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13 September 2016

VivaGel® condom receives regulatory approval in Canada

Starpharma today announced it had been granted a medical device license for the VivaGel® condom by the Canadian regulatory authority, Health Canada.

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30 August 2016

Highlights of FY2016 Presentation: FNN Interview

Starpharma advises a brief audio interview and presentation with Chief Executive Officer Dr Jackie Fairley will be broadcast today by the Finance News Network.

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29 August 2016

Annual Report and full year financial results

Starpharma released its annual report and financial results for the year ended 30 June 2016.

 Financial Results

  • Net cash burn (cash outflows before new capital) $17.5M
  • Cash position at end of the year $46.0M
  • Net proceeds of $32.6M from equity placement and share purchase plan
  • Total revenue and other income $4.6M including the first US$2M DEP™ milestone from AstraZeneca
  • Reported loss $22.7M
  • Receipt of $3.4M R&D tax incentive
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28 July 2016

Starpharma initiates new DEP™ drug delivery program with AstraZeneca

Melbourne, Australia; 28 July 2016: Starpharma Holdings Ltd (ASX: SPL, OTCQX: SPHRY) today announced the initiation a new DEP™ drug delivery program with AstraZeneca. The new agreement will see the application of Starpharma’s DEP™ platform to a further compound from AstraZeneca’s portfolio. 

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In the media

1 August 2016

The Australian: Starpharma perks up on China condom deal

The Australian’s David Rogers reports that Starpharma has signed “an exclusive license and supply agreement with Shenyang SKY and Land Latex Co for the manufacture and sale of VivaGel condoms to the Government segment of the Chinese condom market”.

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17 May 2016

The Conversation: Antiviral condoms will help protect Australian Olympians from STIs – here’s how

The Conversation noted Dual Protect™ anti-viral condoms, which are coated with Starpharma’s VivaGel®, provide an extra level of protection over regular condoms for Australia athletes when they are at the Olympics in Rio. 

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9 March 2016

AAP: Starpharma licenses VivaGel BV in Aust, NZ

"Starpharma is letting Aspen Pharmacare Australia market and distribute its Vivagel BV treatment in Australia and New Zealand for an undisclosed sum. Aspen will market and distribute the treatment for bacterial vaginosis, that's due to be launched in 2016, to clinicians and pharmacies. In return, Starpharma will receive royalties on net sales.

Starpharma still holds the commercialisation rights in the rest of the world."

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17 December 2015

The Age: Starpharma set for condom sales in China

"Starpharma has signed a memorandum of understanding with a Chinese company to make and sell its VivaGel-coated condom in China...The Chinese company is a major supplier of condoms to the Chinese government's Birth Control Department and Disease Prevention Department. The so-called government market in China requires about three billion condoms each year for birth control and disease prevention."

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Shareholder Updates

13 April 2016

Shareholder Update April 2016

In this issue:

> Message from the CEO

> Adama licenses Priostar® for 2,4-D

> DEPTM cabazitaxel shows superior performance

> Starpharma's Targeted DEPTM conjugates - compelling results in an area of high interest

> AstraZeneca selects second DEPTM candidate

> Starpharma long standing collaborator ranked 4th in the world

> Starpharma signs licence with Aspen for commercialisation of VivaGel® BV in Australia and New Zealand

> MOU for VivaGel® condom in China

> Half-year financial results

> Bio-Europe® conference

Download: Shareholder Update April 2016 (pdf file, 1MB)

 

29 October 2015

Shareholder Update October 2015

In this Issue:

› EU marketing approval granted for VivaGel® BV
› Multi-product DEP® license with AstraZeneca
› VivaGel® BV: Symptomatic Relief and Treatment of BV/Prevention of recurrence
› VivaGel® condom
› Phase 1 DEP® docetaxel trial update                                                                                    

› Agrochemicals
› Starpharma in the News
› Starpharma full year financial results      

› Presentations and conferences

Download: Shareholder Update October 2015 (pdf file, 994kb)

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