John D. Porter, PhD's Blog – October 2015 Archive (3)

A Paradigm Shift in Drug Discovery

Last week I participated in a briefing for Congressional staff in honor of the 10th anniversary of the founding of the Critical Path Institute, our partner in the Duchenne Regulatory…

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Added by John D. Porter, PhD on October 27, 2015 at 10:50am — 4 Comments

Annual Meeting: Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute (PCORI)

The first annual meeting of PCORI was held in Washington, DC on October 6-8.  1,100 researchers, patients, caregivers, health system and industry representatives, and others were present to hear updates on patient-centered comparative clinical effectiveness research.  PCORnet is a “network of networks” that leverages databases and experience across diseases…

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Added by John D. Porter, PhD on October 16, 2015 at 1:07pm — No Comments

Preclinical Studies with Simvastatin in the Mdx Mouse Model of Duchenne

Stan Froehner’s group at the University of Washington recently reported preclinical efficacy data on the approved drug, Simvastatin, in the mdx mouse model of Duchenne (see PPMD's blog from the last day of the World Muscle…

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Added by John D. Porter, PhD on October 16, 2015 at 11:30am — No Comments

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