The corrective and aesthetic procedures market has more than doubled in the last five years with doctors using topical anesthetics for one in four of those procedures.
Galderma launched Pliaglis(TM) earlier this year in the USA and expects to file it with the regulatory authorities in the main worldwide markets later in 2008.
This license follows several recent transactions aimed at enriching Galderma's product offering to dermatology patients.
Galderma, created in 1981 as a joint venture between Nestle and L'Oreal, is a fully integrated specialty pharmaceutical company dedicated exclusively to dermatology. The Company has a presence in 65 countries with over 1000 sales representatives and is committed to improving the health of skin with an extensive line of products that treat a range of dermatological conditions including: acne, rosacea, fungal nail infections, psoriasis & steroid-responsive dermatoses, pigmentary disorders, skin cancers and medical solutions for skin senescence.
Galderma's new centre in Sophia Antipolis, France is the largest facility in the world dedicated to Research and Development in dermatology.
Galderma leading brands include Differin(R), Rozex(R)/Metro(R), Clobex(R), Tri-Luma(R), Loceryl(R) and Cetaphil(R). Recently launched products include Pliaglis(TM), a topical anaesthetic for dermatologic procedures in the United States, Epiduo(R), an innovative combination product for the treatment of acne in Europe and Argentina and Dysport(R), an injectable neuro-modulator for the correction of wrinkles in Brazil and Argentina. The Company's website is http://www.galderma.com.
About ZARS Pharma:
ZARS Pharma is a specialty pharmaceutical company focused on the
development and commercialization of topically administered drugs using
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