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    NPS Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NPSP)

    35.06 1.18(3.48%) Dec 24, 1:00PM EST
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    NPS Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
    550 Hills Drive
    Bedminster, NJ 07921
    United States - Map
    Phone: 908-450-5300
    Fax: 908-450-5351
    Website: http://www.npsp.com

    Index Membership:N/A
    Full Time Employees:207

    Business Summary 

    NPS Pharmaceuticals, Inc., a biopharmaceutical company, engages in the development of therapeutic products in the United States. Its lead product is Gattex for the treatment of adult patients with short bowel syndrome (SBS) who are dependent on parenteral support. The company also develops Natpara that is under Phase 3 clinical trial for the treatment of adult hypoparathyroidism; NPSP790 and NPSP795 calcilytic compounds, which are in Phase 1 clinical trial for application in rare disorders involving increased calcium receptor activity, such as autosomal dominant hypocalcemia with hypercalciuria; and Teduglutide that is under preclinical stage for pediatric indications. It has collaborative agreements with GlaxoSmithKline to collaborate on the research, development, and commercialization of calcium receptor active compounds to treat osteoporosis and other bone metabolism disorders; and Kyowa Hakko Kirin Co. Ltd. to develop and commercialize compounds for the treatment of hyperparathyroidism. The company was founded in 1986 and is based in Bedminster, New Jersey.

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    Corporate Governance 
    NPS Pharmaceuticals, Inc.’s ISS Governance QuickScore as of Dec 1, 2014 is 1. The pillar scores are Audit: 2; Board: 4; Shareholder Rights: 1; Compensation: 6.
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    Key Executives 
    Dr. Francois Nader M.D., M.B.A., 57
    Chief Exec. Officer, Pres and Director
    Mr. Luke M. Beshar CPA, 55
    Chief Financial Officer and Exec. VP
    Ms. Susan E. Graf RPh, MBA, 41
    VP of Corp. Devel. & Strategy
    Dr. Roger J. Garceau M.D., FAAP, 60
    Chief Medical Officer and Exec. VP
    Mr. Eric Pauwels , 52
    Sr. VP and Pres of NPS Pharma International
    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.
    Currency in USD.
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