Insulin and amylin
were found to have a similar influence on serum sRAGE profiles in AD, but amylin
was of special interest due to its ability to colocalize with A[beta] plaques in AD .
Raleigh, "Analysis of amylin
cleavage products provides new insights into the amyloidogenic region of human amylin
," Journal of Molecular Biology, vol.
The mammalian calcitonin gene-related peptides, adrenomedullin, amylin
, and calcitonin receptors.
Pramlintide, which is an analog of a natural occurring peptide, amylin
, produced by the pancreas, can easily cross the blood/brain barrier and has shown favorable safety profile for diabetes patients, she added.
It planned to finance the deal with existing cash and debt, according to an earlier statement.Today, Bristol-Myers Squibb said it would delist Amylin
as soon as possible and convert it into its fully-owned unit.
On Friday, London-based AstraZeneca (NYSE: AZN) , which is making a comeback as a leading pharmaceutical player, said it would pay $3.4 billion to Amylin
Pharmaceuticals following the Bristol-Myers acquisition.
is a peptide hormone that is co-secreted with insulin from the pancreatic ss-cell and is thus deficient in diabetics.15 It inhibits glucagon secretion, delays gastric emptying, and acts as a satiety agent.
shares closed the week down $9.74, or 46%, at $11.30.
This study ("Amylin
reduces plasma glucagon concentration in cats," The Veterinary Journal, 2010) was the first to investigate if amylin
reduces plasma glucagon levels in cats.
The drug is manufactured by Amylin
Pharmaceuticals, San Diego, CA, and Eli Lilly and Company, Indianapolis, IN.
23 July 2009 - Citigroup confirmed today its "buy" advice with a DKK330 share price target on Novo Nordisk A/S (CPH: NOVO B), despite some concerns raised by the sales figures of US rival Amylin
Pharmaceuticals Inc (NASDAQ: AMLN).
Pharmaceuticals (a company based in San Diego, California) has developed BYETTA (exenatide) injections, which is an approved treatment for type 2 diabetes that is injected subcutaneously twice a day.