Navigation Links
Isis Pharmaceuticals (Nasdaq: ISIS) Letter to Shareholders
Date:11/23/2009

CARLSBAD, Calif., Nov. 23 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ --

Dear Isis Supporters and Shareholders,

I would like to start by thanking you for your continuing support of Isis. We believe we are at one of the most successful moments in our history. We are truly at the end of the beginning of creating a unique company with a novel drug discovery platform, which we believe addresses many of the issues haunting the pharmaceutical industry.

Our progress is predicated largely upon the success of our flagship drug, mipomersen. Mipomersen continues to perform well and progress toward commercialization. Isis, our investigators and members of the medical community are very encouraged by the results that were presented at the AHA last week. To get a sense of their support of the drug, I would encourage you to listen to the replay of the mipomersen investigator panel presentation that was conducted during AHA last week. I think you will hear not only their enthusiasm for the drug but their hope that mipomersen will provide a new treatment alternative for their patients at very high risk of cardiovascular disease.

We are disappointed with the reaction on Wall Street to what we believe is very positive news. We believe mipomersen will continue to provide results that speak for themselves. Each success brings us closer to getting mipomersen to the market and making the drug available to patients in need.

Our antisense technology provides a direct route from genes to drugs with the opportunity to dramatically improve the productivity of the pharmaceutical industry. With 19 drugs in development, we have one of the largest and most diverse pipelines in our industry. We know that sick people depend on us. We continue to strive for excellence as we create drugs for the future. We also recognize that behind our successes is the support we receive from you. I would like to personally thank you for that.

Sincerely,

Stanley T. Crooke

Isis Chairman and Chief Executive Officer

SOURCE Isis Pharmaceuticals, Inc.


'/>"/>
Copyright©2009 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Related medicine news :

1. Poniard Pharmaceuticals to Host Conference Call and Webcast at 8:00 a.m. Eastern Time Tomorrow to Discuss Results of Pivotal Phase 3 SPEAR Trial in Small Cell Lung Cancer
2. Jiangbo Pharmaceuticals to Present at Brean Murray, Carret 2009 China Growth Conference
3. Cadence Pharmaceuticals Reports Third Quarter 2009 Financial Results
4. Onyx Pharmaceuticals Reports Third Quarter 2009 Financial Results; Nexavar Global Net Sales Top $229 Million, 27% Increase Over Third Quarter 2008
5. Cumberland Pharmaceuticals to Present at Lazard Healthcare Conference in New York on November 17, 2009
6. Vanda Pharmaceuticals Reports Third Quarter 2009 Results
7. Amylin Pharmaceuticals and Takeda Enter into Worldwide Agreement to Co-Develop and Commercialize Compounds for Obesity
8. VIA Pharmaceuticals Featured at Cambridge Healthtech Institute Discovery on Target 2009 Conference
9. Vanda Pharmaceuticals to Announce Third Quarter 2009 Financial Results on November 2, 2009
10. Amira Pharmaceuticals to Present at the BIO Investor Forum in San Francisco
11. Positive Data from Arena Pharmaceuticals Pivotal BLOOM Trial Demonstrate that Lorcaserin Significantly Improved Markers of Cardiovascular Risk and Glycemic Parameters and was not Associated with Depression or Suicidal Ideation
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:2/9/2016)... ... February 09, 2016 , ... METTLER TOLEDO has published a ... a basic understanding of the techniques they use so they can more easily ... reduce waste and rework to create a leaner overall lab experience. , ...
(Date:2/9/2016)... ... February 09, 2016 , ... United Methodist Communications collaborated ... Prevention,” an animated video designed to prevent the next widespread Ebola ... video are being distributed throughout Togo, Liberia, Sierra Leone, Nigeria, Côte d’Ivoire and ...
(Date:2/9/2016)... ... ... and Kevin Harrington, and the Product Managers of AsSeenOnTV.pro are pleased to announce the ... that has solved some of the basic problems golfers have faced since the dawn of ... a rain shower, might understand the struggle of placing the club down for a split ...
(Date:2/8/2016)... (PRWEB) , ... February 08, 2016 , ... ... launched its newly redesigned website, federallabs.org . The site houses a wealth ... license available federal technologies through the process called technology transfer (T2). As a ...
(Date:2/8/2016)... ... 08, 2016 , ... Stephanie Hebert Insurance Agency, serving families ... new charity campaign. As part of their ongoing community involvement program, funds are ... that children deserve a voice, and in the spirit of neighbors helping neighbors ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:2/8/2016)... , Feb.8, 2016 Cardiac ... Summary GlobalData,s Medical Devices sector report, ... Assessment, 2015 " provides an overview of Cardiac ... report provides comprehensive information on the pipeline products ... stages of development. The report reviews major players ...
(Date:2/8/2016)... Respiratory Devices - Medical Devices Pipeline ... sector report, " Respiratory Devices - Medical Devices ... Respiratory Devices currently in pipeline stage. The ... with comparative analysis of the products at various ... involved in the pipeline product development. It also ...
(Date:2/8/2016)... 2016 Aesthetic Devices - Medical Devices Pipeline ... report, "Aesthetic Devices - Medical Devices Pipeline Assessment, 2015" ... stage. This report is prepared using ... by GlobalData,s team of industry experts. *Note: Certain ... based on the availability and relevance of data in ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: