APEPTICO - Innovation in peptide drugs

Apeptico Forschung und Entwicklung GmbH and Mediolanum farmaceutici S.p.A. today announce the signing of a Research & Development Cooperation and License Agreement for Apeptico’s compound Solnatide.

Vienna, Austria and Milano, Italy, 2nd December 2016 - Apeptico Forschung und Entwicklung GmbH and Mediolanum farmaceutici S.p.A. today announce the signing of a Research & Development Cooperation and License Agreement for Apeptico's compound solnatide. Solnatide is a therapeutic peptide developed by Apeptico for the activation of alveolar liquid clearance, ready to enter into phase IIb clinical development for different life-threatening pulmonary indications.

Under the Agreement, Apeptico will receive an up-front research & development payment in cash, development milestones, and will supply Mediolanum the finished pharmaceutical product. In return, Mediolanum will receive an exclusive license for solnatide for various European markets.

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APEPTICO GmbH erhält Preis anlässlich der Verleihung des “Venture Capital & Private Equity Award Österreichs“

Wien, Österreich, 9. Juni, 2009 -  APEPTICO Forschung und Entwicklung GmbH teilt mit, dass das Unternehmen anlässlich der Verleihung des “Venture Capital & Private Equity Award Österreichs“ mit einem Preis ausgezeichnet wurde. Dieser Preis wurde durch den „Styria Börse Express“ und die „Junge Industrie“ verliehen und stellt eine Anerkennung für die kürzlich abgeschlossene Finanzierung des Unternehmens durch Investoren und Österreichische Fördergeber dar.

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APEPTICO GmbH closes seed financing round

Vienna, Austria, 29th May, 2009 - APEPTICO, a biotechnology company developing novel peptide-based drugs, announced completion of a seed financing round. The EUR 1Mio equity financing round was led by The BioScience Ventures Group AG (BSVG, www.bsvg.com, Munich/Germany) and included the participation of the Swiss business angel Dr. Jürg Geigy. Both, BSVG and Dr. Geigy are specialised in early stage investments in the biotech industry. The completion of the financing round entitled APEPTICO to receive a grant of EUR 1.2 Mio from the Austrian Research Promotion Agency (FFG).

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APEPTICO presents its lead product AP301 at the Annual Congress of the European Respiratory Society in Vienna, Austria

Vienna, Austria, 8th September, 2009 - APEPTICO Forschung und Entwicklung GmbH, a biotechnology company developing a novel peptide-based drug for the treatment of the life threatening disease “Acute Lung Injury” today announced, that it will present its most recent scientific results for APEPTICO’s lead compound AP301 at the Annual Congress of the European Respiratory Society which starts on 12th September, 2009 in Vienna, Austria.

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APEPTICO granted Orphan Medicinal Product Designation by EMEA for lead product AP301

Vienna, Austria, 20th July, 2009 - APEPTICO Forschung und Entwicklung GmbH, a biotechnology company developing novel peptide-based drugs, today announced that it has received Orphan Medicinal Product Designation in the European Union from the European Medicines Agency (EMEA) for APEPTICO’s lead product AP301 (“Human tumour necrosis factor alpha-derived peptide”) for the “treatment of Acute Lung Injury”.

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Medical breakthrough for treatment of Acute Lung Injury

Vienna, Austria, 26th March, 2009 - Based on intensive research and comprehensive in-vitro and in-vivo studies, APEPTICO Forschung und Entwicklung GmbH, a Vienna development stage biotechnology company, has clarified the mode of action of its development compound AP301. Up to date there exists no approved drug molecule for the treatment of Acute Lung Injury. Up to 100,000 patients in Europe could benefit from the new discovery.

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