Cubist gets fast-track status in 2 areas for antibiotic combo

05/8/2013 | American City Business Journals

The FDA granted fast-track status to Cubist Pharmaceuticals' late-stage antibiotic CXA-201, a combination of ceftolozane and tazobactam, as a treatment for hospital-acquired bacterial pneumonia and complicated urinary tract infections. The antibiotic, which already received a fast-track designation for complicated intra-abdominal infections, is in two Phase III trials for the urinary and abdominal indications. Cubist plans to initiate another late-stage trial against ventilator-associated pneumonia in the coming months.

View Full Article in:

American City Business Journals

Published in Briefs:

SmartBrief Job Listings for Health Care

Job Title Company Location
Product Development Manager, Disposable Medical Products
ASAHI INTECC, Orange County CA R&D Center
Santa Ana, CA
Neurovascular Intervention Product Sales Rep, North East
ASAHI INTECC
Multiple Locations, SL_Multiple Locations
Vice President of Regulatory Affairs
Pentec Health
Boothwyn, PA
Sr Coordinator Clinical Research (US/TA/00/0073/SL) - 1400000AQX
Abbott
Santa Clara, CA
Senior Director, Biostatistics
Edwards Lifesciences
Irvine, CA