XTL Biopharma (XTLB) Receives European Patent Related to hCDR1
- Dollar lower, stocks flat as caution creeps in ahead of Trump inauguration
- General Electric (GE) Reports In-Line Q4 EPS
- Procter & Gamble (PG) Tops Q2 EPS by 2c
- IBM (IBM) Tops Q4 EPS by 13c, FY17 EPS Guidance Beats Consensus
- American Express (AXP) Misses Q4 EPS by 7c, FY17 EPS Guidance Tops Views at Mid-Poinit
Get access to the best calls on Wall Street with StreetInsider.com's Ratings Insider Elite. Get your Free Trial here.
XTL Biopharmaceuticals Ltd. (Nasdaq: XTLB) announced the European Patent Office (EPO) has granted a patent for the Company's lupus drug candidate, hCDR1. Patent EP1594434 entitled, "Parenteral Formulations of Peptides for the Treatment of Systemic Lupus Erythematosus," claims formulations of hCDR1 and use of these pharmaceutical compositions in the treatment of systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE) that may be validated in the EPO's 27 member countries.
"This important patent in Europe augments the robust intellectual property position we are building globally. hCDR1 has been granted patents in markets including the U.S., Canada, Australia, Korea, Japan, India, and China. We continue to strengthen our intellectual property portfolio through new patent filings on the most recent inventions like the patent just filed in the U.S. for a different dosing regimen of hCDR1," stated Josh Levine, CEO of XTL. "Europe is one of the largest markets in the world for SLE, with few effective treatment options available. Through our upcoming Phase 2 trial, we look forward to developing hCDR1 as a potential treatment to serve this unmet need."
Serious News for Serious Traders! Try StreetInsider.com Premium Free!
You May Also Be Interested In
- UPDATE: Viacom's (VIAB) Paramount, Shanghai Film, Huahua Sign Agreement to Co-Finance Slate of Films - Deadline.com
- Atmos Energy (ATO) Appoints Christopher Forsythe to CFO
- TransCanada (TRP) Announces Receipt of FERC Approval to Construct Leach XPress, Rayne XPress Projects
Create E-mail Alert Related CategoriesCorporate News, Litigation
Sign up for StreetInsider Free!
Receive full access to all new and archived articles, unlimited portfolio tracking, e-mail alerts, custom newswires and RSS feeds - and more!