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12/08/17Rigel to Present One-Year Efficacy and Safety Results for Fostamatinib in ITP at the 2017 American Society of Hematology Annual Meeting
SOUTH SAN FRANCISCO, Calif., Dec. 8, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Rigel Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Nasdaq:RIGL) today announced that the one-year efficacy and safety results from its FIT Phase 3 clinical program of fostamatinib for chronic or persistent immune thrombocytopenia (ITP) will be featured in an oral presentation at the 2017 American Society of Hematology Annual Meeting being held in Atlanta, GA from December 9 to December 12, 2017. During the presentation, James B. Bussel, M.D., professor eme... 
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11/07/17Rigel Announces Third Quarter 2017 Financial Results and Provides Company Update
Conference Call and Webcast Today at 5:00 PM Eastern Time SOUTH SAN FRANCISCO, Calif., Nov. 7, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Rigel Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Nasdaq:RIGL) today reported financial results for the third quarter and nine months ended September 30, 2017. Recent Achievements On October 2, 2017, Rigel announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is not currently planning on holding an Oncology Drugs Advisory Committee (ODAC) meeting to discuss the New Drug Application (N... 
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11/02/17Rigel Welcomes Gregg Lapointe to Board of Directors
SOUTH SAN FRANCISCO, Calif., Nov. 2, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Rigel Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Nasdaq:RIGL) today announced that Gregg Lapointe, CPA, MBA has been appointed to Rigel's board of directors. Currently the chief executive officer (CEO) and co-founder of Cerium Pharmaceuticals, Inc., Mr. Lapointe offers Rigel's board nearly three decades of commercial and financial experience bringing products to market in the areas of medical devices and rare diseases.  "We look forward to working with M... 
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10/31/17Rigel Announces Conference Call and Webcast to Report Third Quarter 2017 Financial Results
SOUTH SAN FRANCISCO, Calif., Oct. 31, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Rigel Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Nasdaq:RIGL) today announced that it will report its third quarter financial results after market close on Tuesday, November 7, 2017.  Rigel senior management will follow the announcement with a live conference call and webcast at 5:00pm Eastern Time (2:00pm Pacific Time) to discuss the financial results and provide a company update. Participants can access the live conference call by dialing 855-892-1489 ... 
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10/10/17Rigel Announces Closing Of Public Offering Of Common Stock And Full Exercise Of Option To Purchase Additional Shares
SOUTH SAN FRANCISCO, Calif., Oct. 10, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Rigel Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NasdaqGS: RIGL) today announced the closing of its previously announced underwritten public offering of 20,815,000 shares of its common stock at a price to the public of $3.35 per share, which includes 2,715,000 additional shares of common stock issued upon the exercise in full of the underwriters' option to purchase additional shares.  The gross proceeds to Rigel from this offering are $69,730,250, before de... 
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10/04/17Rigel Announces Pricing Of Public Offering Of Common Stock
SOUTH SAN FRANCISCO, Calif., Oct. 4, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Rigel Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NasdaqGS: RIGL), today announced the pricing of its previously announced underwritten public offering of 18,100,000 shares of its common stock, offered at a price of $3.35 per share to the public.  The gross proceeds to Rigel from this offering are expected to be $60,635,000, before deducting underwriting discounts and commissions and other estimated offering expenses payable by Rigel.  All of the shares in th... 
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10/03/17Rigel Announces Proposed Public Offering Of Common Stock
SOUTH SAN FRANCISCO, Calif., Oct. 3, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Rigel Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Nasdaq: RIGL) today announced that it intends to offer and sell up to $40,000,000 of shares of its common stock in an underwritten public offering. Rigel expects to grant the underwriters a 30-day option to purchase up to an additional $6,000,000 of shares of common stock sold in the public offering on the same terms and conditions. The offering is subject to market and other conditions, and there can be no as... 
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10/03/17Fostamatinib Meets Pre-Specified Primary Endpoint in Stage 1 of Autoimmune Hemolytic Anemia (AIHA) Phase 2 Study
Results Merit Initiation of Stage 2 of the Study SOUTH SAN FRANCISCO, Calif., Oct. 3, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Rigel Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Nasdaq:RIGL) today announced that the company recently completed enrollment of Stage 1 of its Phase 2, open-label, multi-center, two-stage study of its investigational drug fostamatinib for the treatment of patients with warm antibody AIHA. On a top-line, preliminary basis, the Phase 2 study has achieved the pre-specified primary efficacy endpoint for Stage... 
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10/02/17Rigel Provides Update on FDA Review of Fostamatinib for ITP
SOUTH SAN FRANCISCO, Calif., Oct. 2, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Rigel Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Nasdaq:RIGL) today announced that during the company's mid-cycle meeting with the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) the FDA indicated that, at this point, it is not planning to hold an Oncology Drugs Advisory Committee (ODAC) meeting to discuss the New Drug Application (NDA) for fostamatinib in patients with chronic or persistent immune thrombocytopenia (ITP).  Additionally, the FDA indicated that it ant... 
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09/19/17Rigel to Present at Cantor Fitzgerald Global Healthcare Conference
SOUTH SAN FRANCISCO, Calif., Sept. 19, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Rigel Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Nasdaq: RIGL) today announced that Raul Rodriguez, the company's president and chief executive officer, is scheduled to present a company overview at the Cantor Fitzgerald Global Healthcare Conference in New York City on Tuesday, September 26, 2017 at 2:15pm EDT.  To access the live webcast of the presentation or the subsequent archived recording, log on to www.rigel.com. Please connect to Rigel's website... 
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08/25/17Rigel Welcomes Brian Kotzin, M.D. to Board of Directors
SOUTH SAN FRANCISCO, Calif., Aug. 25, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Rigel Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Nasdaq:RIGL) today announced that Brian L. Kotzin, M.D. has been appointed to Rigel's board of directors. A well-respected former professor and clinical researcher, Dr. Kotzin brings to Rigel's board three decades of experience in the areas of immunology and inflammation. "We are excited to welcome Dr. Kotzin to our board, and we feel confident that his leadership will be of great value to Rigel," said Ra... 
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08/01/17Rigel Announces Second Quarter 2017 Financial Results and Provides Company Update
Conference Call and Webcast Today at 5:00PM Eastern Time SOUTH SAN FRANCISCO, Calif., Aug. 1, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Rigel Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Nasdaq:RIGL) today reported financial results for the second quarter and six months ended June 30, 2017. Recent Achievements On June 19, 2017, Rigel announced the U.S Food & Drug Administration (FDA) had accepted for filing its New Drug Application (NDA) for the use of TAVALISSE™ (fostamatinib disodium) in patients with chronic or persis... 
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07/25/17Rigel Announces Conference Call and Webcast to Report Second Quarter 2017 Financial Results
SOUTH SAN FRANCISCO, Calif., July 25, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Rigel Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Nasdaq:RIGL) today announced that it will report its second quarter financial results after market close on Tuesday, August 1, 2017.  Rigel senior management will follow the announcement with a live conference call and webcast at 5:00pm Eastern Time (2:00pm Pacific Time) to discuss the financial results and provide a company update. Participants can access the live conference call by dialing 855-892-1489 (... 
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06/22/17Rigel Announces Oral Presentation of TAVALISSE™ (fostamatinib disodium) Phase 3 Clinical Data at the European Hematology Association 22nd Annual Congress
SOUTH SAN FRANCISCO, Calif., June 22, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Rigel Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Nasdaq:RIGL) today announced that data from its FIT Phase 3 clinical program evaluating the safety and efficacy of TAVALISSE™ (fostamatinib disodium) in patients with chronic or persistent immune thrombocytopenia (ITP) will be presented on Saturday, June 24, 2017, from 12:30 - 12:45pm (CEST) at the European Hematology Association 22nd Annual Congress (EHA) in Madrid, Spain. Earlier this week, Rigel announced ... 
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06/19/17FDA Accepts Rigel's New Drug Application for TAVALISSE™ (fostamatinib disodium) for the Treatment of Chronic ITP
SOUTH SAN FRANCISCO, Calif., June 19, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Rigel Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Nasdaq:RIGL) today announced the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has filed its New Drug Application (NDA) for the use of TAVALISSE™ (fostamatinib disodium) in patients with chronic or persistent immune thrombocytopenia (ITP). Rigel expects the action date for the FDA to complete its review will be April 17, 2018, under the Prescription Drug User Fee Act (PDUFA). The FDA previously granted Orphan Drug ... 
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06/01/17Rigel to Present at Jefferies 2017 Global Healthcare Conference
SOUTH SAN FRANCISCO, Calif., June 1, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Rigel Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Nasdaq: RIGL) today announced that Ryan Maynard, the company's chief financial officer, is scheduled to present a company overview at the Jefferies 2017 Global Healthcare Conference on Wednesday, June 7, 2017 at 11:30am EDT.  To access the live webcast of the presentation or the subsequent archived recording, log on to www.rigel.com. Please connect to Rigel's website several minutes prior to the start of th... 
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05/02/17Rigel Announces First Quarter 2017 Financial Results and Provides Company Update
- Conference Call and Webcast Today at 5:00 PM Eastern Time - SOUTH SAN FRANCISCO, Calif., May 2, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Rigel Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Nasdaq:RIGL) today reported financial results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2017. Recent Achievements On April 27, 2017, Rigel announced the conditional acceptance by the U.S Food & Drug Administration (FDA) of the proprietary name TavalisseTM for fostamatinib disodium, its lead investigational product candidate. On Ap... 
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04/27/17Rigel Announces Tavalisse™ as Proprietary Name for Fostamatinib in the United States
SOUTH SAN FRANCISCO, Calif., April 27, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Rigel Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Nasdaq:RIGL) today announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has conditionally accepted the proprietary name Tavalisse™ for the company's investigational product candidate, fostamatinib disodium, an oral spleen tyrosine kinase (SYK) inhibitor. In addition, Rigel has applied to the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office to obtain federal registration of the Tavalisse mark. The name Tavalisse (pr... 
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04/25/17Rigel Announces Conference Call and Webcast to Report First Quarter 2017 Financial Results
SOUTH SAN FRANCISCO, Calif., April 25, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Rigel Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Nasdaq:RIGL) today announced that it will report its first quarter 2017 financial results after market close on Tuesday, May 2, 2017.  Rigel senior management will follow the announcement with a live conference call and webcast at 5:00pm Eastern Time (2:00pm Pacific Time) to discuss the financial results. Participants can access the live conference call by dialing 855-892-1489 (domestic) or 720-634-2939 (... 
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04/17/17Rigel Submits New Drug Application to FDA for Fostamatinib in Chronic ITP
SOUTH SAN FRANCISCO, Calif., April 17, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Rigel Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Nasdaq:RIGL) today announced that it has submitted a New Drug Application (NDA) to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for fostamatinib in patients with chronic and persistent immune thrombocytopenia (ITP). "This NDA submission in support of fostamatinib in ITP is a major milestone in bringing new treatment options to patients suffering from this disease," said Raul Rodriguez, Rigel's president a... 
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03/07/17Rigel Announces Fourth Quarter 2016 and Year End 2016 Financial Results and Provides Company Update
Conference Call and Webcast Today at 5:00 PM Eastern Time SOUTH SAN FRANCISCO, Calif., March 7, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Rigel Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Nasdaq:RIGL) today reported financial results for the fourth quarter and year ended December 31, 2016. Recent Achievements In August and October 2016, Rigel reported results from the three FIT Phase 3 clinical studies of fostamatinib in immune thrombocytopenia (ITP), which showed a consistent fostamatinib response rate. In January 2017, ... 
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02/28/17Rigel Announces Conference Call and Webcast to Report Fourth Quarter and Year End 2016 Financial Results
SOUTH SAN FRANCISCO, Calif., Feb. 28, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Rigel Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Nasdaq:RIGL) today announced that it will report its fourth quarter and year end 2016 financial results after market close on Tuesday, March 7, 2017.  Rigel senior management will follow the announcement with a live conference call and webcast at 5:00pm Eastern Time (2:00pm Pacific Time) to discuss the financial results. Participants can access the live conference call by dialing 855-892-1489 (domestic) or... 
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02/03/17Rigel Announces Closing Of Public Offering Of Common Stock And Full Exercise Of Option To Purchase Additional Shares
SOUTH SAN FRANCISCO, Calif., Feb. 3, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Rigel Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Nasdaq: RIGL) today announced the closing of its previously announced underwritten public offering of 23,000,000 shares of its common stock at a price to the public of $2.00 per share, which includes 3,000,000 additional shares of common stock issued upon the exercise in full of the underwriters' option to purchase additional shares.  The gross proceeds to Rigel from this offering are $46,000,000, before deduc... 
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01/31/17Rigel Announces Pricing Of Public Offering Of Common Stock
SOUTH SAN FRANCISCO, Calif., Jan. 31, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Rigel Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Nasdaq: RIGL), today announced the pricing of its previously announced underwritten public offering of 20,000,000 shares of its common stock, offered at a price of $2.00 per share to the public.  The gross proceeds to Rigel from this offering are expected to be approximately $40,000,000, before deducting underwriting discounts and commissions, and other estimated offering expenses payable by Rigel.  All of th... 
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01/30/17Rigel Announces Proposed Public Offering Of Common Stock
SOUTH SAN FRANCISCO, Calif., Jan. 30, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Rigel Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Nasdaq: RIGL) today announced that it intends to offer and sell shares of its common stock in an underwritten public offering. The offering is subject to market and other conditions, and there can be no assurance as to whether or when the offering may be completed, or as to the actual size or terms of the offering. All of the shares to be sold in the offering are to be sold by Rigel, with the proceeds to be u... 
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01/30/17Fostamatinib Study Results Continue to Trend Positive
Rigel Provides Update in ITP SOUTH SAN FRANCISCO, Calif., Jan. 30, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Rigel Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Nasdaq:RIGL) today announced updates from the clinical program of fostamatinib in patients with chronic immune thrombocytopenic purpura (ITP). Previously released results from the FIT Phase 3 clinical studies (047, 048) of fostamatinib in chronic ITP demonstrated that patients who responded to fostamatinib have a timely, robust, and sustained response to treatment.  As of ... 
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01/05/17Rigel Provides Business Updates and Preliminary Data in IgA Nephropathy
Announces Presentation at the 35th Annual J.P. Morgan Healthcare Conference in San Francisco SOUTH SAN FRANCISCO, Calif., Jan. 5, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Rigel Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Nasdaq:RIGL) today announced that Raul Rodriguez, the company's president and chief executive officer, will present a review of products in development and a financial overview at the upcoming 35th Annual J.P. Morgan Healthcare Conference in San Francisco on January 11, 2017, at 2pm PST (see webcast details below)... 
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