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2011-04-19 04:00:00

OXFORD, England, April 19, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Circassia Ltd, a specialty biopharmaceutical company focused on allergy, today announced that it has closed a GBP60 million ($98 million) fundraising. The funding round was led by Imperial Innovations, and included investments from other existing shareholders, including Invesco Perpetual. The investment, which is scheduled in two tranches over the next two years, is the second largest fundraising by a privately-held European...

2009-05-22 06:30:00

NEW YORK, May 22 /PRNewswire/ -- The Circassian Cultural Institute issued the following statement today to commemorate the 145th anniversary of the Circassian Genocide: On Thursday the 21st of May, we commemorate the 145th Anniversary of the Circassian Genocide and pay tribute to the victims and survivors. Their focus for the observance will be to Free Circassia Now, the recognition of the Circassian Genocide and to stop the Sochi Olympic Games. We know from their testimony and historical...

2008-10-03 09:00:38

Circassia, a specialty biopharmaceutical company, has started a further Phase II clinical study of its ToleroMune technology in the field of cat allergy. The trial builds on positive results achieved in an earlier Phase II study, which demonstrated the potential clinical benefits of the ToleroMune approach to allergy desensitization. In the previous Phase II clinical trial, patients experienced substantially reduced reactions to cat allergens after a single administration of ToleroMune...

2008-09-11 12:00:43

Circassia, a specialty biopharmaceutical company, has announced positive results from a Phase II clinical study of its anti-allergy technology, ToleroMune, in the field of cat allergy. The trial showed that ToleroMune treatment can substantially reduce allergic reactions to the allergen that causes most cat allergies, and importantly was well tolerated by all patients. Circassia conducted the double-blind study in Germany, where patients with a confirmed history of cat allergies received...

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