Navigation Links
Shire Announces Opening of Office in Japan
Date:2/20/2009

ion of products in the Human Genetic Therapies pipeline, as well as identify potential future opportunities for growth in this market. He will also work closely with Japanese physicians and regulatory authorities to ensure the needs of affected patients and their families are being met.

Shire currently has numerous therapies available in Japan through strategic partnerships. In addition to the Japan representative office, Shire has offices in Singapore and Australia, and plans to continue exploring additional opportunities for growth throughout the Asia Pacific region.

Notes to Editors

SHIRE PLC

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 attention deficit and hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), human genetic therapies (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 products with strategically aligned and relatively small-scale sales forces will deliver strong results.

For further information on Shire, please visit the Company's website: http://www.shire.com.

"SAFE HARBOR" STATEMENT UNDER THE PRIVATE SECURITIES LITIGATION REFORM ACT OF 1995

Statements included herein that are not historical facts are forward-looking statements. Such forward-looking statements involve a number of risks and uncertainties and are subject to change at any time. In the event such risks or uncertainties materialize, the Company's results could be materially adversely affected. The
'/>"/>

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

Page: 1 2 3

Related biology technology :

1. Shire to Enter European ADHD Market With the Acquisition of EQUASYM(R) IR and XL
2. Shire Delivers Excellent Growth for the Year, With the new Product Portfolio Achieving Sales of $1 Billion
3. Shire Receives FOSRENOL Paragraph IV Notice Letters from Barr Laboratories and Mylan
4. Shire plc: Change to Directors Details
5. Shire Successfully Settles Former TKT Shareholder Appraisal Rights Litigation
6. Shires New Product Portfolio Delivers Strong Quarterly Performance
7. Change of Name to Shire plc
8. Shire Announces Holding of 81% in Jerini AG and Publication of Offer Document
9. Shire Delivers Strong Quarter: Driven by $243m of New Product Sales (+164% YOY Growth). Revenue Guidance Upgrade.
10. Shire Re-Launches ADHDSupport.com, a Virtual Road Map Providing Information, Tools and Practical Tips About Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)
11. Shire Ltd.: Robin Buchanan to Step Down as Non-Executive Director on Completion of Term of Office
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:8/29/2014)... August 29, 2014 Local veterinarian, Dr. ... Hospital are seeking candidates to participate in an investigational ... The ultimate goal of this study is to ... into one or two arthritically affected joints can help ... , Candidates for the current investigational study must be ...
(Date:8/29/2014)... 29, 2014 Intrinsic Imaging, an ... GAMP® 5 compliant imaging core lab, announced today ... II clinical trial to assess a new treatment ... trial, Intrinsic Imaging will provide comprehensive imaging core ... and charter development, site qualification, site training and ...
(Date:8/28/2014)... (PRWEB) August 28, 2014 “This kit has ... to screen from 0 to 150 ppb,” said Mark Tess, ... a significant benefit to plant owners and USDA-GIPSA inspection agencies ... other commodities. Testing can take place in a matter of ... can the plant test the feed and grain before accepting ...
(Date:8/28/2014)... Willow Grove, PA (PRWEB) August 28, 2014 ... talent, and create a culture that will allow individuals ... that are becoming increasingly important for employers looking to ... life science industries are embracing this trend, as the ... the fabric of a company, which will have real ...
Breaking Biology Technology:Burnt Hills Veterinary Hospital Seeks Candidates for an Investigational Study of Stem Cells for Dogs with Arthritis 2Intrinsic Imaging Awarded Phase II Clinical Trial to Assess New Treatment for Non-Hodgkin’s Lymphoma 2Klein Hersh International Leads Philadelphia Area Life Science Industry in Company Culture 2Klein Hersh International Leads Philadelphia Area Life Science Industry in Company Culture 3
... , EDMONTON, Dec. 11 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ - ... treatment of multiple sclerosis (MS), today announced that the Company ... Award" at the 4th Annual Scrip Awards held in London, ... development agreement granting Eli Lilly and Company (Lilly) exclusive worldwide ...
... http://www.myngle.com ), the global language platform, has just ... Europe Unlimited,s European Venture Summit,(EVS) ( http://www.e-unlimited.com/events/p200245/overview.asp ). ... is a showcase for the most promising Information ... from all over Europe to meet,and present themselves ...
... Mass., Dec. 11 Pressure BioSciences, Inc. (Nasdaq: ... International ("Omni") today announced that they have entered into ... the terms of the Agreement, the companies will: (1) ... information; (2) co-promote certain products at industry trade shows ...
Cached Biology Technology:BioMS Medical recognized at Scrip Awards 2008 2Myngle Best ICT Company at the European Ventures Summit 2Pressure BioSciences, Inc. and Omni International Announce Marketing, Distribution, and Technology Development Agreement 2Pressure BioSciences, Inc. and Omni International Announce Marketing, Distribution, and Technology Development Agreement 3Pressure BioSciences, Inc. and Omni International Announce Marketing, Distribution, and Technology Development Agreement 4Pressure BioSciences, Inc. and Omni International Announce Marketing, Distribution, and Technology Development Agreement 5
(Date:9/1/2014)... adapted to a life without light. They emit echolocation sounds ... distance to obstacles or prey. In their brains, they have ... out by researchers at Technische Universitt Mnchen (TUM) has shown ... external factors. , Closer objects appear larger ... an object, the number of activated neurons in its brain ...
(Date:8/31/2014)... a fast and accurate tool to diagnose tuberculosis ... newly developed test (TAM-TB assay) is the first ... children. The test features excellent specificity, a similar ... of a blood test. The promising findings are ... in children, particularly in tuberculosis-endemic regions. , The ...
(Date:8/31/2014)... us, germs go after each other. But when viruses ... infected microbes: Sometimes viruses actually carry helpful genes that ... or better attack its own hosts. , Scientists have ... robotically destroy anything it recognized as invading viral genes. ... that one variety of the bacterial immune system known ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):Zooming in for a safe flight 2New tuberculosis blood test in children is reliable and highly specific 2Discovery reveals how bacteria distinguish harmful vs. helpful viruses 2Discovery reveals how bacteria distinguish harmful vs. helpful viruses 3
... A team of scientists led by Dr. Kuniya Abe ... one of the most comprehensive genome-wide experimental analyses of ... the April issue of the journal Genome Research. , ... generated from opposite DNA strands at the same locus. ...
... that glow in the dark, University of Houston researchers ... clock cycles. , Gregory M. Cahill, associate professor of ... fellow UH researcher who is now at the University ... titled "Light-dependent Development of Circadian Gene Expression in Transgenic ...
... approval to Mylan Technologies, Inc., for the first generic ... used to treat patients suffering from severe chronic pain ... to the skin, this patch technology delivers fentanyl, an ... body through the skin providing pain relief for up ...
Cached Biology News:Researchers rein in regulatory RNAs 2Glow-in-the-dark zebrafish at UH hold keys to biological clocks 2Glow-in-the-dark zebrafish at UH hold keys to biological clocks 3
High-throughput DNA preparation and end sequencing of BAC libraries. 3730xl DNA sequencers. LIMS tracking utilizing Geospiza's Finch system. Full-length BAC sequencing also available. Our expertise h...
... DNA sequencing is the experimental process ... DNA region. The automated DNA Sequencing is ... thermostable DNA polymerase, which allows cycle sequencing ... and detected in a capillary instrument controlled ...
... 192 ) The antibody is preadsorbed to remove ... antibody buffered aqueous glycerol solution A ... Mg 2+ and Ca 2+ ), pH ... BSA (IgG, protease free) and 0.05% sodium azide ...
... The Bio-Plex maintenance, calibration, ... a custom 96-well plate used ... and calibration procedures using the ... MCV plate is for use ...
Biology Products: