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Aug-09-2017

Protalix BioTherapeutics Reports 2017 Second Quarter Results and Provides Corporate Update

Cystic Fibrosis Foundation Approves Letter of Application Enabling Protalix to Apply for Grant Funding Debt Refinancing and Financing Significantly improves Financial Position CARMIEL, Israel, Aug. 09, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Protalix BioTherapeutics, Inc. (NYSE American:PLX) (TASE:PLX), a biopharmaceutical company focused on the development and commercialization of recombinant therapeutic proteins expressed through its proprietary plant cell-based expression system, ProCellEx®, today ann... 
Jul-31-2017

Protalix BioTherapeutics to Hold Second Quarter 2017 Financial Results and Corporate Update Conference Call on August 9, 2017

CARMIEL, Israel, July 31, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Protalix BioTherapeutics, Inc. (NYSE American:PLX) (TASE:PLX), a biopharmaceutical company focused on the development and commercialization of recombinant therapeutic proteins expressed through its proprietary plant cell-based expression system, ProCellEx®, today announced that it will report second quarter 2017 financial results and provide a corporate update on Wednesday, August 9, 2017 at 8:30 am ET. To participate in the conference call... 
Jul-25-2017

Protalix BioTherapeutics Completes Private Note Exchange of $9 million Notes Maturing September 2018 for $8.55 million Notes Maturing February 2022

Concurrently the Company Completes Private Placement of $10 Million Convertible Notes CARMIEL, Israel, July 25, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Protalix BioTherapeutics, Inc. (NYSE MKT:PLX) (TASE:PLX) (“Protalix” or the “Company”) announced today the entry into a definitive exchange agreement relating to an exchange (the “Exchange”) of $9 million aggregate principal amount of the Company’s outstanding 4.50% Senior Convertible Notes due 2018 (the “Existing Notes”) for $8.55 million aggregate principa... 
Jun-07-2017

Protalix BioTherapeutics Announces Phase II Clinical Trial Results for alidornase alfa in Cystic Fibrosis Presented at the 40th European Cystic Fibrosis Society Conference

New clinical data reported on ppFEV1 measurement taken after washout of alidornase alfa demonstrates meaningful decrease in efficacy parameters once treatment with alidornase alfa stopped further supporting alidornase alfa clinical efficacy alidornase alfa effect on lung function improvement-mean absolute change in ppFEV1 ... 
Jun-01-2017

Protalix BioTherapeutics Announces FDA Approval to Operate its Current Facility as a Multi-Product Facility

Multi-product facility to support the potential manufacturing of both pegunigalsidase alfa and taliglucerase alfa on a commercial scale CARMIEL, Israel, June 01, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Protalix BioTherapeutics, Inc. (NYSE MKT:PLX) (TASE:PLX), announced today that a Supplemental New Drug Application (sNDA) submitted to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has been approved by the FDA.  Approval of the sNDA allows the Company to convert its manufacturing facility in Carmiel, Israel, fr... 
May-25-2017

Protalix BioTherapeutics to Present at the Jefferies 2017 Global Healthcare Conference

CARMIEL, Israel, May 25, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Protalix BioTherapeutics, Inc. (NYSE MKT:PLX) (TASE:PLX), a biopharmaceutical company focused on the development and commercialization of recombinant therapeutic proteins expressed through its proprietary plant cell-based expression system, ProCellEx®, today announced that Moshe Manor, the Company's President and Chief Executive Officer, will present a corporate overview at the Jefferies 2017 Global Healthcare Conference on June 7 at 9:00 a.m. ... 
May-23-2017

Protalix BioTherapeutics Announces Presentation of Phase II Clinical Trial Results for alidornase alfa in Cystic Fibrosis at the 40th European Cystic Fibrosis Society Conference

CARMIEL, Israel, May 23, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Protalix BioTherapeutics, Inc. (NYSE:PLX) (TASE:PLX), announced today that an oral presentation highlighting the results from the Company’s phase II clinical trial of alidornase alfa (PRX-110) for the treatment of Cystic Fibrosis (CF) and including new clinical data will be given at the 40th European Cystic Fibrosis Society Conference which is being held June 7-10, 2017 in Seville, Spain. The oral presentation, titled “Phase II clinical tria... 
May-10-2017

Protalix BioTherapeutics Reports 2017 First Quarter Results and Provides Corporate Update

Positive Results from Phase II Trial in CF Program with Number of Potential Strategic Alternatives for Further Development First Ever Once Monthly Dosing Trial in Fabry Patients to Commence Next Quarter Continued Progress in the Commercialization of alfataliglicerase in Brazil CARMIEL, Israel, May 10, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Protalix BioTherapeutics, Inc. (NYSE MKT:PLX) (TASE:PLX), a biopharmaceutical company focused on the development and commercialization of recombinant therapeutic prote... 
May-09-2017

Protalix Announces FDA Investigational New Drug Clearance to Commence Once-Monthly Dosing Study of pegunigalsidase alfa (PRX-102) for the Treatment of Fabry Disease

Once Monthly Dosing Would Represent a 50% Reduction in Patient Infusions Unique Chemical Modifications to pegunigalsidase alfa Result in a Significantly Longer Half-life Allowing for the Potential of Effective Drug Coverage for Four Weeks Study Planned to Commence in the Third Quarter of 2017 CARMIEL, Israel, May 09, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Protalix BioTherapeutics, Inc. (NYSE MKT:PLX) (TASE:PLX), announced today that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) cleared an Investigation... 
May-01-2017

Protalix BioTherapeutics to Hold First Quarter 2017 Financial Results and Corporate Update Conference Call on May 10, 2017

CARMIEL, Israel, May 01, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Protalix BioTherapeutics, Inc. (NYSE MKT:PLX) (TASE:PLX), a biopharmaceutical company focused on the development and commercialization of recombinant therapeutic proteins expressed through its proprietary plant cell-based expression system, ProCellEx®, today announced that it will report first quarter 2017 financial results and provide a corporate update on Wednesday, May 10, 2017 at 8:30 am ET. To participate in the conference call, pl... 
Apr-18-2017

Protalix BioTherapeutics Announces New Preclinical Results Demonstrating a Positive Effect of pegunigalsidase alfa (PRX-102) on Small-fiber Neuropathy in Fabry Disease Models Compared to Commercially Available Enzyme Replacement Therapies

CARMIEL, Israel, April 18, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Protalix BioTherapeutics, Inc. (NYSE MKT:PLX) (TASE:PLX), announced today new, promising results from a preclinical trial conducted in collaboration with Prof. Raphael Schiffmann, Director, Institute of Metabolic Disease at the Baylor Research Institute, Dallas, Texas.  It was demonstrated that treatment of Fabry mice with pegunigalsidase alfa (PRX-102) slows the progression of small fiber neuropathy when compared to treatment of Fabry mice w... 
Apr-12-2017

Protalix BioTherapeutics Announces Positive Results from Phase II Clinical Trial of alidornase alfa (AIR DNase™) for the Treatment of Cystic Fibrosis

Positive Results in a Number of Clinically Relevant Parameters Suggest Improved Lung Function with alidornase alfa CARMIEL, Israel, April 12, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Protalix BioTherapeutics, Inc. (NYSE MKT:PLX) (TASE:PLX), announced today positive results from the Company’s phase II clinical trial of alidornase alfa for the treatment of Cystic Fibrosis (CF).  Sixteen patients were enrolled in the study, all of whom completed the study.  alidornase alfa is a plant cell-expressed, chemically-... 
Mar-16-2017

Protalix BioTherapeutics Reports 2016 Full Year Results and Provides Corporate Update

Current Cash is projected to Fund the Company through Three Clinical Trial Read-Outs and into 2019 CARMIEL, Israel, March 16, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Protalix BioTherapeutics, Inc. (NYSE MKT:PLX) (TASE:PLX), a biopharmaceutical company focused on the development and commercialization of recombinant therapeutic proteins expressed through its proprietary plant cell-based expression system, ProCellEx®, today announced its financial results for the full-year ended December 31, 2016, and provided... 
Mar-09-2017

Protalix BioTherapeutics to Hold Full-Year 2016 Financial Results and Corporate Update Conference Call on March 16, 2017

CARMIEL, Israel, March 09, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Protalix BioTherapeutics, Inc. (NYSE MKT:PLX) (TASE:PLX), a biopharmaceutical company focused on the development and commercialization of recombinant therapeutic proteins expressed through its proprietary plant cell-based expression system, ProCellEx®, today announced that it will report full-year 2016 financial results and provide a corporate update on Thursday, March 16, 2017 at 8:30 am ET. To participate in the conference call, please d... 
Feb-14-2017

Protalix BioTherapeutics Announces Record Date for the 2017 Annual Meeting of Stockholders

CARMIEL, Israel, Feb. 14, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Protalix BioTherapeutics, Inc. (NYSE MKT:PLX) (TASE:PLX), announced today that its board of directors approved the record date for the Company’s 2017 Annual Meeting of Stockholders (the “Annual Meeting”) to be held on or about April 10, 2017.  Holders of the Company’s common stock at the close of business on March 15, 2017, the record date, will be entitled to receive notice of, and to vote at, the Annual Meeting. About Protalix BioTherapeu... 
Feb-13-2017

Protalix BioTherapeutics to Participate in the 13th Annual WORLDSymposium™ 2017

Data to be presented in three oral presentations and two poster presentations CARMIEL, Israel, Feb. 13, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Protalix BioTherapeutics, Inc. (NYSE MKT:PLX) (TASE:PLX), announced today that the Company will participate in the 13th Annual WORLDSymposium™ 2017.  The details are as follows: 13th Annual WORLDSymposium™ 2017 February 13 – 17, 2017 Manchester Grand Hyatt, San Diego, CA Oral Presentations: “Characterization of a chemically modified plant cell culture expre... 
Jan-09-2017

Protalix BioTherapeutics Provides Review of 2016 and Strategic Outlook for 2017

Full Switch Plan Initiated and Published by Brazilian Ministry of Health for Gaucher Patients in Brazil Yielding Significant Revenue Stream Fabry Phase III Clinical Trial Underway with Interim Results Expected in 2018 Phase II Clinical Trial for Cystic Fibrosis Positive Interim Data Reported with Full Results Expected During First Quarter of 2017 Phase II Clinical Trial of Oral anti TNF for Ulcerative Colitis Initiated with Results Expected in Second Half of 2017 New Pipeline Candidate... 
Jan-03-2017

Protalix BioTherapeutics Announces Positive Interim Results from Phase II Clinical Trial of alidornase alfa (AIR DNase™) for the Treatment of Cystic Fibrosis

CARMIEL, Israel, Jan. 03, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Protalix BioTherapeutics, Inc. (NYSE MKT:PLX) (TASE:PLX), announced today positive interim results from the Company’s phase II clinical trial of alidornase alfa for the treatment of Cystic Fibrosis (CF) for the first 13 CF patients enrolled in the study.  Fifteen patients have been enrolled in, and are expected to complete, the study.  alidornase alfa is a plant cell expressed, chemically modified recombinant DNase enzyme resistant to inhibiti...