Eiger BioPharmaceuticals Appoints Erik Atkisson as General Counsel and Chief Compliance Officer
"We are advancing a diverse, late-stage pipeline with five Breakthrough Therapy Designations across multiple indications, all with high unmet medical need," said
"This is an exciting time as
Eiger is a commercial-stage biopharmaceutical company focused on the development and commercialization of targeted therapies for serious rare and ultra-rare diseases.
Zokinvy® for the treatment of Hutchinson-Gilford Progeria Syndrome (HGPS or Progeria) and processing-deficient progeroid laminopathies is the Company's first FDA approved product. A Marketing Authorization Application (MAA) is under review by the European Medicines Agency (EMA).
For additional information about Eiger and its clinical programs, please visit www.eigerbio.com.
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