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Apr 19, 2021 PTC Therapeutics Reports Inducement Grants Under Nasdaq Listing Rule 5635(c)(4)
SOUTH PLAINFIELD, N.J. , April 19, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --  PTC Therapeutics, Inc.  (NASDAQ: PTCT) today announced that on April 13, 2021 it approved non-statutory stock options to purchase an aggregate of 75,085 shares of its common stock and 33,740 restricted stock units ("RSUs"), each representing
Apr 15, 2021 Continued Improvements in Motor Milestones in Infants with Type 1 Spinal Muscular Atrophy After Two Years of Treatment with Evrysdi™
- Evrysdi increased survival and reduced need for permanent ventilation - SOUTH PLAINFIELD, N.J. , April 15, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --  PTC Therapeutics, Inc.  (NASDAQ: PTCT) today announced that results from Part 2 of the pivotal FIREFISH trial demonstrated that infants with type 1 spinal muscular
Apr 14, 2021 PTC Therapeutics Launches the PTC Pinpoint Direct™ Program for Patient-Initiated Genetic Testing
- Provides easier access to genetic testing for patients with symptoms or diagnosis of cerebral palsy at no charge - SOUTH PLAINFIELD, N.J. , April 14, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --  PTC Therapeutics, Inc. (NASDAQ: PTCT) today introduced a new no-charge, patient-initiated testing program in the United
Apr 07, 2021 PTC Therapeutics Received Gallup's "Don Clifton Strengths-Based Culture" Award
SOUTH PLAINFIELD, N.J. , April 7, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --  PTC Therapeutics, Inc.  (NASDAQ: PTCT) today announced that it has been named a winner of the 2021 "Don Clifton Strengths-Based Culture Award" from Gallup. The award recognizes organizations with strong workplace cultures that get the best out
Apr 07, 2021 PTC Therapeutics to Host PTC518 Huntington Disease Deep Dive Webinar
SOUTH PLAINFIELD, N.J. , April 7, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --  PTC Therapeutics, Inc.  (NASDAQ: PTCT) will host a webinar in its deep dive series discussing the PTC518 Huntington disease (HD) program on Thursday, April 15 at 9 a.m. E.T. The Huntington Disease Deep Dive will provide an overview of PTC's
Apr 01, 2021 PTC Therapeutics Announces Commercial Milestone Payment Following the Recent European Approval of Evrysdi™
SOUTH PLAINFIELD, N.J. , April 1, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --  PTC Therapeutics, Inc. (NASDAQ: PTCT) today announced that a $20 million milestone payment was triggered by the first commercial sale of Evrysdi ™ (risdiplam) in the European Union under its License and Collaboration Agreement with Roche.
Mar 30, 2021 PTC Therapeutics Announces the European Approval of Evrysdi™ for the Treatment of Spinal Muscular Atrophy
- First and only at home treatment approved for SMA - - Proven efficacy in adults and children with SMA 2 months and older - SOUTH PLAINFIELD, N.J. , March 30, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --  PTC Therapeutics, Inc. (NASDAQ: PTCT) today announced that the European Commission (EC) has granted marketing
Mar 16, 2021 Results from the Second Year of Evrysdi™ (risdiplam) Treatment Demonstrated Sustained Improvement of Motor Function in a Broad Range of SMA Patients
- Sustained or improved motor function was observed with 24 months of treatment - - Patients and caregivers reported a greater ability to complete activities of daily livingwith increased independence - SOUTH PLAINFIELD, N.J. , March 16, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --  PTC Therapeutics, Inc.  (NASDAQ: PTCT)
Mar 15, 2021 PTC Presents Results from a Real-World Study of Steroid Switching in the Treatment of Patients with Dystrophinopathies
- Desire to slow disease progression and tolerability issues were the primary reasons for switching from prednisone to EMFLAZA® (deflazacort) - - Delayed disease progression and improved benefit-risk reported during the 6-month average follow up after switching to EMFLAZA - SOUTH PLAINFIELD, N.J.
Mar 09, 2021 Spinal Muscular Atrophy (SMA) Foundation and PTC Therapeutics Expand Partnership to Advance Drug Discovery and Development Research in Regenerative Medicine
-SMA Foundation and PTC Therapeutics to commit to an initial investment of up to $60 million in research to discover and develop promising regenerative treatments in neuromuscular diseases- NEW YORK and SOUTH PLAINFIELD, N.J. , March 9, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- The Spinal Muscular Atrophy (SMA)