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SciClone Pharmaceuticals (SCLN)

Website: www.SciClone.com

"SciClone Has Raised It's EPS Guidance


SciClone Pharmaceuticals (SCLN) is a revenue-generating, specialty pharmaceutical company with a substantial commercial business in China and a product portfolio spanning major therapeutic markets including oncology, infectious diseases and cardiovascular disorders.

SciClone’s proprietary lead product, ZADAXIN (thymalfasin), is approved in over 30 countries and may be used for the treatment of hepatitis B (HBV), hepatitis C (HCV), and certain cancers, and as a vaccine adjuvant, according to the local regulatory approvals. 

The Company has successfully in-licensed and commercialized products with the potential to become future market leaders and to drive the Company's long-term growth, including DC Bead, a novel treatment for liver cancer. Through its promotion business with pharmaceutical partners, SciClone also markets multiple branded products in China which are therapeutically differentiated.

SCLN Investor Highlights

  • SciClone’s proprietary lead product, ZADAXIN (thymalfasin), is approved in over 30 countries and may be used for the treatment of hepatitis B (HBV), hepatitis C (HCV), and certain cancers, and as a vaccine adjuvant, according to the local regulatory approvals.

  • SciClone reported 2015 3Q revenues of $42.9 million, compared to $34.3 million for the same period in 2014. 

  • SciClone reported 3Q 2015 GAAP diluted earnings per share of $0.23, compared to $0.15 for the same period in 2014.

  • In the third quarter of 2015, SciClone initiated sales for DC Bead, for the embolization of malignant hypervascularized tumors, such as hepatocellular carcinoma.

  • The Company is raising its full-year non-GAAP EPS guidance to between $0.93 and $0.97, up from its original guidance of between $0.73 and $0.77.

Recent News and Press Releases

SciClone Reports Third Quarter 2015 Financial Results

SciClone To Present At Boston Biotech NY/NJ CEO Conference On November 12th

SciClone To Present At 2015 Aegis Capital Growth Conference On October 9th

SciClone To Present At Two Investor Conferences On September 10, 2015

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Friedham Blobel, Ph.D. - President and Chief Executive Officer, Director

Friedhelm Blobel, Ph.D., has served as President, Chief Executive Officer and a Director since June 2006. Previously, Dr. Blobel was President, Chief Executive Officer and a Director of Gryphon Therapeutics, Inc., a South San Francisco-based biopharmaceutical company. 

Prior to joining Gryphon Therapeutics in July 2000, Dr. Blobel spent more than two decades as an executive with the Hoechst Group and the Boehringer Mannheim Group, including responsibilities in the areas of diabetes and in vitro diagnostics. His roles at these companies included Group President of several product divisions, Chief Technology Officer and General Manager in Tokyo, Japan of a marketing and sales joint venture between Boehringer and Yamanouchi Pharmaceuticals (now Astellas Pharma, Inc.), Senior Vice President of Research and Development Diabetes and Patient Care in Mannheim, Germany as well as in Indianapolis, Indiana. 

Dr. Blobel earned his doctorate degree (“Dr.rer.nat.”; a Ph.D. equivalent) with a dissertation in Biochemistry and Microbiology from the University of Hohenheim, Germany and holds an advanced degree in Chemistry from the University of Stuttgart, Germany.

Hong Zhao - Chief Executive Officer, China Operations

Hong Zhao joined SciClone as Chief Executive Officer, China Operations, in April 2013. Prior to SciClone, Mr. Zhao served as Executive Vice President of Simcere Pharmaceutical Group, a manufacturer and supplier of pharmaceuticals in China, where he was responsible for all business operations and had direct reporting responsibility for medical affairs, market access, marketing and sales operations, training and personnel development. 

Prior to Simcere, Mr. Zhao held various positions at Novartis China, a health care products company, including most recently, Senior Vice President of Novartis Greater China and General Manager of Novartis Shanghai. Mr. Zhao earned a Bachelor of Medicine degree from Nanjing Medical College and an Executive Masters of Business Administration degree from China European International Business School (CEIBS) in Shanghai.

Wilson W. Cheung - Chief Financial Officer

Wilson W. Cheung joined SciClone in July 2013 and serves as Chief Financial Officer, Senior Vice President, Finance and Secretary. Prior to joining SciClone, Mr. Cheung served in various positions at Velti plc, a publicly traded global mobile marketing and advertising software-as-a-service provider, including most recently as Chief Compliance Officer, Asia Pacific and previously as Chief Financial Officer. Prior to Velti, Mr. Cheung served as Chief Financial Officer at AXT, Inc., a California-based, publicly traded manufacturer of high performance semiconductor substrates. Mr. Cheung holds a B.A. degree from the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA), and is a Certified Director of Corporate Governance from UCLA's Executive Program. He is a California Certified Public Accountant (inactive).

Rpbert King - Ph.D. - Senior Vice President, Product Development and Manufacturing

Robert King joined SciClone in 2011, and serves as Senior Vice President, Product Development and Supply Chain. Prior to joining SciClone, Dr. King served as Vice President, Product Development and Manufacturing at Bayhill Therapeutics. Prior to Bayhill, Dr. King was VP, Product Development and Manufacturing at Rinat Neuroscience Corporation (a division of Pfizer Global R & D). Dr. King has a PhD in Chemical Engineering from UC Berkeley and a BS in Chemical Engineering from the University of Washington.

SEC Filings

SCLN filings with the SEC can be found here.


SciClone Pharmaceuticals

950 Tower Lane
Suite 900
Foster City, CA 94404
Phone: 650-358-3456
Fax: 650-358-3469

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