Latest Monoclonal antibodies Stories

2014-03-31 16:26:29

EMERYVILLE, Calif. and OSAKA, Japan, March 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Trianni, Inc. ("Trianni") and Takeda Pharmaceutical Company Limited ("Takeda") jointly announced today that they have entered into a license agreement for Takeda's use of the Trianni Mouse, a monoclonal antibody discovery platform. Distinguished by a novel chimeric gene segment design, the Trianni platform provides Takeda with easy access to a complete human antibody repertoire that has been optimized for the...

West Nile Virus May One Day Help Fight West Nile Virus
2014-03-30 05:57:16

Brett Smith for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Tobacco is commonly associated with causing disease, but a new methodology developed by scientists at Arizona State University and several other institutions uses the plant to generate a potential therapy for treating West Nile virus – which currently has no cure. According to a report published on Thursday in the open-access journal PLOS ONE, the team used tobacco to generate monoclonal antibodies (MAbs) and their derivatives, which...

2014-03-28 08:26:41

MONROVIA, Calif., March 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Xencor, Inc. (NASDAQ: XNCR), a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company developing engineered monoclonal antibodies for the treatment of autoimmune diseases, asthma and allergic diseases, and cancer, today presented an overview of its bispecific antibody programs at the Annual Summit on Practical and Emerging Trends in Multiple Myeloma being held in Whistler, British Columbia, Canada. The discussion featured Xencor's bispecific approach...

2014-03-27 12:31:03

LONDON, March 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com just published a new market research report: Global and China Monoclonal Antibody Industry Report, 2013-2017 Currently, monoclonal antibody agents have been successfully used in the treatment of tumors, cancers and other serious diseases as a heavyweight in the biopharmaceutical industry. In 2009-2012, the market size of monoclonal antibody agents grew at a CAGR of 13%, far higher than the overall growth rate of...

2014-03-27 12:29:39

DUBLIN, Mar. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/5sfksl/therapeutic_class ) has announced the addition of the "Therapeutic Class Overview: Psoriasis - Plaque Psoriasis & Psoriatic Arthritis - Novel Oral Drugs And Biologics To Change Future Treatment Paradigm" report to their offering. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769) Over the last decades, therapeutic options for Plaque Psoriasis (PsO) and...

2014-03-27 08:34:12

Cannabinoid Receptor 1 is most recent GPCR to be targeted by RuiYi's iCAPS platform LA JOLLA, Calif. and SHANGHAI, March 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- RuiYi, Inc. announced today a $15 million Series B financing by existing investors: 5AM Ventures, Versant Ventures, Apposite Capital, SR One, the independent corporate healthcare venture capital fund of GlaxoSmithKline, Merck Serono Ventures, the strategic corporate venture fund of Merck Serono, and Aravis SA. RuiYi has a pipeline of...

2014-03-27 04:20:44

Companies to Host Investor Conference Call on Alirocumab on March 31 at 9 AM EDT PARIS and TARRYTOWN, N.Y., March 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Sanofi (EURONEXT: SAN and NYSE: SNY) and Regeneron Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ: REGN) today announced that data from alirocumab clinical studies will be presented at the American College of Cardiology's (ACC) 63rd Annual Scientific Session in Washington, D.C. March 29-31. Alirocumab is an investigational monoclonal antibody targeting PCSK9 (proprotein...

2014-03-26 23:24:54

Dr. Pierre-Allain Girod to Present on Data on Engineering CHO Cell Lines for Enhanced Production of Monoclonal Antibodies and Fc:Fusion Proteins Geneva, Switzerland (PRWEB) March 26, 2014 Selexis SA, a serial innovation company focused on drug discovery for lead identification and cell line development for scale-up and manufacturing of therapeutic protein drugs, announced today the Company’s chief scientific officer, Pierre-Allain Girod, Ph.D., will present, “Selexis SURE CHO-Mplus™...

Gregory Tsongalis PhD
2014-03-26 03:00:14

Norris Cotton Cancer Center, Dartmouth College Dartmouth researchers at its Norris Cotton Cancer Center have compiled a review of the role that information gathered through genetic testing plays in the diagnosis and treatment of breast cancer. The paper entitled "Personalized Therapy for Breast Cancer" was accepted on March 17, 2014, for publication in Clinical Genetics. The paper discusses targeted therapies, new biomarkers, and the quality of commercially available testing methods....

2014-03-25 20:22:11

DUBLIN, March 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/q29sqz/global_and ) has announced the addition of the "Global and Chinese Monoclonal Antibody Industry Report" [http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/q29sqz/global_and ] report to their offering. <start_newscom> (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 ) Currently, monoclonal antibody agents have been successfully used in the treatment...

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