07:00 , Sep 15, 2011 |  BC Innovations  |  Cover Story

New targets for HIV

The mechanisms by which HIV binds to and fuses with host cells are well documented, but the pathway mediating the intermediate steps between binding and fusion is murky. Now, researchers in France and Italy have...
07:00 , Sep 8, 2011 |  BC Innovations  |  Distillery Therapeutics

Indication: Infectious disease

Indication Target/marker/pathway Summary Licensing status Publication and contact information Infectious disease HIV/AIDS Pannexin 1 (PANX1); purinergic receptor P2Y G protein-coupled 2 (P2RY2; P2Y2); protein tyrosine kinase 2b (PTK2B; PYK2) Cell culture studies suggest inhibiting purinergic...
07:00 , Sep 5, 1995 |  BC Week In Review  |  Company News

Sugen other research news

SUGN (Redwood City, Calif.) published the discovery of a new protein, showing it links two metabolic signaling pathways in the nervous system. As detailed in Nature, the PYK2 tyrosine kinase was found with proprietary molecular...