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2012-07-31 02:27:15

SEATTLE, July 31, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Omeros Corporation (NASDAQ: OMER) today reported that it believes it has identified the proteins that activate the alternative pathway of the complement system, an important part of the immune system. The work was led by the Company's collaborator, Professor Wilhelm Schwaeble of the University of Leicester, and Omeros controls the worldwide exclusive rights to this discovery. The complement system plays an important role in the inflammatory response and...

2012-07-18 02:25:47

SEATTLE, July 18, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Omeros Corporation (NASDAQ: OMER) today reported that OMS824, the lead compound in the Company's phosphodiesterase 10 (PDE10) program for schizophrenia, has successfully completed all of the preclinical studies that Omeros expects will be necessary for the drug's planned Investigational New Drug Application (IND). OMS824 selectively inhibits PDE10, which is an enzyme expressed in areas of the brain linked to diseases that affect cognition, including...

2012-07-02 06:25:26

SEATTLE, July 2, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Omeros Corporation (NASDAQ: OMER) today announced that it has closed the underwritten public offering that was priced and allocated to investors prior to the opening of the market on June 27, 2012, relating to the sale of 3,365,854 shares of its common stock at a price of $10.25 per share for gross proceeds of approximately $34.5 million. The closing included the sale of 439,024 shares of common stock sold pursuant to the overallotment option granted by...

2012-06-27 02:28:24

SEATTLE, June 27, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Omeros Corporation (NASDAQ: OMER) today announced that it has priced an underwritten public offering of 2,926,830 shares of its common stock at a price to the public of $10.25 per share for gross proceeds of $30.0 million. The net proceeds from the sale of the shares, after deducting the underwriters' discounts and other estimated offering expenses, will be approximately $28.1 million. Omeros has also granted the underwriters a 30-day option to...

2012-06-26 10:24:29

SEATTLE, June 26, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Omeros Corporation (NASDAQ: OMER) today announced its intention to offer, subject to market and other conditions, shares of its common stock in a registered underwritten public offering. Omeros also expects to grant the underwriters a 30-day option to purchase up to an additional 15 percent of the shares of common stock offered in the public offering solely to cover overallotments, if any. Omeros intends to use the net proceeds of the offering for...

2012-05-31 02:25:26

SEATTLE, May 31, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Omeros Corporation (NASDAQ: OMER) today announced the initiation of the planned pharmacokinetic (PK) substudy in its Phase 3 clinical program evaluating OMS302 in patients undergoing intraocular lens replacement (ILR) surgery. Omeros is conducting the PK substudy to confirm the low levels of systemic exposure previously observed in preclinical studies of the drug product. Blood samples will be collected prior to and during the first 24 hours after surgery...

2012-05-29 02:26:27

SEATTLE, May 29, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Omeros Corporation (NASDAQ: OMER), a biopharmaceutical company committed to discovering, developing and commercializing products focused on inflammation, bleeding and disorders of the central nervous system, today announced that Gregory A. Demopulos, M.D., chairman and chief executive officer, is scheduled to present at the Jefferies 2012 Global Healthcare Conference next week. The presentation is scheduled for 4:30 p.m. Eastern Time on Monday, June 4,...

2012-05-10 10:25:53

SEATTLE, May 10, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Omeros Corporation (NASDAQ: OMER), a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company committed to discovering, developing and commercializing products targeting inflammation, coagulopathies and disorders of the central nervous system, today announced its financial results for the first quarter of 2012. Financial Results Total operating expenses for the quarter ended March 31, 2012 were $9.6 million compared to $7.7 million for the same period in...

2012-05-03 02:31:34

SEATTLE, May 3, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Omeros Corporation (NASDAQ: OMER) today announced that it has identified compounds that functionally interact with each of four additional orphan G protein-coupled receptors (GPCRs). Without compounds that functionally interact with orphan GPCRs, developing drugs targeting those receptors is extremely difficult. Omeros has now unlocked 37 of them, representing over 45 percent of the Class A orphan GPCRs. There are approximately 120 orphan GPCRs and Omeros...

2012-05-02 02:27:21

SEATTLE, May 2, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Omeros Corporation (NASDAQ: OMER), a biopharmaceutical company committed to discovering, developing and commercializing products focused on inflammation, bleeding and disorders of the central nervous system, today announced that Gregory A. Demopulos, M.D., chairman and chief executive officer, is scheduled to present at the Deutsche Bank Securities 37th Annual Health Care Conference next week. The presentation is scheduled for 10:00 a.m. Eastern Time on...