Navigation Links
Nile Therapeutics Promotes Darlene Horton, M.D., to Chief Executive Officer and Director
Date:8/6/2012

SAN MATEO, Calif., Aug. 6, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Nile Therapeutics, Inc. (OTCQB: NLTX), a biopharmaceutical company that develops novel therapeutics for heart failure patients, today announced that it has promoted Darlene Horton, M.D. to President and Chief Executive Officer, and appointed her as a director of the Company.

(Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20120806/SF52295)

"We are pleased Dr. Horton has agreed to assume the role of Chief Executive Officer," said Richard Brewer, Chairman of the Board of Directors of Nile. "We believe Dr. Horton's knowledge and experience in the heart failure space will help Nile to realize the full value of the cenderitide post-acute program."

"I am excited to assume the leadership role at Nile," said Darlene Horton, M.D., Chief Executive Officer of Nile. "I am particularly compelled by cenderitide's potential to fundamentally change how we treat heart failure patients following an acute event. I believe the dual receptor activating properties of cenderitide, combined with proven out-patient, subcutaneous delivery technology, provides a unique opportunity to potentially reduce re-hospitalizations and improve the quality of life for these patients."

Dr. Horton served as Nile's Chief Medical Officer from June 2012 until her appointment as its CEO.  Previously, she served as Chief Medical Officer of Itero Biopharmaceuticals, a venture-backed biosimilar company.  As a co-founder of Itero, she helped raise $17 million in capital and lead the development team. The product was successfully out-licensed to Watson Pharmaceuticals. Previous to Itero, Dr. Horton served as Senior Vice President, Clinical Research at Scios, Inc., a Johnson & Johnson (J&J) company. During her 12 year tenure at Scios, she was the clinical lead for Natrecor®, a commercial product indicated for the treatment of acute heart f
'/>"/>

SOURCE Nile Therapeutics, Inc.
Copyright©2012 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2 3

Related medicine technology :

1. Retinal Vein Occlusion Therapeutics - Pipeline Assessment and Market Forecasts to 2019
2. Silence Therapeutics - Admission of Shares and Board Update
3. Orexigen Therapeutics Schedules August 7, 2012 Webcast Discussion of Financial Results for the Second Quarter Ended June 30, 2012
4. OrPro Therapeutics Receives NIH Grant Award to Advance Development of Recombinant Thioredoxin for Treatment of Cystic Fibrosis
5. Cell Therapeutics Announces Institutional Investor Purchased Additional $15 Million of Convertible Preferred Stock and Warrants to Purchase Common Stock
6. ADVENTRX Pharmaceuticals to Present at 1st Annual Sickle Cell Disease Therapeutics Conference
7. Karyopharm Therapeutics Initiates Two Phase 1 Trials with Oral KPT-330, the First Selective Inhibitor of Nuclear Export (SINE), in Patients with Advanced Cancers
8. Actinium Pharmaceuticals Inc. Pays Regulatory Milestone to Abbott Biotherapeutics Corp.
9. PTC Therapeutics Closes $30 Million Financing
10. Protein and Peptide-based Therapeutics - Trends in Drug Discovery and Development
11. Amsterdam Molecular Therapeutics (AMT) Holding N.V. (in liquidation) Announces Publication of its Accounts for 2011 and Notice of Annual General Meeting
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:8/21/2014)... , Aug. 21, 2014  Aptuit LLC ... West Lafayette, Indiana , has enhanced its ... characterization of small and large molecules, including biologic ... the Bruker maXisPlus Q-TOF mass spectrometer. ... , CEO, Aptuit, said, "The expanded large molecule ...
(Date:8/21/2014)... Aug. 21, 2014   Memorial Hermann Health System ... today announced a new partnership to provide a new ... breast care centers in the greater Houston ... will become the exclusive provider of professional breast radiology services ... in Memorial City, The Woodlands , Northeast, ...
(Date:8/21/2014)... , Aug. 21, 2014  Vermillion, Inc. (NASDAQ: ... gynecologic cancers and women,s health, has appointed Holly ... Managed Markets. Ms. Bauzon has a proven ... payer coverage for laboratory services companies. She has more ... PerkinElmer, Inc., where she held the position of Director, ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:Aptuit SSCI Adds Ultra High Resolution Q-TOF Mass Spectrometer for Large & Small Molecule Analyses 2Memorial Hermann, MD Anderson join forces to provide enhanced breast imaging services throughout the Greater Houston Region 2Memorial Hermann, MD Anderson join forces to provide enhanced breast imaging services throughout the Greater Houston Region 3Memorial Hermann, MD Anderson join forces to provide enhanced breast imaging services throughout the Greater Houston Region 4Vermillion Appoints Holly B. Bauzon as VP of Sales and Managed Markets 2
... I Results Offer Hope of First Highly Effective Drug in ... June 1 Roche announced today results from a Phase ... promising treatment for patients with advanced melanoma whose cancer harbours ... PLX4032 lived for a median of at least six months ...
... Eli Lilly and Company announced today that Phase ... (gemcitabine HCl for injection) to the current standard of ... at three years for women with locally advanced cervical ... commonly diagnosed women,s cancer, and the second most common ...
Cached Medicine Technology:Encouraging First Data on New Targeted Treatment for Patients With Melanoma - the Deadliest Form of Skin Cancer 2Encouraging First Data on New Targeted Treatment for Patients With Melanoma - the Deadliest Form of Skin Cancer 3Encouraging First Data on New Targeted Treatment for Patients With Melanoma - the Deadliest Form of Skin Cancer 4Encouraging First Data on New Targeted Treatment for Patients With Melanoma - the Deadliest Form of Skin Cancer 5Study Showed Lilly's GEMZAR(R) (gemcitabine HCl for injection) Improved Progression-Free Survival in Cervical Cancer Patients 2Study Showed Lilly's GEMZAR(R) (gemcitabine HCl for injection) Improved Progression-Free Survival in Cervical Cancer Patients 3Study Showed Lilly's GEMZAR(R) (gemcitabine HCl for injection) Improved Progression-Free Survival in Cervical Cancer Patients 4Study Showed Lilly's GEMZAR(R) (gemcitabine HCl for injection) Improved Progression-Free Survival in Cervical Cancer Patients 5Study Showed Lilly's GEMZAR(R) (gemcitabine HCl for injection) Improved Progression-Free Survival in Cervical Cancer Patients 6
(Date:8/21/2014)... 21, 2014 Local agencies in the ... discounts for specific protection plans, according to released insurer ... to quote life insurance from local agencies using its ... agents that appear inside of the national system are ... of price reviews this year. Adults who enter the ...
(Date:8/21/2014)... August 22, 2014 Recently, Skmen.com, a distinguished ... selection of girls’ casual dresses . From today ... (up to 30 percent off) when they are shopping at ... new casual outfits are according to the newest quality standards; ... to the charming casual dresses, worldwide ladies can also access ...
(Date:8/21/2014)... 2014 August 11: – Robin William’s ... life by hanging, likely due to long-term depression. ... foremost BioAcoustic Vocal Profiling investigator, appeared on the Joyce ... Williams’ death; hoping to help people understand why he ... Williams’ suicide were proposed in terms of BioAcoustic Biology: ...
(Date:8/21/2014)... Recently, iFitDress.com, a famous online supplier of wedding dresses and ... new range of plus size evening dresses for 2014 ... all these fashionable gowns are available at discounted rates, up ... “We are very proud to unveil the new plus size ... variety of fashionable outfits at affordable rates. They are all ...
(Date:8/21/2014)... The “Proteomics Market by Technology (Protein Microarray, Mass ... X-ray Crystallography) - Instruments, Reagents & Services - ... major market drivers, restraints, and opportunities in North ... World (RoW) , Browse 138 market data tables, ... TOC on “Proteomics Market by Technology (Protein Microarray, ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Life Insurance from Local Agents Now Priced Nationally Through Complimentary Tool Online 2Health News:Charming Girls’ Casual Dresses Now Released by Distinguished Garment Company Skmen.com 2Health News:Robin Williams: What he could not bear to face 2Health News:Robin Williams: What he could not bear to face 3Health News:iFitDress.com: Cheap Plus Size Evening Dresses for 2014 Now Available 2Health News:Proteomics Market worth $20,696.4 Million by 2018 - New Research Report by MarketsandMarkets 2Health News:Proteomics Market worth $20,696.4 Million by 2018 - New Research Report by MarketsandMarkets 3Health News:Proteomics Market worth $20,696.4 Million by 2018 - New Research Report by MarketsandMarkets 4Health News:Proteomics Market worth $20,696.4 Million by 2018 - New Research Report by MarketsandMarkets 5
... of acres of farmland affected by last October,s red mud ... threat to a bountiful harvest, not toxic metals. In a ... also describe an inexpensive decontamination strategy using the mineral gypsum, ... note that a dam burst at a factory processing aluminum ...
... espionage agents probing an enemy,s fortifications, scientists are snooping ... that plants use to protect themselves from diseases. The ... natural defenses and enhance the safety and security of ... an article in the current edition of Chemical & ...
... Teenage girls and young women infected with HIV get pregnant ... HIV-negative peers, according to new research led by Johns Hopkins ... on an analysis of records from 181 patients with HIV, ... years, will be published in the Feb. 2 issue of ...
... keep hospital patients safe and continually improve the overall ... figure out a way to get physicians more involved ... patient care make their contributions to improvement efforts essential," ... patient safety expert and co-author of a commentary published ...
... Figures from a recently compiled report for 2009-2010 show ... students made a $6.8 million economic impact in the ... Education Centers. Specifically, AHEC faculty from UofL provided ... a total of $124,363 in living and travel expenses ...
... A targeted delivery combination selectively crosses the tight barrier that ... and bind to brain tumors, a research team led by ... reported in the January issue of the Journal of ... demonstrated that the targeted particles guide payloads to image tumors, ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:Teens with HIV at high risk for pregnancy, complications 2Health News:More doctors must join nurses, administrators in leading efforts to improve patient safety, outcomes 2Health News:UofL Area Health Education Centers' faculty, students make $6.8 million economic impact 2Health News:UofL Area Health Education Centers' faculty, students make $6.8 million economic impact 3Health News:Targeted particle fools brain's guardian to reach tumors 2Health News:Targeted particle fools brain's guardian to reach tumors 3Health News:Targeted particle fools brain's guardian to reach tumors 4
... Laboratories is a national reference laboratory and ... and development. ARUP offers an extensive test ... tests in clinical and anatomic pathology. Owned ... clients include more than half of the ...
... a national reference laboratory and a worldwide ... ARUP offers an extensive test menu of ... clinical and anatomic pathology. Owned by the ... more than half of the nation's university ...
... ARUP Laboratories is a national reference laboratory ... research and development. ARUP offers an extensive ... medical tests in clinical and anatomic pathology. ... Laboratories' clients include more than half of ...
... is a national reference laboratory and a ... development. ARUP offers an extensive test menu ... in clinical and anatomic pathology. Owned by ... include more than half of the nation's ...
Medicine Products: