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2014-03-21 12:23:50

- 24 patients now recruited into the trial TOORAK, Australia, March 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Antisense Therapeutics Limited ("ANP") is pleased to report that 24 acromegalic patients have been successfully enrolled and randomized to one of the two treatment regimens of dosing in the Phase II trial of ATL1103 for the growth disorder, acromegaly. This satisfies the necessary patient numbers proposed for the trial. Following from the positive results achieved from the interim...

2014-01-07 20:20:47

SAN FRANCISCO, Jan. 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Antisense Therapeutics Limited ("ANP" or "the Company") is pleased to advise that it has been selected to present at the Biotech Showcase 2014 conference to be held January 13-15, 2014, at The Parc 55 Wyndham Hotel in San Francisco, CA. This is a significant opportunity for ANP to present to and engage with distinguished US-based investors, prospective partners, and key industry leaders, and in particular discuss the successful progress of...

2013-11-07 13:04:41

In an article appearing in Medical Hypotheses on September 20, a New York-based physician-researcher from the Touro College of Osteopathic Medicine has called for the testing of umbilical cord blood for levels of a growth protein that could help predict an infant's propensity to later develop autism. Based on an analysis of findings in prior published studies, Touro researcher Gary Steinman, MD, PhD, proposes that depressed levels of a protein called insulin-like growth factor (IGF) could...

2013-02-08 08:26:02

TAMPA, Fla., Feb. 8, 2013 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Research peptides are used around the world for a number of reason but most notably to test the effects of growth hormone related hormones and growth hormone related peptides and their effects. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130208/CG56993) US Peptides carries a variety of products such as: Melanotan II, CJC-1295, GHRP-6, Sermorelin, IGF1-LR3, GHRP-2, Fragment 176-191, CJC-1295 DAC, Mechano Growth Factor - PEG, Mechano Growth...

2013-02-03 23:03:23

AntlerX IGF-1 Deer Antler Spray Supplement meets new customer demand with a new 90 day money back guarantee on the leading deer antler velvet extract product available. Learn why AntlerX IGF-1 Spray´s risk-free 90 day refund policy makes it the best deer antler supplement available. New Orleans, Louisiana (PRWEB) February 03, 2013 In a world where body image and physical health are growing more important by the day, AntlerX´s premium IGF-1 Deer Antler Velvet Spray formula is now...

2013-02-01 16:25:24

TAMPA, Fla., Feb. 1, 2013 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Recently there has been an explosion of interest over IGF-1 also known as insulin like growth factor, due to some press coverage surrounding some professional athletes. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130201/CG52776) While this may be a non-story to some it has led to an increased interest in IGF-1 and specifically what it does and why some may use this product. IGF-1 or Insulin like Growth Factor 1 is a protein encoded by the...

2013-01-04 11:06:52

Researchers at UNIGE analyze the impact of 3 unexpected sex determination factors So, is it a girl or a boy? This is the first question parents ask at the birth of an infant. Though the answer is obvious, the mechanism of sex determination is much less so. Researchers at the University of Geneva (UNIGE) attempt to shed light on this complex process by identifying the crucial role played by insulin and IGF1 and IGF2 growth factors, a family of hormones known for its role in metabolism and...

2012-11-27 11:25:29

Several drugs companies have ineffectively tried to produce antibodies that bind to the IGF-1 receptor on the cell surface, which has a critical part to play in the development of cancer. Scientists at Karolinska Institutet in Sweden have now ascertained how these antibodies work, and can explain why only some cancer patients are helped by IGF-1 blockers during clinical tests. The researchers also present a means by which drugs of this kind could help more cancer patients. Every cell...

2012-10-10 07:27:48

QUÉBEC CITY, Oct. 10, 2012 /PRNewswire/ - Aeterna Zentaris Inc. (NASDAQ: AEZS) (TSX: AEZ) (the "Company") today announced that George R. Merriam, MD, Director of the Clinical Study Unit at the VA Puget Sound Health Care System, and Professor of Medicine at the University of Washington, Seattle and Tacoma, WA, will give an oral presentation on AEZS-130, Aeterna Zentaris' ghrelin agonist, at the 6(th) International Congress of the Growth Hormone Research (GRS) and...

2012-08-29 23:02:35

Kettlebell trainer Lorna Kleidman supports an article for Med Page Today which focuses on how the bone health of premenopausal women is improved through weekly bouts of moderate exercise. Bohemia, NY (PRWEB) August 28, 2012 On August 28th, Lorna Kleidman, creator of the kettlebell training program KettleX, reacts to an article published for Med Page Today which discusses how bone health in premenopausal women can be improved by moderate physical activity. According to the article, a study...