Tag: Theravance Biopharma (TBPH)

From Stanford: A Step on the Road Toward a Cancer Cure. From Theravance: a Worthwhile Co-Development Agreement with Janssen Biotech

From Stanford: A Step on the Road Toward a Cancer Cure. From Theravance: a Worthwhile Co-Development Agreement with Janssen Biotech

A Stanford research team investigating a new immunotherapy approach, which consists of injecting tiny amounts of two immuno-stimulating molecules directly into the cancers themselves, announced good news. The first of the two injections contained a CpG oligonucleotide a short stretch of DNA that promotes the expression of OX40, a protein that resides on the surface of the immune system’s T cells. The second injection comprised an antibody that binds …
Theravance Biopharma Has Good News for COPD Patients

Theravance Biopharma Has Good News for COPD Patients

Theravance Biopharma (TBPH) and Mylan N.V. (MYL) announced positive results from a 12-month Phase 3 safety study of revefenacin (TD-4208). The drug is an investigational long-acting muscarinic antagonist (LAMA) - a proposed once-daily, NEBULIZED bronchodilator for chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD). The study demonstrated that revefenacin was generally well-tolerated, and no new safety issues were identified. Rates of adverse events (AEs) and serious adverse events …
Prohost Letter #408

Prohost Letter #408

Prohost Letter #408 AT A GLANCE - Continued from the Previous Prohost Letter #408 In the Past issue #407, we picked the following firms: NEUROCRINE BIOSCIENCES (NBIX) Treating Tardive Dyskinesia CYTOMX Improving On Cancer Immunotherapy CELYAD SA (CYAD) Bringing Solutions To Immunotherapy Problems Please Read the articles written about these firms in the Issue #407 In This Issue We Add  NEW LINK GENETICS...
Prohost Letter #404 Part 2

Prohost Letter #404 Part 2

Prohost Letter #404 Part 2 Synthetic Biology (2) A Brief History DNA is the software of life. This is how Synthetic Genomics firm, which we believe is now is the leading biotech firm for applied synthetic biology. Synthetic Genomics is still a private firm in spite of that thousands of investors are impatiently waiting for it to turn public and it will. So stay tuned. …
Prohost Letter #402

Prohost Letter #402

Prohost Letter #402 Antisense Proof of Concept and Feasibility EYE ON INVIVA (INVA) Sales of The Ellipta Inhalers Started to Pick up AND ON THERAVANCE BIOPHARMA (TBPH) See Below AND WE WILL NOT LOSE FOCUS ON ARIAD (ARIA), EXELIXIS (EXEL), ARRAY (ARRY), PORTOLA (PTLA), NEKTAR (NKTR), THERAVANCE BIOPHARMA (TBPH), INVIVA (INVA), MERCK (MRK) AND SEE THE TABLES IONIS (IONS) The . . . This content is for paid …
Prohost Letter #401

Prohost Letter #401

Prohost Letter #401 SYNOPSIS PART 1 In this Letter CONTENTS Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy (DMD) FDA Compassionate Approval of Eteplirsen! PART 2 In The Letter Issue #402 CONTENTS EYE ON IONIS (IONS) Antisense Proof of Concept and Feasibility EYE ON INVIVA (INVA) AND THERAVANCE BIOPHARMA (TBPH) Sales of The Ellipta Inhalers Started to Pick up Before an expected Boom Not Losing . . . This content …
Cempra Stock has Been Cremated. Will Today’s Good News Resurrect It?

Cempra Stock has Been Cremated. Will Today’s Good News Resurrect It?

The nature the Presidential Election this time is weighing on investors’ chests and minds and mood and decisions. The stocks are typically reflecting investors’ inability to reason or make rational selection. Many are waiting for the election results to see whether they sell their portfolios or add to them. Negativity is the outcome fuelled by pessimism and by the simultaneous surfacing of articles and biographies …
Biotech Firms with Guaranteed Growth Potential

Biotech Firms with Guaranteed Growth Potential

Good news is not always great news that makes a difference. In the drug industry, clinical trial results that demonstrate a drug has fulfilled the requirements of the trials, including the primary and secondary endpoints does not always guarantee that the drug will be successful if and when it hits the market. Experience and follow up on certain firms enables us to see the real …
Theravance Biopharma and Mylan COPD Product is Speeding Towards Approval

Theravance Biopharma and Mylan COPD Product is Speeding Towards Approval

Enrollment has been completed in all the three ongoing clinical trials comprising the firm’s Phase 3 program for Theravance Biopharma’s (TBPH) revefenacin (TD-4208). The drug is an investigational long-acting muscarinic antagonist (LAMA) for chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD). The three revefenacin Phase 3 program are meant to support the registration of the product in the U.S. More than 2,300 patients have been enrolled and Top-line …
Great News for Innoviva and COPD Patients

Great News for Innoviva and COPD Patients

GlaxoSmithKline and Innoviva: The COPD inhaler Relvar® Ellipta® (known as Brio Ellipta in the United States) Demonsterates Superiority Over Usual Care. According to GlaxoSmithKline plc (GSK) and Innoviva (INVA), the results came fromSalford lung study, which demonstrated that Relvar® Ellipta® 100/25mcg (fluticasone furoate ‘FF’/vilanterol ‘VI’ or ‘FF/VI’) achieved a superior reduction in exacerbations versususual care   in patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease COPD, in an everyday …
A Judge is Offended About False Claims Against Gilead. Good News from Regeneron

A Judge is Offended About False Claims Against Gilead. Good News from Regeneron

GILEAD SCIENCES The people who cause the selloff of Gilead’s (GILD) stock because it missed 5 cents are the same who continue to complain about the high price of its HCV drug. This is intriguing because those who advocated selling the stock said that the reason for the miss is the huge discounts the firm is making on the drug price. Gilead is the undisputed …
Theravance Biopharma Drug Vibativ Overcomes Serious Infections. See Also: Juno Therapeutics in China

Theravance Biopharma Drug Vibativ Overcomes Serious Infections. See Also: Juno Therapeutics in China

Dealing With Bacterial Resistance To Antibiotics    In the NEWS THERAVANCE BIOPHARMA At the 26th European Congress of Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases (ECCMID), Theravance Biopharma (TBPH) demonstrated that its drug Vibativ® (televancin) possesses a potent in vitro activity against broad range of Staphylococcus aureus (S. aureus) clinical isolates. These isolates included Methicillin-resistant S. aureus (MRSA). The antibiotic activity for VIBATIV was seen in 100% of the evaluated S. aureus clinical isolates regardless of their type or resistance …
Prohost Letter #392

Prohost Letter #392

Prohost Letter #392 February 28, 2016 - How could it be possible for any genius to make intelligent guesses about the market's next moves when highly regarded experts, including Nobel Prize winners in economics, remained quizzical about the recent horrifying performances of publicly traded stocks? Since the beginning of 2016, the stock market has been made to look as if a runaway train with many passengers …
Astrazeneca Selects Mirati Therapeutics Drug for Its Cancer Immunotherapy Combination

Astrazeneca Selects Mirati Therapeutics Drug for Its Cancer Immunotherapy Combination

In The NEWS IMMUNOTHERAPY MIRATI THERAPEUTICS Mirati Therapeutics (MRTX) is an oncology company focusing on genetic and epigenetic drivers of cancer. The firm’s clinical stage product candidates include MGCD265, a multi-targeted kinase inhibitor that is in Phase 1b clinical development trials for the treatment of solid tumors, including lung, head and neck, and gastric cancers; MGCD516, a kinase inhibitor, which is in Phase 1 clinical …
Prohost Letter #381

Prohost Letter #381

Prohost Letter #381 QUARTERLY FINANCIAL RESULTS IN THE BIOTECH SECTOR Investors Concerns, Excitement and Expectations (Part 3) For the past quarter of a century we spent focusing on the biotech sector, observing it from all angles and weighing the possible outcomes of its individual member companies. We conclude that: Regardless of what the firms quarterly financial results might point to success or failure, the market …
Prohost Letter #378 Part 1

Prohost Letter #378 Part 1

Prohost Letter #378 Part 1 Views and Visions TOP-TIER BIOTECHNOLOGY COMPANIES GILEAD We wrote a lot about Gilead (GILD), doing our best to protect investors against negative gossip that filled the media and aimed at misleading and insulting investors’ intelligence. We never lowered our target based on the perpetrated, fabricated stories, which made many investors lose confidence in Gilead’s strategy and sell their stocks, thus, …