Carrot Cells

A popular term for elongated angulated cells in granulosa cell tumours of the ovary, a ‘soft’ criterion for differentiating them from ovarian lymphomas in which the cells are more rounded
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Oral GCD is a plant cell expressed form of the glucocerebrosidase enzyme (GCD) that is naturally encapsulated within carrot cells and administered orally.
Subjects receive re-suspended carrot cells in a single oral administration during the first cohort of the trial and three consecutive daily administrations during the second cohort of the trial.
New York) will spend up to $115 million for rights to an Israeli biotech company's experimental drug and its promising technology for making that drug and others in carrot cells.
Later, a pair of research teams demonstrated that providing the right regulatory chemicals to undifferentiated carrot cells could make them start forming an embryo.
We have previously shown that RGD inhibits the process of somatic embryo formation within 3 days of application to cultured carrot cells, a result which implicates integrin in plant developmental processes.
Taliglucerase alfa is the first enzyme replacement therapy derived from a proprietary plant cell-based expression platform using genetically engineered carrot cells.
On the single-cell level, Howell and his colleagues inserted the luciferase gene into cultured carrot cells.
The recipient wild carrot cells were treated with enzymes to remove the cell wall and expose the cell membrane.
Protalix's development pipeline also includes: PRX-105, a pegylated recombinant human acetylcholinesterase in development for several therapeutic and prophylactic indications, a biodefense program and an organophosphate-based pesticide treatment program; PRX-102, a modified version of the recombinant human alpha-GAL-A protein for the treatment of Fabry disease; an orally-delivered glucocerebrosidase enzyme that is naturally encased in carrot cells, also for the treatment of Gaucher disease; and pr-antiTNF, a similar plant cell version of etanercept (Enbrel(TM)) for the treatment of rheumatoid arthritis.
Oral GCD is a plant cell expressed form of GCD that is naturally encapsulated within carrot cells genetically engineered to express the GCD enzyme.
Executive Vice President, Research and Development at Protalix BioTherapeutics, will deliver an oral presentation, entitled: "Oral Delivery of Recombinant Glucocerebrosidase Enzyme Naturally Encapsulated in Carrot Cells," on Friday, February 18, 2011 at 2:15 PM PT.
Oral GCD for the treatment of Gaucher disease is a plant cell expressed form of GCD that is naturally encapsulated within carrot cells genetically engineered to express the GCD enzyme.