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African Business Magazine Examines How Product Development Partnerships Help Drive R&D, Markets For New ... - Kaiser Family Foundation

Google News - Microbicides - Thu, 02/23/2017 - 10:15

African Business Magazine Examines How Product Development Partnerships Help Drive R&D, Markets For New ...
Kaiser Family Foundation
The product development partnership (PDP) model, which emerged in the late 90s, was a response to this market failure. … There are now 16 major PDPs operating globally, each with a specialized focus on vaccines, microbicides, preventative treatments, ...

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Partnerships to fight disease - African Business Magazine (press release) (subscription) (blog)

Google News - Microbicides - Thu, 02/23/2017 - 02:09

African Business Magazine (press release) (subscription) (blog)

Partnerships to fight disease
African Business Magazine (press release) (subscription) (blog)
There are now 16 major PDPs operating globally, each with a specialised focus on vaccines, microbicides, preventative treatments, therapeutic products or diagnostics. Most funding for the work of PDPs has focused on the “big three” diseases in sub ...

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Malawi: Vaginal Ring Dapivirine Gets Positive Feedback in Malawi - New HIV Prevention Measure - AllAfrica.com

Google News - Microbicides - Tue, 02/14/2017 - 05:18

Malawi: Vaginal Ring Dapivirine Gets Positive Feedback in Malawi - New HIV Prevention Measure
AllAfrica.com
The ring is a property of International Partnership for Microbicides with UNC and John Hopkins as principal researchers on its pros and cons. Journaids are helping out with advocacy for the ring in Malawi. According to the United Nation AIDS (UNAIDS) ...

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Vaginal ring dapivirine gets positive feedback in Malawi: New HIV prevention measure - Nyasa Times

Google News - Microbicides - Sun, 02/12/2017 - 23:42

Nyasa Times

Vaginal ring dapivirine gets positive feedback in Malawi: New HIV prevention measure
Nyasa Times
The ring is a property of International Partnership for Microbicides with UNC and John Hopkins as principal researchers on its pros and cons. Journaids are helping out with advocacy for the ring in Malawi. According to the United Nation AIDS (UNAIDS) ...

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Vaginal ring dapivirine gets positive feedback in Malawi: New HIV prevention measure - Nyasa Times

Google News - Microbicides - Sun, 02/12/2017 - 23:42

Vaginal ring dapivirine gets positive feedback in Malawi: New HIV prevention measure
Nyasa Times
“There is great feedback that we are getting from the community,” said Mithi. The ring is a property of International Partnership for Microbicides with UNC and John Hopkins as principal researchers on its pros and cons. Journaids are helping out with ...

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LSR O-rings adding to HIV protection - Plastics News (blog)

Google News - Microbicides - Fri, 02/10/2017 - 08:58

Plastics News (blog)

LSR O-rings adding to HIV protection
Plastics News (blog)
Results of clinical trials published in February 2016 by the non-profit organization IPM International Partnership for Microbicides in Silver Spring, Md., and MTN Microbiocide Trials Network found an LSR matrix ring containing 25 milligrams of the ...

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Comment doivent s'habiller les tuberculeux - Le Généraliste (Abonnement)

Google News - Microbicides - Thu, 02/09/2017 - 10:08

Le Généraliste (Abonnement)

Comment doivent s'habiller les tuberculeux
Le Généraliste (Abonnement)
... contestable chez les phtisiques, on doit conseiller aux tuberculeux le port d'un costume qui permette à la lumière de pénétrer avec le moins de perte jusque dans la profondeur des organes pour y exercer ses doubles propriétés microbicides et toniques.

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LESTER A. WIENERT - Buffalo Reflex (subscription)

Google News - Microbicides - Wed, 02/08/2017 - 01:48

Buffalo Reflex (subscription)

LESTER A. WIENERT
Buffalo Reflex (subscription)
From 1955 to 1976, he worked for Buckman Laboratories as the chief chemist, working and developing paint, plastics searching and researching superior paint microbicide — a preservative for longer lasting latex paint. He operated Bulab Lab test farm ...

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Researcher fears Trump presidency will hurt HIV research, LGBTQ community - Daily Bruin

Google News - Microbicides - Fri, 01/20/2017 - 15:07

Daily Bruin

Researcher fears Trump presidency will hurt HIV research, LGBTQ community
Daily Bruin
He has worked as an activist, a hotline counselor and is currently an administrator for a program that develops microbicides, which are topically applied medicines that would prevent HIV from being transferred. He has seen the damage the virus can do ...

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Researcher fears Trump presidency will hurt HIV research, LGBTQ community - Daily Bruin

Google News - Microbicides - Fri, 01/20/2017 - 15:07

Daily Bruin

Researcher fears Trump presidency will hurt HIV research, LGBTQ community
Daily Bruin
He has worked as an activist, a hotline counselor and is currently an administrator for a program that develops microbicides, which are topically applied medicines that would prevent HIV from being transferred. He has seen the damage the virus can do ...

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Awaiting a Long-Acting PrEP Dosage Form - Pharmacy Times

Google News - Microbicides - Wed, 12/21/2016 - 19:58

Pharmacy Times

Awaiting a Long-Acting PrEP Dosage Form
Pharmacy Times
Topical microbicides delivered in vaginal rings are less toxic than oral dosage forms. These products achieve sufficient antiretroviral concentrations at the cervix to prevent HIV transmission through the vagina without a high serum burden. Vaginal ...

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ContraVir Appoints Business Development Executive Tamar Howson to its Board of Directors - Satellite PR News (press release)

Google News - Microbicides - Thu, 12/15/2016 - 07:04

ContraVir Appoints Business Development Executive Tamar Howson to its Board of Directors
Satellite PR News (press release)
In addition to ContraVir, Ms. Howson currently serves on the Board of Directors for the International Partnership for Microbicides, Idenix Pharmaceuticals, Aradigm, and OXiGENE. Ms. Howson earned a B.Sc. in Chemical Engineering from Technion in Haifa, ...

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ContraVir Appoints Business Development Executive Tamar Howson to its Board of Directors - Yahoo Finance

Google News - Microbicides - Thu, 12/15/2016 - 06:11

ContraVir Appoints Business Development Executive Tamar Howson to its Board of Directors
Yahoo Finance
In addition to ContraVir, Ms. Howson currently serves on the Board of Directors for the International Partnership for Microbicides, Idenix Pharmaceuticals, Aradigm, and OXiGENE. Ms. Howson earned a B.Sc. in Chemical Engineering from Technion in Haifa, ...

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ContraVir Appoints Business Development Executive Tamar Howson to its Board of Directors - PR Newswire (press release)

Google News - Microbicides - Thu, 12/15/2016 - 06:02

ContraVir Appoints Business Development Executive Tamar Howson to its Board of Directors
PR Newswire (press release)
In addition to ContraVir, Ms. Howson currently serves on the Board of Directors for the International Partnership for Microbicides, Idenix Pharmaceuticals, Aradigm, and OXiGENE. Ms. Howson earned a B.Sc. in Chemical Engineering from Technion in Haifa, ...

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SRI Lands $150M NIH Contract to Help Develop Candidate HIV Prevention Products - GovConWire

Google News - Microbicides - Wed, 12/07/2016 - 05:26

GovConWire

SRI Lands $150M NIH Contract to Help Develop Candidate HIV Prevention Products
GovConWire
SRI said Tuesday its biosciences division will manufacture and characterize drug products to support the development of microbicide and non-vaccine pre-exposure agents through preclinical and clinical studies for the NIH's National Institute of Allergy ...

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SRI Awarded $150 Million NIAID-DAIDS Contract to Provide Development and Manufacturing Support for Promising ... - Satellite PR News (press release)

Google News - Microbicides - Tue, 12/06/2016 - 17:13

SRI Awarded $150 Million NIAID-DAIDS Contract to Provide Development and Manufacturing Support for Promising ...
Satellite PR News (press release)
Under the contract issued by DAIDS, SRI Biosciences, a division of SRI International, will manufacture and characterize high-quality drug products to support the progression of promising microbicide and PreP agents through both preclinical and clinical ...

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SRI Awarded $150 Million NIAID-DAIDS Contract to Provide Development and Manufacturing Support for Promising ... - Satellite PR News (press release)

Google News - Microbicides - Tue, 12/06/2016 - 15:16

SRI Awarded $150 Million NIAID-DAIDS Contract to Provide Development and Manufacturing Support for Promising ...
Satellite PR News (press release)
Under the contract issued by DAIDS, SRI Biosciences, a division of SRI International, will manufacture and characterize high-quality drug products to support the progression of promising microbicide and PreP agents through both preclinical and clinical ...

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SRI Awarded $150 Million NIAID-DAIDS Contract to Provide Development and Manufacturing Support for Promising ... - PharmiWeb.com (press release)

Google News - Microbicides - Tue, 12/06/2016 - 15:13

SRI Awarded $150 Million NIAID-DAIDS Contract to Provide Development and Manufacturing Support for Promising ...
PharmiWeb.com (press release)
"Since the early 2000s, researchers at SRI International have been involved in drug development activities to help move many microbicides, PrEP agents, and multipurpose prevention technologies through IND-enabling studies," said Gita Shankar, Ph.D., ...

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SRI Awarded $150 Million NIAID-DAIDS Contract to Provide Development and Manufacturing Support for - PR Newswire (press release)

Google News - Microbicides - Tue, 12/06/2016 - 14:56

SRI Awarded $150 Million NIAID-DAIDS Contract to Provide Development and Manufacturing Support for
PR Newswire (press release)
"Since the early 2000s, researchers at SRI International have been involved in drug development activities to help move many microbicides, PrEP agents, and multipurpose prevention technologies through IND-enabling studies," said Gita Shankar, Ph.D., ...

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Uganda: HIV/Aids Treatment - AllAfrica.com

Google News - Microbicides - Tue, 12/06/2016 - 04:22

Uganda: HIV/Aids Treatment
AllAfrica.com
Dr. Flavia Matovu Kiweewa, an Epidemiologist and Microbicides Researcher at Makerere University John Horpkins University (MUJHU), says women are hit hard because they are usually not in control of relations financially, culturally, and even practically.

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