My watch list  

56 Current news of Actelion


You can refine your search further. Select from the filter options on the left to narrow down your results.

Actelion's ponesimod successful in mid-stage trial in patients with plaque psoriasis

Ponesimod to proceed to Phase III clinical development in psoriasis


Actelion announced that its selective S1P1 modulator, ponesimod, successfully met the primary endpoint - the proportion of patients with at least 75% improvement in Psoriasis Area and Severity Index (PASI) from baseline (PASI75) at week 16 - in a double blind, placebo-controlled study conducted ...


Actelion submits the registration dossier for macitentan to EMA


Actelion announced that the submission of the Marketing Authorisation Application (MAA) for macitentan (Opsumit®) for the treatment of patients with pulmonary arterial hypertension to the EMA has been accepted. The EMA will now start the formal review process.The United States Food and Drug ...


Actelion submits a NDA for macitentan for the treatment of patients with pulmonary arterial hypertension


Actelion announced that it has submitted a New Drug Application (NDA) to the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) seeking approval for macitentan (Opsumit®) for the treatment of patients with pulmonary arterial hypertension.Macitentan, a novel oral dual endothelin receptor antagonist, was ...


Actelion announces cost saving initiative to be implemented by the end of 2012

Initiative could result in a reduction of up to 135 positions


Actelion announced that the company has launched a cost saving initiative as an integral part of its strategy for value creation outlined in early May 2012. The initiative will ensure that the company can fully capitalize on the significant growth opportunities in its core area of expertise of ...


Actelion's macitentan meets primary endpoint in pivotal Phase III study


Actelion announced that initial analysis indicates that the pivotal, long-term, event-driven study SERAPHIN with macitentan, a novel dual endothelin receptor antagonist, in 742 patients suffering from pulmonary arterial hypertension (PAH) and treated for up to three and a half years, has met its ...


Japan's Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare grants approval for Actelion's miglustat for the treatment of Niemann-Pick type C disease


Actelion Ltd announced that Japan's Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare has granted approval for miglustat for the treatment of Niemann-Pick type C disease.The approval was based on the data generated for the first approval of miglustat in this indication in the European Union, as well as data ...


Auxilium Pharmaceuticals, Inc. and Actelion Pharmaceuticals Ltd. enter a collaboration agreement for XIAFLEX in Canada, Australia, Brazil and Mexico

Actelion obtains exclusive rights for two potential indications


Auxilium Pharmaceuticals, Inc. and Actelion Ltd. announced that they have entered into a long-term partnership for the development, supply and commercialization of XIAFLEX® (collagenase clostridium histolyticum), a novel, first-in-class biologic for the potential treatment of Dupuytren's ...


Jean-Pierre Garnier elected as Chairman of Actelion's Board of Directors


Actelion Ltd announced that Jean-Pierre Garnier has become Chairman of the Board of Directors of the Swiss biopharmaceutical company. The Board of Directors elected him at their meeting, 27 September 2011. In order to ensure a smooth transition, Robert Cawthorn, who has been Chairman since the ...


Actelion reports results of exploratory study with macitentan in IPF patients


Actelion announced that the exploratory Phase II study with macitentan in patients with idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis (IPF) shows a promising safety and tolerability profile of macitentan, no difference being observed between placebo and macitentan with regard to liver enzyme elevations. The ...


Actelion announces change in its Board of Directors


Actelion announced that Joseph C. Scodari - for personal reasons - has resigned from Actelion's Board of Directors at the beginning of August 2011.Robert Cawthorn, Chairman of the Board of Directors at Actelion, commented: "We would like to thank Joe for his dedication to Actelion. We have ...


Page 2 From 6
Subscribe to e-mail updates relating to your search

You will receive via e-mail the latest search results matching your search criteria. This service is free of charge and can be cancelled at any time.

Your browser is not current. Microsoft Internet Explorer 6.0 does not support some functions on Chemie.DE