Tag: Regeneron Pharmaceuticals (REGN)

Regeneron: Improved Hearing to Normal Levels in a Child with Profound Genetic Deafness 

Regeneron in the NEWS Regeneron Pharmaceuticals (REGN) announced today that the investigational gene therapy DB-OTO improved hearing to normal levels in one child (dosed at 11 months of age) within 24 weeks, and initial hearing improvements were observed in a second child (dosed at 4 years of age) at a 6-week assessment. Both children were born with profound genetic deafness due to variants of the …

Regeneron and Mammoth Biosciences Collaborate to Pursue Next-Generation CRISPR-Based Gene Editing for Multiple Diseases

Regeneron Pharmaceuticals and Mammoth Biosciences in the NEWS Regeneron Pharmaceuticals (REGN) and Mammoth Biosciences, Inc. announced a collaboration to research, develop and commercialize in vivo CRISPR-based gene editing therapies for multiple tissues and cell types. Regeneron develops adeno-associated viral vectors (AAVs) using antibody-based targeting to enhance delivery of genetic medicine payloads to specific tissues and cell types. Mammoth . . . This content is for paid …

Discovering The Root Causes of Diseases

Prohost Letter #457 Discovering The Root Causes of Diseases   Biotech firms with solid scientific fundamentals are racing towards unveiling the root-causes of various diseases that have yet to be completely unveiled. Knowing the root causes of diseases enabled some of the clinical-stage firms and the revenues-generating firms to bring into the clinic novel advanced treatments. Improving the treatments of severe untreatable diseases depends on …

Regeneron Pharmaceuticals EYLEA HD Approved by FDA for Wet Age-related Macular Degeneration, Diabetic Macular Edema and Diabetic Retinopathy

Regeneron Pharmaceuticals EYLEA HD Approved by the FDA Regeneron Pharmaceuticals (REGN) announced that the U.S. FDA has approved EYLEA HD (aflibercept) Injection 8 mg for the treatment of patients with wet age-related macular degeneration (wAMD), diabetic macular edema (DME) and diabetic retinopathy (DR). The recommended dose for EYLEA HD is 8 mg . . . This content is for paid subscribers. Please click here to subscribe or …

Treating Untreatable Disease – NASH

Prohost Letter #452 Treating Untreatable Disease - NASH Non Alcoholic Steatohepatitis  The efforts spent on treating Non Alcoholic Steatohepatitis (NASH) have reached a promising stage where clinical trial data from the clinical-stage and revenue-generating biotech firms have demonstrated capability of treat NASH. The most promising of these firms we believe, are clinical-stage firms, especially those firms that have already demonstrated capability of regressing fibrosis in …

Shorting Biotech Firms with Solid Fundamentals

Prohost Comprehensive Letter #451 Shorting Biotech Firms with Solid Fundamentals Unfair shorting of promising stocks seems to have become the norm during the harsh circumstances that not only the United States but several other countries have been living under for more than two years. The bad circumstances in the United States seem to be motivating unfair short-sellers to take advantage of bad news and cause …

Regeneron: The Completed Acquisition of Checkmate Pharmaceuticals is Excellent News Not Bad News

Regeneron Pharmaceuticals Acquisition of Checkmate Pharmaceuticals  Regeneron Pharmaceuticals (REGN) announced a successful acquisition of Checkmate Pharmaceuticals, Inc., deepening its commitment to immuno-oncology. The firm has added a new modality to the company's portfolio of potential combination-ready approaches for difficult-to-treat cancers. Checkmate's lead investigational candidate, vidutolimod, is an advanced generation CPG-4 oligodeoxynucleotide toll-like receptor 9 . . . This content is for paid subscribers. Please click here …

Comprehensive Prohost Letter #449 – Reality

Comprehensive Prohost Letter Issues Reality The Best of words in informative texts are the smallest in number and the most truthful in contents. That’s what Prohost believes, especially in the presence of the cruel circumstances our entire planet is currently living. Last Friday, the three indexes of the stock market had their best performances since the 4th quarter of 2020. Why? We don’t know, but …

What Happens to Intellia When the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office Changes Previous Patent Decisions?

Intellia Therapeutics Loses Technology Patent and Suffers a Selloff A selloff of Intellia Therapeutics (NTLA) stock occured when the U.S. Patent and trademark office ruled that CRISPR genome editing technology patent belongs to the Broad Institute. It's stating that a team of researchers led by Feng Zhang beat Jennifer Doudna and Emmanuelle Charpentier in making CRISPR editing possible. This new . . . This content …

Comprehensive Prohost Letter #448

Comprehensive Prohost Letter Issues Coronavirus Variant Omicron A lot has happened since the coronavirus variant Omicron was discovered in South Africa. After having been responsible for a severe plummeting of the stock market, Omicron boosted the market after being described by many scientists as fast spreading with different yet milder symptoms when compared to those caused by SARS-CoV-1, SARS-CoV-2 (the virus that causes COVID-19) and …

The World Health Organization Recommends Regeneron Pharmaceuticals Antibody Cocktail for COVID-19

Regeneron Welcomes the World Health Organization's Recommendation for Use of REGEN- COVTM to Treat COVID-19 The World Health Organization (WHO) updated its Therapeutics and COVID-19: living guideline to include the casirivimab and imdevimab monoclonal antibody cocktail, known as REGEN-COVTM in the U.S. and Ronapreve® in other countries. The guideline conditionally recommends REGEN-COV to treat high-risk non-hospitalized patients with non-severe COVID-19 and seronegative (no measurable . …

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 …

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 …

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 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 …

Regeneron Pharmaceuticals: Good News During Bad Market Days

The market is sinking in a furious mood caused by the failure to figure out the pathway of criteria, which is currently controlling the stocks’ volatile performances. Today we are posting good news coming from a few biotech companies with solid fundamentals. Unfortunately, all of these firms are tumbling instead of soaring, or at least performing positively. The first is under News & Comments and …