Active Biotech AB Interim report January - September 2012

November 9, 2012 08:30 (CET)

· Laquinimod - Teva to initiate a new Phase III study in the US at year-end
                   - milestone payment of USD 5 M received following a submitted application for regulatory approval in Europe
                   - Crohn's Phase II data presented at the UEGW conference

· TASQ        - biomarker data presented at the ESMO conference 
                   - Ipsen to initiate two new clinical Phase II studies: maintenance therapy for prostate cancer and a study of other types of cancer
 
· ANYARA   - Phase III study results to be presented Q1 2013

· 57-57        - clinical trial of systemic sclerosis/scleroderma is in progress

· ISI            - project proceeding as planned

· Net sales:  SEK 136.4 M (231.3)

· Operating loss: SEK 168.7 M (loss 6.2)

· Loss after tax: SEK 175.1 M (loss: 1.3)

· Loss per share for the period: SEK 2.54 (loss: 0.02) 

 
For further information, please contact:

Tomas Leanderson
President and CEO
Tel: +46 (0)46 19 20 95    

Hans Kolam 
CFO 
Tel: +46 (0)46 19 20 44  

Active Biotech AB (Corp. Reg. No. 556223-9227)
Box 724, SE-220 07 Lund
Tel: +46 (0)46 19 20 00 
Fax: +46 (0)46 19 11 00

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Active Biotech AB Interim report January - September 2012