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Galectin Therapeutics, Inc. (GALT)

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Galectin Therapeutics, Inc.
4960 Peachtree Industrial Boulevard
Suite 240
Norcross, GA 30071
United States - Map
Phone: 678-620-3186
Fax: 770-864-1327

Index Membership:N/A
Industry:Drugs - Generic
Full Time Employees:6

Business Summary 

Galectin Therapeutics Inc., a development stage company, is engaged in the research and development of therapies for fibrotic disease and cancer. The company’s lead product candidates include GR-MD-02, a complex polysaccharide polymer for the treatment of liver fibrosis and fatty liver disease for which the company intends to initiate a Phase I clinical trial in patients with non-alcoholic steatohepatitis; and GM-CT-01, a linear polysaccharide polymer comprising mannose and galactose that is in a Phase I/II clinical trials in Europe as a combination with a tumor vaccine in patients with advanced melanoma, a skin cancer. Galectin Therapeutics Inc., through its collaborative joint venture, Galectin Sciences, LLC with SBH Sciences, Inc., is also involved in the research and development of small organic molecule inhibitors of galectin-3 for oral administration. The company was formerly known as Pro-Pharmaceuticals, Inc. and changed its name to Galectin Therapeutics Inc. in May 2011. Galectin Therapeutics Inc. was founded in 2000 and is based in Norcross, Georgia.

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Mr. James C. Czirr , 58
Exec. Chairman
Dr. Peter G. Traber M.D., 57
Chief Exec. Officer, Pres, Chief Medical Officer and Director
Mr. Jack W. Callicutt , 47
Chief Financial Officer and Principal Accounting Officer
Dr. Harold H. Shlevin Ph.D., 64
Chief Operating Officer and Corp. Sec.
Dr. Theodore D. Zucconi Ph.D., 67
Director of Bus. Devel.
Amounts are as of Dec 31, 2013 and compensation values are for the last fiscal year ending on that date. Pay is salary, bonuses, etc.Exercised is the value of options exercised during the fiscal year.
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