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Pharmaxis Ltd, a specialty pharmaceutical company, engages in the research, development, and commercialization of human healthcare products for the treatment and management of respiratory and other chronic diseases worldwide. The company’s lead product and product candidates are used for the diagnosis and treatment of chronic respiratory diseases, including asthma, cystic fibrosis, and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), including bronchiectasis and chronic bronchitis, and other chronic and acute pulmonary conditions. It offers Aridol lung function test, which is designed to assist physicians in the assessment of asthma by identifying and measuring airway hyperresponsiveness; and Bronchitol, a drug designed to reduce the amount of mucus build-up in the lungs of patients suffering from chronic respiratory conditions. The company’s early product development pipeline includes orbital dry powder inhaler that delivers drug doses to the lungs; Lysyl Oxidase Like 2 (LOXL-2) inhibitors for the treatment of fibrosis; PXS64/25 targeting lung fibrosis; ASM8 targeting severe asthma; and PXS TPI1100 for the treatment candidate for COPD. Pharmaxis Ltd was founded in 1998 and is headquartered in Frenchs Forest, Australia.

83 Employees
Last Reported Date: 04/16/15
Founded in 1998

pharmaxis ltd (PXS) Top Compensated Officers

Chief Executive Officer, Director and Member ...
Total Annual Compensation: A$453.3K
Chief Financial Officer, Company Secretary an...
Total Annual Compensation: A$363.9K
Head of Drug Discovery
Total Annual Compensation: A$240.3K
Medical Director and Member of Disclosure Com...
Total Annual Compensation: A$348.4K
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2014.

pharmaxis ltd (PXS) Key Developments

Boehringer Ingelheim Acquires PXS4728A from Pharmaxis

Boehringer Ingelheim GmbH has exercised its option and acquired the investigational drug PXS4728A from Pharmaxis Ltd. The drug PXS4728A will be used for the treatment of the liver-related condition nonalcoholic steatohepatitis (NASH) and to prevent its consequences. Under the terms of the transaction, Pharmaxis will receive an upfront payment of EUR 27.5 million and, subject to the continuing successful development and commercialization of the PXS4728A program, the following payments: up to a total of EUR 55 million in development milestone payments tied to the commencement of phase 2 and 3 clinical trials; up to a total of EUR 140 million in regulatory milestone payments upon filing of applications for marketing approval and receipt of regulatory and pricing approvals for a PXS4728A program product in the pharmaceutical market for the first indication; additional milestone payments similar in total to those set out above upon achievement of the same development and regulatory milestone events by a PXS4728A program product for a second indication; earn-out payments on annual net sales of PXS4728A program products at tiered percentages starting in the high single digits; and commercialization milestone payments upon achievement of specified levels of annual net sales of PXS4728A program products. Boehringer has also acquired other SSAO/VAP-1 inhibitor molecules related to PXS4728A and associated patents.

Pharmaxis Announces Completion of Restructuring and New Focus

Pharmaxis announced its transition to a strategic business plan with an increased focus on innovation and partnering in order to generate value. The new direction follows the completion of two years of restructuring that included partnering the Pharmaxis lead product Bronchitol in major markets worldwide, cutting the company's expense base and employee numbers and the sale of an early stage drug asset to Boehringer Ingelheim. The key elements of the Pharmaxis business plan announced are: New strategic direction ­ to build a regional biotech centre of excellence in fibrosis and inflammation. Multiple drugs from inhouse amine oxidase platform developed to phase 1 or 2. Collaborate where necessary to derisk and accelerate internal and external programs. Licence out to Big Pharma with attractive 1st in class drugs post phase 1 or 2. Short to midterm opportunities: Milestone payments from Boehringer as PXS4728A progresses. LOXL2 collaboration to phase 1 or 2 and subsequent partnering. 3 additional drug programs in the drug discovery pipeline. A stake in the US commercialisation of Bronchitol (funded by partner) and sales by distributors in the rest of the world. Financial strength: Restructured Bronchitol business to reduce investment (>50%) and shorten time to profitability. Pro forma March 31, 2015 balance sheet cash at $62 million.

Chiesi Farmaceutici S. p. A. Enters Distribution and Supply Agreement with Pharmaxis

Pharmaxis Ltd. has entered into an exclusive distribution and supply agreement with Chiesi Farmaceutici S. p. A. for the commercialisation of Bronchitol (mannitol) for cystic fibrosis in adults aged 18 years and above in Germany, the United Kingdom and Ireland. Under the terms of the agreement Chiesi will take over responsibility for the marketing, sales and distribution of Bronchitol from June 2015. The product was launched in Germany in 2012, in the United Kingdom in 2013 and is planned to be launched in Ireland after the current assessment for reimbursement is concluded. Germany and the United Kingdom account for more than 95% of current European sales.


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