23:54 , Jul 19, 2019 |  BC Extra  |  Company News

Management tracks: Iovance, ViiV, Hercules, Pappas and more

Cancer immunotherapy company Iovance Biotherapeutics Inc. (NASDAQ:IOVA) hired Friedrich Graf Finckenstein as CMO. He was global head of oncology translational medicine of the Pharma Research and Early Development (pRED) unit of Roche (SIX:ROG; OTCQX:RHHBY). ViiV...
22:52 , May 3, 2019 |  BC Extra  |  Company News

May 3 Company Quick Takes: NHS England, Acacia, Insys, Novo, AZ

NHS strikes deal aimed at eliminating HCV in England  NHS England partnered with Gilead Sciences Inc. (NASDAQ:GILD), Merck & Co. Inc. (NYSE:MRK) and AbbVie Inc. (NYSE:ABBV) to identify and treat individuals who are unaware they...
00:06 , Apr 6, 2019 |  BioCentury  |  Finance

Big caps under pressure

Biogen’s fall in the wake of its decision to discontinue late-stage trials of Alzheimer’s therapy aducanumab is yet another reminder that large caps are in dire need of new pipeline products, and could serve as...
00:23 , Jan 12, 2019 |  BioCentury  |  Finance

We all fall down

After an exuberant third quarter that put biotech indexes near their 2015 highs, all market cap tiers fell in 4Q18, eliminating the first nine month’s gains and losing $291.2 billion in aggregate value. Median losses...
02:49 , Jan 5, 2019 |  BioCentury  |  Finance

Ready to launch

  The proposed $74 billion takeout of Celgene Corp. by Bristol-Myers Squibb Co. will not shift buysider attention away from upcoming and maturing drug launches heading into 2019, with plenty to track following a record...
17:47 , Oct 19, 2018 |  BC Week In Review  |  Clinical News

Acacia provides update on plan to address PONV complete response letter

Acacia Pharma Group plc (Euronext:ACPH) said Oct. 15 that it will complete within one month a plan to address an undisclosed manufacturing deficiency identified by FDA that caused the agency to issue a complete response...
17:27 , Oct 12, 2018 |  BC Week In Review  |  Clinical News

Despite manufacturing concern, Acacia still expects 1H19 launch for PONV therapy

Acacia Pharma Group plc (Euronext:ACPH) said FDA raised a concern related to manufacturing deficiencies in a complete response letter issued for an NDA seeking approval of Barhemsys amisulpride to treat and prevent postoperative nausea and...
18:21 , Oct 8, 2018 |  BC Extra  |  Company News

Despite manufacturing concern, Acacia still expects 1H19 launch for PONV therapy

Acacia Pharma Group plc (Euronext:ACPH) said FDA raised a concern related to manufacturing deficiencies in a complete response letter issued Monday for an NDA seeking approval of Barhemsys amisulpride to treat and prevent postoperative nausea...
03:04 , Jun 30, 2018 |  BioCentury  |  Finance

Eyes on launches

The annual summer slowdown isn’t restricted to just the stock market this year, as the clinical catalyst calendar also appears to be on holiday in 3Q18. Buysiders are therefore turning their attention to a spate...
18:10 , Mar 9, 2018 |  BC Week In Review  |  Financial News

Acacia raises €40M in IPO

Acacia Pharma Group plc (Euronext:ACPH) raised €40 million ($49.3 million) on March 2 through the sale of 11.1 million shares at €3.60 in an IPO underwritten by Bank Degroof Petercam NV/SA and RBC Europe. The...