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Plenish™ High Oleic Soybean Oil Offers Trans Fat Solution with Superior Performance

DuPont Scientist Outlines Oil Testing Results, Industry Opportunities at Major Food Conference Anaheim, Calif. (Vocus) June 7, 2009 -- The next generation of healthy soybean products from DuPont business Pioneer Hi-Bred will provide nutritionally enhanced oil with t...

Diffusion Pharmaceuticals Announces Issuance of U.S. Patent No. 7351844, Titled 'Bipolar Trans Carotenoid Salts and Their Uses,' for Its Family of First-In-Class Molecules

CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va., April 8, 2008 /PRNewswire/ -- Diffusion Pharmaceuticals LLC, a clinical-stage drug-development company commercializing drugs utilizing a novel method of action that enhances oxygen diffusion, today announced that it has been granted U.S. patent no. 7,351,844 entitled "Bip...

DuPont Receives Canadian Regulatory Approval for High Oleic Soybean Trait

...bean oil. Like low linolenic soybean oil, high oleic soybean oil eliminates the need for hydrogenation, resulting in foods with negligible amounts of trans fats. Oil testing results from high oleic soybeans from Pioneer produced in 2008 again confirmed that the oil contains about 80 percent oleic ac...

Human Genome Sciences and Novozymes Announce Amendment to Albumin Fusion License Agreement

...ior and sustainable solutions for tomorrow's ever-changing marketplace. Novozymes' natural solutions enhance and promote everything from removing trans fats in cooking, to advancing biofuels to power the world tomorrow. Our never-ending exploration of nature's potential is evidenced by over 6,000 pate...

VIRxSYS Publishes New Study on RNA Therapy

... hemophilia in mice GAITHERSBURG, Md., April 6 /PRNewswire/ -- VIRxSYS Corporation announced today the publication of a new research article, " trans -splicing into Highly Abundant Albumin Transcripts for Production of Therapeutic Proteins In Vivo," in the journal Molecular Therapy . The study d...

First Application to Fight High Cholesterol Launches on the iPhone and iPod Touch

...g goals for diet, exercise and smoking. For example, in the diet information section recommended daily intakes for dietary cholesterol, saturated fat, trans fat, polyunsaturated fat and monounsaturated fat are discussed in easy-to-understand language. "The objective of the application is to motiva...

Heart Health Month Milestone: Half a Billion Pounds of Bad Fats Eliminated From North American Diet

...h the reduction of nearly a half billion pounds of trans and saturated fats over the past three years. Sinc...ces, have replaced more than 340 million pounds of trans fat, and 130 million pounds of saturated fat, both... use healthier cooking oils that are not only zero trans fat, but also low in saturated fat and high in mon...

Diffusion Pharmaceuticals Announces Completion of a $2.9 Million Private Placement and Company Presentations at Upcoming Industry Conferences in Geneva, Switzerland and Naples, Florida

...company's overall growth and clinical programs for its lead drug compound, trans sodium crocetinate (TSC). In addition, David G. Kalergis, Chief Executive ...herapy in cancerous tumors. A Phase I study for Diffusion's lead molecule, trans sodium crocetinate (TSC), in healthy subjects was successfully completed i...

Growing Interest in DNA-Based Genetic Testing Among African American with Historic Election of President Elect Barack Obama

... stars and musical artists to business moguls and political leaders. With common ancestries in West and Central Africa -- regions more affected by the trans Atlantic Slave Trade -- a majority of African Ancestry's celebrity reveals are from present-day Sierra Leone. Cameroon and Nigeria also run a good ra...

Thomas K. Equels Elected to Hemispherx BioPharma, Inc. Board of Directors

...ssioner, related to an insolvent insurance company. -- Obtained a $15 million judgment in 2005 against boy band guru Lou Pearlman of trans Continental Records, Inc. -- Obtained a $44 million judgment against Manuel Noriega for public money he misappropriated from the Republic o...

Consumers Looking to Sustainable Food Production to Feed Global Population

...tely three-fourths of consumers would be very or somewhat likely to buy a food product made with oils that had been modified by biotechnology to avoid trans fats or to provide more healthful fats, such as Omega-3 fatty acids. Animal Biotechnology Following last year's announcement from the U.S. Fo...

iNutrition Launches New Fission Fruit Nutrition Bars

...ruit, Fission Energy, and Fission Fruit Cholesterol Lowering Bars. Featuring morsels of real, delicious fruits, Fission Bars have no refined sugar, no trans fatty acids, and are only 150 calories each! They are the perfect snack or meal substitute for adults and children. Best of all, to celebrate the laun...

Tethered molecules act as light-driven reversible nanoswitches

...n the form of light, it can change between cis and trans configurations in a process called photoisomerizat...nning tunneling microscope, they switched from the trans to the more-compact cis state. This switch was co...ight caused a transition back to the more-extended trans state. Weiss points out that this research adva...

Diffusion Pharmaceuticals Announces Addition of Mark T. Giles to its Board of Directors

...ue has an important application in oncology by improving the efficacy of radiation therapy in cancerous tumors. A Phase 1 study for its lead molecule, trans sodium crocetinate (TSC), in healthy subjects was successfully completed in 2007. The company is now initiating proof-of-concept and dose-finding stud...

Dow AgroSciences, Martek Biosciences Form Alliance to Bring Omega-3 Fatty Acids to Food Industry

...-enriched oils and powders and complement Dow AgroSciences' current Omega-9 Oils platform which is being widely adopted by the food industry to remove trans fat and reduce saturated fat in food products. Dow AgroSciences and Martek anticipate a multi-year effort to produce this new healthy oil, which when ...

Research Confirms Better Oil from New DuPont High Oleic Soybean Trait

...rocessing. Like low linolenic soybean oil, high oleic soybean oil eliminates the need for hydrogenation, resulting in foods with negligible amounts of trans fats. High oleic soybean oil also presents opportunities for transportation and industrial applications. The oil's high stability will allow compani...

NEXCORE Technology Obtains Licenses for Revolutionary Fluid Management System

...travasation is known throughout the procedure thwarting fluid intravasation, or fluid overload, a dangerous complication in procedures such as trans urethral surgery and hysteroscopic surgery. In current systems, the fluid absorbed in the patient's body is determined by subtracting the wast...

Statement on the Release of the European Food Safety Assessment on the Safety of Food Derived From Clones and Their Offspring in the Food Supply

...The opportunity to increase the availability of exceptional breeding stock offers great benefits to producers and consumers worldwide. "ViaGen and trans Ova - the major cloning companies in the U.S. - recently announced a tracking system that will ensure cloned animals are not introduced into the food ...

Top U.S. Cloning Companies Announce New System to Track Cloned Livestock

...et only traditional products." "Cloned animals have been extensively studied and found to be safe," said David Faber, president of cloning company trans Ova Genetics. "However, we are happy to assist the supply chain as it gains further confidence in the benefits that this exciting process can provide ...

NEWSWEEK: Media Lead Sheet/December 10, 2007 Issue (on newsstands Monday, December 3).

... eating slowly digested carbohydrates such as brown rice, dark breads, beans, vegetables and whole fruits; adding in unsaturated fats while taking out trans fats, and getting more protein from plants and less from animals. They also found that a daily serving or two of whole milk and foods made from whole ...

High-Titer Retroviral Vectors for Gene Delivery

...ave been constructed that contain chromosomally integrated expression cassettes for viral gag, pol, and env proteins, all of which are required in trans to make virus. 2 The gag gene encodes internal structural proteins; the pol gene encodes reverse transcriptase (RT) and integrase; and the env ge...

New Mammalian Expression Vectors Employ Stable, High-Level Fluorescence Humanized Renilla GFP Reporter

...ssing vector is based on the range of cell types the user wishes to transduce. With the pVPack vector system, all of the cis and trans elements required to produce infectious virus are separated onto three plasmids, with minimal or no sequence overlap between the...

Safe Production of High-Titer Retrovirus

...nge of cell types is desired for transduction. Because all of the cis and trans elements required to produce infectious virus are separated onto three pl...settes for viral gag, pol, and env proteins, all of which are required in trans to make virus. The gag gene encodes internal structural proteins, pol enc...

Versatile Vectors for Ponasterone A- Inducible Control of Gene Expression in Mammalian Cells

...avy-metal ions, heat shock, growth factors, and steroid hormones or employ synthetic promoters and inducible activators that often contain cis and trans elements derived from bacteria or yeasts. 2 However, the majority of these systems have drawbacks: pleiotropic effects caused by the inducer or t...
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