• 30 June 2015

    InDex Pharmaceuticals today announced the termination of a license agreement with Almirall S.A. relating to the drug candidate Kappaproct® for the treatment of ulcerative colitis. Under the agreement, which was signed in March 2014, Almirall licensed exclusive rights to Kappaproct® for the European market. Upon termination of the agreement, InDex regains all worldwide development and commercialization rights for Kappaproct®, which is in late-stage clinical development.

  • 2 June 2015

    JenaValve Technology, Inc., a developer, manufacturer and marketer of next-generation transcatheter aortic valve repair (TAVR) systems for the treatment of aortic valve disease, today announced the appointment of seasoned medical device executive Victoria E. Carr-Brendel, Ph.D., as chief executive officer, effective immediately. 

  • 18 May 2015

    TopiVert Pharma Ltd (“TopiVert” or the “Company”), a clinical-stage biotech focused on the local treatment of serious inflammatory diseases, today announced the start of a Phase I study with its lead compound, TOP1288, in ulcerative colitis (UC).

  • 4 May 2015

    Sonendo®, Inc., the developer of a transformative technology for the endodontic marketplace, announced today that it has received 510(k) clearance from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for the third generation of its Multisonic UltracleaningTM System for root canal therapy. This recent 510(k) clearance expands the use for the GentleWaveTM System to include anterior and pre-molar cases in addition to the current molar indication. The system is designed to be a minimally-invasive, disruptive technology that utilizes multiple wavelengths of sound to clean the entire root canal system simultaneously.

  • 16 April 2015

    Wilson Therapeutics AB, a development stage biopharmaceutical company, today announced that a poster of the company’s ongoing Phase 2 clinical trial for WTX101-201 will be presented at the upcoming annual meeting of the European Association for the Study of the Liver (EASL), or the 50th International Liver Congress 2015, taking place in Vienna April 22-26. The poster, titled “WTX101-201: Phase 2 Study of Bis-choline Tetrathiomolybdate in Newly Diagnosed Wilson Disease Patients,” will be presented in the Clinical Trials in Progress session on April 25.