Navigation Links
AlphaVax Announces New CMV Advisory Board
Date:1/30/2008

RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, N.C., Jan. 30 /PRNewswire/ -- AlphaVax has assembled its Cytomegalovirus (CMV) Advisory Board to provide expertise and advice as the company moves its CMV vaccine candidates through clinical development. To be chaired by Dr. Robert Olmsted, AlphaVax's Vice President for Research, the Board members include:

-- Mark Schleiss, MD, Professor, Associate Head for Research and the

American Legion Chair in the Department of Pediatrics and Director,

Division of Infectious Diseases, at the University of Minnesota.

-- David Bernstein, MD, Albert Sabin Professor of Pediatrics, Director,

Infectious Diseases and Director of the Gamble Program at the

Cincinnati Children's Hospital and Medical Center.

-- Robert Pass, MD, Professor, Pediatrics and Microbiology at the

University of Alabama - Birmingham.

-- Paul D. Griffiths, MD, DSc, Professor and Head of the Centre for

Virology, Division of Infection at Royal Free and University College

Medical School in London.

AlphaVax is pleased to have these distinguished researchers and clinicians in the field of cytomegalovirus provide their perspectives on advancing an alphavirus vectored CMV vaccine. "We look forward to working with our CMV Advisory Board to help design and implement post-Phase I clinical programs for assessing the potential of our CMV vaccine candidates in transplant indications, prevention of mother-to-child transmission, and prophylactic adolescent immunization," said Dr. Olmsted.

About AlphaVax

AlphaVax, Inc. is a North Carolina-based, clinical-stage company that uses a novel alphavirus vector platform technology that has proven to be highly flexible and immunogenic, and allows the same manufacturing, formulation, and delivery strategies to be applied to many different products. In addition to programs in influenza and cytomegalovirus, important disease targets include cancer, HIV and a number of biodefense vaccine products. The AlphaVax headquarters and R&D facilities are located in Research Triangle Park, and its GMP manufacturing facility is located in Lenoir, NC. The company employs staff with expertise spanning vaccine design, process development, GMP manufacturing, quality assurance, and regulatory and clinical affairs.


'/>"/>
SOURCE AlphaVax, Inc.
Copyright©2008 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Related biology technology :

1. mNEMOSCIENCE GmbH Announces Global Licensing Agreement With Aporo Biomedical
2. ADVENTRX Announces Consolidation of Clinical and Management Positions
3. Topspin Medical Announces First Commercial Installation of the Cathamaran(TM) Intravascular MRI System
4. Sangamo BioSciences Announces Fourth Quarter and Year-End 2007 Conference Call and Webcast
5. BD Announces Results of Shareholder Votes at Annual Meeting
6. BioMed Realty Trust Announces Tax Treatment of 2007 Distributions
7. QED International Associates Announces Changes to the HealthShares(TM) Composite and HealthShares(TM) Respiratory/Pulmonary Indexes
8. Sunnylife Global Announces Completion of Surgical Wing of Xiang Tan World Friendship Hospital
9. Escalon(R) Announces FDA 510(K) Clearance for VascuView(TM) Visual Ultrasound System For Assisted Vascular Access
10. Cryo-Cell Announces Research Collaboration Agreement with Saneron CCEL Therapeutics, Inc.
11. Access Pharmaceuticals Announces $2.7 Million New Equity
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:2/22/2017)... TRIANGLE PARK, N.C., Feb. 22, 2017  United Therapeutics ... its financial results for the fourth quarter and ... 2016 financial results reflect continued growth as net ... million," said Martine Rothblatt, Ph.D., United Therapeutics, Chairman ... our ability to develop and advance our growing ...
(Date:2/21/2017)... ... February 21, 2017 , ... Vortex Biosciences ... fully automated benchtop system for collecting intact circulating tumor cells (CTCs) that are ... Molecular Medicine Tri Conference (Tri-Con) Annual Meeting 2017 (February 19–24 San Francisco). , ...
(Date:2/21/2017)... ... February 21, 2017 , ... With ... operational capacity with its strategic internal leadership to provide clients with best ... operational management. With office locations in North Carolina, Massachusetts, Ohio, Illinois, ...
(Date:2/21/2017)... , Feb. 21, 2017  Lexus, a returning partner of the ... the official and exclusive automobile partner of the men,s and women,s ... The 2017 Amgen Tour of California ... feature some of the best professional cycling teams in the world ... 14-20. The four-day Amgen Breakaway from Heart Disease TM ...
Breaking Biology Technology:
(Date:2/2/2017)... , Feb. 1, 2017  Central to ... and meaningful advances worldwide, The Japan Prize Foundation ... Prize, who have pushed the envelope in their ... and Communication. Three scientists are being recognized with ... achievements that not only contribute to the advancement ...
(Date:1/26/2017)... , Jan. 26, 2017  Crossmatch, a leading provider ... new solution aimed at combatting fraud, waste and abuse ... introduced at the Action on Disaster Relief conference in ... point for UN agencies and foreign assistance organizations throughout ... waste and abuse are a largely unacknowledged problem in ...
(Date:1/24/2017)...  It sounds simple and harmless—an electronic sensor ... signs and alerts parents on their smart phones ... drops. But pediatric experts argue that such devices ... evidence of medical benefits, especially to healthy babies. ... parents of healthy babies, promising peace of mind ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):