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2014-02-03 08:27:04

INCLINE VILLAGE, Nev., Feb. 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- PDL BioPharma, Inc. (PDL) (NASDAQ: PDLI) today announced that it has entered into an agreement with Genentech, Inc. (Genentech) and F. Hoffmann-La Roche Ltd. (Roche) which resolves all outstanding legal disputes between the parties, including its Nevada litigation with Genentech and Roche and its arbitration proceedings with Genentech related to the audit of royalties on sales. (Logo:...

2011-02-28 15:00:00

INCLINE VILLAGE, Nev., Feb. 28, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- PDL BioPharma, Inc. (PDL) (Nasdaq: PDLI) today reported financial results for the fourth quarter and full year ended December 31, 2010. Total revenues in 2010 were $345.0 million, compared to $318.2 million in 2009. Excluding 2009 royalty revenues for sales of Synagis® received from MedImmune, royalty revenues for 2010 increased 30 percent over 2009. For the fourth quarter of 2010, total revenues were $76.1 million,...

2011-02-11 15:19:00

FAIRFIELD, N.J., Feb. 11, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Healthcare Businesswomen's Association (HBA) today announced that it has named Ian T. Clark, Genentech's chief executive officer and head of North American commercial operations, as its 2011 Honorable Mentor. He will be formally recognized at the 22nd annual "Woman of the Year" (WOTY) Luncheon on Thursday, May 5, 2011 - the premier event of the year for the healthcare community, attended by over 2,000 industry leaders. (Logo:...

2010-11-08 15:16:00

SUNNYVALE, Calif., Nov. 8, 2010 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Pharmacyclics, Inc. (Nasdaq: PCYC) today reported recent developments and financial results for its fiscal first quarter which ended September 30, 2010. Recent Developments & Highlights Three distinguished individuals nominated to join our Board of Directors: Gwen A. Fyfe, M.D. is an oncology biotechnology veteran with more than 20 years of drug development experience. From 1997 to 2009, Dr. Fyfe was an employee of...

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