Tag: Biogen Idec (BIIB)

Biogen’s Exciting Q2 Results Highlighted Ionis (IONS) Too

Biogen’s Exciting Q2 Results Highlighted Ionis (IONS) Too

The good news from Biogen’s (BIIB) Q2 exciting financial results comprised impressive news for Ionis (IONS) from the commercialization of Ionis’ approved product, Spinraza for Spinal muscular atrophy (SMA).  Biogen is also responsible for the commercialization of Ionis’ products Tegsedi™ (inotersen) and Waylivra™ (volanesorsen) – two antisense drugs that Ionis discovered and successfully advanced through Phase 3 studies. In the second quarter of Biogen’s 2018 …
Prohost Letter #410

Prohost Letter #410

Prohost Letter #410 JUNE PDUFA DAYS This month, the FDA will decide on the approvals of drugs belonging to companies that Prohost has picked for investment. Usually, granting approvals rallies the stocks of the drugs’ developing firms. Sending Complete Response Letters for demands that might delay approvals would cut a substantial percentage of the stocks’ values, while rejections would cause the stocks to falter. Let’s …
Ionis Drug Spinraza Conquers Spinal Muscular Atrophy with Statistically Significant Results

Ionis Drug Spinraza Conquers Spinal Muscular Atrophy with Statistically Significant Results

Biogen (BIIB) and Ionis (IONS) announced that Spinraza (nusinersen), an antisense drug designed and developed by Ionis met its primary endpoint in Phase 3 trial of the CHERISH Study in later-onset spinal muscular atrophy (SMA). This was the second positive Phase 3 study that provides evidence of Spinraza’s efficacy and favorable safety. The data demonstrate statistically significant and clinically meaningful results.   Children receiving Spinraza …
Biogen: A Fruitful Collaboration in Gene Therapy. A Small Gene Therapy Firm That You Should Know

Biogen: A Fruitful Collaboration in Gene Therapy. A Small Gene Therapy Firm That You Should Know

COLLABORATIONS Preparing for the Future, Biogen Signs a Lucrative Collaborative Agreements While Highlighting the Small Firm REGENXBIO Pursuing gene therapy, Biogen (BIIB) announced collaborations with two gene therapy experts from the University of Pennsylvania as well as a gene therapy technology licensing deal with THE small gene therapy firm RegenxBio (RGNX). The deal will allow Biogen to license RegenxBio proprietary NAV Technology Platform for the …