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2008-11-12 09:00:10

ZaBeCor Pharmaceuticals ("ZaBeCor" or the "Company") announces today that the United States Food and Drug Administration ("FDA") has approved the Company's Investigational New Drug Application ("IND") for the treatment of asthma. This approval enables the Company to proceed with Phase I clinical trials in humans for its asthma drug candidate, Excellair(TM). The IND review included ZaBeCor's clinical development plan, Phase I clinical trial protocols, manufacturing plans and extensive...

2008-09-24 09:00:13

ZaBeCor Pharmaceuticals ("ZaBeCor") announces today the formation of its new subsidiary Biothorpe Pharmaceuticals ("Biothorpe" or the "Company"), a biotechnology company focused on the development of siRNA, antisense and other molecular technologies for the treatment of cancer. Recent studies in academia and in the biopharmaceutical industry indicate that Syk kinase is required for the proliferation of malignant cells in several cancers. Biothorpe's intellectual property portfolio includes...

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