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Company Description (as filed with the SEC)
We are a clinical stage biopharmaceutical company engaged in the research and development of novel antibiotics designed to be effective against serious and life-threatening infections in hospitalized patients caused by multi-drug resistant bacteria. The discovery of new antibiotics has not kept pace with the increasing incidence of resistant, difficult-to-treat bacteria. One of the biggest threats of antibiotic resistance is from MRSA, a leading cause of hospital-acquired infections and a growing cause of infections in healthy people in the general community. In 2013, the CDC reported that at least two million people became infected with antibiotic-resistant bacteria and at least 23,000 Americans died as a direct result of these infections. Our lead product candidate, iclaprim, is being developed for the treatment of ABSSSI and HABP, including VABP, infections which are often caused by MRSA. ... More ...