Tag: Intellia Therapeutics (NTLA)

The Omicron Variant and the Bizarre Stock Market Chaos

The Bizarre Assessment of Biotech Firms in the Stock Market The Clinical-Stage Biotechnology Firms  We are witnessing inexplicable evaluations of clinical-stage biotechnology companies. Bizarre is the best description of this group’s assessment which is based on incomes that do not exist in biotech firms that are yet to have approved and marketed products anywhere in the world. Unfortunately, the most impacted firms by the bizarre …

Intellia Therapeutics to Highlight Ex Vivo Genome Editing and CRISPR/Cas9 Manufacturing Advances at ASH

Intellia Therapeutics to Present at ASH Intellia Therapeutics (NTLA) announced the presentation of data from its ex vivo research and development efforts in two poster presentations at the 63rd American Society of Hematology (ASH) Annual Meeting and Exposition taking place in Atlanta, GA, as well as virtually, December 11-14, 2021. From the CSO at Intellia Therapeutics Laura Sepp-Lorenzino, Ph.D., Chief Scientific Officer, Intellia Therapeutics, said, “As we continue to …

Intellia Therapeutics Receives U.S. FDA Orphan Drug Designation for NTLA-2001 See Also: Important News from Ultragenyx Pharmaceutical

Intellia Therapeutics Granted Orphan Drug Designation for NTLA-2001 Intellia Therapeutics (NTLA) announced that the U.S. FDA has granted orphan drug designation to NTLA-2001 for the treatment of transthyretin (ATTR) amyloidosis. This investigational therapy is the first CRISPR therapy to be administered systemically to edit a disease-causing gene inside the human body. NTLA-2001 has the potential to be the first single-dose treatment for ATTR amyloidosis as it …

Intellia Therapeutics and SparingVision Strategic Collaboration to Develop Novel Ocular Therapies. See Also: Crispr Therapeutics’ News is Good, Not Bad

Intellia Therapeutics and SparingVision Collaboration Intellia Therapeutics (NTLA) and SparingVision - a genomic medicine company developing vision saving treatments for ocular diseases, announced a strategic collaboration to develop novel genomic medicines utilizing CRISPR/Cas9 technology for the treatment of ocular diseases. Intellia Therapeutics is to grant SparingVision exclusive rights to Intellia . . . This content is for paid subscribers. Please click here to subscribe or here to …

Denali Therapeutics: Positive Clinical Results and Regulatory Progress for Development Programs in ALS. See Also: NTLA Tumbling Today

Denali Therapeutics News Denali Therapeutics (DNLI) -  a biopharmaceutical company developing a broad portfolio of product candidates engineered to cross the blood-brain barrier (BBB) for neurodegenerative diseases.  Denali pursues new treatments by rigorously assessing genetically validated targets, engineering delivery across the BBB and guiding development through biomarkers that demonstrate target and pathway engagement. Denali is based in South San . . . This content is for …

Intellia Therapeutics: Authorized to Initiate Phase 1/2 Clinical Trial of NTLA-2002 for Hereditary Angioedema

Intellia Therapeutics Authorization of CTA for Phase 1/2 Study of NTLA-2002 Intellia Therapeutics (NTLA) announced the authorization of its Clinical Trial Application (CTA) by the New Zealand Medicines and Medical Devices Safety Authority (MEDSAFE) to initiate a Phase 1/2 study evaluating NTLA-2002 for the treatment of adults with hereditary angioedema (HAE). About Hereditary . . . This content is for paid subscribers. Please click here to subscribe or …

Comprehensive Prohost Letter Issues

The Comprehensive Prohost Letter Issues The Comprehensive Prohost Letter Issues will constitute a chain of 7 issues. Today’s issue will include the following: Pinpointing and selecting the biotech firms that demonstrate readiness to treat untreatable, devastating diseases. Presenting an important antibody cocktail for the treatment of COVID-19. Stating our position regarding the Alzheimer’s disease firm Cassava Sciences. Pinpointing Prohost’s . . . This content is …

The U.S. FDA Accepted Intellia Therapeutics IND Application of NTLA-5001 for Acute Myeloid Leukemia

Intellia Therapeutics IND Application of NTLA-5001 for AML is Accepted by the US FDA NTLA-5001 is Intellia Therapeutics (NTLA) first wholly-owned ex vivo CRISPR genome editing candidate for the treatment of cancer. It is an autologous T cell receptor (TCR)-T cell therapy engineered to target the Wilms’ Tumor (WT1) antigen for the treatment of all genetic subtypes . . . This content is for paid …

Agenus Inc Corporate Update and Financial Results for Q2 2021. See Also: Why Intellia Was Down Today

Agenus Inc News and Q2 Results for 201 Agenus (AGEN) announced results with better than usual news including the following:  $200 million received from BMS for anti-TIGIT bispecific antibody collaboration FDA cleared IND for AGEN1777 clinical enrollment AGEN1181 rapidly advancing in the clinic - data to be presented in 2H 2021 Cell therapy . . . This content is for paid subscribers. Please click here to …

A Reevaluation of Prohost Biotech’s Picked Firms

Prohost Letter #446 A Reevaluation of Prohost Biotech’s Picked Firms We have already pinpointed some of the devastating and life-threatening diseases that have yet to find treatment. Prohost’s plans are about discovering small &/or large biotech or biopharma firms that demonstrate scientific capability for treating or curing these diseases. Most of the firms that we picked for investment in yesteryears had solid scientific and managerial …

bluebird bio Receives Approval for its Gene Therapy SKYSONA™ for Young People with Early CALD Without a Matched Sibling Donor

bluebird bio Receives EC Approval for  bluebird bio (BLUE) announced that the European Commission (EC) has granted marketing authorization of SKYSONA™ (elivaldogene autotemcel, Lenti-D™) one-time gene therapy for the treatment of early cerebral adrenoleukodystrophy (CALD) in patients less than 18 years of age with an ABCD1 genetic mutation, and for whom a human leukocyte antigen . . . This content is for paid subscribers. Please click here to subscribe or here to …

Companies Behind the Biotechnology Revolution

Prohost Portfolio PLUS #7 Companies Behind The Biotechnology Revolution Without these firms, basic science discoveries in the universities and the academic institutions and by the firms themselves would remain unutilized and shelved. Most of the firms we picked for the Prohost Portfolio are bringing novel products to newly discovered targets, and most have offered proof of concept of their hypotheses. Having said that, we add …

Intellia Therapeutics and Regeneron Pharmaceuticals: Yes, it is a Miracle!

Prohost Portfolio PLUS #6 Yes, it is a Miracle! Intellia Therapeutics and Regeneron Pharmaceuticals This miracle news from Intellia Therapeutics and Regeneron Pharmaceuticals came Saturday, a day when the Market is taking rest from the usual yo-yoing of good/bad reasons and no reasons. This miracle of great news emanated from Intellia Therapeutics. The first-ever clinical data from a trial that supports safety and efficacy of in vivo CRISPR …

Intellia Therapeutics Gene Editing Product NTLA-2001 – A Dream on its Way to Becoming Reality

Focus on Intellia Therapeutics Upcoming Presentation for NTLA-2001 Data to offer insight into safety and pharmacodynamics of NTLA-2001, the first-ever systemically administered in vivo CRISPR therapy candidate Late-breaking abstract selected for oral presentation on June 26 Intellia Therapeutics NTLA-2001 for People Living with hATTR-PN Intellia Therapeutics (NTLA) announced that Phase 1 . . . This content is for paid subscribers. Please click here to subscribe or here to log in.

Cassava Sciences Awarded NIH Grant. See Also: Intellia Therapeutics Presentations at the 24th ASGCT Meeting

Cassava Sciences Awarded NIH Research Grant for Simufilam Cassava Sciences (SAVA) announced that it has been awarded a new $2.7 million research grant from the National Institutes of Health (NIH). The grant was awarded following a peer review of clinical and scientific data for simufilam, its drug candidate for Alzheimer's disease, and is intended to fund clinical readiness activities . . . This content is …

Intellia Therapeutics Announces More Good News

Intellia Therapeutics NTLA-2001 for ATTR Granted Orphan Drug Designation by the EC Intellia Therapeutics (NTLA) announced that the European Commission (EC) has granted its product NTLA-2001 orphan drug designation. The investigational product is being developed as a treatment for transthyretin amyloidosis (ATTR), a rare condition that can impact a number of organs and tissues within the . . . This content is for paid subscribers. Please click here …

Intellia Therapeutics’ Important Current Presentations

Current Presentations from Intellia Therapeutics  Intellia Therapeutics (NTLA) is presenting the first preclinical data set on its novel cytosine deaminase base editor technology at the seventh Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory (CSHL) virtual scientific meeting on Nucleic Acid Therapies. The data shows how the Company’s proprietary base editors can expand its genome editing capabilities by enabling the introduction of multiple gene knockouts simultaneously with no detectable increase in …

It’s All About Common Sense: Intellia Therapeutics

The Nonsensical Downgrading of Development-Stage Firms Like Intellia Therapeutics It makes no sense to downgrade a development-stage firm such as CRiSPR gene editing IntelliaTherapeutics (NTLA) when only based on stopping short of attaining analysts’ expectations with regard to revenues and incomes. Development-stage firms yet to have products on the market to generate money, contrarily, serious development-stage firms spend millions to realize their goals and put …

Prohost Letter #444

Prohost Letter #444 The End of the Year Issue was delayed because our 2020 Prohost Portfolio stocks’ targets for the year failed to materialize; nobody not even the authorities were capable of predicting the pandemic, which continues to plague the world. As 2021 approached, we were unable to the End of the Year issue on time as we lacked the information required for the fair …