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    Threshold Pharmaceuticals Inc. (THLD)

    0.28 Down 0.00(0.60%) Feb 10, 3:59PM EST
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    Threshold Pharmaceuticals Inc.
    170 Harbor Way
    Suite 300
    South San Francisco, CA 94080
    United States - Map
    Phone: 650-474-8200
    Fax: 650-474-2529
    Website: http://www.thresholdpharm.com

    Index Membership:N/A
    Full Time Employees:64

    Business Summary 

    Threshold Pharmaceuticals, Inc., a biotechnology company, discovers and develops therapeutic agents that target tumor cells for the treatment of patients living with cancer in the United States. Its lead investigational small molecule is evofosfamide, which is in two Phase III clinical trials for the treatment of soft tissue sarcoma indication and pancreatic cancer; Phase II clinical trials for treating non-squamous non-small cell lung cancer; Phase II clinical trials for advanced melanoma and soft tissue sarcoma; Phase I/II clinical trials for multiple myeloma and pancreatic cancer; and Phase I clinical trials for the treatment of solid tumors, pancreatic cancer, and advanced solid tumors. The company is also involved in the study of evofosfamide in investigator sponsored trials, including Phase I/II clinical trials for glioblastoma; Phase II clinical trials for glioblastoma and pancreatic neuroendocrine tumors; and Phase I clinical trials for advanced kidney cancer or liver cancer. In addition, it engages in developing antiangiogenic therapies in various tumor types in human clinical trials; TH-4000, an investigational hypoxia-activated EGFR tyrosine kinase inhibitor; and [18F]-HX4, an investigational PET imaging agent for hypoxia. The company has a license and co-development agreement with Merck KGaA to co-develop and commercialize evofosfamide; license agreement with Auckland UniServices Ltd. for the development program based on TH-4000; and license agreement with Eleison Pharmaceuticals, Inc. for the manufacture, development, and commercialization of glufosfamide for the treatment of cancer in humans and animals, as well as other uses. Threshold Pharmaceuticals, Inc. was founded in 2001 and is headquartered in South San Francisco, California.

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    Corporate Governance 
    Threshold Pharmaceuticals Inc.’s ISS Governance QuickScore as of Feb 1, 2016 is 9. The pillar scores are Audit: 2; Board: 6; Shareholder Rights: 10; Compensation: 6.
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    Key Executives 
    Dr. Harold E. Selick Ph.D., 62
    Exec. Chairman and Chief Exec. Officer
    Mr. Joel A. Fernandes , 46
    VP of Fin. and Controller
    Dr. Tillman E. Pearce M.D., 59
    Chief Medical Officer
    Dr. Mark D. Matteucci Ph.D., 62
    Chief Scientific Officer
    Dr. Mark Hopkins J.D., Ph.D.,
    VP of Intellectual Property and Assistant Gen. Counsel
    Amounts are as of Dec 31, 2014 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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