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The present industry update covers the period 1-30 September 2018, with information sourced from company press releases, regulatory and patent agencies as well as scientific literature. Various technologies using reformulations of know drugs with nanoparticles, hydrogels, aerosols, etc. emerged in new financing rounds (BioTime; CA, USA, SiSaf; Guildford, UK, Cassion Biotech; TX, USA), intellectual property protection (TFF Pharmaceuticals; TX, USA), repackaging (Leiters; CA, USA) and reformulation (Virpax Pharmaceuticals; PA, USA) demonstrating it does not have to be new active ingredients utilizing novel drug delivery formats. Innovative approaches such as magnetic particle loaded microorganisms (Polytechnique Montreal; Quebec, Canada) or new material combinations (University of Georgia; GA, USA) in the explorative field show that the permutation of materials, form factors and combinations with traditional and novel drug formats is sheer endless; and attracting attention of public granting agencies (SFC Fluidics; AR, USA and SBIR; DC, USA) as well as investors.
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Name: Therapeutic delivery
For many years, the controlled delivery of therapeutic compounds has been a matter of great interest in the field of nanomedicine. Among the wide amount of drug nanocarriers, magnetic iron oxide nanop...
Over the last decade, cyclodextrins (CDs) have gained considerable attention as a potential therapeutic intervention in the treatment of the rare genetic condition Niemann-Pick type C disease (NPC). H...
This article provides an update of the latest data and developments within the CATH protein structure classification database (http://www.cathdb.info). The resource provides two levels of release: CAT...
Once damaged, articular cartilage has a limited potential to repair. Clinically, a repair tissue is formed yet it is often mechanically inferior fibrocartilage. The use of monolayer expanded versus na...
This study aims to investigate the current organization and management of postoperative pain in Denmark, especially for invasive pain treatment modalities (epidural infusions, PCA and regi...
The purpose of this research study is to find our if human amnion membrane powder can be safely used as a covering for wounds and can improve the condition of skin graft donor sites. The a...
The purpose of this study is to update the EORTC QLQ Breast (BR)-23 Module. Since the development of BR-23 published 1996 the standard therapy of breast cancer has changed. New therapies b...
The purpose of this study is to seek academic/non-industry research funding support to independently investigate the incidence and density of lens glistenings in cataract patients who are ...
Flour milling is from the oldest trade industry. Several problems arise during functioning and maintenance operations. Production process involves the breakdown of grains to separate their...
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Delivery of therapeutic rehabilitation at a distance or offsite using telecommunication technologies.
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Biotechnology - Biotech
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BioPortfolio is a leading news, information and knowledge resource covering the global life science industries impacted on by biotechnology. The site aims to provide the lay person, the researcher and the management executive with a single location to so...