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Internet Buzzing About Protalix BioTherapeutics’ Orphan Drug Elelyso For Gaucher Disease (October 1, 2012)

October 2, 2012

         The Internet is buzzing about Protalix BioTherapeutics’ orphan drug Elelyso for Gaucher Disease (October 1, 2012) :

1) October 1, 2012 Article titled,”Protalix Biotherapeutics: Eyes on Elelyso Sales & Advancing Pipeline” :

–  Marketing application submitted to the National Sanitary Vigilance Agency (ANVISA) of Brazil

–  Marketing application submitted to the Australian Therapeutics Goods Administration (TGA)

–  Gaucher Disease worldwide prevalence is 1/40,000; approximately 8,000 patients in US

–  Excellent analysis & comparison of the key players in the competitive Gaucher Disease market.

2) October 1, 2012 Article titled, “Protalix gains Israeli approval for Gaucher drug Elelyso” :

–  At USA launch, Elelyso costs $150,000/year of therapy

–  Genzyme’s Cerezyme costs $200,000/year of therapy

–  Shire plc’s Vpriv costs $170,000/year of therapy.

3)’s “Social Media Monitoring Page for Protalix BioTherapeutics”.

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