During the 2012 BIO International Convention in June GliaCure President Phil Haydon had an interesting conversation with Rob Wright, Chief Editor of Life Science Leader magazine. Phil and Rob talked about how, to be innovative in drug discovery, one often has to ignore established thinking. Based on this conversation, Phil was asked to write an…more »
On Wednesday, October 3 GliaCure President Phil Haydon will be one of four panelists presenting a lunchtime briefing on Capitol Hill titled: “Where Do We Stand With Alzheimer’s Research?” This briefing is intended to give updates on Alzheimer’s research and funding. Phil is participating at the invitation of Massachusetts Congressman Ed Markey’s office. Rep. Markey…more »
GliaCure President Phil Haydon and Vice President Mike Szulczewski will be at the BioPharm America 2012 conference in Boston from September 19 to 21. Phil and Mike will be participating in a range of one-on-one meetings during the conference. Phil Haydon has also been selected to make a Next Generation presentation on Friday, September 21…more »
A recent article in Science Daily references reports on work by Prof. Dr. Carola Haas from the Bernstein Center and Dr. Matthias Kirsch from the Institute of Anatomy and Cell Biology at the University of Freiburg showing that, contrary to previous thinking, glia help to reduce long-term damage brought upon by epileptic fits.
GliaCure’s participation in the 2012 BIO International Convention in Boston was very successful. The booth included a triptych backdrop with the central banner asking, “Are You GliaCurious?” Looping iPad presentations attracted attention and resultant traffic at the booth was great. President Phil Haydon and VP Mike Szulczewski were busy with in-booth meetings with representatives from…more »
GliaCure is preparing for the 2012 BIO International Convention that runs from Monday, June 18 through Thursday, June 21 in the Boston Convention & Exhibition Center in the Boston Innovation District. GliaCure has set up its booth at the Convention Center and will be participating in more than 20 partnering meetings. Check back for pictures…more »
On May 10, 2012 an article by was published by a research group in the journal Cerebral Cortex. This paper details a study in human brain tissue showing that bidirectional signaling takes place between neurons and astrocytes. Cerebral Cortex is not an open access journal, so the full report is available only to subscribers; however,…more »
On May 15, 2012 Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius announced new funding initiatives to aid in the fight against Alzheimer’s disease. The plan, presented at the Alzheimer’s Research Summit 2012, includes funding of new research projects, tools for clinicians, easier access to information for caregivers and an awareness campaign.
GliaCure will be participating in the 2012 BIO International Convention, June 18-21 at the Boston Convention & Exhibition Center, MA. Owners Phil Haydon and Mike Szulczewski will be available to meet with company representatives interested in GliaCure’s research and drug development and to discuss potential partnering opportunities.
GliaCure announced that it has closed its first round of funding. The announcement was published on the MassBio site.