Navigation Links
Callidus Biopharma Announces $4.6 million in Series A Financing to Pursue Orphan Disease Therapies
Date:5/14/2013

g IGF-2. For the first time, we have the ability to modify nearly any therapeutic enzyme so it will be effectively delivered to the lysosome, enabling it to reduce the accumulated substrate that causes these devastating diseases."

Dr. Barry Byrne , Director of the University of Florida Powell Center for Rare Disease Research and a leading authority on Pompe disease and related diseases, and a pioneer in developing new therapies to restore muscle function in Pompe and other inherited myopathies, noted, "Callidus' approach opens up a new avenue for improving drug targeting of enzyme replacement treatments for Lysosomal Storage Disorders.  Poor targeting has been a major hurdle for efficient delivery of ERTs.  This breakthrough technology has the potential to improve the efficacy, safety and dosing regimens for ERTs for these devastating diseases."

Walter Greenblatt & Associates (member FINRA, SIPC), a life-science focused investment bank, served as the exclusive financial advisor to Callidus Biopharma in the transaction.

About Callidus Biopharma, Inc.

Callidus Biopharma, Inc. (www.callidusbiopharma.com) is a development-stage biotechnology company focused on developing superior biologic drugs for rare and ultra-rare diseases. Specifically, the company is focused on discovering and developing best-in-class enzyme replacement therapies (ERTs) for lysosomal storage diseases (LSDs). Callidus' novel technology platform is based on attaching a form of the naturally occurring insulin-like growth factor 2 (IGF-2) to enhance the targeting of therapeutic enzymes to the relevant cells in the body.

Callidus Biopharma's therapeutics offer the potential to reduce significantly the amount of drug that needs to be infused, which translates to patient and medical benefits of better efficacy, shorter infusion times, reduced immun
'/>"/>

SOURCE Walter Greenblatt & Associates
Copyright©2012 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2 3 4

Related medicine technology :

1. Keryx Biopharmaceuticals, Inc. Announces First Quarter 2013 Financial Results
2. Array BioPharma Reports Financial Results for the Third Quarter of Fiscal 2013
3. PDL BioPharma to Announce First Quarter 2013 Financial Results on May 9, 2013
4. Rutgers Business School and the Blanche and Irwin Lerner Center will explore trends and issues facing the biopharmaceutical industry at a healthcare symposium, Tuesday, April 30
5. PDL BioPharma Completes Structured Financing and Royalty Transaction with Avinger
6. New PAREXEL Report Defines The Next Generation Of Strategic Partnerships Between CROs And Biopharmaceutical Industry
7. Biopharmaceutical Managed Care Strength Closely Intertwined with Marketplace Success
8. Comparison of Biopharmaceutical Industry Between China and India 2013
9. TransCelerate BioPharma Inc. Grows, Strengthens Novel Effort to Accelerate Drug Development
10. Biopharmaceutical Companies Transform Clinical Trial Strategies for Success in Global Marketplace
11. Americas Biopharmaceutical Companies Commitment to Research Remains Strong Despite Challenges
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:7/30/2014)... July 30, 2014  InnoPharma, Inc. today announced the ... generic equivalent of Zyprexa® injection), in Canada.  Olanzapine is ... behaviors in patients with schizophrenia or bipolar I mania. ... drug, InnoPharma has entered into an agreement with Sandoz ... will make, use, sell, market and distribute Olanzapine Injection ...
(Date:7/30/2014)... and PARIS , July 30, ... ) and Sanofi (EURONEXT: SAN and NYSE: ... ODYSSEY trials of alirocumab in people with hypercholesterolemia met ... from baseline in low-density lipoprotein cholesterol (LDL-C) at 24 ... an investigational monoclonal antibody targeting PCSK9 (proprotein convertase subtilisin/kexin ...
(Date:7/30/2014)... NEW YORK , July 30, 2014 ... products for oncology supportive care, announced that its novel ... featured in an article on OncLive.com titled, "Study Finds ... Neck Cancers."  Dr. Steve Sonis , a leading ... demand seen in the oncology community for evidence-based strategies ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:InnoPharma Announces Launch of Olanzapine for Injection, 10mg/vial in Canada 2Regeneron and Sanofi Report Positive Top-Line Results from Nine Phase 3 Trials of Alirocumab in People with Hypercholesterolemia 2Regeneron and Sanofi Report Positive Top-Line Results from Nine Phase 3 Trials of Alirocumab in People with Hypercholesterolemia 3Regeneron and Sanofi Report Positive Top-Line Results from Nine Phase 3 Trials of Alirocumab in People with Hypercholesterolemia 4Regeneron and Sanofi Report Positive Top-Line Results from Nine Phase 3 Trials of Alirocumab in People with Hypercholesterolemia 5Regeneron and Sanofi Report Positive Top-Line Results from Nine Phase 3 Trials of Alirocumab in People with Hypercholesterolemia 6Regeneron and Sanofi Report Positive Top-Line Results from Nine Phase 3 Trials of Alirocumab in People with Hypercholesterolemia 7Regeneron and Sanofi Report Positive Top-Line Results from Nine Phase 3 Trials of Alirocumab in People with Hypercholesterolemia 8Access Pharmaceuticals Featured On OncLive.com 2Access Pharmaceuticals Featured On OncLive.com 3
... /PRNewswire-Asia-FirstCall/ -- Golden Meditech Holdings ("Golden Meditech," 0801.HK, ... Bon International") today announced that the companies have ... strategic cooperation in Taipei.  Golden Meditech Holdings Chairman, ... International, Mr. Chu Powei, respectively represented and co-chaired ...
... BRUNSWICK, N.J., and LEIDEN, Netherlands, Feb. 17, 2011 ... (NYSE Euronext, Nasdaq: CRXL ; Swiss Exchange: CRX) today ... to acquire Crucell N.V. (Crucell) has been satisfied.  The initial offering ... a.m. New York time) on 16 February 2011.   ...
Cached Medicine Technology:Golden Meditech to Form Strategic Alliance with Long Bon International 2Golden Meditech to Form Strategic Alliance with Long Bon International 3Minimum Acceptance Condition Satisfied 2Minimum Acceptance Condition Satisfied 3Minimum Acceptance Condition Satisfied 4Minimum Acceptance Condition Satisfied 5Minimum Acceptance Condition Satisfied 6
(Date:7/30/2014)... 2014 Calling all runners in the Richmond, ... it will host a monthly Runner’s Injury Clinic ... Brick Road the second Monday of each month through the ... 13, November 10 and December 8. , The clinics ... should wear running shoes and attire, will receive a complimentary ...
(Date:7/30/2014)... (PRWEB) July 31, 2014 WalkingSticksandCane.com ... Walking Canes. The ladies will love the new European fashions ... Sticks . These sticks and canes are from one from ... England. Each of the styles re unique and offer the ... , The Blackthorn Walking Sticks are some of the rarest ...
(Date:7/30/2014)... Daily Gossip indicates in its 60 Second Panic Solution ... is a feeling of intense stress and fear, which may ... symptoms that sufferers commonly deal with when panic attacks are ... anxiety. Naturally, panic attacks deeply affect lifestyle; this is why ... , The 60 Second Panic Solution review promises to be ...
(Date:7/30/2014)... Daily Gossip mentions that the "Panic Away" method ... to stop anxiety and eliminate all associated symptoms. It has ... than 150,000 people in getting their lives back. , The ... treatment system that will teach sufferers different techniques on how ... simple to access, as it is available in a complex ...
(Date:7/30/2014)... 30, 2014 Serial entrepreneur, Paul Mata, spent ... millions. However, like most people, in 2008 he suffered extreme ... a better way, Paul carefully studied the difference between people ... do not. Based on the knowledge he acquired, he was ... his life and health, but also grow his clients' personal ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Tidewater Physical Therapy to Host Monthly Runner’s Injury Clinic at 3 Sports Glen Allen Location 2Health News:Tidewater Physical Therapy to Host Monthly Runner’s Injury Clinic at 3 Sports Glen Allen Location 3Health News:European Walking Sticks from WalkingSticksandCane.com 2Health News:60 Second Panic Solution Review Reveals Unique Way to Stop Panic Attacks 2Health News:Panic Away Review Reveals How to Stop Anxiety 2Health News:Paul Mata Kicks off 3-day Wealth Bootcamp on September 11th 2Health News:Paul Mata Kicks off 3-day Wealth Bootcamp on September 11th 3
... , , , , , WALTHAM, ... of the world,s leading research and advisory firms focusing on pharmaceutical ... averaged 40 percent less than U.S. prices in 2008. Within Europe ... prices in Italy to 70 percent of U.S. prices in Germany. ...
... Bear Naked, the natural foods innovator, announced today that it is ... of granola bars that offer active consumers a unique, on-the-go snacking alternative ... and available in three enticing flavors--Chocolaty Cherry, Tropical and Fruit and Nut-- ... & Na tu ral ...
... glaucoma , TUESDAY, July 7 (HealthDay News) -- A ... cerebral infarcts could help explain the medical mystery of ... the progressive loss of vision caused by deterioration of ... to the brain. It is customarily attributed to abnormally ...
... July 7 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ - SXC Health Solutions Corp. ("SXC" ... SXC), a leading provider of technology and pharmacy benefit ... has been awarded an 18-month contract, with an option ... Presbyterian Health Plan, a health maintenance organization (HMO) based ...
... 7 "It,s time for Plaintiffs, attorneys to do ... we are making that happen," says Stephen Ambrose, CIO ... is a startup healthcare IT company which utilizes Collaborative ... as a request for a patient,s health record. This ...
... ... fitness, to attract and retain good talent. However, Freightquote took this industry initiative one ... mental health, financial wellbeing, and education. , ... Lenexa, KS (PRWEB) July 7, 2009 -- Freightquote.com ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:European Prices of 170 Best-Selling Drugs Averaged 40 Percent Less Than U.S. Prices in 2008 2Health News:Bear Naked Introduces All Natural Granola Bars 2Health News:Mini-Strokes May Cause Vision Loss 2Health News:Mini-Strokes May Cause Vision Loss 3Health News:SXC Health Solutions announces PBM contract with Presbyterian Health Plan 2Health News:SXC Health Solutions announces PBM contract with Presbyterian Health Plan 3Health News:SXC Health Solutions announces PBM contract with Presbyterian Health Plan 4Health News:New Software Makes Lawyers Accountable for Their Part in Our Healthcare Crisis 2Health News:Freightquote.com Encourages Healthy Lifestyle, FreightFit Changes Lives 2Health News:Freightquote.com Encourages Healthy Lifestyle, FreightFit Changes Lives 3
A new flexible endoscope with an ultra dense optic fiber system. Its two working and irrigation channels and steering mechanism makes it ideal for a multipurpose use in neurosurgical endoscopy i.e. V...
... Performance Instrument System. It is the only ... electric power with the unparalleled high performance ... The advanced design of this instrument system ... cooling system, advanced control circuitry, and the ...
The XK-PRO 100 High Speed Drill System is a compact, lightweight design that offers new technological and performance standards for a combination of surgical procedures....
... The Legend Platinum is a compact ... 77,000 rpm at 120 psi/8 bar, ... of comparable size with noticeable noise ... design combines with an enhanced ergonomic ...
Medicine Products: