Navigation Links
Diamyd Updates Gene Therapy Program and Outlines Plans for Phase I Clinical Trial for Treatment of Cancer Pain
Date:8/27/2007

the safety of NP2. In total 12 patients who suffer from severe cancer-related pain are planned to be enrolled.

"We are very pleased with the progress of the NTDDS program in Pittsburgh since acquiring Nurel Therapeutics 18 months ago," said Anders Essen-Moller, CEO of Diamyd Medical. "Not only may the NP2 project in itself result in a major therapeutic, but shareholder value is also built with the establishment of a broad platform technology that should yield numerous product candidates for which collaborations with third parties will be sought. In addition, our Diamyd Inc. lab facilities and expertise in manufacturing and preclinical areas have been fully used to move the company's lead product, the GAD-based diabetes vaccine Diamyd(R), towards Phase III trials later this year."

About Diamyd's NTDDS Technology for Treatment of Pain

Diamyd Medical owns the exclusive worldwide license rights to a portfolio of patents for the Nerve Targeting Drug Delivery System (NTDDS). This system is based on a replication incompetent viral delivery system that can express numerous therapeutic genes. The NTDDS has a natural affinity for nerve cells. Diamyd's initial NTDDS projects are focused upon peripheral and central nervous system applications. To that end, Diamyd seeks to combine the natural biology of the NTDDS (local nerve targeting) with therapeutic agents that are naturally found in the body and have a known therapeutic effect (e.g., GAD or enkephalin for treatment of pain, and neurotrophic factors for nerve damage). Thus, Diamyd believes that NTDDS proposes a new and broad class of nervous system disease therapies.

Pain is transmitted through a series of neurons that run from the skin to the brain. Pain signaling can be inhibited in several ways using the synapse between the peripheral and central nervous systems. This synapse provides input from the skin or organs as the first order neuron. The output from this synapse, the second order neuron, is
'/>"/>

SOURCE Diamyd Medical AB
Copyright©2007 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2 3 4 5

Related medicine technology :

1. Revolutionary Immunologic Data Explains Function of Diamyd Diabetes Vaccine
2. Pro-Pharmaceuticals Updates Progress of Clinical Trials & Davanat 505 (b)(2) Filings
3. Avalon Updates the AVN944 Phase I Hematologic Malignancies Trial
4. Medtronic Updates Long-Term ENDEAVOR I-II Clinical Data Showing Sustained Safety and Significant Reductions in Repeat Procedures
5. NCCN Updates Esophageal and Gastric Cancer Guidelines
6. Isis Pharmaceuticals Updates Its Positive Phase 2 Data for ISIS 301012 in Familial Hypercholesterolemia Patients
7. Gene Chips to Detect CYP Variations: A New Step Toward Customized Medical Therapy.
8. Breast Cancer and HER-2/neu: Diagnostic Tools for Targeted Therapy
9. Pixantrone Combination Therapy for First-line Treatment of Aggressive Non-Hodgkins Lymphoma Results in Reduction in Severe Toxicities Including Heart Damage When Compared to Doxorubicin-based Therapy
10. Gene Therapy Eradicates Pancreatic Cancer in Preclinical Trial Targeting Systems Success in Mouse Model Reported in Cancer Cell
11. YM BioSciences Announces Preclinical Data Confirming Nimotuzumab Binds to the EGF Receptor and Potentiates Radiotherapy
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:7/24/2014)... Company (NYSE: PRGO ; TASE) today announced ... from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for ... gel 1.0%. FDA concluded that Perrigo,s testosterone product is ... substituted with the full expectation that it will produce ... 1% when used under the conditions specified in the ...
(Date:7/24/2014)... , July 24, 2014 Research ... "Machine Health Monitoring Market by Product, Component, Application and ... report to their offering. ... market is expected to witness a moderate growth as ... have almost reached the saturation levels. The ...
(Date:7/24/2014)... , July 24, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Delivery ... once order is placed. Photo - ... a professional and in-depth market survey on Global ... reviews the basic information of Hemodialysis Machine including ... then explores global and China,s top manufacturers of ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:Perrigo Confirms AB Therapeutic Equivalent Rating From The FDA For Its Testosterone Gel 1.0% 2Perrigo Confirms AB Therapeutic Equivalent Rating From The FDA For Its Testosterone Gel 1.0% 3Machine Health Monitoring (Vibration Monitoring, Thermography, Ultrasound Emission, Lubricating Oil Analysis, Corrosion Monitoring, Motor Current Signature Analysis) Market - Forecast to 2020 2Hemodialysis Machine Industry for Global and Chinese Markets Forecast to 2019 2Hemodialysis Machine Industry for Global and Chinese Markets Forecast to 2019 3Hemodialysis Machine Industry for Global and Chinese Markets Forecast to 2019 4Hemodialysis Machine Industry for Global and Chinese Markets Forecast to 2019 5
... Dec. 8, 2010 Reportlinker.com announces that a ... catalogue: Astellas Pharma Inc.: PharmaVitae ... IntroductionThis analysis examines the historical ... pharmaceutical sector. The profile encompasses global company strategy, ...
... 8, 2010 Healthpoint today announced that the U.S. ... commercial supplies of Collagenase SANTYL® Ointment, a biologic enzymatic ... Sterile & Specialty Products facility in Lakewood, New Jersey. ... the brand. "The approval of this second ...
Cached Medicine Technology:Reportlinker Adds Astellas Pharma Inc.: PharmaVitae Profile 2FDA Approves New Manufacturing Facility for Collagenase SANTYL® Ointment 2
(Date:7/24/2014)... Doheny HealthDay Reporter THURSDAY, ... often don,t view their kids as unhealthy or recognize the ... new study. The children of the families surveyed for ... Hasbro Children,s Hospital in Providence, R.I. "A third categorized ... researcher Dr. Kyung Rhee, now an assistant professor of pediatrics ...
(Date:7/24/2014)... have found a way to delay or even prevent ... with the anti-aging protein Klotho can prevent neuron death ... glutamate. These findings currently appear in the Journal ... the most frequent age-related dementia affecting 5.4 million Americans ... and more than 40 percent of people over the ...
(Date:7/24/2014)... (PRWEB) July 24, 2014 News ... that it has achieved certification for compliance with ... and verified by the DoD Information Assurance Certification ... Neutral Archive, identified within the DoD as the ... to Operate designation from the U.S. Army Medical ...
(Date:7/24/2014)... positive outcomes experience paradoxical feelings of pleasure and ... of the brain, according to research led by ... Princeton Neuroscience Institute at Princeton University. , ... of more than 300 products using an auction-like ... products with different or similar values and were ...
(Date:7/24/2014)... 24, 2014 Horizon BCBSNJ’s second annual ... lucky family a rent-free week in a beautiful Lavallette ... 2014. Don’t miss your chance to win a week’s ... to all New Jersey residents, 25 or older.* Residents ... http://www.facebook.com/HorizonBCBSNJ . , “A family vacation at ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Parents of Obese Kids Often View Them as Healthy 2Health News:Parents of Obese Kids Often View Them as Healthy 3Health News:BU researchers discover that Klotho is neuroprotective against Alzheimer's disease 2Health News:Perceptive Software Achieves DIACAP Certification for Vendor Neutral Archive Solution to Support U.S. Department of Defense Integrated Clinical Systems Program 2Health News:Perceptive Software Achieves DIACAP Certification for Vendor Neutral Archive Solution to Support U.S. Department of Defense Integrated Clinical Systems Program 3Health News:Perceptive Software Achieves DIACAP Certification for Vendor Neutral Archive Solution to Support U.S. Department of Defense Integrated Clinical Systems Program 4Health News:Brain's dynamic duel underlies win-win choices 2Health News:Brain's dynamic duel underlies win-win choices 3Health News:(Beach) Sands of Time Running out to Enter Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey’s 2014 “Back to the Boardwalk” Sweepstakes 2
... LDG ) today reported preliminary total retail drug,store sales for the five-week and nine-week periods ended April 3, 2008., , ... Periods ended April 3, 2008, ... Month Quarter to Date (Dollars in millions) ... (9 weeks), Total retail drug store sales $474 ...
... IRIDEX,Corporation (Nasdaq: IRIX ) today reported final financial results ... Revenue for the fourth quarter of 2007 was $14.1 ... fourth quarter of 2006. The,Company,s net loss was $15.8 million ... compared with a loss of $3.8 million or $0.48 per,diluted ...
... consequences of misuse , , THURSDAY, April 10 (HealthDay News) ... abuse of powerful narcotic painkillers such as Oxycontin or ... testing --- before dispensing the medications to patients, new ... medical staff were also part of the procedures used ...
... Pennsylvania School of Medicine have discovered that a protein ... heart muscle protein called actin. Whats more, Lmod directs ... of the heart. The findings appear in this weeks ... Lmod when we began this study, says lead author ...
... Methodist Healthcare -- Memphis,Hospitals ("Methodist") announced today that it ... maturities of the,Bonds. The tender offer was extended on ... 9, 2008 at 5:00 pm, New York City time. ... terminated is applicable to,the following: for the Series 1985C ...
... Held on Saturday, April 12th at the ... Helen Mills Theatre in NYC, NEW ... performing a benefit concert on Saturday,April 12th at the Helen Mills Theatre ... This One,s Personal: A,Concert to Stop ACD," is being hosted by the ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:Longs Reports Preliminary March Retail Drug Store Sales 2Health News:IRIDEX Reports Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2007 Financial Results 2Health News:IRIDEX Reports Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2007 Financial Results 3Health News:IRIDEX Reports Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2007 Financial Results 4Health News:IRIDEX Reports Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2007 Financial Results 5Health News:IRIDEX Reports Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2007 Financial Results 6Health News:IRIDEX Reports Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2007 Financial Results 7Health News:IRIDEX Reports Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2007 Financial Results 8Health News:User Registry May Help Docs Stem Painkiller Abuse 2Health News:Penn researchers discover 'modus operandi' of heart muscle protein 2Health News:Methodist Healthcare - Memphis Hospitals Announces Termination of Tender Offers 2Health News:Kristin Chenoweth to Perform Benefit Concert for 3 Angels Memorial Fund titled, 'Kristin Chenoweth, This One's Personal: A Concert to Stop ACD' 2Health News:Kristin Chenoweth to Perform Benefit Concert for 3 Angels Memorial Fund titled, 'Kristin Chenoweth, This One's Personal: A Concert to Stop ACD' 3
... 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 ...
... reference laboratory and a worldwide leader in ... an extensive test menu of highly complex ... anatomic pathology. Owned by the University of ... half of the nation's university teaching hospitals ...
... 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 ...
Medicine Products: