07:00 , Jun 16, 2016 |  BC Innovations  |  Emerging Company Profile

No cells left behind

Although transplantation of human islets from donated pancreatic tissue is well known to restore insulin production in Type I diabetes patients, there is a severe shortage of donor tissue. Islexa Ltd. has developed a way...
07:00 , Aug 20, 2009 |  BC Innovations  |  Distillery Therapeutics

Indication: Endocrine disease

Indication Target/marker/pathway Summary Licensing status Publication and contact information Endocrine disease Diabetes Paired box 4 (PAX4) Studies in mice suggest that enhancing levels of PAX4 could help treat diabetes. In murine pancreatic islets, Pax4 induced...
08:00 , Dec 7, 1998 |  BioCentury  |  Emerging Company Profile

DeveloGen: Pax et metabolism

DeveloGen: Pax et metabolism The study of developmental biology, how complex organisms are put together, should provide useful information for putting things back together when organismal functions fail. DeveloGen AG is putting that expectation to...