BioSpace.com

Biotech and Pharmaceutical
News & Jobs
Search the Site
 
   
Biotechnology and Pharmaceutical Channel Medical Device and Diagnostics Channel Clinical Research Channel BioSpace Collaborative    Job Seekers:  Register | Login          Employers:  Register | Login  

NEWSLETTERS
Free Newsletters
Archive
My Subscriptions

NEWS
News by Subject
News by Disease
News by Date
PLoS
Search News
Post Your News
JoVE

CAREER NETWORK
Job Seeker Login
Most Recent Jobs
Browse Biotech Jobs
Search Jobs
Post Resume
Career Fairs
Career Resources
For Employers

HOTBEDS
Regional News
US & Canada
  Biotech Bay
  Biotech Beach
  Genetown
  Pharm Country
  BioCapital
  BioMidwest
  Bio NC
  BioForest
  Southern Pharm
  BioCanada East
  US Device
Europe
Asia

DIVERSITY

INVESTOR
Market Summary
News
IPOs

PROFILES
Company Profiles

START UPS
Companies
Events

INTELLIGENCE
Research Store

INDUSTRY EVENTS
Biotech Events
Post an Event
RESOURCES
Real Estate
Business Opportunities

 News | News By Subject | News by Disease News By Date | Search News
eNewsletter Signup
Miles
Km80.5

   

Seattle Genetics, Inc. (SGEN) CEO Not Interested in a Sale


7/16/2012 7:14:33 AM

Seattle Genetics Inc. (SGEN) (SGEN) Chief Executive Officer Clay Siegall says he has a model for growth of the biotechnology company’s only drug, cancer treatment Adcetris: Roche Holding AG (ROG)’s $6.7 billion-seller Rituxan. Adcetris received U.S. clearance in August for use by Hodgkin’s lymphoma patients who failed on other therapies, a smaller market than the front-line treatment the company aims for after added trials are completed in the next few years. Rituxan, approved as an initial treatment for lymphoma in 1997, took a similar path, Siegall said in a telephone interview.

Read at BusinessWeek

   

ADD TO DEL.ICIO.US    ADD TO DIGG    ADD TO FURL    ADD TO STUMBLEUPON    ADD TO TECHNORATI FAVORITES