Tag Archives: FierceBiotech

Akebia surges on anemia drug deal; is a much bigger breakout looming?






The News: Akebia Therapeutics Inc. (Cambridge MA) leaped 18% Tuesday (May 16, 2017) sparked by news the fledgling dialysis treatment developer and Swiss backer Vifor Pharma Group Ltd. (Glattburg) agreed… Read more »

Arrowhead Pharma obliterated after ditching Hep B candidate; oh, that’s right, biotechs are risky






Shares of Arrowhead Pharmaceuticals Inc. (Pasadena CA) cratered 69% to $1.44 last week (November 28 to December 2, 2016) after the company said it would stop developing all drugs being… Read more »

Study Suggests Revolutionary Drug Could Benefit Patients with Early Stage Alzheimer’s






A trial of a new Alzheimer’s drug has shown it could benefit patients in the earliest stages of the disease, raising hopes that a treatment for the devastating condition may… Read more »