News

  • 5 December 2016

    Wilson Therapeutics AB (publ), announced today that the Phase 2 study of WTX101 (bis-choline tetrathiomolybdate; Decuprate®), an investigational first in class copper modulating agent with a unique mode of action for the treatment of patients with Wilson Disease, met its primary endpoint. In the ITT population, 79% of patients achieved or maintained normalized levels of free copper, or experienced a reduction of at least 25% in free copper in blood from baseline, after 24 weeks of treatment with WTX101.

  • 5 December 2016

    4Tech Inc., a privately held clinical-stage company that is developing the breakthrough TriCinch™ System for repair of the Tricuspid heart valve, today announced the appointment of Michael Ennen, M.D., as President and Chief Executive Officer, effective immediately.  Dr. Ennen succeeds co-founder Carine Schorochoff, who will continue to serve 4Tech as an advisor and board observer.

  • 1 December 2016

    Immunocore Limited, a world-leading biotechnology company developing novel T cell receptor (TCR) based biological drugs to treat cancer, infectious diseases and autoimmune diseases, was awarded Financing Deal of the Year at last night’s SCRIP awards at the Grosvenor House Hotel, Park Lane, London.

  • 1 December 2016

    Arsanis, Inc., a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company developing targeted monoclonal antibodies (mAbs) for pre-emptive and post-infection treatment of serious infectious diseases, today announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has granted Fast Track designation to ASN100 for the prevention of Staphylococcus aureus pneumonia in mechanically ventilated patients who are at high risk for S. aureus pneumonia.

  • 28 November 2016

    TopiVert, a clinical-stage biotechnology company developing Narrow Spectrum Kinase Inhibitors (NSKIs) as novel, locally-acting medicines for the treatment of chronic inflammatory diseases of the gastrointestinal (GI) tract and eye, announced today that its Investigational New Drug (IND) application for the evaluation of TOP1630 ophthalmic solution as a treatment of patients with dry eye syndrome (DES) has been approved by the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA).