SureFire Medical has named pharma veteran Mary Szela as its president, CEO and board member, succeeding founder James Chomas, who has served as the company’s chief executive and president since 2009. Chomas will assume the role of chief technology officer and oncology strategy officer, focusing his efforts on the the company’s oncology drug-delivery tech. Get the […]
PolyPid touts early data for BonyPid-1000 antibiotic-eluting bone substitute
PolyPid touted interim data today from the 1st group of patients to reach the 6-month follow-up period in the clinical trial of its BonyPid-1000 doxycycline-eluting synthetic bone substitute. The Israel-based company’s clinical trial enrolled 64 patients with open tibia fractures. In this type of fracture, the bone is severely damaged and exposed, leaving it vulnerable […]
PolyPid wins FDA designation for antibiotic drug reservoir
Pharmaceutical company PolyPid said today that its D-Plex antibiotic drug reservoir won Qualified Infectious Disease Product status from the FDA. Under the designation, the Israel-based company’s product will be eligible for priority review, fast-track status and an additional 5 years of market exclusivity. Get the full story at our sister site, Drug Delivery Business News.