Latest Archimedes Pharma Stories

2010-10-13 03:00:00

STOCKHOLM, October 13, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Pharmalink AB, a privately held Swedish pharmaceutical company, has received orphan drug designation by the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for its product candidate Nefecon (PL-56) for patients with IgA nephropathy, also referred to as Berger's Disease.

2010-10-05 11:13:00

In the news release, Archimedes Pharma Announces Publication of a Pivotal Clinical Study of Fentanyl Pectin Nasal Spray (FPNS) in Pain, the Peer-Reviewed Journal from the International Association for the Study of Pain, issued 04-Oct-2010 by Archimedes Pharma over PR Newswire, we are advised by the company that the second paragraph, last sentence, the link should read "http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/20800358" rather than "http://www.jpain.org/" as originally issued inadvertently.

2010-08-23 06:17:00

READING, England and BEDMINSTER, N.J., Aug.

2010-06-25 04:31:00

READING, England, June 25, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Archimedes Pharma ("Archimedes"), a leading specialty pharma company, today announced that its lead product, PecFent*, has received a Positive Opinion from the Committee for Human Medicinal Products (CHMP), of the European Medicines Agency (EMA). The CHMP is recommending PecFent, an innovative fentanyl nasal spray, be authorised for marketing in European Union countries for the treatment of breakthrough cancer pain (BTCP) - sudden, unpredictable...

2010-03-02 01:00:00

READING, England, March 2, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- - Appoints new Chief Executive Officer to Accelerate Growth of Business - US Commercial Operations to be Established Archimedes Pharma ("Archimedes"), the leading specialty pharma company, today announced that it has raised GBP65 million (approx US$100 million) in new funding.

2009-10-26 03:00:00

STOCKHOLM, October 26 /PRNewswire/ -- - Japanese Grant Supports Asian Partnering Programme Pharmalink AB announced today that it has been granted Japanese Patent No 4326696, "Methods and means for treating glomerulonephritis" for its product Nefecon(R) which is being developed to treat IgA nephropathy, a glomerulonephritis leading to end-stage renal disease (ESRD).

Word of the Day
  • A handkerchief.
  • Specifically— The legendary sweat-cloth; the handkerchief of St. Veronica, according to tradition miraculously impressed with the mask of Christ; also, the napkin about Christ's head (Johu xx. 7).
  • In general, any miraculous portrait of Christ.
The word 'sudarium' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a handkerchief'.