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August 28, 2015 10:50 AM ET


Company Overview of Actelion Pharmaceuticals Ltd

Company Overview

Actelion Pharmaceuticals Ltd. provides drug discovery and development services. The company develops drugs for pulmonary arterial hypertension treatments that cover the spectrum of diseases ranging from WHO functional class (FC) II through to FC IV, with oral, inhaled, and intravenous medications. It also provides Tracleer, an endothelin receptor antagonist; Veletri (epoprostenol for injection), an intravenous prostacyclin; Ventavis, an inhaled formulation of iloprost; Valchlor (mechlorethamine) gel that is to be applied topically once-a-day and dries on the skin; and ZAVESCA (Miglustat), an oral molecule for the treatment of type 1 Gaucher disease. The company was founded in 1997 and is hea...

Gewerbestrasse 16

Allschwil,  4123


Founded in 1997


41 61 565 65 65


41 61 565 65 00

Key Executives for Actelion Pharmaceuticals Ltd

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Actelion Pharmaceuticals Ltd Key Developments

Actelion Pharmaceuticals Ltd Presents at Berenberg European Conference USA 2015, May-19-2015

Actelion Pharmaceuticals Ltd Presents at Berenberg European Conference USA 2015, May-19-2015 . Venue: Tarrytown House Estate, 49 East Sunnyside Lane, Tarrytown, NY 10591, United States. Speakers: Andrew Weiss, SVP, IR & Corporate Affairs.

Actelion Pharmaceuticals Ltd, Annual General Meeting, May 08, 2015

Actelion Pharmaceuticals Ltd, Annual General Meeting, May 08, 2015.

Gour Medical SA Enters into a Definitive Worldwide License Agreement with Actelion Pharmaceuticals Ltd

Gour Medical SA announced that it has entered into a definitive worldwide license agreement with Actelion Pharmaceuticals Ltd. for the veterinary development of one of Actelion’s early-stage clinical dual orexin receptor antagonists, which the company had decided not to pursue further. Under the terms of the agreement Actelion will receive an upfront payment and will be eligible to receive further payments subject to potential development and regulatory milestones, as well as royalties on sales if the compound is commercialized.

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