In 2005, the CNDR
researchers showed that the anti-cancer drug paclitaxel could improve spinal cord nerve function in mice with tau tangles in their brains, after the drug was absorbed at nerve termini in muscle.
We are excited about the collaborative drug discovery relationship that CNDR has formed with AstraZeneca, as it builds on the exceptional translational research strengths of the Penn CNDR team in elucidating mechanisms of tau-mediated neurodegeneration in AD," said Dr.
We are pleased to be part of such an innovative collaboration, marrying the world-leading disease understanding of Penn's CNDR to the drug discovery experience of AstraZeneca," Johan Lund, Vice President of Discovery Research Area CNS & Pain Control at AstraZeneca in Sodertalje, Sweden.
The CNDR is offered in four different models, accommodating castings up to 90 lbs.
The CNDR differs from conventional tumble blast machines in that it has a unique agitation capability.
was founded in 1991 and was awarded a grant from the National Institute on Aging (NIA) of the National Institutes of Health (NIH) to establish the first and only NIH-funded Alzheimer Disease Center in the Delaware Valley, part of a network of 27 cooperating NIH-funded Centers throughout the nation.
Prana's Executive Chairman Geoffrey Kempler commented, "The invitation by the CNDR to participate in this influential conference is a testament to Dr.
The CNDR was founded in 1991 by the husband and wife team of John Q.