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Caltech chemists say antibody surrogates are just a 'click' away

... can bind to a particular protein with very high affinity and selectivity, and that pass the following ... target protein, which means that both must have affinity for that protein; essentially, the protein itself ... molecules that bind selectively and with high affinity to particular proteins. I see no technical reason ...

Affinity VideoNet Partners With Providea Conferencing

... affinity VideoNet has teamed with Providea Conferencing, ... A/V integration, and video support services to affinity VideoNet clients and global room affiliates. ... Denver, CO and Camarillo, CA (PRWEB) July 8 -- affinity VideoNet has partnered with Providea Conferencing ...

Exclusive Marketplace for Nursing Professionals Launched by Nurses Service Organization

... June 1 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Aon affinity , a subsidiary of Aon Corporation (NYSE: ... catherine_schneider@asg.aon.com About Aon affinity Aon affinity combines the specialized knowledge ...

MMR Information Systems, Inc. Announces 250,000 Membership Milestone and Granting of International Patents

... company has an agreement to launch another major affinity membership program which is projected to bring ... have paid access through corporate benefits and affinity and membership group programs. MMR believes that ... acceptance as an employee benefit through affinity and membership groups, as a PHR through hospitals ...

MMR Information Systems, Inc. Joins With United Marketing Group to Offer Its MyMedicalRecords Personal Health Record and MyEsafeDepositBox Services to Vast Array of Nationally Recognized Partners

... fit into the direct marketing company's matrix of affinity merchandise offers and membership-based services. ... by doctors and hospitals and also through affinity and membership organizations. The company ... Group (UMG) is a leading direct marketer of affinity membership programs and merchandise products. ...

Also in the Jan. 27 JNCI

... cells. The researchers also modeled the relative affinity of ATP and imatinib for the mutant proteins using ... an isoleucine substitution had both a high enough affinity for ATP to promote cell growth and a low enough affinity for imatinib to be resistant to treatment. "We ...

Finding suggests novel ways to boost vaccination or natural defenses

... organs where B cells proliferate to form high affinity antibodies whenever we fight infection. TFH cells ... can move into the B cell zone and initiate high affinity antibody production." "Without IL-21, we ... severely compromised. In addition to the high affinity antibodies we're talking about, our bodies also ...

2 Mutations Were Critical to Spread of 1918 Flu

... "Two mutations dramatically change the HA binding affinity to receptors found in the human upper airways," ... gain the ability to bind tightly or with a high affinity to the umbrella-shaped receptors. "The affinity between the influenza virus HA and the glycan ...

ABR -- Affinity BioReagents Announces Launch of New Website

... for excellence in customer service." ABR -- affinity BioReagents' newly launched website features a ... of the time it used to take. About ABR -- affinity BioReagents Founded in 1989 with world ... For additional information about ABR -- affinity BioReagents, contact Leslie Martin with ABR media ...

Novo Nordisk Insulin Analogs Have Proven Safety Profiles

... have shown that Levemir(R) in comparison to human insulin has a relative affinity to the IGF-1 receptor which is equal to or slightly lower than to the ... itself from insulin glargine, which has been shown to have increased affinity for the IGF-1 receptor compared to human insulin(4,5,6). All Novo ...

MyMedicalRecords, Inc. Stand-Alone Audited Financial Statements for the Period Ending December 31, 2008 to be Filed with the SEC Today, Monday, May 4, 2009

... agreement with United Marketing Group (UMG), a leading direct marketer of affinity membership programs, to offer its products to UMG's multi-million member ... to 250,000 in the second quarter. The increase is expected to come from an affinity program for its MyESafeDepositBox product with an as yet unannounced ...

Presented Data Confirm That RAPAFLO(TM) (silodosin) Provides Rapid, Highly Effective, Symptom Relief for Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia (BPH) Patients

... RAPAFLO (TM) maximizes target organ activity by binding with high affinity to the alpha (1A) receptors concentrated in the prostate. The antagonism ... in improved urine flow and a reduction in BPH symptoms. The binding affinity for the alpha (1B) receptors that cause smooth muscle in peripheral ...

MMR Information Systems Offers First Bilingual Personal Health Record Through The Latino Coalition

... vision of building a multi-lingual Personal Health Record has led to this affinity relationship with The Latino Coalition. This relationship is our first ... our strategy of marketing our products by private labeling through affinity groups and other membership organizations, such as the AFL-CIO, Qvisory, ...

Better MRI scans of cancers made possible by TU Delft

... Djanashvili has developed a new contrast agent with enhanced tumour affinity and contrast induction characteristics. In principle, this means that ... by including a phenylboronate group substance. Phenylboronate has an affinity with certain sugary molecules that tend to concentrate on the surface of ...

Gilda's Club NYC Offers Affinity Credit Card to Help New Yorkers Living with Cancer

... ( www.cardpartner.com ), a New York-based online company that develops affinity credit card programs for small and mid-sized nonprofits and membership ... Senior Director of Creative Services. The Gilda's Club NYC Visa affinity credit card is available in four custom design options. Visit ...

Watson Receives US FDA Approval for RAPAFLO(TM) (silodosin) for the Treatment of Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia (BPH)

... selective alpha-1 adrenergic receptor antagonist. RAPAFLO binds with high affinity to the alpha (1A) receptors concentrated in the prostate, causing the ... in improved urine flow and a reduction in BPH symptoms. The binding affinity for the alpha (1B) receptors that cause smooth muscle relaxation and blood ...

Avaya Unified Communications Solutions Help Healthcare Organizations Address Multi-Site, Mobile Workforce Challenges

... which also makes them more accessible to our patients." affinity Health System, Wisconsin: Integrated communications supporting integrated ... central floor station," said Lory Clochesy, communications project leader, affinity Health System. "We are also working on a trial for mobile, non-clinical ...

Family Caregivers in Crisis Have New Hope

... privately branded social networking sites for non-profit and for-profit affinity organizations. In partnership with CareGiverHelper, companies and ... with family members and caregivers. CareGiverHelper is offered through affinity partner organizations FREE to families. It is supported by sponsorships ...

FDA Advisory Committee Votes in Favor of Earlier Use of Phosphate Binders in Stage 4 Kidney Disease Patients With Hyperphosphatemia

... vice president, U.S. Renal Business, Shire Pharmaceuticals. "The high affinity of FOSRENOL for phosphate provides effective monotherapy in a simple ... certain doses, additional tablets may be required.) FOSRENOL has a high affinity for phosphate and works by binding to dietary phosphorus in the ...

Figure Skater Peggy Fleming Teams With HealthSaver: Cook Your Way to a Healthy Diet

... Group Affinion Group, http://www.affiniongroup.com, is a leading affinity direct marketer of value-added membership, insurance and package ... offers its programs and services worldwide through more than 5,200 affinity partners. Its diversified base of affinity partners includes leading ...

Figure Skater Peggy Fleming Teams with HealthSaver: Raise Healthy Children Through Active Parenting

... millions of Americans. About Affinion Group Affinion Group is a leading affinity direct marketer of value-added membership, insurance and package ... through more than 5,200 affinity partners. Its diversified base of affinity partners includes leading companies in a wide variety of industries, ...

Figure Skater Peggy Fleming, HealthSaver Says: Take Pains For Back Strains, 2nd Most Common Doctor Complaint

... Group Affinion Group, http://www.affiniongroup.com, is a leading affinity direct marketer of value-added membership, insurance and package ... offers its programs and services worldwide through more than 5,200 affinity partners. Its diversified base of affinity partners includes leading ...

Bcl6 gene sculpts helper T cell to boost antibody production

... genes so they can produce a diverse class of antibodies," Dong said. "These mutations also allow production of antibodies with stronger affinity for their target antigens." There are pitfalls to this process. Tfh cells and germinal centers have been implicated in antibody-mediated ...

Introducing Healthspottr: The New Voice of Healthcare Innovation

... Wendy Lane Stevens, founder and CEO of Lane PR; and Christopher P. Michel, managing director at Nautilus Ventures and a founder of Military.com and affinity Labs. About Healthspottr Media, LLC Based in San Francisco, Healthspottr Media LLC is a new media and publishing company focused on ...

Connectyx Technologies Holdings Group, Inc. Increases Revenues by 45% and Reduces Expenses by 20% for the Second Quarter of 2009 Versus Second Quarter 2008

... Kroger, Fred Meyer, QFC, Medicine Shoppes, Ralphs and HEB. In addition to retail outlets, MedFlash(TM) is being sold as a promotional incentive with affinity groups. Currently, MASA (Medical Air Services Association) and MedjetAssist, a leading emergency transport membership organizations. "We are ...

Merrimack Pharmaceuticals Initiates Enrollment in a Phase 1/2 Study of MM-111, a Bispecific Antibody to ErbB2/3

... ErbB2 and ErbB3 and to exquisitely target cancer cells." MM-111 has two antibody arms; a targeting arm that binds to ErbB2 with high affinity and a therapeutic arm that binds to ErbB3 (also known as HER3). Both ErbB2 and ErbB3 are members of the ErbB family of receptors, a complex ...

Celleration Appoints Mark T. Wagner President and Chief Executive Officer

... 30 years to the Celleration team. "We are delighted by the addition of Mark to the Celleration team," said Ed Spencer, Jr., Chairman of affinity Capital Management and Chairman of Celleration's board of directors. "Mark brings a wealth of experience and a solid history of building companies ...

Sofinnova Partners Leads Investment Round in CoAxia

... led a $21.5M financing in Minneapolis based medical device company CoAxia. The round also included participation from previous major investors affinity Capital Management, Baird Venture Partners, Canaan Ventures Partners, Johnson and Johnson Development Corporation, and Prism Ventureworks. ...

BioInformatics, LLC New Report - Exploring the Epigenetics Market: Opportunities for Product Placement and Innovations

... desired improvements with each. The following suppliers were provided as choices in the survey: Abcam (LSE: ABC.L) Abnova Active Motif affinity Bioreagents (Thermo Fisher Scientific (NYSE: TMO )) Alexis Biochemicals (Enzo Life Sciences) (NYSE: ENZ ) Aviva Systems Biology BD ...

Tasty Baking Company Supports the Fight Against Childhood Cancer Through Partnership with Alex's Lemonade Stand Foundation

... its strong affiliation with Alex's Lemonade Stand Foundation," said Jonathan L. Silvon, Tasty Baking Company Director of Marketing. "The public affinity for this special product and the ever-impressive work of Liz and Jay Scott and the Foundation inspire Tasty Baking Company's ongoing corporate ...

DaVita Study Demonstrates Clinical Application of Sysmex Reticulocyte Hemoglobin Equivalent (RET-He) Parameter

... the RET-H e parameter, which quantifies the hemoglobin content of reticulocytes. Sysmex technology uses proprietary polymethine dyes that have an affinity to, and fluorescently label, nucleic acids. Detection and characterization of immature cells may well be a more valuable approach than measuring ...

Why Chimps, Monkeys Don't Develop Alzheimer's

... three deceased older but healthy humans. "We were able to show that, similar to what has been seen in mouse brains, PIB does not bind with high affinity to plaque in monkey or ape brains," Rosen said. Another group of researchers at the Yerkes Center recently reported separately that a test ...

Practice Greenhealth Announces Winners of 2009 Environmental Excellence Awards

... Circle 2009 Inductees Fletcher Allen Health Care - Burlington, VT Metro Health Hospital - Wyoming, MI Sustained Members affinity Health System - Appleton, WI Allegiance Health - Jackson, MI Borgess Medical Center - Kalamazoo, MI Bronson Methodist Hospital - Kalamazoo, MI ...

Cimzia(R) (certolizumab pegol) Now Available for Self-Administration in Adult Patients With Moderate to Severe Crohn's Disease

... arthritis. About CIMZIA (R) (certolizumab pegol) Cimzia(R) is the only PEGylated anti-TNF (Tumor Necrosis Factor). Cimzia(R) has a high affinity for human TNF-alpha, selectively neutralising the pathophysiological effects of TNF-alpha. Over the past decade, TNF-alpha has emerged as a major ...

Nektar Announces UCB's Cimzia(R) Approved by U.S. FDA for Adult Patients Suffering From Moderate to Severe Rheumatoid Arthritis

... royalties on end product sales. About Cimzia(R) Cimzia(R) is the only PEGylated anti-TNF (Tumor Necrosis Factor). Cimzia(R) has a high affinity for human TNF-alpha, selectively neutralizing the pathophysiological effects of TNF-alpha. Over the past decade, TNF-alpha has emerged as a major ...

UCB's CIMZIA(R) (certolizumab pegol) Approved by the U.S. FDA for Adult Patients Suffering From Moderate to Severe Rheumatoid Arthritis

... to the editor: About CIMZIA (R) Cimzia (R) is the only PEGylated anti-TNF (Tumor Necrosis Factor). Cimzia (R) has a high affinity for human TNF-alpha, selectively neutralizing the pathophysiological effects of TNF-alpha. Over the past decade, TNF-alpha has emerged as a major ...

Affinion Group Survey Reveals That Underinsured Consumers Need Alternate Solutions in Light of Current Economic Climate

... Leveraging its expertise in product development and targeted marketing, Affinion helps generate significant incremental revenue for more than 5,500 affinity partners worldwide, including many of the largest and most respected companies in financial services, retail, travel, and Internet commerce. Based in ...

Sainsbury's Travel Insurance will Consider Claims for Cancelled Holidays to Mexico

... business by an entrepreneurial, commercial management team, FISL provides a unique range of products and marketing solutions for Banks, Insurers, affinity Organisations, Corporates, Intermediaries and SMEs. Sainsbury's provide a wide range of financial services including life insurance and home ...

Positive Results for Ophthotech's Novel Therapy for Wet AMD - Study of Anti-PDGF and Anti-VEGF Therapy Shows Significant Neovascular Regression and Enhanced Visual Outcome

... E10030 is an aptamer-based compound directed against PDGF-B. Pharmacology studies indicate that E10030 binds to PDGF-B with high specificity and affinity and inhibits the functions of PDGF-B both in vitro and in vivo . In preclinical studies, E10030 demonstrated the potential to regress ...

Sirion Therapeutics Announces Positive Results From Interim Analysis of Phase II Trial and Receives FDA Fast Track Designation for Fenretinide

... advanced form of dry age-related macular degeneration (AMD). Fenretinide is believed to halt the accumulation of retinol (vitamin A) toxins through affinity for retinol-binding protein. It is also believed to slow the formation and accumulation of toxic byproducts thought to be responsible for vision loss ...
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