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Angiotech to Establish Separate Operating and Royalty Businesses

... Ares Management and New leaf Venture Partners Commit To Purchase ... purchase agreement with Ares Management and New leaf Venture Partners, under which the investors will ... company's various product opportunities." "New leaf and Ares believe that Angiotech has a very ...

Angiotech To Commence Cash Tender Offer for Senior Floating Rate Notes Due 2013 and 7.75% Senior Subordinated Notes Due 2014

... of Angiotech, by Ares Management LLP and New leaf Venture Partners, and shareholder approval of ... Ares Corporate Opportunities Fund III, L.P., New leaf Ventures I, L.P. and New leaf Ventures II, L.P. in Angiotech Pharmaceuticals, ...

Sunrise Biotech Holding Limited Application For Admission to PLUS

... mulberry leaf powder and tablets ... and mulberry leaf powder and granules for use ... on the production of mulberry tea, mulberry leaf powder and tablets for use in food additives and ...

Angiotech announces termination of note purchase agreement with Ares Management and New Leaf Venture Partners

... that the Company had been notified by Ares Management (Ares) and New leaf Venture Partners (New Leaf) that they had elected to terminate the Note ... had announced on September 22, 2008 that it had notified Ares and New leaf that it did not expect to satisfy the condition in the Note Purchase ...

Kiwa Fertilizers Pass Independent Tests

... official fertilizer certificate replaces the previous Temporary Amino Acid leaf Fertilizer Registration Certificate. In 2007, Xinjiang Corps ... certificate in February 2008, replacing the previous Temporary Amino Acid leaf Fertilizer Registration Certificate. Mr. Wei Li, Board Chairman and CEO ...

Pearl Therapeutics Raises $15.5 Million in Private Financing

... first round of venture capital funding. The financing was co-led by New leaf Ventures and Clarus Ventures with 5AM Ventures as a major participant. In conjunction with the financing, Kathleen LaPorte, managing director, New leaf Ventures; Nicholas Simon, managing director, Clarus Ventures; and James W. ...

BioRelix and Dalton Medicinal Chemistry Expand and Renew Research Agreement to Capitalize on Riboswitches

... and Henry Ford II Professor at Yale University . BioRelix investors include CHL Medical Partners, Novartis Venture Fund, Aisling Capital, New leaf Venture Partners, Elm Street Ventures and Alexandria Real Estate Equities. About Dalton Medicinal Chemistry: Dalton Medicinal Chemistry is ...

Pearl Therapeutics Appoints Perry Karsen as Chief Executive Officer

... to improve disease management and quality of life. Founded in 2006, Pearl Therapeutics is privately held and backed by Clarus Ventures, New leaf Ventures and 5AM Ventures. Contacts: Pearl Therapeutics Adrian Smith 650.305.2605 For Pearl Therapeutics Jennifer ...

Pearl Therapeutics Secures $8 Million in Debt Financing

... to improve disease management and quality of life. Founded in 2006, Pearl Therapeutics is privately held and backed by Clarus Ventures, New leaf Ventures and 5AM Ventures. About Oxford Finance Corporation A subsidiary of Sumitomo Corporation, Oxford is a specialty finance ...

Sopherion Therapeutics Secures $55 Million in Series C Funding

... and paclitaxel for first-line therapy of patients with metastatic breast cancer. Additional investors in the $35MM round include TL Ventures, New leaf Venture Partners/Sprout Group, ProQuest Investments, Canaan Partners, Devon Park Bioventures, Commerce Bank and NewSpring Capital. "This funding ...

14th Annual Wharton Health Care Business Conference to Feature CEOs from WebMD, McKesson, Humana and Given Imaging

... forum. This year's advisory board include investors from Johnson & Johnson Development Corporation, SR One, Quaker Bioventures, Safeguard, New leaf Venture Partners, Domain Associates, 5Am Ventures, and Cardinal Partners. About Wharton Health Care Business Conference : Now in its 14th year, ...

Organic, Preservative-Free Skin Care Products from Dermaheal Now Available in the United States

... In addition to peptides and nano-capsulation technology, it contains about 70 percent plant extracts (such as ginkgo biloba leaf, camellia sinesis leaf and liquorice root extract), fermented organic ingredients, to address skin problems like wrinkles, sagging, dryness, spots and signs of fatigue. It ...

Angiotech Announces Extension of the Expiration Date of its Tender Offer for Senior Floating Rate Notes Due 2013 and 7.75% Senior Subordinated Notes Due 2014

... be called to approve the investment in Angiotech Pharmaceutical Interventions, a newly formed subsidiary of Angiotech, by Ares Management LLP and New leaf Venture Partners (the "API Investment"), because the proceeds of the API Investment are needed to fund the tender offer. The date of the shareholders ...

Nature's Premium(R) Brand First Fresh Pork in North America to Carry DNA TraceBack(R) Seal of Authenticity

... carrying Nature's Premium pork with DNA TraceBack include Kowalski's Markets of Minneapolis, Minn.; Sendik's Food Markets of Milwaukee, Wisc.; New leaf Community Markets of Santa Cruz, Calif.; Dave's Marketplace stores of Rhode Island; Donelan's Supermarkets of Boston, and Bogopa, a food distributor ...

BioMS Medical Announces Second Quarter 2008 Results

... approximately 510 patients," said Kevin Giese, President and CEO of BioMS Medical. "During the quarter, BioMS was also honored to receive the Gold leaf Award from BIOTECanada in recognition of our selection as "Company of the Year". Currently, BioMS is conducting three clinical trials and one ...

Pioneer(R) Brand Soybeans From DuPont Deliver Step-Change in Soybean Yields

... root rot and brown stem rot. Recently, Pioneer announced that it has also identified new markers for Asian soybean rust, soybean aphids and frogeye leaf spot. "The Y Series generation of Pioneer soybean varieties represents the combination of all of our industry-leading soybean research ...

Pearl Therapeutics Closes $18 Million Financing Round Led By Committed Investors

... developing it further for application in selected fields. Founded in 2006, Pearl Therapeutics is privately held and backed by Clarus Ventures, New leaf Ventures, 5AM Ventures, and Nektar Therapeutics. ...

Xenon Receives BIOTECanada Gold Leaf Award

... Award by BIOTECanada in the Health category for 2008. "We are delighted to have received this prestigious award, one of BIOTECanada's four Gold leaf Awards presented this year," commented Simon Pimstone, Xenon's President and CEO. "This honor is important and made even more so by the fact that it ...

Core Informatics Delivers Enterprise Core LIMS Installation to BioRelix Pharmaceuticals

... Ronald Breaker Ph.D., Howard Hughes Investigator and Henry Ford II Professor at Yale University. BioRelix investors include CHL Medical Partners, New leaf Venture Partners, Aisling Capital, Novartis Venture Fund, Elm Street Ventures and Alexandria Real Estate Equities. For more information about ...

China Agro-Technology Appoints New CEO

... grow within just 4-5 years time to a height of 35 to 40 meters, as compared to other species that take about 6 to 8 years. Its cutting-edge Non-tube leaf Culture Technology is able to produce 60 million clone plants in 24 months for 20,000 ha of land from only one nursery station. The company's trees ...

Pearl Therapeutics, Inc. Expands Its Senior Management Team With Top Talent in Clinical Development and Regulatory Affairs

... Nektar Therapeutics for application in selected fields. Founded in 2006, Pearl Therapeutics is privately held and backed by Clarus Ventures, New leaf Ventures and 5AM Ventures. ...

BioRelix and Dalton Medicinal Chemistry Sign Research Agreement to Capitalize on RiboSwitch Technology

... Ronald Breaker Ph.D., Howard Hughes Investigator and Henry Ford II Professor at Yale University. BioRelix investors include CHL Medical Partners, New leaf Venture Partners, Aisling Capital, Novartis Venture Fund, Elm Street Ventures and Alexandria Real Estate Equities. About Dalton Pharma Services ...

Elekta Showcases Stereotactic Systems for Cancer Care at Astro 2007

... new micro multileaf collimators (MLCs), the most versatile technology available for SRS and SRT. All three micro MLCs - the 3mm, the 5mm and the 7mm leaf width - have improved dose shaping abilities for minimal risk to critical organs. Illustrious history, solid future in stereotaxy "Elekta's ...

Single-Cell Complementation of Barley Mlo Mutants Using a PDS-1000/He Hepta System

... and fungal spore inoculation, we found leaf sectors with numerous green fluorescent ... a high transformation efficiency of Arabidopsis leaf cells upon delivery of a GUS ... shelf carrying the petri dish with detached leaf segments was placed 6 cm from the ...

Inoculation of Viral RNA and cDNA to Potato and Tobacco Plants Using the Helios Gene Gun

... bombardment when the first true leaf was fully expanded. Potato plants ... plant, the first full-grown true leaf was inoculated with one bombardment. For the ... different bombardment parameters on the same A6 leaf (Figure 1). Before bombardment, plants ...

AT&T should set sights higher than repackaging DSL with Project Lightspeed

... cable service. Notable features of the agreement include: 1. Project Lightspeed service is referred to as "IP-enabled (apparently the fig leaf for not treating it as cable service and not requiring a cable franchise). 2. The agreement carries no franchise fee nor any other fee or payment ...

A Rapid Method for the Purification of Analytical Grade Proteins From Plants Using Preparative SDS-PAGE and Preparative IEF

... and antibody production. Methods Sample Preparation Native extracts from 3 week old spinach leaf tissue were taken through 40 and 80% ammonium sulfate (AS) precipitation. The resuspended 80% ammonium sulfate pellet was ...

Using the VersaFluor Fluorometer to Quantitate GUS Expression in Plant Tissues Bombarded With the Biolistic PDS-1000/He System

... to that for native cellulase activity measured in the same extracts collected from particle bombarded stems, petioles and leaf abscission zones (LAZ) (Figure 2A). The VersaFluor fluorometer is inexpensive and easy to use. It has the necessary ...

DNA Isolation From 300 to 450 mg Dried or 600 to 1,200 mg Fresh Leaf Tissue

... starting material depending upon the species, age, tissue preparation, and genome size. 2. Add 18 ml cell lysis solution to the leaf tissue. For dried tissue, cap the tubes and vortex 13 sec to wet the tissue. For unground tissue, homogenize using 3050 strokes ...

A Rapid Method for the Purification of Analytical Grade Proteins From Plants Using Preparative SDS-PAGE and Preparative IEF

... and antibody production. Methods Sample Preparation Native extracts from 3 week old spinach leaf tissue were taken through 40 and 80% ammonium sulfate (AS) precipitation. The resuspended 80% ammonium sulfate pellet was ...

RNA Interference and Gene Silencing: History and Overview

... initiation factor. Interestingly, Arabidopsis mutants of AGO1 , which are defective for cosuppression, also exhibit defects in leaf development. Thus some processes or enzymes involved in PTGS may also be involved in development (1 , ...

Protocol for GenomePlex Whole Genome Amplification from Plant

... Protocol for Extraction of DNA from Plant Performed with Sigma GenElute Plant Genomic DNA Miniprep (G2N10) Grind approximately 50 mg leaf punch into a fine powder with liquid nitrogen. Keep the sample on ice for immediate use or freeze at -70 C. Add 350 l of Lysis Solution (Part A) ...
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