Influenza Titer on Chip (Flu-ToC™) utilizes a panel of subtype-specific and broadly-reactive antibodies that enable reliable quantification of hemagglutinin (HA) despite antigenic drift. Flu-ToC can be used to quantify HA protein in almost any medium, including crude extract, bulk drug substance, and multivalent drug product. The system has been shown to work with split viruses, virus like particles, and recombinant HA.
Titer on Chip technology was developed with support from the
"We understand that it takes time, extensive validation, and scientific consensus to replace a gold standard method, no matter how onerous that method might be. In the meantime, this new tool will enable influenza scientists to quantify hemagglutinin without waiting for the development of new antisera with each strain change. For vaccine producers, this means a faster route to time-critical results at all stages of the manufacturing process," said Dr.
The testing service provided by InDevR is designed to streamline the vaccine development process by ensuring rapid turn-around. Samples and standards are shipped to InDevR for analysis and results provided electronically.
Version 1.0 of Flu-ToC as an "off the shelf" kit is anticipated for release in Q4 and InDevR is currently considering partnerships as a means to distribute the technology globally. Interested parties should contact InDevR at email@example.com.
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About Medicago Medicago is a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company developing novel vaccines and therapeutic proteins to address a broad range of infectious diseases worldwide. The Company is committed to providing highly effective and competitive vaccines and therapeutic proteins based on its proprietary VLP and manufacturing technologies. Medicago is a worldwide leader in the development of VLP vaccines using a transient expression system which produces recombinant vaccine antigens in plants. This technology has potential to offer more potent vaccines with speed and cost advantages over competitive technologies, enabling the development of a vaccine for testing in approximately one month after the identification and reception of genetic sequences from a pandemic strain. This production time frame has the potential to allow vaccination of the population before the first wave of a pandemic, and supply large volumes of vaccine antigens to the world market. Medicago also intends to expand development into other areas such as biosimilars and biodefense products where the benefits of our technologies can make a significant difference. Additional information about Medicago is available at www.medicago.com.
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