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Alimera Sciences, Inc., a biopharmaceutical company, is engaged in the research, development, and commercialization of prescription ophthalmic pharmaceuticals. The company focuses on diseases affecting the back of the eye or retina. The company’s principal product candidate is ILUVIEN, an intravitreal implant for the treatment of diabetic macular edema (DME), which is a disease of the retina that affects individuals with diabetes and could lead to severe vision loss and blindness. Its ILUVIEN is inserted in the back of the patient’s eye to a placement site that uses the eye’s natural fluid dynamics to deliver the corticosteroid fluocinolone acetonide (FAc). The company has completed Phase III pivotal clinical trials for the treatment of DME. It has license agreements with pSivida US, Inc. for the development and sale of ILUVIEN, and a delivery device to deliver other corticosteroids to the back of the eye for the treatment and prevention of eye diseases in humans (other than uveitis) or to treat DME; and Dainippon Sumitomo Pharma Co., Ltd. for the development, manufacture, and marketing of an injectable polymer tube implantable into an eye containing a mixture of a polymer and FAc. Alimera Sciences, Inc. was founded in 2003 and is headquartered in Alpharetta, Georgia.

31 Employees
Last Reported Date: 03/7/14
Founded in 2003

alimera sciences inc (ALIM) Top Compensated Officers

Co-Founder, Chief Executive Officer, Presiden...
Total Annual Compensation: $505.7K
Chief Operating Officer, Chief Financial Offi...
Total Annual Compensation: $352.8K
Chief Scientific Officer and Senior Vice Pres...
Total Annual Compensation: $333.4K
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2013.

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Alimera Sciences, Inc. Receives $25 Million Advance from Hercules Technology Growth Capital

Alimera Sciences, Inc. announced that it has received a $25 million advance from Hercules Technology Growth Capital, Inc. The payment is the second and final advance under the Loan and Security Agreement that Alimera's subsidiary in the United Kingdom, Alimera Sciences Limited, entered into with Hercules in April of this year. Receipt of the $25 million was conditional on the approval, on or before October 31, 2014, of ILUVIEN by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA). Alimera will use the advance to fund a $25 million milestone payment owed to the licensor of certain intellectual properly as a result of the recent FDA approval of ILUVIEN. Interest on outstanding borrowings under the term loan is payable at the greater of 10.90%, or 7.65% plus the prime rate per annum. The term loan, which matures on May 1, 2018, provides for interest only payments thru November 30, 2015, followed by 30 equal monthly payments of principal and interest. The interest-only period may be extended to May 31, 2017, followed by 12 equal monthly payments of principal and interest, if certain revenue thresholds are reached.

Alimera Sciences, pSivida's Iluvien Obtains US FDA's Approval for DME

Alimera Sciences (US) has announced the US FDA's approval of Iluvien (fluocinolone acetonide intravitreal implant) for the treatment of diabetic macular oedema/edema (DME) in patients who failed to demonstrate a clinically significant rise in intraocular pressure with corticosteroids therapy. The regulatory approval was based on data that showed 28.7% of patients treated with Iluvien demonstrated an improvement in best-corrected visual acuity at month 24 that was maintained to the end of the trial at 36 months. Alimera anticipates launching the drug in the market in the first quarter of 2015. Iluvien was licensed to Alimera from pSivida Corp. (US) under a 2008 agreement.

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