Healthcare Industry News: reperfusion injury
News Release - February 17, 2014
Neurovive Pharmaceutical: NeuroVive Treats Final Patient in European Phase III Trial on CicloMulsion(R)STOCKHOLM--(Healthcare Sales & Marketing Network)--NeuroVive Pharmaceutical AB (publ)(NVP.ST), a leading mitochondrial medicine company, has reported that the last of a total of 972 patients have now been enrolled and treated in its ongoing European phase III trial (CIRCUS), in which half of patients received the company’s pharmaceutical CicloMulsion® for treating reperfusion injury coincident with myocardial infarction.
“We’ve now reached a major milestone in the European cardiac study on NeuroVive’s product CicloMulsion®. The final patient was enrolled and treated in the study on 16 February, and the trial will now be followed up for a one-year period, as it finally closes for data analysis. Enrolment of patients to the trial went well, and we’re satisfied with how it has followed our original plan so far,” commented NeuroVive’s CEO Mikael Brönnegård.
NeuroVive Pharmaceutical AB (publ), a leading mitochondrial medicine company, is developing a portfolio of products to treat acute cardiovascular and neurological conditions through mitochondrial protection. These medical conditions are characterized by a pressing medical need and have no approved pharmaceutical treatment options at present. NeuroVive’s products CicloMulsion® (heart attack) and NeuroSTAT® (traumatic brain injury) are currently being evaluated in phase III and phase II studies, respectively. NeuroVive’s research programs also include products for the treatment of anti-viral indications (Hepatitis B/C), brain cell injury in stroke patients, and drug candidates for cellular protection and treating mitochondria-related energy regulation diseases. NeuroVive’s shares are listed on NASDAQ OMX, Stockholm, Sweden.
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NeuroVive Pharmaceutical AB (publ) is required to publish the information in this news release under The Swedish Securities Market Act. The information was submitted for publication on 17 February 2014, at 8:45 a.m. CET.
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