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Soligenix Announces Grant of Broad European Patent for Topically Active Steroids to Treat Inflammatory Gastrointestinal Disorders
Date:5/10/2010

PRINCETON, N.J., May 10 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Soligenix, Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: SNGX) (Soligenix or the Company), a late-stage biotechnology company, announced today that the European Patent Office granted patent EP 1392321 "Method of Treating Inflammatory Disorders of the Gastrointestinal Tract using Topically Active Corticosteroids."  The new patent's main claims cover the use of topically active corticosteroids in orally administered dosage forms that act concurrently in the upper and lower gastrointestinal tract. These dosage forms include orBec®, an oral formulation of beclomethasone dipropionate (BDP), a topically active corticosteroid, currently in a confirmatory Phase 3 clinical trial for the treatment of acute gastrointestinal Graft-versus-Host disease (GI GVHD), an inflammatory condition arising from hematopoietic stem cell transplantation.  

"The granting of the European patent strengthens our intellectual property portfolio in the field of topically active steroids.  It demonstrates the novelty and utility of our approach to treating inflammatory GI diseases, such as GI GVHD with our two-pill system comprising an immediate- release and a delayed-release combination of oral BDP," said Christopher J. Schaber, PhD, President and CEO of Soligenix.  "This is the first European patent in our portfolio that addresses topically active formulations of corticosteroids, and we expect additional patents will be granted in the near future.  We believe that our oral BDP formulations may also have utility in other inflammatory GI diseases, such as radiation enteritis, irritable bowel syndrome and Crohn's disease."

In addition to issued patents and pending worldwide patent applications held by or exclusively licensed to Soligenix, orBec® also benefits from
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