Leading the Way in Life Science Technologies

GEN Exclusives

More »

Companies

More »

Updated: Apr 2 2013

Trevigen

  • Trevigen
  • 8405 Helgerman Ct
  • Gaithersburg, MD, 20877
  • UNITED STATES

Trevigen Cell Assays (TCA), a division of Trevigen, Inc., was established in 2008 to conduct contract research work for the pharmaceutical, biotechnology, government and academic segments of the medical research market. TCA specializes in designing and conducting assays for lead compounds and genotoxic screening based on DNA damage and repair as well as cancer cell behavior.

Be sure to take the GEN Poll

Scientifically Studying Ecstasy

MDMA (commonly known as the empathogen “ecstasy”) is classified as a Schedule 1 drug, which is reserved for compounds with no accepted medical use and a high abuse potential. Two researchers from Stanford, however, call for a rigorous scientific exploration of MDMA's effects to identify precisely how the drug works, the data from which could be used to develop therapeutic compounds.

Do you agree that ecstasy should be studied for its potential therapeutic benefits?

More »