Eagle Pharmaceuticals awarded three new patents in the US for Bendeka.
M2 PHARMA-March 22, 2017-Eagle Pharmaceuticals awarded three new patents in the US for Bendeka
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Pharmaceutical company Eagle Pharmaceuticals Inc (NasdaqGM:EGRX) revealed on Tuesday the receipt of three additional patents protecting Bendeka from the US Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO).
The company said the patent numbers, which has been subscribed 9,579,397 and 9,579,398 and 9,579,399, will expire March 2033.
In conjunction, the USPTO has now issued or allowed a total of 14 patents in the Bendeka family of patents expiring from 2026 to 2033, added the company.
These three newly issued patents will be listed in the US FDA's Approved Drug Products with Therapeutic Equivalence Evaluations (Orange-Book) bringing the company's total Orange Book listed patents for Bendeka to 13. Bendeka has received Orphan Drug Designation from the US FDA.
Pursuant to a 2015 exclusive license agreement, Teva Pharmaceutical Industries is responsible for all US commercial activities for Bendeka, including promotion and distribution.
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|Date:||Mar 22, 2017|
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