Intercept Pharmaceuticals Appoints Nancy Miller-Rich to Its Board of Directors
Ms. Miller-Rich has 35 years of experience in the healthcare industry, with significant expertise in business development and commercial strategy. Ms. Miller-Rich served in a number of leadership roles at
“We are very pleased to welcome Nancy to our Board as a new independent director,” said
“I am happy to be joining Intercept’s Board at this exciting stage of the company,” said Ms. Miller-Rich. “I look forward to working with Mark and the rest of the Board to help drive Intercept’s continued growth and create value-enhancing opportunities for its shareholders.”
Intercept is a biopharmaceutical company focused on the development and commercialization of novel therapeutics to treat progressive non-viral liver diseases, including primary biliary cholangitis (PBC), nonalcoholic steatohepatitis (NASH), primary sclerosing cholangitis (PSC) and biliary atresia. Founded in 2002 in
This press release contains forward-looking statements, including, but not limited to, statements regarding the progress, timing and results of Intercept’s clinical trials, including its clinical trials for the treatment of nonalcoholic steatohepatitis (“NASH”), the safety and efficacy of Intercept’s approved product, Ocaliva (obeticholic acid or “OCA”), the potential approval of OCA in indications other than primary biliary cholangitis (“PBC”), the timing and potential commercial success of OCA and any other product candidates Intercept may develop and Intercept’s strategy, future operations, future financial position, future revenue, projected costs, prospects, plans, objectives of management and expected market growth.
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