Evofem Biosciences, Inc. (NASDAQ: EVFM), today announced the closing of the previously announced merger with Neothetics, Inc. (NASDAQ: NEOT). The merged company will operate as Evofem Biosciences, Inc. and will focus on the continued development and commercialization of women's healthcare products.
Syndax Pharmaceuticals, Inc. ("Syndax," the "Company" or "we") (Nasdaq: SNDX), a clinical stage biopharmaceutical company developing entinostat and SNDX-6352 in multiple cancer indications, today announced a new clinical collaboration with Genentech, a member of the Roche Group. As part of the collaboration, the two companies will evaluate the combination of Syndax's entinostat, an oral, small molecule, class I HDAC inhibitor, and Genentech's programmed cell death ligand 1 (PD-L1) blocking antibody, atezolizumab (TECENTRIQ®), in patients with second-line hormone receptor positive, human epidermal growth factor receptor 2 negative (HR+, HER2-) metastatic breast cancer.
Atlas Genetics, a rapid, near-patient and point-of-care (POC) testing company, today announced that it has appointed Stanley Lapidus to the role of independent board member on its Board of Directors. Lapidus has more than 30 years’ experience in the medical diagnostics industry as a founder, CEO and board member at companies that have dramatically impacted the diagnostics landscape, including his founding of EXACT Sciences Corp. (NASDAQ:EXAS) and, prior to that, Cytyc Corp., which was sold to Hologic Corporation in 2007.
Epic Sciences, Inc. (Epic) announces that it is one of six companies chosen to present at the second annual CTIC Capital Cross-Border China-US Healthcare Investment Summit. The summit will take place on Sunday, January 7 at the Hyatt Regency in San Francisco.
Celtaxsys, Inc., a clinical stage drug development company focused on developing novel therapies for rare inflammatory diseases, today announced the successful completion of a Series E financing led by Invus. Additional investors in the financing include Domain Associates, Lumira Capital, Masters Capital Management, RMI Partners and the Georgia Research Alliance Venture Fund. In conjunction with the financing, Khalil Barrage, Managing Director at Invus, will join Celtaxsys’ board of directors.
Marinus Pharmaceuticals, Inc.(Nasdaq:MRNS) (the “Company”), a biopharmaceutical company dedicated to the development of innovative therapeutics to treat epilepsy and neuropsychiatric disorders, today announced that it has been selected for addition to the NASDAQ Biotechnology Index®, which will become effective prior to the open of U.S. markets Monday, December 18, 2017.
Atlas Genetics, a rapid, near-patient and point-of-care (POC) testing company, today announced the appointment of industry veteran Marc Jones as Chief Operating Officer (“COO”) and Chief Financial Officer (“CFO”).
Epic Sciences, Inc. announces the release of its breast cancer single-cell profiling panel. The Epic breast cancer panel is the most comprehensive breast cancer biomarker panel available for characterization of circulating tumor cells (CTCs) within a blood sample.
ReVision Optics, Inc. (RVO), a leader in implantable presbyopia-correcting corneal inlay technology, announces that its Raindrop® Near Vision Inlay for presbyopia was featured in multiple scientific presentations and instructional courses at the annual meeting of the American Academy of Ophthalmology (AAO) held November 11-14 in New Orleans. The presentations highlighted study data focusing on key attributes to improve clinical outcomes with the Raindrop procedure.
Clearside Biomedical, Inc. (NASDAQ:CLSD), a late-stage clinical biopharmaceutical company developing first-in-class drug therapies to treat back-of-the-eye diseases, announced that, on Friday, November 10, 2017, during the Retina Subspecialty Day of the American Academy of Ophthalmology 2017 Annual Meeting in New Orleans Charles C. Wykoff presented preliminary results from an exploratory clinical trial of CLS-TA, Clearside’s proprietary suspension formulation of the corticosteroid triamcinolone acetonide for suprachoroidal administration with and without intravitreally injected EYLEA® (aflibercept) for the treatment of diabetic macular edema.
Russian pharmaceutical company NovaMedica, a portfolio company of RUSNANO, announces the start of construction of a plant for the production of sterile injectable drugs as part of its long-term strategy to localize innovative medicines and technologies of their development and production in Russia. The plant will be built in the industrial park “Vorsino” in the Kaluga region.
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