Navigation Links
Genaera Corporation Announces Licensing of Exclusive Rights to Pexiganan, a Novel Anti-Infective Drug Candidate, by Macrochem Corporation
Date:10/3/2007

N(TM), while we aggressively continue to focus our efforts and resources on advancing MSI-1436 (trodusquemine) through the clinic for the treatment of obesity and type 2 diabetes," stated Jack Armstrong, President and Chief Executive Officer. "We are pleased to have forged the MacroChem partnership for pexiganan and believe it will result in the drug candidate progressing toward approval, which would benefit both companies. Added to our partnership with MedImmune/Astra Zeneca for the anti-IL-9 antibody (MEDI-528), which is already in multiple phase 2 trials, the MacroChem license provides Genaera with two excellent partnerships and opportunities for the future. Our goal is to achieve the same excellent level of cooperation and communication with MacroChem that characterizes our current relationship with MedImmune."

About Pexiganan

Pexiganan is a 22-amino acid, linear peptide which is formulated as a cream and has a novel mechanism of action based on its ability to selectively disrupt the integrity of bacterial cell membranes. In addition, it has antimicrobial activity against both Gram positive and Gram negative organisms that commonly infect skin and soft tissue. Pexiganan is also effective against methycillin-resistant staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) and has a low potential for induction of resistance and no cross-resistance with existing therapeutic antibiotics.

About Genaera

Genaera Corporation is focused on advancing the science and treatment of metabolic diseases. The Company has significant market opportunities with a first-in-class molecule, MSI-1436 (trodusquemine), that has the potential to redefine the treatment paradigm for obesity and type 2 diabetes and is presently in a Phase 1 trial in obesity. In addition, Genaera has a value- driven, fully out-licensed partnership with MedImmune, Inc. for a second core program that is presently undergoing Phase 2 clinical testing in asthma. Genaera is committed to directing resources to its cor
'/>"/>

SOURCE Genaera Corporation
Copyright©2007 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2 3 4

Related medicine news :

1. Genaera Discontinues Lomucin in Cystic Fibrosis Studies
2. Chiron Corporation Gets US Contract To Produce Bird Flu Vaccines
3. PM announces a new health care order for India
4. Ramdoss Announces Introduction of RCH-II
5. Britain Announces Third Transfusion Related Mad Cow Case
6. Gates Foundation Announces $287 Million In Grants Towards AIDS Vaccine
7. Tibet Announces the Dalai Lama’s Tour of South Americ
8. NHS announces further Cost cutting Measures
9. Indian PM Announces Of Setting Up India Study Center At Tashkent
10. PowderMed Announces Needle-Less Flu Vaccine
11. Malaysia Announces Prison term On People Donating HIV-Contaminated Blood
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:7/31/2015)... ... July 31, 2015 , ... Precision Aesthetics is New York’s only Thermage skin ... the first provider of Exilis non-surgical fat reduction in New York. Due to ... a large International clientele. Many patients travel to New York to get their ...
(Date:7/31/2015)... ... July 31, 2015 , ... The 2nd annual Ride to Fight ... Memphis on October 3, 2015. The Ride to Fight On is a cycling fundraiser ... Methodist Healthcare, The West Clinic and The University of Tennessee Health Science Center. A ...
(Date:7/31/2015)... ... July 31, 2015 , ... Jacksonville-based ... its new True North Conference Center. The medical community, social workers, law enforcement, ... may be more aligned in the effort to better understand and combat sex ...
(Date:7/31/2015)... ... July 31, 2015 , ... M3 USA MDLinx.com, source of ... three new Board Exam Courses. , The additions of Gastroenterology, Pulmonology and Allergy/Immunology ... from MDLinx makes preparing for the exam easy and painless. MDLinx offers thousands ...
(Date:7/31/2015)... ... , ... According to an article published July 2 on Healio, ... a consensus on the steps that need to be taken to successfully complete several ... consensus on a series of steps that each surgeon must complete for each procedure. ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:West Cancer Center Announces 2nd Annual Ride to Fight On 2Health News:West Cancer Center Announces 2nd Annual Ride to Fight On 3Health News:Lakeview Health Links Sex Trafficking and Addiction in Special Jacksonville Educational Workshop 2Health News:Lakeview Health Links Sex Trafficking and Addiction in Special Jacksonville Educational Workshop 3Health News:MDLinx Offers Three New Board Exam Prep Courses - Gastroenterology, Pulmonology and Allergy/Immunology 2Health News:MDLinx Offers Three New Board Exam Prep Courses - Gastroenterology, Pulmonology and Allergy/Immunology 3Health News:Article on Plastic Surgery Consensus Highlights the Duties of Veteran Plastic Surgeons, says Beverly Hills Physicians 2Health News:Article on Plastic Surgery Consensus Highlights the Duties of Veteran Plastic Surgeons, says Beverly Hills Physicians 3
... Radiation Oncology (ASTRO) has released evidence-based guidelines to ... finding that hypofractionated (HF) WBI is effective for ... are published in the International Journal of ... , Studies have shown that WBI following breast ...
... that controls the number of hematopoietic stem cells cells ... In a report in the online Early Edition of ... from Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH) and the Harvard Stem Cell ... of these blood stem cells, an advance that may improve ...
... By Jenifer Goodwin HealthDay Reporter , ... outbreak of whooping cough in decades, public health officials ... those who come into contact with infants, to make ... With the incidence of whooping cough also higher than ...
... DC Delivering timely, open, online access to the ... will significantly increase the return on the public,s investment ... Houghton at the Centre for Strategic Economic Studies at ... on Investment in Open Archiving Publicly Funded Research Outputs," ...
... Yeni H. Ycel, an ophthalmic pathologist at St. Michael,s Hospital, ... the New York Academy of Medicine. Dr. Ycel received ... the human eye that may lead to new treatments for ... assumption that the eye has no lymphatics, the channels responsible ...
... accurately detect and alleviate symptoms of delirium in persons ... the National Institute of Nursing Research. The project, ... seeks to improve nurses, assessment skills and reduce the ... Delirium and dementia have similar symptoms -- decline in ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:ASTRO publishes whole breast irradiation guidelines 2Health News:MicroRNA molecule increases number of blood stem cells, may help improve cancer treatment 2Health News:Spread of Whooping Cough Raises Concern 2Health News:Spread of Whooping Cough Raises Concern 3Health News:New study examines the economic returns of public access policies 2Health News:Nurses will test method for determining if it's dementia or delirium 2
(Date:7/30/2015)... OAKS, Calif. , July 30, 2015  Amgen (NASDAQ: ... Hassan , partner and managing director of Warburg Pincus LLC, ... are pleased to welcome Fred Hassan and the ... the Amgen Board," said Robert A. Bradway , chairman ... and commitment to innovation will serve Amgen well." ...
(Date:7/30/2015)... CHAGRIN FALLS, Ohio , July 30, 2015 /PRNewswire/ ... in his OMTEC® 2015 keynote address last month that ... business models in order to gain the efficiencies—and develop ... future. Dr. Barsoum,s comments were preceded by ... Tornier, avid entrepreneur and OMTEC moderator, who stressed that ...
(Date:7/30/2015)... , July 30, 2015  Growth of the ... as they bring former prescription users to the OTC ... Kline forecasts robust Rx-to-OTC switch activity over the ... emerging along with many new brands entering the market ... over the next five years (even those with low ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:Amgen Announces Appointment Of Fred Hassan To Board Of Directors 2Amgen Announces Appointment Of Fred Hassan To Board Of Directors 3Orthopaedic Surgery Reimbursement Shifts to Episode of Care 2Rx-to-OTC Switches -- Game Changers for the U.S. OTC Drugs Market through 2019, Sees Kline 2Rx-to-OTC Switches -- Game Changers for the U.S. OTC Drugs Market through 2019, Sees Kline 3
... 2012  Biomerix Corporation announced today that it has received ... tissue repair mesh, a novel composite mesh intended for ... for the temporary bridging of fascial defects.  This approval ... certification in many other parts of the world that ...
... 2012  Sanofi US today announced that the U. S. ... injunction against a Synvisc-One ® (hylan ... ruling allows for a restricted launch of Seikagaku,s product ... prohibits Seikagaku from selling their product below the current ...
Cached Medicine Technology:Biomerix Receives CE Mark Approval For ASSURE Soft Tissue Repair Mesh 2Sanofi Announces Court Ruling Granting Preliminary Injunction Against Synvisc-One® Competitor Product 2
Reagent Basin, 60mL, 5/Box...
For use with 8 channel pipets....
96 channel Parallel dispenser using Positive Air Displacement Technology...
Manufacturer of the WellPro since 1992, ProGroup previously distributed the instrument through Denley and Labsystems. A direct replacement for the ProPette the WellPro performs serial dilutions in an...
Medicine Products: