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Prevention of cancer treatment-related heart toxicity
Unmet Need: Effective strategies to prevent cancer treatment related cardiotoxicity. Anthracyclines are currently the cornerstone of many modern chemotherapy regimens. For example, Doxorubicin (DOX, trade name Adriamycin), is frequently used to treat hematological malignancies and solid tumors. Unfortunately, administration of DOX also causes cumulative...
Published: 2/17/2020   |   Inventor(s): Zhaokang Cheng, Philip Lazarus
Keywords(s): Pharmaceutical, Therapeutics
Methods and Compositions for Prevention and Treatment of Apicomplexan Infections
Unmet Need: Effective treatment options to combat Apicomplexan parasitic infectionsDiseases caused by apicomplexan parasites, such as cryptosporidiosis and malaria are among the most devastating to humans and their domestic animals. Ongoing discovery and development of new drugs to treat these diseases is a medical and veterinary imperative. For example,...
Published: 7/22/2019   |   Inventor(s): Roberta O'Connor, Eric Schmidt
Keywords(s): Animal Research, anti-parasitic drugs, Global Human and Animal Health, Natural products, Pharmaceutical, Therapeutics, Veterinary
Treatment for aggressive chemotherapy-resistant prostate cancer
Unmet Need: Treatment of aggressive chemotherapy-resistant prostate cancer Prostate cancer (Pa) is a current epidemic that affects roughly 1 in 9 men. While treatment of early stages of this disease are very successful, a small percentage of patients have a recurrence of the disease that is much more aggressive. Current second line therapies include...
Published: 5/9/2019   |   Inventor(s): Boyang Wu, Tyler Bland, Baron Bechtold, Karen Vo
Keywords(s): Cancer and aging, Therapeutics