23:57 , Jul 26, 2018 |  BC Innovations  |  Targets & Mechanisms

PureTech plumbs the brain

PureTech Health plc is backing a new way of thinking about Alzheimer’s disease that positions it primarily as a problem of poor drainage, building on the recent discovery of lymphatic vessels in the brain by...
07:00 , Mar 20, 2014 |  BC Innovations  |  Cover Story

A liver divided

Three separate teams have directly converted human fibroblasts to proliferative liver cells and thus eliminated a key drawback of using induced pluripotent stem cells to treat damaged livers-the inability of the resulting differentiated cells to...
07:00 , May 22, 2008 |  BC Innovations  |  Distillery Therapeutics

This Week in Therapeutics

This week in therapeutics Indication Target/ marker/pathway Summary Licensing status Publication and contact information Cancer Cancer Transcription factor PROX1 A study in mice suggests that inhibiting the transcription factor PROX1 may be useful for treating...