March 2008
BioWorld Today;3/27/2008, Vol. 19 Issue 60, p2
This section offers news briefs related to the biotechnology industry. Metabolex Inc. announced that it has dosed the first cohort of healthy subjects in a Phase I clinical trial of MBX-2982, a potential treatment for Type II diabetes. Nventa Biopharmaceuticals Corp. revealed interim immunological data from the first two cohorts of its ongoing Phase I clinical trial of its product, HspE7, in patients with cervical intraepithelial neoplasia. A study was initiated by SemBioSys Genetics Inc. to demonstrate the safety of its safflower-produced insulin.


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