07:00 , Jul 2, 2001 |  BC Week In Review  |  Clinical News

SuperGen preclinical data

Researchers from the Hackensack University Medical Center (Hackensack, N.J.) published in Diabetes Technology and Therapeutics that in a rat model of Type II diabetes, treatment with DHEA phosphocholine reduced circulating glucose and triglyceride levels. SUPG...
07:00 , Jun 29, 1998 |  BC Week In Review  |  Clinical News

Amur Pharmaceuticals preclinical data

Amur reported preclinical results using AM454 in a rat model that develops diabetes without drug intervention. Plasma glucose levels and triglyceride levels in treated rats remained low in comparison to controls, whose levels steadily increased....
07:00 , Sep 2, 1997 |  BC Week In Review  |  Company News

Amur Pharmaceuticals other research news

At the American Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology meeting in San Francisco, Amur scientists presented the identification of three novel steroids that the company believes are biosynthetic precursors to amurol. Amurol is thought to...
07:00 , Jun 30, 1997 |  BC Week In Review  |  Company News

Amur Pharmaceuticals other research news

Amur researchers have postulated a link between reduced levels of growth hormone and the development of Type II diabetes. As presented at the joint meeting of the European Society for Pediatric Endocrinology and the Lawson...
07:00 , Jun 16, 1997 |  BC Week In Review  |  Clinical News

Amur Pharmaceuticals preclinical data

Amur presented the discovery of Amurol at the Endocrine Society Meeting in Minneapolis. The compound was isolated from breast cyst fluid, and was found to correlate with high potassium levels and be absent from cysts...
07:00 , Jun 16, 1997 |  BC Week In Review  |  Clinical News

Amur Pharmaceuticals preclinical data

At the Endocrine Society Meeting in Minneapolis, Amur described the isolation of dehidroepiandrosterone conjugated with phosphocholine (DHEA-PC) and its ability to modulate immune function. Normal mice were immunologically challenged with 2 percent dinitrochlorobenzene applied to...