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  • 09 August 2017

    Clearside Biomedical, Inc. Announces Second Quarter 2017 Financial Results and Provides Corporate Update

    Clearside Biomedical, Inc. Announces Second Quarter 2017 Financial Results and Provides Corporate Update

    Clearside Biomedical, Inc. (NASDAQ:CLSD), a late-stage biopharmaceutical company developing first-in-class drug therapies to treat back-of-the-eye diseases, today reported financial results for the quarter and six months ended June 30, 2017 and provided an update on its development programs.

  • 08 August 2017

    Clearside Biomedical, Inc. Announces Changes to its Board of Directors

    Clearside Biomedical, Inc. Announces Changes to its Board of Directors

    Clearside Biomedical, Inc. (NASDAQ:CLSD), a late-stage biopharmaceutical company developing first-in-class drug therapies to treat back-of-the-eye diseases, today announced that George Lasezkay, Pharm.D., J.D. has been appointed to its board of directors, effective immediately.  Dr. Lasezkay will succeed Derek Yoon, who resigned from the board as of August 8, 2017.

  • 07 August 2017

    Clearside Biomedical Announces Completion of Patient Enrollment in Pivotal Phase 3 PEACHTREE Clinical Trial of CLS-TA for Suprachoroidal Administration in Patients with Macular Edema Associated with Non-Infectious Uveitis

    Clearside Biomedical Announces Completion of Patient Enrollment in Pivotal Phase 3 PEACHTREE Clinical Trial of CLS-TA for Suprachoroidal Administration in Patients with Macular Edema Associated with Non-Infectious Uveitis

    Clearside Biomedical, Inc.  (NASDAQ:CLSD), a late-stage biopharmaceutical company developing first-in-class drug therapies to treat back-of-the-eye diseases, today announced completion of patient enrollment in the pivotal PEACHTREE clinical trial.  This Phase 3 clinical trial is evaluating the safety and efficacy of CLS-TA for suprachoroidal administration (“suprachoroidal CLS-TA”), Clearside’s proprietary suspension formulation of the corticosteroid triamcinolone acetonide, for the treatment of macular edema associated with non-infectious uveitis. Patient follow-up in the PEACHTREE trial is 6 months.  Accordingly, Clearside currently expects to report top-line results from the trial in the first quarter of 2018.

  • 11 July 2017

    Preclinical Results Support Entinostat's Role in Targeting the Tumor Microenvironment to Enhance Immune Checkpoint Therapy

    Preclinical Results Support Entinostat's Role in Targeting the Tumor Microenvironment to Enhance Immune Checkpoint Therapy

    Syndax Pharmaceuticals, Inc. ("Syndax," the "Company" or "we") (Nasdaq: SNDX), a clinical stage biopharmaceutical company developing entinostat and SNDX-6352 in multiple cancer indications, in collaboration with The Wistar Institute and Indiana University Melvin and Bren Simon Cancer Center, today announced the publication of a preclinical report demonstrating that entinostat, Syndax's oral, Class-I histone deacetylase inhibitor, enhances the antitumor effect of PD-1 (programmed death receptor-1) blockade through the inhibition of myeloid derived suppressor cells (MDSCs).

  • 11 July 2017

    Clearside Biomedical Announces First Patient Randomized in Phase 2 Clinical Trial of CLS-TA Used Together with Eylea in Patients with Diabetic Macular Edema

    Clearside Biomedical Announces First Patient Randomized in Phase 2 Clinical Trial of CLS-TA Used Together with Eylea in Patients with Diabetic Macular Edema

    Clearside Biomedical, Inc. (NASDAQ:CLSD), a late-stage biopharmaceutical company developing first-in-class drug therapies to treat back-of-the-eye diseases, today announced the enrollment of the first patient in a phase 2 clinical trial (“TYBEE”) of CLS-TA for suprachoroidal administration (“suprachoroidal CLS-TA”), Clearside’s proprietary suspension formulation of the corticosteroid triamcinolone acetonide, used together with intravitreally administered EYLEA® (aflibercept) (“intravitreal Eylea”) for the treatment of diabetic macular edema (“DME”).

  • 29 June 2017

    FDA Grants Orphan Drug Designation for Ganaxolone in CDKL5 Disorder

    FDA Grants Orphan Drug Designation for Ganaxolone in CDKL5 Disorder

    Marinus Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Nasdaq:MRNS), a biopharmaceutical company dedicated to the development of innovative therapeutics to treat epilepsy and neuropsychiatric disorders, today announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has granted Orphan Drug Designation to ganaxolone for the treatment of CDKL5 Disorder. Ganaxolone is currently being evaluated in children with CDKL5 Disorder in a Phase 2 clinical trial. 

  • 27 June 2017

    Marinus Pharmaceuticals Launches the Ganaxolone Clinical Program in Patients with Postpartum Depression

    Marinus Pharmaceuticals Launches the Ganaxolone Clinical Program in Patients with Postpartum Depression

    Marinus Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Nasdaq:MRNS), a biopharmaceutical company dedicated to the development of innovative therapeutics to treat epilepsy and neuropsychiatric disorders, today announced that it has initiated its Phase 2 double-blind, placebo-controlled clinical trial to evaluate the safety, efficacy and pharmacokinetics (PK) of ganaxolone IV in women diagnosed with severe postpartum depression (Magnolia study). 

  • 08 June 2017

    Clearside BiomedicalТs TANZANITE Extension Study in Patients with Macular Edema Associated with Retinal Vein Occlusion Presented at the 40th Annual Macula Society Meeting

    Clearside BiomedicalТs TANZANITE Extension Study in Patients with Macular Edema Associated with Retinal Vein Occlusion Presented at the 40th Annual Macula Society Meeting

    Clearside Biomedical, Inc. (NASDAQ:CLSD), a late-stage biopharmaceutical company developing first-in-class drug therapies to treat back-of-the-eye diseases, announced that, today Charles C. Wykoff , MD, PhD, presented preliminary results from a non-interventional and retrospective trial (the “Extension Study”) of patients who had participated in the completed Phase 2 trial of CLS-TA for suprachoroidal administration (“suprachoroidal CLS-TA”). 74% of RVO Patients Receiving CLS-TA for Suprachoroidal Administration Together with Intravitreally Administered EYLEA® Did Not Receive Any Additional Treatment Over 9 Months.

  • 02 June 2017

    NovaDigm Therapeutics Awarded $6 Million by U.S. Department of Defense to Conduct a Phase 2a Staphylococcus aureus Vaccine Trial

    NovaDigm Therapeutics Awarded $6 Million by U.S. Department of Defense to Conduct a Phase 2a Staphylococcus aureus Vaccine Trial

    NovaDigm Therapeutics, a company developing innovative immunotherapeutics and preventative vaccines for fungal and bacterial infections, today announced awards totaling $6 million from the U.S. Department of Defense to conduct a clinical study of NDV-3A in military personnel at high risk for skin and soft tissue infections due to Staphylococcus aureus (“S. aureus”), including methicillin-resistant S. aureus (MRSA). NovaDigm will collaborate with the Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences (USU) on the execution of the Phase 2a study among U.S. Army Infantry trainees at Fort Benning, GA.

  • 30 May 2017

    NovaMedica began construction of a pharmaceutical plant in the Kaluga region

    NovaMedica began construction of a pharmaceutical plant in the Kaluga region

    Russian pharmaceutical company NovaMedica, a portfolio company of RUSNANO, announces the start of construction of a plant for the production of sterile injectable drugs as part of its long-term strategy to localize innovative medicines and technologies of their development and production in Russia. The plant will be built in the industrial park “Vorsino” in the Kaluga region.