Biopharmaceuticals
A biopharmaceutical, also known as a biologic medical product or more simply as a biologic or biological, is any medicinal product manufactured in or extracted from biological sources or semisynthesiz...
Tiny biotech says it may have an answer for Ebola
A tiny biotechnology company, Hemispherx Biopharma Inc., says it may have a foolproof solution for the Ebola virus.
Adjuvant
An adjuvant (from Latin, adiuvare: to aid) is a pharmacological and/or immunological agent that modifies the effect of other agents. Adjuvants may be added to vaccine to modify the immune response by ...
Virotherapy
Virotherapy is a treatment using biotechnology to convert viruses into therapeutic agents by reprogramming viruses to treat diseases. There are three main branches of virotherapy: anti-cancer oncolyti...
Tiny biotech says it may have an answer for Ebola
A tiny biotechnology company, Hemispherx Biopharma Inc., says it may have a foolproof solution for the Ebola virus.
Newcastle disease
Newcastle disease is a contagious bird disease affecting many domestic and wild avian species; it is transmissible to humans. It was first identified in Java, Indonesia, in 1926, and in 1927, in Newca...
Newcastle disease - Wikipedia
Immunotherapy
Immunotherapy is the "treatment of disease by inducing, enhancing, or suppressing an immune response". Immunotherapies designed to elicit or amplify an immune response are classified as activation imm...
Acemannan
Acemannan is a D-isomer mucopolysaccharide in aloe vera leaves. This compound has been known to have immunostimulant, antiviral, antineoplastic and gastrointestinal properties.
Acemannan's monomer...
Acemannan - Wikipedia
GenVec
GenVec, Inc. (NASDAQ: GNVC) is a pioneering biopharmaceutical company working to build a pipeline of therapeutics and vaccines based on its adenovector technology platform that can realize the promise...
Seneca Valley virus-001
Seneca Valley Virus or Senecavirusis a replication-competent oncolytic picornavirus. SVV-001 has selective tropism for cancers with neuroendocrine features including small cell lung cancer (SCLC) and ...
Seneca Valley virus-001 - Wikipedia
Debiopharm
Debiopharm Group (Debiopharm) is a global biopharmaceutical group of companies comprising Debiopharm S.A., Debio R.P. S.A. (Recherche Pharmaceutique), Debioclinic S.A. and the two financial arms Debio...
Lentivirus
Lentivirus (lente-, Latin for "slow") is a genus of viruses of the Retroviridae family, characterized by a long incubation period. Lentiviruses can deliver a significant amount of viral RNA into the D...
Biologic medical product
A biopharmaceutical, also known as a biologic medical product or more simply as a biologic or biological, is any medicinal product manufactured in or extracted from biological sources or semisynthesiz...
Biosimilar
A biosimilar (also known as follow-on biologic or subsequent entry biologic) is a biologic medical product which is copy of an original product that is manufactured by a different company. Biosimilars...
Biosimilar - Wikipedia
Reolysin
Reolysin® (pelareorep; Wild-Type Reovirus; Serotype 3 Dearing; Oncolytics Biotech), is a proprietary formulation of the human reovirus (reovirus) being developed for the treatment of various cancers a...
AryoGen
AryoGen Biopharma (in Persian: آریوژن زیست دارو ) is an Iranian biopharmaceutical company specializing in manufacturing Therapeutic Monoclonal antibodies and some other recombinant proteins.
A gro...
AryoGen - Wikipedia
AS03
AS03 (for "Adjuvant System 03") is the trade name for a squalene-based immunologic adjuvant used in various vaccine products by GlaxoSmithKline (GSK). It is used, for example, in GSK's A/H1N1 pandemic...
Viral vector
Viral vectors are a tool commonly used by molecular biologists to deliver genetic material into cells. This process can be performed inside a living organism (in vivo) or in cell culture (in vitro). V...
Viral vector - Wikipedia
Vaccine
A vaccine is a biological preparation that provides active acquired immunity to a particular disease. A vaccine typically contains an agent that resembles a disease-causing microorganism and is often ...
Vaccine - Wikipedia
Oxford BioMedica
Oxford BioMedica (LSE: OXB) is a biopharmaceutical company specialising in the development and commercialisation of innovative gene-based medicines. It was established in 1995 as a spin out from Oxfor...
JN-International Medical Corporation
JN-International Medical Corporation (JNIMC) is a U.S.-based biopharmaceutical corporation which since 1998 has been focused on developing vaccines and diagnostics for infectious disease for developin...
JN-International Medical Corporation - Wikipedia
Bioproduction
Bioproduction is the production of biologics-based therapeutic drugs including protein-based therapeutics, vaccines, gene therapies as well as cell therapies; drugs so complex they can only be made i...
Sunesis Pharmaceuticals
Sunesis Pharmaceuticals is a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company focused on the discovery, development, and commercialization of small molecular therapeutics for oncology and other unmet medical ...
Hemispherx Biopharma
Hemispherx Biopharma (NYSE MKT: HEB) is a biopharmaceutical company based in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Founded in 1990, the company has 32 employees.The company has created an immunomodula...
Oncolytic virus
An oncolytic virus is a virus that preferentially infects and kills cancer cells. As the infected cancer cells are destroyed by lysis, they release new infectious virus particles to help destroy the ...
Oncolytic virus - Wikipedia
MF59
MF59 is an immunologic adjuvant that uses squalene. It is Novartis' proprietary adjuvant that is added to influenza vaccines to help stimulate the human body's immune response through production of CD...
TroVax
TroVax is a cancer vaccine being developed by Oxford BioMedica. No cancer vaccines have been proven to cure cancer or extend life yet, but TroVax is recruiting patients for 3 human trials.TroVax uses ...