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2010-12-02 01:00:00

PARIS and HOLLISTON, Mass., Dec. 2, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Cellectis (Alternext: ALCLS), the French genome engineering specialist, and Harvard Apparatus, a division of Harvard Bioscience, Inc. (Nasdaq: HBIO), a global developer, manufacturer, and marketer of a broad range of tools to advance life science research and regenerative medicine, have announced today that they have signed a license agreement that grants Harvard Apparatus the worldwide exclusive right to manufacture and sell, for...

2010-09-09 01:00:00

PARIS, Sept. 9 /PRNewswire/ -- Cellectis (Alternext: ALCLS), the French genome engineering specialist, has announced today that it has acquired all the assets of Cyto Pulse Sciences Inc., a US-based company specializing in the development, manufacture and commercialization of electroporation technology and equipment. Electroporation is a very efficient way to allow molecules such as meganucleases to enter any type of cells, with applications ranging from research and bioproduction to...

2010-04-19 13:38:56

Laboratory research and clinical studies are beginning to demonstrate that DNA vaccines can be as effective as traditional vaccines, reports Genetic Engineering & Biotechnology News (GEN). A number of factors are driving the growth of the field, especially new approaches to electroporation, vaccine formulation, and vector design, according to the April 15 issue of GEN (http://www.genengnews.com/articles/chitem.aspx?aid=3247). "A lot of development is focused on the creation of DNA...

2008-10-17 09:00:27

Ichor Medical Systems, whose advanced TriGrid(TM) Delivery System is being tested worldwide for its ability to enhance delivery of DNA drugs and vaccines, announced today that preliminary safety and tolerability data for a Phase I preventive HIV vaccine clinical trial being conducted at the Rockefeller University Hospital in New York City will be presented at the AIDS Vaccine Conference in Cape Town South Africa this week. Recruitment of trial participants, comprised of healthy HIV-negative...

2008-10-01 15:00:50

VGX Pharmaceuticals (VGX), a developer of DNA vaccines against cancer and infectious diseases that has entered into a definitive merger agreement with Inovio Biomedical (AMEX:INO), announced today that the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID), a component of the National Institutes of Health (NIH), has awarded the company a contract to develop a preventive HIV DNA vaccine candidate in conjunction with VGX's constant current electroporation technology for intradermal...

2008-09-23 06:00:32

Inovio Biomedical Corporation (AMEX:INO), a leader in enabling the development of DNA vaccines using electroporation-based DNA delivery, announced today it has received a contract for $933,000 from the Department of Defense (US Army) to continue research and development of DNA-based vaccines delivered via its proprietary electroporation system. The contract, titled "Design and Engineering of the Elgen Gene Delivery System for Screening and Validation of Vaccine Candidates of Military...

2008-09-14 06:00:20

Inovio Biomedical Corporation (AMEX:INO), a leader in enabling the development of DNA vaccines using electroporation-based DNA delivery, announced today that it achieved positive results from its proprietary research and development program for DNA-based cancer vaccines delivered using the company's electroporation-based DNA delivery technology. The pre-clinical study results showed that in mice with metastatic melanoma treated with a DNA-based therapeutic vaccine via intramuscular delivery,...

2008-08-14 06:00:46

Inovio Biomedical Corporation (AMEX:INO), a leader in enabling the development of DNA vaccines using a proprietary electroporation-based DNA delivery platform, announced today it has expanded its research license with the International AIDS Vaccine Initiative (IAVI), a leading organization dedicated to ensuring the development of safe and effective preventive HIV vaccines. Inovio's electroporation delivery technology is intended to enhance the potency of DNA vaccines against cancers and...

2008-07-23 06:00:57

AngioDynamics, Inc. (NASDAQ:ANGO), a leading provider of innovative medical devices used by interventional radiologists, nephrologists and surgeons for the minimally invasive treatment of cancer and peripheral vascular disease, announced today that it has appointed Agustin Gago, 49, as the Company's Vice President of International IRE Sales, a newly created position at the Company. Mr. Gago will report to Eamonn Hobbs, President and CEO of AngioDynamics, and will be responsible for developing...

2008-07-16 06:00:44

Inovio Biomedical Corporation (AMEX:INO), a leader in enabling the development of DNA vaccines using a proprietary electroporation-based DNA delivery platform, announced today pre-clinical results from two proprietary plasmid DNA-based universal influenza vaccine candidates using the company's proprietary electroporation delivery technology and, specifically, a new intradermal device. In this study, 100% of the immunized mice given a lethal challenge of highly pathogenic H5N1 influenza virus...


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