Company Description (as filed with the SEC)
We are a biopharmaceutical company involved in the development of an injectable collagenase for multiple indications. We have a development and license agreement with Auxilium Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (“Auxilium”) for injectable collagenase (which Auxilium has named XIAFLEX® (collagenase clostridium histolyticum)) for clinical indications in Dupuytren’s contracture, Peyronie’s disease, frozen shoulder (adhesive capsulitis) and cellulite (edematous fibrosclerotic panniculopathy). Auxilium has an option to acquire additional indications that we may pursue, including human and canine lipoma. Auxilium is currently selling XIAFLEX in the U.S. for the treatment of Dupuytren’s contracture. Auxilium has an agreement with Pfizer, Inc. (“Pfizer”) pursuant to which Pfizer has marketing rights for XIAPEX® (the EU trade name for collagenase clostridium histolyticum) for Dupuytren’s contracture and Peyronie’s disease in Europe and certain Eurasian countries until April 24, 2013. ... More ...