Navigation Links
Zenobia Therapeutics, Inc. Enters Into a Research Collaboration With Lundbeck for the Parkinson's Disease Target LRRK2
Date:12/16/2010

LA JOLLA, Calif., Dec. 16, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Zenobia Therapeutics, Inc. (Zenobia) the leader in fragment-based lead discovery for CNS diseases, announced today a research collaboration with H. Lundbeck A/S (Lundbeck) utilizing Zenobia's expertise in protein expression and x-ray crystallography for the Parkinson's disease target, LRRK2.  Under the agreement, Zenobia will continue to use its capabilities in fragment-based lead discovery (FBLD) to advance its internal LRRK2 drug discovery program independently of Lundbeck.

"We are pleased that our expertise in protein expression, purification and crystallization has been recognized by a leader in CNS drug discovery and look forward to a long and productive relationship with Lundbeck," says Vicki Nienaber, Ph.D., President, CSO and founder of Zenobia.

"Zenobia has a strong structural biology team and the lead on this important Parkinson's target.  We are pleased to be working with them," says Klaus Baek Simonsen, Head of Discovery Chemistry at H. Lundbeck A/S.

Under the agreement, Zenobia will complete x-ray crystal structures of wild-type and the Parkinson's disease-associated mutant, G2019S, in complex with Lundbeck lead compounds.  Zenobia retains all rights and ownership of the LRRK2 structure and to their internal LRRK2 chemistry program.

About Zenobia

Zenobia provides a commercial fragment library, and access to their structural biology, crystallography and fragment-based lead discovery expertise through partnerships, consulting and collaborations. Zenobia's internal programs combine fragment-based lead discovery with the expertise of biologists and clinicians to find treatments for devastating illnesses for which there is no disease altering treatment such as Parkinson's disease and pediatric neuroblastoma.

www.zenobiatherapeutics.com

About Lundbeck

H. Lundbeck A/S (LUN.CO,
'/>"/>

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

Page: 1 2

Related biology technology :

1. Zenobia Therapeutics Successfully Completes Initial Phase of Its Service Agreement With Syntonix Pharmaceuticals
2. Cell Therapeutics, Inc. (CTI) to Report Third Quarter 2010 Financial Results on October 28
3. Cell Therapeutics, Inc. (CTI) to Present at 9th Annual BIO Investor Forum
4. Cell Therapeutics, Inc. Reports Outcome of Annual Meeting of Shareholders
5. Reportlinker Adds Womens Health Therapeutics, Analysis and Market Forecasts to 2016 - High Unmet Need will Drive the Uptake of Novel Drugs in the Menopause and Osteoporosis Markets
6. EMEA Validates Cell Therapeutics, Inc.s (CTI) Expanded Pixantrone Pediatric Investigation Plan (PIP)
7. ActiveCare, Inc. Announces Strategic Relationship With Vista Therapeutics, Inc. in Developing Nano Biosensors for the Elderly
8. Oxygen Biotherapeutics, Inc. Outlines Plans for New Products During Investor Conference Presentation
9. Cell Therapeutics, Inc. (CTI) to Present at 21st Annual Piper Jaffray Health Care Conference
10. Intarcia Therapeutics, Inc. Presents Positive Results from Two Studies of ITCA 650 for the Treatment of Type 2 Diabetes at the Ninth Annual Diabetes Technology Meeting
11. Cell Therapeutics, Inc.s (CTI) Presentation at BIO Investor Forum to be Webcast
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:7/11/2014)... 2014 /CNW/ - Sunovion Pharmaceuticals Canada Inc. (Sunovion) today ... acetate) for use as a once-daily adjunctive therapy for ... who are not satisfactorily controlled with conventional therapy.  APTIOM ... under 18 years of age. Epilepsy ... according to Epilepsy Canada, it affects 0.6% of the ...
(Date:7/10/2014)... 2014 Product and process impurities ... abundance and are often “lost in the noise,” ... Join presenters Dr. Rowel Tobias, Senior Scientist, Protein ... Head of Quality at Nanotherapeutics, Inc., to lear ... speed detection and quantitation while achieving the required ...
(Date:7/10/2014)... 2014 Unraveling life’s mysteries can intrigue, ... Archer Family purchased a DNA test to ... up with a lifetime of memories, sharing, and closeness. ... members’ DNA genuinely brought the family closer together. ... into genetic history and prior to taking the ...
(Date:7/10/2014)... (PRWEB) July 10, 2014 Senior supply ... and professional associations, addressed the challenges of “Reducing Cost, ... Device Industries” through strategic sourcing. Describing the partnership of ... the Supply Chain Management Institute ( SCMI) of ... on June 24 at the Kroc Institute of Peace ...
Breaking Biology Technology:Sunovion Pharmaceuticals Canada Inc. Announces Health Canada Approval of APTIOM(TM) (eslicarbazepine acetate) as a Once-Daily Adjunctive Treatment for Partial-Onset Seizures in Patients with Epilepsy 2Sunovion Pharmaceuticals Canada Inc. Announces Health Canada Approval of APTIOM(TM) (eslicarbazepine acetate) as a Once-Daily Adjunctive Treatment for Partial-Onset Seizures in Patients with Epilepsy 3Sunovion Pharmaceuticals Canada Inc. Announces Health Canada Approval of APTIOM(TM) (eslicarbazepine acetate) as a Once-Daily Adjunctive Treatment for Partial-Onset Seizures in Patients with Epilepsy 4Novel Ms Techniques Speed Detection of Biopharmaceutical Product and Process Impurities, New Webinar Hosted by Xtalks 2Ancestry DNA Test Reveals a Controversial and Undiscovered Family History 2Ancestry DNA Test Reveals a Controversial and Undiscovered Family History 3Ancestry DNA Test Reveals a Controversial and Undiscovered Family History 4Ancestry DNA Test Reveals a Controversial and Undiscovered Family History 5Biotech & Biopharm Supply Chain Management Executives Launch BSMA in San Diego 2Biotech & Biopharm Supply Chain Management Executives Launch BSMA in San Diego 3Biotech & Biopharm Supply Chain Management Executives Launch BSMA in San Diego 4
... sunlight at a modest cost is a challenge with ... paper in a special energy issue of Optics ... a relatively new approach to solar cells: lacing them ... the article, this approach has the potential to greatly ...
... GREENBELT, Md. - Engineers at the University of Idaho ... in upcoming NASA missions that will study the Earth ... of a grant technical officer Pen-Shu Yeh, a senior ... the engineering team at the University of ...
... Md. - Engineers at the University of Idaho have ... upcoming NASA missions that will study the Earth and ... a grant technical officer Pen-Shu Yeh, a senior engineer ... engineering team at the University of Idaho,s ...
Cached Biology Technology:Enhancing solar cells with nanoparticles 2New one-of-a-kind technology will fly on 2 NASA missions 2New one-of-a-kind technology will fly on 2 NASA missions 3New one-of-a-kind technology will fly on two NASA missions 2New one-of-a-kind technology will fly on two NASA missions 3
(Date:7/11/2014)... Researchers from Salk Institute for Biological Studies, BGI, ... the safety and reliability of the existing targeted ... method, TALEN-HDAdV, which could significantly increased gene-correction efficiency ... study published online in Cell Stell Cell ... cell-based gene therapy. , The combination of stem ...
(Date:7/11/2014)... July 11, 2014 Researchers have pioneered a ... The new technology, called Virtual Finger, allows scientists ... like neurons and synapses using the flat surface ... makes 3D imaging studies orders of magnitude more ... unprecedented level across many areas of experimental biology. ...
(Date:7/11/2014)... is evidence that under the normal circumstances, ... development, maintain neuronal environment, and exhibit therapeutic ... neurodegenerative disease. Previous studies have found that ... after chemical induction have reduced viability, which ... Prof. Xiaodong Yuan, Kailuan General Hospital, Hebei ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):A new genome editing method brings the possibility of gene therapies closer to reality 2Virtual finger enables scientists to navigate and analyze complex 3D images 2
... varieties with higher yields and enhanced nutritional content, researchers ... with scientists at nine other institutions in an attempt ... endeavor, led by researchers at the U.K.-based Biotechnology and ... in the journal Nature . "This work ...
... release is available in Spanish . WASHINGTON, ... as part of an international team have completed a "shotgun sequencing" ... Nature reported today. The achievement is expected to increase ... wheat varieties with enhanced nutritional value. "By unlocking the ...
... code of one of the world,s most important crops. The ... genome, published today in Nature , is a major ... better able to cope with disease, drought and other stresses ... wheat genes, and insights into the links between them, lays ...
Cached Biology News:UC Davis researchers aid effort to sequence the complex wheat genome 2USDA scientists and cooperators sequence the wheat genome in breakthrough for global food security 2USDA scientists and cooperators sequence the wheat genome in breakthrough for global food security 3Major breakthrough in deciphering bread wheat's genetic code 2Major breakthrough in deciphering bread wheat's genetic code 3Major breakthrough in deciphering bread wheat's genetic code 4
... The VSOS-4 Orbital Shaker is designed to ... provide a uniform motion that is both mixing ... VSOS-4 Orbital Shaker provides a smooth, quiet, reproducible ... a wide range of laboratory applications such as ...
... Titer Kit is designed for determination of baculovirus ... days as in other methods. Classical determination of ... plaques, but the FastPlax Kit takes advantage of ... glycoprotein on the cell surface as early as ...
... state-of-the-art software for all your biopharmaceutical applications ... a single, scalable software package. The graphical ... the control of all Freedom instruments from ... 100 with one liquid handling arm up ...
... Kit is an advanced system for isolating DNA from ... be used directly for any downstream application. ... to use in 56 minutes Low melting point ... and TBE gels No specialised equipment required ...
Biology Products: