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Exiqon A/S provides products for microRNA research worldwide. It operates through the Life Sciences and Diagnostics segments. The company’s products serve as a platform for the development of molecular diagnostic tests. It develops molecular diagnostic tests in collaboration with pharmaceutical and diagnostic companies. The company’s products include RNA isolation kits; microRNA Array system, a system for global microRNA expression profiling; microRNA qPCR system, which enables microRNA expression profiling; microRNA detection probes that are used for the ultra-sensitive and detection of microRNAs by Northern blot analysis and in situ hybridization; and microRNA inhibitor and target site blockers for functional analysis of microRNAs. It also offers microarrays capture probes for expression analysis of splice variants, small RNAs, and even mRNA; qPCR assays for mRNA and ncRNA; RNA detection probes for in situ hybridization and Northern blot; longRNA GapmeR, which are antisense oligonucleotides used for the inhibition of mRNA and lncRNA function; oligonucleotides to detect single nucleotide polymorphism (SNP); SNP microarrays; FISH probes to detect chromosomal DNA sequences; custom LNA oligonucleotides; LNA phosphoramidites for the synthesis of LNA containing oligonucleotides; and A2-quencher phosphoramidite, a dark quencher developed for real-time PCR probes. In addition, the company provides RNA isolation services for the sample types, including blood derived serum, plasma and other bio-fluids, clinical FFPE and fresh frozen tissues, and cell lines; MicroRNA array services; MicroRNA profiling services; microRNA and Small RNA sequencing services; microRNA in situ hybridization screening services; and custom pharma services. Exiqon A/S markets its research products through direct sales, distributors, and the Web. The company was founded in 1995 and is headquartered in Vedbaek, Denmark.

86 Employees
Last Reported Date: 10/27/14
Founded in 1995

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Exiqon A/S to Report Fiscal Year 2014 Results on Jan 30, 2015

Exiqon A/S announced that they will report fiscal year 2014 results on Jan 30, 2015

Exiqon A/S Reports Unaudited Consolidated Earnings Results for the Third Quarter and Nine Months Ended September 30, 2014; Provides Revenue Guidance for the Year 2014

Exiqon A/S reported unaudited consolidated earnings results for the third quarter and nine months ended September 30, 2014. For the quarter, the company reported revenue of DKK 34,825,000 against DKK 29,800,000 a year ago. EBITDA was DKK 2,522,000 against DKK 84,000 a year ago. Operating profit (EBIT) was DKK 823,000 against operating loss of DKK 1,019,000 a year ago. Profit for the period was DKK 1,312,000 against operating loss of DKK 1,699,000 a year ago. Diluted and basic EPS was DKK 0.04 against basic and diluted LPS of DKK 0.05 a year ago. Profit before tax was DKK 456,000 against loss before tax was DKK 1,588,000 a year ago. For the nine months, the company reported revenue of DKK 98,018,000 against DKK 94,856,000 a year ago. EBITDA was DKK 4,230,000 against LBITDA of DKK 1,504,000 a year ago. Operating loss was DKK 233,000 against DKK 5,092,000 a year ago. Profit for the period was DKK 862,000 against operating loss of DKK 7,447,000 a year ago. Cash flows used in operating activities was DKK 966,000 against DKK 1,079,000 a year ago. Acquisition of intangible assets and property, plant and equipment was DKK 4,322,000 against DKK 1,559,000 a year ago. Diluted and basic EPS was DKK 0.02 against basic and diluted LPS of DKK 0.20 a year ago. Loss before tax was DKK 1,784,000 against DKK 7,071,000 a year ago. The company expects revenues around DKK 135 million and EBITDA around DKK 5 million in 2014. The outlook for 2014 is based on an average USD/DKK exchange rate of DKK 5.50.

Exiqon A/S Announces the Publication of Data from a Population Based Study of 554 Patients with Stage II Colon Cancer

Exiqon A/S announced the publication of data from a population based study of 554 patients with stage II colon cancer, using the company's proprietary miRCURY LNATM Universal RT microRNA PCR platform to validate the prognostic value of microRNA-21 based on tissue sections from formalin fixed paraffin embedded tumour blocks (FFPE samples). End-points were overall survival (OS) and recurrence free cancer specific survival (RF-CSS). The study results support microRNA-21 as an independent prognostic biomarker for recurrence free cancer specific survival in a population based cohort of patients with stage II colon cancer, which received surgical intervention. Assessment of microRNA-21 levels was based on qPCR analysis of microRNA-21 in standard FFPE samples, and high microRNA-21 expression was associated with an unfavourable RF-CSS. The cross-validated area under the curve (AUC) for 1- and 5-year RF-CSS were 0.67 and 0.68, respectively. The results appeared in British Journal of Cancer This study confirms results from a previous study published in British Journal of Cancer in 2012, of the same cohort of patients using the company's proprietary LNATM based in situ hybridization to analyze microRNA-21 levels. The earlier study showed that patients expressing high levels of miR-21 had significantly inferior recurrence-free cancer-specific survival, suggesting that analyses of microRNA-21 should be considered as a potential adjunct in the selection of high risk stage II colon cancer patients. The new study tested the prognostic value of a qPCR based assessments of microRNA-21 levels in standard FFPE stage II tumour samples in combination with a traditional panel of prognostic biomarkers to create an individual risk index in patients with stage II colon cancer. Individual biomarkers might not be powerful enough to identify clinically relevant risk groups in a cohort of patients where the majority has already been cured by the surgical intervention and has relatively good prognosis. Hence, the aim of the index approach was to strengthen existing markers by combining these traditional biomarkers with the molecular based biomarker microRNA-21 to provide for a clinically more robust stratification. The study result suggests that introducing a risk index including microRNA-21 for stratifying patients with stage II colon cancer may lead to the identification of a considerably smaller group of high risk patients (23% of the patients at high risk) than the traditional risk parameters (77% of the patients), holding promise to spare a large fraction of patients from needless and harmful adjuvant chemotherapy. The proposed risk index classifies patients correctly (high or low risk) with a probability of approximately 70%. The cross-validated AUC for the recurrence free cancer specific survival (RF-CSS) index at 1- and 5-year was 0.714 and 0.667, respectively. The identification of high risk patients is a first step in a possible stratification of patients for adjuvant therapy. The current study does not address whether high risk patients with elevated microRNA-21 expression also will benefit from adjuvant therapy. The possible predictive value of microRNA-21 in identifying high-risk patients who will respond to adjuvant chemotherapy will require further clarification in a clinical context.


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