Navigation Links
Human Genome Sciences Names Kevin P. McRaith Vice President, Hepatology Franchise
Date:5/15/2008

promotion with Baxter Healthcare Corporation. Mr. McRaith received his Bachelor of Science degree from the University of Iowa.

ABOUT HUMAN GENOME SCIENCES

The mission of HGS is to apply great science and great medicine to bring innovative drugs to patients with unmet medical needs.

The HGS clinical development pipeline includes novel drugs to treat hepatitis C, lupus, inhalation anthrax, cancer and other immune-mediated diseases. The Company's primary focus is rapid progress toward the commercialization of its two key lead drugs, Albuferon(R) (albinterferon alfa-2b) for hepatitis C and LymphoStat-B(R) (belimumab) for lupus. Phase 3 clinical trials of both drugs are ongoing.

ABthrax(TM) (raxibacumab) is in late-stage development for the treatment of inhalation anthrax, and the Company is on track to begin the delivery in fall 2008 of 20,000 doses of ABthrax to the Strategic National Stockpile under a contract entered into with the U.S. Government in June 2006. Other HGS drugs in clinical development include two TRAIL receptor antibodies for the treatment of cancer. HGS1029, a small-molecule antagonist of IAP (inhibitor of apoptosis) proteins, is expected to enter Phase 1 clinical trials soon for the treatment of cancer. In addition, HGS has substantial financial rights to three products in the GlaxoSmithKline clinical development pipeline.

For more information about HGS, please visit the Company's web site at http://www.hgsi.com. Health professionals and patients interested in clinical trials of HGS products may inquire via e-mail to clinical_trials@hgsi.com or by calling HGS at (301) 610-5790, extension 3550.

HGS, Human Genome Sciences, ABthrax, Albuferon and LymphoStat-B are trademarks of Human Genome Sciences, Inc.

SAFE HARBOR STATEMENT

This announcement contains forward-looking statements within the meaning of Secti
'/>"/>

SOURCE Human Genome Sciences, Inc.
Copyright©2008 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2 3

Related biology technology :

1. Volcano Corp Announces First Human Use of the Volcano Optical Coherence Tomography (OCT) Imaging Catheter
2. Human Genome Sciences Announces First Quarter 2008 Financial Results and Key Developments
3. Pioneer(R) Surgical Technology Announces First Human Implants of its NuNec(TM) Cervical Arthroplasty Device
4. China Biologic Products Announces SFDA Approval for the Production of Cryoprecipitate and for the Clinical Trial of Human Prothrombin Complex
5. Human Genome Sciences to Sponsor Conference Call to Discuss First Quarter 2008 Financial Results
6. Identity Sciences Introduces a New, Fast Forensic Human I.D. Test
7. Human Genome Sciences Advances Oncology Portfolio
8. AMDL Signs Exclusive Licensing Agreement for Human Papilloma Virus Diagnostic Test Kit in Certain Asian Countries
9. Human Pheromone Sciences Announces Quarterly and Full Year Results
10. CryoLife Announces Implant of First FDA-Cleared SynerGraft(R) Processed Human Pulmonary Heart Valve
11. Oregon Health Care Quality Corporation Receives Important Designation from U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:4/2/2015)... (PRWEB) April 02, 2015 One ... is to avoid false negative results. MultiGEN Diagnostics, ... Choice Laboratory Services, LLC (PCLS), has developed a ... eliminates false negatives, while at the same time ... “This unique combination is expected to improve the ...
(Date:4/1/2015)... “Science can be fun” was a key message, as ... a Girl to Engineering Day” at the University of Texas ... technology were presented by the UT Austin SPIE Student Chapter, ... $60,000 in International Year of Light activity grants ... . The IYL grants are in addition to education outreach ...
(Date:4/1/2015)... 01, 2015 Shimadzu Corporation announced ... Unified Chromatography system (Nexera UC) received the Pittcon ... on Analytical Chemistry and Applied Spectroscopy (Pittcon) held ... 12th. , The Pittcon Editors’ Awards recognize ... the first time based on votes by the ...
(Date:4/1/2015)... 1, 2015  VLP Therapeutics, LLC. ("VLP"), a ... research and development of therapeutic and preventative vaccines and ... proprietary vaccine technology, today announced that it has entered into ... at Nagasaki University in ... research and development of dengue vaccine candidates. ...
Breaking Biology Technology:MultiGEN Diagnostics, LLC Announces the Use of IC-Code™ Technology to Eliminate False Negatives in Molecular Diagnosis. 2Fun, wonder, importance of light are messages in SPIE Student Chapter IYL2015 events 2Fun, wonder, importance of light are messages in SPIE Student Chapter IYL2015 events 3Shimadzu Nexera UC Recognized at Pittcon 2015 with Editors’ Gold Award 2VLP Therapeutics Enters Collaboration with Institute of Tropical Medicine, Nagasaki University 2VLP Therapeutics Enters Collaboration with Institute of Tropical Medicine, Nagasaki University 3
... 2008, SAN DIEGO, May 12 Neurocrine Biosciences,Inc. ... will,present at the Citi Investment Research Global Health Care ... place Thursday, May 22,2008 at 3:00 p.m. Eastern Time ... simultaneously webcast and may be accessed on the,Company,s website ...
... MedApps announced today, that,it has been selected as ... as,part of Dell,s 2008 Global Small Business Excellence ... Health Monitoring System helps connect,people afflicted with chronic ... COPD, with their healthcare providers. This is,accomplished by ...
... Care, ST. LOUIS, May 12 Veran ... $4.75M in venture capital and private,financing to drive ... biopsy and ablation of cancer. St. Louis-based Prolog ... Capital Partners and existing private,investors. Veran also relocated ...
Cached Biology Technology:MedApps Selected as Dell-NFIB 2008 Business Excellence Award Finalist 2MedApps Selected as Dell-NFIB 2008 Business Excellence Award Finalist 3Veran Medical Technologies Secures $4.75M in First Institutional Funding 2
(Date:3/23/2015)... , March 23, 2015 SoundView Technology Group ... NXT-ID,s (NASDAQ: NXTD ) Wocket smart wallet. SoundView was one ... feedback on their experience with the Wocket in multiple scenarios ... CVS, Whole Foods and other retailers, making both debit and ... Tuttle also says, "If the company meets their plans ...
(Date:3/23/2015)... , March 23, 2015  In the 2014 ... fraud case conviction losses. This figure accounts for a ... according to The Nilson Report, exceeds $11 billion globally. ... tool after a crime has occurred. Investor Mark ... polygraph expert Joe Paolella partnered to administer ...
(Date:3/20/2015)... Research and Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/4stcg3/india_sensors ... "India Sensors Market Forecast and Opportunities 2020" ... market is projected to grow at a CAGR ... automotive, industrial and healthcare sectors are the key ... addition, adoption of MEMS technology in sensors is ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):Technology Research Note Update from SoundView; Real-World Usage and Feedback of Wocket Smart Wallet at CVS, Whole Foods and other Retailers 2Technology Research Note Update from SoundView; Real-World Usage and Feedback of Wocket Smart Wallet at CVS, Whole Foods and other Retailers 3Technology Research Note Update from SoundView; Real-World Usage and Feedback of Wocket Smart Wallet at CVS, Whole Foods and other Retailers 4Polygraph Test Now Used to Protect Investors From Fraud 2Polygraph Test Now Used to Protect Investors From Fraud 3India Sensors Market Forecast and Opportunities 2020 - STMicroelectronics held the largest share in 2014 2India Sensors Market Forecast and Opportunities 2020 - STMicroelectronics held the largest share in 2014 3
... from the University of Georgia College of Veterinary ... could open new avenues for treating Ichthyophthirius multifiliis, ... commonly attacks freshwater fish. With the aid ... two apparently symbiotic intracellular bacteria: Bacteroides, which ...
... Duke University Medical Center researchers have figured out how ... better able to resist radiation therapy. And using a drug ... cells, they were able to kill many more glioma cells ... builds off earlier research which showed that cancer stem cells ...
... is good for you, at least if you are a ... Oncology Center have shown that in healthy cells, a bundled ... storehouse, in its proper place. Understanding this cap,s influence on ... to the diagnosis and treatment of diseases such as cancer, ...
Cached Biology News:UGA researchers lead team in discovery involving devastating freshwater fish parasite, 'Ich' 2UGA researchers lead team in discovery involving devastating freshwater fish parasite, 'Ich' 3Discovery makes brain tumor cells more responsive to radiation 2A cell's 'cap' of bundled fibers could yield clues to disease 2
Chicken Aortic Smooth Muscle Cells (CAOSMC) (>500,000 cells)...
... Start Taq Monoclonal Antibody ... the onset of thermal ... and primer-dimer formation. When ... the antibody is quickly ...
... brings together UV irradiation and antimicrobial stainless ... PCR contamination! Quickly inactivate DNA between ... clean environment with antimicrobial coated stainless steel ... minutes with built-in 30-minute timer ...
... and easy to use Ascent ... all members of the Ascent ... a clear and easy-to-follow approach ... user-friendly and highly sophisticated data ...
Biology Products: