Our overall goal is to develop effective drug-based strategies to prevent viral infections such as the sexual transmission of HIV in women. In Feb 2013 the program was extended to include boys. Admedus is an R&D leader in tissue engineering for regenerative medicine and immunotherapy for therapeutic vaccines. The 450 members of Friends of Science in Medicine are fighting to remove what they are calling pseudosciences from university classes.In 1997 Kevin Sorbo, known for his starring role in the television series Hercules, felt a searing pain in his left shoulder during a workout. Younger and rural women had higher odds of being diagnosed with chlamydia. Between October 2006 and August 2007 there were 5572 responses, 4358 (92%) were Australian. HSV-1 IgG and IgM and HSV-2 IgM antibodies were detected using western blot.
There is no effective HSV vaccine currently available, with the most efficacious vaccine candidates in clinical trials to date failing to induce protective CD8 T cell immunity and yet CD4 and CD8 T cells play a major role in controlling HSV infection in humans. Dr Furneaux said:”Starpharma have the founding intellectual property in the field of dendrimers as pharmaceuticals and we have enjoyed a strong collaborative research and development relationship with them for some time. Dr John Raff, Starpharma’s CEO said: “We believe that this new category of pharmaceuticals based on glycodendrimers will potentially lead to a large number of new products for the pharmaceuticals industry. About GlycoSyn: GlycoSyn is a business unit of Industrial Research Ltd – established to develop and manufacture the novel active pharmaceutical ingredients required for use in clinical trials under cGMP conditions. They probably decided with less than later chapters in cedar boxes and tubers to understanding of an Inuit when a discredited sugar. Its lead product in development is VivaGelT, a vaginal microbicide gel that has been developed for women as a preventative against the sexual transmission of HIV. It has also shown activity in animal studies for the prevention of other sexually transmitted diseases including genital herpes.
Post intervention, all participants will complete an 8-10 minute questionnaire via iPad, assessing pain, fear and anxiety. Microbicides may be formulated as gels, creams, sponges, suppositories or films with the purpose of reducing significantly the incidence of STDs. There are currently no vaginal microbicides on the market. They are intended for vaginal or rectal use to afford protection for varying periods, from several hours up to days. Microbicides may also be designed to have a contraceptive function by inhibiting sperm. Dendrimers: Dendrimers are a type of nanoparticle. They are man-made chemicals that form tiny balls made up of a dense network of branches.
Dendrimers have applications in the medical, electronics, chemicals and materials industries. American Depositary Receipts (ADRs): Starpharma’s ADRs trade under the code SPHRY (CUSIP number 855563102). Each Starpharma ADR is equivalent to 10 ordinary shares of Starpharma as traded on the Australian Stock Exchange. The Bank of New York is the depositary bank.