Navigation Links
BioLife Solutions Presents Data on CryoStor at International,Society for Cellular Therapy Annual Meeting

Independent Study Indicates 20-50% Improvement in Post-Preservation Functional Recovery of Peripheral Blood Stem Cells for Cancer Therapy

BOTHELL, Wash., June 25, 2007 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- BioLife Solutions Inc. , a leading developer and marketer of proprietary hypothermic storage and cryopreservation media products for cells, tissues, and organs, today presented data from an independent study of its CryoStor family of cryopreservation media at the annual meeting of the International Society for Cellular Therapy in Sydney, Australia.

The presentation by BioLife scientists summarized the results of a recent study conducted by researchers at the Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center (FHCRC) and the University of Washington. BioLife's CryoStor preservation media was compared with a DMSO/HSA media formulation, currently considered the "gold standard" for cryopreservation of peripheral blood stem cells. Peripheral blood stem cells are the most common source of stem cells for transplantation to treat various blood disorders such as leukemia.

Highlighted metrics evaluated in the study included Colony Forming Units (CFU), a key indicator of the functional ability of cells to divide and replicate following cryopreservation, and total CD34+ cell recovery, a key marker of a subpopulation of undifferentiated progenitor cells that are of critical interest to researchers focused on hematopoietic cell therapies. The results of the study showed that BioLife's CryoStor technology platform produced a 20-50% relative improvement across these key parameters in comparison to the 10% DMSO standard preservation media utilized at FHCRC.

Shelly Heimfeld, director of the cellular therapy laboratory at the Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, commented: "We were impressed by how much better the CryoStor patented media formulations improved the post-preservation recovery of CD34+ and colony-forming cells. We
'"/>




Page: 1 2 3 4

Related medicine technology :

1. Ties Between Physicians and Drug Companies Still Too Strong: the Prescription Project Offers Solutions to Prevent Conflicts of Interest
2. Inspiration Biopharmaceuticals Presents Data From Hemophilia Program at International Society On Thrombosis and Haemostasis (ISTH) Annual Meeting
3. European Society for Medical Oncology (ESMO) Presents Data from the Clinical Trial of MediGenes Cancer-Killing Virus in Press Conference
4. Cytogen Presents Phase 1 Data Showing Promising Antitumor Activity and Safety Profile of Quadramet at International Myeloma Workshop
5. SemBioSys Presents Positive Insulin Data at the American Diabetes Association Conference
6. Tranzyme Pharma Presents Initial Phase IIa Data for its Novel Ghrelin Agonist, TZP-101, in Patients with Diabetic Gastroparesis
7. Novagali Pharma Presents at AACO the Results of its Pivotal Phase III Clinical Trial of Vekacia in Children Suffering From Vernal Keratoconjunctivitis
8. Genaera Presents Preclinical Data on Trodusquemine (MSI-1436) for the Treatment of Obesity at the American Diabetes Association 67th Scientific Session
9. Elixir Pharmaceuticals Presents Preclinical Data Highlighting Its Ghrelin Antagonist Program at the American Diabetes Associations Annual Meeting
10. DiObex Presents Phase 2a Data of DIO-902 Demonstrating Trends of Improved Glycemic Control and Significant Reductions of LDL-Cholesterol and C-Reactive Protein
11. BioCryst Presents Phase I Peramivir Data at the Options for the Control of Influenza Conference
Post Your Comments:
(Date:1/23/2015)... Jan. 23, 2015  Pete Rose, baseball,s all-time hits leader, is ... pain reliever Myoflex, Ducere Pharma has announced. "Pete,s ... excited to have him on board with Myoflex," said Ducere ... a legendary player who is known across all generations. The ...
(Date:1/23/2015)... 2015 Cord Blood America, Inc. ( www.cordblood-america.com ) (OTC ...  filed a Preliminary Proxy Statement, Schedule 14A, with the U.S. ... an update for shareholders detailing why a "YES" vote to ... Dear Shareholders, As we reflect upon the 2014 ...
(Date:1/23/2015)... and BOSTON , January 23, 2015 ... discovery and development company, is delighted to announce that the ... awarded to Miles Congreve (Vice President of Chemistry), ... Malcolm Weir (Chief Executive Officer and co-founder) for ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:Pete Rose bets on Myoflex to relieve aches and pains 2Cord Blood America Announces Preliminary Proxy Filing and Details Why a "YES" Vote to Increase Authorized Shares Is Requested 2Cord Blood America Announces Preliminary Proxy Filing and Details Why a "YES" Vote to Increase Authorized Shares Is Requested 3Cord Blood America Announces Preliminary Proxy Filing and Details Why a "YES" Vote to Increase Authorized Shares Is Requested 4Heptares Scientists to Receive the Malcolm Campbell Memorial Prize for 2015 in Recognition of Their Outstanding Contribution to GPCR Drug Discovery 2Heptares Scientists to Receive the Malcolm Campbell Memorial Prize for 2015 in Recognition of Their Outstanding Contribution to GPCR Drug Discovery 3Heptares Scientists to Receive the Malcolm Campbell Memorial Prize for 2015 in Recognition of Their Outstanding Contribution to GPCR Drug Discovery 4
... Dec. 14, 2010 The Dr. Paul Janssen ... call for nominations. This prestigious award recognizes individuals ... potential to make, significant transformational contributions toward the ... www.pauljanssenaward.com and will be accepted until ...
... The DNA Medicine Institute (DMI) successfully completed reduced-gravity experiments ... to the Space Environment for Technology (FAST) program, at ... Texas, at the end of September.  The rHEALTH sensor ... from a single drop of blood.  Although designed for ...
Cached Medicine Technology:Dr. Paul Janssen Award for Biomedical Research Issues Call for Nominations 2Dr. Paul Janssen Award for Biomedical Research Issues Call for Nominations 3DNA Medicine Institute Completes Reduced-Gravity Experiments on its NASA-Funded rHEALTH Sensor 2
(Date:1/22/2015)... PA (PRWEB) January 22, 2015 Woodloch Pines, ... Mountains, has been selected by TripAdvisor as the number one ... the 6th best in the world for their annual Travelers’ ... online travel community . The website is home to millions ...
(Date:1/22/2015)... Angelweddingdress is a famous wedding dress company offering many trendy ... on Facebook, Twitter, and Pinterest. The fans will have an ... lottery every week. , Moreover, the company has extended its ... Angelweddingdress homepage for more information. , Angelweddingdress is ...
(Date:1/22/2015)... (PRWEB) January 22, 2015 A new ... of experience and person-centeredness in the long-term care environment ... action across the continuum. The paper, “The Power of ... engages perspectives and practices of the patient, resident and ...
(Date:1/22/2015)... Plainsboro, NJ (PRWEB) January 22, 2015 ... advocate and keynote speaker at the upcoming 32nd ... by ACCME-accredited Physicians’ Education Resource®, LLC (PER®) , ... breast would have gone undetected if she had not ...
(Date:1/22/2015)... (PRWEB) January 22, 2015 Four years since the ... – which coincided with the marriage of Avasa & Matthew Love ... ROAD, which is scheduled for release through White Swan Records on ... that there is a sacred path available to all of us ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:TripAdvisor Names Woodloch Pines Best Hotel for Families in America 2Health News:TripAdvisor Names Woodloch Pines Best Hotel for Families in America 3Health News:Angelweddingdress Invites Its Customers To Follow It On Facebook, Twitter, And Pinterest 2Health News:The Power of Person-Centeredness in Long-Term Care Explored by The Beryl Institute 2Health News:The Power of Person-Centeredness in Long-Term Care Explored by The Beryl Institute 3Health News:Joan Lunden Reveals Diagnostic Approach That Led To Early Detection;To Keynote 32nd Annual Miami Breast Cancer Conference® 2Health News:Joan Lunden Reveals Diagnostic Approach That Led To Early Detection;To Keynote 32nd Annual Miami Breast Cancer Conference® 3Health News:Joan Lunden Reveals Diagnostic Approach That Led To Early Detection;To Keynote 32nd Annual Miami Breast Cancer Conference® 4Health News:Joan Lunden Reveals Diagnostic Approach That Led To Early Detection;To Keynote 32nd Annual Miami Breast Cancer Conference® 5Health News:Joan Lunden Reveals Diagnostic Approach That Led To Early Detection;To Keynote 32nd Annual Miami Breast Cancer Conference® 6Health News:THE ROAD by Avasa & Matthew Love -- A New Album 2Health News:THE ROAD by Avasa & Matthew Love -- A New Album 3Health News:THE ROAD by Avasa & Matthew Love -- A New Album 4
... Honor of Huggies, 30th Anniversary, 30 Real Moms to be Featured ... ... of moms is,different from generations of the past. Strict definitions of ... their,roles on their terms. To celebrate its 30th anniversary, the Huggies ...
... today announced the launch of its superfast, low memory usage secure ... the PDF specs and is believed to be the smallest and ... ... 3, 2008 -- Drumlin Security (http://www.drumlinsecurity.co.uk) today announced the launch of ...
... Security as a,Service Provider (SaaS), announced today that ... Security Standard (DSS) version 1.2,released Oct. 1st by ... revised standard provides clarification and changes intended,to help ... is a Qualified Security Assessor Company (QSAC) and ...
... lives with at least one disability, CDC says , , THURSDAY, ... -- one in five people -- have some type of ... Prevention. , And a new CDC study finds that black, ... poor health at disproportionately higher rates than white or Asian ...
... The Association of,Clinical Research Organizations (ACRO) ... inaugural Clinical Outsourcing Leaders Summit with a ... research executives,November 13, 2008 in Washington, DC., ... interactive discussions,surrounding the impact of the presidential ...
... Weston Medical Publishing today,announced publication ... of Neurodegeneration,and Regeneration. (ISSN 1932-1481) This ... all aspects of neurodegeneration, neuroprotection and,neuroregeneration ... their relevance in treating neurodegenerative disorders ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:Generation Huggies Celebrates 30 Years With 30 Moms 2Health News:Generation Huggies Celebrates 30 Years With 30 Moms 3Health News:SecureWorks Provides Solutions to Help with Payment Card Industry (PCI) Data Security Standard (DSS) Version 1.2 2Health News:SecureWorks Provides Solutions to Help with Payment Card Industry (PCI) Data Security Standard (DSS) Version 1.2 3Health News:SecureWorks Provides Solutions to Help with Payment Card Industry (PCI) Data Security Standard (DSS) Version 1.2 4Health News:SecureWorks Provides Solutions to Help with Payment Card Industry (PCI) Data Security Standard (DSS) Version 1.2 5Health News:SecureWorks Provides Solutions to Help with Payment Card Industry (PCI) Data Security Standard (DSS) Version 1.2 6Health News:Minorities With Disabilities Report Poorer Health 2Health News:Clinical Outsourcing Leaders Summit Set to Convene November 13 2Health News:New Journal to Explore Neurodegenerative, Neuroprotective and Euroregenerative Therapies! 2
... Corneal Topographer has applications in ... procedures including Radial Keratotomy, Astigmatic ... Lens Fitting. Based on an ... E300 analyses an accurate ring ...
... System provides an automated scalable system capable ... SNP genotypes per day. Combined with multiplexing ... enables you to process a wide range ... designed to deliver your intended results faster ...
... including fourSight 4D ultrasound imaging technology for ... wide variety of imaging and workflow enhancements ... combine to expand the clinical capabilities for ... was built on four foundations that mark ...
... The BeStent2, a laser-cut stent, is the ... stent systems for use after coronary arteries ... a therapy known as percutaneous transluminal coronary ... a number of features designed to optimize ...
Medicine Products: