Positive Data, Lease Agreements, and Product Launches Strengthen Portfolio - Research Report on Celldex, Teva, Health Management, Perrigo, and Alnylam

NEW YORK, July 5, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --

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Today, Wall Street Reports announced new research reports highlighting Celldex Therapeutics, Inc. (NASDAQ: CLDX), Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd. (NYSE: TEVA), Health Management Associates Inc. (NYSE: HMA), Perrigo Company (NYSE: PRGO), and Alnylam Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ: ALNY). Today's readers may access these reports free of charge - including full price targets, industry analysis and analyst ratings - via the links below.

Celldex Therapeutics, Inc. Research Report

On July 1, 2013, Celldex Therapeutics Inc. (Celldex) reported that the first patient has been dosed in its pilot study of CDX-1135 (a soluble form of human complement receptor type 1) in dense deposit disease (DDD). According to the Company, DDD is an ultra-rare, progressive kidney disease that results in kidney failure in the majority of affected individuals, and is caused by dysregulation of the C3 Convertase, a major early component of the alternative pathway of complement. J.H. Smith, M.D., said, "There are currently no treatments and nearly half of all patients progress to end-stage renal disease within 10 years of presentation, often spending the rest of their lives on dialysis. In a mouse model of dense deposit disease, CDX-1135 has been shown to control the abnormal complement activity and to reduce deposits in the kidneys. We are optimistic that if we can control complement activation earlier in the disease course and at a critical step in the complement pathway, CDX-1135 may be able to restore kidney function and provide long term disease control-a long-awaited outcome for patients, their families and physicians." The Full Research Report on Celldex Therapeutics, Inc. - including full detailed breakdown, analyst ratings and price targets - is available to download free of charge at: [http://www.wsreports.com/r/full_research_report/bd46_CLDX]


Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd. Research Report

On July 1, 2013, Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd. (Teva) announced that data from the Glatiramer Acetate Low-frequency Administration (GALA) study, which was published in the Annals of Neurology, show that a 40mg/ 1mL dose of COPAXONE (glatiramer acetate injection) administered subcutaneously three times per week significantly reduced relapse rates at 12 months and demonstrated favorable safety and tolerability profile in patients with relapsing-remitting multiple sclerosis (RRMS). Omar Khan, M.D., Professor of Neurology and Chair of the Department of Neurology, Wayne State University School of Medicine, Detroit, Michigan, said, "We are pleased with the positive data of the GALA study which may lead to meaningful benefits for RRMS patients. COPAXONE 40mg/ 1 mL given three times a week demonstrated a favorable safety and tolerability profile, with the overall frequency of adverse events comparable to those seen in the placebo group." At present, the approved dose of COPAXONE is 20 mg/ 1mL, which is a once a day subcutaneous injection. The Full Research Report on Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd. - including full detailed breakdown, analyst ratings and price targets - is available to download free of charge at: [http://www.wsreports.com/r/full_research_report/e4ac_TEVA]


Health Management Associates Inc. Research Report

On June 26, 2013, Health Management Associates Inc. (Health Management) announced that the Southeast Volusia Hospital District Board of Commissioners chose it to start exclusive negotiations towards a lease agreement for the 112-bed Bert Fish Medical Center in New Smyrna Beach, Florida. Alan Levine, Senior Vice President and Florida Group President for Health Management, said, "Our mission at Health Management is to enable America's best local health care, and we pledge to serve that mission at Bert Fish Medical Center." According to Health Management, Bert Fish Medical Center will join its network in Florida, which currently includes 23 hospitals and a statewide clinical affiliation with the University of Florida's affiliated teaching hospital, Shands Hospital. The Full Research Report on Health Management Associates Inc. - including full detailed breakdown, analyst ratings and price targets - is available to download free of charge at: [http://www.wsreports.com/r/full_research_report/96e5_HMA]


Perrigo Company Research Report

On July 2, 2013, Sergeant's Pet Care Products, Inc. (Sergeant's), a part of Perrigo Company (Perrigo), reported the availability of Vetscription PetSTOP! Behavior Correction Spray for Dogs and Cats at Wal-Mart stores nationwide. Sergeant's stated that PetSTOP! Behavior Correction Spray helps modify destructive or aggressive behavior by combining noise and a specifically developed pheromone mist. The pheromone in the PetSTOP! Spray mimics a natural pheromone that a mother dog or cat produces to calm and assure her young. Further, Sergeant's stated that unlike other noise-making products that produce a temporary effect, the spray's patent pending pheromone mist redirects the pet's attention and behavior. The Full Research Report on Perrigo Company - including full detailed breakdown, analyst ratings and price targets - is available to download free of charge at: [http://www.wsreports.com/r/full_research_report/4961_PRGO]


Alnylam Pharmaceuticals, Inc. Research Report

On July 2, 2013, Alnylam Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Alnylam) announced that it has presented new pre-clinical data from its RNAi therapeutic program for the treatment of hemophilia and rare bleeding disorders. Alnylam stated that the new pre-clinical data demonstrate that ALN-AT3, a subcutaneously administered RNAi therapeutic targeting antithrombin (AT), can normalize thrombin generation and improve hemostasis in hemophilia mice and fully correct thrombin generation in a non-human primate (NHP) hemophilia "inhibitor" model. Akshay Vaishnaw, M.D., Ph.D., Executive Vice President and Chief Medical Officer of Alnylam, said, "We are very excited by these new data with ALN-AT3 which demonstrate normalization of thrombin generation and improvement of hemostasis in hemophilia models. Most importantly, we have demonstrated that ALN-AT3 can fully correct thrombin generation in a non-human primate hemophilia 'inhibitor' model, providing key proof of concept for our program." The Company expects to file an investigational new drug application for ALN-AT3 in mid-2013 and to initiate its Phase I study in late 2013. The Full Research Report on Alnylam Pharmaceuticals, Inc. - including full detailed breakdown, analyst ratings and price targets - is available to download free of charge at: [http://www.wsreports.com/r/full_research_report/5328_ALNY]



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