Ligand Pharmaceuticals Company Profile

04:01 EST 22nd November 2017 | BioPortfolio

Ligand is an emerging specialty pharmaceutical company that discovers, develops and markets innovative small molecule drugs to address critical, unmet medical needs. Ligand markets four oncology and dermatology products in the United States – ONTAK®, Targretin® capsules, Targretin® gel and Panretin® gel. Ligand launched its fifth product, AVINZA™, a treatment for chronic, moderate-to-severe pain, in the second quarter of this year. In addition, Ligand's network of major pharmaceutical partners is developing products for men's and women's hormone-related diseases, osteoporosis, metabolic disorders, and cardiovascular and inflammatory diseases. Ligand's robust R&D pipeline is based on the company's leadership in gene transcription technology.


10275 Science Center Drive
San Diego
United States of America


Phone: 858 550 7500
Fax: 858 550 7506

News Articles [562 Associated News Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

Ligand Enters Into Commercial License and Supply Agreement with Amgen for Rights to Use ...

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Ligand to Receive $2 Million from WuXi Biologics for Licensing Clinical-Stage anti-PD-1 ...

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Ligand Pharmaceuticals Inc Announces 59% Advance In Q3 Earnings

WASHINGTON (dpa-AFX) - Ligand Pharmaceuticals Inc (LGND) reported a profit for its third quarter that gained ground from last year.The company said its bottom line came in at $15.30 million, or $0...

Ligand Pharmaceuticals Inc Profit Rises 95% In Q2

WASHINGTON (dpa-AFX) - Ligand Pharmaceuticals Inc (LGND) announced earnings for its second quarter that rose compared to the same period last year.The company said its bottom line rose to $14.94 m...

Ligand pens Captisol deal with Amgen

Ligand Pharmaceuticals Inc. licensed Amgen Inc. exclusive global rights to use its Captisol drug delivery technology (which Ligand will supply) in the formulation of AMG330.

Ligand grants rights to use Captisol in the formulation of AMG 330

Ligand Pharmaceuticals has entered into a commercial license and supply agreement with biotech giant…

Ligand to Acquire Crystal Bioscience, Gaining Complementary Antibody Technology

SAN DIEGO & EMERYVILLE, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Ligand Pharmaceuticals Incorporated (NASDAQ: LGND) and Crystal Bioscience, Inc. (Crystal) announce the signing of a merger agreement wh...

Ligand Receives $2 Million from WuXi Biologics for Licensing anti-PD-1 Antibody Using OmniAb Technology

SAN DIEGO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Ligand Pharmaceuticals Incorporated (NASDAQ: LGND) (“Ligand” or “the Company”) announces that it will receive a $2 million payment from WuXi Biologics su...

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PubMed Articles [813 Associated PubMed Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

Palladium-Catalyzed Direct C3-Selective Arylation of N-Unsubstituted Indoles with Aryl Chlorides and Triflates.

The direct C3-arylation of N-unsubstituted indoles with aryl chlorides and triflates has been realized using a palladium-dihydroxyterphenylphosphine (DHTP) catalyst. The site selectivity is different ...

Announcing the 2017 Pharmaceuticals Travel Award for Young Post-Doctoral Researchers.

Last year, for the first time in its history, our Journal was able to offer a travel grant of 800 CHF to a young researcher in the field of medicinal chemistry.

Suspended solids moderate the degradation and sorption of waste water-derived pharmaceuticals in estuarine waters.

This study focuses on the fate of pharmaceuticals discharged into an estuarine environment, particularly into the Turbidity Maximum Zone (TMZ). Batch experiments were set up to investigate the factors...

Chiral pharmaceuticals: A review on their environmental occurrence and fate processes.

More than 50% of pharmaceuticals in current use are chiral compounds. Enantiomers of the same pharmaceutical have identical physicochemical properties, but may exhibit differences in pharmacokinetics,...

Evolution of the ligand-shell morphology during ligand-exchange reaction on gold nanoparticles.

Ligand exchange reactions are used to achieve nanoparticles coated with a mixture of ligand molecules. Currently, nothing is known on the evolution of the morphology of the ligand shell during the rea...

Clinical Trials [368 Associated Clinical Trials listed on BioPortfolio]

Biological Therapy in Treating Patients With Metastatic Melanoma or Metastatic Kidney Cancer

RATIONALE: Biological therapies such as flt3L and CD40-ligand use different ways to stimulate the immune system and stop cancer cells from growing. Biological therapy may be an effective t...

A Phase III Trial of Recombinant Human Apo-2 Ligand for Injection

The trial is to evaluate the efficacy and safety of recombinant human Apo-2 ligand in treating patients with advanced retreated non-small cell lung cancer

Study Comparing Citalopram Hydrobromide Tablets 40 mg (Torrent Pharmaceuticals Ltd) and RLD Tablets 40 mg (Manufactured By Forest Pharmaceuticals Inc, Missouri) in 24+2 Normal Healthy Male Subjects in Fed Condition

- Objective: - The objective of this study is to compare the rate and extent of absorption of the Test Product, Citalopram Hydrobromide 40 mg (Torrent Pharmaceutical Li...

Bioequivalence Study of Torrent Pharmaceuticals Ltd.'s Rosuvastatin Calcium Tablets Under Fed Conditions

Subjects to compare the single dose bioavailability of Torrent's Rosuvastatin Calcium Tablets 40 mg and Crestor® 40 mg Tablets of AstraZeneca Pharmaceuticals LP, USA. Dosing periods of st...

Cilostazol 50 mg Tablets Under Fasting Conditions

This study will compare the relative bioavailability (rate and extent of absorption) of 50 mg Cilostazol Tablets manufactured by TEVA Pharmaceuticals Industries Ltd. and distributed by TEV...

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The Clinical Ligand Assay Society's mission is to establish and promote high standards in the science and application of ligand assay technology by encouraging research, educating practitioners, and f...

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