OXIS International Company Profile

00:47 EDT 21st March 2018 | BioPortfolio

OXIS International, Inc. develops technologies and products to research, diagnose, treat and prevent diseases of oxidative stress associated with damage from free radical and reactive oxygen species.The company holds the rights to three therapeutic classes of compounds in the area of oxidative stress, and has focused commercialization programs in clinical cardiovascular markers, including MPO (myeloperoxidase) and GPx (glutathione peroxidase), as well as a highly potent antioxidant, Ergothioneine, that may be sold over-the-counter (OTC) as a dietary supplement.
OXIS has acquired a 51% interest in and has the option to purchase the remaining 49% of BioCheck, BioCheck, Inc. is a leading provider of high quality enzyme immunoassay research services and products including immunoassay kits for cardiac and tumor markers, infectious diseases, thyroid function, steroids, and fertility hormones. The company operates a 15,000 square-foot, U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) certified cGMP, and ISO device-manufacturing facility near San Francisco, California. BioCheck has advanced developmental programs on two promising cancer biomarkers, related to the Id-gene, and the HMGA2 gene. Id proteins play a significant role in the process of tumor related angiogenesis and other functions related to blood vessel formation. The HMGA2 gene has been implicated in aggressive forms of breast cancer.


323 Vintage Park Drive
Suite B
Foster City
United States of America


Phone: 800.547.3686 or 650.212.2568
Fax: 650.212.2569

News Articles [115 Associated News Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

International Cannabrands Inc.: International Cannabrands Engages CFN Media and Joins CSE Composite Index

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ENDO INTERNATIONAL LEAD PLAINTIFF DEADLINE ALERT: Faruqi & Faruqi, LLP Encourages Investors Who Suffered Losses Exceeding $100,000 In Endo International, PLC. To Contact The Firm

NEW YORK, NY / ACCESSWIRE / December 27, 2017 / Faruqi & Faruqi, LLP, a leading national securities law firm, reminds investors in Endo International, Plc. ("Endo International" or the "Company") (...

Imperial Springs International Forum 2017 in Guangzhou: Former International Political Leaders ...

Former international political leaders including Ban Ki-moon, former Secretary-General of the United Nations, Vaira Vike Freiberga, former President of the Republic of Latviaand Read more...

International Dark-Sky Association & 5th ALAN International Conference, Snowbird Resort, Utah

(University of Utah) Members of two international organizations dealing with the issue of light pollution will convene in Utah. The International Dark-Sky Association (IDA) 30th Annual General Meeting...

House Democrats sue for records on Trump International Hotel lease

The lawsuit represents the latest legal challenge to President Trump’s controversial decision to retain ownership of his international real estate firm, which operates the Trump International Hotel ...

Tsukuba International Academy for Sport Studies (TIAS) Hosts Tri-university Showcase Conference ...

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New multipurpose device to help prevent HIV and pregnancy

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UnionPay International breidt QR-code betalingen uit om het gebruik van de Mobile QuickPass APP ...

UnionPay International werkte samen met AsiaMalls Management aan de lancering van UnionPay QR-code betalingen in zes grote winkelcentra. In de tussentijd zullen UnionPay International en Read more...

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PubMed Articles [602 Associated PubMed Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

Management of bloodstream infections by infection specialists: an international ESCMID cross-sectional survey.

Bloodstream infections (BSI) are frequent, but international guidelines are available only for MRSA and candidaemia.

Simplified Method for Local Correction of System International Normalized Ratio.

International normalized ratio (INR) derivation is dependent on the international sensitivity index (ISI) of thromboplastin. It varies with instrument and reagents used.

International Council of Nurses' 2017 Congress hits record numbers of participants.

International Consensus Statement on Allergy and Rhinology: Allergic Rhinitis.

Critical examination of the quality and validity of available allergic rhinitis (AR) literature is necessary to improve understanding and to appropriately translate this knowledge to clinical care of ...

International Olympic Committee Expert Group Statement on Dietary Supplements in Athletes.

Clinical Trials [896 Associated Clinical Trials listed on BioPortfolio]

Relative Bronchodilating Effects of Formoterol When Administered Via Symbicort Pressurized Metered-Dose Inhaler (pMDI) or Oxis Turbuhaler

The purpose of this study is to compare the therapeutic effects of formoterol in Symbicort with formoterol in Oxis Turbuhaler for the treatment of adults with stable asthma.

Evaluation of Efficacy on Exercise Tolerance of Symbicort (Budesonide/Formoterol) Compared to Placebo and Oxis in Patients With Severe COPD

The purpose of this study is to investigate the effect on exercise tolerance, lung function and symptoms after treatment with Symbicort, Oxis or placebo in patients with severe chronic obs...

SHARE - Symbicort and Health Economics in a Real Life Evaluation

The purpose of this study is to compare health-related costs and asthma control in ordinary clinical practice during 12 months for Symbicort® given as a low maintenance dose plus as neede...

International AGD Database; Determinants of AGD and Establishment of Normative Data

Aim: To collate data on Anogenital Distance (AGD) from several population studies to build an international database for Anogenital Distance (AGD) Primary objective: To build a database p...

International Study on NoSocomial Pneumonia in Intensive CaRE

The International study on NoSocomial Pneumonia in Intensive CaRE (PneumoINSPIRE) is a prospective, international, multicentre, observational, cohort study. The study aims to provide up-to...

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