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Paratek Pharmaceuticals Receives American Chemical Society 2019 Heroes of Chemistry Award
NUZYRA and SEYSARA are the first two medications in a new class of tetracycline antibiotics. NUZYRA, for the treatment of adults with community-acquired bacterial pneumonia (CABP) and acute skin and skin structure infections (ABSSSI), and SEYSARA, for the treatment of moderate to severe acne in patients 9 years of age and older, were both approved by the
“We are honored that the
The Heroes of Chemistry program recognizes scientists whose innovative work in chemistry, chemical engineering and clinical development led to the commercialization of these products for the benefit of patients. The 2019 Heroes of Chemistry awards ceremony will take place
Paratek has submitted a marketing authorization application of omadacycline in the European Union. Paratek has entered into a collaboration agreement with Zai Lab for the development and commercialization of omadacycline in the greater China region and retains all remaining global rights.
Under a research agreement with the U.S. Department of Defense, omadacycline also is being studied against pathogenic agents causing infectious diseases of public health and biodefense importance, including plague and anthrax.
SEYSARA™ (sarecycline) is an
Recognizing the serious threat of bacterial infections, Paratek is dedicated to providing solutions that enable positive outcomes and lead to better patient stories.
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