|By PR Newswire||
|April 11, 2014 08:01 AM EDT||
NEW YORK, April 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --
Today, Analysts Review released its analysts' notes regarding Regeneron Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ: REGN), Questcor Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ: QCOR), Jazz Pharmaceuticals plc (NASDAQ: JAZZ), Ariad Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ: ARIA), and BioMarin Pharmaceutical Inc. (NASDAQ: BMRN). Private wealth members receive these notes ahead of publication. To reserve complementary membership, limited openings are available at: http://www.AnalystsReview.com/register
Regeneron Pharmaceuticals, Inc. Analyst Notes
On April 1, 2014, Regeneron Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Regeneron), together with Sanofi, announced that the Phase 2 study with alirocumab, an antibody targeting proprotein convertase subtilisin/kexin type 9 (PCSK9) yielded positive results after it demonstrated a bad cholesterol percentage reduction in patients randomized to receive one of three doses of the said antibody every other week combined with statin therapy, as compared with patients receiving placebo. According to the Company, in week 12, the mean percentage reduction in lipoprotein-cholesterol (LDL-C) receiving alirocumab in 50mg, 75mg, and 150mg doses every other week was 55%, 62%, and 72%, respectively, compared with 3% mean reduction rate in the placebo group. Commenting on the results, George D. Yancopoulos, M.D., Ph.D., Chief Scientific Officer and Laboratories President, Regeneron, said, "Hypercholesterolemia is a growing problem in Japan and many patients are poorly-controlled on statins. The results from this trial support the efficacy and safety of alirocumab at a range of doses in Japanese patients." The full analyst notes on Regeneron Pharmaceuticals, Inc. will be available to download free of charge at:
Questcor Pharmaceuticals, Inc. Analyst Notes
On March 20, 2014, Questcor Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Questcor) announced that it is contributing $175,000 to Child Neurology Society (CNS) and Child Neurology Foundation (CNF) to fund the Philip R. Dodge Young Investigator Award, totalling the Company's commitment to the Dodge award to $250,000. Steve Cartt, CEO, Questcor, said, "Questcor's support of the child neurology community is unwavering and we are very pleased to support the Philip R. Dodge Young Investigator Award. Supporting this cornerstone program of the Child Neurology Society will help encourage young scientists to focus their research efforts on initiatives to advance the understanding and treatment of pediatric neurological disorders. Our hope is that these efforts will help pave the way for new and more effective treatments for the many children impacted by these disorders." The full analyst notes on Questcor Pharmaceuticals, Inc. are available to download free of charge at:
Jazz Pharmaceuticals plc Analyst Notes
On March 31, 2014, Jazz Pharmaceuticals plc (Jazz), together with Gentium S.p.A., announced the European commercial launching of Defitelio (defibrotide), the first licensed product designed to treat sever hepatic veno-occlusive disease (severe VOD) in patients over one month of age undergoing haematopoietic stem cell transplantation (HSCT) therapy. According to the Company, severe VOD is a complex and unpredictable disease affecting in over 80% of European patients. Jazz stated that the efficacy of Defitelio to treat sVOD in HSCT patients resulted from a successful phase 3 trial that provided a significant increase of 52% survival rates among patients treated for 100 days compared with patients in the historical control group. The Company informed that Defitelio will be launched in 27 additional European countries starting in 2014 until next year. The full analyst notes on Jazz Pharmaceuticals plc are available to download free of charge at:
Ariad Pharmaceuticals, Inc. Analyst Notes
On March 24, 2014, Ariad Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Ariad) announced the initiation of the pivotal Phase 2 trial of AP26113 in patients with locally advanced or metastatic non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC) previously treated with crizotinib. Ariad informed that ALK in Lung Cancer Trial of AP26113 (ALTA) is designed to determine the safety and efficacy of AP26113 in patients who tested positive for anaplastic lymphoma kinase (ALK+) oncogene. According to the Company, the ALTA trial's primary goal is to achieve an objective response rate (ORR) measured by RECIST criteria, while recording time to response, duration of response, disease control rate, progression-free survival, overall survival, safety and tolerability comes secondary. Ariad added that full patient enrolment is expected in Q3 2015 and the Company expects to report first data from the trial in during the medical meeting in 2015. The full analyst notes on Ariad Pharmaceuticals, Inc. are available to download free of charge at:
BioMarin Pharmaceutical Inc. Analyst Notes
On March 21, 2014, BioMarin Pharmaceutical Inc. (BioMarin) announced the appointment of Dennis J. Slamon, M.D. Ph.D., Clinical/Translational Research Director Revlon /UCLA Women's Cancer Research Program Director, to the Company's Board of Directors. According to the Company, Dr. Slamon won nearly two dozen national and international research awards honoring his scientific endeavors, and has mostly changed the way cancer is treated. Commenting on the appointment, Jean-Jacques Bienaimé, CEO, BioMarin, said, "I am delighted that Dr. Slamon will be joining BioMarin's board. His experience in translating discovery into medicines is aligned with our mission to treat patients with unmet medical needs based on a specific knowledge of the molecular basis of their disease. As BioMarin builds its pipeline of early and late stage therapies, Dr. Slamon's support will help us achieve success in the clinic." The full analyst notes on BioMarin Pharmaceutical Inc. are available to download free of charge at:
About Analysts Review
We provide our members with a simple and reliable way to leverage our economy of scale. Most investors do not have time to track all publicly traded companies, much less perform an in-depth review and analysis of the complexities contained in each situation. That's where Analysts Review comes in. We provide a single unified platform for investors' to hear about what matters. Situation alerts, moving events, and upcoming opportunities.
- This is not company news. We are an independent source and our views do not reflect the companies mentioned.
- Information in this release is fact checked and produced on a best efforts basis and reviewed by Nidhi Vatsal, a CFA charterholder. However, we are only human and are prone to make mistakes. If you notice any errors or omissions, please notify us below.
- This information is submitted as a net-positive to companies mentioned, to increase awareness for mentioned companies to our subscriber base and the investing public.
- If you wish to have your company covered in more detail by our team, or wish to learn more about our services, please contact us at pubco [at] AnalystsReview.com.
- For any urgent concerns or inquiries, please contact us at compliance [at] AnalystsReview.com.
- Are you a public company? Would you like to see similar coverage on your company? Send us a full investors' package to research [at] AnalystsReview.com for consideration.
Content is researched, written and reviewed on a best-effort basis. This document, article or report is prepared and authored by Analysts Review. An outsourced research services provider represented by Nidhi Vatsal, CFA, has only reviewed the information provided by Analysts Review in this article or report according to the Procedures outlined by Analysts Review. Analysts Review is not entitled to veto or interfere in the application of such procedures by the outsourced provider to the articles, documents or reports, as the case may be.
NOT FINANCIAL ADVICE
Analysts Review makes no warranty, expressed or implied, as to the accuracy or completeness or fitness for a purpose (investment or otherwise), of the information provided in this document. This information is not to be construed as personal financial advice. Readers are encouraged to consult their personal financial advisor before making any decisions to buy, sell or hold any securities mentioned herein.
NO WARRANTY OR LIABILITY ASSUMED
Analysts Review is not responsible for any error which may be occasioned at the time of printing of this document or any error, mistake or shortcoming. No liability is accepted by Analysts Review whatsoever for any direct, indirect or consequential loss arising from the use of this document. Analysts Review expressly disclaims any fiduciary responsibility or liability for any consequences, financial or otherwise arising from any reliance placed on the information in this document. Analysts Review does not (1) guarantee the accuracy, timeliness, completeness or correct sequencing of the information, or (2) warrant any results from use of the information. The included information is subject to change without notice.
CFA® and Chartered Financial Analyst® are registered trademarks owned by CFA Institute.
SOURCE Analysts Review
Whether your IoT service is connecting cars, homes, appliances, wearable, cameras or other devices, one question hangs in the balance – how do you actually make money from this service? The ability to turn your IoT service into profit requires the ability to create a monetization strategy that is flexible, scalable and working for you in real-time. It must be a transparent, smoothly implemented strategy that all stakeholders – from customers to the board – will be able to understand and comprehe...
Jul. 23, 2016 07:30 AM EDT Reads: 2,005
"Tintri was started in 2008 with the express purpose of building a storage appliance that is ideal for virtualized environments. We support a lot of different hypervisor platforms from VMware to OpenStack to Hyper-V," explained Dan Florea, Director of Product Management at Tintri, in this SYS-CON.tv interview at 18th Cloud Expo, held June 7-9, 2016, at the Javits Center in New York City, NY.
Jul. 23, 2016 07:15 AM EDT Reads: 1,764
"There's a growing demand from users for things to be faster. When you think about all the transactions or interactions users will have with your product and everything that is between those transactions and interactions - what drives us at Catchpoint Systems is the idea to measure that and to analyze it," explained Leo Vasiliou, Director of Web Performance Engineering at Catchpoint Systems, in this SYS-CON.tv interview at 18th Cloud Expo, held June 7-9, 2016, at the Javits Center in New York Ci...
Jul. 23, 2016 07:15 AM EDT Reads: 1,826
"Avere Systems is a hybrid cloud solution provider. We have customers that want to use cloud storage and we have customers that want to take advantage of cloud compute," explained Rebecca Thompson, VP of Marketing at Avere Systems, in this SYS-CON.tv interview at 18th Cloud Expo, held June 7-9, 2016, at the Javits Center in New York City, NY.
Jul. 23, 2016 07:00 AM EDT Reads: 1,872
SaaS companies can greatly expand revenue potential by pushing beyond their own borders. The challenge is how to do this without degrading service quality. In his session at 18th Cloud Expo, Adam Rogers, Managing Director at Anexia, discussed how IaaS providers with a global presence and both virtual and dedicated infrastructure can help companies expand their service footprint with low “go-to-market” costs.
Jul. 23, 2016 07:00 AM EDT Reads: 2,235
For basic one-to-one voice or video calling solutions, WebRTC has proven to be a very powerful technology. Although WebRTC’s core functionality is to provide secure, real-time p2p media streaming, leveraging native platform features and server-side components brings up new communication capabilities for web and native mobile applications, allowing for advanced multi-user use cases such as video broadcasting, conferencing, and media recording.
Jul. 23, 2016 06:45 AM EDT Reads: 562
IoT generates lots of temporal data. But how do you unlock its value? You need to discover patterns that are repeatable in vast quantities of data, understand their meaning, and implement scalable monitoring across multiple data streams in order to monetize the discoveries and insights. Motif discovery and deep learning platforms are emerging to visualize sensor data, to search for patterns and to build application that can monitor real time streams efficiently. In his session at @ThingsExpo, ...
Jul. 23, 2016 06:30 AM EDT Reads: 603
Ovum, a leading technology analyst firm, has published an in-depth report, Ovum Decision Matrix: Selecting a DevOps Release Management Solution, 2016–17. The report focuses on the automation aspects of DevOps, Release Management and compares solutions from the leading vendors.
Jul. 23, 2016 06:00 AM EDT Reads: 1,563
"This week we're really focusing on scalability, asset preservation and how do you back up to the cloud and in the cloud with object storage, which is really a new way of attacking dealing with your file, your blocked data, where you put it and how you access it," stated Jeff Greenwald, Senior Director of Market Development at HGST, in this SYS-CON.tv interview at 18th Cloud Expo, held June 7-9, 2016, at the Javits Center in New York City, NY.
Jul. 23, 2016 05:30 AM EDT Reads: 1,326
When it comes to cloud computing, the ability to turn massive amounts of compute cores on and off on demand sounds attractive to IT staff, who need to manage peaks and valleys in user activity. With cloud bursting, the majority of the data can stay on premises while tapping into compute from public cloud providers, reducing risk and minimizing need to move large files. In his session at 18th Cloud Expo, Scott Jeschonek, Director of Product Management at Avere Systems, discussed the IT and busin...
Jul. 23, 2016 05:30 AM EDT Reads: 1,703
There will be new vendors providing applications, middleware, and connected devices to support the thriving IoT ecosystem. This essentially means that electronic device manufacturers will also be in the software business. Many will be new to building embedded software or robust software. This creates an increased importance on software quality, particularly within the Industrial Internet of Things where business-critical applications are becoming dependent on products controlled by software. Qua...
Jul. 23, 2016 05:15 AM EDT Reads: 1,150
Continuous testing helps bridge the gap between developing quickly and maintaining high quality products. But to implement continuous testing, CTOs must take a strategic approach to building a testing infrastructure and toolset that empowers their team to move fast. Download our guide to laying the groundwork for a scalable continuous testing strategy.
Jul. 23, 2016 05:00 AM EDT Reads: 1,779
As companies gain momentum, the need to maintain high quality products can outstrip their development team’s bandwidth for QA. Building out a large QA team (whether in-house or outsourced) can slow down development and significantly increases costs. This eBook takes QA profiles from 5 companies who successfully scaled up production without building a large QA team and includes: What to consider when choosing CI/CD tools How culture and communication can make or break implementation
Jul. 23, 2016 05:00 AM EDT Reads: 1,474
SYS-CON Events has announced today that Roger Strukhoff has been named conference chair of Cloud Expo and @ThingsExpo 2016 Silicon Valley. The 19th Cloud Expo and 6th @ThingsExpo will take place on November 1-3, 2016, at the Santa Clara Convention Center in Santa Clara, CA. "The Internet of Things brings trillions of dollars of opportunity to developers and enterprise IT, no matter how you measure it," stated Roger Strukhoff. "More importantly, it leverages the power of devices and the Interne...
Jul. 23, 2016 04:30 AM EDT Reads: 1,916
"We formed Formation several years ago to really address the need for bring complete modernization and software-defined storage to the more classic private cloud marketplace," stated Mark Lewis, Chairman and CEO of Formation Data Systems, in this SYS-CON.tv interview at 18th Cloud Expo, held June 7-9, 2016, at the Javits Center in New York City, NY.
Jul. 23, 2016 04:30 AM EDT Reads: 1,387