Navigation Links
Vista Partners Initiates Coverage on Raptor Pharmaceuticals Corp.

LOS ANGELES, Oct. 9 /PRNewswire/ -- Vista Partners announced today that it has initiated coverage on Raptor Pharmaceuticals Corp. (OTC Bulletin Board: RPTP). "Raptor's management team was pivotal in getting two drugs approved and creating stockholder value while at BioMarin Pharmaceutical, a $2.4B biotech company and we believe they will do it again with Raptor," stated Ross Silver, Director of Research at Vista Partners. Vista Partners provides independent, equity research to institutional and individual investors, with a focus on publicly traded small capitalization companies. For more information and to download the report; please visit the Vista Partners website at

About Raptor:

Raptor Pharmaceuticals Corp.'s (the "Company") sole business is its 100% ownership of Raptor Pharmaceutical Inc., a development stage biotechnology company which bioengineers novel drug candidates and drug-targeting platforms derived from the human receptor-associated protein ("RAP") and related proteins. The Company's preclinical programs target cancer, neurodegenerative disorders, infectious diseases and osteoporosis. HepTide(TM) utilizes engineered RAP-based peptides conjugated to drugs to target their delivery to the liver. In neurodegenerative diseases, engineered RAP peptides called NeuroTrans(TM) are currently undergoing evaluation at Stanford University in cell culture and preclinical models for their ability to enhance the transport of molecules from blood to brain. In osteoporosis, Raptor is testing the ability of WntTide(TM), which are Mesd and engineered Mesd-based peptides and act through LRP5, a known determinant of bone density, to combat osteoporosis and increase bone density. In an effort to protect its novel approach, Raptor currently has five patent applications in review in the U.S., and countries in Europe and Asia, as well as two provisional patent applications licensed from Washington University. In addition, the Company has recently submitted two new provisional patent applications in the U.S., the first of which covers a new family of RAP peptides, with the second application to further support and expand the Company's coverage in specific disease indications.


Vista Partners LLC

Ross Silver

(415) 738-6229

SOURCE Vista Partners LLC
Copyright©2007 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Related medicine news :

1. Evista Not A Cure For Heart Disease
2. Spouses and other partners lower blood pressure says new research
3. Changing Partners may put Expectant Mothers at Risk
4. British Healthcare Mission Explores Partnership Possibilities With Indian Healthcare Sector
5. Partnership Between Diabetes India And Elsevier Announced
6. Betterment Of Health In Case Of Gay And Lesbian Civil Partnerships
7. Private Public Partnership To Tackle TB, In Karnataka
8. Courting HIV through Marriage or Partnership
9. Jealousy In Men Peaks When Partners Are Most Fertile
10. War Trauma Not Passed On To Partners And Children, Study
11. SRM Inst Signs Mou With Partners Health Care
Post Your Comments:
(Date:10/13/2015)... ... , ... Sir Grout of Greater Boston donated an expansive, seven room ... House Charities® (RMHC®). This donation was made in an effort to give back to ... inception. , “We believe strongly in the Ronald McDonald House Charities, and they are ...
(Date:10/13/2015)... (PRWEB) , ... October 13, 2015 , ... ... its newest technology platform, ENGAGE, at HIMSS’s Patient Engagement Summit . HealthAware ... , ENGAGE delivers innovative health programs and interventions via mobile devices that provide ...
(Date:10/13/2015)... ... October 13, 2015 , ... Element ... products, introduced a new company, RightSensor™ LLC, an Internet of Things (IoT) hardware ... RightSensor™ provides a fully-managed approach for customers requiring sensor hardware for critical data ...
(Date:10/13/2015)... ... , ... NavaFit Inc. today announced the launch of its NavaFit app for ... local fitness & sporting events, and stay motivated. Users can download the ... us to get more serious about fitness and wellness, individuals are constantly looking for ...
(Date:10/13/2015)... , ... October 13, 2015 ... ... Omega-3, a first-of-its kind product that targets the unique health needs of ... of the American Pregnancy Association ( ), utilizes Nordic Naturals’ exclusive, ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:10/13/2015)... , Oct. 13, 2015  A minimally-invasive treatment just ... the United States.  After more than 10 years of ... 9 approved the use of High Intensity Focused Ultrasound ... cells while protecting surrounding tissue and minimizing chances for ... George Suarez , a pioneering Miami ...
(Date:10/13/2015)... N.J. , Oct. 13, 2015  ContraVir ... the "Company"), a biopharmaceutical company focused on the ... announced the closing of its previously announced underwritten ... stock and warrants to purchase up to 3,000,000 ... fixed combined price to the public of $3.00. ...
(Date:10/13/2015)... , Oct. 13, 2015  Measurement in accountable ... and balancing financial incentives, but gaps in measurement ... care and health systems. A new, peer-reviewed ... Managed Care explores measurement gaps for ... sets. --> --> ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: