Viagra Prescription Associated With a 69% Reduction in Alzheimer’s Risk
A study looking at the potential of repurposing licensed drugs for the treatment of Alzheimer’s disease has identified the erectile dysfunction drug sildenafil, trade name Viagra, as a candidate for future analysis.
Quality Biological & JPT Announce Distribution and Marketing Agreement
This cooperation will enhance the numerous marketing activities underway and accelerate customer order processing with JPT.
Blue Heron Awarded Grant for Protein Bead Display
The grant will fund research on a simple, economical and high throughput method for studying protein function.
Epitome to Develop Multiplex Assay Reagents for EMD
Epitome's EpiTag technology enables the identification of amino acid sequences or "tags" within a protein.
Schering Partners with ChemDiv in Medicinal Chemistry
ChemDiv will apply its expertise in small molecule chemistry to support the ongoing medicinal chemistry programs at Schering.
Sangamo Announces Second Expansion of Research Collaboration with LifeScan
Sangamo’s research collaboration with LifeScan illustrates the potential of Sangamo’s ZFP technology to play a key role in regenerative medicine approaches.
Studies Discover Biomarkers for Early Heart Disease
Preliminary data from Harvard Medical School identified several genes that may play a critical role in the development of early heart disease.
Invitrogen and Fred Hutchinson Team on Cancer Screening
Invitrogen will utilize a variety of its proteomics technologies including its ProtoArray™ protein microarrays and extensive protein and antibody collections.
Epigenetic Activity Silences RB2/P130 Gene
Researchers have discovered that attaching of methyl--or chemical--groups onto DNA sequences within the tumor suppressing gene Rb2/p130 can cause the gene to cease functioning in non-small lung cancer cells and retinoblastoma cells.
Biotracker™ Software Application Achieves GeneChip-Compatible™ Status
Ocimum's Biotracker™ is a GLP and US FDA 21 CFR Part 11 compliant Laboratory Information and Knowledge Management System.
Co-Marketing Agreement for Microarray Solutions
The PerkinElmer/Eppendorf microarray solution is ideal for a wide range of applications, including medical, clinical and biotechnology research.