Biovista announces strong preclinical results for two drugs targeting Niemann-Pick Disease Type A

January 12, 2017Press Releases

CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. – Jan. 12, 2017 – Biovista Inc. today announced that two drugs targeting Niemann-Pick Disease Type A (NPA), have shown strong positive results in the Acid Sphingomyelinase ASM knock-out (ASMKO) mouse model. Both repositioning candidates (BVA-901A and BVA-901B) tested by the laboratory of Dr. M.D. Ledesma at the Madrid Center for Molecular Biology … Read More

Biotrend Chemikalien GmbH awards contract to Biovista Inc. for its Vizit literature search tool

November 3, 2016Press Releases, Vizit Blog

Charlottesville, VA, November 3rd, 2016 — Biovista Inc. today announced the signing of a contract with Biotrend Chemikalien GmbH1 for access to Biovista’s2 Vizit3 visual search engine. Biotrend will be offering Vizit as a free resource to visitors of its web site. Vizit is a visual search engine of PubMed articles that allows researchers and … Read More

Biovista Inc. Announces Drug Repositioning Collaboration with Astellas Pharma

December 4, 2015Press Releases

CHARLOTTESVILLE, Virginia, December 2, 2015 /PRNewswire/ — Biovista announced today that it has entered into a drug repositioning collaboration with Astellas Pharma Inc. The collaboration is focused on identifying new indications for a number of undisclosed Astellas compounds using Biovista’s Clinical Outcome Search Space (COSS) technology. “We look forward to working with the Drug Repurposing … Read More

New Biovista Inc. Publication: EMR Data Confirm Big Data Analytics Prediction That Hypothyroidism is a Risk Factor for New-onset Diabetes Mellitus

June 23, 2015Press Releases

CHARLOTTESVILLE, Virginia, June 23, 2015 /PRNewswire/ — Biovista Inc. today announced the publication of data from research it carried out in collaboration with the FDA and Israeli HMO Clalit, focusing on the prediction of risk factors related to targeted diseases. The research, published in the American Diabetes Association journal Diabetes Care, identifies hypothyroidism as a … Read More