Global Biotechnology Market Showing Potential for Further Growth

Tuesday, November 21, 2017 General News
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NEW YORK, November 21, 2017 /PRNewswire/ --

According to a report

by Global Market Insights, Inc., the Biotechnology Market size will exceed USD 775.2 billion with 9.9% CAGR from 2016 to 2024. Based on technology, the industry is segmented into tissue engineering and regeneration, fermentation,
PCR, nanobiotechnology, chromatography, DNA sequencing, and more. In recent years, the tissue engineering and regeneration segment accounted for highest revenue and was valued at over USD 104.5 billion. However, the nanobiotechnology, fermentation and cell based assay segments will experience strong growth thanks to rising R&D investments by various biotechnological and pharmaceutical companies. Cosmos Holdings Inc. (OTC: COSM), Adamis Pharmaceuticals Corporation (NASDAQ: ADMP), CASI Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ: CASI), Protalix BioTherapeutics, Inc. (NYSE: PLX), Infinity Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ: INFI)

The global cancer immunotherapy market by itself is expected to reach USD 118.8 billion by 2025 according to Grand View Research Inc. The market is expected to benefit from introduction of newer drug classes, such as target receptors for multiple myeloma and checkpoint inhibitors. "Increase in number of approvals for new immunotherapeutic drugs is driving the global market. Introduction of new molecules has been proving to be beneficial for patients who are not responding to chemotherapy. Several new immunotherapeutic options, such as immunomodulators and CAR-T cell therapy, are in the pipeline and are being tested for their ability to provide better cancer treatment," Grand View Research indicates.

Cosmos Holdings Inc. (OTCQB: COSM) announced on November 16th that, "it has entered into a $3 million securities purchase agreement with two institutional investors. "We are excited to announce the addition of two institutional investors," said Grigorios Siokas, President and CEO of Cosmos Holdings. "This agreement will provide us with capital to continue to grow our operations and expand our business."

The securities sold have not been registered under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, and may not be offered or sold in the United States absent registration or an applicable exemption from registration requirements. This release is not used for the purpose of conditioning the market in the United States for any of the securities offered."

About Cosmos Holdings, Inc. - Cosmos Holdings Inc. is a pharmaceutical company focused on identifying, acquiring, developing, and commercializing medicines to improve patients' lives and outcomes. The Company has a trans-European network of over 110 clients and vendors expands to 16 countries including: Germany, United Kingdom, Ireland, United Arab Emirates, Denmark, Italy, France, Singapore, Spain, Lebanon, Skopje, Jordan, Sweden, Poland, Netherlands, and AN or circumstances occurring after the date hereof or the occurrence of unanticipated events or for any changes or modifications made to this press release or the information contained herein by any third-parties, including, but not limited to, any wire or internet services.

Adamis Pharmaceuticals Corporation (NASDAQ: ADMP) is a specialty biopharmaceutical company focused on developing and commercializing products in the therapeutic areas of respiratory disease and allergy. The company's current specialty pharmaceutical products and product candidates include Epinephrine Injection pre-filled syringe product for use in the emergency treatment of acute allergic reactions, including anaphylaxis; albuterol (APC-2000) and fluticasone (APC-4000) dry powder inhaler products for the treatment of bronchospasm and asthma; and beclomethasone (APC-1000), a metered dose inhaler product for the treatment of asthma. On June 15, 2017, the company announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration has approved Adamis' EPINEPHRINE INJECTION, USP, 1:1000 (0.3 mg Pre-filled single dose syringe) for the emergency treatment of allergic reactions (Type I) including anaphylaxis. The FDA has also approved the PFS trade name of Symjepi™. CASI Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ: CASI) is a U.S. based, late-stage biopharmaceutical company focused on the acquisition, development and commercialization of innovative therapeutics addressing cancer and other unmet medical needs for the global market with a focus on commercialization in China. CASI's product pipeline features (1) EVOMELA®, MARQIBO® and ZEVALIN®, all U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approved drugs in-licensed from Spectrum Pharmaceuticals, Inc. for China regional rights, and currently in various stages in the regulatory and clinical process for market approval in China, (2) its proprietary drug candidate, ENMD-2076, ongoing in one Phase 2 clinical study, and (3) CASI-001 and CASI-002, proprietary preclinical candidates in immuno-oncology. Recently, the company reported financial results for the three and nine months ended September 30, 2017. As of September 30, 2017, CASI had cash and cash equivalents of approximately $21.6 million. Protalix BioTherapeutics, Inc. (NYSE: PLX) is a biopharmaceutical company focused on the development and commercialization of recombinant therapeutic proteins expressed through its proprietary plant cell-based expression system, ProCellEx®. Protalix's unique expression system presents a proprietary method for developing recombinant proteins in a cost-effective, industrial-scale manner.  Protalix's first product manufactured by ProCellEx, taliglucerase alfa, was approved for marketing by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) in May 2012 and, subsequently, by the regulatory authorities of other countries.  Recnetly, the company announced two-year results from the phase I/II open-label extension clinical trial of pegunigalsidase alfa, or PRX-102, for the treatment of Fabry disease will be presented at the New Horizons in Fabry Disease Conference taking place November 24-25 in Prague, Czech Republic. Infinity Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ: INFI) is an innovative biopharmaceutical company dedicated to advancing novel medicines for people with cancer. Infinity is developing IPI-549, an oral immuno-oncology development candidate that selectively inhibits PI3K-gamma. On November 10, 2017, the company reported Phase 1 clinical and translational data for IPI-549, an oral, selective phosphoinositide-3-kinase-gamma (PI3K-gamma) inhibitor that targets immune-suppressive tumor macrophages. These data from the recently completed monotherapy dose-escalation component of the Phase 1/1b study demonstrated that IPI-549 dosed once daily (QD) was well tolerated and clinically active. Among 18 patients evaluable for activity, there was a 44 percent clinical benefit rate, defined as patients who had remained on treatment for at least 16 weeks, including one partial response in a patient with advanced peritoneal mesothelioma.

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