16:42 , Sep 21, 2018 |  BC Week In Review  |  Clinical News

AZ says Phase IIIb data of Bevespi Aerosphere in COPD are 'inconsistent with previous data'

AstraZeneca plc (LSE:AZN; NYSE:AZN) said Bevespi Aerosphere glycopyrrolate/formoterol fumarate met one of three primary endpoints in the Phase IIIb AERISTO trial to treat moderate to very severe chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD). Bevespi Aerosphere was...
20:27 , Feb 2, 2018 |  BC Week In Review  |  Clinical News

After Phase III results, AZ's COPD combo heading for submissions

AstraZeneca plc (LSE:AZN; NYSE:AZN) said triple combination therapy PT010 met six of seven primary endpoints evaluating lung function in the Phase III KRONOS trial to treat moderate to very severe chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD)....
21:36 , Jan 26, 2018 |  BC Extra  |  Clinical News

After Phase III results, AZ's COPD combo heading for submissions

AstraZeneca plc (LSE:AZN; NYSE:AZN) said triple combination therapy PT010 met six of seven primary endpoints evaluating lung function in the Phase III KRONOS trial to treat moderate to very severe chronic obstructive pulmonary disease. The...
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...
20:52 , Mar 23, 2017 |  BC Week In Review  |  Company News

AZ, Circassia deal

AstraZeneca agreed to share rights to two chronic obstructive pulmonary disease therapies with Circassia. Circassia will lead promotion of AZ's Tudorza Pressair aclidinium bromide in the U.S., and may opt to acquire full U.S. rights....
22:25 , Mar 17, 2017 |  BC Extra  |  Company News

AZ, Circassia to share rights to two COPD therapies

AstraZeneca plc (LSE:AZN; NYSE:AZN) agreed to share rights to two chronic obstructive pulmonary disease therapies with Circassia Pharmaceuticals plc (LSE:CIR). Circassia is to lead promotion of AZ's Tudorza Pressair aclidinium bromide in the U.S., and...
22:43 , Jan 20, 2017 |  BC Week In Review  |  Company News

AZ sales and marketing update

AstraZeneca launched Bevespi Aerosphere glycopyrrolate/formoterol fumarate in the U.S. for long-term maintenance treatment of airflow obstruction in patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD). The wholesale acquisition cost (WAC) is $334.62 for 120 inhalations. The...
00:53 , Dec 31, 2016 |  BioCentury  |  Finance

Delivering takeouts

  BioCentury’s 25th annual Buyside View finds biotech investors focusing on mid-cap names with late-stage or marketed products that could become M&A targets. “The main theme playing at the moment is investors like us are looking more...
07:00 , Jul 11, 2016 |  BioCentury  |  Finance

Shedding red

Steve Edelson, Senior Editor   Brexit nearly wiped out what looked to be a rebound quarter for biotech. Only two market cap segments finished in positive territory, and smaller companies continued to get pounded. Big caps...
07:00 , May 2, 2016 |  BC Week In Review  |  Clinical News

Bevespi Aerosphere glycopyrrolate/formoterol fumarate regulatory update

FDA approved an NDA for twice-daily Bevespi Aerosphere glycopyrrolate/formoterol fumarate from AstraZeneca for long-term maintenance treatment of airflow obstruction in patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD). Bevespi Aerosphere delivers glycopyrrolate ( PT001), a long-acting...