Navigation Links
Mymetics' HIV Vaccine Achieves Research Breakthrough, Eliciting,Protective Antibody Response in Mucosal Tissues of Non-Human,Primate Model

Mymetics Also Announces Deal for Vaccine Delivery System

NYON, Switzerland, March 29, 2007 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Mymetics Corporation announced today that the Company's HIV vaccine elicited IgA mucosal antibodies in a non-human primate model. Mucosal IgA antibodies are considered a possible first line of defense against infection by HIV. The data were presented by Sylvain Fleury, Ph.D., Mymetics' Chief Scientific Officer in an oral presentation, "Without Mucosal Adjuvant, Virosomes-gp41 Peptides from the MPR can Elicit Protective Mucosal IgA in Vaccinated Macaques," at the Keystone Symposium, HIV Vaccines: From Basic Research to Clinical Trials. The meeting is being supported by the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation.

"The results are a striking example of the progress we have seen in applying our vaccine based on the gp41, a well-conserved HIV surface membrane protein," commented Dr. Fleury. "Previously, our team was the first to be able to synthesize a trimeric, soluble and stable formulation of gp41 that could be used in a vaccine. Now, by showing that we can elicit IgA mucosal antibodies in vaginal and rectal tissues, we have taken a major step in being able to prepare materials for a submission to begin studies in human patients. We expect that this submission could take place as early as the third quarter of 2008."

Mymetics also announced that it has signed an exclusive license with Pevion Biotech for the use of Virosomes(R) in the production of its HIV vaccine. Virosomes are a market-approved carrier system for the delivery of pharmaceutically or immunologically active substances, allowing the correct spatial presentation of peptides and proteins and facilitating delivery of Mymetics' HIV vaccine without the use of an adjuvant. Additional details were not disclosed.

Christian Rochet, Mymetics' President and Chief Executive Officer, stated, "We believe that our exclusive agreemen
'"/>




Page: 1 2 3 4

Related medicine technology :

1. Mymetics HIV Vaccine Demonstrates First-Ever Production of Neutralizing IgA Antibodies in Non-Human Primate Model
2. BioSante Pharmaceuticals Announces New Findings for Potential Bird Flu Vaccine
3. DOR BioPharma Announces Issuance of European Patent for Its Oral Multivalent Botulinum Toxin Vaccine BT-VACC
4. From Clinical Cancer Research: Rethinking Therapeutic Cancer Vaccine Trials
5. DOR BioPharma Announces Publication Describing Results of Its Multivalent Botulinum Toxin Vaccine BT-VACC
6. Vaccine Can Prevent Cervical Cancer and Precancerous Lesions
7. Largest Cervical Cancer Vaccine Efficacy Trial Shows Cervarix Provides Excellent Protection Against Lesions Caused by Most Common Cancer-Causing Virus Types
8. Based on Up to 6 Years of Follow-Up, Biovest Announces Favorable Interim Blinded Data for Fast-Tracked Pivotal Phase 3 Clinical Trial of BiovaxID Anti-Cancer Vaccine for Non-Hodgkins Lymphoma
9. HepaLifes PBS-1 Cells for Influenza Vaccine Production Prove Superior at International Conference
10. New Flu Vaccine from PepTcell Could Provide Immunity Against All Strains of Influenza Virus
11. Hypertension Vaccine CYT006-AngQb Achieves Strong Blood Pressure Reduction During Important Early Morning Period When Most Adverse Cardiovascular Events Occur
Post Your Comments:
(Date:8/28/2014)... Kalifornien, 28. August 2014 ... Start der Patientenrekrutierung für eine IDE-Pivot-Studie ... zur Beurteilung der Sicherheit und Wirksamkeit ... Aneurysmen („WEB") bekanntgegeben. Adam Arthur, MD, Dozent ... of Neurosurgery/Semmes-Murphey Clinic, und Hauptprüfarzt der ...
(Date:8/28/2014)... ALISO VIEJO, Calif. , Aug. 28, 2014 ... has initiated patient enrollment in an Investigational Device ... and effectiveness of the WEB™ Aneurysm Embolization System ... University of Tennessee Department of Neurosurgery/Semmes-Murphey Clinic and ... first four patients in the study, treating them with ...
(Date:8/28/2014)... 28, 2014 GenSpera, Inc. (OTCQB: GNSZ), a ... cancer, announces the recent publication of the article "Targeting ... The recent article co-authored by Doan, et ... of GenSpera,s prodrug technology platform that is designed to ... plant Thapsia garganica ) directly to tumors. These ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:Sequent Medical kündigt Start einer IDE-Studie für das WEB System zur Embolisation von Aneurysmen bekannt 2Sequent Medical kündigt Start einer IDE-Studie für das WEB System zur Embolisation von Aneurysmen bekannt 3Sequent Medical Announces Initiation Of IDE Study For The WEB Aneurysm Embolization System 2Sequent Medical Announces Initiation Of IDE Study For The WEB Aneurysm Embolization System 3GenSpera Media Advisory; "Targeting thapsigargin towards tumors" Published in Steroids 2GenSpera Media Advisory; "Targeting thapsigargin towards tumors" Published in Steroids 3
... PARK, Ill., Oct. 20 Abbott has,received a ... Drug,Administration (FDA) for its New Drug Application (NDA) ... is,evaluating the FDA Complete Response Letter, will discuss ... update when appropriate., Abbott is seeking the ...
... Corporation,(Nasdaq: ALUS ), the worldwide leader in ... scientific,posters featuring both patient cases and laboratory research ... presented this week at the American,Society of Anesthesiologists ... Dr. Arie Blitz, Director of Heart Transplantation and ...
Cached Medicine Technology:Thermogard XP(TM) Studies to Be Presented at American Society of Anesthesiologists Annual Meeting 2Thermogard XP(TM) Studies to Be Presented at American Society of Anesthesiologists Annual Meeting 3
(Date:8/28/2014)... greater amounts of yellow pigment in your eyes could ... conditions, a new study reports. In a laboratory ... order to test the distance vision of people with ... in their eyes. The volunteers had widely varying ... nutrients lutein and zeaxanthin, according to the researchers, led ...
(Date:8/28/2014)... GreenRushReview.com, a website dedicated to ... “Video” section located at http://www.greenrushreview.com/category/videos/ , which ... cannabis companies in video format. In the site’s ... news clips, interviews, and other short videos discussing ... the videos can also be found on the ...
(Date:8/28/2014)... Alexandria, VA (PRWEB) August 28, 2014 ... Foundation) will interview Stephen Isaacs, the chairperson, president and ... the Foundation’s Meet the Mesothelioma Experts live ... Foundation’s executive director and mesothelioma expert nurse practitioner, ... the interview will be Aduro BioTech’s experimental therapy for ...
(Date:8/28/2014)... PreDiabetes Centers, the nation’s top provider of prediabetes ... help clients and online readers send out summer healthfully ... Ashley developed variations of Roasted Veggie Pizza , ... PreDiabetes Centers Roasted Veggie Pizza recipe is made with ... a cheese substitute–ideal for people who are lactose intolerant ...
(Date:8/28/2014)... 2014 veEDIS Clinical Systems, LLC ... System (EDIS), in Lawrence Medical Center, located in ... to document patient care, veEDIS is a key ... well as the authorized, confidential exchange of patient ... veEDIS technology, designed in accordance with clinical workflows ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Eye Pigment May Help Vision in Hazy Conditions 2Health News:Emerging Cannabis Industry Website GreenRushReview.com Adds a Featured Video Section to Cover Marijuana Business Sector News 2Health News:Emerging Cannabis Industry Website GreenRushReview.com Adds a Featured Video Section to Cover Marijuana Business Sector News 3Health News:New Clinical Trial: Using the Listeria Virus to Fight Mesothelioma 2Health News:New Clinical Trial: Using the Listeria Virus to Fight Mesothelioma 3Health News:PreDiabetes Centers Concierge Chef Creates Tasty Grilled Veggie Pizza Recipes for Labor Day Party Menu 2Health News:PreDiabetes Centers Concierge Chef Creates Tasty Grilled Veggie Pizza Recipes for Labor Day Party Menu 3Health News:veEDIS Clinical Systems “Delivers,” as the 2014 Edition CEHRT Emergency Department EHR System is Implemented at Lawrence Medical Center 2Health News:veEDIS Clinical Systems “Delivers,” as the 2014 Edition CEHRT Emergency Department EHR System is Implemented at Lawrence Medical Center 3
... COPD or chronic obstructive pulmonary disease is a ... // and is associated with severe emphysema or ... can reduce the mortality rate and number of ... study conducted by researchers from the University of ...
... say transmission of genital herpes to others is the ... study shows //the drug valacyclovir may significantly reduce the ... more than 1,400 heterosexual couples. In each case, one ... other was susceptible to the virus. Type 2 herpes ...
... change the way doctors treat certain prostate cancer patients.The ... cancer patient are grade, PSA level and pathologic stage. ... the Gleason grading system or a Gleason score (GS). ... cancer is seven. In a new study, researchers look ...
... A new study shows the drug valacyclovir may significantly ... more than 1,400 heterosexual couples. In each case, one ... other was susceptible to the virus. Type 2 herpes ... contagious. Participants with herpes were given ...
... since it interferes with eating and drinking. Children are ... the importance of maintaining// their normal fluid intake despite ... tonsillectomy procedure using less energy than the standard electrocautery ... ,During a tonsillectomy using the electrocautery method, a ...
... by researchers say it is a misconception to believe ... housebound people.// ,Researchers examined 150 children and ... vitamin D. Among the participants, all African-American, East African, ... as were all patients younger than 30. Five patients ...
Cached Medicine News:
Antigenic Free Protein S, ELISA Method...
... Assay for the Quantitative ... Protein S level based ... Va Inhibition by STA© ... free of Protein S; ...
Colorimetric Assay of Protein C Activity by STA© Analyzers. Highly purified extract of Agkistrodon c. contortrix venom for specific activation of protein C, with an activator selected specially ...
Colorimetric Assay of Antithrombin III Activity by STA© Analyzers. Bovine thrombin ~12NIH units/mL, freeze-dried....
Medicine Products: