News

Thu, 2014-11-06
Salix Pharmaceuticals Reports 3Q2014 Results

Salix Pharmaceuticals, Ltd. has announced financial and operating results for the third quarter ended September 30, 2014.

Extracts from the report:

On July 16, 2014, the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approved Ruconest for the treatment of acute angioedema attacks in adult and adolescent patients with HAE.

Thu, 2014-11-06
BioCryst Reports Third Quarter 2014 Financial Results

BioCryst Pharmaceuticals has announced financial results for the third quarter ended September 30, 2014.

Extracts from the report:

"The primary focus continues to be our oral kallikrein inhibitor program for HAE. Preparations are underway for our OPuS-2 clinical trial of BCX4161 and we expect to begin enrolling HAE patients before year end. We continue to make progress with our second generation HAE program and remain on track to enter Phase 1 clinical development in the second quarter of 2015," said Jon P. Stonehouse, President & CEO of BioCryst.

Wed, 2014-11-05
Pharming Confirms Milestone Payment From Salix Pharmaceuticals

Pharming Group NV has announced the receipt of a US$20 million milestone payment from Salix Pharmaceuticals. The milestone was paid according to the terms and conditions of the Ruconest commercialization agreement between Salix and Pharming.

Mon, 2014-11-03
Dyax Corp. Announces Expansion of Phase 1b Clinical Trial for DX-2930

Dyax Corp. has announced the expansion of its ongoing Phase 1b clinical trial evaluating DX-2930 to include additional patients and dosing cohorts. Dyax is developing DX-2930, an investigational fully human monoclonal antibody inhibitor of plasma kallikrein, as a subcutaneous injection for prevention of HAE attacks.

The ongoing Phase 1b clinical trial is a multi-center, randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled, multiple ascending dose study designed to assess the safety, tolerability and pharmacokinetics of DX-2930 in HAE patients.

Mon, 2014-11-03
Launch of Ruconest in the U.S. for the Treatment of Acute HAE Attacks

Salix Pharmaceuticals, Ltd. and Pharming Group NV has announced the launch of Ruconest (C1 Esterase Inhibitor [Recombinant]) 50 IU/kg in the United States for the treatment of acute angioedema attacks in adult and adolescent patients with HAE.

Effectiveness in clinical studies was not established in HAE patients with laryngeal attacks.

The announcement follows the July approval of the drug by the Food and Drug Administration.

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Events

Thu, 2015-05-28 13:00 - Sun, 2015-05-31 14:00

9th C1 Inhibitor Deficiency Workshop

Venue: Danubius Thermal Hotel Margitsziget, Margitsziget, 1133 Budapest, Hungary
Language: English

It is our great pleasure to invite you to the 9th C1-INH Deficiency Workshop. This event has a history of many years, as well as its nature and objectives are familiar to many of us. Nevertheless, given the continued interest from first-time attendees, we would like to introduce the Workshop for them in brief, as follows.

This conference focuses on bradykinin-mediated angioedemas, and particularly on the types resulting from C1-inhibitor deficiency. The topics of this four-day long event cover a wide range of subjects.

Read more about the workshop here.

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Fri, 2015-02-20 10:00 - Tue, 2015-02-24 16:00

AAAAI - Annual Meeting 2015

Venue: Houston, TX, United States of America
Language: English

Mark your calendars and head to Houston, Texas for the premier event in allergy/immunology. You will be able to earn CME/CE, learn about cutting-edge research and enrich your networking connections at the 2015 AAAAI Annual Meeting, February 20-24.

For more information please visit: AAAAI 2015
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Sat, 2014-12-06 09:00 - Tue, 2014-12-09 15:00

WAO International Scientific Conference 2014

Venue: SulAmérica Convention Center, Av Paulo de Frontin, 1 - New City, Centro Rio de Janeiro - RJ, Brazil
Language: English

Advancing the borders of allergy: From treatment to prevention by targeting the environment, infections and the susceptible patient

We are delighted to welcome you to participate in the WAO International Scientific Conference 2014 (WISC 2014) and the XLI Annual Congress of the Brazilian Association of Allergy and Immunology (ASBAI) in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, 6-9 December 2014.

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