Navigation Links
QLT reports initial proof of concept data for punctal plug delivery technology
Date:5/12/2008

oday are an early indication that QLT's drug elution technology has the potential to provide a meaningful therapeutic benefit. To generate proof of concept data for the Company's proprietary punctal plug drug delivery system, QLT is currently enrolling patients in the CORE study, a Phase 2, randomized, double blind trial to assess the safety and efficacy of its latanoprost punctal plug delivery system for the treatment of glaucoma and ocular hypertension at three different doses (low, medium, high). The medium dose of latanoprost in the CORE Study was used in the trial that is being reported today.

About QLT

QLT Inc. is a global biopharmaceutical company dedicated to the discovery, development and commercialization of innovative therapies. Our research and development efforts are focused on pharmaceutical products in the fields of ophthalmology and dermatology. In addition, we utilize three unique technology platforms, photodynamic therapy, Atrigel(R) and punctal plugs with drugs, to create products such as Visudyne(R) and Eligard(R) and future product opportunities. For more information, visit our web site at http://www.qltinc.com.

QLT Plug Delivery, Inc. is a wholly-owned subsidiary of QLT Inc.

Atrigel is a registered trademark of QLT USA, Inc.

Visudyne is a registered trademark of Novartis AG.

Eligard is a registered trademark of Sanofi-aventis.

QLT Inc. is listed on The NASDAQ Stock Market under the trading symbol "QLTI" and on The Toronto Stock Exchange under the trading symbol "QLT."

Certain statements contained in this press release, which are not historical facts, are "forward-looking statements," as that term is defined in the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995 and constitute "forward-looking information" within the meaning of applicable Canadian securities laws. Forward-looking statements include, but are not limited to: our beliefs re
'/>"/>

SOURCE QLT Inc.
Copyright©2008 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2 3 4

Related biology technology :

1. Neurobiological Technologies Reports Third Quarter Financial Results
2. Bionovo Reports First Quarter 2008 Financial Results
3. WorldHeart Reports an Event of Default Under the Note Issued to Abiomed, Resignation of One of Its Board of Directors, and Results of Shareholder Vote at Its Annual Shareholders Meeting
4. Cardium Reports on First Quarter 2008 Highlights and Financial Results
5. Novavax Reports First Quarter 2008 Financial Results
6. Warner Chilcott Reports Operating Results for the Quarter ended March 31, 2008 and Updates 2008 Full Year Guidance
7. Biodel Inc. Reports Second Quarter Fiscal Year 2008 Financial Results
8. Pharmos Corporation Reports 2008 First Quarter Results
9. Halozyme Therapeutics Reports 2008 First Quarter Financial Results
10. Nuvelo Reports First Quarter 2008 Financial Results and Updated Outlook for 2008
11. Favrille Reports First Quarter 2008 Financial Results
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:4/17/2015)... , April 17, 2015  Centrillion ... a SBIR grant from the National Human ... Institutes of Health (NIH). The grant will ... in the development of breakthrough genomic technologies, ... specially fabricated substrates. Centrillion has been developing ...
(Date:4/17/2015)... SYDNEY , April 17, 2015  US-Australian drug ... signed a Memorandum of Understanding with the Feinstein ... New York to collaborate with ... cancers. The collaboration brings together the ... and clinical expertise of the Feinstein Institute in ...
(Date:4/16/2015)... and OSAKA, Japan , ... Research Application (CiRA) of Kyoto University and Takeda ... will work together to develop clinical applications of ... heart failure, diabetes mellitus, neurological disorders and cancer ... Applications" (T-CiRA) is designed to expedite multiple research ...
(Date:4/16/2015)... , April 16, 2015  Schulman Associates IRB, ... technology, has signed a long-term lease on Laboratory Drive ... North Carolina . The location will house review ... to provide high quality reviews and customer service to ... represented Schulman in the deal, while Capital ...
Breaking Biology Technology:Novogen and Feinstein Institute Join Forces to Find Effective Treatments for Brain Cancer 2Novogen and Feinstein Institute Join Forces to Find Effective Treatments for Brain Cancer 3Novogen and Feinstein Institute Join Forces to Find Effective Treatments for Brain Cancer 4Novogen and Feinstein Institute Join Forces to Find Effective Treatments for Brain Cancer 5Novogen and Feinstein Institute Join Forces to Find Effective Treatments for Brain Cancer 6CiRA and Takeda Enter 10-year Collaboration on iPS Cell Research 2CiRA and Takeda Enter 10-year Collaboration on iPS Cell Research 3Schulman IRB to Open Office in Research Triangle Park, N.C. 2
... FOLD ) today announced the election of ... Dr. Barer currently serves as Chairman and Chief ... veteran, Dr. Barer brings over 20 years of management ... leader who has helped transform Celgene into one of ...
... BURLINGTON, Mass., Jan. 8 Palomar Medical Technologies, ... researcher and developer of light-based systems for cosmetic ... distribution agreement with the Swedish company Q-MED AB ... biotech/medical device company based in Uppsala, Sweden. ...
... AMGN ) will present at the 27th Annual ... on Monday, Jan. 12, 2009, at the Westin St. Francis ... Sharer will present at the conference. Live audio of the ... accessed from Amgen,s Web site, www.amgen.com , under Investors. ...
Cached Biology Technology:Amicus Therapeutics Adds Sol J. Barer, Ph.D. to Board of Directors 2Palomar and Q-MED AB Terminate International Distribution Agreement 2Palomar and Q-MED AB Terminate International Distribution Agreement 3Palomar and Q-MED AB Terminate International Distribution Agreement 4Palomar and Q-MED AB Terminate International Distribution Agreement 5
(Date:4/10/2015)... , April 10, 2015 ... addition of the "Security Competitive Profiles - NEC" ... http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769) , NEC will continue to supply ... to the market, with a company focus on the ... anticipated. Winning opportunities in the ...
(Date:4/6/2015)... , Apr. 6, 2015 NXT-ID, Inc. ... a biometric authentication company focused on the growing ... filed provisional patent 62/143028 for MINIATURE, ... ENERGY TRANSFER  NXT-ID introduces a new ... This patent surrounds the use of miniature antenna ...
(Date:4/2/2015)... , April 2, 2015 ... Q1 2015 attributed to somewhat higher than 125 MSEK. ... the year-end report 2014 that revenues for Q1 2015 ... the company reported for Q4 2014. The operating result ... be negative. The complete interim report will as previously ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):NEC Security Competitive Profile 2015 2NXT-ID Patents Miniature, Low Power Wireless Magnetic Stripe 2NXT-ID Patents Miniature, Low Power Wireless Magnetic Stripe 3NXT-ID Patents Miniature, Low Power Wireless Magnetic Stripe 4Fingerprint Cards Revises Revenues for Q1 2015 2
... of death in Europe and early diagnosis is essential ... electrical activity in real time using an electrocardiogram (ECG) ... the nature of a problem. Some cardiac conditions need ... them to be away from their everyday environment for ...
... Research engineers and sleep medicine specialists from two ... to put innovative quantitative analysis, signal-processing technology and ... One of their recent findings is that ... to distinguish fibromyalgia patients from healthy controls. ...
... given quercetin, a naturally occurring substance found in fruits ... according to a study published by The American Physiological ... the susceptibility of mice to the flu, but quercetin ... chemical relative of resveratrol, is present in a variety ...
Cached Biology News:A home early warning system for cardiac patients 2What a sleep study can reveal about fibromyalgia 2What a sleep study can reveal about fibromyalgia 3Substance found in fruits and vegetables reduces likelihood of the flu 2Substance found in fruits and vegetables reduces likelihood of the flu 3
... is tailored to highly enrich ... of non-human primate (Rhesus monkey) ... the StemSep compatible 0.5 Tesla) ... CD4+ T cell content of ...
Mol wt: monoisotopic mol wt1,045.5423 Da by calculation...
...
... in immunostaining ,This solution has effect on ... get clearer signal than the one obtained ... amount of secondary antibody used and exposure ... can have images with high S/N ratio ...
Biology Products: