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2009-10-16 06:30:00

SOUTH SAN FRANCISCO, Calif., Oct. 16 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Rigel Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Nasdaq: RIGL) today announced that it will webcast its analyst briefing on October 20, 2009 from 4:00-5:00pm EDT in conjunction with the 73rd Annual Scientific Meeting of the American College of Rheumatology (ACR). Members of Rigel's senior management team along with the principal investigators for the recently completed Phase 2b clinical trials (TASKi2 and TASKi3) will provide an update on the...

2009-09-17 08:19:00

SOUTH SAN FRANCISCO, Calif., Sept. 17 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Rigel Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Nasdaq: RIGL) today announced the pricing of an underwritten public offering of 13,000,000 shares of its common stock at a price to the public of $7.25 per share. All of the shares are being offered by Rigel. The underwriters have an option to purchase up to an additional 1,950,000 shares to cover over-allotments, if any. The offering is expected to close on September 22, 2009, subject to the...

2009-09-16 15:00:00

SOUTH SAN FRANCISCO, Calif., Sept. 16 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Rigel Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Nasdaq: RIGL) today announced that it is offering to sell, subject to market and other conditions, 6,000,000 shares of its common stock pursuant to an effective shelf registration statement in an underwritten public offering. It is currently anticipated that the underwriters will be granted an over-allotment option for an additional 900,000 shares. Credit Suisse Securities (USA) LLC will be acting...

2009-08-04 06:30:00

SOUTH SAN FRANCISCO, Calif., Aug. 4 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Rigel Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Nasdaq: RIGL) today reported financial results for the second quarter and six months ended June 30, 2009. For the second quarter of 2009, Rigel reported a net loss of $29.9 million, or $0.81 per share, compared to a net loss of $34.0 million, or $0.93 per share, in the second quarter of 2008. Weighted average shares outstanding for the second quarters of 2009 and 2008 were 36.7 million and 36.5...

2009-07-23 17:00:00

SOUTH SAN FRANCISCO, Calif., July 23 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Rigel Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Nasdaq: RIGL) today announced that in the TASKi3 Phase 2b clinical trial in rheumatoid arthritis (RA) patients who had failed to respond to at least one biologic treatment, the group treated with R788 (fostamatinib disodium) did not report significantly higher ACR 20, ACR 50, ACR 70 and DAS28 response rates than the placebo group at three months, and therefore, the trial failed to meet its efficacy...

2009-07-23 11:00:00

SOUTH SAN FRANCISCO, Calif., July 23 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Rigel Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Nasdaq: RIGL) today announced that the Company plans to host a conference call on Thursday, July 23, 2009 at 7:00 pm EDT (4:00 pm PDT). Members of Rigel's senior management team and the principal investigator of the trial will discuss results of the Company's Phase 2b TASKi3 clinical trial of R788 in rheumatoid arthritis, the Company's plans for further development and related matters. Conference...

2009-07-09 05:00:00

SOUTH SAN FRANCISCO, Calif., July 9 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Rigel Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Nasdaq: RIGL) today announced that R788 (fostamatinib disodium) produced significant clinical improvement in rheumatoid arthritis (RA) patients in the recently completed TASKi2 Phase 2b clinical trial of 457 patients treated for up to 6 months. The groups treated with 100 mg of R788 bid (twice a day) and 150 mg qd (once a day) reported higher ACR 20, ACR 50, ACR 70 and DAS28 response rates than the...

2009-07-08 20:00:00

SOUTH SAN FRANCISCO, Calif., July 8 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Rigel Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Nasdaq: RIGL) today announced that the Company plans to host a conference call on Thursday, July 9, 2009 at 8:00 am EDT (5:00 am PDT). Members of Rigel's senior management team and the principal investigator of the trial will discuss results of the Company's Phase 2b TASKi2 clinical trial of R788 in rheumatoid arthritis, the Company's plans for further development and related matters. Conference Call...

2009-06-10 06:30:00

SOUTH SAN FRANCISCO, Calif., June 10 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Rigel Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Nasdaq: RIGL) today announced that James M. Gower, the company's chairman and chief executive officer, is scheduled to present a company overview at the Jefferies 3rd Annual Healthcare Conference in New York City on Thursday, June 18th at 3:15 p.m. EDT. To access the live audio webcast or the subsequent archived recording, log on to www.rigel.com. Please connect to Rigel's website several minutes...

2009-06-01 06:30:00

SOUTH SAN FRANCISCO, Calif., June 1 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Rigel Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Nasdaq: RIGL) today announced that its oral Syk inhibitor, R788, is being evaluated in a Phase 2 clinical trial funded, designed and implemented by the National Cancer Institute (NCI), part of the U.S. National Institutes of Health. This open-label, single arm clinical trial will include patients with advanced colorectal, thyroid, non-small cell lung, hepatocellular, head and neck, or renal cell cancers...


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