Gilead To Acquire Pharmasset For $11 Billion Gilead has agreed to buy HCV drug developer Pharmasset Inc. for $11 billion in cash. The deal calls for payment of $137 per.
Incyte Receives Approval For JAK Inhibitor In Myelofibrosis Following a trend begun earlier this year, the FDA skipped ODAC and approved another innovative cancer drug before its PDUFA date. Incyte’s.
Overview Momenta Pharmaceuticals(NASDAQ:MNTA) is a biotechnology company that specializes in the development of complex generic and novel drugs. Momenta specializes in the detailed structural characterization and engineering of complex sugars.
ARIAD Pharmaceuticals: Initiate Coverage Overview Ariad is a clinical stage biotech company with three compounds in development, ranging from Phase I to NDA submission. The most important of these is.
On November 8th, Santarus (NADSAQ:SNTS) reported third quarter earnings of $0.01 per share, which was in-line with estimates. Interesting to note, SNTS management has guided higher on Glumetza sales, and.
The Neurology and Pain sectors have been very interesting for biotech investors focused over the past year. Xenoport (NASDAQ:XNPT), Depomed (NASDAQ:DEPO), GlaxoSmithKline (NYSE:GSK) and Pfizer (NYSE:PFE) have all had regulatory.
Exelixis Update November 2, 2011- FDA Denies SPA After hours on Halloween, Exelixis announced it could not reach an agreement with the FDA for the design of its pivotal ‘306.
Exelixis Update and Catalyst Report Overview: Lots going on at Exelixis end of this year. The company gave an overview of top-line data from recently announced successful EXAM medullary thyroid.
Overview: Pharmacyclics is a mid-stage drug discovery company with several compounds in clinical development. The company’s major focus is a Bruton’s Tyrosine Kinase (Btk) inhibitor for non-Hodgkin’s Lymphoma (NHL) and.
(Updated October 25th- MTC trial meets primary endpoint) Overview: Exelixis is a developmental stage oncology company with a single wholly owned compound XL184, or “cabozantinib” in Phase III trials for.
Incyte Corporation: October 27, 2011 Q3 Report Highlights: Incyte provided updates on its third quarter finances and key clinical programs this morning. The company is anticipating approval of ruxolitinib by.
Earlier in October, Depomed (DEPO), announced results from it’s Phase 3 trial, called BREEZE 3, testing Serada, an extended release gabapentin formulation for the use in post menopausal hot flashes..
Initiating Coverage: Depomed is a commercial-stage specialty pharmaceutical company with three FDA approved products; ProQuin for infection, Glumetza for Adult Onset Diabetes Mellitus & Gralise for Post Herpetic Neuralgia. Within.
Incyte Pharmaceuticals (INCY) Initiating Coverage: Incyte Pharmaceuticals is a small biotech company focused on developing treatments for cancer and inflammatory disorders. Lead compound Ruxolitinib (INCB18424) is awaiting FDA approval for.
Keryx Biopharmaceuticals is a developmental stage company with two drugs in the final stages of clinical development- quite an accomplishment for a company its size. With Zerenex, its drug for.