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2014-02-06 16:27:42

NEW YORK, Feb. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The nationwide law firm of Bernstein Liebhard LLP is now investigating Anatabloc lawsuit (http://www.consumerinjurylawyers.com/consumer-products/anatabloc-lawsuit/) claims against Star Scientific Inc. (NASDAQ: STSI), Rock Creek Pharmaceuticals, Inc. and GNC Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: GNC), the manufacturers and sellers of Anatabloc dietary supplements. Anatabloc was recently the subject of a warning letter issued by the U.S. Food & Drug...

2013-11-07 12:29:15

GLEN ALLEN, Va., Nov. 7, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Star Scientific, Inc. (NASDAQ: STSI) today announced that the Company has filed its preliminary proxy statement on Form 14A with the Securities and Exchange Commission in preparation for its December 27 annual shareholder meeting. The proxy statement outlines the Company's plan to accelerate the submission of an Investigational New Drug (IND) application to the FDA, with the assistance of a respected global contract research organization (CRO)....

2013-10-31 12:27:28

GLEN ALLEN, Va., Oct. 31, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Star Scientific, Inc. (NASDAQ: STSI) and Rock Creek Pharmaceuticals, Inc. announce the publication of a peer-reviewed article reporting results from the Company's ASAP (Anatabloc® Supplementation Autoimmune Prevention) clinical trial in patients with Hashimoto's thyroiditis. The article, entitled, "Anatabine supplementation decreases thyroglobulin antibodies in patients with chronic lymphocytic autoimmune (Hashimoto's) thyroiditis: A...

2013-09-12 12:28:40

GLEN ALLEN, Va., Sept. 12, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Star Scientific, Inc. (NASDAQ: STSI) announced that the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office ("PTO") issued a Notice of Allowance on September 3, 2013 to Rock Creek Pharmaceuticals, Inc., its wholly owned subsidiary, in Application No. 13,477,295, covering anatabine citrate, the active component in the company's Anatabloc® products. A Notice of Allowance, issued by the PTO, is a notification that an applicant is entitled to a patent. The...

2013-04-04 08:29:04

GLEN ALLEN, Va., April 4, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Paul L. Perito, Esquire, Chairman, President and COO of Star Scientific, Inc. (NASDAQ: STSI), issued the following statement on behalf of Star Scientific and Rock Creek Pharmaceuticals, Inc.: Numerous plaintiffs' class action law firms have been issuing press releases and announcements since January seeking potential plaintiffs to retain them and sue the Company.  These press releases and announcements that are appearing on...

2013-03-26 16:28:07

GLEN ALLEN, Va., March 26, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Paul L. Perito, Esquire, Chairman, President, and COO of Star Scientific, Inc. (NASDAQ: STSI), issued the following statement on behalf of Star Scientific and Rock Creek Pharmaceuticals, Inc.: <blockquote> This morning, Star Scientific was alerted to the filing of a purported class action lawsuit against the Company in the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Virginia (Richmond Division). The complaint, which lists one named...

2013-03-19 08:27:35

GLEN ALLEN, Va., March 19, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Star Scientific, Inc. (NASDAQ: STSI), through its wholly owned subsidiary, Rock Creek Pharmaceuticals, Inc., announced today that it has received positive preliminary results from a study investigating the effects of anatabine in an animal model of idiopathic inflammatory bowel disease, Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis. This study, performed by researchers in the Department of Medicine at the University of Virginia, assessed the effects...

2012-10-24 11:26:27

GLEN ALLEN, Va., Oct. 24, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Star Scientific, Inc. (NASDAQ: STSI), announced today that the Roskamp Institute has reported positive findings in its analysis of 100 subjects who completed the "Flint" CRP study that analyzes the effects of dietary supplementation with Anatabloc® in humans. The Company is also reporting additional information relating to its ASAP human thyroid study. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20120301/NE62741LOGO ) "Flint" CRP Study...

2012-10-17 11:23:53

GLEN ALLEN, Va., Oct. 17, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Star Scientific, Inc. (NASDAQ: STSI) through its wholly owned subsidiary, Rock Creek Pharmaceuticals Inc., reports that scientists from its research partner, the Roskamp Institute, presented research this week showing that anatabine supplementation reduces the pathology and signs in an animal model of Alzheimer's disease. The findings were presented in New Orleans, Louisiana, at Neuroscience 2012, the 42nd annual meeting of the Society for...

2012-10-16 11:25:42

GLEN ALLEN, Va., Oct. 16, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Star Scientific, Inc. (NASDAQ: STSI) through its wholly owned subsidiary, Rock Creek Pharmaceuticals Inc., reports that earlier in the week scientists from its research partner, the Roskamp Institute, presented results of its recent research showing that anatabine supplementation significantly reduces central and peripheral inflammation and neurological injury in an animal model of multiple sclerosis (MS). The findings were presented in New...