Navigation Links
Accera, Inc. Appoints Dr. Thomas Werner President & CEO and Announces FDA Acceptance of IND Application for AC-1204 for Mild-to-Moderate Alzheimer's Disease
Date:10/5/2010

ometabolism.  Numerous studies have shown that an early feature of AD is region-specific declines in cerebral glucose metabolism.  One strategy to treat this condition has been to supplement the brain's normal glucose supply with ketone bodies.

"Accera is in a period of significant growth in both the commercialization of Axona and development of clinical trials with AC-1204.  I look forward to leading the Company in both efforts," said Dr. Werner.  "The IND acceptance for AC-1204 represents a further validation of Accera's methods, research and commitment to advancing novel therapeutic alternatives for Alzheimer's disease.  We expect the ALERT study will further demonstrate the long-term benefits of Accera's approach to Alzheimer's."

About AC-1204

AC-1204 targets the metabolic deficiencies and imbalances associated with Alzheimer's disease by providing ketone bodies as an alternative energy source for brain cells that have defective glucose metabolism.  This approach has been shown to safely improve cognitive function and memory in AD patients and in pre-clinical animal models of dementia.

About Axona®

Axona is a prescription-only medical food intended for the clinical dietary management of the metabolic processes associated with mild-to-moderate Alzheimer's disease.  For more information, visit www.about-axona.com

About Accera, Inc.

Accera, Inc. is a privately held commercial-stage biotechnology company that developed and now markets Axona in the U.S.  Accera is engaged in the research, development and commercialization of other clinical applications for Axona and AC-1204 in acute and chronic neurodegenerative diseases.  For more information about Accera, please visit www.accerapharma.com.Company contact:Accera, Inc.(303) 999-3705Bill PoncyVP Commercial Development

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

Page: 1 2 3 4

Related medicine technology :

1. Accera, Inc. To Present at Lazard Capital Markets 6th Annual Healthcare Conference
2. Quark Pharmaceuticals Appoints New Chief Medical Officer
3. West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc. Appoints New Director
4. PAREXEL Expands Late Phase Clinical Research Services and Appoints Leading Pharmacoepidemiology Expert Victor Kiri
5. Curemark Appoints Preeminent Pediatrics Gastroenterologist
6. CVBT Appoints Dr. Nabil Dib as Principal Investigator for Phase II Heart Trial
7. Ardea Biosciences Appoints John W. Beck Chief Financial Officer, Announces Clinical Development Progress and Reports First Quarter 2008 Financial Results
8. Cytopia Appoints Study Chairman for JAK2 Clinical Trial
9. Enobia Pharma Appoints Industry Veterans with Commercial and Manufacturing Expertise to Expand Senior Management Team
10. NovaRx Appoints Industry Veteran as President and COO
11. Raptor Pharmaceuticals Appoints Dr. Patrice P. Rioux as Chief Medical Officer
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:7/11/2014)... July 11, 2014 On ... down 0.52%, the Dow Jones Industrial Average finished the day ... 1,964.68, down 0.41%. The losses were broad based as eight ... S&P 500 Health Care Sector Index ended the day at ... the last one month. Investor-Edge has initiated coverage on the ...
(Date:7/11/2014)... Research and Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/tjlw9k/immunoprotein ) ... Diagnostic Testing Market - Forecasts to 2019: Expected ... and is expected to be valued at USD ... http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 ... segmented according to immunoprotein types which include immunoglobulins, ...
(Date:7/11/2014)... Show organisers report ... Expo 2014 were a brand new audience ... London , plus a 10% increase ...      (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130723/629764-a) ...      (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140711/696892-b ) ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:Health Care Equipment Equities Movers and Shakers -- Research on Covidien, Baxter, DexCom, and Boston Scientific 2Health Care Equipment Equities Movers and Shakers -- Research on Covidien, Baxter, DexCom, and Boston Scientific 3Health Care Equipment Equities Movers and Shakers -- Research on Covidien, Baxter, DexCom, and Boston Scientific 4Immunoprotein Diagnostic Testing Market - Forecasts to 2019: Expected to grow at the highest CAGR of 6% and is expected to be valued at USD 4,943.0 million 2UK's Flagship Health & Safety Event Has Successful Inaugural Year in London 2UK's Flagship Health & Safety Event Has Successful Inaugural Year in London 3UK's Flagship Health & Safety Event Has Successful Inaugural Year in London 4
... 6, 2011 The Female Health Company (NASDAQ-CM: FHCO) ... Industria e Comercio (Semina), was successful in a public ... with up to 20 million FC2 Female Condoms.  The ... quantity purchased will be determined at the Ministry of ...
... InspireMD, Inc. (OTC BB: NSPR) ("Inspire" or the ... system, today announced that Mr. Ofir Paz, InspireMD,s co-founder ... financial officer, will participate in the Benchmark Company, LLC ... The Pfister Hotel, 424 East Wisconsin Ave., Milwaukee, Wis. ...
Cached Medicine Technology:The Female Health Company's Brazilian Distributor, Semina, Awarded Contract For Up To 20 Million FC2 Female Condoms 2The Female Health Company's Brazilian Distributor, Semina, Awarded Contract For Up To 20 Million FC2 Female Condoms 3InspireMD to Participate in Benchmark Company, LLC 2011 One-On-One Investor Conference 2InspireMD to Participate in Benchmark Company, LLC 2011 One-On-One Investor Conference 3
(Date:7/11/2014)... Stamford, CT (PRWEB) July 11, 2014 ... – the nation’s only non-profit dedicated exclusively to ... announced that Joshua Corday has joined the organization ... veteran fundraising professional with deep experience securing gifts ... he served as Annual Giving Director for NewYork ...
(Date:7/11/2014)... Global enterprises today are shifting towards the changing ... Managed services offer these global enterprises a strategic method ... into rising operational costs to companies. The aim to ... the global market driver for expanding the managed services ... market is estimated to grow from $142.75 billion in ...
(Date:7/11/2014)... 11, 2014 Presently, disposable medical suppliers ... equipment and supplies segment. During the past two decades, ... growth (on an average 12.5% per year), primarily owing ... Currently, the US is the largest market for disposable ... of 40%. The second position is held by Europe ...
(Date:7/11/2014)... PROVIDENCE, R.I. -- Researchers from The Miriam ... under age 65 have significantly higher rates of ... with mobility impairments were less likely to attempt ... quit-smoking treatments may not be sufficient for this ... online in advance of print in the ...
(Date:7/11/2014)... largest study of its kind has found that ... advantages over their conventional counterparts, including more antioxidants ... study looked at an unprecedented 343 peer-reviewed publications ... and conventional plant-based foods, including fruits, vegetables, and ... to quantify differences between organic and non-organic foods. ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Alliance for Cancer Gene Therapy (ACGT) Welcomes Joshua Corday as Senior Development Officer 2Health News:Alliance for Cancer Gene Therapy (ACGT) Welcomes Joshua Corday as Senior Development Officer 3Health News:North America Managed Services Market Worth $68.65 Billion by 2018 - New Report by MicroMarket Monitor 2Health News:North America Managed Services Market Worth $68.65 Billion by 2018 - New Report by MicroMarket Monitor 3Health News:North America Managed Services Market Worth $68.65 Billion by 2018 - New Report by MicroMarket Monitor 4Health News:Global Disposable Medical Supplies Market to See Robust Growth Through Next Decade, According to New TriMark Report Available at MarketPublishers.com 2Health News:Global Disposable Medical Supplies Market to See Robust Growth Through Next Decade, According to New TriMark Report Available at MarketPublishers.com 3Health News:Miriam Hospital study examines smoking prevalence 2Health News:Major study documents nutritional and food safety benefits of organic farming 2Health News:Major study documents nutritional and food safety benefits of organic farming 3
... trips to their GP under a new scheme that has ... The electronic transfer of repeat prescriptions between general practices and ... a bid to streamline the system and make it faster ... down on prescription errors. , And now the scheme is ...
... be much tougher than is typically done, study finds , ... small (1 centimeter or less), certain kinds of breast cancer ... researchers say. , A team at the Mayo Clinic in ... (HER2+) and triple negative (HER2- and ER/PR-) tumors that have ...
... (Oakland, Calif.) The Agency for Healthcare Research and ... Health Research for a study that uses electronic medical ... 175,000 adults to find ways to improve the quality ... which will begin to yield findings next summer, will ...
... Dec. 17 Incisionless surgery is the,most significant ... being,rapidly adopted by a wide variety of academic ... StomaphyX(TM) and EsophyX(TM) procedures already,performed globally. Despite the ... clearance this year, over 50 U.S. centers,have already ...
... babies are born with severe heart defects that must be operated ... odds for these infants are much better now than they were ... be a way to give them an even better chance at ... at handling such cases. , In the first national study of ...
... Find items or activities that stretch youngsters, creativity and ... 16 (HealthDay News) -- When you,re Christmas shopping for ... toys that promote healthy childhood development and reinforce personal ... allow for creativity, imagination, manipulation, and change. If a ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:Prescription for an electronic revolution? 2Health News:Prescription for an electronic revolution? 3Health News:Even Tiny Breast Tumors May Need Aggressive Treatment 2Health News:Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality funds KP study of electronic records for heart disease 2Health News:EndoGastric Solutions Opens Three Training Centers to Keep Up with Demand from Surgeons Wanting to Learn StomaphyX(TM) Procedures 2Health News:EndoGastric Solutions Opens Three Training Centers to Keep Up with Demand from Surgeons Wanting to Learn StomaphyX(TM) Procedures 3Health News:EndoGastric Solutions Opens Three Training Centers to Keep Up with Demand from Surgeons Wanting to Learn StomaphyX(TM) Procedures 4Health News:For babies with heart defects, death risk is far lower at most experienced hospitals 2Health News:For babies with heart defects, death risk is far lower at most experienced hospitals 3Health News:For babies with heart defects, death risk is far lower at most experienced hospitals 4Health News:Picking the Right Toys Isn't Child's Play 2
... ARUP Laboratories is a national reference laboratory ... research and development. ARUP offers an extensive ... medical tests in clinical and anatomic pathology. ... Laboratories' clients include more than half of ...
... national reference laboratory and a worldwide leader ... offers an extensive test menu of highly ... and anatomic pathology. Owned by the University ... than half of the nation's university teaching ...
... is a national reference laboratory and a ... development. ARUP offers an extensive test menu ... in clinical and anatomic pathology. Owned by ... include more than half of the nation's ...
... national reference laboratory and a worldwide leader ... offers an extensive test menu of highly ... and anatomic pathology. Owned by the University ... than half of the nation's university teaching ...
Medicine Products: