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EntomoPharm has been granted European (EPO) patent for SCREENING METHODS EMPLOYING INSECTS WITH BLOOD BRAIN BARRIER

The patent covers insect models that are aimed to reflect vertebrate blood-brain barrier (BBB) penetration. The value of the insect BBB model is that it can be just as predictive as expensive and time consuming animal models, and by using … Continue reading

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EntomoPharm appoint Henrik Moltke as new CEO

Press release – EntomoPharm appoint Henrik Moltke as new CEO

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Lundbeck presented data at the 4th International Conference Clinically Relevant Drug Transporters – 22 – 23 April, 2013 in Berlin

Recent data obtained by using our optimized model was presented by Lundbeck in Berlin at the 4th International Conference Clinically Relevant Drug Transporters – 22 – 23 April, 2013. In summary the data shows: that our ex vivo grasshopper model … Continue reading

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The project “Insect Models for Drug Discovery” has received funding from the Danish National Advanced Technology Foundation

The vision of the project is to establish insects, as a novel model organism in preclinical research. EntomoPharm has previously developed two models for ADME drug screening in locusts. From this work and from preliminary insect studies it is evident … Continue reading

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The Scientific Advisory Board

We are proud to present Entomopharm’s newly established Scientific Advisory Board: The Scientific Advisory Board for EntomoPharm consists of international researchers from academia, biotech and pharmaceutical industry. The objective of the scientific advisory board is to provide independent advice and … Continue reading

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Description of the Locust BBB models in Drug Discovery Today

Models for predicting blood-brain barrier permeation. Nielsen PA, Andersson O, Hansen SH, Simonsen KB, Andersson G (2011). Drug Discovery Today, June; 16(11-12):472-5

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The Danish Growth Fund invests in EntomoPharm

The Danish Growth Fund (Vaekstfonden) has invested series A venture capital into EntomoPharm to support our commercialization efforts.

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