Navigation Links
Publication of Shire plc's Annual Report 2008
Date:3/25/2009

olio (REPLAGAL, ELAPRASE, and FIRAZYR) and a number of very exciting Phase 2 and 3 products designed to treat such debilitating conditions as Gaucher disease, Fabry disease and Metachromatic Leukodystrophy. HGT now occupies an entire campus in Lexington, Massachusetts-a campus that we opened to investors in November during our first-ever HGT Business Day.

Moreover, HGT products are helping Shire meet its goal of global diversification, with REPLAGAL and ELAPRASE together now approved and in use in more than 40 countries, and 70% of HGT sales now generated outside the United States. Our world really is expanding rapidly at Shire, and we are taking aggressive steps to capitalize on-and to create-opportunities for patients around the world who do not yet have access to the life-altering medicines that we manufacture and sell.

Pressures abound in the current economy, but at Shire we're not just merely biding our time. We are moving forward-bolstering our pipeline through business-enhancing acquisitions, anticipating breakthroughs for patients with unmet needs, capitalizing on new patient populations, and looking for commonalities between our Specialty and HGT businesses. It's been an exciting time and the future promises even more. I thank my colleagues for continuing to help Shire live up to its own promise.

Angus Russell

Overview

Shire's strategic goal is to become the leading specialty biopharmaceutical company that focuses on meeting the needs of the specialist physician. Shire focuses its business on ADHD, HGT and gastrointestinal ('GI') diseases as well as opportunities in other therapeutic areas to the extent they arise through acquisitions. Shire's in-licensing, merger and acquisition efforts are focused on products in specialist markets with strong intellectual property protection and global rights. Shire believes that a carefully selected and balanced portfolio of p
'/>"/>

SOURCE Shire Plc
Copyright©2009 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33

Related biology technology :

1. Bionovo Announces Publication of Positive Phase 2 Trial Results for Menerba(TM)
2. Sopherion Therapeutics, LLC Announces Publication of Phase I/II Myocet(R) (Nonpegylated Liposomal Doxorubicin) Data in Advanced Breast Cancer Patients
3. InVitria Among Leading Innovators in Cell Culture Media According to Top Biotechnology Publication
4. BioTrends Releases TreatmentTrends(TM): US Nephrology, an Ongoing Syndicated Publication Providing Insight into Physician Perceptions and Management of Renal Anemia, Hyperphosphatemia, and Secondary Hyperparathyroidism
5. New Publications Show Noninvasive Magnetic Resonance-Guided Focused Ultrasound to be a Potentially Safe, Effective Pain-Relieving Treatment for Bone Metastases
6. PharmSource and BioProcess Technology Consultants Announce Publication of New Market Report: Cell Culture Manufacturing Capacity: Trends and Outlook through 2013
7. Webcast Alert: Regulus Therapeutics, Alnylam Pharmaceuticals and Isis Pharmaceuticals Announce New Nature Publication on miR-21 Conference Call
8. Genomic Health Announces Publication of a Study Demonstrating the Oncotype DX(R) Breast Cancer Assay Influences Chemotherapy Treatment Recommendation in 44 Percent of Patients Evaluated
9. Publication on Tregitopes in Blood Journal of October 2008
10. Repligen Announces Publication of Positive Results with Proprietary HDAC Inhibitor in Huntingtons Disease Model
11. ABMAC Foundation Announces Publication of an Historic Volume Documenting the Creation of a National Health Care System in Taiwan
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:9/2/2014)... NEW YORK , September 2, 2014 ... Market Study on Membrane Technology in Pharmaceutical, Biopharma and ... Witness Highest Growth by 2019" the global membrane technology market for ... 7,029.9 million in 2014 and is expected to grow ... to reach an estimated value of USD 10,886.0 million ...
(Date:9/2/2014)... Opertech Bio, Inc., a company that ... approach to sensory evaluation, today announced the issuance ... Patent and Trademark Office, encompassing high-throughput sensory discrimination ... taste evaluation technology called Microtiter Operant Gustometer or ... for rapid characterization of taste sensory properties,” said ...
(Date:9/2/2014)... 2014  Synthetic Biologics, Inc. (NYSE MKT: SYN), ... candidates targeting specific pathogens that cause serious infections ... final preclinical toxicology study of SYN-004. Per U.S. ... study was required to move the Company,s lead ... devastating effects of Clostridium difficile (C. difficile), ...
(Date:9/2/2014)... September 2, 2014 Culot brings ... and lab management services  BioData, producer of ... pleased to announce the appointment of Louis Culot ... served as VP Marketing and Business Development at BioDiscovery ... and clinical applications. Previously, Culot worked for ...
Breaking Biology Technology:Global Membrane Technology Market Will Reach $10,886.0 Million in 2019: Persistence Market Research 2Global Membrane Technology Market Will Reach $10,886.0 Million in 2019: Persistence Market Research 3Global Membrane Technology Market Will Reach $10,886.0 Million in 2019: Persistence Market Research 4Global Membrane Technology Market Will Reach $10,886.0 Million in 2019: Persistence Market Research 5Opertech Bio Receives U.S. Patent for High-Throughput Taste Evaluation Technology 2Synthetic Biologics to Initiate Clinical Trials of SYN-004 in 4Q 2014 to Prevent Potentially Deadly C. difficile Infections 2Synthetic Biologics to Initiate Clinical Trials of SYN-004 in 4Q 2014 to Prevent Potentially Deadly C. difficile Infections 3Synthetic Biologics to Initiate Clinical Trials of SYN-004 in 4Q 2014 to Prevent Potentially Deadly C. difficile Infections 4Synthetic Biologics to Initiate Clinical Trials of SYN-004 in 4Q 2014 to Prevent Potentially Deadly C. difficile Infections 5Louis Culot Appointed as BioData's CEO 2
... 6 Today, Pepscan reports,that it has achieved ... its,CLIPS-based synthetic peptide immunogen technology. By constructing synthetic,3D ... has induced functional,antibodies against the formerly intractable GPCR ... be involved in tumor angiogenesis. , ...
... today a strategic partnership with Scottsdale Clinical Research Institute ... cutting edge knowledge discovery and collaboration tools at ... more access to the latest therapies to treat cancer ... and communicate with each other about difficult cases. ...
... Communications Solution Demonstrated at HIMSS 2009BERKELEY HEIGHTS, N.J., ... (Nasdaq: ADAT ), a worldwide provider ... services, today announced that it has integrated Authentidate,s ... to improve hospital patient discharges. "Hospitals are looking ...
Cached Biology Technology:Pepscan Achieves a Breakthrough With CLIPS Immunogen Technology: Synthetic Peptide Antigen is Able to Induce Fully Functional Antibodies Against a Formerly Intractable GPCR Target CXCR7 2MedTrust Online and Scottsdale Clinical Research Institute at Scottsdale Healthcare Announce Collaboration to Provide Cutting Edge Technology to Improve Patient Care 2Authentidate Teams with Nortel to Enhance Hospital Patient Discharge and Placement Processes 2Authentidate Teams with Nortel to Enhance Hospital Patient Discharge and Placement Processes 3Authentidate Teams with Nortel to Enhance Hospital Patient Discharge and Placement Processes 4
(Date:9/2/2014)... MD - The American Society of Human Genetics ... (NHGRI), part of the National Institutes of Health, ... at Northwestern University in Chicago, the newest ASHG/NHGRI ... begins today. , The Genetics and Public Policy ... develop and implement genetics-related health and research policy ...
(Date:9/2/2014)... PARK, Md. -- A team of University of ... they and other scientists say make possible new ... from clean energy and quantum computing advances to ... 2, issue of Nature Communications the ... synthesis strategy for hybrid nanostructures that uses a ...
(Date:9/2/2014)... [Brown University] It,s hard to comprehend how bad ... has become without knowing what it was before people ... rate was 10 times lower than scientists had thought, ... worse. , Extinctions are about 1,000 times more frequent ... came along. The explanation from lead author Jurriaan de ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):ASHG and NHGRI award genetics and public policy fellowship 2New synthesis method may shape future of nanostructures, clean energy 2New synthesis method may shape future of nanostructures, clean energy 3Extinctions during human era worse than thought 2Extinctions during human era worse than thought 3
... The Scripps Research Institute (TSRI) and the Takeda ... research collaboration to search for new drug targets for ... an initial collaboration launched in 2010 between scientists on ... led to several breakthroughs in identifying potential new compounds ...
... release is available in French . ... Sciences and his colleagues have unearthed a major scientific discovery ... Shale fossil beds, located in Yoho National Park. The fossils ... 505 million years old., Their study, to be published online ...
... March 13, 2013 Even after researchers studying White Nose ... is at the heart of the devastating disease, detecting ... This month, the journal Mycologia will publish research ... identifying additional species of Geomyces and describing development ...
Cached Biology News:Scripps Research and Takeda Pharmaceuticals announce expanded research collaboration 2Strange phallus-shaped creature provides crucial missing link 2More accurate, sensitive DNA test allows early identification of fungus causing WNS 2
Hybridization chamblers suitable for use with all ChIP-GLAS microarrays....
Integrins Sampler Kit 10g each...
Protein Tyrosine Phosphatase Sampler Kit 10g each...
... Solid phase reagent ... purification; Easy & unique ... Compatible with detergents and ... & recover non-envelop viruses ...
Biology Products: