Oramed Pharmaceuticals was Awarded a NIS 3.1 Million Grant From the Israeli Office of the Chief Scientist
JERUSALEM, Israel, August 4 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Oramed
Pharmaceuticals Inc. (OTCBB: ORMP.OB) ( http://www.oramed.com ), a developer
of oral delivery systems, today reported that its wholly owned Israeli
subsidiary, Oramed Ltd., was awarded
a government grant amounting to a total
Patent Awarded for a New X-ray Imaging Technology with Capability Unrealized with Present Day Radiological Modalities
Now, a newly patented x-ray microscope technology makes it possible to see every wire in a stent, magnified 25 times larger than actual size, as clearly as if it were being viewed through a microscope, while exposing the animal and researcher to significantly less radiation than current FDA dosa...
DNA Software, Inc. Awarded $2.5 M in NIH Funding to Develop Pioneering Nucleic Acid-based Technologies
DNA Software, Inc. has been awarded
three Fast Track SBIR grants from the National Institutes of Health to develop original in silico technologies to predict 3D structures of RNA-based molecules, improve diagnostics via modified nucleotides, and model the reaction rates of DNA and RNA experiments...
Peregrine Awarded European Patent for Innovative Labeling Technology Featured in New Study in The Journal of Nuclear Medicine
TUSTIN, Calif., July 1 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Peregrine Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Nasdaq: PPHM ) today announced that it has been awarded
a European patent for a novel device and methods for linking biological agents to labels for diagnostic and therapeutic applications. The technology, which i...
PROLOR Biotech Awarded Two U.S. Patents for Its Longer-Acting Human Growth Hormone and Longer-Acting Erythropoietin
NES-ZIONA, Israel, June 30 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- PROLOR Biotech, Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: PBTH), formerly Modigene Inc., today announced that the U. S. Patent and Trademark Office (PTO) has issued two new patents for the company's long-acting CTP-enhanced human growth hormone (hGH-CTP) and hu...
Centocor Ortho Biotech Inc. Awarded $1.67 Billion Patent Jury Verdict from Abbott Laboratories
HORSHAM, Pa., June 29 /PRNewswire/ -- Centocor Ortho Biotech Inc. announced today that a federal jury has returned a verdict of $1.67 billion against Abbott Laboratories in a patent infringement suit.
"We are pleased that the jury has ruled in our favor in the patent litigation case against A...
OpenQ is Awarded Prestigious Life Sciences Industry Award
OpenQ wins the 2009 Global Pharmaceutical CRM Growth Strategy Leadership of the Year presented by Frost & Sullivan
Charlottesville, VA, New York, NY and Paris, France (PRWEB) June 15, 2009 -- OpenQ, one of the industry leaders in KOL management solutions and MSL per...
DNA2.0 Awarded US Patents for Breakthrough Gene Optimization Technology -- Company's Unique Algorithm Enables Expression Yields up to 50 Times Greater than Competing Approaches
The use of codon optimization in gene synthesis has long been misunderstood. DNA2.0 has cracked the code on optimizing sequence design and has been awarded
two US patents covering the technology. DNA2.0's approach goes beyond codon arrangement, so the company is introducing a new, more accurate c...
Proplant Awarded Qatar Project
HOUSTON, June 2 /PRNewswire/ -- Proplant Inc. announced today it has been awarded
an EPC contract by Qatar Fertiliser Company for their ammonia and urea plants Steam Integration Project. QAFCO operates the world's largest single site fertilizer complex with four ammonia and urea plants. Proplant...
Plexus Awarded Development Contract With QIAGEN
NEENAH, Wis., May 28 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Plexus Corp. (Nasdaq: PLXS ) announced today that it has been selected to develop QIAGEN's next generation automated screening system for the pre-processing of human papillomavirus (HPV) DNA samples. This product provides a highly automated solutio...
Enerkem GreenField Alberta Biofuels Awarded Permit to Build World's First Commercial Municipal Waste-to-Biofuels Facility
Plant enables City of Edmonton to increase its waste diversion rate from
60 to 90% and to produce an alternative transportation fuel
MONTREAL, May 20 /PRNewswire/ - Enerkem, a leading waste-to-biofuels technology company, today announced that Enerkem GreenField Alberta Biofuels (EGAB) has s...
ChanTest Awarded $4.8 Million Through the Ohio Third Frontier Research and Commercialization Program
CLEVELAND, May 6 /PRNewswire/ -- ChanTest, the leading expert in ion channels and GPCRs (G-protein coupled receptors) -- key to drug discovery, development, and safety -- is one of eight organizations slated to receive funding through Ohio's Third Frontier Research and Commercialization Program. G...
CeNeRx BioPharma Awarded New Patent for its Innovative Compounds That Selectively Target Peripheral Cannabinoid Receptors
--By Avoiding the CNS, These Compounds May Be Free of the Side Effects Associated with Traditional Cannabinoid Compounds--
RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, N.C., April 1 /PRNewswire/ -- CeNeRx BioPharma, Inc., a clinical stage company developing and commercializing innovative treatments for diseases o...
ArunA Biomedical Awarded Department of Defense Contract to Further Develop Environmental Biosensor for National Security
ATHENS, Ga., March 31 /PRNewswire/ -- ArunA Biomedical, Inc., a leader in human embryonic stem cell derived products, announced today that it has been awarded
a Department of Defense contract to develop an environmental biosensor utilizing its human stem cell technology.
Peregrine Pharmaceuticals Awarded New U.S. Patent Further Strengthening Its Anti-Phospholipid Patent Portfolio
-- New Claims Cover Phospholipid-Targeting Compounds Linked to Anti-Viral Agents --
TUSTIN, Calif., March 31 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Peregrine Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Nasdaq: PPHM ) today reported the issuance of a U.S. patent that further strengthens the company's intellectual prope...
PCI Biotech-led Consortium Awarded EUR1.1 m Eurostars Grant for siRNA
OSLO, March 23 /PRNewswire/ -- PCI Biotech Holding ASA, the Norwegian
drug delivery company, and siRNAsense AS, the Norwegian drug development
company, today announced that a PCI Biotech-led consortium focused on
effective siRNA cancer drug delivery has been ranked 3rd out of more than 300
Transgenomic Awarded Clinical Laboratory Certification in California
OMAHA, Neb., March 5 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Transgenomic, Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: TBIO), a leading global biotechnology company, announced today its Molecular Laboratory has received notification from the state of California it can begin offering its services in the state. Transgenomic expec...
OLIGOMERIX Awarded NIH Grant to Develop Novel Biomarkers for Alzheimer's Disease
NEW YORK, Feb. 25 /PRNewswire/ -- OLIGOMERIX, Inc. today announced the receipt of a Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) Phase I grant for $323,000 from the National Institute on Aging of the National Institutes of Health (NIH). The focus of the program is to develop novel biomarker assays fo...
Peter Zoller and Ignacio Cirac, awarded by the BBVA Foundation
The Basic Sciences award in this inaugural edition of the BBVA Foundation Frontiers of Knowledge Awards has been shared by physicists Peter Zoller (Austria, 1952) and Ignacio Cirac (Manresa, 1965), "for their fundamental work on quantum information science", in the words of the jury chaired by The...
Origin BioMed Awarded Red Herring Top 100 Global Company
Halifax-based consumer health products company recognized as a world technology leader
HALIFAX, Nova Scotia, Jan. 27 /PRNewswire/ -- Origin BioMed Inc., a privately-held Canadian consumer health products company, today announced that it has been awarded
as one of the Red Herring Top 100 Glob...
Modigene Awarded Second-Year Grant by Israeli Government to Support Development of Its Longer-Acting Human Growth Hormone
-hGH-CTP Development Program Has Been Approved For Second-Year Funding Through a Special Grant From the Israeli Office of the Chief Scientist-
NES-ZIONA, Israel, Jan. 27 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Modigene Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: MODG) today reported that its Israeli-based R&D subsidiary...
Eurotech Catalyst Module Awarded to Allen Organ Company From Arrow Electronics
Intel(R) Atom(TM) Processor based Catalyst Module Development Kit from Eurotech Presented as part of Arrow Electronics' Online Promotion
COLUMBIA, Md., Jan. 12 /PRNewswire/ -- Eurotech Inc., a leading provider of application-ready embedded computer systems, today announces that Allen Organ Co...
Omeros Awarded Grant from The Michael J. Fox Foundation to Evaluate Novel Parkinson's Disease Target
SEATTLE, Jan. 6 /PRNewswire/ -- Omeros Corporation today announced that The Michael J. Fox Foundation has awarded
it a $465,000 grant against milestones to support the Company's collaboration with The Parkinson's Institute to evaluate Omeros' recent discovery of a new target for the treatment of P...
Probiotic Delivery Technology Awarded Third International Patent
REDMOND, Wash., Dec. 16 /PRNewswire/ -- The Australian Patent Office has
issued Nutraceutix, Inc. a patent for BIO-tract. It is the third international
patent, from many patents pending, that the technology has been awarded
on BIO-tract's ability to protect sensitive ingredients like probiot...
Epeius Biotech Awarded Patents in Europe for Targeted Genetic Anti-Cancer Medicine: Company Expands Impressive Intellectual Property Estate
SAN MARINO, Calif., Dec. 16 /PRNewswire/ -- Epeius Biotechnologies
Corporation, a leader in tumor-targeted gene delivery systems, has received
two additional European patents for the platform targeting technologies and
molecular designs that enable precision gene delivery to primary cancers and
China Medicine Corporation Awarded GSP Certification
GUANGZHOU, China, Dec. 1 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- China Medicine Corporation
(OTC Bulletin Board: CHME) ("China Medicine" or "the Company"), a leading
developer and distributor of prescription and over the counter pharmaceuticals,
traditional Chinese medicines (TCM), nutritional and dietary supplement...
Shasta Regional Medical Center Awarded Full Accreditation from the Joint Commission
REDDING, Calif., Nov. 26 /PRNewswire/ -- Shasta Regional Medical Center
has earned the Joint Commission's Gold Seal of Approval(TM). By demonstrating
compliance with the Joint Commission's national standards for health care
quality and safety, Shasta Regional Medical Center has been awarded
Transgenomic Awarded SBIR Grant to Support Development of SURVEYOR(R) Endonuclease Adaptor-ligated Libraries (SEAL) for Determining Whole Genome Sequence Variation
OMAHA, Neb., Nov. 20 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Transgenomic
(OTC Bulletin Board: TBIO) today announced that it has been awarded
a Phase I
Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) award by the National Science
Foundation (NSF) to support the development of its proposed SURVEYOR
Yale professor T.P. Ma awarded the Connecticut Medal of Technology
New Haven, Conn. The State of Connecticut's highest honor for technological achievement, the Medal of Technology, was presented this year to Yale Professor Tso-Ping (T.P.) Ma for his pioneering work in semiconductors.
The Connecticut Medal of Technology is awarded
by the Board of Govern...
TU/e awarded for knowledge transfer to solar energy industry
Ph.D. graduate Bram Hoex and research group Plasma & Materials Processing (PMP) of Eindhoven University of Technology (TU/e, The Netherlands) have been awarded
the Leverhulme Technology Transfer Award 2008. They receive the prize ( 7,000 for Hoex and 63,000 for the research group) for their succe...
SRA Awarded $56 Million Contract by Pentagon Force Protection Agency
SRA to continue integration and expansion of PFPA's IT and
communications network systems
FAIRFAX, Va., Nov. 4 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ --- SRA International, Inc.
(NYSE: SRX ), a leading provider of technology and strategic consulting
services and solutions to government organizations and co...
Trius Awarded $28 Million Contract to Develop Novel Antibiotics
Funding from NIAID of National Institutes of Health
SAN DIEGO, Oct. 22 /PRNewswire/ -- Trius Therapeutics, Inc., today
announced the award of a $28 million contract from the National Institute
of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID), a component of the National
Institutes of Health, for t...
SENOMYX CO-FOUNDER AND SCIENTIFIC ADVISORY BOARD MEMBER ROGER TSIEN, PH.D., AWARDED NOBEL PRIZE IN CHEMISTRY
SAN DIEGO, CA, Oct. 10, 2008 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Senomyx, Inc.
(Nasdaq: SNMX ), a leading company focused on using proprietary technologies
to discover and develop novel flavor ingredients for the food, beverage and
ingredient supply industries, noted today that Senomyx Scientific Found...
Integrated BioTherapeutics Awarded NIAID Contract For Up to $65 Million for Development of a Vaccine against Ebola and Marburg Viruses
Vaccine Has Potential to Save Millions of Lives
GERMANTOWN, Md., Oct. 7 /PRNewswire/ -- Integrated BioTherapeutics Inc.
(IBT), a biotechnology company focused on development of medical
countermeasures for biodefense and emerging infectious diseases, announced
they have been awarded...
Caprion Awarded US $12.9M Infectious Disease Biomarker Research Contract
MONTREAL, Oct. 6 /PRNewswire/ -- Caprion Proteomics Inc. announced
today that it has been awarded
a $12.9 million contract by the National
Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID), a part of the US
National Institutes of Health, to carry out Biodefense research in the area
SpectraScience Awarded Patent for Its Optical Biopsy System and Methods for Tissue Diagnosis
SAN DIEGO, Oct. 2 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- SpectraScience, Inc. (OTC
Bulletin Board: SCIE), a San Diego-based medical device company, today
announced that it has been awarded
a Canadian patent for its Optical Biopsy
System and Methods for Tissue Diagnosis.
Jim Hitchin, SpectraScience's CEO,...
Matthew B. Wiener, CEO of Pharmatech, Inc., Is Awarded the Cancer Leadership Award From the Colorado Cancer Coalition
DENVER, Oct. 2 /PRNewswire/ -- Matthew B. Wiener, PharmD, Chief
Executive Officer of Pharmatech, Inc., was recently awarded
Cancer Leadership Award from the Colorado Cancer Coalition. The award is
being presented to Dr. Wiener for his development of the Just-In-Time (JIT)
GeneGo Is Awarded NCI Grant for Development of Systems Biology Database and Tools for Nutrition in Cancer in Collaboration with the FDA
ST. JOSEPH, Mich., Sept. 30 /PRNewswire/ -- GeneGo Inc., a leading
provider of databases, tools and services in systems biology, announced
today that they were awarded
with a Phase I SBIR grant from the National
Cancer Institute (NCI) for the development of a platform for understanding
PharmAthene Awarded NIAID Contract For Up to $83.9 Million For Third Generation rPA Anthrax Vaccine Program
ANNAPOLIS, Md., Sept. 26 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- PharmAthene, Inc.
(Amex: PIP ), a biodefense company developing medical countermeasures
against biological and chemical threats, announced today that the National
Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID), part of the National
Microchip Biotechnologies, Inc. Awarded Contract Under US Army Commercialization Pilot Program
DUBLIN, Calif., Sept. 17 /PRNewswire/ -- Microchip Biotechnologies,
Inc. (MBI) has been awarded
a $625,000 contract under the inaugural US Army
Commercialization Pilot Program for the development of a Universal Sample
Preparation Module (USPM). The Commercialization Pilot Program is a new