For the latest media releases and news about Pharmaxis Ltd, please select from the following articles. Material news announcements made by Pharmaxis are first filed with the Australian Securities Exchange (ASX) and are also available on the ASX website.

29th Dec 20

Pharmaxis Receives US$7m Milestone from Chiesi following FDA Approval of Bronchitol

Pharmaceutical research company Pharmaxis Ltd (ASX: PXS) has today received a US$7 million (~A$9.2 million) milestone payment from its US licensee Chiesi Farmaceutici S.p.A. (Chiesi) following the recent approval by the US Food Drug Administration of Bronchitol®(mannitol) for the treatment of cystic fibrosis.

A further US$3 million is payable by Chiesi on shipment by Pharmaxis of commercial launch stock, scheduled for the first quarter of 2021.

Pharmaxis reported cash funds of A$10 million at 30 September 2020 to which it has since added a R&D tax incentive of $5 million in October and this milestone of A$9 million.

On 2 November 2020 it was announced that the FDA had approved Bronchitol, the drug Pharmaxis developed, for the treatment of adult cystic fibrosis patients in the United States.

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10th Nov 20

Pharmaxis to Present at Proactive CEO Investor Session

Pharmaxis Ltd (ASX: PXS) chief executive officer Mr Gary Phillips will present at the Proactive CEO Investor Session to be held today, Tuesday 10 November 2020. Mr Phillips will discuss the significance of last week’s US FDA approval of Bronchitol for Pharmaxis and the Company’s focus on its new drug for the bone cancer myelofibrosis that will commence a phase 1c/2 clinical trial next quarter.

The program commences at 12.00 noon (AEST) and will feature fifteen minute presentations from the CEO’s of three companies – Pharmaxis Ltd, Cynata Therapeutics Ltd and Recce Pharmaceuticals Ltd.

Shareholders and investors are invited to participate in this free event. Please register at the Proactive website at

A recording of the Investor Session will be made available on the Pharmaxis website after the event.

2nd Nov 20

Recording of Investor Conference Call - 2 November 2020

A recording of the Pharmaxis investor call held at 11.00am (AEST) on 2 November 2020 is available here.