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Why Rhythm Pharmaceuticals Stock Price is Rebounding

Rhythm Pharmaceuticals is Rebounding Rhythm Pharmaceuticals (RYTM) announced yesterday, July 20, 2022, that the French National Agency for Medicines and Health Products Safety (ANSM) and Haute Autorité de santé (HAS) have granted pre-marketing authorization AP1 (autorisation d’accès précoce - early access authorization), for IMCIVREE® (setmelanotide), an MC4R agonist, for patients with genetically-confirmed Bardet-Biedl syndrome . . . This content is for paid subscribers. Please click here …

Acquired by Merck or Not, Seagen Will, Sooner or Later, Outperform

Is Merck to Acquire Seagen? The Wall Street Journal reported that Merck is in advanced talks to buy Seagen in a deal that could be worth $40 billion or more. The report, cited by people familiar with the matter, said that the companies are discussing a price above $200 a share for SGEN. It is said that the acquisition will help Merck boost its products …

Kite Pharma’s Yescarta® Approved by the EC for Adults with Relapsed or Refractory Follicular Lymphoma

Kite Pharma - A Gilead Company In The NEWS Gilead Sciences' (GILD) firm Kite Pharma, announced that the European Commission (EC) has approved its CAR T-cell therapy Yescarta® (axicabtagene ciloleucel) for adult patients with relapsed or refractory follicular lymphoma (FL) after three or more lines of systemic therapy. Yescarta maintained its orphan medicinal product designation in this indication. From . . . This content is for …

What’s Going on with the Clinical-Stage Biotech Firms. See Also: Promising News From Evotec SE

The Clinical Stage Biotech Firms   We have reasons to believe that some clinical-stage biotechnology firms, which have yet to generate revenues, have solid scientific fundamentals, breakthrough technologies and extremely promising  products that will generate billions of dollars in future years. These solid firms’ shareholders are currently experiencing selloffs of their stocks. Short-sellers, and the followers who are encouraging the ridding of these stocks, explain …

Our Most Pressing Need. See Also: Important, Recent News from Incyte & Eli Lilly and Halozyme

Our Most Pressing Need Our current, most pressing need is news that makes sense. Stock Market investors are waiting for comprehensive news regarding inflation in the U.S., the rest of the world's economy and the price of crude oil. Indeed, we are all waiting to hear confirmed news promising the end of Russia's invasion into Ukraine. All the news we have been hearing up til …

Our Plan as the Stock Market Continues to Plummet

The Stock Market Continues to Plummet Indeed, the Stock Market continues to decline, losing investors' profits.   Each time the Market plummets it takes with it promising firms' stocks but when the biotech stocks plummet new reasons are always claimed for the decline. Today's claimed reason for the deep losses is the tension between Russia and Ukraine, which, as it happens, is not the only …

Devastated and Resurrected Good Biotech Firms: Theravance Biopharma

The Market Devastation and Resurrection of Good Biotech Firms Due to the market’s instability that we have been experiencing for a while now, we decided to look back at some biotech firms whose values tumbled and stocks tanked as a result of both internal and external bad circumstances and other reasons. The decision to retackle these firms is in our conviction that they will rebound …

Agenus Strategic Decision to Withdraw the BLA for Balsitilimab

Agenus to Withdraw BLA for Balstilimab Agenus (AGEN) announced a strategic decision to withdraw its Biologics License Application (BLA) for balstilimab, its PD-1 inhibitor. The firm stated that its decision will not change the development plans for balstilimab with regard to its combination with AGEN1181, which will . . . This content is for paid subscribers. Please click here to subscribe or here to log in.

The Time Has Come to Present Mirum Pharmaceuticals Inc

Mirum Pharmaceuticals Inc Mirum Pharmaceuticals Inc (MIRM) is a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company focused on the development and commercialization of a late-stage pipeline of novel therapies for debilitating liver diseases. Maralixibat, is Mirum Pharmaceuticals lead product candidate. The product is an investigational oral drug in development for the following conditions:   Alagille syndrome (ALGS) Progressive familial intrahepatic . . . This content is for paid subscribers. …

Why Jounce Therapeutics Stock is Outperforming Today

Jounce Therapeutics Jounce Therapeutics (JNCE) is a clinical-stage immunotherapy company developing therapies enabling the immune system to attack tumors and provide long-lasting benefits to patients through a biomarker-driven approach. Jounce has ongoing multiple development stage programs while simultaneously advancing additional early-stage assets from its robust discovery engine based on its Translational Science. Jounce Therapeutics Lead Products

Gain Therapeutics: A Biotech with Promising Treatments for Neurodegenerative Diseases and a Note from Prohost Biotech

Gain Therapeutics Inc in the News Gain Therapeutics, Inc. (GANX) announced today topline data from its  study conducted at the University of Maryland School of Medicine (UMSOM). The study, evaluating two lead Structurally Targeted Allosteric Regulators (STARs) compounds – GT-02287 and GT-02329 – for the treatment of Gaucher and GBA1 Parkinson’s Disease, demonstrated positive effects . . . This content is for paid subscribers. Please …

The U.S. FDA Accepts Exelixis sNDA of CABOMETYX® for Priority Review

Exelixis sNDA Accepted by the US FDA for CABOMETYX® The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) accepted Exelixis (EXEL) supplemental New Drug Application (sNDA) for CABOMETYX ® (cabozantinib) as a treatment for patients 12 years and older with differentiated thyroid cancer (DTC) who have progressed following prior therapy and are radioactive iodine-refractory (if radioactive . . . This content is for paid subscribers. Please click here …

The FDA Approval of Biogen’s Alzheimer’s Disease Drug and How Cassava Sciences Alzheimer’s Disease Drug Differs

Biogen Product Adulelm Approved for Alzheimer's Disease The latest news regarding Alzheimer’s disease is that of the FDA’s approval of Biogen Inc's (BIIB) Alzheimer disease product Adulelm (aducanumab). Although the approval seemed to be great news for Biogen many analysts and researchers, in highly regarded scientific institutions and universities, called it controversial. The FDA advisory committee has voted almost . . . This content is …

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 . . . This content is for paid …

The Reasons for the Immunome, Inc Stock Rally

Immunome, Inc. Immunome, Inc (IMNM) announced today that its discovery engine has isolated potent antibodies capable of neutralizing several SARS-CoV-2 (the virus that causes COVID-19) variants, including the South African Variant (B.1.351), in pseudovirus testing.  This effort is part of the company’s . . . This content is for paid subscribers. Please click here to subscribe or here to log in.

News About Reata Pharmaceuticals

Reata Pharmaceuticals The Positive News  Prohost Biotech's interest in Reata Pharmaceuticals (RETA) started when we recognized and appreciated the firm’s goals and its scientific capability. Reata Pharmaceuticals' goal is discovering molecular pathways that regulate cellular metabolism, inflammation and response to stress injury; hence, treat devastating diseases that have yet to . . . This content is for paid subscribers. Please click here to subscribe or here to …

SARS-CoV-2 Virus vs The President of the United States

President Trump, the First Lady and COVID-19 Indeed, the complicated, nasty SARS-CoV-2 virus managed to infect President Trump and the First Lady when we were expecting a vaccine to soon be ready to protect the country and the world from COVID-19. The president’s physicians did not treat the him with any of the investigational vaccines in late-phase trials; vaccines being developed by: Moderna (

Sorrento Therapeutics Releases Preclinical Data from STI-1499 and STI-2020 Demonstrating Potent Neutralizing Antibodies Against SARS-CoV-2

Sorrento Therapeutics Preclinical Data of Neutralizing Antibodies Against SARS-CoV-2 In preclinical studies, both STI-1499 and STI-2020 demonstrated potent neutralizing activity against SARS-CoV-2 virus isolates, including the emerging Spike D614G variant virus. Both STI-1499 and STI-2020 demonstrated protective activities against SARS-CoV-2 infection in Syrian golden hamsters. At day 5, STI-2020 at 500 µg reduced virus load in hamster lungs to undetectable levels in 100% of animals …