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Public Health Laboratories To Assume Primary Responsibility for Confirmatory Testing of Swine Flu

SILVER SPRING, Md., April 30 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Approximately sixty-five state and local public health laboratories around the United States will assume primary responsibility for confirmatory testing of Human Influenza A H1N1 of Swine Origin, or "Swine Flu," within the next week. Previous...

Medivation Plans to Initiate Pivotal Confirmatory Phase 3 Trial of Dimebon(TM) for Alzheimer's Disease in Second Quarter of 2008

- Conference Call Today at 4:30 p.m. Eastern Time - SAN FRANCISCO, Jan. 28 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Medivation, Inc. (Nasdaq: MDVN ) today announced that, based on its end-of-Phase 2 meeting with the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA), the Company plans to begin a pivotal conf...

DOR BioPharma Appoints Christopher P. Schnittker, CPA, as Vice President of Administration and Controller

...mises to be a significant step forward with the initiation of the Company's confirmatory Phase 3 trial for orBec(R), as well as the achievement of important develop... complication of hematopoietic cell transplantation. DOR expects to begin a confirmatory Phase 3 clinical trial of orBec(R) for the treatment of acute GI GVHD and a...

Eating Animal Fat May Lead to Pancreatic Cancer

...e study "provides important evidence that a diet high in animal fat may increase risk of one of the leading causes of cancer death." "While further confirmatory research about animal fat and pancreatic cancer is still needed, results of this study support the American Cancer Society's recommendations to limit ...

Glucose challenge test is accurate and economical for diabetes and prediabetes screening

...se level is low, he/she wouldn't need to be screened again for another two or three years, but if the GCT glucose level is high, patients would need a confirmatory oral glucose tolerance test. This approach is similar to screening women for diabetes during pregnancy. GCT screening is almost universal for wom...

Medivation Announces Upcoming Presentation of New MDV3100 Data in Patients With Advanced Prostate Cancer at 45th American Society of Clinical Oncology Annual Meeting

...of Alzheimer's and Huntington's diseases. With Pfizer, the Company is conducting a broad Dimebon clinical development program, including a pivotal and confirmatory Phase 3 trial, known as the CONNECTION study, in patients with mild-to-moderate Alzheimer's disease. The Dimebon program also includes additional tria...

Rexin-G Controls Tumor Growth and Improves Survival in Chemotherapy-Resistant Sarcoma and Osteosarcoma: Phase I/II and Phase II Studies, ASCO 2009

... treatment of all solid tumors in the Republic of the Philippines, Epeius Biotech is conducting a series of advanced Phase I/II studies and a Phase II confirmatory trial in the U.S. The Phase I/II study evaluating the safety and efficacy of Rexin-G in chemotherapy-resistant metastatic bone and soft tissue sarcoma...

Medivation to Present at the Leerink Swann Novel Cancer Therapeutics Roundtable Conference

...f Alzheimer's and Huntington's diseases. With Pfizer, the Company is conducting a broad Dimebon clinical development program, including a pivotal and confirmatory Phase 3 trial, known as the CONNECTION study, in patients with mild-to-moderate Alzheimer's disease. The program also includes additional trials plan...

Medivation Reports First Quarter 2009 Financial Results and Provides Corporate Update

...of Alzheimer's and Huntington's diseases. With Pfizer, the Company is conducting a broad Dimebon clinical development program, including a pivotal and confirmatory Phase 3 trial, known as the CONNECTION study, in patients with mild-to-moderate Alzheimer's disease. The program also includes additional trials plann...

MinuteClinic is Educating Consumers About Swine Flu

...med swine flu cases, will be treated. Any cases categorized as probable swine flu would also be reported to the local health department to coordinate confirmatory testing. "Patients with positive influenza A test results can be treated by MinuteClinic nurse practitioners with the anti-viral medication oselt...
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DOR BioPharma Receives EMEA Agreement on the Design of its Confirmatory Phase 3 Clinical Trial of orBec(R) in GI GVHD

PRINCETON, N.J., June 9 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- DOR BioPharma, Inc. (DOR or the Company) (OTC Bulletin Board: DORB), a late-stage biopharmaceutical company, announced today that it has received Protocol Assistance feedback from the European Medicines Agency (EMEA) on the design of its confirmato...

Rexin-G Controls Tumor Growth and Improves Survival in Chemotherapy-Resistant Soft Tissue Sarcoma and Osteosarcoma: Phase I/II & Confirmatory Phase II Studies

SAN MARINO, Calif., Nov. 20 /PRNewswire/ -- Epeius Biotechnologies announced today the results of Phase I/II and II studies of Rexin-G in chemotherapy-resistant metastatic soft tissue sarcoma and osteosarcoma, as presented by Dr. Sant P. Chawla, principal investigator, at the CTOS 14th annual meet...

FDA Indicates That Genasense(R) Approval in Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia Will Require Additional Confirmatory Data

Approval Dependent on Outcomes of New Analyses or Confirmatory Trial Conference Call to Discuss Strategy Scheduled for Tuesday March 18, 2008 BERKELEY HEIGHTS, N.J., March 17 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Genta Incorporated (Nasdaq: GNTA ) announced that the Food and Drug Administration's (FD...

NeurogesX Completes Enrollment in Confirmatory Phase 3 Clinical Trial for Painful HIV Distal Sensory Polyneuropathy

SAN CARLOS, Calif., Sept. 21 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- NeurogesX, Inc. (Nasdaq: NGSX ) announced today that it has completed enrollment in study C119, a second Phase 3 clinical trial of its lead product candidate NGX-4010 for the treatment of painful HIV-distal sensory polyneuropathy (HIV-DSP...

NeurogesX Completes Enrollment in Confirmatory Phase 3 Clinical Trial for Painful HIV Distal Sensory Polyneuropathy

SAN CARLOS, Calif., Sept. 21 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- NeurogesX, Inc. (Nasdaq: NGSX ) announced today that it has completed enrollment in study C119, a second Phase 3 clinical trial of its lead product candidate NGX-4010 for the treatment of painful HIV-distal sensory polyneuropathy (HIV-DSP...

MediQuest Concludes Confirmatory Phase III Study of Raynaud’s Therapy

BOTHELL, WA – June 25 – MediQuest Therapeutics, Inc., a specialty pharmaceutical company focused on developing therapies for inflammatory and infectious diseases, today announced the completion of its confirmatory phase III study of Vascana – a topical formulation designed to tre...

AIMSPRO is Awarded TGA Orphan Status for the Treatment of Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis

...tions in standardbred and thoroughbred horses. The Australian regulator, the APVMA, has recently awarded Ceremben a Research Permit, which will enable confirmatory equine field trials to be rapidly completed. Ceremben is also being developed as a potential canine and feline anti-inflammatory agent. http:/...

Quest Diagnostics Introduces First Commercial Laboratory Test for Identifying the H1N1 Swine Flu Virus

... Influenza virus type A positive specimens to public health authorities for confirmatory testing and diagnosis of novel H1N1 virus infection, some state and county public health authorities now only require confirmatory testing for specimens from certain high risk patients or under certain circ...

Clinician Reports Fast Healing of Intractable Wounds Using MEDIHONEY(R)

...MEDIHONEY were presented at SAWC. SAWC is the largest gathering of multidisciplinary wound-care clinicians in the United States. The study was a confirmatory case series following a positive large 108-patient randomized controlled study published in 2008 on a similar patient population, all of whom suffered...

New Studies on Once-Daily Extended Release Pramipexole Presented at American Academy of Neurology Annual Meeting

...sus placebo after 18 weeks and 33 weeks of treatment, in patients with early PD: A total of 253 patients were included in the 18-week confirmatory analysis. In these patients, the adjusted mean change in the Unified Parkinson's Disease Rating Scale (UPDRS)* II+III score from baseline to week 18 w...
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Sanochemia Fluorognost HIV-1 IFA Confirmation Assay

Description:... Donor Screening, Supplemental confirmatory (Western Blot): The assay uses immortalized human T-cells which express HIV-1 antigens on their surface. The cells are fixed to the surface of an IFA ...
Company:Sanochemia

The Dropper Plus Point-of-Care Urine Dipstick Control

Description:...l is intended for use with Multistix, Chemstrip, DiaScreen, UriScan, pH (Nitrazine paper) and other urinalysis reagent strips. It can also be used for confirmatory tests such as Acetest, Clinitest, Ictotest reagent tablets and refractometry....
Company:Quantimetrix Corporation

DipandSpin Combination Urine Dipstick and Microscopics Control

Description:...n is intended for use with Multistix, Chemstrip, DiaScreen, UriScan, pH (Nitrazine paper) and other urinalysis reagent strips. It can also be used for confirmatory tests such as Acetest, Clinitest, Ictotest reagent tablets and refractometry....
Company:Quantimetrix Corporation

The Dropper Urine Dipstick Control

Description:...r is intended for use with Multistix, Chemstrip, DiaScreen, UriScan, pH (Nitrazine paper) and other urinalysis reagent strips. It can also be used for confirmatory tests such as Acetest, Clinitest, Ictotest reagent tablets and refractometry....
Company:Quantimetrix Corporation

The Dipper Urine Dipstick Control

Description:...r is intended for use with Multistix, Chemstrip, DiaScreen, UriScan, pH (Nitrazine paper) and other urinalysis reagent strips. It can also be used for confirmatory tests such as Acetest, Clinitest, Ictotest reagent tablets and refractometry....
Company:Quantimetrix Corporation

ULTRA Evolution Multi-Detection Microplate Reader

Description:...performed in diverse settings including: Therapeutic area/groups Assay development groups High throughput screening facilities Secondary and confirmatory screening groups Contract research/screening companies ULTRA will be the optimal solution for your ... High throughput screening (HTS) appli...
Company:Tecan

GonoGen™ II

Description:... GonoGen™ II is a monoclonal antibody based colorimetric test intended for the confirmatory identification of Neisseria gonorrhoeae. The test requires less than seven minutes to run with no heating or pretreatment. The test does not require i...
Company:Diagnostics Inc.

GonoGen™

Description:... GonoGen™ is a monoclonal antibody based coagglutination test intended for the confirmatory identification of Neisseria gonorrhoeae. The test does not require isolated, viable or fresh cultures. After heating the specimen and two minute rotat...
Company:Diagnostics Inc.

Genetic Systems HBsAg EIA 3.0

Description:... Bio-Rad's Genetic Systems™ HBsAg EIA 3.0 screening and confirmatory assays offer outstanding sensitivity and early detection of HBV infection, helping to meet your testing criteria....
Company:Bio-Rad Laboratories

Genetic Systems HIV-1 Western Blot

Description:... Donor Screening, Supplemental confirmatory (Western Blot): The Genetic Systems HIV-1 Western Blot is a supplemental, more specific test for the detection of antibodies to HIV-1. The solid phas...
Company:Bio-Rad Laboratories
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Scientists find new genes for Crohn's disease

...nate some pathogenic bacteria—a pathway known as autophagy (pronounced AU-TOF-A-GEE ). Finding ATG16L1's involvement in Crohn's disease provides confirmatory evidence for what doctors have long suspected: that an individual's ability to respond effectively to harmful microbes influences his or her susceptib...

New results validating Pall prion reduction filter disclosed at ISBT Congress

...et the required criteria including sensitivity and specificity. The implementation of donor screening would be problematic without the availability of confirmatory assays to inform discussions with potentially infected donors. Prion Reduction Confirmed Sam Coker, Ph.D., Principal Scientist of Pall Corporati...

Leukemia Drug Breakthrough Study In New England Journal Of Medicine

... of red blood cell precursors from MDS bone marrow. Celgene will submit the seminal findings of List's phase I trial - along with data from two recent confirmatory phase II clinical trials performed nationwide involving more than 350 patients with red blood cell transfusion-dependent MDS - to the U.S. Food and Dr...
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Advanced Life Sciences' Restanza(TM) Shows 100% Survival In Confirmatory Anthrax Study

CHICAGO, June 23 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Advanced Life Sciences Holdings, Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: ADLS), today announced that a second non-human primate study involving its novel, once-a-day, oral antibiotic Restanza(TM) (cethromycin), showed that a 14-day course of Restanza achieved a 100% su...

DOR BioPharma Receives FDA Orphan Drug Designation for orBec(R) for the Treatment of Chronic Gastrointestinal GVHD

... Based on data from the prior Phase 3 study of orBec(R), the upcoming confirmatory Phase 3 protocol will be a highly powered, double-blind, randomized, placeb... complication of hematopoietic cell transplantation. DOR expects to begin a confirmatory Phase 3 clinical trial of orBec(R) for the treatment of acute GI GVHD and a...

DOR BioPharma Announces Issuance of European Patent for its LPM(TM) Oral Drug Delivery Technology

...ped for the treatment of GI GVHD, a common and potentially life-threatening complication of hematopoietic cell transplantation. DOR expects to begin a confirmatory Phase 3 clinical trial of orBec(R) for the treatment of acute GI GVHD and a Phase 1/2 clinical trial of DOR201 in radiation enteritis in the second ha...

Oncolytics Biotech(R) Inc. Completes Patient Enrolment in U.K. Combination REOLYSIN(R) and Paclitaxel/Carboplatin Head and Neck Cancer Trial

..." said Dr. Brad Thompson, President and CEO of Oncolytics. Final results of the trial are expected to be released later this year. An independent, confirmatory Phase II trial using the same combination of REOLYSIN and carboplatin/paclitaxel for patients with head and neck cancers is currently underway in the ...

DOR BioPharma Announces Publication of orBec(R) Clinical Pulmonary Data in Bone Marrow Transplantation

...ped for the treatment of GI GVHD, a common and potentially life-threatening complication of hematopoietic cell transplantation. DOR expects to begin a confirmatory Phase 3 clinical trial of orBec(R) for the treatment of acute GI GVHD and a Phase 1/2 clinical trial of DOR201 in acute radiation enteritis in the sec...

Helix BioPharma Announces Q3 2009 Financial Results and Provides Product Development Update

...y 31, 2009 but is now not expected before the end of Helix's fiscal 2010 first quarter ending October 31, 2009. The new expected timing of filing the confirmatory European Phase III Clinical Trial Application has not yet been established. Topical Interferon Alpha-2b Product Development Update - Ano-Genital...

The World's Smallest Hero! Rexin-G, Targeted Therapy for Metastatic Cancers

... for bioactivity and the dose-dependent efficacy of Rexin-G, as well as its overall safety and lack of any dose-limiting toxicity. Recent advanced and confirmatory clinical trials in the U.S. have demonstrated single-agent efficacy, which included both progression-free survival and overall survival. Not bad, for...

DOR BioPharma Reports 1st Quarter 2009 Financial Results and Reviews Recent Accomplishments

...velopment in preparation for the initiation of the confirmatory Phase 3 clinical trial of orBec(R) for the treatme...e to work diligently towards the initiation of our confirmatory Phase 3 clinical trial of orBec(R) in GI GVHD unde...ietic cell transplantation. DOR expects to begin a confirmatory Phase 3 clinical trial of orBec(R) for the treatme...

Evoke Pharma, Inc. Initiates Phase 2b Metoclopramide Intranasal Trial (MINT) in Patients With Diabetic Gastroparesis

...with intranasal and marketed oral formulations of metoclopramide served as the basis for the company's decision to conduct MINT, prior to initiating a confirmatory Phase 3 study." About Gastroparesis Gastroparesis is a common GI problem affecting approximately 8 million Americans. The syndrome refers to ...

Medivation Announces First Quarter 2009 Financial Results Teleconference and Webcast on May 11, 2009

...of Alzheimer's and Huntington's diseases. With Pfizer, the Company is conducting a broad Dimebon clinical development program, including a pivotal and confirmatory Phase 3 trial, known as the CONNECTION study, in patients with mild-to-moderate Alzheimer's disease. The program also includes additional trials plann...
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HIV-1 p24 ELISA Kit, Alliance (480 Tests) from PerkinElmer

Description:...amples should be tested with PerkinElmer HIV-1 p24 confirmatory Reagents. The HIV-1 p24 confirmatory Reagents use a specific antibody neutralization st...(s). Samples that are neutralized by the HIV-1 p24 confirmatory Reagents are considered positive for HIV-1 p24 ant...
Company:PerkinElmer

CEQ 8800 Genetic Analysis System from Beckman Coulter

Description:...o changes in sample type and complexity. With one gel, one array and one software platform, users can perform DNA sequencing, heterozygote detection, confirmatory sequencing, mutation analysis, allele identification, SNP (single nucleotide polymorphism) scoring, microsatellite instability and amplified fragment ...
Company:Beckman Coulter
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Western blotting

...bout the Western Blot technique. Learn the western blotting protocol and method, troubleshoot westernblot problems. Western blot n.pr A confirmatory test for HIV exposure that identifies antibodies to HIV proteins and ... The western blot (alternatively, protein immunoblot) ... ... tec...

Western blot

...bout the Western Blot technique. Learn the western blotting protocol and method, troubleshoot westernblot problems. Western blot n.pr A confirmatory test for HIV exposure that identifies antibodies to HIV proteins and ... The western blot (alternatively, protein immunoblot) ... Detaile...
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