Navigation Links
Oramed Pharmaceuticals Chosen to Present Results of GLP-1 Analog Enteral Administration Study at the Diabetes Technology Society's Eighth Annual Meeting (November 13-15, 2008; Bethesda, Maryland)
Date:11/4/2008

JERUSALEM, November 4 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Oramed Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (OTCBB: ORMP.OB) (http://www.oramed.com), a developer of proprietary drug delivery systems, announced today that its poster entitled "Enteral Administration of Exenatide-4; Proof of Concept Pharmacodynamic Study in Dogs," has been accepted for presentation at the Diabetes Technology Society's Eighth Annual Meeting in Bethesda, Maryland between November 13-15, 2008.

Oramed's exploratory study of enteral delivery of GLP-1 analog, exenatide-4, an incretin mimetic with antihyperglycemic actions on dogs, advances research in the area of enteral delivery of polypeptides and proteins. Oramed's test results showed that direct instillation of GLP-1 analog significantly curbed post-glucose loading, demonstrating the feasibility of administering the drug enterally.

"The selection of Oramed as one of the companies to present at the Diabetes Technology Conference is a wonderful opportunity for us to demonstrate our revolutionary technology to the world's leading diabetes scientists," said Nadav Kidron, Oramed CEO. "We are very proud that our research is advancing the treatment of diabetes and we look forward to continuing to present strong results from the studies and trials we are currently conducting."

Oramed's abstract will be presented on Thursday, November 13, from 6-8 PM. The poster will be available for viewing throughout the conference.

For more information about the Diabetes Technology Society's Eighth Annual Meeting, please visit http://www.diabetestechnology.org/index.html

For more information about Oramed Pharmaceuticals, please visit http//www.oramed.com

About Oramed Pharmaceuticals

Oramed Pharmaceuticals is a technology pioneer in the field of oral delivery solutions for drugs and vaccines presently delivered via injection. Oramed is seeking to revolutionize the treatment of diabetes through its patented flagship product, an orally ingestible insulin capsule currently in phase 2 clinical trials. Established in 2006, Oramed's technology is based on over 25 years of research by top research scientists at Jerusalem's Hadassah Medical Center. The Company's corporate and R&D headquarters are based in Jerusalem.

For more information, please visit http://www.oramed.com

Forward-looking statements

Some of the statements contained in this press release are forward-looking statements which involve known and unknown risks, uncertainties and other factors which may cause the actual results, performance or achievements of the company, or industry results, to be materially different from any future results, performance or achievements expressed or implied by such forward looking statements, including the risks and uncertainties related to the progress, timing, cost, and results of clinical trials and product development programs; difficulties or delays in obtaining regulatory approval for our product candidates; competition from other pharmaceutical or biotechnology companies; and the company's ability to obtain additional funding required to conduct its research, development and commercialization activities. Please refer to the company's filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission for a comprehensive list of risk factors that could cause actual results, performance or achievements of the company to differ materially from those expressed or implied in such forward looking statements. The company undertakes no obligation to update or revise any forward-looking statements.

Company and Investor Relation Contacts:

Oramed Pharmaceuticals

Eric Rosenberg

Cell: +972-54-566-7713

Office: +972-2-566-0001

Email: eric@oramed.com

Media Contacts:

Ruder Finn Israel for Oramed

Matthew Krieger

Cell: +972-54-467-6950

Office: +972-2-589-2003

Email: matthew@oramed.com


'/>"/>
SOURCE Oramed Pharmaceticals
Copyright©2008 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Related medicine technology :

1. Oramed Pharmaceuticals Launches Phase 1A Trials of its Insulin Suppository
2. /K I L L K I L L K I L L -- Oramed Pharmaceuticals Inc./
3. Oramed Pharmaceuticals Commences Phase 2A Trials of its Oral Insulin Capsule on Type 1 Diabetics
4. Oramed Pharmaceuticals Launches GLP1-Analog Program, Based on its Proprietary Drug Delivery Platform
5. Oramed Pharmaceuticals Chosen to Present Oral Insulin Trial Results at EASD Conference (September 7-11, Rome)
6. Oramed Pharmaceuticals Announces Successful Phase 2A Clinical Trial of its Oral Insulin Capsule
7. Oramed Pharmaceuticals to Hold Conference Call on August 6 to Present Results of Phase 2A Oral Insulin Capsule Clinical Trials
8. Mpex Pharmaceuticals Announces Initiation of a Phase 2 Clinical Trial of Aerosol MP-376 in COPD
9. Anadys Pharmaceuticals Announces Single Dose Safety and Pharmacokinetics Results for ANA598 in Healthy Volunteers
10. Rib-X Pharmaceuticals Reports Positive Phase 2 Study Results for Next Generation Oxazolidinone at 2008 ICAAC/IDSA Joint Meeting
11. Sequoia Pharmaceuticals Presents In Vitro and First-in-Human Data Supporting Further Development of SPI-256, a Novel Investigational Protease Inhibitor
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:2/24/2017)... , Australie, le 24 février 2017 ITL Limited, ... santé diversifiée innovante, est ravie d,annoncer les excellents résultats ... la période précédente correspondante. Une présentation complète « Résultats et ... être consultée ici . Faits ... de 2,12 millions $ (Déc. 2015 : 1,04 million $ ; en hausse de ...
(Date:2/24/2017)... 23, 2017  This report analyzes the worldwide markets ... Products: Intermediates, Analytical, and Others. The ... Pharmaceuticals, and Agrochemicals. The report provides separate comprehensive analytics ... Europe , and Rest of World. Annual ... through 2022. Also, a six-year historic analysis is provided ...
(Date:2/24/2017)... , Feb. 23, 2017  The particle counters ... by 2021 from USD 275.9 million in 2016, ... the full report: http://www.reportlinker.com/p04718602-summary/view-report.html ... on pharmaceutical R&D, and growth in manufacturing industries ... market growth for particle counters. On the other ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:
(Date:2/24/2017)... ... February 24, 2017 , ... In the Health Care IT campaign, Robert ... because it’s not if you will be attacked, but when.” However, he and many ... digital health care. , Improvements in auditing and monitoring have taken security in health ...
(Date:2/24/2017)... Viejo, CA (PRWEB) , ... February 24, 2017 , ... ... Final Cut Pro X . Users have total control over position, rotation, distortion, ... and more all within Final Cut Pro X. , With ProGlass Prism users are ...
(Date:2/24/2017)... ... February 24, 2017 , ... Indiana Fiber Network (IFN) President and ... this year. Dyer started as the Chairman of the Management Committee when IFN ... the corporation including the recruitment of investor/owners and development of the business plan. ...
(Date:2/24/2017)... ... February 24, 2017 , ... Castle ... hosted their Military Wedding Giveaway, with the winning couple announced on Feb. 14, ... services generously donated from local vendors: A Matter of Taste, Ryan Rousseau Enterprises, ...
(Date:2/23/2017)... Miami, FL (PRWEB) , ... February 23, 2017 ... ... largest non-profit organization devoted exclusively to funding innovative lymphoma research and serving the ... services – will return to the La Gorce Country Club in Miami Beach ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):