Biotech Stock News (AMGN) (RGLS) (BIIB) (RVNC) (AGN)

Amgen, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMGN) On October 28, 2015 Amgen had announced that it had received FDA approval for its skin cancer drug known as IMLYGIC. This drug is an injection type drug that helps boost the immune system to fight off and kill cancerous skin cells. This therapy only treats Melanoma — skin cancer– but does … Read more

Biotech Stock News (RXII) (FPRX) (BMY) (ZFGN)

Rxi Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ:RXII) On October 15, 2015 Rxi Pharmaceuticals announced positive phase 2a results for its RXI-109 compound. The trial, known as RXI-109-1402, was comparing RXI-109 treated scars against scars that were revised by surgery — control group. To test out dosing though Rxi gave one cohort of patients 5 mg/cm of RXI-109 while another … Read more

Biotech News- 2/9/15 to 2/13/15

Achillion Pharmaceuticals (ACHN) Shares of Achillion gained 7% on 2/9/15 last week when it had announced that it had achieved a 100% SVR12 in a phase 2 trial treating patients with the genotype 1 version of the Hepatitis C virus — HCV. The trial tested for the primary objective of patients being able to achieve a … Read more