Edge Therapeutics Reports Third Quarter Financial Results
11/1/2016 11:02:59 AM
BERKELEY HEIGHTS, N.J., Nov. 01, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Edge Therapeutics, Inc. (Nasdaq:EDGE), a clinical-stage biotechnology company developing novel hospital-based therapies for the management of acute, life-threatening conditions, today announced financial results for the three months ended September 30, 2016 and recent highlights.
“Our operations are progressing according to plan and we now have multiple sites actively screening patients for our Phase 3 NEWTON 2 study of EG-1962, including many leading academic centers that are high-volume treatment centers for aneurysmal subarachnoid hemorrhage (aSAH),” said Brian A. Leuthner, Edge’s President and Chief Executive Officer. “During the quarter, we held investigator meetings for North American and Israeli sites participating in NEWTON 2, and received positive feedback and strong enthusiasm for the potential clinical benefit of EG-1962 over the current standard of care. In addition, we have commenced patient screening in our cisternal EG-1962 study and are on track for initiating patient enrollment in the fourth quarter of 2016. At the same time, we continue to bolster our management team by adding the necessary leadership and experience that complements the existing Edge team, and strengthens our position to advance our promising portfolio of life-saving therapies toward commercialization.”
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