23:48 , Oct 15, 2018 |  BC Extra  |  Company News

Management tracks: Rhythm, Redpin

Rhythm Pharmaceuticals Inc. (NASDAQ:RYTM) hired Murray Stewart as CMO of the metabolic disorder company. Stewart was CMO of GlaxoSmithKline plc (LSE:GSK; NYSE:GSK) until 2017 when he became head of R&D at Novelion Therapeutics Inc. (NASDAQ:NVLN)....
23:21 , Sep 10, 2018 |  BC Extra  |  Company News

Management tracks: PolarityTE, Medivir

Regenerative biomaterial company PolarityTE Inc. (NASDAQ:COOL) terminated Chief Investment Officer and EVP John Stetson on Friday after the Securities and Exchanges Commission filed charges against him alleging his involvement in "pump-and-dump" schemes (see "Opko's Frost...
17:57 , Jun 22, 2018 |  BC Week In Review  |  Clinical News

Medivir delays remetinostat Phase III

Medivir AB (SSE:MVIR B) lost SEK4.60 (12%) to SEK34.05 on June 18 after announcing it will delay to 2019 the start of a Phase III trial of remetinostat in early stage cutaneous T-cell lymphoma (CTCL)....
18:26 , Jun 18, 2018 |  BC Extra  |  Clinical News

Medivir delays remetinostat Phase III

Medivir AB (SSE:MVIR B) lost SEK4.60 (12%) to SEK34.05 on Monday after announcing it will delay to 2019 the start of a Phase III trial of remetinostat in early stage cutaneous T-cell lymphoma (CTCL). The...
22:14 , Nov 10, 2017 |  BC Extra  |  Company News

Management tracks: Immunomedics, WuXi

Antibody company Immunomedics Inc. (NASDAQ:IMMU) appointed Michael Pehl president and CEO, effective Dec. 7, and Brendan Delaney chief commercial officer. Interim CEO Michael Garone will resume his role as CFO. Pehl was president of hematology...
22:53 , Nov 3, 2017 |  BC Extra  |  Company News

Management tracks: Tissue Regenix, Therapix

Regenerative medical device company Tissue Regenix Group plc (LSE:TRX) named Steve Couldwell CEO. A Tissue Regenix director since 2013, Couldwell was COO of global biosurgery at Sanofi (Euronext:SAN; NYSE:SNY). Cannabinoid company Therapix Biosciences Ltd. (Tel...
23:34 , Nov 2, 2017 |  BC Innovations  |  Targets & Mechanisms

Golden State of DUBs

Four papers in the last two weeks describing inhibitors of the ubiquitin-regulating protein USP7 could signal an important breakthrough in the ability to drug DUBs, a class of enzymes that has been stubbornly intractable until...
21:34 , Sep 29, 2017 |  BC Week In Review  |  Clinical News

Medivir reports Phase IIa data of MIV-711 for OA

Medivir AB (SSE:MVIR B) reported top-line data showing that MIV-711 slowed the degenerative effects of moderate osteoarthritis (OA) on both bone and cartilage of the knee in the Phase IIa MIV-711-201 trial. The company said...
20:52 , Sep 26, 2017 |  BC Extra  |  Clinical News

Medivir rises on Phase IIa OA data

Medivir AB (SSE:MVIR B) gained SEK14.75 (25%) to SEK74.75 on Tuesday after reporting that MIV-711 slowed the degenerative effects of moderate osteoarthritis on both bone and cartilage of the knee in the Phase IIa MIV-711-201...
18:01 , Sep 1, 2017 |  BC Week In Review  |  Company News

Medivir grants Ascletis rights to preclinical HCV candidate

Medivir AB (SSE:MVIR B) granted Ascletis BioScience Co. Ltd. (Hangzhou, China) exclusive development and commercialization rights in Greater China to preclinical HCV candidate MIV-802 . Medivir received an upfront payment and is eligible for milestones...