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 of...
15:29 , May 25, 2018 |  BC Week In Review  |  Clinical News

Esperion's hypercholesterolemia candidate meets in Phase III

Esperion Therapeutics Inc. (NASDAQ:ESPR) said once-daily 180 mg oral bempedoic acid (ETC-1002) met the primary endpoint of reducing LDL-C from baseline to week 12 vs. placebo (23% vs. 1%, p<0.001) in the Phase III CLEAR...
16:09 , May 4, 2018 |  BC Week In Review  |  Clinical News

Esperion reports Phase III data for hypercholesterolemia candidate

Esperion Therapeutics Inc. (NASDAQ:ESPR) said bempedoic acid (ETC-1002) met the primary safety endpoint and key secondary efficacy endpoint in the Phase III CLEAR Harmony (1002-040) trial to treat high-risk atherosclerotic cardiovascular disease (ASCVD) patients with...
16:51 , May 2, 2018 |  BC Extra  |  Clinical News

Esperion falls on Phase III data for hypercholesterolemia candidate

Esperion Therapeutics Inc. (NASDAQ:ESPR) said bempedoic acid (ETC-1002) met the primary safety endpoint and key secondary efficacy endpoint in the Phase III CLEAR Harmony (1002-040) trial to treat high-risk atherosclerotic cardiovascular disease (ASCVD) patients with...
21:06 , Apr 6, 2018 |  BioCentury  |  Finance

Smid-cap smorgasbord

While the biggest milestone of the second quarter came early and turned out to be a disappointment, investors still have plenty to look forward to in immuno-oncology. In addition, specialist investors’ current strategy of overweighting...
18:58 , Mar 9, 2018 |  BC Week In Review  |  Clinical News

Esperion reports first Phase III hypercholesterolemia data

Esperion Therapeutics Inc. (NASDAQ:ESPR) said once-daily oral bempedoic acid (ETC-1002) met the primary endpoint in the Phase III CLEAR Tranquility (1002-048) trial to treat hypercholesterolemia in patients with atherosclerotic cardiovascular disease (ASCVD). The company also...
00:08 , Mar 8, 2018 |  BC Extra  |  Clinical News

Esperion reports first Phase III hypercholesterolemia data

Esperion Therapeutics Inc. (NASDAQ:ESPR) said once-daily oral bempedoic acid (ETC-1002) met the primary endpoint in the Phase III CLEAR Tranquility (1002-048) trial to treat hypercholesterolemia in patients with atherosclerotic cardiovascular disease (ASCVD). The company also...
17:22 , Mar 2, 2018 |  BC Week In Review  |  Company News

Esperion prices LDL-C candidate

Esperion Therapeutics Inc. (NASDAQ:ESPR) said it plans to price hypercholesterolemia candidate bempedoic acid (ETC-1002) at about $10 per day. The company said it is targeting patients who need less than 30% lowering in LDL-C and...
00:38 , Jan 6, 2018 |  BioCentury  |  Finance

Burgeoning bellwethers

  The miserable performance of large cap biotechs last quarter is likely to be a boon for small- and mid-cap players this year, in more ways than one. Buysiders spent most of 2017 focusing to a...
16:08 , Aug 11, 2017 |  BC Week In Review  |  Clinical News

Esperion's bempedoic acid combo meets in Phase II for hypercholesterolemia

Esperion Therapeutics Inc. (NASDAQ:ESPR) reported top-line data from the Phase II 1002-038 trial in 63 patients with hypercholesterolemia showing that the once-daily combination of 180 mg bempedoic acid (ETC-1002)/10 mg Zetia ezetimibe plus 20 mg...