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25/05/22

In conversation with Professor Neil Poulter on May Measurement Month

Raised blood pressure is the number one cause of preventable death worldwide, and more than half of people who are hypertensive don’t know they have the condition. Over a billion people worldwide have hypertension, with most (two-thirds) living in low- and middle-income countries. Fewer than one in five people with hypertension have the problem under …

09/05/22

Spotlight on Stefan König, Chief Executive Officer

In the first of George Medicines’ Spotlight series of interviews, Chief Executive Officer, Stefan König, discusses his career, what led him to join George Medicines and how the Company is aiming to address the huge unmet need in hypertension treatment Can you tell us about your career before joining George Medicines? What motivated and inspired …

17/01/22

Clinical trial begins in the UK to investigate 3-in-1 high blood pressure pill

500 UK patients to be treated as part of global trial Investigational single-pill combination offers potential to substantially increase efficacy and improve adherence to treatment, while minimising side effects London, UK, January 17 2022 – George Medicines, a late-stage drug development company focused on providing innovative and accessible medicines for the world’s leading causes of death, …

12/07/21

George Medicines appoints Dr Charmaine Gittleson as Non-Executive Director

London, UK, 12 July 2021 – George Medicines, a late-stage drug development company focused on providing innovative and accessible medicines for the world’s leading causes of death, today announces the appointment of Dr Charmaine Gittleson to the Board as Independent Non-Executive Director. Dr Gittleson has extensive international experience as a pharmaceutical physician and enterprise leader. Prior …

01/07/21

George Medicines initiates two Phase III trials of triple combination candidate to treat hypertension

Novel proprietary triple low-dose combination pill has been shown to outperform traditional blood pressure treatments without additional side effects in earlier clinical research. Lead candidate in Company’s pipeline of proprietary fixed-dose combination therapies targeting high unmet need in large patient populations suffering from non-communicable diseases such as CVD and Diabetes. London, UK, 1 July 2021 …

03/06/21

George Medicines appoints Stefan König as Chief Executive Officer

Mr König joins to lead late-stage drug development company developing proprietary fixed dose combination therapies for non-communicable diseases. US FDA grants IND authorization to commence Phase III trials with triple combination candidate for the treatment of hypertension. Chief Business Officer, Karl Roberts, appointed to new role of Chief Operating Officer. London, UK, 3 June 2021 – …