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2010-12-08 06:40:00

PISGAH FOREST, N.C., Dec. 8, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Pisgah Labs announced today the findings from a proof of concept study confirming Pisgah's technology imparts abuse deterrence to commonly abused prescription drugs, particularly narcotics. The controlled study, conducted in dogs, was performed with the un-formulated active ingredient, hydrocodone, as modified according to a host of patent applications filed by Pisgah Labs with the United States Patent and Trademark Office...

2010-11-04 06:45:00

PISGAH FOREST, N.C., Nov. 4, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Pisgah Labs, Inc. (http://www.pisgahlabs.com), an innovative drug development and active ingredient manufacturer located in Western North Carolina, has received a substantial federal grant. The Qualifying Therapeutic Discovery Project Program (http://www.grants.nih.gov/grants/funding/QTDP_PIM/index.htm) made funding available to promising new technologies ready for pre-clinical or clinical trials, and to support filing of a New Drug...

2010-08-17 06:45:00

PISGAH FOREST, N.C., Aug. 17 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, Pisgah Labs, Inc. (http://www.pisgahlabs.com) received a Notice of Allowance from the United States Patent and Trademark office (http://www.uspto.gov) for an important new technology patent addressing global stability problems of thyroid hormone drugs. According to the FDA (http://www.fda.gov): "Thyroid hormones effect protein, lipid, and carbohydrate metabolism, growth and development. Orally administered levothyroxine sodium is used as...

2010-06-30 06:45:00

PISGAH FOREST, N.C., June 30 /PRNewswire/ -- Pisgah Labs, Inc., a drug product development company and an active pharmaceutical ingredient manufacturer, is pleased to announce the May 18, 2010 issuance of US Patent 7,718,649. This patent culminates several years of work and investment by Pisgah Labs, Inc. (http://www.pisgahlabs.com) to demystify the physical states of Imipramine Pamoate drug substances. The patent also covers methods of manufacturing, purifying and use of the drug in...

2010-03-25 06:35:00

PISGAH FOREST, N.C., March 25 /PRNewswire/ -- Pisgah Labs, a drug product development company and an active pharmaceutical ingredient manufacturer (API) located in western North Carolina, has received a patent allowance in a series of patent applications. The US Patent & Trademark Office (USPTO) has notified Pisgah Labs, Inc. (http://www.pisgahlabs.com) that a patent application related to a therapeutically significant family of pharmaceutical polymorphic compositions of imipramine...

2010-01-12 07:10:00

PISGAH FOREST, N.C., Jan. 12 /PRNewswire/ -- According to the Office of National Drug Control Policy (http://www.whitehousedrugpolicy.gov), prescription drug abuse is more prevalent than abuse of cocaine, heroin and methamphetamine. In fact, in the past year, prescription drug abuse ranked second only to marijuana use. In the face of this growing problem, Pisgah Labs, Inc. (http://www.pisgahlabs.com) has just filed its eighth patent application on a technology that promises to curb...

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