SIGA Technologies filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection Tuesday as it seeks time to appeal a court order favoring PharmAthene. In an earlier ruling, the Delaware Court of Chancery found.
Avanir announced positive results from its Phase II trial evaluating the safety of AVP-923 in a 10-week study of 220 alzheimer’s patients. Treatment with AVP-923 resulted in a statistically significant.
Following the failure of tecemotide (formerly known as Stimuvax) in a Phase I/II study in Japanese patients, Merck has decided to discontinue all clinical development of the drug, including the.
Two billion people globally have been infected with hepatitis B (HBV), and approximately 350 million are chronic carriers, including approximately 750,000 persons in the US. Among the chronically infected, 15%.
This is a quick take on the TGTX efficacy data presented at ASH this past weekend. TG Therapeutics reported PK data as well as results from the higher 800 mg.
Today we finally got a glimpse at the ongoing investigator sponsored study of Geron (GERN) imetelstat in myelofibrosis. We have previously discussed this program here. The abstract can be found.
We last wrote on Horizon Pharma (NASDAQ: HZNP) following their FDA approval of RAYOS, but seems not much has changed. However, the stock has risen roughly 60% year to date.
Co-Author: Dr. Tro Kalayjian Myriad (NASDAQ:MYGN) is a molecular diagnostics company that focuses on the development and marketing of predictive medicine, personalized medicine, and prognostic medicine tests in the United.
August was a month full of news for Retrophin (RTRX): financing, PR on preclinical results of their PKAN candidate (RE-024), PR on agreement to negotiate a candidate for autism and.
(With Patrick Crutcher) Today Vical (NASDAQ: VICL) reported top-line data from a Phase III trial of Allovectin-7 (A7) in patients with advanced melanoma. As we predicted in this article, the.
BioCryst announced on Monday July 22 the successful completion of a Phase I study on the safety and PK of BCX4161, a candidate for the treatment of Hereditary angioedema (HAE)..
(jointly with Jason Chew and Juan Pedro Rodriguez Serrate) To say biotech IPOs have been hot seems like an understatement. The past year has been an open feeding frenzy for.
Last year, we had projected that EDAP TMS (NASDAQ:EDAP) would report data from their Phase 2/3 trial(ENLIGHT) trial for the indication of low risk, localized prostate cancer. However, we have.
Sarepta Therapeutics, Inc – Nasdaq(SRPT) Quick update: A big drop in SRPT today leaving the traders with speculation that there could be a leak about the decision to file for accelerated.
Delcath Systems, Inc. (DCTH) -Nasdaq DCTH has been on our watch list for a while, looking for an entry point. we kept following out the stock performance at the forum and.
We have previously discussed the numerous shortcomings of the overhyped oncology developer, Peregrine Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ: PPHM). With further details on a botched Phase II trial that still leave many questions,.
SGMO: Sangamo Getting Ahead Of Itself Sangamo BioSciences has received a great deal of attention in recent weeks with the unveiling of a broad orphan drug therapy initiative at JPMorgan..
ZIOPHARM Oncology, Inc. (ZIOP)-Nasdaq Since November 11, 2012 ZIOP was trading in a horizontal channel, the upper resistance line at $4.81 and the lower support line at $4.01, till February.
After much debate from bulls and bears, in late January, Celsion (NASDAQ: CLSN) reported that the Phase 3 HEAT study of ThermoDox failed to meet the primary endpoint of achieving at.
Sarepta Therapeutics, Inc. (SRPT)-Nasdaq Sarepta is a biotech company under the spotlights since early October 2012, after presenting strong Phase IIb results for the compound Eteplirsen in the treatment of.