Navigation Links
ImmuneRegen BioSciences Reports Material Transfer Agreement with VaxGen, Inc.
Date:8/19/2007

VaxGen's Recombinant Protective Antigen Anthrax Vaccine to be tested with

ImmuneRegen's Adjuvant

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz., Aug. 7 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- ImmuneRegen BioSciences, a wholly owned subsidiary of IR BioSciences Holdings, Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: IRBO), today announced it has finalized a Material Transfer Agreement (MTA) with VaxGen Inc. (Pink Sheets: VXGN.PK). As part of the agreement, ImmuneRegen will receive the pharmaceutically active ingredient of VaxGen's anthrax vaccine candidate, recombinant Protective Antigen, or rPA, to be tested at one of ImmuneRegen's partnering labs. Commercial terms of the MTA were not disclosed.

VaxGen's rPA102 anthrax vaccine is composed of a purified rPA and an aluminum salt adjuvant routinely used in many vaccines. ImmuneRegen will be testing for adjuvant activity of ImmuneRegen's Viprovex(R) in combination with VaxGen's rPA.

"We are hoping to find that our compound, Viprovex, will demonstrate adjuvant activity in a rabbit model with the VaxGen vaccine," said Hal Siegel, Ph.D., Senior Director of Product Development and Regulatory Affairs, ImmuneRegen BioSciences, Inc. "From work we and others have already performed, we hope the adjuvant activity we recently reported in our studies with influenza vaccines in mice will be mirrored in testing of Viprovex with VaxGen's rPA antigen."

Initial studies in a well-established mouse model system have revealed that Viprovex can both prophylactically and therapeutically have positive effects in mice exposed to lethal doses of anthrax. Tests results indicated that animals exposed to lethal doses of anthrax spores were treated with different doses of Viprovex either before or after anthrax exposure and survival ranged from 20% to 70%.

The MTA with ImmuneRegen BioSciences is separate from VaxGen's effort to partner its recombinant anthrax vaccine program with another company for the purpose of carrying on the development and c
'/>"/>

SOURCE ImmuneRegen BioSciences

Copyright©2007 PR Newswire.

Page: 1 2 3 4

Related medicine technology :

1. ImmuneRegen BioSciences Announces Promising Data on Homspera Suggesting Potential as a Co-Therapeutic Agent
2. YM BioSciences Announces Secondary Efficacy and Safety Findings in Randomized Phase IIB Aerolef Trial
3. YM BioSciences Announces Preclinical Data Confirming Nimotuzumab Binds to the EGF Receptor and Potentiates Radiotherapy
4. Sangamo BioSciences Announces Presentation of Phase 1 ZFP Therapeutic Data at American Diabetes Association Meeting
5. Neurocrine Biosciences Announces New Research Studies Presented at APSS Reveal Significant Under-Diagnosis of Insomnia
6. Hana Biosciences Presents Data On Two Programs At the American Society of Clinical Oncology Annual Meeting
7. IR BioSciences Announces Promising Data from Study of Its Compound Homspera
8. Sangamo BioSciences Announces Presentation of ZFP Therapeutic Data From Nerve Regeneration Program at American Society for Neural Therapy and Repair Meeting
9. Lux Biosciences Investigational Therapy for Uveitis, LX211, is Subject of Two Presentations at Key Ophthalmology Meeting, ARVO 2007
10. YM BioSciences Reports AeroLEF Randomized Phase IIb Trial Meets Primary Endpoint in Patients with Post-Surgical Pain
11. Hana Biosciences Announces Data to be Presented On Talvesta (Talotrexin) for Injection at The American Association for Cancer Research Annual Meeting
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:1/23/2015)... Fla. , Jan. 23, 2015  HyGreen, Inc., a ... agreement and partnership with RCA Medical, a subsidiary of ... . Each year, hundreds of millions ... care-associated infections as organisms are transmitted from patient to ...
(Date:1/23/2015)... , Jan. 23, 2015 Cord Blood America, Inc. ( ... or the "Company")  filed a Preliminary Proxy Statement, Schedule 14A, ... today, and provides an update for shareholders detailing why a ... requested. Dear Shareholders, As we reflect ...
(Date:1/23/2015)... Gem Pharmaceuticals announced today that the initial soft tissue ... Phase 2 clinical trial.  This open-label study will assess ... (an investigational medication), in approximately 30 adults as first-line ... Logo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20150123/170966LOGO GPX-150 is ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:HyGreen Partners with RCA Medical in Johannesburg, South Africa 2Cord Blood America Announces Preliminary Proxy Filing and Details Why a "YES" Vote to Increase Authorized Shares Is Requested 2Cord Blood America Announces Preliminary Proxy Filing and Details Why a "YES" Vote to Increase Authorized Shares Is Requested 3Cord Blood America Announces Preliminary Proxy Filing and Details Why a "YES" Vote to Increase Authorized Shares Is Requested 4Gem Pharmaceuticals Announces Enrollment of Initial Patients in its Phase 2 Clinical Trial to Assess the Efficacy and Safety of GPX-150 in Sarcoma Patients 2
... Calif., April 21, 2011 Jazz Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Nasdaq: ... conference call and live webcast on Tuesday, May 3, 2011 ... call, company management will provide a business and financial update ... live webcast and press release may be accessed from the ...
... Misonix, Inc. (Nasdaq: MSON ), a ... innovative, therapeutic, ultrasonic products worldwide for wound debridement, ... other surgical and medical applications, has entered into ... Instrumentacion, S.A. based in Bogota, Colombia. Instrumentacion will ...
Cached Medicine Technology:Misonix Announces New Distribution Agreement for Colombia 2Misonix Announces New Distribution Agreement for Colombia 3
(Date:1/23/2015)... Hastings and Hastings, a law firm in Arizona that ... legal representation client review requests for slip and fall accidents ... in the number of slip and fall related accidents that ... With that said, a large number of injury victims are ... firm. Hastings and Hastings is a personal injury firm in ...
(Date:1/22/2015)... LunaDress, with its top dressmaking technologies, has been ... business is showing its latest designs of wedding dresses and ... the company’s CEO, all the fresh new products are designed ... up to 80% off. All the clothes from LunaDress follow ...
(Date:1/22/2015)... Padre Murphy's and Owner Tom Boyle in ... Player Health Alliance (PPHA). The PPHA's passion for others' ... including NFL greats, treated for obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) has ... the cause in the valley. The most recent plans for ...
(Date:1/22/2015)... 22, 2015 Blue Cross and Blue Shield ... exemplify what it means to “Live Fearless.” , ... to share their stories about how they or someone they ... others by living in the moment. By telling these types ...
(Date:1/22/2015)... A new white paper by The ... in the long-term care environment as well as provides ... The paper, “The Power of Person-Centeredness in Long-Term Care: ... of the patient, resident and family experience in long-term ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Hastings and Hastings Reports a Record Number of Client Review Requests for Slip and Fall Accidents in 2014 2Health News:LunaDress Shows The Latest Styles Of Wedding Dresses In 2015 2Health News:Padre Murphy's Holds NFL Retired Players Association Party Star Studded Event With Bud Light and Pro Player Health Alliance Sponsoring 2Health News:Padre Murphy's Holds NFL Retired Players Association Party Star Studded Event With Bud Light and Pro Player Health Alliance Sponsoring 3Health News:Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Minnesota to Showcase “Faces of Fearless” 2Health News:The Power of Person-Centeredness in Long-Term Care Explored by The Beryl Institute 2Health News:The Power of Person-Centeredness in Long-Term Care Explored by The Beryl Institute 3
... July 16 MDdatacor, Inc., a leader in ... providers, today,announced the appointment of Gregory A. Buchholz ... In this new role, Buchholz will be,responsible for ... will oversee the quality assurance, project management,informatics, data ...
... CareGiverHelper provides an innovative branded community to help coordinate ... ... Mass., July 16 CareGiverHelper, a provider of,social networking solutions/portals ... community to Ceridian LifeWorks, a,leading provider of health and productivity ...
... For every walker, there is a story ..., ... " is a,simple idea that explains the motivation behind ... walkers have at least one,story to explain their participation ... only a Bay Area institution, but Northern California,s,largest HIV/AIDS ...
... and Goetze Dental Bring Over, 300 Years Experience, 350 Sales Professionals ... ... U.S. Regions, LIVINGSTON, N.J., July 16 Milestone,Scientific Inc. ... announced that leading independent,dental supply companies -- Benco Dental, Burkhart Dental, ...
... (PRWEB) July 16, 2008 -- Paquin Healthcare Companies, ... North Shore-LIJ Health Systems comprehensive consumer healthcare retail ... of the nations largest, serving a market area ... Island and Queens., , , , ,We are ...
... commitments of pursuing years of education, completing specialized training and practicing ... E. Cook Honors College at Indiana University of Pennsylvania influence and ... ... Indiana, PA (PRWEB) July 16, 2008 -- Each day brings ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:MDdatacor Names Gregory Buchholz Chief Operating Officer 2Health News:Ceridian LifeWorks Offers CareGiverHelper Service to Clients to Ease Stress of Family Caregiving 2Health News:Ceridian LifeWorks Offers CareGiverHelper Service to Clients to Ease Stress of Family Caregiving 3Health News:25,000 AIDS Walk San Francisco Participants; 25,000 Reasons Why 2Health News:25,000 AIDS Walk San Francisco Participants; 25,000 Reasons Why 3Health News:Milestone Scientific Expands Domestic Sales Network With Addition of Three New Dental Distributors 2Health News:Milestone Scientific Expands Domestic Sales Network With Addition of Three New Dental Distributors 3Health News:Milestone Scientific Expands Domestic Sales Network With Addition of Three New Dental Distributors 4Health News:Paquin Healthcare and North Shore-LIJ Health System Join to Launch Huge Retail and Ecommerce Initiative 2Health News:Paquin Healthcare and North Shore-LIJ Health System Join to Launch Huge Retail and Ecommerce Initiative 3Health News:Robert E Cook Honors College Women In Medicine 2Health News:Robert E Cook Honors College Women In Medicine 3Health News:Robert E Cook Honors College Women In Medicine 4Health News:Robert E Cook Honors College Women In Medicine 5Health News:Robert E Cook Honors College Women In Medicine 6
... smaller ESR analyzer that brings ... Westergrn pipettes. Up to 40 ... access, or bach, with automated ... system for back-up support or ...
The Sedimat 15 Automated sedrate system provides an accurate ESR result in only 15 minutes. Fast, in-office results (before patient leaves the office) can lead to improved patient therapy....
... CA-1500 enhances productivity in the laboratory with ... detection methods clotting, chromogenic and immunological ... precise test results every time. With ... and random access, the CA-1500 will provide ...
... you're testing your blood glucose regularly, you ... as possible. Conventional spring-loaded lancet systems often ... can cause painful dilation or tearing of ... has a precise, linear action that provides ...
Medicine Products: