Navigation Links
Accelerated search for active agents to treat Alzheimer's and Parkinson's
Date:2/24/2012

The methods hitherto used by the group shall now be incorporated into a technology platform to test larger libraries of potential active agents. This will include a high-throughput robotic system developed by the researchers for investigating interactions among proteins but also between proteins and other substances. In 2008 they received the Erwin Schrdinger Prize for research in this area.

The new Helmholtz Validation Fund, according to the Helmholtz Association announcement, will also fund a project of the Helmholtz Center Dresden-Rossendorf and the Research Center Jlich. The aim of this project is to improve imaging techniques for drug development to treat Alzheimer's.

Until 2015 the Initiative and Networking Fund of the Helmholtz Association has allocated a total of EUR 26 million to the Helmholtz Validation Fund to fund projects at Helmholtz centers. Including the matching funds from the centers, more than EUR 50 million will be available for technology transfer projects.


'/>"/>

Contact: Barbara Bachtler
bachtler@mdc-berlin.de
49-309-406-3896
Helmholtz Association of German Research Centres
Source:Eurekalert

Page: 1 2

Related biology news :

1. Concordia research accelerated
2. Accelerated lab evolution of biomolecules could yield new generation of medicines
3. Study finds link between chronic depression and accelerated immune cell aging
4. New year, new vitamin C discovery: It cures mice with accelerated aging disease
5. Geological cycle causes biodiversity booms and busts every 60 million years, research suggests
6. UC Santa Barbara researchers new study may lead to MRIs on a nanoscale
7. Research examines environmental triggers altering gene function in CFS patients
8. Researchers discover how vitamin D inhibits inflammation
9. Study finds college students willing to donate genetic material to biobanks for research
10. Purdue researchers reveal role of protein mutation in Parkinsons disease
11. Engineering, geoscience faculty help lead $3 million NSF Delta research collaboration
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:4/14/2014)... of subarctic forest moths in Finnish Lapland suggests that ... on animals and plants because much of the harm ... of 80 moth species and found that 90 percent ... study period, from 1978 to 2009. During that time, ... degrees Fahrenheit, and winter precipitation increased as well. , ...
(Date:4/14/2014)... climate over the past three decades have caused small ... national animal. UCLA biologists have found that not only ... has also become shorter and higher pitched. ... integrative biology and physiology and of ecology and evolutionary ... study examined 170 male coqui frogs ( Eleutherodactylus coqui ...
(Date:4/14/2014)... ( http://www.ucr.edu ) David Kisailus, the Winston ... University of California, Riverside,s Bourns College of Engineering, ... Fellows are young scientists selected by the advisory ... National Academy of Sciences and organizers of the ... series. The Kavli Foundation, which is based in ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):Moth study suggests hidden climate change impacts 2Moth study suggests hidden climate change impacts 3Climate change a likely culprit in coqui frog's altered calls, say UCLA biologists 2Professor receives young scientist honor 2
... permanently damaged their skin cells, causing them to overproduce ... uneven skin tone over time. But new research indicates ... arthritis ?can actually help stop the formation of new ... findings on glucosamine may impact the way dermatologists treat ...
... warm, sun-drenched, tropical seas; some species are found at ... waters throughout the world's oceans. Some cold-water coral reefs ... a diversity rivaling some better known tropical coral reefs. ... method in which vessels drag large, heavily weighted nets ...
... the rewarding effect of cocaine on mice by genetically ... animal's brain. , While the researchers aren't suggesting that ... brings to light the key protein that controls cocaine's ... medications that achieve the same results and therefore help ...
Cached Biology News:Science finds new fix for UV-damaged skin in arthritis treatment 2Science finds new fix for UV-damaged skin in arthritis treatment 3Ocean acidification threatens cold-water coral ecosystems 2Genetically altered mice no longer like cocaine 2Genetically altered mice no longer like cocaine 3
(Date:1/15/2014)... -- TaiGen Biotechnology Company, Limited ("TaiGen") today announced ... R-Pharm, a leading Russian pharmaceutical company, to develop ... Russian Federation , ... Commonwealth Independent States (CIS). Nemonoxacin is a novel antibiotic ... caused by drug-resistant bacteria. Under the terms of ...
(Date:1/14/2014)... January 14, 2014 Carahsoft and ... for Thursday, January 23, 2014 at 2pm EST ... into Actionable Knowledge.” The topic focuses on how ... knowledge to drive mission critical decisions for government ... hour. , Synopsis: Big Data has become an ...
(Date:1/14/2014)... 2014  3D Communications, a leading provider of strategic communications ... business, and media events in the United States ... its former associate Virginia Cox , JD, is returning ... Virginia Cox re-joins 3D after more ... Office of External Affairs at the U.S. Food and Drug ...
(Date:1/14/2014)... New York, NY (PRWEB) January 14, 2014 ... has initiated coverage of Alliqua, Inc. (OTCQB: ALQA). ... manufacturing, and marketing proprietary products to serve the ... http://equitiesiq.com/reports/alliqua/ , In late 2012, Alliqua was ... which launched the company’s new strategy to become ...
Breaking Biology Technology:TaiGen Biotechnology Signed Exclusive License Agreement with R-Pharm for Nemonoxacin (Taigexyn(R)) 2TaiGen Biotechnology Signed Exclusive License Agreement with R-Pharm for Nemonoxacin (Taigexyn(R)) 3TaiGen Biotechnology Signed Exclusive License Agreement with R-Pharm for Nemonoxacin (Taigexyn(R)) 4Webcast - Natural Language Processing: Converting Raw Data into Actionable Knowledge – Hosted by Carahsoft and CDS Federal Services 2Former FDA Associate Commissioner Returns To 3D Communications 2EquitiesIQ Initiates Coverage of Alliqua, Inc. 2EquitiesIQ Initiates Coverage of Alliqua, Inc. 3
... Scientific,Corporation (NYSE: BSX ) is scheduled to participate ... being held September 10 and 11,in New York City. ... make a,25-minute presentation followed by a 25-minute question and ... a.m. ET. A live webcast of Mr. LaViolette,s ...
... Artery ... Disease - ... -, FREMONT, Calif., Aug. 28 Vermillion, Inc.,(Nasdaq: VRML ), formerly ... called beta-2,microglobulin may aid in the diagnosis of peripheral artery disease (PAD).,The findings, ...
... (Pink Sheets: BIEL), announced today that Astonix Life,Science, ... provide ActiPatch,Therapy to the healthcare market in Singapore. ... ActiPatch to the market has been warmly,received. ... the Healthcare providers,in Singapore has been strong enough ...
Cached Biology Technology:Vermillion and Collaborators Discover Protein Biomarker Associated with Peripheral Artery Disease 2Vermillion and Collaborators Discover Protein Biomarker Associated with Peripheral Artery Disease 3BioElectronics Corporation Announces Singapore and Malaysia Sales 2
... GeneBLAzer cell-based assays utilize the ... of the negatively charged fluorescent beta-lactamase ... esters readily enter the cell, where ... converts them into their negatively charged ...
... GeneBLAzer cell-based assays utilize the membrane-permeant ... the negatively charged fluorescent beta-lactamase substrates, ... readily enter the cell, where cleavage ... them into their negatively charged forms, ...
1M stock solution (238mg/ml)...
Request Info...
Biology Products: