07:00 , Mar 17, 2016 |  BC Innovations  |  Distillery Therapeutics

Therapeutics: Ghrelin; acyl-ghrelin; AMP-activated protein kinase (AMPK)

Neurology INDICATION: Parkinson's disease (PD) Mouse and cell culture studies suggest activating the ghrelin- AMPK pathway could help treat PD. In a mouse model of PD, caloric restriction, which elevates plasma level of ghrelin ,...
08:00 , Nov 6, 2008 |  BC Innovations  |  Distillery Therapeutics

Indication: Endocrine disease

This week in therapeutics Indication Target/marker/pathway Summary Licensing status Publication and contact information Endocrine disease Obesity Ghrelin Mouse studies suggest that modifying ghrelin using a catalytic antibody could help treat obesity. In fasting mice, an...