BC Innovations | Dec 18, 2014
Tools & Techniques

Neutralizing the negatives of RNAi

Despite years of attempts with liposomes, nanoparticles and conjugation strategies, delivery of siRNA to organs beyond the liver remains the biggest hurdle to use of the technology for a host of diseases. A UCSD group...
BC Week In Review | Sep 23, 2013
Company News

Actinium management update

Actinium Pharmaceuticals Inc. (OTCQB:ATMN), New York, N.Y.   Business: Cancer   Hired: Kaushik Dave as president, CEO and a director, formerly EVP of product development at Antares Pharma Inc. ; he succeeds Sergio Traversa, who...
BC Week In Review | Sep 23, 2013
Company News

Traversa drug delivery news

The San Diego Police Department (SDPD) said it arrested Hans Petersen, co-founder and former president and CEO of Traversa Therapeutics Inc., on Sept. 18 after he allegedly shot Traversa co-founder Steven Dowdy and shot at...
BC Extra | Sep 21, 2013
Company News

Traversa CEO held for attempted murder of co-founder

The San Diego Police Department (SDPD) said it arrested Hans Petersen, co-founder and former president and CEO of Traversa Therapeutics Inc. , on Wednesday after he allegedly shot Traversa co-founder Steven Dowdy and shot at Dowdy's...
BioCentury | Jan 7, 2013
Finance

venBio's winter Solstice

venBio's winter Solstice The fact that venBio has just led an $18 million series A round in RNAi delivery company Solstice Biologics LLC does not portend a series of early stage deals for the firm....
BC Week In Review | Apr 5, 2010
Company News

Traversa, sanofi-aventis deal

The companies will validate and develop Traversa's PTD-DRBD RNAi delivery technology to identify RNAi candidates. PTD-DRBD is a two component molecule containing a double-stranded RNA binding domain and a peptide transduction domain. Traversa is responsible...
BC Innovations | May 28, 2009
Distillery Techniques

Technology: Drug delivery

This week in techniques Approach Summary Licensing status Publication and contact information Drug delivery Fusion protein-mediated small interfering RNA delivery A fusion protein construct could be useful for delivering siRNA into cells. One portion of...
BioCentury | Oct 6, 2008
Emerging Company Profile

Traversa: siRNA package delivery

Emerging Company Profile Reliable delivery of siRNA into cells has been a challenge that Traversa Therapeutics Inc. hopes to solve with a platform that shields the siRNA molecule and facilitates its uptake by desired cells....
BioCentury | Oct 6, 2008
Emerging Company Profile

Corporate Profile

Traversa Therapeutics Inc. La Jolla, Calif. Technology: Peptide transduction domain linked to a double-stranded RNA binding domain for siRNA delivery Disease focus: Cancer, infectious, ophthalmic Clinical status: Preclinical Founded: 2006 by Steven Dowdy and Hans...
BC Week In Review | Apr 28, 2008
Company News

Traversa management update

Traversa Therapeutics Inc. , La Jolla, Calif.   Business: Drug delivery   Hired: Barry Toyonaga as SVP of business development, formerly CEO of Ontogen Corp.  ...
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BC Innovations | Dec 18, 2014
Tools & Techniques

Neutralizing the negatives of RNAi

Despite years of attempts with liposomes, nanoparticles and conjugation strategies, delivery of siRNA to organs beyond the liver remains the biggest hurdle to use of the technology for a host of diseases. A UCSD group...
BC Week In Review | Sep 23, 2013
Company News

Actinium management update

Actinium Pharmaceuticals Inc. (OTCQB:ATMN), New York, N.Y.   Business: Cancer   Hired: Kaushik Dave as president, CEO and a director, formerly EVP of product development at Antares Pharma Inc. ; he succeeds Sergio Traversa, who...
BC Week In Review | Sep 23, 2013
Company News

Traversa drug delivery news

The San Diego Police Department (SDPD) said it arrested Hans Petersen, co-founder and former president and CEO of Traversa Therapeutics Inc., on Sept. 18 after he allegedly shot Traversa co-founder Steven Dowdy and shot at...
BC Extra | Sep 21, 2013
Company News

Traversa CEO held for attempted murder of co-founder

The San Diego Police Department (SDPD) said it arrested Hans Petersen, co-founder and former president and CEO of Traversa Therapeutics Inc. , on Wednesday after he allegedly shot Traversa co-founder Steven Dowdy and shot at Dowdy's...
BioCentury | Jan 7, 2013
Finance

venBio's winter Solstice

venBio's winter Solstice The fact that venBio has just led an $18 million series A round in RNAi delivery company Solstice Biologics LLC does not portend a series of early stage deals for the firm....
BC Week In Review | Apr 5, 2010
Company News

Traversa, sanofi-aventis deal

The companies will validate and develop Traversa's PTD-DRBD RNAi delivery technology to identify RNAi candidates. PTD-DRBD is a two component molecule containing a double-stranded RNA binding domain and a peptide transduction domain. Traversa is responsible...
BC Innovations | May 28, 2009
Distillery Techniques

Technology: Drug delivery

This week in techniques Approach Summary Licensing status Publication and contact information Drug delivery Fusion protein-mediated small interfering RNA delivery A fusion protein construct could be useful for delivering siRNA into cells. One portion of...
BioCentury | Oct 6, 2008
Emerging Company Profile

Traversa: siRNA package delivery

Emerging Company Profile Reliable delivery of siRNA into cells has been a challenge that Traversa Therapeutics Inc. hopes to solve with a platform that shields the siRNA molecule and facilitates its uptake by desired cells....
BioCentury | Oct 6, 2008
Emerging Company Profile

Corporate Profile

Traversa Therapeutics Inc. La Jolla, Calif. Technology: Peptide transduction domain linked to a double-stranded RNA binding domain for siRNA delivery Disease focus: Cancer, infectious, ophthalmic Clinical status: Preclinical Founded: 2006 by Steven Dowdy and Hans...
BC Week In Review | Apr 28, 2008
Company News

Traversa management update

Traversa Therapeutics Inc. , La Jolla, Calif.   Business: Drug delivery   Hired: Barry Toyonaga as SVP of business development, formerly CEO of Ontogen Corp.  ...
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