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Spexis AG (SIX: ???)

Polyphor is a clinical stage, Swiss biopharmaceutical company which has discovered and is developing the OMPTA (Outer Membrane Protein Targeting Antibiotics). The OMPTA are potentially the first new class of antibiotics against Gram-negative bacteria to have reached phase III stage in the last 50 years. The company's lead product, murepavadin, (POL7080) is in Phase III development against Pseudomonas aeruginosa - recognized as a critical priority 1 pathogen by WHO. Polyphor is also developing an immuno-oncology candidate, balixafortide (POL6326), which has achieved clinical proof of concept in a Phase Ib/proof of concept study in combination with eribulin in patients with advanced breast cancer, and a pipeline of further preclinical antibiotics based on its OMPTA platform. Polyphor is based in Allschwil near Basel and is listed on the Swiss Stock Exchange (SIX: POLN). *


Period Start 2000-10-29 planned merger
  Group Spexis (Group)
  Predecessor Polyphor Ltd. (SIX: POLN)
Products Industry antibiotic
  Industry 2 murepavadin (POL7080)
Persons Person Batur, Gökhan (Polyphor 202001– promoted to CEO joined 201906 as CCO before Merck (US))
  Person 2 Levett, Hernán (Polyphor 202001 CFO)
Region Region Allschwil BL
  Country Switzerland
  City n. a. 
    Address record changed: 2021-11-06
Basic data Employees C: 51 to 100 (2013-11-04)
  Currency CHF
  Annual sales 6,545,595 (revenue, total, consolidated (2018) 2018-12-31)
  Profit -50,920,282 (2018-12-31)
  Cash 113,809,266 (2018-12-31)
    * Document for �About Section�: Polyphor Ltd.. (7/17/18). "Press Release: Polyphor Announces Listing of New Shares Related to the Convertible Loan Facility Agreement with the Wellcome Trust (Ad-hoc Announcement)".
Record changed: 2021-11-06


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