News

  • 28 November 2017

    TopiVert Pharma Ltd (“TopiVert” or the “Company”), a clinical-stage biotechnology company developing Narrow Spectrum Kinase Inhibitors (NSKIs) as novel, locally-acting, medicines for the treatment of chronic inflammatory gastrointestinal (GI) and ocular diseases, today announces successful results from its Phase 1/2a proof of concept study of TopiVert’s TOP1630 ophthalmic solution for the treatment of dry eye syndrome (DES). TOP1630 improved multiple symptom and sign endpoints in both an environmental setting and in the Controlled Adverse Environment (CAE®; Ora, Inc.) challenge. Furthermore, TOP1630 demonstrated excellent safety and placebo-like tolerability and comfort profiles.

  • 20 November 2017

    Arsanis, Inc. (NASDAQ:ASNS), a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company focused on applying monoclonal antibody immunotherapies to address serious infectious diseases, today announced the closing of its initial public offering of 4,600,000 shares of its common stock at a public offering price of $10.00 per share, including 600,000 additional shares of common stock issued upon the exercise in full by the underwriters of their over-allotment option. The gross proceeds to Arsanis from the offering were $46.0 million, before deducting underwriting discounts and commissions and other offering expenses. All of the shares sold in the offering were offered by Arsanis. Arsanis’ shares began trading on The NASDAQ Global Market on November 16, 2017.

  • 7 November 2017

    Axonics Modulation Technologies, Inc., developer of the first rechargeable sacral neuromodulation (r-SNM™) system for the treatment of overactive bladder (OAB) and bowel dysfunction, today announced the U.S. Food & Drug Administration (FDA) has granted an Investigational Device Exemption (IDE) in accordance with 21 CFR 812 regulations allowing Axonics to conduct a pivotal study designed to gain FDA approval in the United States.

  • 31 October 2017

    Sonendo®, Inc., announced today it has been named a winner of the 2017 OCTANe High Tech Innovation Awards. Sonendo, Inc. received the award for the Best Healthcare Company at OCTANe’s 24th annual award ceremony, held on October 12. 

  • 31 October 2017

    Immunocore Limited, the world’s leading TCR company developing biological drugs to treat cancer, infectious diseases and autoimmune diseases, today announces that overall survival data from two Phase I clinical trials of its wholly owned, lead programme, IMCgp100, in metastatic uveal melanoma will be presented at the Society for Immunotherapy of Cancer (SITC) 32nd Annual Meeting. This year’s SITC is taking place 8 – 12 November, 2017, at the Gaylord National Resort & Convention Center in National Harbor, Maryland in USA.