Scrip is part of the Business Intelligence Division of Informa PLC

This site is operated by a business or businesses owned by Informa PLC and all copyright resides with them. Informa PLC’s registered office is 5 Howick Place, London SW1P 1WG. Registered in England and Wales. Number 8860726.

This copy is for your personal, non-commercial use. For high-quality copies or electronic reprints for distribution to colleagues or customers, please call +44 (0) 20 3377 3183

Printed By

UsernamePublicRestriction
UsernamePublicRestriction

Biokine Therapeutics Ltd.

www.biokine.com

Latest From Hyal Pharmaceutical Corp.

Skyepharma:Trying To Take Off From a Short Runway

Since 1998, through a series of inexpensive acquisitions, SkyePharma has assembled a wide range of drug delivery technologies, positioning itself as a one stop shop. But the company still has to convince both its customers, and its investors, that it has not sacrificed quality for quantity.
BioPharmaceutical Strategy

Alkermes' Incrementalism

Alkermes' success in creating a commercial product out of Genentech's growth hormone has taken it across a fundamental credibility gap all new drug delivery companies face. One result: an extraordinarily high valuation that has permitted it to raise plenty of cash. And it's using these assets--credibility, cash and valuation--to invest in programs which can bring it nearer term revenues and higher margins, in terms of new, accelerated, or risk-sharing deals. Indeed, it's even treating its current net-loss position as an asset, spending heavily now--which its profitable competitors can't, given their valuation-sensitive earnings constraints--and even signing complex deals to take its partners' expenses onto its own P&L, reimbursing itself with equity and downstream milestones. Moreover, it's shown itself, as in its acquisition of Advanced Inhalation Research, willing to dramatically expand its portfolio of technologies with work done on the outside. Alkermes also wants to develop products for its own account, though its strategy for commercializing them, while maintaining a strong delivery technology base, is unclear.
BioPharmaceutical Business Strategies
See All

Company Information

  • Industry
  • Biotechnology
  • Pharmaceuticals
  • Therapeutic Areas
  • Cancer
  • Inflammation
  • Alias(es)
  • Ownership
  • Private
  • Headquarters
  • Worldwide
    • Middle East
      • Israel
  • Parent & Subsidiaries
  • Biokine Therapeutics Ltd.
  • Senior Management
  • Amnon Peled, PhD, CEO & CSO
  • Contact Info
  • Biokine Therapeutics Ltd.
    Phone: (972) 8 9301015
    Weizmann Science Park, Bldg. 13A
    P.O. Box 2213 Rehovot , 76120
    Israel
Advertisement
Advertisement
UsernamePublicRestriction

Register