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2011-05-12 15:30:00

SAN DIEGO, May 12, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Optimer Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ: OPTR) today announced the presentation of an additional analysis of data from the company's two Phase 3 clinical trials of DIFICID(TM) (fidaxomicin), an investigational antibiotic for the treatment of Clostridium difficile Infection (CDI), at the American Geriatric Society (AGS) Annual Meeting held in National Harbor, Maryland. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20090413/LA97352LOGO) The analysis showed that above...

2011-05-10 07:45:00

SAN DIEGO, May 10, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Optimer Pharmaceuticals, Inc.

2011-05-09 12:00:00

CHICAGO, May 9, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Optimer Pharmaceuticals, Inc.

2011-04-05 07:00:00

SAN DIEGO, April 5, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Optimer Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Nasdaq: OPTR) announced today that NASDAQ has halted trading of the Company's common stock this morning. The Anti-Infective Drugs Advisory Committee (AIDAC) of the U.S.

2011-01-24 07:00:00

SAN DIEGO, Jan. 24, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Optimer Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Nasdaq: OPTR) today announced that the U.S.

2011-01-04 07:00:00

SAN DIEGO, Jan. 4, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Optimer Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Nasdaq: OPTR) today announced that fidaxomicin, the Company's lead product candidate, has been granted orphan drug designation from the U.S.

2010-11-02 07:00:00

SAN DIEGO, Nov. 2, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Optimer Pharmaceuticals, Inc.

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'.