Nightstar Therapeutics

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Nightstar Therapeutics (formerly known as NightstaRx) is a clinical-stage gene therapy company focused on developing and commercializing novel one-time treatments for patients suffering from rare inherited retinal diseases. The Company’s lead product candidate includes NSR-REP1 that has completed Phase 1/2 clinical trial for the treatment of patients with choroideremia. It is also developing NSR-RPGR that is in Phase 1/2 clinical trial for the treatment of patients with X-linked retinitis pigmentosa, an inherited X-linked recessive retinal disease; and NSR-BEST1, which is in preclinical development for the treatment of Best vitelliform macular dystrophy.

TypePublic
Founded2013
HQLondon, GB
Websitenightstartx.com

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Employees (est.) (Feb 2019)27
Share Price (Jun 2019)$25.4

Key People/Management at Nightstar Therapeutics

David Fellows

David Fellows

Chief Executive Officer and Board Member
Tuyen Ong

Tuyen Ong

Chief Development Officer
Gregory Robinson

Gregory Robinson

Chief Scientific Officer
Senthil Sundaram

Senthil Sundaram

CFO
Bryan Yoon

Bryan Yoon

General Counsel and Secretary
Julian Hanak

Julian Hanak

SVP, Global Head of CMC
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Nightstar Therapeutics Office Locations

Nightstar Therapeutics has offices in London and Lexington
London, GB (HQ)
215 Euston Rd
Lexington, US
81 Hartwell Ave #100
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Nightstar Therapeutics Financials and Metrics

Nightstar Therapeutics Revenue

USD

Net income (H1, 2017)

(7.7m)

EBIT (H1, 2017)

(7.7m)

Market capitalization (29-May-2019)

854.5m

Closing stock price (29-May-2019)

58.2

Cash (30-Jun-2017)

69.6m
Nightstar Therapeutics's current market capitalization is $854.5 m.
Annual
USDFY, 2015FY, 2016

General and administrative expense

2.1m2.1m

R&D expense

7.2m10.2m

Operating expense total

9.3m12.2m

EBIT

(9.3m)(12.2m)
Half Year
USDH1, 2016H1, 2017

General and administrative expense

812.0k1.4m

R&D expense

5.1m6.3m

Operating expense total

5.9m7.7m

EBIT

(5.9m)(7.7m)
Annual
USDFY, 2015FY, 2016

Cash

10.7m10.1m

Prepaid Expenses

3.1m4.1m

Current Assets

13.8m14.2m

PP&E

253.0k363.0k
Half Year
USDH1, 2017

Cash

69.6m

Prepaid Expenses

6.5m

Current Assets

76.1m

PP&E

342.0k
Annual
USDFY, 2015FY, 2016

Net Income

(13.6m)(12.2m)

Depreciation and Amortization

40.0k138.0k

Accounts Payable

384.0k419.0k

Cash From Operating Activities

(9.7m)(10.1m)
Half Year
USDH1, 2016H1, 2017

Net Income

(5.9m)(7.7m)

Depreciation and Amortization

51.0k95.0k

Accounts Payable

91.0k1.7m

Cash From Operating Activities

(5.9m)(5.7m)
USDY, 2017

Financial Leverage

1.1 x
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Nightstar Therapeutics News and Updates

Nightstar Therapeutics PLC Completion of Acquisition by Biogen

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Nightstar Therapeutics plc Court Approval Received in Connection With Acquisition by Biogen

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Nightstar Therapeutics PLC Shareholders Approve Scheme of Arrangement for Acquisition By Biogen at General Meeting and Court Meeting Held on 8 May 2019

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Nightstar Therapeutics plc Announcement of Expiry of HSR Waiting Period and Satisfaction of Antitrust Condition

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Biogen to buy Nightstar Therapeutics for about $800 mln

Biogen Inc said on Monday it will buy Nightstar Therapeutics Plc for about $800 million in cash.

Nightstar Therapeutics to Participate in Multiple Conferences in November

WALTHAM, Mass. and LONDON, Nov. 08, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Nightstar Therapeutics plc (NASDAQ:NITE), a clinical-stage gene therapy company developing treatments for rare inherited retinal diseases, today announced that the company will participate in the following investor conferences in Novembe…
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Nightstar Therapeutics to Present at Chardan Genetic Medicines Conference

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Nightstar Announces Pricing of Public Offering

WALTHAM, Mass. and LONDON , Sept. 27, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Nightstar Therapeutics plc (NASDAQ:NITE), a clinical-stage gene therapy company developing treatments for rare inherited retinal diseases, today announced the pricing of an underwritten public offering of 4,000,000 American Depositary

Nightstar Therapeutics Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Nightstar Therapeutics founded?

    Nightstar Therapeutics was founded in 2013.

  • Who are Nightstar Therapeutics key executives?

    Nightstar Therapeutics's key executives are David Fellows, Tuyen Ong and Gregory Robinson.

  • How many employees does Nightstar Therapeutics have?

    Nightstar Therapeutics has 27 employees.

  • Who are Nightstar Therapeutics competitors?

    Competitors of Nightstar Therapeutics include Verge Genomics, Aevi Genomic Medicine and Sarepta Therapeutics.

  • Where is Nightstar Therapeutics headquarters?

    Nightstar Therapeutics headquarters is located at 215 Euston Rd, London.

  • Where are Nightstar Therapeutics offices?

    Nightstar Therapeutics has offices in London and Lexington.

  • How many offices does Nightstar Therapeutics have?

    Nightstar Therapeutics has 2 offices.