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Isis set for milestone payment from Biogen

  • Isis Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ:ISIS) plans to dose the first patient in the next few weeks in a Phase 3 clinical trial evaluating the safety and efficacy of ISIS-SMNrx in infants with spinal muscular atrophy (SMA). This event will trigger an $18M milestone payment from development partner Biogen (NASDAQ:BIIB).
  • The primary endpoint of the 110-infant study is survival or permanent ventilation.
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Comments (3)
  • Wall Street Sleuth
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    Great news for patients and investors.
    1 Aug 2014, 08:34 AM Reply Like
  • papita
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    great to see there are people out there who comment on this wonderful news. renews my faith in man. long BIIB.
    1 Aug 2014, 08:44 AM Reply Like
  • rstran
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    Stock did not move on the news. Same for the last 1m milestone last week
    2 Aug 2014, 04:47 PM Reply Like
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