Navigation Links
Northwest Biotherapeutics Receives Approval of US Patent for Cost Saving Automation of High-Concentration DCVax(R) Manufacturing
Date:12/4/2009

" steps. Accordingly, a substantial portion of the high costs of sterile clean room facilities can be eliminated from the cost of producing DCVax®.

"We have spent over a decade working on manufacturing technologies to achieve cost efficiencies and scalability," said Dr. Marnix Bosch, Chief Technology Officer of NWBT. "NWBT has already achieved significant cost efficiencies by pioneering a unique batch manufacturing process. These efficiencies will be further enhanced by the automated system we have developed, and it is very gratifying to receive the allowance of this important US patent on our automated device."

The batch manufacturing process that NWBT has pioneered produces several years (typically at least 3 years) of personalized DCVax® vaccine for a patient in a single manufacturing run. The large, multi-year batch of the patient's vaccine is then frozen in single-dose vials and stored in standard bio freezers, making DCVax® an "off-the-shelf" product for that patient throughout the multi-year treatment period (and avoiding very costly repeat-cycles of manufacturing). The batch manufacturing process takes only 10 days. The shelf life and potency of the frozen DCVax® product have been validated.

About Northwest Biotherapeutics

Northwest Biotherapeutics is a biotechnology company focused on developing immunotherapy products that treat cancers more effectively than current treatments, without toxicities of the kind associated with chemotherapies, and on a cost-effective basis. The Company has two broad platform technologies: dendritic cell-based vaccines and therapeutic antibodies. The Company is focusing on development of its dendritic cell vaccines. The Company's lead clinical trial is a 240 patient double blind, randomized, placebo controlled Phase II trial in GBM. The Company has also received clearance from the FDA for a 600+ patient Phase III trial in prostate cancer, a
'/>"/>

SOURCE Northwest Biotherapeutics, Inc.
Copyright©2009 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2 3 4 5

Related medicine technology :

1. New Implant Device Remotely Monitors Heart Failure Patients at Northwestern Memorials Bluhm Cardiovascular Institute
2. CellCyte Genetics Signs Collaborative Agreement With Northwestern Universitys Feinberg School of Medicine to Perform Disease Model Outcome Study of CellCytes CCG-TH30 Product Candidate
3. Evanston Northwestern Healthcare Researchers Explain Effects of Large-Scale, Universal MRSA Surveillance Program That Supports Expanded Intervention
4. Northwestern Memorial Study Tests Cancer Drug on Scleroderma Patients
5. Northwestern Offers Clinical Research and Regulatory Administration Graduate Certificate Program
6. Northwestern Memorial Transplant Program Initiates New Study
7. Northwest Biotherapeutics Conducting Ovarian Cancer Clinical Trial With DCVax(R)-L at University of Pennsylvania
8. Oxygen Biotherapeutics, Inc. Begins Shipping Cosmetic Product to Customers
9. Oxygen Biotherapeutics, Inc. Announces 1:15 Reverse Stock Split to Take Effect Nov. 9, 2009
10. Talecris Biotherapeutics Receives FDA Approval for PROLASTIN(R)-C
11. Oxygen Biotherapeutics, Inc. to Webcast Shareholder Meeting
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:9/19/2014)... CHICAGO, Ill. , Sept. 19, 2014  The ... ABBV ) declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.42 ... payable Nov. 17, 2014 to stockholders of record at ... About AbbVie AbbVie is a global, research-based biopharmaceutical ... company,s mission is to use its expertise, dedicated people ...
(Date:9/19/2014)... , Sept. 19, 2014 Merck (NYSE: MRK ... and Canada , is teaming with celebrity ... Diabetes: Logra Tus Metas , an educational program encouraging Hispanics with ... -- a key treatment goal to help reduce the risk of ... are at a higher risk for developing type 2 diabetes ...
(Date:9/19/2014)... Larry J. Merlo , President and CEO of CVS ... National Press Club in Washington, D.C. ... selling tobacco products and its leadership in driving the innovations ... changes in our health care system pose enormous challenges to ... "CVS Health has a truly unique combination of business assets ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:Celebrity Chef Leticia Moreinos Schwartz Partners with Merck on Desafiando La Diabetes: Logra Tus Metas to Urge Hispanics With Type 2 Diabetes to Get to Their A1C Goal 2Celebrity Chef Leticia Moreinos Schwartz Partners with Merck on Desafiando La Diabetes: Logra Tus Metas to Urge Hispanics With Type 2 Diabetes to Get to Their A1C Goal 3Celebrity Chef Leticia Moreinos Schwartz Partners with Merck on Desafiando La Diabetes: Logra Tus Metas to Urge Hispanics With Type 2 Diabetes to Get to Their A1C Goal 4Celebrity Chef Leticia Moreinos Schwartz Partners with Merck on Desafiando La Diabetes: Logra Tus Metas to Urge Hispanics With Type 2 Diabetes to Get to Their A1C Goal 5CVS Health CEO to Address National Press Club on Landmark Decision to Quit Tobacco, Leadership in Health Care Innovation 2CVS Health CEO to Address National Press Club on Landmark Decision to Quit Tobacco, Leadership in Health Care Innovation 3
... June 04, 2007 /PRNewswire/ -- A nationally renowned,cancer ... a novel study design concept called a Complete ... new agent development.,Studies utilizing this design are currently ... (TOP). TOP,is unique because it conducts early phase ...
... 2007 - Synta,Pharmaceuticals Corp., (NASDAQ: SNTA) a ... small,molecule drugs to treat severe medical conditions, ... at 2:30 p.m. (EST) today to discuss,these ... annual meeting of the,American Society of Clinical ...
Cached Medicine Technology:Study Shows Advantages of Complete Phase Ib Trial Over Separate,Phase I Trials 2Study Shows Advantages of Complete Phase Ib Trial Over Separate,Phase I Trials 3Study Shows Advantages of Complete Phase Ib Trial Over Separate,Phase I Trials 4Study Shows Advantages of Complete Phase Ib Trial Over Separate,Phase I Trials 5
(Date:9/21/2014)... -- Young women starting college understand the benefits of ... eat. But they aren,t confident they can follow through ... study. The study involved 268 female college ... Exercising and Eating Right program. The students answered food-related ... if they were very busy with school work, were ...
(Date:9/21/2014)... To accommodate the ever-growing customer base, ... more trendy items. Recently, the company has unveiled its ... new and elegant wedding gowns, Angeldress.co.uk wants to make ... in an easy way. Its high quality vintage wedding ... 12% off to 62% off. , Online shopping is ...
(Date:9/21/2014)... (PRWEB) September 21, 2014 Recently, BambooIndustry.com, ... a special offer for its bamboo panels ( http://www.bambooindustry.com/products/bamboo-panel/ ... the market; all of them are available at discounted ... , The company’s discounted bamboo panels are ... made of quality materials. Each of them is finely ...
(Date:9/21/2014)... Top10BestSEOHosting.com, a leading review website, ... GreenGeeks are the most recommended hosting suppliers for ... quality hosting products. , “Don’t waste your ... recommend two great hosting companies to you,” the ... iPage and GreenGeeks are the most recommended suppliers ...
(Date:9/20/2014)... 6 Minutes to Skinny , a ... Ballantyne that is showing men and women of all ages ... body fat using simple 6-minute exercises and easy-to-follow lifestyle tips ... investigative review. , “When it comes to losing body ... out for all people,” reports Michaels. “Metabolism plays a big ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News: College Women Can Use Food Strategies, Study Finds 2Health News:Angeldress.co.uk Launches New Range Of 2014 Vintage Wedding Dresses In Its Online Store 2Health News:Discounted Bamboo Panels For Sale At BambooIndustry.com 2Health News:Leading Review Website Top10BestSEOHosting.com Unveils The Best Hosting Suppliers In September 2Health News:6 Minutes to Skinny: Review Exposes Craig Ballantyne’s Method to Jump Starting the Metabolism and Blasting Away Body Fat in Just 6 Minutes Per Day 2
... A disease called Onchocerciasis, river blindness or craw craw ... presents as a weakening// in affected individuals thus rendering ... turn adversely impacts the economy of this area. The ... is transmitted through the bite of the black fly, ...
... issued serious warnings against the use of products containing ... , These products are mainly sold to treat the ... highly corrosive and consuming them leads to stomach irritation ... Administration also said that intravenous injections of such products ...
... study published in the British Journal of Psychology showed that ... team of psychologist who wanted to test their theory linking ... hungry men preferred heavier women. ,Dr Viren ... Martin Tovee from Newcastle University conducted the study among 60 ...
... the Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) has said that there ... make it easier for detecting sensitive diseases. Mr Nair was ... CT scanner at Narayana Hrudayalaya at Bangalore. ,"Almost all ... context that early detection of heart disease gains importance," he ...
... According to the third phase of clinical trail conducted by ... that a weekly dose of erythropoietin //(EPO) is a very ... during chemotherapy. ,EPO is a natural hormone that ... red blood cell (RBC) transfusions in these children. This ...
... vehicle for delivering radioactive iodine dose to cure deadly ... ,Synthetic scorpion venom is used as carriers for ... is successfully complete and was conducted by under Adam ... Maxine Dunitz Neurosurgical Institute. About 18 patients participated in ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:Onchocerciasis: Presentation And Treatment 2Health News:EPO Effective For Cancer Patients Suffering From Anemia 2Health News:New Carrier Developed To Deliver Drugs to Gliomas 2Health News:New Carrier Developed To Deliver Drugs to Gliomas 3
... Basic ergonomic chairs with concave ... support • Select options like seats, ... • BTN/1Q-CAB chairs are recommended for ... clean room, static control, health care ...
... concave seats and standard-sized backrests with ... seats, backrests, armrests, and casters and ... for the following environments: industry, education, ... care and office. • With reinforced ...
... Basic ergonomic chairs with concave ... support • Select options like seats, ... • BTN/1Q-CAB chairs are recommended for ... clean room, static control, health care ...
... chairs with concave seats and standard-sized ... options like seats, backrests, armrests, and ... are recommended for the following environments: ... control, health care and office. • ...
Medicine Products: