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CTMM Becomes One of the World's Largest Public-Private Partnerships in Translational Medical Research

... The CTMM project portfolio now comprises 18 projects conducting translational molecular medicine ... inviting, assessing and funding multidisciplinary projects that involve active participation by Netherlands-based academia and industry. All CTMM projects are judged by an independent International ...

Stand Up To Cancer Awards $73.6 Million for Novel, Groundbreaking Cancer Research

... Institute (TGen). The projects address some of the most critical and promising ... research that will be done through the Dream Team projects could impact the diagnosis and treatment of a ... research, and respond to questions about their projects - a level of interaction between applicants and ...

Alexza Reports 2009 First Quarter Financial Results and Updates Clinical Pipeline Status

... schizophrenia or bipolar disorder. The Company projects an NDA submission for AZ-004 in the first quarter ... two studies during the current quarter and projects that all of the clinical work for the NDA will be ... throughout the clinical trial period. Alexza projects that data from the Phase 2b study will be ...

Schering-Plough Highlights R&D Pipeline Progress, Innovation and Breadth of Research Projects

... portfolio, presenters highlighted the following projects in the company's pipeline: ... health. Several earlier-stage research projects were also unveiled for the first time, including: ... in Phase II and anti-HGF in Phase I; Two projects for Alzheimer's -- a beta secretase inhibitor and ...

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

... and enabling the critical ideas, teams and projects that will carry the field over the finish line to ... is eager to fund high-risk, high-reward projects tackling critical scientific roadblocks to open ... Approaches to Drug Discovery provides funding for projects of up to one year's duration. Ideal proposals ...

Michael J. Fox Foundation Funds $1.1 Million for Cutting-Edge Approaches to Parkinson's Disease Under Rapid Response Innovation Awards 2008

... high-reward Parkinson's disease research projects under the initiative in the first half of the ... criteria emphasize speed and novelty. Funded projects typically are strong ideas being tested for the ... Among the potentially high-impact Rapid Response projects funded so far this year: -- Asa Abeliovich, MD, ...

Discovering How Video Games Can Motivate Healthy Behaviors: More than $2 Million Awarded to 12 Research Teams Across U.S.

... Pioneer Portfolio, which supports innovative projects that may lead to breakthrough improvements in the ... Pioneer Portfolio supports innovative ideas and projects that may trigger important breakthroughs in health and health care. projects in the Pioneer Portfolio are future-oriented and ...

Dutch Top Institute Allocates 150 Million Euro to R&D Projects Targeting Early Diagnosis and Treatment of Disease

... as possible to actual patient care. "These R&D projects are highly innovative and tackle some of ... the CTMM Supervisory Board. The selected CTMM projects focus on molecular medicine that aims ... the molecular and cellular level. Many of these projects are seeking to identify so-called 'biomarkers', ...

UMDNJ-University Hospital in Newark to Tailor Diabetes Interventions for Low-Income and Minority Groups With Grant From the International Diabetes Federation

... financially supports translational research projects and chose the University Hospital project as one ... providers. The BRIDGES translational research projects are selected because of their innovative ideas, ... for the prevention and control of diabetes. projects should be based on interventions already proven ...

UM Maryland Industrial Partnerships Program Approves 18 Collaborative Research Projects, Worth $4.4 Million, Between University Faculty, State Technology Companies

... approval of 18 new collaborative research projects between Maryland companies and university faculty. Worth $4.4 million, the new projects combine $3 million from participating companies ... Gaithersburg, and near the Capital Beltway. projects approved, listed by participating company, ...

Michael J. Fox Foundation Awards Up to $3 Million to Industry Teams to Jumpstart Promising PD Drug Development

... Four industry research projects targeted as part of innovative Therapeutics ... almost a third (nearly $8 million) has gone to 14 projects under TDI. The current round of awardees will ... Grant abstracts and researcher bios for all projects are available on the Foundation's Web site, ...

Emisphere Technologies, Inc. Announces 2007 Third Quarter Financial Results

... 11 products in preclinical development: -- Six projects with partners in obesity, osteoporosis, infectious disease and diabetes -- Five pre-clinical projects are in development without established ... further pre-clinical or clinical development; projects without established collaborations will be ...

Diamyd Updates Gene Therapy Program and Outlines Plans for Phase I Clinical Trial for Treatment of Cancer Pain

... for nerve cells. Diamyd's initial NTDDS projects are focused upon peripheral and central nervous ... order neuron, is within the spinal cord and projects into the brain to complete the pain pathway. ... of Parkinson's disease with an AAV-vector. Other projects comprise drug development within therapeutic ...

Emisphere Technologies, Inc. Announces 2007 Second Quarter Financial Results

... 11 products in preclinical development: -- Six projects with partners in obesity, osteoporosis, infectious disease, diabetes, and CNS -- Five projects without established collaborations for the ... further pre-clinical or clinical development; projects without established collaborations will be ...

Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation, The Genomics Institute of the Novartis Research Foundation Announce Innovative Diabetes Drug Discovery and Development Partnership

... drug targets and candidates, and allows for the inclusion of JDRF-funded projects and other discoveries into the program. "Through this ... for beta cell regeneration, a therapeutic priority for JDRF." projects within the collaboration will be chosen and managed by a combined review ...

Project Zero Delay Accelerates Drug's Path to Clinical Trial

... lengthy negotiations. The master agreement ensures that new research projects and clinical trials are initiated without delays caused by contracting ... meetings, a point of contact to remove obstacles, support of collaborative projects and a commitment to accelerate drug development. "The next ...

Elbit Imaging Ltd. Announces - Swiss Team Uses InSightec's ExAblate(R) 4000 Brain System to Treat Patients With Functional Brain Disorders

... imaging guided focused ultrasound treatment equipment; (vi) Residential projects - Initiation, construction and sale of residential projects and other mixed-use real projects, predominantly residential, located in ...

MJFF's Rapid Response Innovation Awards Hit Mid-2009 With Over $1 Million Funded in High-Risk/High-Reward Approaches to Parkinson's Disease

... development through its groundbreaking Rapid Response Innovation Awards . projects include investigations of the safety and efficacy of an FDA-approved drug ... in awards since the program was first launched. Some Rapid Response projects from prior years have gone on to garner major additional funding to ...

Michael J. Fox Foundation Commits up to $6.5 Million in Funding for Critical Challenges in Parkinson's Disease

... Clinicopathological Correlations of Parkinson's Disease will drive projects to understand the clinicopathological correlates of Parkinson's disease ... priority area to be pursued, but instead provide opportunities for projects at various stages of development to be funded, ensuring that new ideas ...

CDC Analysis Finds Unique Social and Behavior Intervention Helps Reduce MRSA Rates Up to 62% in Study Hospitals

... change. The Foundation's Pioneer Portfolio supports innovative ideas and projects that may lead to important breakthroughs in health and health care. projects in the Pioneer Portfolio are future-oriented and look beyond conventional ...

Archimedes Pharma Announces Successful Proof-of-Concept Results on Two Intranasal Development Projects

... of Acute Repetitive Seizures in Epilepsy - Phase II Trials on Both projects to be Initiated During 2009 Archimedes Pharma Limited, the ... of our business model. We look forward to driving our in-house development projects through to commercialization to provide an ongoing stream of novel ...

CEL-SCI Corporation Releases Letter to Shareholders

... ideas, ongoing. We hope to bring at least one of these projects to a conclusion very soon. We cannot change the economic climate or ... to the economic conditions. If we are successful in just some of the projects listed above, the additional value should very quickly be recognized and ...

ALS Therapy Development Institute Partners with Clinical Centers to Establish Pathological Mechanisms of Lou Gehrig's Disease

... through an expanded network of clinical partnerships. These ongoing projects are part of the Institute's extensive effort to indentify the altered ... pathological mechanisms of this devastating disease. These ongoing projects are made possible as part of a major, three-year, $18 million funding and ...

Alexza Initiates Second Phase 3 Clinical Trial for AZ-004 (Staccato(R) Loxapine)

... is the first AZ-004 study enrolling bipolar disorder patients. Alexza projects that this second Phase 3 clinical trial will take approximately 12 months ... and a 344 patient Phase 3 study in agitated schizophrenic patients. Alexza projects that the initial results from the first Phase 3 study will be reported ...

Michael J. Fox Foundation Awards $2.7 Million for Industry Efforts to Speed New Parkinson's Therapeutics

... moving forward toward clinical testing and pharmacy shelves." Funded projects focus on: -- Developing a vaccine that could protect against toxicity of ... less than half of that total (over $10 million) has gone to the 20 projects funded through the Therapeutics Development Initiative thus far. The ...

Michael J. Fox Foundation Awards $2.4 Million for Validation of Nine Promising Therapeutic Targets for Parkinson's Disease

... discoveries into practical therapies that benefit people living with PD. projects funded in this cohort of Target Validation awardees fall into three ... treatment has been proven to do. Two investigators will be continuing projects initiated under previous MJFF programs, reflecting the Foundation's desire ...

Oridion Announces Major Medical Research and Congress Presentations

... Ltd. - (SWX: ORIDN) Significant findings from numerous medical research projects demonstrating the clinical benefit of end-tidal CO2 (EtCO2) monitoring ... President of Oridion Capnography. "The results of these global research projects clearly demonstrate that capnography improves patient safety and should be ...

Continued Funding to Help Advance 'Exciting Moment' in Diabetes Research

... -- The American Diabetes Association (ADA) has announced research projects to study newly discovered human type 2 diabetes genes in mice, and ... among investigators working on independent but complementary research projects aimed at developing methods of preventing type 2 diabetes. About the ...

ALS Therapy Development Institute Signs Collaboration Agreement with the Allen Institute for Brain Science

... in seed money from philanthropist Paul G. Allen, the Institute takes on projects at the leading edge of science--far-reaching projects at the intersection of biology and technology. The resulting data create ...

Trubion Initiates Phase 1/2 Study of TRU-016 in CLL, Announces Next-Generation Product Candidate for RA and Provides Product Pipeline Update

... non-Hodgkin's lymphoma. In addition to TRU-015 and SBI-087, additional projects under the Wyeth collaboration continue to be pursued for undisclosed ... 2b clinical trial for the treatment of rheumatoid arthritis and additional projects under the Wyeth collaboration are being pursued for the treatment of ...

Financial Results for Full Year 2007: NicOx Significantly Advances Clinical Programs

... 3 studies, which should be complete in the fourth quarter of 2008. NicOx projects the submission of a New Drug Application (NDA) for naproxcinod to the U.S. ... field of ophthalmology. This collaboration involves several separate projects focused on major ocular diseases and encouraging results have been ...

Five Clinical Studies to Receive $2.5 Million Under Foundation's 2007 Clinical Discovery Program

... Discovery Program in 2004 and has awarded approximately $10 million for 17 projects under the initiative to date. Each of this year's studies will focus specifically on improving the patient's quality of life. Funded projects will address common and debilitating aspects of PD such as depression, ...

New Company Starts, Bridging the Development Gap in the Discovery of Cancer Drugs

... and develop new drugs to treat cancer. The company is now seeking projects -- "big ideas about small molecules" -- from research organisations in ... throughout Australia and has already identified a number of exciting projects to initiate its development programs." For more information Cancer ...

Michael J. Fox Foundation Awards Over $2 Million for Validation of 10 Parkinson's Therapeutic Targets

... intellectual and financial resources to help push potential PD drug targets one step closer to clinical trials and Parkinson's patients. Funded projects are listed below. Detailed information, including grant abstracts and researcher bios, is available on the Foundation's Searchable Database of ...

ThromboGenics and BioInvent Start Recruitment of Second 100 Patient Cohort in Phase II DVT Prophylaxis Study With TB-402

... around these product candidates and is developing them in collaboration with partners including Genentech, Roche and ThromboGenics. These projects are based around a competitive and in substance patented antibody development platform. The scope and strength of this platform is also utilised by ...

VA Studies Advanced Prosthetic Arm

... and medical needs," says Dr. Joel Kupersmith, VA's Chief Research and Development Officer. In collaboration with the Defense Advanced Research projects Agency (DARPA), the study marks the first large-scale testing of the arm, which allows those who have lost a limb up to their shoulder joint to ...

Senesco Announces H1N1 Influenza Survival Test Results in Mice

... by the market of the Company's products; success of the Company's preliminary studies and preclinical research; competition and the timing of projects and trends in future operating performance, the Company's ability to meet its funding milestones under its financing transaction, the Company's ...

MedNet Solutions to Share Industry Expertise at the 13th Annual EDC & Beyond Conference in Orlando, FL

... initiated trials. Since 2000, MedNet has successfully supported leading pharmaceutical, medical device, and biotechnology organizations on projects spanning 6 continents and more than 40 countries. MedNet delivers a superior customer experience from beginning to end. For more information, ...

University of California Los Angeles Selects Velos eResearch

... a well-known commitment to excellence in medical research. They also have an outstanding leadership and technical team, which is so important for projects of this magnitude." Implementation of Velos eResearch at the cancer center began through interviews with experts in clinical trials and ...

MedNet Solutions Certified to Score SF-12v2 Health Survey

... initiated trials. Since 2000, MedNet has successfully supported leading pharmaceutical, medical device, and biotechnology organizations on projects spanning 6 continents and more than 40 countries. MedNet delivers a superior customer experience from beginning to end. For more information, please ...
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