UKUK

Pro-healing stent

16.08.2011

London – A consortium led by British gene medicince company Ark Therapeutics Group plc has received a EUR5.3m grant from the European Commission’s 7th Framework Programme to fund research to combine Ark’s technology covering adenoviral-delivered gene therapeutics with a “pro-healing or regenerative” coronary stent. The combination of biotechnology and stent technology is meant to allow a predictable degradation to deliver the therapeutics to the coronary artery after a heart attack.The project also aims to investigate healing an artery through the regeneration of native tissue. The consortium includes VC firm Magnus Invention Management Ltd. and QualiMed Innovative Medizinprodukte GmbH (Winsen, Germany), – which will manufacture the stent – as well as participation from researchers at University College London Division of Medicine, Yale University and the University of Eastern Finland. The four-year project is slated to start in November. Ark will receive a1.1m for its contribution. “We hope that this research will offer new hope to sufferers of heart disease,” said Ark CSO John Martin. The project was succesfully chosen from more than 40 applications across Europe.

UKUK

22.12.2011

London - Nothing is well if the end is not well. For Astra Zeneca the end of 2011 isn't well at all. A new anti-ovarian cancer drug and a planned antidepressant have underperformed in tests. As a result, AstraZeneca will take a...

UKUK

17.12.2011

Surrey – The UK government is investing an additional £80m (€93.5m) to fund continued development of the Institute for Animal Health (IAH) at Pirbright, an institute of the Biotechnology and Biological Sciences Research Council...

UKUK

15.12.2011

Rijeka/London – Allergies like asthma or psoriasis might arise from environmental toxins, suggest researchers from Rijeka University (Croatia) and King’s College (London). In mice, they identified a special population of T cells...

UKUK

13.12.2011

London – Interesting times ahead in the European cancer treatment market. A report states that in the UK alone, diagnosis and treatment costs are likely to increase by 62%, from £9.4 billion in 2010 to £15.3 billion by 2021. The...

UKUK

12.12.2011

York - Tissue Regenix Group plc plans to raise €29m through the sale of 181.8 million shares. The regenerative medical device company is held within the IP Group portfolio and a spin-out company from the University of Leeds. The...

UKUK

11.12.2011

London – Cancer Research UK has begun recruiting patients in the first phase of its Stratified Medicine Programme, which is aimed at finding cancer biomarkers and establishing a genetic testing service in the UK. The charity’s...

UKUK

06.12.2011

London – British Prime Minister David Cameron is trying to come to the rescue of Britain’s embattled biopharmaceutical industry. He has earmarked €210m to support a “biomedical catalyst fund” to back early-stage academic and...

UKUK

06.12.2011

London - David Cameron plans to come to the rescue of Britain's embattled biopharmaceutical industry. The conservative prime minister has earmarked £180m (€210 million) to support a "biomedical catalyst fund" to back ...

UKUK

25.11.2011

Cancer Research UK has started recruiting patients in the first phase of its Stratified Medicine Program, which is seeking to find cancer biomarkers and establish a genetic testing service in the U.K. The charity's multi-million...

Displaying results 11 to 20 out of 396

< Previous 11-20 Next >

© 2007-2014 BIOCOM

http://www.european-biotechnology-news.com/nc/news/messages-archive/archive-uk/browse/1/article/pro-healing-stent.html

Events

All Events

Stock list

All quotes

TOP

  • THERAMETRICS0.08 CHF14.29%
  • EPIGENOMICS3.78 EUR11.83%
  • MOLOGEN7.75 EUR6.02%

FLOP

  • SANTHERA92.70 CHF-7.39%
  • MEDIGENE4.40 EUR-2.87%
  • ADDEX3.82 CHF-2.80%

TOP

  • SANTHERA92.70 CHF54.8%
  • EPIGENOMICS3.78 EUR18.1%
  • BB BIOTECH143.70 EUR11.1%

FLOP

  • WILEX2.40 EUR-11.1%
  • BIOFRONTERA2.40 EUR-10.4%
  • VITA 343.77 EUR-9.4%

TOP

  • SANTHERA92.70 CHF3622.9%
  • CO.DON2.45 EUR206.3%
  • PAION2.38 EUR150.5%

FLOP

  • CYTOS0.26 CHF-93.4%
  • THERAMETRICS0.08 CHF-42.9%
  • MERCK KGAA66.43 EUR-42.3%

No liability assumed, Date: 02.09.2014


Current issue

All issues

Product of the week

Products