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2007-12-20 09:00:53

InSite Vision (AMEX:ISV) announced today that it has initiated pivotal Phase 3 clinical trials to evaluate AzaSite Plus™ for the treatment of blepharoconjunctivitis, a frequently-chronic inflammation of the conjunctiva and eye lids caused by infections or allergic reactions. AzaSite Plus, formulated in InSite's patented DuraSite® sustained delivery vehicle, is a topical combination antibiotic/corticosteroid product that is being developed to provide simultaneous...

2007-02-16 09:01:11

InSite Vision Incorporated (AMEX:ISV) today announced the signing of a licensing agreement with Inspire Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ:ISPH) for the United States and Canada. The agreement provides for the commercialization by Inspire of AzaSite™ (1% azithromycin), InSite's topical anti-infective product currently under NDA review by the FDA for the treatment of bacterial conjunctivitis; commonly referred to as "pink eye". The global market...

Word of the Day
  • A Roman unit of weight, 1⁄1728 of a pound.
  • A weight of four grains used in weighing gold and precious stones; a carat.
  • In anatomy, a formation suggesting a husk or pod.
  • The lowest unit in the Roman coinage, the twenty-fourth part of a solidus.
  • A coin of base silver of the Gothic and Lombard kings of Italy.
'Siliqua' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a pod.'