REMEDY PHARMACEUTICALS ANNOUNCES PHASE 2 SEVERE STROKE STUDY RESULTS TO BE PRESENTED AT NEUROCRITICAL CARE ANNUAL MEETING
NEW YORK, September 29, 2015 — Remedy Pharmaceuticals, announced today that results from its severe stroke patient study, GAMES-RP, will be presented in an exclusive session at the Neurocritical Care Society Annual Meeting in Scottsdale, AZ on October 9, 2015. GAMES-RP is an exploratory Phase 2 randomized double blind, placebo-controlled, multi-center study of CIRARA™, a breakthrough drug for acute central nervous system conditions.
The co-principal investigators for the GAMES-RP trial, Dr. Kevin Sheth, MD, chief, Division of Neurocritical care and Emergency Neurology, chief of clinical research, Department of Neurology, Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut, and W. Taylor Kimberly, M.D., Ph.D., the Associate Director of the Massachusetts General Hospital Neuroscience Intensive Care Unit and an Assistant Professor of Neurology at Harvard Medical School, along with J. Marc Simard, M.D., Ph.D., Scientific Founder of CIRARA and Professor of Neurosurgery, Pathology and Physiology at the University of Maryland School of Medicine, will present the findings during a scheduled 75-minute session. Over 1,000 leaders in the neurocritical care field are expected to attend the meeting.
CIRARA is a patented intravenous formulation that can be delivered bedside or even in an ambulance. CIRARA uses a proprietary, patented MPD™ dosing technology.
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