RSK Potentially Possesses a Safer Toxicity Profile Than the Competition - A Patent Review

July 13, 2016 - Expert key opinion leader Dr. Deborah A. Lannigan from Vanderbilt University recently published "that targeting the downstream effectors of MEK1/2, like RSK, are an untapped source of drug targets and that they will generate less side effects than MEK1/2 inhibitors because they regulated fewer effectors". She went on to mention that "based on overwhelming evidence that RSK is involved in a number of diseases that have high moralities it seems surprising that there are no RSK modulators that have pharmacokinetic properties suitable for in vivo use". Read the abstract here

Biotech Industry Gaining Popularity Among Venture Capital Asset Classes

Forbes - August 1, 2016 - "Biotech has been one of the hottest sectors in the venture capital asset class over the past new years. Strong IPO and M&A markets have put wind in the sails of the space since 2012, and robust investment activity has enabled a wave of well-funded biotechs to mature with a lower cost of capital than a decade ago.

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