07:00 , May 12, 2003 |  BC Week In Review  |  Company News

BioMarker management update

BioMarker Pharmaceuticals Inc. , Campbell, Calif.   Business: Metabolic   Hired: Paul Watkins as VP of business development, formerly senior director of corporate development and scientific affairs at Ancile Pharmaceuticals Inc.  ...
08:00 , Jan 13, 2003 |  BC Week In Review  |  Company News

Ancile, Mera deal

Drug discovery and nutraceutical company MRPI will acquire botanical drug development company Ancile in a stock deal. Ancile shareholders will own about 35% of the combined company. Ancile’s lead compound, ANPH 101, is in Phase...
08:00 , Jan 10, 2003 |  BC Extra  |  Company News

Mera acquiring Ancile

Drug discovery and nutraceutical company MRPI will acquire botanical drug development company Ancile (San Diego, Calif.) in a stock deal. Ancile shareholders will own about 35% of the combined company. Ancile's lead compound, ANPH 101,...
07:00 , Apr 15, 2002 |  BC Week In Review  |  Company News

Ancile, Pilot Therapeutics Holdings Inc. deal

Ancile, a developer of prescription botanical therapeutics, will provide technical assistance for Pilot to prepare and file INDs for its botanical drug candidates PLT 1731 for asthma and PLT 732 for elevated triglycerides associated with...
07:00 , Oct 1, 2001 |  BC Week In Review  |  Company News

Ancile, Aquasearch deal

The companies will develop microalgae-based products using AQSE's microalgae products and cGMP production facility and Ancile's technology to characterize and standardize botanical substances. The companies said that Ancile has identified several microalgal candidates for development....
07:00 , Sep 11, 2000 |  BioCentury  |  Emerging Company Profile

Calyx: Extracting compounds

Genomics may be the most recent drug discovery approach believed to represent a renewable source of therapeutic compounds, but the more conventional natural product approach has by no means been exhausted. In fact, Calyx Therapeutics...
07:00 , Aug 14, 2000 |  BioCentury  |  Emerging Company Profile

Ancile Pharmaceuticals Inc.

Ancile Pharmaceuticals Inc. San Diego, Calif. Technology: Pharmaceutical formulations of herbal products Disease focus: Non-acute lifestyle conditions such as mood disorders, inflammatory bowel disease, sleep, arthritis, diabetes and women's health Clinical status: Phase II Founded:...
07:00 , Aug 14, 2000 |  BioCentury  |  Emerging Company Profile

Ancile: Better botanical drugs

The tradition of using herbs and medicinal plants for healing is thousands of years old, and still is strong in many Asian cultures, not to mention European countries such as Germany and France. Ancile Pharmaceuticals...
07:00 , Sep 20, 1999 |  BC Week In Review  |  Company News

Aurora board of directors update

Aurora Biosciences Corp. (ABSC), San Diego, Calif.   Business: Drug discovery   Resigned: Founder Kevin Kinsella, chairman of Ancile Pharmaceuticals Inc.  ...
07:00 , Sep 13, 1999 |  BC Week In Review  |  Company News

Ancile management update

Ancile Pharmaceuticals Inc., San Diego, Calif.   Business: Nutraceuticals   Promoted: Janice Thompson to president and CEO from VP of scientific affairs; Thompson replaces Kevin Kinsella, who remains chairman  ...