Navigation Links
Cellular Dynamics International and Roche Transition Early Access Collaboration into a Standard Supply Agreement Ahead of Schedule
Date:3/22/2011

MADISON, Wis., March 22, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Cellular Dynamics International (CDI) announced today that their two-year collaboration with Roche (SIX: RO, ROG; OTCQX: RHHBY) to substantiate CDI's iCell® Cardiomyocytes as a predictive tool for assessing the potential cardiotoxic effects of developing drug candidates was completed early and is now transitioning into a standard supply agreement.  Moving forward, iCell Cardiomyocytes, induced pluripotent stem cell (iPSC)-derived human heart cells, will be incorporated into Roche's drug development decision-making process.

CDI and Roche initiated their collaboration in March 2009 to interrogate CDI's iCell Cardiomyocytes against a well-categorized compound reference set intended to test the ability of the cardiomyocytes to predict drug-induced, potentially life-threatening, cardiac arrhythmias. These studies included longitudinal genetic and molecular characterizations of the cardiomyocytes and assessment of their performance across a variety of established and novel testing platforms designed to detect possible cardiotoxic effects of developing compounds early in their development cycle.  Multiple publications based on this research are in preparation for submission to peer-reviewed journals.

"This transition to a standard supply agreement is an important milestone for CDI," said Chris Parker, Chief Commercial Officer of CDI.  "CDI and Roche have developed and demonstrated, respectively, a more efficient tool to reveal potential cardiotoxicity in their drug development candidates.  iCell Cardiomyocytes have proven to provide value to pharmaceutical drug discovery and development."

Robert Palay, CEO and Chairman
'/>"/>

SOURCE Cellular Dynamics International, Inc.
Copyright©2010 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2

Related medicine technology :

1. Intra-Cellular Therapies and Takeda Enter into Worldwide Collaboration to Develop and Commercialize Compounds for Schizophrenia
2. SecuraTrac Reveals Revolutionary Safety Solution Based on GPS & Cellular Technology at CES 2011
3. Transposagen and Cellular Dynamics International Cross-License Technologies for Induced Pluripotent Stem Cells
4. Largest Acellular Dermal Allografts for Abdominal Wall Repair Now Available From MTF
5. Tengion Presents New Data Demonstrating Functional Regeneration in a Diabetic Chronic Kidney Failure Model at the International Society for Cellular Therapy
6. Intra-Cellular Therapies Announces the Successful Completion of a Phase Ib/II Study of ITI-007 in Patients with Schizophrenia
7. Cellular Dynamics Partners with iPS Academia Japan, Inc. to In-License Seminal iPS Cell Patent Portfolio
8. Intra-Cellular Therapies Announces the Results of a Phase I PET Study for ITI-007 for the Treatment of Schizophrenia and Other Psychiatric Disorders
9. Cellular Dynamics Announces Commercial Launch of iCell(TM) Cardiomyocytes for Drug Candidate Toxicity Screening
10. Jennerex, Inc. Receives EMEA Orphan Drug Designation for JX-594 for the Treatment of Hepatocellular Carcinoma
11. Cellular Dynamics International and VivoMedica Launch the CARDIOTOX Consortium to Validate a Human Cardiac Model for Preclinical Cardiotoxicity Testing
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:8/29/2014)... , Aug. 29, 2014 The Competitive Intelligence ... and marketplace changes. CI leaders who adjust will succeed, ... In a new Best Practices, LLC study CI leaders ... insights, including: - Use secondary research whenever ... research - Internal staff who are creative ...
(Date:8/29/2014)... SAN DIEGO , Aug. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ ... an emerging biopharmaceutical company, announced today that Santosh ... will be leaving the Company, for personal reasons, ... the Chief Medical Officer of Aires Pharmaceuticals, which ... Vetticaden,s former responsibilities as the Company,s interim Chief ...
(Date:8/29/2014)... , Aug. 29, 2014 Research and ... "China Orthopedic Instrument Industry Report, 2014-2017" report to ... population and rising proportion of reimbursement for medical expenses, ... released, with its scale presenting a CAGR of 19.2% ... are three product segments of orthopedic instruments in ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:Using the Competitive Intelligence Function to Drive Better Business Decisions in the Pharmaceutical Sector 2Mast Therapeutics Announces Management Change 2Mast Therapeutics Announces Management Change 3Mast Therapeutics Announces Management Change 4China Orthopedic Instrument Industry Report, 2014-2017 2
(Date:8/30/2014)... 2014 Seniors Guide, the comprehensive guide to ... on Alzheimer’s Disease, Dementia, and Memory Loss . , ... of being diagnosed with the Alzheimer’s, inspired Seniors Guide writers ... Me”. The movie, out on October 14, 2014, shows ... diagnosis of the disease – which inspires a final tour ...
(Date:8/30/2014)... 2014 Insomnia causes disturbances in every aspect ... they unknowingly developed insomnia and the steps often used to ... Tune in to the show at this link: Dr. ... on August 30, and will be podcasted at this ... to DrCarolFrancisTalkRadio.com. , "Insomnia causes countless unrecognized complications. ...
(Date:8/30/2014)... Dotinga HealthDay Reporter FRIDAY, ... patients operated on for broken bones or other orthopedic trauma ... finds. Less-educated patients and patients who had used ... "doctor shoppers," said study lead author Dr. Brent Morris, a ... the study suggests that doctors aren,t talking to one another ...
(Date:8/30/2014)... Hastings and Hastings, a qualified team ... Arizona is pleased to report having saved a client ... among many cases where Hastings and Hastings has tailored ... a greater portion of their settlement or recovery. The ... positive solution for Arizona car accident victims is achievable ...
(Date:8/30/2014)... plant-based medication commonly used to treat gout, before ... reducing potential complications from this type of surgery, ... adverse effects, according to a study published by ... early online to coincide with its presentation at ... complications after cardiac surgery include postpericardiotomy syndrome (the ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Alzheimer’s Disease and Dementia Focus on Retirement Website SeniorsGuideOnline.com 2Health News:Sleepless Nights, Exhausting Days, Mental Fog – Relief for Insomnia With Clinical Psychologist Dr. Carol Francis 2Health News:'Doctor-Shopping' for Painkillers Common After Broken-Bone Surgery, Study Finds 2Health News:'Doctor-Shopping' for Painkillers Common After Broken-Bone Surgery, Study Finds 3Health News:Hastings and Hastings Is Pleased To Report Having Saved A Client $67,100 On A Settlement Of $610,000 2Health News:Medication shows mixed results in reducing complications from cardiac surgery 2
... ... Media Services, the largest production/post-production company in the Mid-Atlantic region, acquires premiere Blu-ray ... Clients include National Geographic Films, Discovery Networks and various documentary filmmakers. , ... (PRWEB) June ...
... ... a renewable resource. , ... June 26, 2010 -- Laser and copier toners use over 146,000,000 gallons of oil per ... or Forestry products, therefore, eliminating the need for petroleum products. The term bio-product is ...
... ... will prioritize the health of the world’s women and children. UN Foundation CEO Kathy Calvin ... and child health. , ... DC (Vocus) June 25, 2010 -- As world leaders come together today in Canada for ...
... Jenifer Goodwin HealthDay Reporter , FRIDAY, June 25 ... off the throbbing in her back and leg. An Army ... herself physically and mentally. But as her Iraq ... like she was being stabbed. She could hardly sit, stand ...
... , ... American Red Cross of Greater Chicago , ... Oak Brook, IL (Vocus) June 25, 2010 -- AthletiCo Physical and Occupational ... joined with Phones 4 Charity to reduce, reuse, and recycle. Phones 4 Charity ...
... The American Physical Society, a leading organization of physicists, ... energy technologies that will strengthen energy security and reduce ... exploration as evidenced by the BP oil spill. ... the history of the nation has caused extraordinary ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:Henninger Media Services Now Offers Hollywood-Quality Blu-ray Products 2Health News:Henninger Media Services Now Offers Hollywood-Quality Blu-ray Products 3Health News:Great Office Buys Announces the Addition of Elite Brand Bio-Based Toners to their Product Line 2Health News:United Nations Foundation Commends G8 Leaders for Accelerating Support for Proven Interventions to Improve Women's and Children's Health 2Health News:Chronic Pain Often Follows U.S. Soldiers Home: Study 2Health News:Chronic Pain Often Follows U.S. Soldiers Home: Study 3Health News:AthletiCo Physical Therapy Holds July Cell Phone Drive 2Health News:APS urges greater federal investment in energy research 2
... is an advanced three-part inflatable prosthesis consisting of ... placed in the scrotum and a pair of ... simulates the look and performance of a natural ... technology, the AMS 700 Series now features the ...
... is an advanced three-part inflatable prosthesis consisting of ... placed in the scrotum and a pair of ... simulates the look and performance of a natural ... technology, the AMS 700 Series now features the ...
... bags are part of the Freedom ... of leg bags, kits, and accessories ... of our customers. These leg bags ... constructed of 100% latex-free soft, textured ...
... part of the Freedom Urinary Collection ... bags, kits, and accessories designed to ... customers. These leg bags are offered ... 100% latex-free soft, textured medical grade ...
Medicine Products: