Nicox acquires Eupharmed

Wednesday, November 27, 2013

Nicox, an international pharmaceutical company focused on the ophthalmic market, has acquired Eupharmed, a privately-held Italian ophthalmic company, for $4.8 million in newly issued Nicox shares, plus milestones of up to $3.3 million. The acquisition provides Nicox with an established sales and marketing platform in Italy and a broad portfolio of eye care products. Eupharmed had sales of $4.9 million in 2012 and is expected to see full-year sales of approximately $5.3 million in 2013.

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NicOx to appeal FDA rejection

Tuesday, March 1, 2011

French biotech NicOx said last week it plans to appeal the FDA’s decision to turn down its anti-inflammatory drug naproxcinod for marketing approval, Reuters reported. NicOx made the announcement at its 2010 earnings presentation.

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