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Biotech / Medical
Biochem Pharma (BCHE)
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Here is another biotech success story:

They developed 3-T-C (Epivir) and licensed to Glaxo/Wellcome for 14% royalty. Epivir is an essential 1/3 of the so-called "cocktail" of 3 drugs recently found to have decimating effect on HIV. (See WSJ: 6/14/96, p.1!)

This in itself is a great success. The other essential 1/3 is Retrovir (AZT) also from Glaxo/Wellcome. The final 1/3 is a drug made by ABT, MRK, and one other I can't think of offhand. As well, the most powerful of these "protease inhibitors" is nearing FDA approval (or disapproval): AGPH. Another unsung hero.

This is the only company I have ever found whose clinical studies have progressed to the point where they have actual hope of creating a drug to treat cryptospiridium (wasting syndrome). And they have a Hepatitis drug in the making.

Is anyone else interested in this Canadian company with good tie-ins to the major pharmaceuticals?
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783RELATED SYMBOLS: (BCHE)(PWJ) Nov 02, 2000 (Nelson's Broker Summaries via COxdimitri-11/3/2000
782Takeover announcement with results today? Any comments. ETE. T.-10/26/2000
781Is it true Merrill Lynch has accumulated over 700,000 BCH shares this month?E. T.-10/23/2000
780Can anyone name the Biochem director or directors who are telling their friends E. T.-10/23/2000
779Because Canada's main newspaper, Globe and Mail, published reports about theE. T.-10/23/2000
778Thanks Aggie and shortsleavewhileyoucan, I sold half of my Biochem (paid $33) aJocelyn Drolet-10/20/2000
777there are some unconfirmed takeover rumours in the market again. A genuine possixdimitri-10/20/2000
776Jocelyn, Good Morning, Give it a couple of days. The Company insiders and InstAggie-10/20/2000
775Jocelyn, Good Morning, Give it a couple of days. The Company insiders and InstAggie-10/20/2000
774Any news for today move? Can't find any thing.Jocelyn Drolet-10/19/2000
773Rather nice looking chart here. siliconinvestor.comCush-10/4/2000
772Paul Senior: Hope you went ahead on Sept. 18th. Price was $29.30 Cdn. for BCH oCush-10/3/2000
771Paul Senior, good evening. <i>I'm considering establishing a small poAggie-9/18/2000
770I own some BCHE as a LT investment. The problem right now, is that analysts haveSpekulatius-9/18/2000
769Dear Paul Senior: I think the key to whether or not BCHE will be an outstandingJDN-9/18/2000
768Anyone here with an updated opinion on BCHE? I'm considering establishing Paul Senior-9/18/2000
767Laval, Quebec, Canada - BioChem Pharma Inc. (NASDAQ: BCHE; TSE: BCH) today annouJim Oravetz-7/27/2000 - Canadian SEC. lots of financial forms in English and French thatJim Oravetz-7/22/2000
765European CPMP Gives Positive Opinion on Trizivir, a New Triple Combination TheraJim Oravetz-7/22/2000
764Dear Jim: Seems to me the solution is simple and obvious, dont breastfeed if youJDN-7/11/2000
763A new U.N. study announced Friday found that AZT, taken in conjunction with anotJim Oravetz-7/11/2000
76206:22 ET Maxim Pharmaceuticals Inc. (MAXM) 56 1/4 : Drug company said on TuesdayJim Oravetz-7/11/2000
761 Dunno JDN, All I know is there has been some major accumulation for a couple ofShack-6/29/2000
760 Dear Shack and all: Any ideas WHY the volume? Could it be related to BCHE sellJDN-6/29/2000
759 Well, today after hours there were three crosses totalling a whopping 1.95 millShack-6/28/2000
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