controls to its expanding CE/IVD product inventory. , “We are pleased ... CE/IVD QC offerings. ZeptoMetrix remains entirely committed to fully support and provide our ...
(Date:7/25/2018)... ... July 25, 2018 , ... Dimitrius Anagnos, an ... to combat inflammation and autoimmune disorders. , The preclinical research assessed biomarkers ... data was reported:, Over 70% decrease in Interleukin ...
(Date:7/24/2018)... ... July 23, 2018 , ... Mark Stutheit, an evidence-based ... increase immunity and improve anti-inflammatory, and immune function responses. , Biomarkers for systemic ... research were significantly reduced. Results are as follows:, , ...
Breaking Biology Technology:
(Date:8/14/2018)... ... August 13, 2018 , ... ... and explore opportunities with multiple health systems at once. However, healthcare professionals often ... offer another, more efficient option for healthcare providers who wish to explore opportunities ...
(Date:8/14/2018)... , ... August 14, 2018 , ... ... compliance and commercialization, is announcing the keynote for their NAVIGATE2018 conference. ... announced as keynote speaker for NAVIGATE2018 , Cognition’s annual user conference. An ...
(Date:8/7/2018)... ... August 06, 2018 , ... Nurse ... remained generally satisfied with their healthcare careers in the past year, according to ... provides healthcare employers and jobseekers with a wide variety of career- and employment-related ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):