Navigation Links
Windhover Information Names D-Tagatose One of Top 10 Most Promising CV/Metabolic Drugs in Development
Date:9/15/2010

BETHESDA, Md., Sept. 15 /PRNewswire/ -- Spherix Incorporated (Nasdaq CM: SPEX), an innovator in biotechnology for therapy in diabetes, metabolic syndrome, and atherosclerosis; and providers of technical and regulatory consulting services to food, supplement, biotechnology and pharmaceutical companies, today announced that the Company's pharmaceutical product, D-tagatose, has been selected as one of the top 10 most promising cardiovascular/metabolic therapies in development.  The selection was made by an independent committee assembled by Windhover Information, a leading provider of business information products and services to senior executives in the pharmaceutical, biotechnology, and medical device industries and publisher of IN VIVO and Start-Up.  Spherix has been invited to present its data on D-tagatose at Windhover's Therapeutic Alliances Cardiovascular Conference in Boston on November 3-4, 2010.

"Recognition of D-tagatose by Windhover Information underscores the value we see in it as potential therapy for Type 2 diabetes," said Dr. Claire L. Kruger, Chief Executive Officer of Spherix.  "Windhover's Therapeutic Alliance Partnerships is the industry's most targeted, efficient, strategic-level partnering meeting for life science companies seeking partnerships in the cardiovascular and metabolic therapeutic areas."

The Top 10 selection was made by an independent committee headed by Marc Wortman, Ph.D., a regular contributor to Windhover's Start-Up, and Jun Huangpu, Ph.D., MBA, founder of Cobbs Creek Healthcare LLC.  The committee evaluated hundreds of compounds currently in development for the treatment of cardiovascular disease and metabolic disorders.

According to Windhover, evaluation criteria include:

  • Unmet medical need
  • Market potential
  • Multi-level marketing opportunities
  • Potential for new opportunities beyond initial indications<
    '/>"/>

SOURCE Spherix Incorporated
Copyright©2010 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2 3 4

Related medicine technology :

1. Crystal Research Associates, LLC Issues Executive Informational Overview(R) (EIO(R)) on CEL-SCI Corporation
2. Researcher Investigates Disparities in Doctor-Patient Information Exchange During Clinical Trial Offers
3. Initiation of Coverage Informational Review Issued by Scimitar Equity Research
4. Berkery Noyes Represented The Thomson Corporation in the Sale of CenterWatch and New England Institutional Review Board to Jobson Medical Information
5. ORTHO EVRA(R) Prescribing Information Updated
6. Inclusion of Six-Year Overall Survival Data in the Eloxatin(R) (oxaliplatin injection) Prescribing Information Granted FDA Priority Review
7. Crystal Research Associates, LLC Issues Executive Informational Overview(R) (EIO(R)) on Bioniche Life Sciences Inc.
8. InterMune Provides Additional Information on ITMN-191 (R7227) MAD Study Results
9. Three Dimensional Visualization of Right Ventricle Provides Important Information for Treatment of Patients with Tetralogy of Fallot, According to a Study in The American Journal of Cardiology
10. New Eloxatin(R) (oxaliplatin injection) Prescribing Information in the U.S. Includes Six-Year Overall Survival Data
11. Two Large, Independent Outcomes Trials Offer New Important Safety Information on Cardiovascular Effects of AVANDIA(R)
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:1/15/2014)... GENEVA, Ill. , Jan. 15, 2014 The ... a Medical Fitness Center by the Medical Fitness Association, ... centers to achieve their full potential. The Cadence Fitness ... in the western suburbs and second in the Chicagoland ...
(Date:1/15/2014)...  Valeant Pharmaceuticals International, Inc. (NYSE: VRX ... under the Hart-Scott-Rodino Antitrust Improvements Act of 1976 ("HSR") ... its indirect wholly-owned subsidiary, Sapphire Subsidiary Corp. ("Purchaser"), for ... Solta Medical, Inc. (NASDAQ: SLTM ) ("Solta") ...
(Date:1/15/2014)... Jan. 15, 2014  A novel wearable injector slightly larger than ... for patients to self-inject prescription drugs in the large doses ... blood diseases, autoimmune deficiencies, and genetic disorders.  ... $220B by 2018, according to analysts.   Many of these drugs ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:Cadence Fitness & Health Center Certified as Medical Fitness Facility 2Cadence Fitness & Health Center Certified as Medical Fitness Facility 3Valeant Pharmaceuticals Announces Receipt Of Antitrust Clearance For Its Previously Announced Acquisition Of Solta Medical, Inc. 2Valeant Pharmaceuticals Announces Receipt Of Antitrust Clearance For Its Previously Announced Acquisition Of Solta Medical, Inc. 3Enable Injections Presents A New Class of Injectors for Drug Delivery at PEPTalk, Drug Delivery Partnership Meetings 2
... Inc. (Nasdaq: OPTR ) announced today the ... 3 trials in patients with Clostridium difficile ... Infectious Disease Society of America (IDSA) in Vancouver, British ... M.D., of the University of Oxford, presented combined data ...
... PARK, Kan., Oct. 22 Mid*Lands IRB, LLC is ... by the Association for the Accreditation of Human Research ... Council on Accreditation.   Located in the ... board (IRB) that protects the rights and welfare of ...
Cached Medicine Technology:Optimer Pharmaceuticals Announces Combined Data From Fidaxomicin Phase 3 Trials for the Treatment of Clostridium difficile Infection (CDI) Presented at IDSA 2Optimer Pharmaceuticals Announces Combined Data From Fidaxomicin Phase 3 Trials for the Treatment of Clostridium difficile Infection (CDI) Presented at IDSA 3Optimer Pharmaceuticals Announces Combined Data From Fidaxomicin Phase 3 Trials for the Treatment of Clostridium difficile Infection (CDI) Presented at IDSA 4Optimer Pharmaceuticals Announces Combined Data From Fidaxomicin Phase 3 Trials for the Treatment of Clostridium difficile Infection (CDI) Presented at IDSA 5Mid*Lands IRB, LLC - First Independent IRB in Kansas and the Kansas City Area Awarded Accreditation for Protecting Research Participants 2
(Date:7/10/2014)... the University of Huddersfield could help to improve the ... products such as butter, mayonnaise, yoghurt and fruit ... international profile for her work. , Katerina gained her ... University and now she has embarked on research for ... Kontogiorgos, she is investigating the potential of carbohydrates extracted ...
(Date:7/10/2014)... human brain operates much the same whether active or ... better understanding of schizophrenia, bipolar disorder and other serious ... Americans. , In newly published research in the journal ... the Center for Molecular and Behavioral Neuroscience, determined that ... is basically the same as that of a person ...
(Date:7/10/2014)... Biomedical Research Institute (IDIBELL) and the Catalan Institute of ... new therapeutic combination to combat resistant sarcomas. The clinical ... stabilize the growth of these tumors have been published ... ., Sarcomas , Sarcomas are a rare type ... It can affect from children to older ages. It ...
(Date:7/10/2014)... experience hot flashes are unlikely to talk much about ... suffering if they are willing to try an ... case study., After seven weeks of hypnotic relaxation therapy, ... prostate cancer surgery showed a drastic decrease not only ... sleep quality, according to the study., The Baylor study ...
(Date:7/9/2014)... that sudden, acute episodes of low back pain are ... air pressure, wind direction and precipitation. Findings published in ... the American College of Rheumatology (ACR), indicate that the ... wind speed or wind gusts, but was not clinically ... (WHO) nearly everyone experiences low back pain at some ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:World interest in research work on the benefits of the Okra plant 2Health News:Working to loosen the grip of severe mental illness 2Health News:New therapeutic combination to slow resistant sarcomas 2Health News:Men's hot flashes: Hypnotic relaxation may ease the discomfort men don't talk about 2Health News:Men's hot flashes: Hypnotic relaxation may ease the discomfort men don't talk about 3Health News:Men's hot flashes: Hypnotic relaxation may ease the discomfort men don't talk about 4Health News:Low back pain? Don't blame the weather 2
... Online Resource for Sharing Product, Educational Expertise,with ... B. Braun Medical Inc. (B.,Braun) has launched ... services,and educational and editorial information for ambulatory ... ), The new online resource, ...
... RALEIGH, N.C., Oct. 30 TeleHealth Services, Inc., ... healthcare,market, has named Matthew K. Barker to the ... will include strategic market planning,market research and analysis., ... Mr. Barker,to direct its marketing efforts for its ...
... Scheduled for Monday, November 3, 2008, ALEXANDRIA, Va., ... League (TSCL) filed an amicus brief in support of ... right to,damages for the amputation of her gangrenous arm ... Wyeth, with the wholehearted backing of the Food ...
... Oct. 30 Arno Therapeutics,Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: ... today announced the appointment,of William F. Hamilton, Ph.D. ... of,the audit committee. Dr. Hamilton has over 40 ... with particular expertise in the areas of,technology strategy ...
... depression based on financial woes, SAN DIEGO, Oct. ... at the San Diego Convention Center today for the,2008 ... economic,crisis causing new waves of anxiety disorders to ripple ... Sunday. More than 100 sessions,and symposia are scheduled throughout ...
... of Yale University,s,Prevention Research Center Links KIND Fruit + Nut ... DERBY, Conn., Oct.30 Snacking -- at least on the ... to a recently,completed pilot study at The Yale-Griffin Prevention Research ... Fruit & Nut Delight,Bars per day for eight weeks along ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:B. Braun Medical Inc. Launches Ambulatory Surgical Center Website 2Health News:TeleHealth Names Matthew K. Barker to New Director of Marketing Position 2Health News:The Senior Citizens League's Comments on U.S. Supreme Court Case Wyeth v. Levine 2Health News:Arno Therapeutics Appoints William F. Hamilton to Board of Directors 2Health News:Arno Therapeutics Appoints William F. Hamilton to Board of Directors 3Health News:Psychiatric Congress Opens Amid Growing Climate of Economy-Driven Anxieties 2Health News:Psychiatric Congress Opens Amid Growing Climate of Economy-Driven Anxieties 3Health News:Daily Snack Bars May Facilitate Weight Loss 2Health News:Daily Snack Bars May Facilitate Weight Loss 3Health News:Daily Snack Bars May Facilitate Weight Loss 4
... ISI Lexan Universal K Table ... for lower and upper extremity ... neck, and lower extremity surgeries. ... gives you the ability to ...
... process makes use of ... magnetic responsiveness. The superparamagnetic ... rigid core structure ensures ... occurs upon removal of ...
... a method for isolating antibodies, antigens, ... using affinity binding, while retaining biological ... the particles to separate biotinylated molecules ... MagnaBind™ Beads from the suspension, an ...
Malaria antibody EIA 480 test kit...
Medicine Products: