LA JOLLA, Calif., May 4 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Transdel Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: TDLP), a specialty pharmaceutical company focused on developing topically administered products using its proprietary transdermal delivery platform, today announced that its abstract entitled "Efficacy And Safety Of Ketoprofen 10% Cream In The Treatment Of Pain Associated With Acute Soft Tissue Injuries (Phase 3 Study TDLP-110-001)" was accepted for presentation at the 13th World Congress on Pain to be held August 29 to September 2, 2010 in Montreal, Canada. The poster is to be presented by lead author Dr. Evan Ekman, President of Southern Orthopaedic Sports Medicine in Columbia, SC.
"The upcoming presentation of our data at the world's premier congress devoted to research and treatment of pain is a significant event for our company," said Transdel's Chief Medical Officer, Dr. Joachim Schupp. "We look forward to sharing the full Phase 3 clinical data as it will provide additional insight into the efficacy and safety of Ketotransdel®."
The World Congress on Pain is organized every two years and attracts thousands of the world's leading experts on pain to share their thoughts, research and findings on this critical topic.
About Transdel Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
Transdel Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (OTCBB: TDLP) is a specialty pharmaceutical company developing non-invasive, topically delivered products. The Company's innovative-patented Transdel cream formulation technology is designed to facilitate the effective penetration of a variety of products through the tough skin barrier. Ketotransdel®, the Company's lead pain product, utilizes the Transdel technology to deliver the active drug, ketoprofen, a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug through the skin directly into the underlying tissues where the drug exerts its well-known anti-inflammatory and analgesic effects. The Company intends to leverage its Transdel platform technology to expand and create a portfolio of topical products for a variety of indications. The Company is actively pursuing partnerships with companies to expand its product portfolio for pharmaceutical and cosmetic/cosmeceutical products. For more information, please visit http://www.transdelpharma.com.
The Company cautions you that the statements included in this press release that are not a description of historical facts are forward-looking statements. These include statements regarding: the Company's interpretation of the results of its Phase 3 clinical trial for Ketotransdel®; whether the results from the clinical trial, along with any other clinical trials that may be required by the FDA, will be sufficient to support a 505(b)2 New Drug Approval (NDA) submission; the potential indications for use for Ketotransdel®; the market opportunity for the Company's products; and the Company's ability to complete additional development activities for products utilizing its proprietary transdermal delivery platform. Actual results may differ materially from those set forth in this press release due to the risks and uncertainties inherent in the Company's business, including, without limitation: the outcome of the final analyses of the data from the Phase 3 clinical trial may vary from the Company's initial conclusions; the FDA may not agree with the Company's interpretation of such results or may challenge the adequacy of the Company's clinical trial design or the execution of the clinical trial; the FDA may continue to require the Company to complete additional clinical trials for Ketotransdel® before the Company can submit a 505(b)2 NDA application; the results of any future clinical trials may not be favorable and the Company may never receive regulatory approval for Ketotransdel®; the third parties upon whom the Company relies to conduct its clinical trials may not perform as expected; technological changes or competitive products or pricing may prevent the Company from successfully commercializing its products; and the Company's current need to raise additional funding to complete its product development plans. More detailed information about the Company and the risk factors that may affect the realization of forward-looking statements is set forth in the Company's filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission, including its Annual Report on Form 10-K and its Quarterly Reports on Form 10-Q filed with the SEC. Such documents may be read free of charge on the SEC's web site at www.sec.gov. You are cautioned not to place undue reliance on these forward-looking statements, which speak only as of the date hereof. All forward-looking statements are qualified in their entirety by this cautionary statement and the Company undertakes no obligation to revise or update this press release to reflect events or circumstances after the date hereof. This caution is made under the safe harbor provisions of Section 21E of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995.
SOURCE Transdel Pharmaceuticals, Inc.