August 27, 2016 10:59 AM ET


Company Overview of PNP Therapeutics, Inc.

Company Overview

PNP Therapeutics, Inc., a biopharmaceutical company, develops a platform technology and proprietary products for the treatment of cancer based on the selective expression of E. coli purine nucleoside phosphorylase. The company was incorporated in 2000 and is based in Birmingham, Alabama.

15 Richard Arrington Jr. Boulevard North

Birmingham, AL 35203-4121

United States

Founded in 2000



Key Executives for PNP Therapeutics, Inc.

President and Director
Co-Founder, Director and Member of Scientific Advisory Board
Co-Founder, Vice President, Secretary, Director and Member of Scientific Advisory Board
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2016.

PNP Therapeutics, Inc. Key Developments

PNP Therapeutics Inc. Receives Orphan Drug Status for Gedeptin

PNP Therapeutics Inc. announced the Food and Drug Administration has granted orphan drug status to Gedeptin™, the company's lead product candidate (adenoviral vector expressing E. coli purine nucleoside phosphorylase gene) for the intratumoral treatment of anatomically accessible oral and pharyngeal cancers, including cancers of the lip, tongue, gum, floor of mouth, salivary gland and other oral cavities. The orphan drug designation is awarded to drugs designed to treat a rare disease or condition that affects fewer than 200,000 people in the U.S., and it is applied specifically to novel therapeutics that represent a major improvement. Orphan drug status provides regulatory incentives, reduced fees, and a more rapid review by the FDA, and stipulates that competing therapies can be blocked from the market for up to seven years. Additionally, this status qualifies the drug sponsor for various development incentives, including tax credits for qualified clinical testing.

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