Revenues for the fiscal 2012 fourth quarter were $699,000 compared to $3.7 million for the fourth quarter a year earlier. The fiscal 2011 fourth quarter included $3.3 million of revenue recognition from the amended Pfizer collaboration agreement. pSivida reported a net loss of $2.3 million, or $0.11 per share, for the fourth quarter ended June 30, 2012, compared to a net loss of $140,000, or $0.01 per share, for the fourth quarter of the prior year.
At June 30, 2012, cash, cash equivalents and marketable securities totaled $14.6 million. In August 2012, the Company completed a registered direct offering of shares of common stock and warrants raising net proceeds of $4.7 million.
Today’s Conference Call Reminder
pSivida Corp. will host a live webcast and conference call today, September 24, 2012, at 4:30 pm ET. The conference call may be accessed by dialing (877) 303-6316 from the U.S. and Canada, or (650) 521-5176 from international locations. The conference can also be accessed on the pSivida Corp. website at
. A replay of the call will be available approximately two hours following the end of the call through October 1, 2012. The replay may be accessed by dialing (855) 859-2056 within the U.S. and Canada or (404) 537-3406 from international locations, Conference ID number 32250064.
About pSivida Corp.
pSivida Corp., headquartered in Watertown, MA, develops tiny, sustained release, drug delivery products designed to deliver drugs at a controlled and steady rate for months or years. pSivida is currently focused on treatment of chronic diseases of the back of the eye utilizing its core technology systems, Durasert™ and BioSilicon™. The injectable, sustained release micro-insert ILUVIEN® for the treatment of chronic Diabetic Macular Edema (DME), licensed to Alimera Sciences, Inc., has received marketing authorization in Austria, France, Germany, Portugal and the U.K. and is awaiting authorization in Italy and Spain. The United States Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has cleared pSivida's Investigational New Drug application (IND) to treat posterior uveitis with the same micro-insert. An investigator-sponsored clinical trial is ongoing for an injectable, bioerodible microinsert to treat glaucoma and ocular hypertension. pSivida's two FDA-approved products, Retisert® and Vitrasert®, are implants that provide long-term, sustained drug delivery to treat two other chronic diseases of the retina.