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Paratek Pharmaceuticals, Inc. 

75 Park Plaza
4th Floor
Boston  Massachusetts  02116  U.S.A.
Phone: 617-807-6600 Fax: 617-275-0039


Paratek Pharmaceuticals, Inc. is a biopharmaceutical company focused on the development and commercialization of innovative therapies based upon its expertise in novel tetracycline chemistry. Paratek's lead product candidate, omadacycline, is the first in a new class of tetracyclines known as aminomethylcyclines, with broad-spectrum activity against Gram-positive, Gram-negative and atypical bacteria.

Omadacycline is a new once-daily oral and IV, well-tolerated broad spectrum antibiotic being developed for use as empiric monotherapy for patients suffering from serious community-acquired bacterial infections, such as acute bacterial skin and skin structure infections, community acquired bacterial pneumonia, urinary tract infections and other community-acquired bacterial infections, particularly when antibiotic resistance is of concern to prescribing physicians.

Paratek's second Phase 3 product candidate, sarecycline, is a well-tolerated, once-daily, oral, narrow spectrum tetracycline-derived antibiotic with potent anti-inflammatory properties for the potential treatment of acne and rosacea in the community setting. Allergan owns the U.S. rights for the development and commercialization of sarecycline. Paratek retains all ex-U.S. rights. Allergan initiated two identical Phase 3 registration studies in December 2014 for sarecycline for the treatment of moderate to severe acne vulgaris. Top line data are expected in the first half of 2017.

Board of Directors
Michael F. Bigham
Chairman of the Board and Chief Executive Officer

Evan Loh, MD
Director and President, Chief Medical Officer

Thomas J. Dietz, Ph.D.

Timothy Franson, M.D.,

Richard Lim

Kristine Peterson

Robert Radie

Jeffrey Stein, Ph.D.

Last Updated: 04-23-02

Key Statistics

Ownership: Public

Web Site: Paratek Pharma
Employees: 76
Symbol: PRTK




Tufts University 

Company News
Allergan (AGN) And Paratek Pharma (PRTK) Announce Positive Results From Two Phase III Trials Of Sarecycline For The Treatment Of Moderate To Severe Acne 3/27/2017 6:22:31 AM
Boston's Paratek Pharma (PRTK) Expands Pennsylvania Operations With 30 Employees, Can Accommodate 100 3/24/2017 6:33:15 AM
Paratek Pharma (PRTK) Reports Full Year And Fourth Quarter 2016 Financial Results And Provides Clinical Update 3/2/2017 8:23:17 AM
Paratek Pharma (PRTK) To Report Fourth Quarter And Full Year 2016 Financial Results On March 2, 2017 2/22/2017 10:45:22 AM
Paratek Pharma (PRTK) Release: Company Announces Completion Of Enrollment In Omadacycline Phase III Community-Acquired Bacterial Pneumonia Study 1/18/2017 7:07:57 AM
How Boston’s Paratek Pharma (PRTK) is Taking Aim at Antibiotic Market and Could Add 85 Jobs 1/5/2017 7:03:33 AM
Paratek Pharma (PRTK) Announces Promotion Of Evan Loh, M.D. To The Role Of President And Chief Operating Officer 1/4/2017 8:22:45 AM
Paratek Pharma (PRTK) Advances Timing Of Top-Line Data For Phase III Community Acquired Bacterial Pneumonia Study To The Second Quarter Of 2017 12/13/2016 8:02:09 AM
Paratek Pharma (PRTK) Reports Third Quarter 2016 Financial Results and Provides Clinical Updates 11/2/2016 8:08:45 AM
Paratek Pharma (PRTK) To Host R&D Day On November 17, 2016 10/26/2016 8:53:51 AM