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Last $1.61 USD
Change Today -0.13 / -7.47%
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apricus biosciences inc (APRI) Details

Apricus Biosciences, Inc. engages in developing and commercializing products and product candidates in the areas of urology and rheumatology in the United States, Canada, Europe, and internationally. The company’s lead product is Vitaros, a topically-applied cream formulation of alprostadil used for the treatment of erectile dysfunction. Its marketing partners for Vitaros include Abbott Laboratories Limited, Takeda Pharmaceuticals International GmbH, Hexal AG (Sandoz), Recordati Ireland Ltd. (Recordati S.p.A.), Bracco S.p.A. and Laboratoires Majorelle. The company’s products under development include second-generation Vitaros, a proprietary stabilized dosage formulation that is expected to be stored at room temperature conditions; and RayVa, which is in Phase IIa clinical trial for the treatment of Raynaud’s Phenomenon. It also plans to initiate a Phase IIb trial for fispemifene, a tissue-specific selective estrogen receptor modulator to treat secondary hypogonadism, chronic prostatitis, and lower urinary tract symptoms in men; and out-license Femprox, a product candidate for the treatment of female sexual interest/arousal disorder. The company was formerly known as NexMed, Inc. and changed its name to Apricus Biosciences, Inc. in September 2010. Apricus Biosciences, Inc. was founded in 1987 and is headquartered in San Diego, California.

23 Employees
Last Reported Date: 03/16/15
Founded in 1987

apricus biosciences inc (APRI) Top Compensated Officers

Chief Executive Officer, Secretary and Direct...
Total Annual Compensation: $453.6K
Chief Development Officer and Senior Vice Pre...
Total Annual Compensation: $11.9K
Chief Medical Officer and Senior Vice Preside...
Total Annual Compensation: $1.3K
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2014.

apricus biosciences inc (APRI) Key Developments

Apricus Biosciences, Inc. Announces Auditor Changes

On March 18, 2015, Apricus Biosciences, Inc., at the direction of the Audit Committee of the Board of Directors of the company, dismissed PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP (PwC) as the company's independent registered public accounting firm. In connection with the company's dismissal of PwC, the company appointed BDO USA, LLP as its new independent registered public accounting firm to audit the company's consolidated financial statements for the year ending December 31, 2015. The change was the result of a competitive bidding process involving several accounting firms.

Apricus Biosciences, Inc. Reports Consolidated Earnings Results for the Fourth Quarter and Year Ended Dec. 31, 2014

Apricus Biosciences, Inc. reported consolidated earnings results for the fourth quarter and year ended Dec. 31, 2014. For the quarter, the company reported total revenue of $1,907,000 compared to $362,000 a year ago. Loss from continuing operations was $17,288,000 compared to $1,635,000 a year ago. Net loss was $17,288,000 or $0.40 per basic and diluted share compared to $1,345,000 or $0.04 per basic and diluted share a year ago. The increase in the net loss was primarily due to the in-licensing of fispemifene in the fourth quarter.  For the year, the company reported total revenue of $9,259,000 compared to $2,511,000 a year ago. Loss from continuing operations was $22,477,000 compared to $15,870,000 a year ago. Net loss was $21,786,000 or $0.55 per basic and diluted share compared to $16,938,000 or $0.49 per basic and diluted share a year ago.

Apricus Biosciences, Inc. to Report Q4, 2014 Results on Mar 16, 2015

Apricus Biosciences, Inc. announced that they will report Q4, 2014 results at 8:05 PM, GMT Standard Time on Mar 16, 2015


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