Navigation Links
New Topical Therapy Safely Treats Serious Skin Infections Without Systemic Side Effects
Date:9/19/2007

ANN ARBOR, Mich., Sept. 19 /PRNewswire/ -- A new topical lotion that penetrates the skin deeply enough to target and eliminate serious skin infections, but without being systemically absorbed, has shown a high degree of safety and tolerability in patients with onychomycosis, or toenail fungus, a new study has shown.

"Results of the phase 1 clinical trial are important to the fields of dermatology and infectious diseases because currently approved systemic medications for onychomycosis carry serious risks of cardiac and liver toxicity," said James Baker, MD, chief science officer and founder of NanoBio Corporation in Ann Arbor, Mich. NanoBio scientists developed the lotion.

The phase 1 data for the new lotion, NB-002, will be presented at the 47th Annual Interscience Conference on Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy (ICAAC) meeting, to be held Sept. 17 -20, 2007, in Chicago.

"At present, the vast majority of people with onychomycosis are untreated as a result of concerns for the serious toxicities associated with the available oral medications," said Baker. "Our safety data, combined with early information from the ongoing phase 2 trial, indicate that NB-002 is potentially the first treatment for onychomycosis that is highly efficacious and very safe."

NanoBio Corporation is a spin-off from the University of Michigan. The company develops novel anti-infective products and mucosal vaccines to treat or prevent a wide range of infections, from cold sores and toenail fungus to influenza and hepatitis B. Its lead products are NB-001 to treat herpes labialis and NB-002 to treat onychomycosis.

NB-002 is a topical oil-in-water nanoemulsion combined with an antimicrobial agent commonly used in oral products to treat gingivitis and other conditions of the mouth and throat. The nanoemulsion undergoes a high- energy process to shrink or "nano-size" the particles so they are small enough to enter the skin through pores and hair follicles but
'/>"/>

SOURCE NanoBio Corporation
Copyright©2007 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2 3

Related medicine technology :

1. Replidyne Announces Positive Phase I Results for Topical Antibiotic REP8839
2. NanoBio Corporation Announces Positive Phase 1 Clinical Results for Topical Treatment for Onychomycosis
3. Apollo develops needle-free topical vaccine
4. Helix BioPharma Corp. Announces Positive Phase II Clinical Results with its Topical Interferon Alpha-2b
5. Gene Chips to Detect CYP Variations: A New Step Toward Customized Medical Therapy.
6. Breast Cancer and HER-2/neu: Diagnostic Tools for Targeted Therapy
7. 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
8. Gene Therapy Eradicates Pancreatic Cancer in Preclinical Trial Targeting Systems Success in Mouse Model Reported in Cancer Cell
9. YM BioSciences Announces Preclinical Data Confirming Nimotuzumab Binds to the EGF Receptor and Potentiates Radiotherapy
10. Response Genetics Announces Publication of a Phase III Clinical Trial Demonstrating That Low Levels of ERCC-1 Help to Predict Likelihood of Response to Cisplatin-Based Therapy in Lung Cancer
11. New Phase 3 Study Published in The Lancet Evaluates Efficacy and Safety of Prezista/Ritonavir vs. Kaletra as Part of HIV Combination Therapy in Treatment-Experienced Adults With HIV
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:4/24/2015)... Today, humanity takes a massive step toward reaching ... cronuts: 1-800 CONTACTS announces their new Apple Watch app which ... Two taps. New contacts. From your watch. ... also features LensGauge which helps keep track of how long ... reorder. "Since our inception, we,ve been dedicated to ...
(Date:4/24/2015)... -- Perrigo Company plc ("Perrigo" or the "Company") (NYSE: PRGO, ... from Mylan NV ("Mylan") (NASDAQ: MYL ) to ... $60.00 per share in cash and 2.2 Mylan ordinary ... The Board previously concluded that Mylan,s unsolicited ... and its future growth prospects and was not in ...
(Date:4/24/2015)... WHIPPANY, N.J. , April 24, 2015  Bayer Corporation ... Thursday, April 23 at the Bayer HealthCare US headquarters.  This ... relocating to the Whippany campus, and ... and Dad do every day at work. Fortunately, ... the office.  As a company whose mission is "Science For ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:Attention: We live in the future. Order contact lenses from your wrist with the 1-800 CONTACTS app for Apple Watch 2Perrigo Rejects Mylan Unsolicited Offer 2Perrigo Rejects Mylan Unsolicited Offer 3Perrigo Rejects Mylan Unsolicited Offer 4Bayer Hosts "Take Your Child to Work Day" 2Bayer Hosts "Take Your Child to Work Day" 3Bayer Hosts "Take Your Child to Work Day" 4
... Pharmaceuticals, which in October secured a $30 million funding ... signing of a long term lease on a manufacturing ... addition of Dr. Hemant Misra to the Prolong Executive ... The manufacturing facility has been used ...
... NEWPORT BEACH, Calif., Jan. 25, 2011 Every business needs ... advantage; others use a differentiation advantage. Hospitals are not immune ... doctors. Dr. Barry Friedberg says if hospitals ... to institute the use of a brain monitor in all ...
Cached Medicine Technology:Prolong Pharmaceuticals Leases 24,000-Square-Foot Manufacturing Facility, Adds Facilities Veteran to Executive Team 2If Hospitals Want a Competitive Advantage - Use Brain Monitors in Surgeries Requiring Sedation says Renowned Anesthesiologist 2
(Date:4/24/2015)... The 1975 have had an ... the globe to theaters, festivals and TV performances. Now that ... with their label, Dirty Hit Records, to provide clean drinking ... newly launched Cadence & Cause website, this four-piece ... vinyl and a signed photo card. Entries from this ...
(Date:4/24/2015)... Carinsurancequotesinfo.com has released a new blog post has released ... for auto insurance as a single parent. ... without having to follow a special process. The newly ... their auto insurance expenses. The tips are presented in ... Clients can now visit an insurance brokerage website like ...
(Date:4/24/2015)... (PRWEB) April 24, 2015 “Kind,” “selfless,” ... were among the ways Denise Weiner described pediatric oncology ... cared for her daughter, Alexa, during her five-year battle ... resections, a bone marrow transplant and numerous experimental treatments, ... to visit Alexa when she was not in the ...
(Date:4/24/2015)... 2015 IntelliSoft Group, LLC, a ... contract management software, featured IntelliCred Version 14.2 during ... Annual Educational Conference (IAMSS) on April 23-24 ... Brook, Illinois. , Notable improvements available in IntelliSoft’s ... , Contract Linking: A new Contract Connection ...
(Date:4/24/2015)... (PRWEB) April 24, 2015 Eastern Star Masonic ... new Community Room on Sunday April 26th from 1:30-3:00 pm. ... to attend the ribbon cutting and grand opening of the ... will be on hand to offer tours to anyone who ... community. , The new community room will be available for ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Internationally Recognized British Indie Rock Outfit The 1975 Partner with Cadence & Cause to Provide Clean Drinking Water to Those in Need 2Health News:Auto Insurance Discounts for Single Parents - How to Qualify for Low Rates 2Health News:CURE™ Magazine Names Pediatric Nurse Laura Vasquez from Children’s Hospital Los Angeles As Extraordinary Healer™ of 2015 2Health News:CURE™ Magazine Names Pediatric Nurse Laura Vasquez from Children’s Hospital Los Angeles As Extraordinary Healer™ of 2015 3Health News:CURE™ Magazine Names Pediatric Nurse Laura Vasquez from Children’s Hospital Los Angeles As Extraordinary Healer™ of 2015 4Health News:IntelliSoft Group Version 14.2 of IntelliCred featured at the Illinois Association of Medical Staff Services Annual Educational Conference 2
... , ATLANTA and PHILADELPHIA, ... Technology, collaborating with pediatric cardiologists and surgeons at The ... virtual surgery that allows heart surgeons to view the ... cardiac magnetic resonance images of a patient,s specific anatomy, ...
... , , NIAGARA ... Pacific Corporation,s (Nasdaq: APFC ) wholly-owned in-space propulsion ... monopropellant engines, with a 30+ year history of successful space ... NASA,s Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter (LRO) and Lunar Crater Observation and ...
... ... Technology for its Passport Assets Application Enabling Its Customers to Improve System Efficiency, Improve ... ... ASAP Systems today announced the release of its mobile RFID technology for their ...
... , , , ... device franchise, announced today the launch of eMed-Alert, a next-generation personal assistance ... in an emergency. With more than 11 million Americans age 65 ... their independence. , , "As baby ...
... , SOMERSET, N.J., Aug. 11 ... healthcare and administrative staffing services, will announce its third quarter financial results ... before the market opens. TeamStaff will host a conference call for ... Interested parties may participate in the call by dialing (877) ...
... PRINCETON, N.J., Aug. 11 Ranbaxy Pharmaceuticals Inc. (RPI), a ... that RLL has received final approval from the U.S. Food ... 25 mg (base), and 50 mg (base). The Office ... the Ranbaxy formulations to be bioequivalent and have the same ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:MRI Simulation of Blood Flow Helps Plan Child's Heart Surgery 2Health News:MRI Simulation of Blood Flow Helps Plan Child's Heart Surgery 3Health News:MRI Simulation of Blood Flow Helps Plan Child's Heart Surgery 4Health News:MRI Simulation of Blood Flow Helps Plan Child's Heart Surgery 5Health News:AMPAC-ISP Engines Support Key NASA Lunar Missions 2Health News:ASAP Systems Introduces Mobile RFID Technology for its Passport Assets Application Enabling Increase Asset Management Flexibility 2Health News:ASAP Systems Introduces Mobile RFID Technology for its Passport Assets Application Enabling Increase Asset Management Flexibility 3Health News:World's First Emergency Medical Device Franchise Launches eMed-Alert 2Health News:World's First Emergency Medical Device Franchise Launches eMed-Alert 3Health News:TeamStaff, Inc. To Announce Third Quarter Results 2Health News:TeamStaff, Inc. To Announce Third Quarter Results 3Health News:Ranbaxy Receives Final Approval To Market Sumatriptan Succinate Tablets 2
The PillCam™ ESO video capsule is specifically designed to view the inner lining of the Esophagus. The capsule is equipped with miniature cameras on both ends and is about the size of a multi-v...
World's first commercially available vacuum assisted biopsy device for MRI....
... stereotactic, ultrasound and MRI-guided vacuum assisted breast ... Use the patented, FDA-cleared ATEC system for ... advanced method of breast biopsy. Its compassionate ... who trust YOU.,9 Gauge Handpieces: Useful for ...
... ultrasound and MRI-guided vacuum assisted breast biopsies ... the patented, FDA-cleared ATEC system for a ... method of breast biopsy. Its compassionate care ... trust YOU.,9 Gauge Handpieces: Useful for biopsy ...
Medicine Products: