Lexicon Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ)
Lexicon Pharmaceuticals, Inc., a biopharmaceutical company, focuses on the discovery, development, and commercialization of pharmaceutical products. Its orally-delivered small molecule drug candidates under development comprise Sotagliflozin that completed Phase III clinical trials for the for the treatment of heart failure and type 1 diabetes; LX9211, which is in Phase II clinical development for the treatment of neuropathic pain and LX2761, which is in Phase I clinical development for gastrointestinal tract. The company has strategic collaboration and license agreements with Bristol-Myers Squibb Company, and Genentech, Inc. The company was incorporated in 1995 and is headquartered in The Woodlands, Texas.