Innovative Cosmetics from Microorganisms - MICROSMETICS
Exploitation of microbial biodiversity for the discovery and development of novel cosmeceutical agents.
MICROSMETICS is an Academia & Industry Consortium working together to discover novel cosmeceutical agents originating from global biodiversity using emerging and state of the art technologies in the field of biotechnology, natural products chemistry and applied microbiology.
BIOLATAM, the new meeting point for biobusiness in Latin America will take place in Bogota, Colombia
BIOLATAM 2013 will be held in Bogota at the Chamber of Commerce of Colombia between 9th and 10th of December.
The main goal of the event is to become the leading event in Latin America in the area of biotechnology.
Targeting nucleocytoplasmic transport in cancer therapy
University of Algarve & FundaciÃ³n MEDINA, co-publishers of this article, read the complete open access article on: http://www.impactjournals.com/oncotarget/index.php?journal=oncotarget&page=issue&op=view&path%5B%5D=48
Academic Innovators highlight scientific advances with strong translational potential at BIO-Europe 2013
Pharmaceutical executives and leaders in biotech were invited to speak at the 19th annual BIO-EuropeÂ® international partnering conference in Vienna, Austria, November 4â€“6, 2013. Presenting companies at BIO-Europe provide direct access to innovation in the sector. New to the presenting companies track this year was the addition of an Academic Innovatorsâ„¢ Showcase.
Antimicrobial Activity of Heterotrophic Bacterial Communities from the Marine Sponge Erylus discophorus
MEDINAâ€™s screening team, co-publishers of Antimicrobial Activity of Heterotrophic Bacterial Communities from the Marine Sponge Erylus discophorus (Astrophorida, Geodiidae), a PLOS One, November 23, Volume 8, Issue 11
New and Old Molecules in the Fight Against Multi-Resistant Bacteria.-
Written by international experts and edited by Dr Flavia Marinelli (Dept of Biotechnology & Life Sciences, Univ. Insumbria Varese & The Protein Factory Res. Center) & Dr Olga Genilloud (Fundacion MEDINA)
High-Content Screening technology for screening a collection of natural extracts to identify compounds with nuclear export inhibitor activity:
The findings have been published in High-Content Screening of Natural Products Reveals Novel Nuclear Export Inhibitors; Journal of Biomolecular Screening XX(X) 1 â€“ DOI: 10.1177/ 1087057113501389, first published on September 17, 2013.
Drug Discovery from Natural Products, gets an excellent review in chemmedchem.org
The book, edited by Dr Olga Genilloud and Dr Francisca Vicente of FundaciÃ³n MEDINA, obtains a
- Fundacion MEDINA is committed to the discovery of new drugs to treat tropical diseases: Malaria, Trypanosomiasis,Leishmaniasis and Coccidioses
- MEDINA presents at ICAAC2013 A Novel Family of Natural Products Antibiotics with Broad Spectrum against Gram-negative Pathogens
- FundaciÃ³n MEDINA, invited Lecturer at the Natural Products - Gordons Research Conference 2013 ( New Hampshire, USA)
- Mendel and MEDINA collaborate to mine natural product collections for agricultural applications