Micromedic Technologies (TASE: MCTC) announced successful results of a clinical study designed to detect prostate cancer cells in urine specimens using its CellDetect technology.Read More
BioLight Life Sciences (TASE:BOLT) and other shareholders of its subsidiary, IOPtima, entered into a binding agreement for the investment and acquisition in stages of IOPtima by Chengdu Kanghong Pharmaceutical Group of China.Read More
BiondVax Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ, TASE:BVXV) signed a clinical trial agreement for a Phase 2 clinical trial with the NIH’s National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID).Read More
Cellect Biotechnology (NASDAQ, TASE:APOP) CEO, Dr. Shai Yarkoni, was selected to provide the keynote presentation at the 11th World Congress of Regenerative Medicine and Stem Cell Technologies in Singapore.Read More
IntelGenx (OTCQX:IGXT; TSXV:IGX) and RedHill Biopharma (NASDAQ, TASE:RDHL) resubmitted the 505(b)(2) NDA to the FDA for RIZAPORT 10 mg, an oral thin-film formulation of rizatriptan for the treatment of acute migraines.Read More
The European Patent Office has issued to Oramed Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ, TASE:ORMP) a notice of intent to grant a patent for broader claims for its invention titled, “Methods and Compositions for Oral Administration of Proteins.”Read More
BioTime (NYSE MKT, TASE: BTX) priced a public offering of 9,615,385 common shares at a price of $2.60 each for gross proceeds of about $25-million.Read More
BiondVax Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ, TASE:BVXV) announced that the board has formed a committee to identify a new chairman with relevant global experience to guide the company through the anticipated upcoming international Phase 3 trials and global commercialization.Read More
BioLight Life Sciences (TASE:BOLT) announced successful results from its glaucoma insert, VS101, (Eye-D latanoprost) in a Phase 1/2a clinical trial, which demonstrated its ability to lower intraocular pressure (IOP) for a 12-week period, with a favorable safety profile.Read More
IntelGenx (OTCQX:IGXT; TSX-V:IGX) and RedHill Biopharma (NASDAQ, TASE:RDHL) announced that the Ministry of Health of Luxembourg has granted national marketing authorization for RIZAPORT (5 mg and 10 mg), an oral thin film formulation of rizatriptan benzoate for the treatment of acute migraines.Read More
BioLight Life Sciences (OTCQX:BLGTY; TASE:BOLT) announced that one of its subsidiaries, DiagnosTear, has signed a services agreement with a pharmaceuticals company to provide analysis services with its TeaRx multi-parameter diagnostic assays for use in an clinical trial for dry eye syndrome (DES).Read More
BioTime (NYSE MKT, TASE:BTX) has closed a public offering of 7,453,704 common shares, including 972,222 shares in connection with the exercise in full of an underwriters’ over allotment option, at a price of $2.70 a share for gross proceeds of about $20.1-million.Read More
IntelGenx (OTCQX:IGXT; TSX-V:IGX) and RedHill Biopharma (NASDAQ,:RDHL; TASE:RDHL) have signed an exclusive license agreement with Pharmatronic for the commercialization of Rizaport in South Korea.Read More
Ladenburg Thalmann has initiated coverage of BioTime (NYSE MKT, TASE:BTX) with a “buy” rating and $6 price target. The stock closed at $3.59 on Thursday.
“We view BioTime as roughly halfway through a restructuring designed to unlock shareholder value through separation of non-core assets and accelerated development of the company's cell therapy programs in ophthalmetry, aesthetics and orthopedics,” writes analyst Kevin DeGeeter.Read More
Cellect Biotechnology (NASDAQ:APOP; TASE:CLBD) priced an initial public offering in the U.S. of 1,292,308 American Depository Shares (ADSs) and warrants to purchase up to 969,231 ADSs.Read More
BioLight Life Sciences (TASE:BOLT) reported promising results from a feasibility clinical study designed to detect prostate cancer cells in urine specimens using its CellDetect technology.
The study successfully demonstrated the feasibility of detecting intact cells originating in the prostate from urine samples following prostate massage.Read More
Can-Fite BioPharma’s (NYSE MKT:CANF; TASE:CFBI) subsidiary, OphthaliX (OTC:OPLI) released top-line results from its Phase 2 clinical trial of CF101 for the treatment of glaucoma.
No statistically significant differences were found between the CF101 treated group and the placebo group in the primary endpoint of lowering intra ocular pressure (IOP). High IOP is a characteristic of glaucoma. CF101 was found to have a favorable safety profile and was well tolerated.Read More
BioLight Life Sciences (TASE:BOLT) has obtained worldwide rights, excluding Israel and Italy, for the manufacturing, distribution, sales and marketing of a groundbreaking new eye drop product for the treatment of dry eye syndrome (DES) and other ophthalmic indications.
The product was in-licensed from Fischer Pharmaceuticals and RAMOT, the technology transfer arm of the Tel Aviv University.Read More
Can-Fite BioPharma (NYSE MKT:CANF; TASE:CFBI) has reported new findings for its drug candidate, CF602, showing statistically significant full recovery from erectile dysfunction after one single dose treatment in a preclinical diabetic model.
Can-Fite plans to file an IND application with the FDA for CF602 in the fourth quarter this year and plans to initiate a Phase 1 trial following IND approval.Read More
Can-Fite BioPharma (NYSE MKT:CANF; TASE:CFBI) has submitted to the European Medicines Agency (EMA) a protocol design for a Phase 3 trial and registration plan for its lead compound, CF101, in the treatment of rheumatoid arthritis. The company previously had a pre-submission meeting with the EMA.
The global trial is expected to begin in either the second or third quarter of 2016. It will investigate the efficacy and safety of CF101 administered orally twice daily for 16 weeks to patients with active rheumatoid arthritis treated with conventional disease modifying drugs.Read More