Eiger BioPharmaceuticals 2017-06-30T18:30:18+00:00

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2906, 2017

Eiger BioPharmaceuticals Announces Sale of Non-Strategic Assets to Theragene Pharmaceuticals

Eiger BioPharmaceuticals Announces Sale of Non-Strategic Assets to Theragene Pharmaceuticals PALO ALTO and SAN DIEGO, Calif., June 29, 2017, Eiger BioPharmaceuticals, Inc. (Nasdaq:EIGR), announced today an agreement to sell to Theragene Pharmaceuticals, Inc., a private biotechnology company, a non-strategic asset, Mydicar® (rAAV1-SERCA2a).  Financial terms of the agreement include a total upfront of $3.1 million in payments from Theragene to Eiger, comprised of $240,000 in upfront cash and expense reimbursement in addition to $2.85 million in Theragene common stock, plus pre-specified [...]

1406, 2017

Eiger Announces Appointment of Biopharmaceutical Industry Veteran David Apelian, MD, PhD, MBA to its Board of Directors

Eiger Announces Appointment of Biopharmaceutical Industry Veteran David Apelian, MD, PhD, MBA to its Board of Directors - Company Prepares to Advance Orphan Disease Pipeline PALO ALTO, Calif., June 14, 2017 -- Eiger BioPharmaceuticals, Inc. (Nasdaq:EIGR), focused on the development and commercialization of therapies for rare diseases, announced today the appointment of David Apelian, MD, PhD, MBA to its Board of Directors.  Dr. Apelian’s clinical development and regulatory experience spans 17 years in all phases of development ranging from discovery [...]

1206, 2017

Eiger Reports Additional Positive Phase 2 Results from Multiple-Ascending Dose Study of Exendin 9-39 in Post-Bariatric Hypoglycemia Patients at American Diabetes Association Meeting in San Diego

Eiger Reports Additional Positive Phase 2 Results from Multiple-Ascending Dose Study of Exendin 9-39 in Post-Bariatric Hypoglycemia Patients at American Diabetes Association Meeting in San Diego - Novel Liquid Formulation of Subcutaneous Exendin 9-39 Highlighted PALO ALTO, Calif., June 12, 2017 — Eiger BioPharmaceuticals, Inc. (Nasdaq:EIGR), focused on the development and commercialization of therapies for rare diseases, today announced positive data from the Phase 2 multiple-ascending dose (MAD) study evaluating subcutaneous (SC) exendin 9-39 in post-bariatric surgical patients who experience [...]