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2012-02-08 05:30:00

BERLIN, Feb. 8, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- caprotec bioanalytics GmbH announced today the issuance of patents in the US, Japan, Canada, Australia and Israel related to methods and composition of matter of its proprietary Capture Compound Mass Spectrometry (CCMS) technology. Issued US Patent US 7,858,560 titled "Capture Compounds, Collections thereof and Methods for Analyzing the Proteome and Complex Compositions" broadly covers basic bioanalytical principles and applications of the...

2012-02-08 03:00:00

LELYSTAD, The Netherlands, February 8, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Pepscan Therapeutics B.V., the Netherlands based biotechnology firm focusing on protein mimicry technology for the generation of novel therapeutics, today announced that it has achieved two milestones in the Research Collaboration with Janssen R&D Ireland, formerly Tibotec Pharmaceuticals, and received undisclosed payments. In the collaboration, Pepscan has discovered novel peptides with potential...

2012-02-07 06:00:00

SAN DIEGO, Feb. 7, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Applied Proteomics Inc. (API), powering the proteome to transform diagnostics, announced today the appointment of veteran diagnostic developer, Peter Klemm, Ph.D., as chief executive officer. API also announced the move of the corporate headquarters to San Diego. Prior to the move, API secured a $22.5 million Series B financing from Domain Associates, Vulcan Capital and returning angel investors. In conjunction with the financing, James C....

2012-02-06 11:15:21

North Carolina State University researchers have created specially engineered mammalian cells to provide a new "chemical handle" which will enable researchers to label proteins of interest more efficiently, without disrupting the normal function of the proteins themselves or the cells in which they are found. Protein labeling is used by researchers in a variety of fields to help them understand how these important molecules affect the normal functioning of cells. Currently, proteins are...

2012-02-01 20:52:49

Affinity capture devices provide a platform for viewing cancer cells and other macromolecules in dynamic, life-sustaining liquid environments A photograph of a polar bear in captivity, no matter how sharp the resolution, can never reveal as much about behavior as footage of that polar bear in its natural habitat. The behavior of cells and molecules can prove even more elusive. Limitations in biomedical imaging technologies have hampered attempts to understand cellular and molecular...

2012-01-31 07:00:00

SANFORD, Maine, Jan. 31, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Maine Manufacturing, LLC announced today that it has signed an extended agreement with GE Healthcare granting Maine Manufacturing the exclusive right to all commercial aspects of the FAST® Protein Array product line. Maine Manufacturing, which has been manufacturing the FAST line for several years, will sell and market the FAST Slides and accessories including FAST Quant, direct to end users as well as through a network of...

2012-01-30 09:02:18

A new physical form of proteins developed by researchers at The University of Texas at Austin could drastically improve treatments for cancer and other diseases, as well as overcome some of the largest challenges in therapeutics: delivering drugs to patients safely, easily and more effectively. The protein formulation strategy, developed by faculty and students in the Cockrell School of Engineering's Department of Chemical Engineering, is unprecedented and offers a new and universal...

2012-01-27 08:00:00

Oryzon a Biopharmaceutical company dedicated to the discovery of biomarkers and development of novel therapeutics and diagnostics announced today that Dr. Tamara Maes, will present at the 4th Annual CHI X-Gen Congress, in the CLINICAL GENOMICS. Epigenetics, Targets and Therapies: on March 5-7 March at the Hilton San Diego Resort in San Diego, California Barcelona, Spain (PRWEB) January 27, 2012 Dr. Maes's presentation will occur on March 6th at 11:00 am. Under the title “Development...

2012-01-27 10:35:27

Study finds protein's entwined arm movements may control fate of potentially toxic payload Like a magician employing sleight of hand, the protein mitoNEET -- a mysterious but important player in diabetes, cancer and aging -- draws the eye with a flurry of movement in one location while the subtle, more crucial action takes place somewhere else. Using a combination of laboratory experiments and computer modeling, scientists from Rice University and the University of California, San Diego...

2012-01-17 10:45:00

SAN DIEGO, Jan. 17, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- To address the growing need for greater efficiencies and throughput that can be obtained with the automation of routine clinical laboratory assays, Waters Corporation (NYSE: WAT) and Tecan Group (SIX Swiss Exchange: TECN) today entered into an agreement to combine Tecan's Freedom EVO® liquid handling platform with Waters® ACQUITY® TQD liquid chromatograph/mass spectrometer (LC/MS/MS) to automate sample preparation. Waters will...