08:00 , Feb 7, 2011 |  BioCentury  |  Emerging Company Profile

Horizon: Cell Lines of Site

Horizon Discovery Ltd. believes the high specificity of its Genesis cell engineering technology can provide precise, custom cancer cell lines that accurately replicate human disease faster and cheaper than other technologies. Traditional techniques for producing...
07:00 , May 6, 2010 |  BC Innovations  |  Distillery Therapeutics

Indication: Neurology

Indication Target/marker/pathway Summary Licensing status Publication and contact information Neurology Huntington's disease (HD) Huntingtin (HTT); X-ray repair complementing defective repair in Chinese hamster cells 6 (XRCC6; KU70) A study in mice suggests that increasing KU70...
07:00 , Aug 27, 2007 |  BioCentury  |  Tools & Techniques

Two sides to SIRT1

In the last few years, companies have started pursuing agonism of SIRT1 as a way of boosting the body's metabolism to treat Type II diabetes, while other researchers say they have evidence that activating the...