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2014-02-05 08:29:22

Strategic Business Leader Brings Complementary Product Commercialization and Rare Disease Expertise SAN DIEGO, Feb. 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- aTyr Pharma ("aTyr"), an innovative biotherapeutics enterprise, announced today that Frederic Chereau has joined aTyr as president and chief operating officer. Mr. Chereau has more than 20 years of experience in bringing new rare disease products to market and has held key leadership positions at Shire and Genzyme. Mr. Chereau's appointment will...

2014-01-14 12:26:31

DUBLIN, January 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Shire plc (LSE: SHP, NASDAQ: SHPG) Dr. Flemming Ornskov, Chief Executive Officer of Shire, will address investors today, Tuesday, January 14, 2014, at the JP Morgan Healthcare Conference in San Francisco. In his address he will confirm that Shire finished 2013 strongly, having successfully performed a strategy shift and introduced greater operational discipline. Shire now expects to deliver Non GAAP EPS growth at the upper end of...

2014-01-13 04:21:01

BREDA, The Netherlands and GHENT, Belgium, January 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Enters into pilot research agreement with Boehringer Ingelheim arGEN-X, a clinical stage human therapeutic antibody company, announces the attainment of two important success milestones in its SIMPLE Antibody(TM) research and product development collaboration with Shire. The milestones, which trigger undisclosed payments from Shire, relate to demonstration of in vivo proof of concept...

2013-12-18 23:04:22

This land of mists and ravens was featured on MTV, HGTV and even had a write-up in the New York Times. Trout Creek, Montana (PRWEB) December 18, 2013 With the advent of the latest Hobbit movie – “The Desolation of Smaug”, the phones have been literally ringing off the hook to book a stay at “The Shire of Montana”. This Hobbit House is one of the only places in the world where you can actually stay in an exclusive, underground Hobbit abode. As far as the smog (Smaug) goes, there...

Word of the Day
  • The hard inner (usually woody) layer of the pericarp of some fruits (as peaches or plums or cherries or olives) that contains the seed.
This word comes from the Greek 'endon,' in, within, plus the Greek 'kardia,' heart.