Zalicus Inc. (ZLCS) Licensee, Sanofi (France) (SAN.PA) Provides Status Update on Prednisporin (FOV1101)
10/25/2012 10:16:42 AM
CAMBRIDGE, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Zalicus Inc. (NASDAQ: ZLCS), a biopharmaceutical company that discovers and develops novel treatments for patients suffering from pain, today announced that Sanofi provided an update on the development status of Prednisporin™ (FOV1101) during the course of Sanofi’s quarterly financial and R&D pipeline update on October 25, 2012. Prednisporin is a fixed dose combination of prednisolone acetate and cyclosporine A being developed for certain ophthalmologic indications including persistent allergic conjunctivitis. Prednisporin was licensed by Zalicus to Fovea Pharmaceuticals SA (now a division of Sanofi) in January 2006.