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Autism Genes Discovered; Help Shape Connections Among Brain Cells

... -Findings Suggest biological Reasons for Altered Early Neural Development- ... program has pinpointed particular genes and biological pathways, and this discovery provides a starting point for translating biological knowledge into future autism treatments." The ...

NovaBay(R) Pharmaceuticals Enters into Agreement to Broaden Intellectual Property Estate and Expand Clinical Opportunities for Its Aganocide(R) Compounds

... Clinical Experience with Antimicrobials that are biological Basis for Aganocide Compounds EMERYVILLE, ... analogs of NCT that maintain or enhance the biological activity of the natural compound while adding ... infection. The Aganocide compounds maintain the biological activities while improving the stability of ...

The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia: New Gene-Searching Method Uncovers Possible New Targets for Crohn's Disease Drugs

... that identifies genes interacting on the same biological pathways with highly automated gene-hunting ... out interacting or related genes along the same biological pathway. "We applied our pathway-based approach ... said Hakonarson. "Among hundreds of known biological pathways, the one that surfaced from the analysis ...

Micromet Presents Data at the 23rd Annual Meeting of the International Society for Biological Therapy of Cancer on the Activity of Human Antibody Adecatumumab against KRAS-mutated Colon Cancer Cells

... Annual meeting of the International Society for biological Therapy of Cancer (iSBTc) , taking place October ... About iSBTc The International Society for biological Therapy of Cancer (iSBTc) is a 501 (c)(3) ... inception in 1984, the International Society for biological Therapy has implemented several high-caliber ...

MacuSight(TM) Announces Positive Initial Results From Phase 1 Study of Sirolimus in Diabetic Macular Edema

... evaluated the safety, tolerability and biological activity of sirolimus when delivered by either ... provided an initial assessment of sirolimus' biological activity in DME. At 45 and 90 days following ... "The fact that we are seeing measures of biological activity maintained, and, in some cases ...

U. of Md. Researchers to Develop Devices to Revolutionize Drug Research

... devices that test new drugs using living, human biological components rather than "animal models," thus ... input both a drug to be tested and specific human biological components, such as proteins or cells. Such a ... said. Because researchers will add the human biological components to the device after manufacture, the ...

Why Do African-Americans Fare Worse With Cancer? Access and Economics Are Only Part of the Story

... socioeconomic factors are controlled for. The finding points to biological or host genetic factors as the potential source of the survival gap. ... the reasons for racial disparities in outcomes - both sociological and biological - is amplified by another recent study in the Journal of Clinical ...

More Gene Mutations Linked to Autism Risk

... in which deletions or duplications are more likely to directly disrupt biological functions," said study leader Hakon Hakonarson, M.D., Ph.D., director of ... raise the risk of having an ASD. Both studies found gene changes on two biological pathways with crucial roles in early central nervous system development. ...

ADHD Genes Found; Known to Play Roles in Neurodevelopment

... White. "Studying the functions of different genes allows us to identify biological pathways that may be involved in this neuropsychiatric disorder." Some of the biological pathways involved in ADHD may also be common to other neurological ...

PharmAthene Submits Proposal to BARDA in Response to Broad Agency Announcement for Advanced Research and Development for Valortim(R)

... PIP ), a biodefense company developing medical countermeasures against biological and chemical threats, today announced that it has submitted a proposal to ... allies by developing and commercializing medical countermeasures against biological and chemical weapons. PharmAthene's lead product development programs ...

Celladon Provides MYDICAR(R) Program Update of First-In-Human Trial for Advanced Heart Failure at American Society of Gene Therapy Annual Meeting

... Phase 1 Data Demonstrate Safety and Evidence of biological Activity in 9 of 12 Patients; Phase 2 Study Currently Enrolling in ... multi-center phase of the trial was designed to investigate safety and biological effects of restoring SERCA2a enzyme activity in heart muscle cells. The ...

Celladon Corporation Announces Presentation of First-in-Human Gene Transfer to Treat Heart Failure at the 12th Annual Meeting of the American Society of Gene Therapy

... by Percutaneous Administration (CUPID) Data Highlight Safety Profile and biological Effects of SERCA2a Enzyme Replacement SAN DIEGO, May 26 /PRNewswire/ ... has demonstrated acceptable safety and produced quantitative evidence of biological activity across a number of parameters important for assessing heart ...

PharmAthene Submits SparVax(TM) Regulatory Strategy to FDA

... PIP ), a biodefense company developing medical countermeasures against biological and chemical threats, today announced that the Company has submitted its ... allies by developing and commercializing medical countermeasures against biological and chemical weapons. PharmAthene's lead product development programs ...

Ridge Diagnostics, Inc. Clinical Data on Blood Test for Depression Presented at American Psychiatric Association Annual Meeting

... 2009. The blood test, for the first time, provides clinicians with biological information derived from physiological changes associated with MDD. By adding an objective, biological basis, the blood test results are intended to augment the paradigm used ...

PharmAthene to Host a Conference Call and Webcast on Wednesday, April 29th at 4:30 PM to Provide an Update on the SparVax(TM) rPA Anthrax Vaccine Program

... PIP ) a biodefense company developing medical countermeasures against biological and chemical threats, announced today that it will be hosting a conference ... allies by developing and commercializing medical countermeasures against biological and chemical weapons. PharmAthene's lead product development programs ...

Novel Valortim(R) Mechanism of Action Data Presented at the Keystone Symposia on Molecular and Cellular Biology

... PIP ), a biodefense company developing medical countermeasures against biological and chemical threats, announced today that new mechanism of action data ... allies by developing and commercializing medical countermeasures against biological and chemical weapons. PharmAthene's lead product development programs ...

Study Shows How Defective DNA Repair Triggers Two Neurological Diseases

... Scientists at St. Jude Children's Research Hospital have teased apart the biological details distinguishing two related neurological diseases--ataxia ... cells in the body transduce the DNA damage signal, is of fundamental biological importance," McKinnon said. "This knowledge is necessary not only for ...

FDA Issues a Complete Response Letter for Lilly's Olanzapine LAI for Treatment of Schizophrenia in Adults

... Antipsychotic Medications The World Federation of Societies of biological Psychiatry (WFSBP) guidelines state that poor or partial treatment ... Task Force On Treatment Guidelines For Schizophrenia. The World Journal of biological Psychiatry, 2006; 7(1): 5/40 2) Kane J.M et al. Guidelines for ...

Halozyme Therapeutics Begins Phase 1 Clinical Trial of Bisphosphonate Administered With rHuPH20 Enzyme

... Its key partnerships are with Roche to apply Enhanze Technology to Roche's biological therapeutic compounds for up to 13 targets and with Baxter to apply Enhanze Technology to Baxter's biological therapeutic compound, GAMMAGARD LIQUID 10%. In addition, the company has ...

Halozyme Therapeutics Announces Roche Begins Phase 1 Clinical Trial and Selects Fourth Exclusive Biologic Target

... Its key partnerships are with Roche to apply Enhanze Technology to Roche's biological therapeutic compounds for up to 13 targets and with Baxter to apply Enhanze Technology to Baxter's biological therapeutic product, GAMMAGARD LIQUID 10%. In addition, the company has ...

Raptor Pharmaceuticals to Collaborate with Centre Hospitalier Universitaire d'Angers for Phase II Clinical Trial in Huntington's Disease

... to maintain quality care. With 5,500 employees across 50 clinical and biological departments, CHU encompasses all therapeutic, chirurgical and biological areas, including centers of reference and competency. 77,000 people are ...

Michael J. Fox Foundation Announces $11 Million in 2009 Funding for Translational, Pre-Clinical and Clinical Parkinson's Disease Research

... the clinic. While research continues to identify new genetic, cellular and biological targets for therapeutic intervention to benefit PD patients, the ... duration. Ideal proposals will focus on efforts to develop promising biological targets into novel disease-modifying therapeutic strategies. Novel ...

Grapes May Aid a Bunch of Heart Risk Factors, U-M Animal Study Finds

... new study, published in the October issue of the Journal of Gerontology: biological Sciences, gives tantalizing clues to the potential of grapes in reducing ... humans, they say, remains to be seen. Reference: Journal of Gerontology: biological Sciences, 2008, Vol. 63A, No. 10, October 2008 For more information on ...

PharmAthene Initiates Phase I Clinical Trial of Nerve Agent Bioscavenger Protexia(R)

... US: PIP), a biodefense company developing medical countermeasures against biological and chemical threats, today announced that dosing of volunteers has begun ... allies by developing and commercializing medical countermeasures against biological and chemical weapons. PharmAthene's lead product development programs ...

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

... PIP ), a biodefense company developing medical countermeasures against biological and chemical threats, announced today that the Company is presenting two ... allies by developing and commercializing medical countermeasures against biological and chemical weapons. PharmAthene's lead product development programs ...

Olanzapine Long-Acting Injection (LAI) Shown to Maintain Treatment Benefit in Schizophrenia for up to Six Months

... Antipsychotic Medications The World Federation of Societies of biological Psychiatry (WFSBP) guidelines state that poor or partial treatment ... Task Force On Treatment Guidelines For Schizophrenia. The World Journal of biological Psychiatry, 2006; 7(1): 5/40 (3) Maxine X. Patel and Anthony S. David. ...

CMS, Inc., an Elekta Company, Announces First Cancer Patients Treated With Monaco(TM) Radiation Treatment Planning System

... have all begun producing treatment plans with the application. Featuring biological modeling, constrained optimization, and Monte Carlo dose calculation ... aperture optimization that produces efficient step-and-shoot segments -- biological models, voxel definition controls, and multi-criterial goals that provide ...

Protein Key to Control Growth of Blood Cells

... Aug. 5 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- New research sheds light on the biological events by which stem cells in the bone marrow develop into the broad ... for life-threatening blood diseases. "As we better understand the biological pathways that regulate the growth of stem cells, we may identify new ...

Olanzapine Long-Acting Injection (LAI) Data Presented at First Annual Schizophrenia International Research Society Conference

... Antipsychotic Medications The World Federation of Societies of biological Psychiatry (WFSBP) guidelines state that poor or partial treatment ... Task Force On Treatment Guidelines For Schizophrenia. The World Journal of biological Psychiatry, 2006; 7(1): 5/40. (ii) Maxine X. Patel and Anthony S. David. ...

GeneGo is Awarded NCI Grant for Development of Systems Biology Platform for Integrative Data Analysis in Cancer

... (metabolites, drugs, other xenobiotics) within the framework of curated biological pathways and networks. GeneGo's flagship product, MetaCore 4.7(TM), ... 4.7(TM) is designed for prediction of human metabolism, toxicity and biological effects for novel small molecules compounds. MetaBase(TM) represents the ...

Human Genome Sciences Reports Positive Long-Term Data for LymphoStat-B in Patients With Active Systemic Lupus Erythematosus

... SLE across multiple clinical measures, exhibited clinically relevant biological activity, and appeared generally safe and well tolerated. Frequency and ... a human monoclonal antibody that specifically recognizes and inhibits the biological activity of B-lymphocyte stimulator, or BLyS(R). BLyS is a naturally ...

Ending Cervical Cancer Featured at Summit; QIAGEN CEO Issues a Call to Global Women Leaders

... technologies are used to isolate and process DNA, RNA and proteins from biological samples such as blood or tissue, and assays make these isolated molecules visible to facilitate such vital activities as biological research and detection of disease. QIAGEN has developed and markets more ...

Ovarian Cancer Vaccine Clinical Trial Begins at Cancer Treatment Centers of America

... company is engaged in the research, clinical and commercial development of biological products and cancer therapeutics. In addition, the company performs contract-manufacturing services for biological products for other pharmaceutical and biotechnology companies. ...

Study Finds QIAGEN's HPV Test Offers Greater Long-term Protection From Cervical Disease Than the Pap

... technologies are used to isolate and process DNA, RNA and proteins from biological samples such as blood or tissue, and assays make these isolated molecules visible to facilitate such vital activities as biological research and detection of disease. QIAGEN has developed and markets more ...

Ipsogen Announces Three Studies at the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) Meeting Extending the Utility of the Genomic Grade Index for Predicting Response to Chemotherapy in Breast Cancer

... MDACC researchers had found that, among 852 genomic indexes describing biological pathways, the GGi was one of the most promising candidate for predicting ... C, Yan K, Sotiriou C, Hortobagyi GN, Symmans FW, Pusztai L. Evaluation of biological pathways involved in chemotherapy response in breast cancer. Breast Cancer ...

Gene Therapy Improves Vision in Patients with Congenital Retinal Disease

... affect eyesight and may have been surgery-related, rather than related to biological effects of the therapeutic gene or the vector used to carry it. The ... of exceptional talent, commitment, and imagination will make fundamental biological discoveries for the betterment of human health if they receive the ...

Novel PCT Method Unveiled by Pressure BioSciences, Inc. and Collaborators at the Harvard School of Public Health

... Systems biology (SB) refers to the study of the interactions of different biological systems within an organism, which allows scientists to consider the integrated effects of many complex biological interactions. It is hoped that SB studies will result in a more rapid ...

MacuSight(TM) Announces Positive Preliminary Results From Phase 1 Study of Sirolimus in Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration

... open-label study, investigators evaluated the safety, tolerability and biological activity of sirolimus when delivered by either a subconjunctival or ... Furthermore, the study provided an initial assessment of sirolimus' biological activity in AMD with patients demonstrating improvements in visual acuity ...

Pre-Clinical Data Show Intracellular Pathways Affected by ONCONASE(R)

... Cancer Drug Research & Development conference show the genes affected and biological pathways impacted by ONCONASE stimulated intracellular events as revealed ... through the identification of the specific genes affected and the biological pathways impacted," said Dr. Rybak. "Additionally, this data is helping us ...

Preliminary PI-88 Phase 2 Prostate Cancer Results to be Presented at the American Society for Clinical Oncology (ASCO) 2008 Genitourinary Cancer Symposium

... clinical experience combining PI-88 with Taxotere(R), and there is no biological reason to suspect that the combination might result in increased toxicity. ... sulfate mimetic. Its anti-tumor activity is based on inhibition of two biological processes -- angiogenesis (the growth of new blood vessels) and metastasis ...
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