Navigation Links
PharmaNova Fuels Business Growth with Lacerta Bio Partnership

VICTOR, N.Y., March 7, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- PharmaNova, Inc. (PharmaNova) announces an agreement with Lacerta Bio, Inc. whereby Lacerta Bio's experienced team of business development professionals will supplement PharmaNova's team in the U.S. and U.K. to support its 2011 business growth and expansion initiatives. Emphasis will be on widening PharmaNova's partnering base for its innovative, nanoparticle technology, NovaSperse(SM), including existing NovaSperse(SM) new product opportunities and other projects that are available from PharmaNova for licensing and further development by third parties.

"We are delighted to be working with Lacerta Bio," said Rodney Brown, President of PharmaNova. "We have known both of the Lacerta Bio Managing Partners for several years, and are confident that working together, we can rapidly expand both our out-licensing and Fee-For-Service initiatives."

NovaSperse(SM), PharmaNova's proprietary, high drug load nanoparticle technology, utilizes minimal excipients and does not require complex equipment or processes. The NovaSperse(SM) process can be used to improve the solubility and enhance the delivery and pharmacokinetic properties of formulations in ophthalmics, dermatology, parenterals, and for other routes of administration.

"We have followed the progress made by PharmaNova over the past few years," said Dr. Anand R. Baichwal, Managing Partner of Lacerta Bio. "The NovaSperse(SM) technology is an excellent approach for rapidly developing new formulations with real therapeutic benefits, and we are excited to be a part of it."

About PharmaNova

PharmaNova is a privately held pharmaceutical company, which sub-licenses cutting-edge drug technology with its pioneering origins at the University of Rochester, and which develops and partners valuable new products to address underserved medical needs. Our products are created by re-positioning and enhancing the properties of known drugs using our proprietary NovaSperse(SM) nanoparticle drug delivery technology. A major additional component of our business is contractual formulation development work applying NovaSperse(SM) technology to support the repositioning and enhancement of client-owned products and compounds.

For more information, please visit or contact Rodney A. Brown, President, PharmaNova, Inc. at +1-585-413-4721.

About Lacerta Bio

Lacerta Bio, Inc. is a business development and licensing consultancy for life sciences and other healthcare-related companies. Located in New York, Lacerta Bio assists life sciences companies and their investors identify, assess, and execute business development and licensing opportunities. The company also provides consulting on market opportunity assessments, competitive intelligence, pipeline analysis, interim business development management, and business plan and presentation development.

For more information, please visit or contact Lacerta Bio, Inc. at +1 718 395 9371.

This press release was issued through eReleases(R).  For more information, visit eReleases Press Release Distribution at

SOURCE PharmaNova, Inc.
Copyright©2010 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Related medicine technology :

1. NovaSperse(SM) Nanoparticle Innovator, PharmaNova, Inc., Awarded Four Government Grants Toward Development of New Therapeutic Products Under Congressional Qualifying Therapeutic Discovery Project Initiative
2. Paper or Plastic? Technology Fuels Gift Card Popularity and Access as an Alternative to Cash Incentives and Gifts
3. Kronos Announces First Quarter Business Update and Financial Results
4. Growth Achieved in Spherixs Health Sciences Consulting Business
5. ImaRx Therapeutics Transitions Business Strategy
6. Argonauta Communications Certified as Women-Owned Business by the Womens Business Enterprise National Council (WBENC)
7. New Pharma Business Model Increases Pressure on Staff Communicating Trial Data
8. Small Business Innovation Research Program Awards Grant to Biomoda
9. American Dairy Provides Business Update
10. Synvista Therapeutics Announces Termination of Clinical Trials of Alagebrium and SYI-2074 and Provides Business Update
11. Pharmos Issues Business Update on Dextofisopam Trial and Financing
Post Your Comments:
(Date:10/13/2015)... ) has ... European markets for Meniscal Repair - 16 Countries ... ) has announced the addition of ... Repair - 16 Countries (2010-2021)" report to ... ( ) has announced the addition of ...
(Date:10/13/2015)... , Oct. 13, 2015   Vigilant Biosciences, Inc. ... that aid in the early detection and intervention of ... Vigilant,s founder and CEO, Matthew H.J. Kim , ... which recognizes an entrepreneur who has made extraordinary contributions ... life sciences industry in the leadership of a company ...
(Date:10/13/2015)... , Oct. 13, 2015  EndoChoice Holdings, Inc. ... third quarter 2015 financial results on Thursday, November 5, ... . --> . ... Thursday, November 5, 2015 at 9:00 a.m. ET to ... for domestic callers and (412) 317-5469 for international callers. ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:
(Date:10/13/2015)... ... (PRWEB) October 13, 2015 ... its 2015 annual meeting and corresponding events Oct. 29-31 in ... seminars; a luncheon featuring keynote speaker Air Force Gen. Paul ... the Community Heroes Award Night, which recognizes individuals and groups ...
(Date:10/13/2015)... , ... October 13, 2015 , ... Vision Group Holdings, ... of San Diego, California. With brands including The LASIK Vision Institute and TLC Laser ... it the nationwide leader in laser vision correction. , Global Laser Vision will continue ...
(Date:10/13/2015)... Nashville, Tennessee (PRWEB) , ... October 13, 2015 ... ... owned leader of anesthesia and pain management services, today announced its partnership with ... the partnership integrates data from disparate systems and organizes the data into an ...
(Date:10/13/2015)... ... October 13, 2015 , ... Symposium Chairman, Dr. Rod J. Rohrich ... Cosmetic Symposium to be held March 2nd and 3rd, 2016. The annual meeting, along ... surgeons and cosmetic physicians from around the world. , Key topics at this year's ...
(Date:10/13/2015)... ST. LOUIS and CHENNAI, India (PRWEB) , ... October 13, 2015 ... ... the development of advanced camera solutions, today announced See3CAM_CU40, the industry’s first ... stand-alone MIPI CSI-2 module. See3CAM_CU40, a new member of e-con’s See3CAM family of UVC ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):