Definitions for sgx pharmaceuticals

This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word sgx pharmaceuticals

FreebaseRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. SGX Pharmaceuticals

    SGX Pharmaceuticals, Inc. is a biotechnology company focuses on the discovery, development, and commercialization of therapeutics for addressing unmet medical needs in oncology.

CrunchBaseRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. SGX Pharmaceuticals

    As of August 20, 2008, SGX Pharmaceuticals, Inc. was acquired by Eli Lilly & Co. SGX Pharmaceuticals, Inc., a biotechnology company, focuses on the discovery, development, and commercialization of therapeutics for addressing unmet medical needs in oncology. The company™s product pipeline includes drug candidates from its FAST drug discovery platform, which uses X-ray crystallography and complementary biophysical and biochemical methods, combined with medicinal and computational chemistry. Its drug development programs target the c-MET receptor tyrosine kinase (MET), an enzyme implicated in an array of cancers; and the BCR-ABL tyrosine kinase enzyme for the treatment of chronic myelogenous leukemia (CML), a bone marrow cancer. Under the MET development program, the company develops SGX523, which is in Phase I clinical development studies for solid tumor indications; and SGX126, a preclinical development product for solid tumors indications. Under the BCR-ABL Development Program, SGX Pharmaceuticals develops SGX393, an oral therapy for the second-line treatment of CML, which is in preclinical development studies. Its drug discovery technologies are also applied to a portfolio of oncology targets, including JAK2, a non-receptor tyrosine kinase involved in cytokine-induced signaling and growth regulation, survival, and differentiation of cells; RAS, a protein that regulates cell growth; and three other tyrosine kinases. The company has a license and collaboration agreement with Novartis Institutes for Biomedical Research, Inc., Cystic Fibrosis Foundation Therapeutics, Inc., National Institutes of Health, and Eli Lilly & Company. SGX Pharmaceuticals, formerly known as Structural GenomiX, Inc., was founded in 1998 and is headquartered in San Diego, California.


Find a translation for the sgx pharmaceuticals definition in other languages:

Select another language:

Discuss these sgx pharmaceuticals definitions with the community:

Word of the Day

Would you like us to send you a FREE new word definition delivered to your inbox daily?

Please enter your email address:     


Use the citation below to add this definition to your bibliography:


"sgx pharmaceuticals." STANDS4 LLC, 2015. Web. 19 Apr. 2015. < pharmaceuticals>.

Are we missing a good definition for sgx pharmaceuticals? Don't keep it to yourself...

The Web's Largest Resource for

Definitions & Translations

A Member Of The STANDS4 Network

Nearby & related entries:

Alternative searches for sgx pharmaceuticals:

Thanks for your vote! We truly appreciate your support.