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Researchers Create First Targeted Knockout Rats Using Zinc Finger Nuclease Technology

... for the development of novel genetically modified animal models of human disease. ZFN technology will ... stem cells and allows rapid creation of new animal models." In the study published in ... rats. The rat is a widely used laboratory animal with a well characterized immune system, a nearly ...

Bioniche Life Sciences Inc. and Endo Pharmaceuticals Sign Licensing Agreement for Urocidin(TM)

... marketing of proprietary products for human and animal health markets worldwide. The fully-integrated ... and has three operating divisions: Human Health, animal Health, and Food Safety. The Company's primary ... by revenues from marketed products in human and animal health. Bioniche has been named one of the Top 50 ...

Alfacell Provides Shareholder Update

... Champions Biotechnology, to conduct a series of animal studies on immune deficient mice to see what ... in cell lines are complemented by most recent animal study in mice bearing tumors of varying sensitivity to Cisplatin and Carbo Platinum. In all of the animal models, the addition of Onconase to Cisplatin ...

China Animal Welfare Law Under Review While 36,000 Dogs Culled

... city has sent out dog-beating squads to kill any animal spotted on the street, stray or owned. According to the International Fund for animal Welfare's (IFAW - www.ifaw.org ) Asia Regional ... Currently, China does not have any type of animal welfare law in place, which means that there is ...

EUCODIS Bioscience Achieves Development Milestone in Second Collaboration With Lohmann Animal Health

... development of an undisclosed protein for Lohmann animal Health (LAH), a leading provider of feed ... About Lohmann animal Health Lohmann animal Health (LAH) is a leading provider of feed ...

Isis Highlights New Data on Antisense Drugs to Treat Type 2 Diabetes and Obesity at ADA Scientific Sessions

... reduction in blood glucose levels in multiple animal species. Isis and its collaborators also ... with good safety and tolerability in multiple animal models including non-human primates. ... to a number of metabolic targets in a variety of animal species that reduced mRNA target levels in ...

New Research Shows Nutrition 21's Chromium Histidinate Improves Markers for Mood and Carbohydrate Cravings

... U.S.D.A. animal Studies: Chromium Picolinate and Chromium ... study testing its chromium histidinate in animal models of obesity and of diabetes. The addition ... are safe and does not cause kidney dysfunction in animal models of obesity and of diabetes. James ...

Autism Studies Presented at Mid-Atlantic Research Consortium Meeting

... and behavior, then focus on subgroups of ASDs in animal models. Scientists will then translate those ... Krieger Institute, presented the results of animal studies that shed light on how autism operates in ... and increased repetitive behaviors. The changed animal behaviors, said Blue, shared similarities with ...

Elusys' Anthrax Anti-Toxin, Anthim(TM), Enters Second Phase I Clinical Study

... efficacy in treating anthrax infection in animal models and is a strong candidate for addition to ... reported the results of a previously conducted animal efficacy study. A single dose of Anthim provided ... many hours after anthrax exposure. In earlier animal studies, Anthim provided 100 percent protection ...

NovaBay Pharmaceuticals Announces Lead Anti-infective Product Candidate, NVC-422, Shown to be Effective in Treating Topical Fungal Infection

... resistance, today announced preclinical animal data showing that NVC-422, the Company's lead ... dermatophyte based on an established animal model previously used in the preclinical ... clinical and mycological efficacy rates in this animal model compared to ciclopirox (Penlac(R)), a ...

Cloned Human Embryos Successfully Reprogrammed Using Human - But Not Animal - Eggs

... formation of cloned embryos using both human and animal eggs, to-date, there has been no data indicating ... of human cells using eggs obtained from human and animal sources, and shows for the first time that the ... data call into question the potential use of animal egg sources to generate patient-specific stem ...

Human Genome Sciences Begins Delivery of First-in-Class Anthrax Treatment to U.S. Strategic National Stockpile

... 2007, HGS announced that the results of two animal studies demonstrated the life-saving potential of ... findings demonstrated a survival benefit in two animal species, which is the requirement for ... with the results of previous studies in multiple animal models, which demonstrated that a single dose of ...

In Vivo Data on Taligen Therapeutics' Pipeline Candidates Presented at the XXII International Complement Workshop

... highlighted the candidates' efficacy in several animal models of complement-mediated diseases. "These ... product candidates and test them in a variety of animal models as a precursor to their ... of modulation of the complement system on animal models of human disease," said Steve Tomlinson, ...

deCODE Files IND for DG071, a Novel PDE4 Modulator Being Developed for Alzheimer's and Other Cognitive Disorders

... which neural signaling is reduced or impaired. In animal models, DG071 has been shown to significantly ... of the enzyme. DG071 has been shown in several animal models to potently and specifically improve ... with cAMP. DG071 has been shown in animal models to improve cognitive function with benefit ...

Data from In Vivo Disease Models on Taligen Therapeutics' Pipeline Candidates to be Presented at the XXII International Complement Workshop

... Presentations Include Proof-of-Concept animal Data on Previously Disclosed Fusion Protein TT30 ... protein TT32 and a monoclonal antibody mAb171, in animal models are highlighted below. These data further ... T. Huber, V. Michael Holers Oct. 1, 2008, animal models (Room: Montreal), 9:30 a.m. - 9:45 ...

PharmAthene Presents Data for Protexia(R) and Valortim(R) at 2008 BARDA Industry Conference / PHEMCE Stakeholders Workshop

... -- A study of Valortim(R) in a primate animal model utilizing the African green monkey (AGM) ... survived. "We are very excited about the animal model data from the AGM study, which showed over ... and Valortim(R) constitute non-clinical animal studies. Significant additional non-clinical ...

InVitria Showcases Cell Culture Productivity Enhancers at BioProcess International

... ), a leading global supplier of animal free products that enhance productivity, safety ... consistent results. Our customers have asked for animal free products and products that improve their ... ) InVitria has developed animal free cell culture ingredients that enhance ...

Data Suggest CEL-SCI's CEL-2000 Vaccine Prevents or Retards Permanent Damage of Rheumatoid Arthritis

... damage caused by rheumatoid arthritis in an animal model of the disease. These new findings further ... that were conducted in a well established animal model of rheumatoid arthritis. Enbrel is a ... arthritis treatments. Data collected in the animal studies conducted with CEL-2000 demonstrate it is ...

Rapid Test for Pathogens Developed By K-State Researchers Could Be Used to Detect Diseases Used By Bioterrorists

... most common antibiotics used to treat human and animal illnesses caused by these pathogens. When a ... developed the test because most human and animal infections are caused by a mixture of pathogens. ... College of Veterinary Medicine to detect animal and zoonotic pathogens; zoonotic pathogens can be ...

Video: Resveratrol-based Nutriceutical (Longevinex(R)) Induces Favorable Changes on Gene Expression in Mouse Heart At Doses 17-320 Times Lower Than Prior Studies

... Alone - Independent Laboratory animal Study SAN DIMAS, Calif., July 30 /PRNewswire/ ... 17-320 fold lower than used in previous animal studies. To view the Multimedia News ... exert more demonstrable genomic effects. Prior animal studies employed the human equivalent of 1565, ...

Halozyme Therapeutics Announces Positive Findings With Pegylated Enzyme in Prostate Cancer Models

... the presentation of positive pre-clinical animal efficacy data for its pegylated-rHuPH20 enzyme ... This study utilized three widely accepted animal cancer models: xenograft PC3, xenograft Du145luc, ... concerning the safety and efficacy of PEGPH20 in animal models) that involve risk and uncertainties that ...

New Research Provides Evidence that Tea May Improve Attention and Focus, Keep Brain Cells Healthy, & Influence Genetics in Cancer

... tea on brain functions in laboratory and animal models for over a decade, looked at animal models of neurological diseases such ... the cells' DNA. Human epidemiological and new animal data from around the world suggests that drinking ...

Anadys Pharmaceuticals Resumes Clinical Investigation of TLR7 Mechanism in HCV

... testing and the results of completed 13-week GLP animal toxicology studies, Anadys has received clearance ... 13 weeks contrast with results from prior 13-week animal toxicology studies that utilized daily dosing of ... of chronic hepatitis C. In initial 13-week animal toxicology studies of ANA975 dosed daily, ...

The Foundation for Biomedical Research Announces Winners of the 7th Annual Michael E. DeBakey Journalism Awards

... demonstrating the essential role of humane animal research in medical discoveries and ... that discusses the essential role of humane animal research in medical discoveries and ... if we are to advance medical science. All animal research -- that I know of, in any institution ...

Dr. Peter Nash, Ph.D. Joins Mach One Corporation as Chief Scientist

... a manufacturer and distributor of products for animal health, announced today the appointment of Dr. ... experience in antibody production for animal use which will help commercially expand our unique product set for distribution into our targeted animal markets." On his new appointment, Dr. Nash ...

Pew Commission Says Industrial Scale Farm Animal Production Poses 'Unacceptable' Risks to Public Health, Environment

... -- The current industrial farm animal production (IFAP) system often poses unacceptable ... by the Pew Commission on Industrial Farm animal Production (PCIFAP), in a study released ... and must start now. And while some areas of animal agriculture have recognized these threats and ...

Additive Anti-Tumor Activity of NKTR-102 in Combination With Bevacizumab Highlighted in Positive Preclinical Data Presented at AACR Meeting

... of NKTR-102, as compared to irinotecan in animal models. NKTR-102 is a PEGylated form of ... comparable doses of irinotecan. In animal models, NKTR-102 had a markedly improved safety ... profile when compared to irinotecan in animal models. Both the incidence and severity of ...

Nuvelo Announces Preclinical Data for NU206 Demonstrating Potent Therapeutic Activity in Oral Mucositis Models

... epithelial cell function as demonstrated in early animal studies. Preclinical studies suggest it can promote growth and repair in animal models of radiation or cancer chemotherapy induced gastrointestinal injury, as well as in animal models of inflammatory bowel disease. The ...

Increasing Dairy Milk Production with Electrolyzed Drinking Water

... explained Dr. James Ferguson, Chief of animal Production Systems, Department of ... are showing promising results at improving animal digestion which shows signs of improved animal health and production. EAU uses terms ...

Summit VetPharm has Identified Two Instances of Diverted Vectra 3D(TM)

... diversion of flea and tick as well as other animal health products. Fellow practitioners ... a purchase of Vectra 3D, we can keep companion animal health exactly where it belongs -- in the hands ... from the following distributors: NLS animal Health, a division of Henry Schein Inc, Midwest ...

Anadys Pharmaceuticals Announces Positive Results for ANA598 in Animal Model of Chronic Hepatitis C Virus Infection

... and 2.6 log10 in the individual animals. In one animal the viral load reduction was sustained throughout the remaining dosing period, while in the second animal a modest rise in viral load was seen over days 3 ... was within the baseline variability seen in this animal prior to dosing. In a previous study conducted ...

New Approach to Treating Anthrax Significantly Improves Survival Rates in Pivotal Efficacy Studies

... findings demonstrate a survival benefit in two animal species, which is the requirement for ... with the results of previous studies in multiple animal models, which demonstrated that a single dose of ... ABthrax in multiple therapeutic and prophylactic animal models of inhalational anthrax," said James ...

Access Pharmaceuticals Demonstrates Ability to Significantly Reduce Glucose Levels in Pre-clinical Testing of Cobalamin(TM) Oral Insulin

... to significantly reduce glucose levels in an animal model of diabetes, through its oral insulin ... in the gastrointestinal tract, were tested in an animal model of diabetes. Additional pre-clinical ... we are excited by these promising results in an animal model," added Stephen R. Seiler, Access' ...

Spectrum Pharmaceuticals Announces Presentation of SPI-1620 Data at the AACR-NCI-EORTC International Conference

... vessels to overcome these problems. In animal models, SPI-1620 caused a selective and transient ... cyclophosphamide, and 5-FU has been shown in animal models. Furthermore, SPI-1620 enhanced the ... safe or effective, that results of pre-clinical animal studies do not necessarily predict the results of ...

Man's Best Friend May Open Door to Understanding Fibrotic Lung Disease in Human and Animal Populations

... in the United States and the United Kingdom, animal and human researchers are collaborating to find ... together thought leaders on both the human and animal sides of fibrotic lung disease as a ... Kennel Club Canine Health Foundation and Morris animal Foundation. Similarities between human fibrotic ...

Positive Results for NKTR-118 (oral PEG-naloxol) Presented at American Academy of Pain Management Meeting

... oral NKTR-118 improved GI transit time in an animal model of morphine-induced constipation, while ... the ability to improve GI transit time in an animal model of morphine-induced constipation, while ... safety and pharmacokinetic profile in an animal model. About NKTR-118 NKTR-118 is an oral drug ...

Feeling Anxious or Distracted? New Research Shows a Cup of Tea Could Help

... the cells' DNA. Human epidemiological and new animal data from around the world suggest that drinking ... of tea on brain functions in laboratory and animal models for over a decade. Her most recent studies, presented at the symposium, looked at animal models of neurological diseases such as ...

K-State Researchers Bringing Expertise to Kansas City Symposium on Disease and National Security

... the U.S. Department of Agriculture's National animal Disease Center and is an adjunct professor with ... of medical schools, research institutes, and animal health and nutrition companies located within the Kansas City animal Health Corridor, we can boast of a level of ...

WorldHeart Announces Further Milestone in Miniaturized Assist Pump Development

... successful completion of the first multi-day animal study of a miniaturized, pediatric, ventricular ... for earlier-stage heart failure patients. The animal implant was performed by Peter Wearden, M.D., ... experiments, we are encouraged to begin 30-day animal implants, focusing again on pump performance and ...

Cytokine Demonstrates Oral Efficacy of Small-Molecule MIF Inhibitors

... inhibitors showed oral efficacy in animal models. Based on these results, the Company ... compounds were recently shown to be effective in animal models of multiple sclerosis (MS) and arthritis when administered orally. The MS animal experiments were conducted in the laboratories of ...
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