Navigation Links
DNA Medicine Institute Receives Qualifying Therapeutic Discovery Grant
Date:11/3/2010

CAMBRIDGE, Mass., Nov. 3, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- The DNA Medicine Institute, a biomedical research organization whose mission is to advance patient care, alleviate human suffering, and treat disease through innovation, has received a $222,999 grant from the U.S. government under the Qualifying Therapeutic Discovery Project (QTDP) Program to advance the development of its Universal Blood Sensor. The QTDP grant program, established as a result of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act of 2010, targeted projects that show potential to result in new therapies to treat areas of unmet medical need or prevent, detect or treat chronic or acute diseases and conditions, reduce long-term health care costs in the United States, or significantly advance the goal of curing cancer within the next 30 years. Allocation of the credit also took into consideration which projects show the greatest potential to create and sustain high-quality, high-paying U.S. jobs and to advance U.S. competitiveness in life, biological and medical sciences.

DMI's Universal Blood Sensor offers a full system's check of a person anywhere, anytime, and with a single drop of blood—all without the use of a hospital-sized testing center, a phlebotomist, and skilled medical practitioners. The sensor allows for all disease states from all organs to be analyzed, whether this involves the heart, blood, lungs, brain, kidneys, cancer, or infection. Real-time decision analysis allows the user to proceed with optimal management in the event of an abnormal state.

Eugene Chan, M.D., President and Chief Scientific Officer of the DNA Medicine Institute, commented:  "This funding will allow us to speed the development of innovations for making vital diagnostic information readily available to all patients regardless of their setting, need, or economic condition."

About DNA Medicine Institute

DMI utilizes an interdisciplinary, multi-faceted approach to innovation that draws upon diverse and disparate fields including medicine, nanotechnology, genomics, biophysics, biochemistry, molecular biology, and advanced engineering.  Its core beliefs are that successful, innovative commercial products can make a long-lasting impact on patient care. It currently does research on intuitive medical devices, smartly designed drugs, and powerful research instrumentation.  For more information, visit:  www.dnamedinstitute.com.


'/>"/>
SOURCE DNA Medicine Institute
Copyright©2010 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Related medicine technology :

1. Tongjitang Chinese Medicines Enters into Merger Agreement with Tonsun International Company Limited, Hanmax Investment Limited and Fosun Industrial Co., Limited
2. CTIA-The Wireless Association® to Host First Wireless Health Pavilion at MEDICA 2010 World Forum for Medicine
3. Reproductive Medicine Associates of NJ Receive Top National Award for Ground-Breaking IVF Research
4. Results From an Expanded Cohort Phase 1 Study Published in the New England Journal of Medicine Demonstrate a Majority of Patients With ALK-Positive Advanced Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer Responded to Crizotinib (PF-02341066)
5. Tengion Reviews Pipeline Progress at First Analyst and Investor Meeting; Strategic & Clinical Updates Provided for Regenerative Medicine Programs
6. Research Published in Science Translational Medicine Underscores Value of Depression Gene Therapy License Held by Neurologix
7. China Medicine to Announce Third Quarter 2010 Financial Results on November 10, 2010
8. INVOcell Study Results to be Reported at the Annual Meeting of The American Society of Reproductive Medicine
9. Emergency Physicians Urge Americans to Take The American Medicine Chest Challenge November 13th
10. C PORT Solutions Launches MEDI PORT to Bring Powerful New Telemedicine Solutions to the Hospital Bedside
11. Ingenuity Systems and TransMed Systems Integrate Software to Support Personalized Medicine Research
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:4/27/2016)... , April 27, 2016 Shire plc ... Jeff Poulton , Chief Financial Officer, will present at the ... Boston, MA on Wednesday, May 04, 2016, 10:00 ... will be available on the Presentations and Webcasts section of ... of the webcast will be available on this same website ...
(Date:4/27/2016)... , April 27, 2016 ... over USD 2.14 billion by 2022, according to ...      (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20150105/723757 ) ... advancement affecting the efficiency and accuracy delivered by ... persistent demand for novel urinalysis instruments and consumables. ...
(Date:4/26/2016)... , April 26, 2016 Diplomat Pharmacy, ... of Jennifer Hagerman , Pharm D., to Vice ... growing role at Diplomat, Hagerman will continue to lead ... company that delivers custom education and training to Diplomat ... specialty pharmacy industry. Diplomat University also houses the quality ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:
(Date:4/29/2016)... ... April 29, 2016 , ... Dr. ... of best seller "LOVE, MEDICINE and MIRACLES") addresses touchy topics related to Death ... podcasted thereafter . Dr. Bernie Siegel, author of a plethora of essential ...
(Date:4/29/2016)... ... April 29, 2016 , ... Spine Team Texas, a comprehensive spine ... announce one of their physicians has been invited to be a featured speaker at ... Practice Review conference on April 30, 2016. , Dr. R. Scott McPherson, a ...
(Date:4/29/2016)... ... 29, 2016 , ... Melanoma is the deadliest type of skin cancer. Although only about 1 ... skin cancer deaths. More than 10,000 people are expected to die of melanoma this year. ... is the one of the most commonly diagnosed cancers in young women. A recent breakthrough ...
(Date:4/29/2016)... ... 29, 2016 , ... Jvion, the market leader in clinical ... Eastside Partners, with participation from existing investor Martin Ventures. The funds will ... technology and product roadmap. , “Jvion is experiencing significant growth and ...
(Date:4/29/2016)... (PRWEB) , ... April 29, 2016 , ... Nike Softball ... softball camp from July 24th – 27th for girls aged 10-18. All facets of ... held at the beautiful Clark V. Whited Complex, one of the finest softball facilities ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):