News

  • 28 March 2018

    InDex Pharmaceuticals Holding AB (publ) today announced that a new method of use patent for the drug candidate cobitolimod will be issued by the Japan Patent Office. The patent provides additional protection for treating chronic active ulcerative colitis in patients that are not responding or are intolerant to anti-inflammatory therapy, wherein cobitolimod is not administered in combination with corticosteroid or glucocorticosteroid.

  • 23 March 2018

    JenaValve Technology, Inc., a developer, manufacturer and marketer of differentiated transcatheter aortic valve replacement (TAVR) systems for the treatment of aortic valve disease, today announced the appointment of veteran medical device executive Keith D. Dawkins, M.D., as a new JenaValve board member. 

  • 22 March 2018

    Sienna Biopharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ:SNNA) today announced the appointment of Caroline Van Hove as the Company’s first Chief Commercial Officer. Ms. Van Hove will develop, lead and have overall responsibility for Sienna’s commercial strategy and operations. Sienna currently has five clinical-stage programs in development from the Company’s Topical by Design™ and Topical Photoparticle Therapy™ platforms.

  • 22 March 2018

    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 ocular and gastrointestinal diseases, today announces the publication of “Narrow Spectrum Kinase Inhibitors Demonstrate Promise for the Treatment of Dry Eye Disease and Other Ocular Inflammatory Disorders” in Investigative Ophthalmology & Visual Science (IOVS, March 2018, Vol. 59, 1443–1453), a peer-reviewed journal for the dissemination of results from laboratory and clinical ophthalmic and vision research. 

  • 21 March 2018

    Sienna Biopharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ:SNNA) today announced the appointment of John W. Smither as the Company’s Chief Financial Officer. Mr. Smither will succeed Richard Peterson, who has resigned for personal reasons, effective Mar. 29, 2018.