Navigation Links
Optimer Pharmaceuticals Announces Lower Recurrence Rates for Fidaxomicin Versus Vancocin(R) in Subgroup Analyses from Its Phase 3 Study for the Treatment of CDI
Date:6/2/2009

ss and concern of CDI among medical professionals and public health officials.

Scheduled Conference Call

The Company will host a conference call for the investment community today beginning at 3:00 p.m. Pacific time (6:00 p.m. Eastern time) to discuss the additional fidaxomicin Phase 3 data and answer questions.

To participate in the live call by telephone, please dial (877) 419-6590 from the U.S., or (719) 325-4893 from outside the U.S. The conference call will be webcast live under the Investors section of Optimer's website at www.optimerpharma.com.

About Fidaxomicin

Fidaxomicin is the first in a new class of antibiotics called macrocyclics, which inhibit the bacterial enzyme RNA polymerase, resulting in the death of Clostridium difficile. The narrow spectrum profile of fidaxomicin may eradicate Clostridium difficile selectively with minimal disruption to the normal intestinal flora. This may facilitate the return of the normal physiological conditions in the colon and reduce the probability of CDI recurrence.

About Optimer Pharmaceuticals

Optimer Pharmaceuticals, Inc. is a biopharmaceutical company focused on discovering, developing and commercializing innovative anti-infective products to treat serious infections and address unmet medical needs. Optimer has two late-stage anti-infective product candidates under development. Fidaxomicin, formerly known as OPT-80, is the only antibiotic therapy currently in Phase 3 worldwide clinical development for Clostridium difficile infection. Prulifloxacin is an antibiotic which has completed two Phase 3 clinical trials for the treatment of travelers' diarrhea, a form of infectious diarrhea. Additional information can be found at http://www.optimerpharma.com.
'/>"/>

SOURCE Optimer Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
Copyright©2009 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2 3 4 5

Related biology technology :

1. Optimer Pharmaceuticals Reports First Quarter 2009 Financial Results
2. Vion Pharmaceuticals Pays Interest on 7.75% Convertible Senior Notes
3. China Biopharmaceuticals Holdings Announces Second Quarter 2007 Financial Results
4. Vion Pharmaceuticals Completes Accrual of 85 Patients to its Pivotal Phase II Trial of Cloretazine(R) (VNP40101M) in Elderly AML
5. XTL Biopharmaceuticals Announces Financial Results for the Six Months Ended June 30, 2007
6. Cadence Pharmaceuticals Reports Second Quarter 2007 Financial Results
7. Nabi Biopharmaceuticals to Present at Upcoming Industry Conferences
8. Anadys Pharmaceuticals Appoints Steve Worland, Ph.D. as President and Chief Executive Officer
9. Poniard Pharmaceuticals Announces Participation in Upcoming Conferences
10. NovaQuest Advances Virtual Development Model With Strategic Investment in TOPIGEN Pharmaceuticals
11. Drug Royalty Corporation (DRC) Announces Acquisition Regarding PEG-INTRON(R) From Enzon Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (ENZN)
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:1/22/2015)... Dr. Greg Leyer of UAS Labs recently was invited to ... on probiotics in San Diego, CA. , The Scripps ... health care professionals. This year’s pre-conference seminar was held on ... Dr. Leyer spoke about the emerging topics and science in ...
(Date:1/22/2015)...   Cypher Genomics, Inc., the leading genome ... SQNM ), the leading molecular diagnostics company, today ... prenatal tests (NIPT). Through this agreement, Sequenom will ... advance analysis of clinically-relevant fetal sub-chromosomal variants detected ...
(Date:12/24/2014)... , Dec. 24, 2014  United Therapeutics Corporation (NASDAQ: ... MDT ) has submitted a pre-market approval ... for the use of Medtronic,s SynchroMed ® II ... for use with United Therapeutics, Remodulin ® (treprostinil) ...
(Date:12/24/2014)... 23, 2014 GMO corn cases filed across ... in the process of being consolidated in a Kansas federal ... Syngenta AG MIR 162 Corn Litigation, MDL No. 2591 in ... Management of the Syngenta GMO corn multidistrict litigation (MDL) has ...
Breaking Biology Technology:Cypher Genomics and Sequenom Announce Development Agreement 2Cypher Genomics and Sequenom Announce Development Agreement 3Cypher Genomics and Sequenom Announce Development Agreement 4United Therapeutics Announces Submission Of Pre-Market Approval Application For Implantable Drug Infusion System To Deliver Remodulin 2United Therapeutics Announces Submission Of Pre-Market Approval Application For Implantable Drug Infusion System To Deliver Remodulin 3United Therapeutics Announces Submission Of Pre-Market Approval Application For Implantable Drug Infusion System To Deliver Remodulin 4Carey Danis & Lowe Reports on Syngenta GMO Corn Transfer Order 2
... June 26 At a meeting of its,Board of Directors, ... the Common and Preferred Stock of the Company., A ... of Common Stock was declared payable on September 2, 2008 ... 13, 2008., In addition, a dividend of fifty cents ...
... ROCKVILLE, Md. and LA JOLLA, Calif., June ... not-for-profit genomic research,organization, today announced that Robert Friedman, ... the JCVI La Jolla, California facility. The,organization also ... --,Karen Nelson, Ph.D., Samuel Levy, Ph.D., and Yu-Hui ...
... of migration specialists has completed their first successful content migrations ... for a global chemical manufacturing company and a multinational biotechnology ... ... June 26, 2008 -- Impact Systems Inc., ( www.impactinfosys.com ), ...
Cached Biology Technology:J. Craig Venter Institute Names Robert Friedman, Ph.D., Deputy Director of West Coast Facility 2J. Craig Venter Institute Names Robert Friedman, Ph.D., Deputy Director of West Coast Facility 3J. Craig Venter Institute Names Robert Friedman, Ph.D., Deputy Director of West Coast Facility 4J. Craig Venter Institute Names Robert Friedman, Ph.D., Deputy Director of West Coast Facility 5Impact Systems Announces Completion of Successful Enterprise Content Migrations to Documentum 6 2Impact Systems Announces Completion of Successful Enterprise Content Migrations to Documentum 6 3
(Date:12/19/2014)... , Dec. 18, 2014 Research and Markets ... "iPhone 5S Fingerprint Sensor - Apple/AuthenTec TMDR92 & ... http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 ... introduced the fingerprint reading feature with the iPhone 5S. ...
(Date:12/19/2014)...  23andMe, Inc., the leading personal genetics company, today announced the ... ancestry of individuals from across the United States ... four hundred years ago, the United States ... different continents. This study illuminates how American history and the ...
(Date:12/17/2014)... Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/s6qzt5/samsung_galaxy_s5 ) has announced the ... Button Synaptics Fingerprint Sensor Technology Analysis" report to ... Based on a totally different sensing technology ... time a fingerprint sensor in its product. ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):iPhone 5S Fingerprint Sensor - Apple/AuthenTec TMDR92 & Sapphire - Technology Report 223andMe Study Sketches Genetic Portrait of the United States 223andMe Study Sketches Genetic Portrait of the United States 323andMe Study Sketches Genetic Portrait of the United States 4Samsung Galaxy S5 - Home Button Synaptics Fingerprint Sensor Technology Analysis 2
... A group of enthusiastic cytogeneticists (Marlykynti Hynniewta, Surendra Kumar Malik ... show that C. indica occupies a special ... genus Citrus is an economically important horticultural crop known for ... species of Citrus of which at least nine species are ...
... Germany has intensified. This was highlighted by Professor Matthias ... Foundation), during a visit to India taking him to ... Nov. 3 and 4, 2011. "Cooperation between ... said the DFG President in a meeting with representatives ...
... A honey bee becomes a royal queen or a ... as a larva. While it has been well established that ... molecular path from food to queen is still in dispute. ... and Gro Amdam, have helped reconcile some of the conflicts ...
Cached Biology News:Scientific collaboration between India and Germany reaches new dimension 2Protein love triangle key to crowning bees queens? 2
Sheep polyclonal to Methaqualone ( Abpromise for all tested applications). Antigen: Methaqualone(5') conjugated to BSA...
... Product Goat polyclonal to BRF2 ... terminal amino acids 406-419 of Human BRF2. ... yet tested in other species. Background Information ... of the RNA polymerase III transcription factor complex ...
Anti-Kusabira Orange Monoclonal Antibody Description: 100 g Research Focus: tag Storage: -20C Shipping Temperature: 4C...
alpha/beta-Tubulin Antibody Ship: Hot Store: -20 C...
Biology Products: