FOSTER CITY, Calif., Nov. 3, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- SciClone Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ: SCLN) today announced that Friedhelm Blobel, PhD, Chief Executive Officer, will participate in a panel discussion at the Boston Biotech Conferences (BBC) NY/NJ CEO conference on November 12th, at the Apella in New York City.
The conference will focus on the 2016 healthcare industry outlook, disruptive innovation and venture philanthropy, non-dilutive financing, pricing and reimbursement, defining the value of drugs, innovation in drug discovery, personalized medicine, creative financing, emerging markets, innovative deal structures, and more. Dr. Blobel will participate in a panel titled, "Importance of Emerging Markets."
The Boston Biotech Conferences (BBC)'s mission is to build a vibrant community of biopharma leaders, which will help to drive biopharma innovation in biotech, by convening leaders across industry and academia. The conferences are exclusive, thought-leader forums for senior biopharma executives. Each conference is highly interactive and co-hosted by healthcare industry leaders to foster discussions and facilitate information-sharing, networking, and corporate development within the biopharma community. For more information, visit: http://bbbiotechconference.com/conference-details.php?id=34
SciClone Pharmaceuticals is a revenue-generating, specialty pharmaceutical company with a substantial commercial business in China and a product portfolio spanning major therapeutic markets including oncology, infectious diseases and cardiovascular disorders. SciClone's proprietary lead product, ZADAXIN® (thymalfasin), is approved in over 30 countries and may be used for the treatment of hepatitis B (HBV), hepatitis C (HCV), and certain cancers, and as a vaccine adjuvant, according to the local regulatory approvals. The Company has successfully in-licensed and commercialized products with the potential to become future market leaders and to drive the Company's long-term growth, including DC Bead®, a novel treatment for liver cancer. Through its promotion business with pharmaceutical partners, SciClone also markets multiple branded products in China which are therapeutically differentiated. SciClone is a publicly-held corporation based in Foster City, California, and trades on the NASDAQ Global Select Market under the symbol SCLN. For additional information, please visit www.sciclone.com.
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