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2014-02-21 08:25:03

Average increase of 3.7 points observed in muscle function score in SMA children treated with 9 mg of ISIS-SMN Rx CARLSBAD, Calif., Feb. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Isis Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ: ISIS) today announced top-line results from an ongoing open-label, multiple-dose study of ISIS-SMN(Rx )in children with spinal muscular atrophy (SMA). In this study, ISIS-SMN(Rx) was well tolerated at all dose levels in children with SMA. Consistent with single-dose observations,...

2014-02-20 16:26:51

CARLSBAD, Calif., Feb. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Isis Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ: ISIS) announces the following webcast: What: Isis Pharmaceuticals' 2013 Financial Results and Highlights Conference Call When: Friday, February 28 at 11:30 a.m. ET /8:30 a.m. PT Where: www.isispharm.com How: Live on the Internet. Simply log onto our...

2014-02-19 08:30:06

CARLSBAD, Calif., Feb. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Isis Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ: ISIS), the leader in antisense therapeutics, today announced that management will present a company overview at the 2014 RBC Capital Markets Global Healthcare Conference on Wednesday, February 26, 2014 at 2:05 p.m. ET in New York, NY. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130807/LA60006LOGO) A live audio webcast of the presentation will be available on the "Investors & Media" section of the...

2014-02-14 16:24:52

CARLSBAD, Calif., Feb. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Isis Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ: ISIS) announced today that the Committee for Orphan Medicinal Products (COMP) has adopted a positive opinion recommending ISIS-TTR(Rx) for designation as an orphan medicinal product for the treatment of ATTR-Amyloidosis to the European Commission (EC). The opinion will be subject to review by the EC, which ultimately grants the decision on orphan drug designation. ATTR-Amyloidosis, or TTR amyloidosis,...

2014-02-13 08:30:17

--Isis will receive $9.3 million in milestone payments -- CARLSBAD, Calif., Feb. 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Isis Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ: ISIS) announced today that the first child in the 12 mg group was dosed in the ongoing Phase 2 study evaluating ISIS-SMN(Rx) in children with spinal muscular atrophy (SMA). Isis also announced today that the first child was dosed in an open-label extension study, which is being offered to those children with SMA who have completed dosing in...

2014-02-07 23:23:11

Open Mobile Media will bring together 250+ industry leaders including Citi Bank, Qualcomm, Plink, Deloitte and more at The Wallet Wars USA Conference & Exhibition (June 19-20, New York, USA) to dissect the future of the mobile wallet. (PRWEB) February 07, 2014 In June 2013, Gartner forecast that the total value of worldwide mobile payment transactions (both remote and in-person) will reach $235 billion in 2013, a 44% increase from 2012. Gartner also forecast the total value of mobile...

2014-02-06 08:27:39

CARLSBAD, Calif., Feb. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Isis Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ: ISIS), the leader in antisense therapeutics, today announced that management will present a company overview at the 2014 Leerink Global Healthcare Conference on Thursday, February 13, 2014 at 1:50 p.m. ET in New York, NY. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130807/LA60006LOGO) A live audio webcast of the presentation will be available on the "Investors & Media" section of the Company's...

2014-02-03 16:24:54

CARLSBAD, Calif., Feb. 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Isis Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ: ISIS) announced today that Joseph Loscalzo, M.D., Ph.D., has joined the company's Board of Directors. Dr. Loscalzo is head of the department of medicine and physician-in-chief at Brigham & Women's Hospital, Harvard Medical School. Dr. Loscalzo is recognized as a leading cardiologist focused on identifying the role of endothelial cells and platelets in atherosclerosis and thrombosis. (Logo:...

2014-01-31 23:22:29

Transparency Market Research Report published "Global Mobile Wallet Market - Share, Size, Industry Analysis, Trends, Opportunities, Growth and Forecast, 2012 - 2020" to its database. Browse the full report with TOC at http://www.transparencymarketresearch.com/mobile-wallet.html. Albany, New York, USA (PRWEB) January 31, 2014 The global increase in Smartphone penetration compounded with the widespread use of NFC (Near Field Communication) technology in the form of embedded...

2014-01-29 12:27:06

Although Isis Parenting has closed, Atlanta-based ISIS Women's Health Care announces their all-encompassing model of care that provides access to experienced natural birth practitioners, educators and trainers throughout the course of pregnancy, delivery and the post-partum period. ATLANTA, Jan. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- ISIS Women's Health Care, not affiliated with the now closed Isis Parenting, is the only practice in Atlanta that offers a true continuity of care for expecting...


Word of the Day
mallemaroking
  • Nautical, the visiting and carousing of sailors in the Greenland ships.
This word is apparently from a confusion of two similar Dutch words: 'mallemerok,' a foolish woman, and 'mallemok,' a name for some persons among the crew of a whaling vessel.